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POP Shots Épisode #7: Un Blonde

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You won’t believe your eyes! They’re all around your head for the occasion – a super technologically advanced 360° take-home video show with Un Blonde. Watch Jean-Sebastien Audet and the boys play the jangly R&B tune “Look” with special appearance by dancer Sabine Lawless, a performance that took place in December for the 7th installment… Read More

  • Greville Tapes Music Club Vol. II presents Julie Doiron & Nancy Pants!

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    Freshly mastered versions of the inaugural Greville Tapes Music Club session, featuring Art Rock-n-Roll trio Motherhood (Fredericton) and blues harp aficionado Catriona Sturton (Ottawa) are now available on bandcamp: In December 2015, Motherhood & Catriona Sturton were the guinea pigs for the project that Nancy Pants & Julie will embark on. One amazing space, two artists, and four… Read More


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    SYMPOSIUM DIRECTOR DURATION: February 8 to October 7, 2016 STATUS: Contract PURPOSE OF JOB: The Symposium Director will be responsible for programming, organizing, budget management, partnership building, execution and onsite management of the five-day Symposium, (conference) as part of the POP Montreal International Music Festival, September 21-25, 2016. ABOUT POP MONTREAL: POP Montreal International Music… Read More


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    Electronic label Software’s promising new artist and Brooklyn lady GABI will be in Montreal this week, on Sunday January 17th. Touring off her debut album ‘Sympathy’, filled with striking breathy vocals, she will be joined by Montreal producer Bufflo, who brings organically composed electronic music to the table. Tickets are on sale now. In anticipation,… Read More

  • This week: The return of the Nymphets

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    This Friday, big things are coming our way. The (originally from Montreal, now we can’t keep track of them) sweetheart duo comprised of Jared Leon on guitar and Johanna Hedelbro on drums (and both on vocals) return to a crowd that is very pleased to see them again. The Nymphets are a loud punk rock… Read More

  • Happy holidays from POP Montreal!

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    Time to celebrate! The POP Montreal team wishes you all the best this holiday season. We look forward to seeing you at the 15th edition of the festival, taking place September 21 – 25, 2016! xo Our offices will be closed from Monday December 21st to Friday January 1st inclusively.

  • #SMRTPOP 12: How to plan a show with 20+ bands by Passovah

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    How to plan a show with 20+ bands Hello folks! Noah Bick from Passovah here. On the eve of the sixth annual Non-Denominational Passovah Holiday Party (a.k.a. the Passovah Holiday Lovedown), I thought it would be appropriate to share some insight about producing an event that features one million acts playing one after another. This… Read More

  • Screenprinting with The Lost City

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    The Lost City is a limited edition, underground Canadian clothing Brand. It began in the summer of 2011 out of a two-car garage in Ottawa and is now located in Montreal. Designs are made in small batches and also to order, hand printed with traditional silk screen methods on a flat bed table. For how… Read More

  • Behind Rembobines’ imagination

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    Rembobines was born in the head of Véronique (alias Bine), a nurse by profession, but also a fan of DIY! The birth of her daughter submerged her in the world of childhood, this imaginary world, creative, with infinite possibilities! So, armed with tools, Véronique decided to start making toys. Rembobines offers toys that stimulate the… Read More

  • In the workshop with Miyuki Crochet

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    All our items are crocheted by hand in Montreal. Using an array of different fibers for different results: the pieces are unique and timeless. Breathing new life into an old craft our goal is to bring joy to each and every one of our customers. When you put on our handmade pieces we want you… Read More

  • POP Shots Episode 6: BIG|BRAVE

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    Right in the middle of POP Montreal festival week, excitement and chaos filled the air as our POP Shots series continued to be filmed in none other than the storefront of our lovely office HQ. We are excited to finally present the first of five installments from the festival series featuring BIG|BRAVE, in collaboration with… Read More