Category: News

Call for Vendors for Spring Puces POP 2015


L’appel de candidatures est maintenant ouvert! Applications are now open! (English below) L’appel de candidatures est maintenant ouvert pour l’édition printanière 2015 de la Foire Puces POP, qui se déroulera du 29 au 31 mai à l’église Saint-Denis (5075 Rivard, coin Laurier). Trois fois par année, la Foire Puces POP présente une sélection sans cesse renouvelée d’artistes, de designers et… Read More

  • Olivia Diamond’s SXSW 2015 diary


    Despite everything I was led to believe beforehand, SXSW actually ruled.  How could it not – we celebrated good times with good people and good music for 5 days straight! 5 GOOD THINGS THAT HAPPENED AT SXSW 2015: 1) Realizing that your heavy backpack is unnecessary.  Listening to a wise publicist’s advice to carry only your pass,  cash, and… Read More

  • Sarah Shoucri’s SXSW 2015 diary


    SXSW is known to be a chaotic mess which often leaves many wondering why over 30 000 music participants from 80 different countries systematically trek down to Texas every year to attend this music conference. A few months ago I attended a panel and something suddenly dawned on me: in this age where we are oversaturated with information… Read More

  • POP Montreal is Hiring!


    POP Montreal is Hiring! We have FOUR exciting PAID summer INTERNSHIPS for students available! Festival Printed Program and Ad Sales Coordinator June 15 – August 21, 2015 30 hrs/week 12$ / hr Online Content and Website Coordinator June 15 – September 4, 2015 (possibility of extension) 30 hrs/week 12$ /hr Segment Marketing Coordinator June 15… Read More

  • Tonight! Michael Feuerstack launches new album “The Forgettable Truth”


    Tonight! Don’t miss the launch of ‘The Forgettable Truth’, the new album by favorite local songwriter and ‘national treasure’ Michael Feuerstack. Special guest Laurel Sprengelmeyer will start off the night at Bar le ‘Ritz’ P.D.B. Doors: 8:30 / Show: 9:30 $10 / $12 Co-presented with Passovah  Tickets on sale here!

  • POP Montreal presents POP Shots Episode 1 with Look Vibrant

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    POP Shots is a new series of sessions presented by POP Montreal and hosted by Best Fit and Oh! Canada. The series features exclusive live performances from local Montreal artists. Experimental-pop project Look Vibrant were formed by Justin Lazarus and Matt Murphy. The band have now expanded, adding more harmonies, and more bounce to their… Read More

  • Art POP 2015 – Call for submissions


    Art POP is inviting artists and curators to submit their project proposals and exhibitions for the official program of the next edition of Art POP. Art POP is the component POP Montreal festival dedicated to the visual and media arts. Taking place over five days from September 16 – 20 2015, the next edition of Art POP will present a… Read More

  • Parabola Films is looking for new music!


    New film – New music! What they are looking for: They will be driving across Canada and the US for a two-week documentary film shoot across 13,000km of road. The crew is filled with filmmakers, musicians, and sound artists who would love to listen to music and tracks from independent groups and artists while on… Read More

  • The YMCA du Parc tax clinic is back!


    In collaboration with POP Montreal, YMCA du Parc is once again offering a tax preparation clinic for the year 2014. Applicants must satisfy the maximum income requirements: 25 000 $ for a single person 30 000 $ for a couple 30 000 $ for an adult with a child +2 000 $ for one additional… Read More

  • Third Chilly Gonzales + Kaiser Quartett show announced

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    Big news! Due to high demand for the Chilly Gonzales concerts taking place on April 25th and 26th at the beautiful Théâtre Outremont, we have added a very special third night on Tuesday April 28th 2015. Don’t snooze on this one! Catch the Canadian pianist and entertainer live as he returns with his much anticipated… Read More