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Pop Montreal Friday Recap: TOPS, Ricky Eat Acid and the upstarts of the evening

Sep 20, 2014

September 19. Pop Montreal has ambitions to be a melting pot of different talents. Last night it was tested.


Pop Montreal Picks: 6 acts to catch on Saturday, September 20

Sep 20, 2014

Complete our musical gauntlet — from virtuosic violinist to former Shagg — and the treasures of Pop Montreal be yours.

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Pop Montreal Friday Recap: Bernice and Mozart’s Sister recontextualize old sounds with new ideas

Sep 20, 2014

September 19: Toronto, Montreal and Calgary rising stars revel in challenging new music.

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Pop Montreal Thursday Recap: Ought, Dories and Hag Face spell a bright future for Canadian rock

Sep 19, 2014

September 18: Against Me! played a victory lap, as a batch of up-and-coming punk and post-punk bands nipped at their heels.

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Pop Montreal Picks: 6 Acts to Catch on Friday, September 19

Sep 19, 2014

Check a name off your bucket list AND see some of Canada's up-and-coming weirdos tonight.

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Pop Montreal Wednesday Recap: Sun Kil Moon, ChuggO and the allure of festival trollgaze

Sep 19, 2014

September 17: A day full of contentious acts and arguments make us wonder if festival acts purposely court controversy to rise above the din.

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Pop Montreal Picks: 6 Acts to Catch on Thursday, September 18

Sep 18, 2014

All Canadian, all good, all stuff you can say you saw later.

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ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Andy Kindler gives us five non-hacky classics

Sep 18, 2014

Before his four-night Alternative Show at Toronto's JFL42 festival, comedy's freest thinker and self-appointed truing stand ran through his ~400 CD collection.

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Pop Montreal Picks: 6 Acts to Catch on Wednesday, September 17

Sep 17, 2014

Sludge metal, otherworldly drone and soul-bearing acoustic ballads on night one of the citywide festival.