A Little Preview of Osheaga 2017
A sneak peek at what kind of local bands will be making an appearance at this year’s Osheaga.
A Review of the Album, Les filles sages vont au paradis, les autres vont où elles veulent
Samuele meshes together blues, indie and rock in her most recent album Les filles sages vont au paradis, les autres vont où elles veulent. Here’s our review on it.
Sadness, Oasis’ Wonderwall, Dad Rock and More
The first day of Osheaga was a little sad. Not sad as in, everything “kinda sucked” sad. No, no, no, it was just fine. Moreso, many of the acts on Friday we’re just objectively sad, and all that raw emotion combined with the rain just made me a little sad by the end of the night. I had also forgotten to pack a raincoat, and my diet of potatoes and beer only was starting to catch up with me
In First Visit to Just For Laughs, Zamata Talks About Her Life, Race, Women’s Issues
On a rainy Monday evening, the Katacombes weren’t filled with punk fans. Instead, comedy enthusiasts amassed to witness Sasheer Zamata’s first visit to Montreal. In her first of three 30-minute sets for Off-JFL, the former Saturday Night Live cast member slayed by offering a completely different side to her television self.
A Review of Woods’ Album Love is Love
Brooklyn-based indie-rock band Woods tries to trump Trump’s message of hate with their own message of love in their latest album.
A Review of Bad Genius at the Fantasia Film Festival
When studying just isn’t doing the trick, why not resort to some planned out cheating schemes? Bad Genius mixes high suspense and humor, making for a knuckle-biting experience.
A Ghost Story Captures its Audience at the Fantasia Film Festival
David Lowery’s independent film A Ghost Story got its Quebec premiere at this year’s Fantasia International Film Festival. Here’s some insight on the film.
A Look at the Rich History of Just For Laughs
What do Saint-Denis Street, the Old Port, and the Quartier des Spectacles have in common? Just For Laughs! These three locations have hosted the iconic Montreal comedy festival since its creation in 1983.
Montreal Comiccon 2017 Goes Off Without a Hitch
2017 Montreal Comiccon boasted a variety of different panels and events, even trying to introduce a touch of horror.
A Review of Tanya Tagaq’s Boundary-Breaking Performance
Tanya Tagaq is a transformative performer. She herself transforms. Her music transforms. And, by the end, her audience transforms.
A Review of Rachel Therrien’s Pensamiento: Proyecto Colombia Concert.
Blending African and Caribbean rhythms with jazz is possible.