The festival focuses on emerging artists with an emphasis on Canada, but artists from all over the world play. This year's lineup includes Absolutely Free, Corridor, Badge Epoque Ensemble, Just Mustard, Nap Eyes, The High Dials, Ada Lea, Tallies, Bodywash, Odonis Odonis, and more.
This week in the Indie Basement: Simian Mobile Disco's glorious ’Murmerations,’ cult dreampop artist Happy Rhodes, former Auteurs frontman Luke Haines, shoegazers Film School, pop ironists TV Girl, and Montreal synthpop band Paupière.
The 2016 edition of M for Montreal is coming up later this month (November 16 - 19) and the full lineup has been released and includes Spencer Krug’s Moonface, Baauer, Martha Wainwright, Elephant Stone, Nobunny, The Appleseed Cast, Leif Vollebekk, Tasseomancy and more.
Montreal trio Paupière, formed by We Are Wolves drummer Pierre-Luc Bégin, with visual artist Julia Daigle, and actor and composer Éliane Préfontaine, make slinky synthpop with a decidedly French twist...