Taste of Iceland (Nov 13.-16) will feature Icelandic cuisine by 2014 Nordic Chef of the Year Viktor Örn Andrésson, a free concert at the Horseshoe (with Icelandic artists Uni Stefson, Young Karin, Hermigervill, and Retro Stefson), and a Reykjavik Shorts & Docs Festival at the Royal.Read Article
WEDNESDAY MARCH 27 7pm. Gabrielle Papillon + Laurent Bourque + Ria Mae @ Upstairs Jazz Bar, 1254 MacKay. Montreal-Halifax Indie songstress Gabrielle Papillion will win your heart if she hasn’t already. Accompanied by Laurent Bourque and Halifax folk musician Ria Mae. $15. 8pm. Sigur Rós @ Bell Centre, 1909 avenue des Canadiens-de-Montreal. Icelandic post-rock group… Read More »Read Article
Montreal Hit List: Snoop Dogg + Feist + Sigur Ros @ Osheaga; Honheehonhee + Gesaffelstein @ MEG and more!
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 1ST 10pm. Silver Dapple @ Quai Des Brumes, 4481 rue St-Denis. Osheaga isn’t the only big ticket in town this weekend. The Montreal Electronique Groove festival (better known as MEG) is currently hosting a smorgasbord of nightly shows at venues around Montreal until August 5th. Canadian electro and indie rock acts are showcased, with a smattering… Read More »Read Article
This year’s Osheaga Music Festival has a stacked line up of amazing acts, and some of the set conflicts will induce serious indecision. As a festival veteran, let me impart a few tips: – Seeing a whole set is always better than seeing half of two – Sometimes, it makes sense to choose a set… Read More »Read Article
Kopecky Family Band fill us in on how they came to be, where to hang in Nashville and what being a family is all about
Nashville’s Kopecky Family Band may not share the same bloodlines, but they are most definitely a family in every other sense of the word. What began as a twosome with a mutual appreciation of music back in the Fall of 2007 soon grew to a sextet who’ve been creating music together ever since.Read Article