Special Sirius XM Concert at M for Montreal

Mon, 10/20/2014

M for Montreal is proud to announce its exceptional collaboration with the Docteur Julien Foundation, Le Garage à Musique. For its special Sirius XM concert on Thursday November 20th 2014 at Club Soda, all the profits from the show will be donated to Garage à Musique, a social pediatry project which proposes a unique intervention to children and young adultsaged 0-20.

Featuring: Lisa Leblanc, July Talk, Canailles and Le Trouble!

To attend this unique event, and simultaneously support the efforts of Garage à Musique, buy your tickets here!


M @ CMJ Music Marathon THIS Week!

Sun, 10/19/2014

Next week, M for Montreal is heading to CMJ Music Marathon for a last "on the road" stop before our big November event and to present two showcases you won't want to miss if you're in NYC!

On Tuesday Oct 21, we're teaming up with the folks at Panache Booking for a late-night show starting at 12AM and featuring Mystery Lights, O.J Pimpson, Honey, Homeshake and Calvin Love.

Friday Oct. 24, we spend all night at Arlene's Grocery starting at 7PM with a free poutine party followed by a showcases from Lisa Leblanc, Eman X Vlooper, Solids, Heat, Lydia Ainsworth, Tei Shi, The Posterz, a l l i e, Homeshake, Vesuvio Solo and The Muscadettes.

More bands and shows announced at M

Fri, 10/17/2014

A little over a month before M for Montreal's biggest and best edition to date with more than 150 artists playing this year in over 20 venues! As we're quickly approaching the event, we're stoked to announce a second series of artists and shows on sale now.

Lisa Leblanc * BADBADNOTGOOD * Operators * July Talk * Canailles * Le Trouble * Little Scream * The Damn Truth  * The Franklin Electric * Lydia Ainsworth * Sean Nicholas Savage * Tei Shi * Joy Orbison * Betty Bonifassi * Klô Pelgag * Eman X Vlooper * Caravane * The Lovely Feathers * PyPy * DoomSquad * Blood & Glass * Close Talker * Mozart's Sister * L.A. Foster * Antoine93 * Moon King * Seoul * Country * How Sad * James Irwin * Cocobeurre * Eternal Husbands * Receivers * Jack Name * The Blind Shake

The Damn Truth + Caravane + Eagle Tears + Les Deuxluxes
Saturday Nov. 22 at Cabaret du Mile End
Co-presented by Pat. Sandrin
Operators + Seoul + Moon King
Friday  Nov. 21 at La Sala Rossa
Co-presented by Blue Skies Turn Black and Cult MTL
Mozart's Sister + L.A. Foster + Antoine93
Friday Nov. 21 at Le Ritz (Il Motore)
Co-presented by Blue Skies Turn Black
Country + How Sad + The Lovely Feathers + James Irwin + Eternal Husbands + Receivers
Saturday Nov. 22 at La Sala Rossa
Co-presented by Passovah
Close Talker + Guests
Friday Nov. 21 at O Patro Vys
Co-presented by Indie Montreal
Narrative Crows + The Motorleague + The Dying Art
Saturday Nov. 22 at Quai des Brumes
Co-presented by evenko

A First Series of M for Montreal Artists Unveiled!

Thu, 10/02/2014

We are a little less than two months away from kicking off the 9th edition of M for Montreal, which will be taking place from November 19-22, and the organizers are ready to announce a first series of shows. Tickets are available now on! Check out the artist bios here.

M for Montreal is four days and four nights of shows, all more innovative than the other, where Montreal's bubbling scene is put at the forefront. The 2013 edition of M for Montreal gathered
15 000 festival goers, 100 artists, 200 industry professionals from 15 countries, and 20 of the world's most important cultural media. This is no small feat for a festival taking place in November, a usually dead period.

Since 2006, M for Montreal has imposed itself as the reference in terms of predicting national and international music trends. To discover the artists that will be on everyone's lips next year, book your spots now for four days of shows, panels, conferences, and creative meetings. Industry professionals : maximize your international business networking opportunities, right here in Montreal.

Les Sins + Guests
Saturday Nov. 22 at Le Belmont
Co-presented by I Love Neon and SJU
Nils Frahm + Dawn of Midi
Saturday Nov. 22 at Métropolis
Co-presented by Festival International 
de Jazz de Montréal
Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra + 
Lemon Bucket Orkestra
Friday Nov. 21 at Club Soda
Co-presented by Mundial Montreal
Thee Oh Sees + Guests
Saturday Nov. 22 at Le National
Co-presented by Blues Skies Turn Black and Panache Booking
Gazelle Twin + Guests
Saturday Nov. 22 at Divan Orange
Co-presented by Indie Montreal
Elephant Stone + Teenanger + Heat + Each Other + UUBUURRUU
Saturday Nov. 22 at La Vitrola
Co-presented by Heavy Trip
Quintron and Miss Pussycat
Friday Nov. 21 at Divan Orange
Co-presented by Blues Skies Turn Black

My Cabin in the Middle of Paris

Wed, 10/01/2014

M for Montreal, Festival de musique émergente, Francofolies, Osheaga and Meg Montreal, in collaboration with MaMA, invite you October 15th to a day of networking between Canadian and International music industry professionals.

On the menu: lunch, speed-meeting, networking and showcases at Villa Frochot in Paris. Discover the new Quebec and Canada music scene!