Musician and host Lea Keeley’s weekly event filled a music gap of the pandemic
To ward off the quarantine blues, Montreal open mic host Lea Keeley decided to take the show outside.
Open market serves as an oasis for notable local businesses
Lachine is the borough where Ekaterina Etingin is growing up. “This is my hood,” said the co-owner of Music Capricorne, a record store located on 10th Ave.
Sneakerheads meet to buy, sell, and celebrate the shoes they love
Since the release of the Air Jordan One in 1985, sneaker culture has been on the rise.
Discussing Representation in Music, Montreal’s Response to the Black Lives Matter Movement
“Now more than ever, it is imperative that our presence be known and be somewhat consistent,” said Mags from Strange Froots, a queer Black collective based in Montreal.
Cinema Politica Film Exposes How Canadian Foreign Policies Have Crippled the World’s First Black Republic
In one of the opening scenes of Haiti Betrayed, a Haitian man stands alone outside of the Canadian embassy in the arid landscape of Port-au-Prince, yelling out in frustration.
47th Edition of Festival Moves Online to Celebrate Students’ Work
At the end of every school year Concordia finds itself teeming with art exhibitions, installments, and screenings, the school coming alive to host the numerous projects of its graduating students.
The Fringe Festival Introduces Socially Distanced Programming
As an ode to the festival that never was, the Montreal Fringe Festival has announced This is Not a Fringe Festival, an alternative programming amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Concordia Artist Translates His Experience Working at Movie Theatre Into Visual Art
In this series, Concordia artists profile themselves, offering a window into their inspiration, their process, and their work.
Tying Community Activism with Storytelling in Music and Painting
In early spring I went up to Montmorency metro station to share a tea with Indigenous artist Norman Achneepineskum from Buffalo Hat Singers.
Indies in Local Literary Community Seek Support, Explore Alternative Ways to Provide Their Services
The onslaught of COVID-19 is inevitably hitting small and local bookstores.