Tag: Montreal

The Struts live in Montreal

Today is a big day for the ADDICTED Music Dept. We’re opening our Montreal branch with the addition of Eric Brisson. Eric is a talented photographer, music and film lover. Look forward to his amazing photos coming from La Belle…

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ADDICTED at Osheaga, 3 Days of Canada’s Best Music Festival

Words by Doug Sutcliffe. Photos by Katrina Lat For 2019, Osheaga returns to its old grounds following major re-construction work on Parc Jean Drapeau in Montreal. The result; a larger park with increased capacity at the cost of some less…

40 Years of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal

2019 marked the 40th anniversary of arguably the best jazz and one of the best music festivals in the world. To celebrate, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal in partnership with the new Cultural Policy of the City of…

Thus Owls Share Live Performance At The Phi

Thus Owls put out one of my favourite albums of 2018,The Mountain That We Live Upon. They launched the album last September with a grand multidisciplinary performance at the Phi Centre during Pop Montreal. Keeping with this week’s theme of new, great…

Addicted chats with Toronto rapper Patrik about his new Spadina EP

Montreal born rapper Patrik seems to have Toronto on his mind with his latest EP, Spadina. It’s a title that doubles nicely, referencing the street that intersects the city’s Queen West and Chinatown neighbourhoods while also paying homage to his youth….

We Live Grand – The ultimate dinner with Grand Marnier

We’ve been very lucky to share a wonderful friendship with Grand Marnier over the years we have worked in the media. Really it comes as no surprise. If there’s a brand that always conducts itself with equal parts intrigue and class, Grand…

The sweet synth-pop goodness of The Motion Epic

The Motion Epic is the retro pop project of Montreal singer/songwriter, Pat DiMeo. He released his latest single, Ulterior Motives on Sept. 14th as a lead up to his EP launching on October 26th titled Midnight. The Addicted Music Department…

A Weekend At The Greatest Jazz Festival In The World – Part Two

Part one of this article can be found here. Words and photos by Aron Harris, except Hannah Williams photos ©Valerie Gay Bessette and Ian Anderson photos ©Benoit Rousseau As the festival team works, undoubtedly, right now to produce the 40th anniversary…