Ending off the second night of Pop Montreal 2017. Performing at the late night show at Piccolo Little Burgundy in Rialto was Jessy Lanza and DJ Lady Miss Kier (ex Deee-Lite)
Arbutus Records and Heavy Trip held their Pop Montreal 2017 showcase in Rialto Studio. I only got to see two of the acts which were Doomsquad and Moon King.
Second day of Pop Montreal 2017’s BBQ day show outside Pop HQ. The acts that I caught were The Belle Game, Slight, The Baggios and Zoe Sky Jordan.
Started off Day 2 (September 14) of Pop Montreal by attending a KEXP taping at Breakglass Studio. Performing was Montreal act Napster Vertigo. Really enjoyed this set that had Dan Boeckner introducing the band. Also Basia Bulat is in this band. Music had that art-pop mellow rock vibe to it!!
Over at La Vitrola during Pop Montreal on September 13, 2017. I caught Montreal’s Phern and Olympia/Seattle’s Naomi Punk.
Wake Island, Pelada and Algodón Egipcio performed on the first day of Pop Montreal 2017 on September 13, 2017. Playing outside Pop HQ for a BBQ day show.
Took photos of Halifax’s Mauno during Pop Montreal. This was on September 17th, they just played the night before at La Vitrola. Don’t forget their new album Tuning drops on October 13th via Tin Angel Records and Idée Fixe Records. Tuning (Canada/US) by Mauno
Attended the 2017 Polaris Music Prize Gala at the Carlu in Toronto. The winner this year for best album went to Lido Pimienta’s La Papessa. Wonderful performances by Lisa LeBlanc, Tanya Tagaq, Leif Vollebekk, Feist, Lido Pimienta and Weaves. Check out the photos.
The last day of Pop Montreal 2017. Can’t believe these 5 days went so quickly. Check out the photos
Check out Day 4 photos from Pop Montreal 2017. Hands down that night was Think About Life!