Screening of Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai at Centre Phi on July 2, 2015 at 20h. Screening will be followed by a conversation with Mdou Moctar, Tuareg blues legend and star of the film. Do not miss!
Dead Moon’s songs are full of in-between places: twilight zones, graveyards, unknown passages, and mystery zones. Their music occupies a borderland between the past and the present. With hooks from sixties rock n’ roll tied to the sonic rawness of punk rock their songs alternate between fist-pumping bangers and heartbreaking ballads. Dead Moon inhabit a place entirely their own, off in a wilderness where few bands have managed […]
De l’avant-gardiste jazzwoman Matana Robert au tandem sax-violon que forment les célébrissimes montréalais Colin Stetson et Sarah Neufeld en passant par le goth rock expérimental de la chanteuse Zola Jesus, voilà l’occasion de pagayer sur un torrent de fluides apparemment disparates : punk, doom metal, grunge, post-rock, bruitisme, bidouillage électronique, sound art, indie, free jazz, musique contemporaine et plus encore.
For a festival that surveys the constantly mutating outer limits of music, it’s reassuring to see how much has stayed the same for Suoni Per Il Popolo as it reaches the halfway mark of its second decade.
The focus remains on the exploratory and improvisational, with artists stretching the elastic properties of rock, jazz and classical.
Photo: Pedro Ruiz Le Devoir
« Notre intérêt est vraiment dans la musique d’avant-garde et expérimentale », explique Peter Burton, directeur général du festival Suoni Per Il Popolo.
Le festival montréalais Suoni Per Il Popolo (SPIP), qui met en avant la musique expérimentale et d’avant-garde, franchit cette année le stade des quinze années d’existence, ce qui est peu banal quand on se bat pour des artistes proposant des oeuvres pas toujours accessibles aux non-initiés. […]
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Tuesday, February 17th, Casa del Popolo,$8, 8:00pm
Friendly Rich, is a Canadian vanguard music composer/musician from Brampton, Ontario. Rich has composed background music for three seasons of MTV’s The Tom Green Show. Since 1994, he has recorded exclusively for his own eclectic record label, The Pumpkin Pie Corporation.. Friendly Rich is the founder and director of the Brampton Indie Arts Festival, an annual event which promotes underground artists, held in […]
Maica Mia’s “Wish” // A 16mm black & white Bolex film by Lorrie Edmonds, Jasmine Durand and Jessica Nelson
A 16mm black & white Bolex film by Lorrie Edmonds, Jasmine Durand and Jessica Nelson Starring Maica Armata Lighting by Jessica Nelson and Alex Turcot St-Laurent © 2014 all rights reserved by the authors/ producers of this work for Concordia University – COMS 284/4 music: “Wish” composed and performed by MaicaMia © 2014, from the album “des era” thank you Steve Guimond, Peter Burton, Julie […]