Don’t be boring! If you’ve never been to Ottawa, it’s about time and Arboretum is the place to start. Discover the best of the most innovative and progressive new music, food and arts in the capital city and their “Best Kept Secrets”. You could win 2 passes to the festival, all you have to do… Read More



    Electro-goth group TR/ST come back to Montreal with their latest album Joyland for a night of sweaty non-stop dancing as we all know it!! The party takes off at midnight on September 18th 2014 at Le Late Night Little Burgundy (105 Saint-Viateur O.). Get in a ravey mooood with these TR/ST tracks! Listen to the… Read More

  • Fashion Designers- POP Montreal is looking for you! – CLOSED


    Fashion POP seeks new designers to submit their collections for the chance to showcase at POP Montreal’s Fashion POP competition. The annual event features 6 new local designers showcasing their first collections, vying to win the coveted Young Designer Award. The award prize includes: $1000 cash and a one year online store from Shopify, 2 POP Montreal Super Passes,… Read More

  • Get to know: Mutual Benefit


    Jordan Lee has spent the last few years moving from Ohio to Austin to Boston, and most recently Brooklyn, running the wonderful Kassette Klub label, touring with friends’ groups, and leading an amorphous project called Mutual Benefit, a one-man-band or a sprawling collective, depending on where he is and who is around that day. After… Read More

  • Catching up with: Hailu Mergia & Low Mentality


    “The sound is good… the sound is modern and old fashioned. The melodies are very nice melodies, so because of this, everybody had some kind of…. nostalgia.” That’s how Hailu Mergia describes the sound of his album Hailu Mergia & His Classical Instrument, the most recent release on the Awesome Tapes From Africa label. In… Read More

  • Get to know: Holy Data


    Hard to hate: Alex Cooper, Jordan Robson Cramer, Alexis Dionne and Reg Kachanoski make up Holy Data, new local band with Parlovr and Sunset Rubdown roots. You definitely want to fall backwards into a laid-back hole of cool with these guys. We are excited to hear more from their bank of psychedelic synth pop rock…. Read More

  • Get to know: Ought


    Ought are the newest big breakout, like what you get for eating a large pepperoni pizza, some chocolate and drinking soda, but way better and with no regret. Emerging from the bedroom where they recorded their first EP just a couple of summers ago, they have already received widespread critical acclaim. Now signed to Constellation… Read More