The Music Dept picks at the city’s live offerings.
The Ketamines play Brasserie Beaubien Saturday, August 31st
Friday, August 30 – Walrus, Sheepman, The Knows, She Divides @ Brasserie Beaubien
Halifax comes to town with psych-rockers Walrus and pop-weirdos Sheepman. pwyc.
Saturday, August 31 – Ketamines, Tough Age, Silver Dapple, Crabe @ Brasserie Beaubien
Legendary pop out-there and never-came-back Ketamines. Silver Dapple. Tough Age. Just look at the lineup. Montréalais math-pop Crabe ties it all together.
Sunday, September 1 – How Sad, Miss Elizabeth, Secret Sun @ Casa Del Popolo
Passovah darlings How Sad launch their new album.
Monday, September 2 – Atomic @ La Sala Rossa
Jazz that describes itself as “part academic lecture, part a fun night out on the town”
Wednesday, September 4 – Esmerine, Matana Roberts, Kingdom Shore @ La Sala Rossa
Pick of the week. Dalmark, the new Esmerine release, is wonderful. Saw Mark from Kingdom Shore play solo last year and it was A+. Esoterics meet old-world soundscapes.
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