Tag: Rock

Why a weekend at LeFestif! is so worth it

It has been a week. Exactly. To the hour. It’s been a week since we texted each other in excitement on our way to the 8th edition of LeFestif! : “OMG, J’ai trop hâte!!!” Every year, I get a call…

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…

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…

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…

Po Lazarus – What a Way to End the Night

On September 23rd, Po Lazarus took the stage by storm at Club Lambi and officially launched their debut album, Ways To End The Night. I walked into the venue with great anticipation, and I was not disappointed. Their modern approach to…

The Tall Shadows’ Rock Orchestra

I Shall Not Be Moved, the new album from Tall Shadows, is like a beaming smile on a brilliantly awkward teenager: “There’s a lot of weird shit going on,” admits vocalist and songwriter Owen Fairbairn, “[There are] little time changes…

Sunflower Bean: Planting Seeds

Meet Sunflower Bean. The most exciting band to come out of New York in years, Brooklyn’s Sunflower Bean have been blowing away audiences across the US and UK with a spacey blend of ethereal vocals and psychedelic guitar crunch. They’ve…

Jesse Mac Cormack: The Best To Come

Jesse Mac Cormack is a prolific musician and gifted producer. A long-time runner in the local scene, the young musician has also recently been signed to the highly-regarded indie label Secret City Records, also home of hero acts such as…

Bud Rice Releases Toxic Wonder

Last month, after much anticipation, Bud Rice released his debut album, Belfast, and things have been anything but slow for the Montreal native.  The singer-songwriter has been making significant strides in the Canadian music scene, developing an eclectic rock sound that is…