Tag: Montreal

Montreal’s Fleece Sashay Their Pop-Rock Threads at Toronto’s Velvet Underground

Fleece, the young, high-powered psych-rock quintet from Montreal, seamlessly blended elements of pop, grunge, and psych-rock to a spirited crowd at Toronto’s Velvet Underground. Touring their latest album Stunning & Atrocious, the energetic set felt like a vintage affair. Not…

Hometown Heroes Franklin Electric Dazzle in Montreal

Montreal’s Franklin Electric released their new EP, In Your Heart. To launch it, the indie-folk quartet played to a sold-out crowd at MTELUS. Our Montreal contributor, Eric Brisson was there to capture the event among a couple of thousand happy…

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…

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…