Amazing promoters of the Montreal music industry, M for Montreal brings some of the most Euro-flavoured bands our town has on offer to rock the Euro-halls of Brighton’s Great Escape Festival - check ‘em out UK! Plus check out some music videos and interviews below, and more over on Indyish Video.
** M FOR MONTREAL IS OUT TO CONQUER THE BRITS! **
On Saturday, May 16th at The Arc in Brighton as part of The Great Escape 2009
After a conspicuous showcase and a daytime party at the latest South by Southwest edition in Austin, TX, M for Montreal is now flying overseas just in time for The Great Escape festival. The city of Brighton in England should be ready to be blown away by Montreal’s talent when Duchess Says, We Are Wolves, Beast and Karkwa will hit the stage at The Arc (160 Kings Road Arches) on Saturday May 16th starting at noon. (...)
Karkwa is one of the most-appreciated bands in Quebec right now. And it’s now time for France to fall for their sophisticated rock music. The group just came back from a European tour last month to promote the release of their excellent album Le volume du vent in the Hexagone.
Check out some surprisingly acoustic Karkwa… but don’t get used to it: