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Tonight: Brendan Canning DJ Set

This week has been sensory overload for all local indie music fans with a four day stretch of highly anticipated shows starting Wednesday with Jenny Lewis and staying strong through tongiht’s Broken Social Scene set headlining Cobblestone Live. The afterparty tonight features Brendan Canning, founding member of BSS, playing an eclectic DJ set tonight at…

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Pitchfork Music Festival: Friday

While I’m sad to see it go, Pitchfork Music Festival was without a doubt one of my favorite music festival experiences of all time.  There wasn’t a band all weekend that I was disappointed by, and I was blown away by multiple bands I hadn’t heard before. With a forecast filled with rain and thunderstorms…

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Five Most Anticipated Acts of Pitchfork Festival: Friday

Last year was my first ever Pitchfork Festival experience, and let me tell you, it’s something I’ll never forget.  The bands, the food, the city, and just the overall vibe of the festival, all come together to make one of my favorite music festivals – period.  The Chicago-based music festival boasts phenomenal lineups year after…

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Tonight: Stars

Over the better part of the last decade, Montreal has hosted something of an indie rock renaissance. While a lot of great bands have come from this city, from Arcade Fire to Tegan and Sara to Wolf Parade, there’s been one scene at the heart of Canada’s musical revival and that’s the Arts & Crafts scene….

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