Montreal Hit List – January 13 – 16, 2011. Igloofest 2011, Maisonneuve Winter Launch, Snow Soccer and more!

January 13, 14 & 15, 2011 Igloofest 2011 Opening Weekend @ Jacques-Cartier Pier Parka? Check. Hip Flask? Check. Neon toque? Check. Igloofest 2011 kicks-off their fifth annual, three-weekend-long outdoor rave! Our favourite DJs bundle up for hours of dancing! Seth Troxler, MiniCoolBoyz and Stanton Warriors headline this weekend’s event. $10 in advance. 6:30pm to midnight.… Read More »

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Montreal Hit List, September 15-19

WEDNESDAY Resonances Vernissage @ Eastern Bloc In their first collaborative installation, entitled Resonances, Montreal artists Emily Gan, Sabrina Ratté and Michael Shu delve into the nature of constructed landscapes, textures, and reflected surfaces. Vernissasge Wednesday the 15th, 5:00pm – 8:00pm. Show runs until Saturday the 18th. Eastern Bloc – 7240 Clark (Métro De Castelneau).  

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Outdoor Cabaret Wows the Crowd at Divers/Cité

Divers/Cité, “la fête gaie de Montreal,” starts up today with week’s worth of free (and not-so-free) events. Not to be missed is 1, Boulevard des Rêves, an outdoor cabaret extravaganza featuring performances by Andrée Watters, Coco Thompson, Gardy Fury, Térez Montcalm and others. For the last ten years, 1, Boulevard des Rêves organizer and MC Marleen Menard has welcomed Quebecois artists of all… Read More »

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Montreal Hit List June 16 – 20

WEDNESDAY  The Stills & Coeur de Pirate @ Les Francofolies    Quebecoise pop star (and former underage nude model) Beatrice Martin, a.k.a. Coeur de Pirate joins Montreal indie darlings the Stills for a much-anticipated free outdoor concert at les Francofolies. With Dumas, Tricot Machine & Jimmy Hunt.    Free. 9pm. Espace Ford Stage – Corner Jeanne Mance & de Maisonneuve.    THURSDAY   … Read More »

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Montreal Hit List May 26 – 30

by Heidi Craig Wednesday Hot Humping/Hot Pink Fundraiser @ Playhouse Tonight, Playhouse hosts a fundraiser for two very sexy Fringe Festival shows, Hot Pink & Dry Humping. Live music from Athena Holmes, Subject Object, Flora Poste, Marie Desneiges-Stockland, Elgin Skye and Commodore 84. Stand-up comedy by Mike Paterson, Jason Devine & Jessica Salomon, contemporary dance… Read More »

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