Tag: montreal

Contest: Win VIP Tickets to Bakermat’s “Good Vibe Tribe” Tour

This weekend saw the start of Dutch DJ/producer Bakermat’s “Good Vibe Tribe” tour. The tour sees the “Living” beatmaker bringing his Circus-themed show across North America, an innovate live performance that often features live instruments and intoxicating sounds . Today, we’re giving you the opportunity to see the “Good Vibe Tribe” tour live with a unique viewing experience. In conjunction with New City Gas,… Read more →

Review: Thundercat Leaves Montreal Love-“Drunk”

At precisely 10:15pm yesterday evening, Thundercat took the stage at Montreal’s Société des arts technologiques for what was soon to be an unforgettable evening. This was my third time seeing the Brainfeeder bassist live. The first two were held at far more intimate venues (read my review of the second show here). There is a lack of intimacy, but it is also nice… Read more →

Montreal’s Vikki Gilmore Releases Heartwarming “My Song” Video

19 year-old singer/songwriter Vikki Gilmore has released “My Song”, the second music video in support of his debut EP, “Where You’re From”. Directed by fellow Montrealers Justine Costello and Julia Kozak, the video complaints Gilmore’s warm and breezy texture through a story of summer love. Ahead of the release, we spoke to Gilmore about the song, along with what is yet… Read more →

Kaytranada’s “99.9%” Wins 2016 Polaris Music Prize

Tonight, Haitian-born Montreal producer Kaytranada was crowned winner of the 2016 Polaris Music prize for his exceptional debut album, 99.9%. Each year, the Polaris Music prize awards $50,000 to the greatest body of work by a Canadian musician based solely off the quality of their music, thus disregarding genre, publicity, record sales, etc. The prizewinner is determined by a nationwide collective of journalists (who… Read more →

Radiohead Expected to Headline Osheaga

The 2015 edition of Montreal’s Osheaga Music and Arts Festival was one for the books. For their 10th edition, the Evenko-organized fest pulled out the big guns, recruiting alumni performers Florence + The Machine, Kendrick Lamar (featuring special guest Yasiin Bey) and The Black Keys as headliners. It was truly one for the books. With such an amazing edition of… Read more →