Category: Recent

Leif Vollebekk Unveils New Video for “Elegy”

Beloved Singer Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Leif Vollebekk is releasing his new album, Twin Solitude, in February. Though we’re still a little while away from the much anticipated work, Vollebekk has teamed up with filmmaker Kaveh Nabatian to create a video for the first…

$7000 and a chance to play Le Festif!

Le Festif! has quickly become one of our most cherished summer traditions: a week-end of music, an opportunity to discover new talent and the fact that it’s in beautiful Baie. St. Paul is just the cherry on top of the Sundae. Though the festival…

Music is for Solace

Lost late thoughts on the last edition of M for Montreal  How have you been ? I have been good. But I do miss writing about music. And it’s not desire which was lacking. We don’t need to acknowledge how…

The Last Waltz 40th Anniversary Celebration: Corona Theatre

Back to back Friday evenings spent at the Corona Theater and I couldn’t have asked for a better concert to attend. The Last Waltz 40TH Anniversary Celebration showcased a remarkable display of Canadian showmanship. With help from Canadian artists including Montreal’s Shane…

GAMIQ #11 celebrates the best of the best… with a few surprises!

The 11th annual GAMIQs took place last night to once again reward those who excel in the music industry, but fall through the cracks of the mainstream media. Galas are dreadfully lengthy and to turn it in to a party, performances…

Mangy Pride + The Damn Truth: SOLD OUT

To begin with, this was the first concert I attended at the Corona Theatre and I have nothing but kind words to say about it. The original exterior arch followed by visually stunning interior balconies and ceiling moldings just screams…

Dear Criminals team up with 180 students to record EP

Anyone who happened to walk by L’Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste (corner Rachel and St. Denis) last Wednesday must’ve wondered what the heck was going on: there was an INSANE lineup. Here’s your answer: Dear Criminals, the local trio made up of Frannie Holder, Vincent…

Mangy Pride + The Damn Truth: Live at The Corona Theatre

Mangy Pride – Opening Act What do you get when you decide to record an EP inside of an actual bomb shelter located in Gilly, Switzerland? Psychedelic rock fused with blues and soul. It seems like a mouthful, but Montreal’s performer…

M for Montreal 2016 Festival Guide

November is one of the most dreaded months of the year.  There’s probably one thing keeping us music aficionados from fleeing the city, and that’s the annual M for Montreal festival.  Again this year, you won’t be sorry for sticking around town:…

MTL à Table starts this Thursday

It’s 5 years running and has already become one of Montreal’s finest traditions. Montréal à Table, or restaurant week (more like 10 days actually) is back with a whopping 150 restaurants participating in offering a  select three course meal for $21,…