This week (Sept 29-Oct 3) I will be attending the 9th annual Pop Montreal Festival. This year’s line-up is eclectic from previous years. But there are great acts that you should definitely see this years. Here is a list for the week (It might change during the course at the Festival)
There was a live performance on Sparks Street on September 25, 2010 It was part of CultureDays.ca taking place all over Canada. The show was broadcast on CBC Radio One’s Bandwidth, with host Adam Saikaley. The acts that played were: Hilotrons Renee Yoxon The Peptides
It was a indie pop night at Mavericks on September 23, 2010. Playing at the show were: Winter Gloves Ennuie Street Meat It also happened to be a album release show for Winter Gloves which they dropped their second album All Red (Review, click here).
After the DVAS show at Zaphods. I headed with Sam Everts up to Mavericks for another show. It happened to be Ottawa’s The Weathermakers CD Release show and Young Rival was the headliner. It was someone last minute for Young Rival to play a show in Ottawa considering at the moment they are touring with …
It was a interesting September 18th night at Zaphod Beeblebrox. Playing wereL DVAS Fire and Neon Noah
UPDATE: CLICK HERE!!!! No! They didn’t win! Here is part nine of a ten part on reviewing the 2010 Polaris Music Prize shortlist nominees. This time it is Tegan and Sara with Sainthood.
Wow! It was a wonderful September 17th evening at Raw Sugar Cafe. Playing at the show were: Forest City Lovers Loon Choir *Photos on the wall are by Becca Wallace.
UPDATE: CLICK HERE!!!! Here is part eight of a ten part on reviewing the 2010 Polaris Music Prize shortlist nominees. This time it is The Sadies with Darker Circles.
It was a wicked fun sweaty sold out show at Babylon on September 15, 2010. Playing at the show were: Caribou The Russian Futurists
UPDATE: CLICK HERE!!!! Here is part seven of a ten part on reviewing the 2010 Polaris Music Prize shortlist nominees. This time it is Radio Radio‘s Belmundo Regal.