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Oh man, do we have some seriously good news to share with you. Our second wave of artists was announced this morning and we’ve been buzzing ever since!!! Highlights include Tim Hecker, Lee Ranaldo (of Sonic Youth!), Braids, Suuns & Jerusalem in My Heart, The Besnard Lakes, Viet Cong, The Barr Brothers, Vieux Farka Touré,… Read More

  • Food Truck Fridays!

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    Every Friday from now until August 7th, food trucks will be open for lunch from 11am – 4pm, parked on Casgrain next to the Marché des Possibles. This is a perfect way to start your weekend early, with new food trucks being added each week! This Friday July 10th, you can find Nouveau Palais’ Winneburger… Read More

  • Marché des Possibles – Semaine 4!

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    The days get hotter and the fun continues! This week we’ve teamed up with CKUT and PASSOVAH to bring you two showcases of eclectic music on Friday and Saturday evening! Our daytime programming includes yoga, pilates, workshops for kids, a guided tour of the Mile End presented by Mémoire du Mile End, plus a variety… Read More

  • #SMRTPOP 5: Festival Hillside

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    Hillside: An Innovative Island When enough people visit your town to play music and leave describing the experience as one of the most enjoyable and heartening that they’ve ever had, you take notice. At first, there’s not much to do with that information; you feel good about your city and try not to take its… Read More

  • POP Montreal is hiring!

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    Interested in fashion or clothing designers? Looking to gain experience in event management? We’ve got just the thing for you! POP Montreal is looking for a new Fashion POP coordinator. For a complete job description, click HERE.

  • POP Montreal at The Urban Forest

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    POP Montreal and McCord Museum are teaming up to bring you free performances from local artists! Join us every Wednesday from now until August 26th at noon at the Urban Forest; a peaceful and entertaining haven in the heart of downtown Montreal! Located at Rue Victoria, entrance at Sherbrooke Ouest and Président-Kennedy! Click here for… Read More

  • 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