Category Archives: Music

orientalys

Orientalys Festival 2014

Head on down to the port this long-weekend (August 29 to September 1) and you might wonder if you are still in Montreal. The 2014 incarnation of the Orientalys Festival…

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Nuits d’Afrique Festival, 2014

Take a trip to Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America without leaving Montreal from July 8 to the 20th by visiting the Festival Nuits d’Afrique, 28th edition. The free fun takes place…

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13th Longueuil Festival International de Percussions

Beginning Sunday, the 6th of July and running through to Sunday the 13th, the Festival international de Percussions (FIP) in Longueuil is much more than a week of drum-banging. This year,…

francofolies

Les Francofolies, 2014

The biggest music festival in the French-speaking world – Les Francofolies de Montreal is a bounty of  French-language music – rock, country, hip hop, folk and more – from Quebec, Canada…

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Laval Firefighter’s Fest, 2014

2 days of fun and excitement at Laval’s Centropolis this weekend at the Laval Firefighter’s Festival. On Saturday, May 31, the fun starts at 10 AM with the antique fire…

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Festival Acces Asie 2014

Today marks the opening of the 2014 edition of festival Acces Asie, an annual Montreal fest that might be considered the opening act of the city’s festival season. Acces Asie…