The 2016 edition of M for Montreal will happen November 16 - 19. Now in its 11th year, the festival/industry conference has also announced its initial lineup, including Martha Wainwright, Spencer Krug's Moonface, Caspian, Hot Chip (DJ Set), The Appleseed Cast, Michael Rault, Bernardino Femminielli, RYAN Playground, Ghostly Kisses and Ego Death. Lots more artists will be announced as things get closer to the fest, and passes/badges are on sale now.

Meanwhile, M's sister festival, the world-music-centric, Mundial Montreal happens concurrently from November 15 - 18 and their initial lineup has just been announced, including Niyaz, The Fourth Light Project, Las Cafeteras, La Yegros, Poirier Migration Soundsystem, Boogat, and Sonido Pesao. Badges are on sale now.