The Music Dept picks at city’s live offerings.
Babysitter, Saturday at Brasserie Beaubien
Wednesday, July 24 – Le Trouble, Cheval Fou, Grand Chevy @ Casa Del Popolo
Franco garage-rockers Cheval Fou have delivered before. Predicting casa sweatbox.
Thursday, July 25 – Vasudeva, Gulfer @ Casa Del Popolo
OR MEG Montréal: Human Human, UN, CTZNSHP, Dj Érik Élektrik @ Divan Orange
Gulfer mathrock or UN dark electro bliss-pop.
Friday, July 26 – Helado Negro, Sweet Mother Logic, Saxsyndrum @ Casa Del Popolo OR The Hazelles, Panopticon Eyelids, The Pink Noise @ Brasserie Beaubien
Saxsyndrum plays driving, upbeat dance music that’s much more than dance music. Hazelles show will be a maxed-out blast at the brasserie.
Saturday, July 27 – Babysitter, LVL UP, Harsh Reality @ Brasserie Beaubien OR The Goods @ Sala Rossa
No-brainer pick-of-the-week. NY’ers LVL UP with west-coasters Babysitter and new-born project of CKUT’s own music director JS with Harsh Reality. If you feel more like “swinging” your “hips”, CKUT Programmers The Goods will burn up the dancefloor at Sala.
Wednesday, July 31 – The Moment, Paper Castles, DJ Miracle Fortress, Guests @ Studio Migration
This Montreal supergroup played live on the Montreal Sessions last week and really caught our ear. Long grooves, polyrhythms, and harmonies galore.
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