Tag: Dead Obies

Start voting: GAMIQ nominations are up

Last night, the GAMIQ – Gala Alternatif de la Musique Indépendante du Québec – released the list of official nominees for this year’s gala, which will be held on Sunday, November 27th 2016 at Le Cabaret Lion d’Or (Tix here).  This year’s…

FME you killed us. But it was all worth it.

After 4 days of craziness, we won’t sugar coat it: we slept for 13 hours straight after coming back from FME – Festival de musique émergente de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue. We’re still not fully back to form. But it was all worth…

NU_MTL DAYBOOK 028 : Brown Baby Brown

Red Hot this summer: Brown. The trio consists of Dead Obies‘ Snail Kid and Jam, from K6A, Jam et P-Dox, Alaclair Ensemble (so you know, right away, it’s going to be gold). But then, add to the mix their papa, Robin…

Polaris: SO many MTL artists on the long list

The Polaris Music Prize, Canada’s most prestigious music award, released Wednesday the nominees’ long list in what can only be considered as the ultimate indie and least accessible main city: Whitehorse, Yukon. More? The big reveal happened at the Yukon Transportation Museum….

Le Festif! announces 2016 festival lineup

Last year, a couple of us decided to be sporadic. So we booked a little motel room and headed out to Baie St-Paul to see what Le Festif! was all about.  We went there expecting to catch a few good…

OUMF : Did someone say block party?

A real block party took place this weekend on St-Denis thanks for the 5th edition of the OUMF Festival.  With artists from here and far (ok, not THAT far…New York and Toronto.) representing all genres, set amongst a multitude of other…

Get your OUMF! on September 10th-12th

Make way for fall music festival time. YEAH! And the instigator of the past 5 year is back and we are blow away by the lineup. OUMF FESTIVAL– or Montreal’s major back to school festival – will take over St. Denis street, between…

What Else To Do During Osheaga Weekend – July 31 to August 2

Osheaga. UGHHHH FINALLY the long-awaited weekend is here. If you’ve got your tickets, HERE is what you need to see. If stumbling around in a sea of people is NOT your thang If you’re NOT attending the big fest, you…