Daily Archives: December 9, 2011


Concert Listings: Dec. 9-15th

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Friday, December 9th 2011

COOL FEST XI This year’s Cool Fest lands on a full moon. The moon will be in Gemini. The sun will be in Sagittarius. All happenin’ at La Brique, more details on the Facebook event page or the Pop Montreal website.


  • Metalux (NYC/Baltimore)
  • O Voids
  • Omma Cobba (Toronto / Sweet Rot Records)
  • Pon De Replay (ex-MTL/now-Toronto, Pleasance records)
  • Man made Hill (Toronto new LP on Pleasance)
  • Simon Delage
  • RAAS (Ottawa / member of the Unireverse)
  • Framboos (QC)
  • The Pederast (Toronto)
Zinc & Copper Works [Robin Hayward: tuba; Patrick Crossland: trombone; Samuel Stoll: cor] avec Ellwood Epps (trompette), Pierre-Yves Martel (viole de gambe), Isaiah Ceccarelli (percussion)@ L’Envers
The easton Ellises, LE Couleur, Pendentif, Ghetto Pony@ Divan Orange
The National, Neko Case, Wye Oak@ Centre Bell
Blood shot bill@ Divan Orange
Ferris Wheel, Nick Kuepfer@ Casa Del Popolo

Saturday, December 9th 2011


  • Screening of Xavier: Renegade Angel
  • Lizmax Yogazone w/ Music by Prime Cuts and Hammond Ri
  • Eternalife (Kyle Fostner)
  • Body Count Dracula (Brian Mitchell, Mat Oxley)
  • Self Surgery (Ottawa / Bruised Tongue CEO)
  • Steve Jr.
  • Frasier Crane
  • DJ battle using sound from VHS tapes only
  • DJ Proud Father vs. DJ Rod Duchamp


  • ISA Christ (NYC)
  • Chansons D’amour
  • Flatgrey
  • United Waters (NYC / member of Mouthus)
  • Gastric Female Reflex (Toronto / Beniffer Editions)
  • Roman Pilates (Toronto / Wintage Records and Tapes CEO)
  • Institutional Prostitution
  • Films by Joshua Bastien & Leyla Majeri

Non-Cool Fest Action:

  • Clap your hands say yeah, Waters@ LA Tulipe
  • No No Zero, Vomit Squad, Deutsche Banks@ Casa Del Popolo
  • Zinc & Copper Works [Robin Hayward: tuba; Patrick Crossland: trombone; Samuel Stoll: cor] avec Amy Horvey (trompette), Rainer Wiens (guitare préparée), Philippe Lauzier (clarinette basse)@ L’Envers
  • John Southworth, Sean Nicholas Savage@ Divan orage 5@7
  • K-os, Dirty mags@dirty Mags@Club soda

Sunday, December 10th 2011

  • La soirée après l’après-midi d’un phon: Isaiah Ceccarelli (percussion) / Alexandre St-Onge (basse) / Vergil Sharkya’ (synthétiseurs, etc.)@ Vergil Reality, 4374 St-Laurent 18h / 6 pm
  • Mamychel, Nelo Chouloute@ Club Balattou
  • Todd Clouser, Indigone Trio@ Casa Del Popolo

Monday, December 11th 2011

  • Innovations in Concert: LE Quatuor Bozzini, Zinc&Copper Works@La Sala Rossa

Tuesday, December 12th 2011

  • Mardi Spaghetti: Nicolas Caloia (contrebasse) / Yves Charuest (saxophone alto) + Subtle Lip Can [Josh Zubot: violons; Bernard Falaise: guitare; Isaiah Ceccarelli: percussion]@ Le Cagibi
  • Lamogoya@ Club Balattou
  • Kalmunity Live Organic Improv@ Bobards
  • Darling Ghost@Casa Del Popolo

Wednesday, December 13th 2011

  • Buddy Mcneil& the magic Mirrors, Sunny duval omme Orchestre@ Casa Del Popolo
  • Karim Medfai Band@ Club Balattou
  • Mercredimusics: Clarineptette [Lori Freedman; Robert Marcel Lepage; Guillaume Bourque; Frank Lozano; Philippe Lauzier; Allan Laforest; Isak Goldschneider: clarinettes]@ Casa Obscura
  • Brahja Waldman & Friends of Freedom + Stefan Christof (piano)@ L’Envers
  • Clotaire Rapaille: Opera Rock@ LA Sala Rossa

Thursday, December 14th 2011

  • DIR en Grey, The Brithday massacre @ Club Soda
  • Preterite, Le Fruit Vert @ Casa del Popolo [FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE]
  • Karp Lives (Screening@ Il Motore
  • The Potholes, Pigeon-hole@Sala Rossa

Azealia Banks

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Azealia Banks

Check out the archives from Venus Radio‘s latest show (all the best music by all the best women for all the best listeners), cuz guest DJ Rachie Hall came in and helped spin and hour’s worth of lady MCs. Listen to it here and check out the track listing below:

  • Queen Latifa Feat. Monie Love-Ladies first
  • Bahamadia and Rah Digga-Be ok
  • Psalm One-Rapper Girls
  • Angel Haze-6’7
  • Cstraps feat. Tospino-Swagalicious
  • Muthoni the Drummer Queen-Mikono Kwenye hewa
  • Tiyiselani Vomaseve-NaXaniseka
  • Unique -War Talk
  • Azealia Banks-L8R
  • Lioness feat. Lady Lashure and Amplify Dot
  • Rainbow Noise-Imma
  • Sima Lee-Trust Nobody
  • Hurricane G.-No More Prisons
  • Keny Arkana-La rage
  • Shadia Mansour feat. M1-El Kofeyye Arabeyye
  • Anita Tijoux feat Invincible-Sube
  • Yoon Mi Rae- ?
  • Isis- Ask a woman

Tune into Venus every week from 12-2pm every Thursday on CKUT 90.3FM or ckut.ca.