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Akram Moussa

Akram is a 26yo living in Montréal. After visiting Sziget Festival in 2014 (and 2015, and 2016), his love for live music started ascending and is yet to peak. His favorite bands are Arcade Fire, Radiohead, M83, Big Thief, Beach House, Sufjan Stevens...
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Live music is back in Quebec!

Since the start of summer, optimism has been on the rise in Quebec's cultural scene for a return to normal. Cases and hospitalizations fell fast and are now stagnating at a low non-threatening point;...

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Nuits d'Afrique 2021 was a masterpiece of creativity and adaptation. Despite the obstacles, the organization managed to deliver a unique program and was present on all fronts: online, indoor and outdoor. The online part...

Nuits d’Afrique 2021 reveals its lineup

Nuits d'Afrique just revealed the program of its 2021 edition. From 6 to 18 July, more than twenty bands and artists will perform on many stages (including three indoor venues), spreading world music to...

Five Montreal festivals likely to take place in 2021

Montreal 2021 festival season is as uncertain as last year. With all the information that we know coupled with some possible scenarios, we selected five festivals that might actually take place this summer. The vaccine...

Rediscover Arcade Fire – EP

Arcade Fire - EP is often overlooked. While it may only look like a prelude to their greatness, it has more worth than that. Rediscover the seven tracks and get glimpses of what will...

Discover five unreleased Big Thief songs

Big Thief published a video of Adrianne Lenker performing a new song, 'Simulation Warm'. Throughout the years, the American quatuor has never been shy of performing unreleased songs in concert. Some become studio versions,...

Five Canadian acts to discover at Wavelength Winter 2021

Wavelength Music is at the center of Canada's alternative music scene. Their winter festival is a great way to discover acts that will shine through the next year. In the following two weeks, a...

Igloofest 2021: five virtual performances in iconic Montreal locations

Igloofest 2021 will be streamed online for everyone to enjoy. While the (local) lineup is diverse and strong, what also stands out are the locations where the performances take place. The winter festival takes...

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