Short Artist Profiles


Klaus: Dream Band

Trio Klaus is fuelled by mutual admiration

Upstarts: The Discarded

Family band’s teen sons garage-rock the house

Chilly Gonzales: Composing for solo piano in focused isolation

“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator

Chromeo: Funk From Head To Toe

“Making music to make people happy is a political gesture...

Chances: Passport to the Unknown

Trio integrates different cultures with indie-pop and electr...

Grimskunk: Healthy, Necessary Rage

Band launches ninth album, just shy of 30th anniversary

Mélissa Laveaux: Roots

“All I want is to place Haitian music on a podium”

Amé : Aligning her own stars

A woman who personifies herself through music

Simon Kingsbury: In Simon’s Head

Artist faces his demons on Plaza

Suuns: The Mixtape Spirit

With Felt album, Montréal quartet takes a new turn

Rémi Chassé: Digging his Rock

“I’ll have succeeded when I’m the one people think of,...

Helena Deland: Chants and Whispers

Montréaler touches hearts, turns heads at SXSW 2018

The Beaches: Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival

Fueled by first-person songs of experience

Upstarts: Moscow Apartment

Award-winning duo of 15-year-olds already growing from folk ...

#ComposersWhoScore: Konrad OldMoney plays the (video) game

Gaming music wizard also co-writes with acts from Korea, Pol...

BigDay Music: Songs for any occasion

Making a career out of made-to-order music

Zen Bamboo’s Fountain of Youth

Suburban band has big dreams

Three Québec rap rookies to watch in 2018

FouKi, Marie-Gold, Rowjay sure to draw attention on the scen...

Les Tireux d’Roches : Digging up the treasure

Québec traditional band rescues songs from oblivion, irresi...

Nicole Lizée: Woman Machine

Jan V. Matejcek Award winner fascinated by obsolete technolo...