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POP Shots Ep. 4: Country

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Country in name but not in nature, the duo is made up of David Whitten and the shy and retiring Beaver Sheppard, who describe their music as “My Bloody Valentine mixed with Dance Dance Revolution”. As you can see in the video mirrors, mannequins and missing trousers were the order of the day as Country… Read More

  • #SMRTPOP #4: Shazamfest

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    21st Century Vaudeville As a kid, I used to dream about running away to join the circus. Later on, the circus began to seem less likely but the desire to create the kind of spectacle I dreamed of remained. For ten years running, with the help of a great cast of volunteers, family and friends,… Read More

  • Mark it in your calendars!

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    Watch out! The next edition of the Puces POP fair will take place between September 18th & 20th, during the POP Montreal International Music Festival (September 16th-20th)! To stay updated with our latest info, you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter or subscribe to our newsletter! Lots of love, – Puces POP Team

  • Marché des Possibles – Week 2!

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    Marché des Possibles is back for its second week of programming! There’s fun for the whole family in the afternoons with workshops, kids programming and yoga for all ages. The evenings will bring you Urockaoke, and live music featuring Fabricville, The Salivation Army and more! Click here to view more photos from last weeks opening… Read More

  • DESERT BLUES & TEENAGE ROMPS: Film POP season begins!

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    Film POP kicks off its 2015 season with a dynamic duo of summer screenings; both brand new and retro films that ought to surprise and delight even the most hardened cinephiles with a taste for groovy, unforgettable soundtracks. First off on July 2nd, POP is proud to partner up with the Phi Centre to finally… Read More

  • #SMRTPOP #3: Switching from print to digital

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    Talking Head: Thomas Venker, Editor-in-chief at Kaput – Magazin für Insolvenz & Pop When, after some 15 years, I finally left the Editor-in-chief’s chair at Germany’s Intro Magazin, the feelings of cold turkey you hear about hit home pretty much immediately. There I was, waking-up in the middle of the night sweating that I’d missed… Read More

  • POP’s Pan Am 2015 Concert Series

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    In conjunction with the Pan Am and Parapan American games in Toronto this summer, taking place from July 10th to 26th and August 7th to 15th, POP is mega excited to present 3 shows that celebrate artists and music from Central/South America and the Caribbean. Since the games are the world’s third largest international multi-sport… Read More


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    In Calgary for Sled Island? So are we! Sled Island began in 2007 and has since grown into Western Canada’s most anticipated festival, bringing together over 250 local and international acts and artists. Here are our top picks to check out at the festival, from Montreal and beyond! Don’t forget to check out our POP… Read More

  • POP’s guide to NXNE festivities!


    Follow us to “the six” next weekend for the major party that is NXNE! Year after year we just keep coming back for more of the best T.O. has to offer thanks to one of our favorite BFF festivals. Here are our top show picks around the city and don’t miss out on our showcase… Read More