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Osheaga 2018 in photos

When in Montreal, you are never short of things to see, do, eat, or drink. That said, the weekend of August 3th–5th has something unique, namely the three-day music and visual arts festival, Osheaga. It’s appeal has grown, given the magnitude of the festival and the number of local and international artists it hosts. One of its many attributes is that the […]

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Osheaga 2016 in Photos

Osheaga 2016 in Photos

Montreal’s 3-day music and visual arts festival, Osheaga, was held July 29th through 31st. With this year’s sold-out event showcasing over 100 international acts, there was ample opportunity to take in a favourite band or discover someone new. The festival showcased numerous musical genres including up-and-comers, of-the-moment musicians, and sought-after, top-tier talent, which included headliners  Radiohead, Lana Del Rey, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. […]

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Preview of Osheaga Music and Arts Festival – 2016

Preview of Osheaga Music and Arts Festival – 2016

For over a decade, summer heralds the arrival of Montreal’s famed 3-day music and visual arts festival Osheaga. Now in its 11th installment, it brings music lovers from far and wide to Parc-Jean Drapeau on Ile Ste-Hélène. Last year, over 135,000 people took part in the event. The festival includes six stages (River, Mountain, Green, Valley, Trees and Zone Picnik Electronik) […]

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Rendition, episode 15

Rendition, episode 15

The day after Thanksgiving means two things – Black Friday sales and the start of the perpetual playing of Christmas music. If you’re looking for some music to energize you as you wait in the long queues or to have a change of pass from the umpteenth version of “Silent Night”, we have some music that fits the bill. On […]

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ACL Festival Recap – Day 3

ACL Festival Recap – Day 3

Here is our last ACL Festival Recap post. Sunday was the last day for the ACL Festival and the end of two pretty great weekends. Sunday was another great day of quality bands that all played before 5pm. There were also a couple of surprise stand out performances we were excited about. Sunday was probably the hottest day of the […]

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Cover Back Thursday – “Can’t Feel My Face” by BØRNS (The Weeknd)

Cover Back Thursday – “Can’t Feel My Face” by BØRNS (The Weeknd)

So The Weeknd has skyrocketed to stardom over the past few years and it probably didn’t hurt that Tom Cruise had a lip sync version of this track on The Tonight Show earlier this summer while promoting the latest MI flick. Enter BØRNS (aka Garrett Borns) and he has just provided a simplistic yet stellar cover of The Weeknd‘s Can’t […]

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SXSW Picks – Tuesday 3/17

SXSW Picks – Tuesday 3/17

We shared our top-20 SXSW picks two weeks ago, which is definitely a hard task with how many great bands are in Austin this week. Today, we look at some bands to see as well as some very awesome day and night showcases that you do not want to miss. We decided on a few choice bands in the evening to […]

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