Tag: M for Montreal

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…

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:…

NU_MTL Daybook 023 – The Legendary Dears

Dear to my heart is the hardest-working indie band of this town, rocking me through teenage years and adulthood, putting into words and music my thoughts of  joy, distress, anger, love and power, bringing comfort and life. The Dears, living…

Huge Edition of M for Montreal this November

Well it’s already been 10 years since the showcase festival has set its roots. No one knew then that the 7 bands in 2 venues back in 2006 would grow into over 200 music industry reps and 100 local and international…

POP Montreal – Our Top 10 Shows

Let’s get straight to it, shall we? This year’s POP Montreal festival was, in our opinion, the very best one yet.  Earlier this year, we spent some time at similar festivals like CMW and NXNE, finding them ok (at best), leaving…

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…

NXNE: Our guide to the 2015 Festival

Ok, we’re not going to lie, it seems as though North by NorthEast took a small hit from last year’s ridiculous radius clause and paid for it.  But, fear not, it is still a serious time for Toronto, with free shows happening…

Montreal Gets a Little More Seoul

For those of you that don’t know, Montreal’s homegrown band Seoul, will be playing at bar Le Ritz, on April 16th. Part of the M for Montreal‘s ultra talented lineup, this smooth sailing dream-pop quartet, have been busy these past…

In-Depth Interview: Kandle and everything music… almost.

This whole thing started at M for Montreal. I can not tell you how often I was approached with this crucial question: ‘’Hey, are you Kandle?’’ No. No I most definitely am not. Unfortunately *tear rolling down my cheek*. This…