Tag: Pop Montreal

Pop it like it’s hot: a babely restrospective

A conversation in speed reviews and impressions between two friend-writers.  Christelle Saint-Julien: How was your Pop Montreal ? It’s your first experience covering, right ? Fiona Schlumberger: Yeah, it was my first time covering the festival! I’ve volunteered a few times…

POP is (almost) upon us. Start planning.

All right, here we go.  5 days of music fun is fast approaching with tons of shows to check out.  Actually, “an overwhelming amount” is a more fitting term, as it gets a little hard to grasp all that is…

Day Party and Brunch at Divan Orange

There is NOTHING better than heading to a nice brunch after a night, nay, a FEW nights of partying, all while keeping that festival buzz alive.  Luckily, Indie Montréal has teamed up with Pop Montreal to offer you just that: a Day…

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…

POP Montreal – Your 2015 Festival Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year folks.  POP Montreal is kicking off it’s annual festival from September 16th through September 20th, 2015. I look forward to this week all year long.  It represents the end of great summer…

What’s Up This Weekend? July 17-19 Edition

FRIDAY La Cuvée d’été | Place Émile-Gamelin @3pm FINALLY. After lightning our winter days with the past 3 (successful) editions, La Cuvée will attempt to hold the event during the warmer season. Preeeeetty sure it will hit a new attendance…

Marché des Possibles: Full Schedule HERE!

The opening party for the Marché des Possibles (MDP) is tomorrow! The 2015 season of Mile-End’s most popular market is unveiling its complete summer programming, bringing back some of the favorites and adding a slew of goodies, all FREE, fun…

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…

Pouzza Fest 2015 – What We Think You Should See

It’s safe to say that summer is well on its way to Montreal, finally! And what better way to kick things off then by attending the Pouzza Fest 2015, this weekend May 15, 16, 17. Montreal’s very own Punk Festival has…

Here’s What You Should Really Check Out During CMW 2015

You know it, I know it: Summers are for road trips. And what better way to start off the season than by heading over to Toronto sometime between May 1st and 10th to check out one of the city’s best festivals:…