Category: Festival Guides

M for Must See Shows of 2014

When talking about the M for Montreal festival, SXSW‘s Brad First puts it best: “I’ve never seen bad. I’ve seen good, I’ve seen great, and I’ve seen Oh My God.” M for Montreal is a festival that brings together people from…

NU MTL goes to NY!

Returning for a 14th edition, The CMJ Music Marathon never fails at gathering the best of all ‘now’ music for a five days heavy frenzy in New York city. Held through Oct 21-25, we count proudly count on Montreal representatives…

POP Montreal 2014: Musical Showcase

POP Montreal is an international music festival which takes place around the city, on an early fall backdrop. I’ve nostalgically been watching outdoor performances of the festival’s previous years, and the autumn colours had already been visible on the mountain. …

Your Summer Guide to Passovah’s Summer Fest

Even though the summer of festivals is slowly coming to an end, there are still a few of them left that we absolutely need to enjoy before the weather starts cooling down.  Next up, Passovah Summer Festival. This is the third…

A Pop MTL Sneak Peek: Who's playing?

Pop Montreal, the festival, has been rocking the city of Montreal for over 12 years now.  It marks the end of the summer, the start of school and for some, the best week of the year. The good Pop folks released a…

MEG Festival Celebrates its Sweet 16th Birthday

Montreal and music festivals go together like a bagel and cream cheese. A perfect combination we just can’t get enough of. Now, throw electronic into the mix and it would be like adding smoked salmon to that delicious bagel, making something good even…

Your N_XNE 2014 Music Guide

Amidst all the things that come with this time of year (Game 5, lifetime NBA bans, serious Lacrosse rap feuds, and the like), we the north nearly forgot about the other thing that creeps up around this time: North by…