M FOR Montreal Announces Final Programming
The 11th installment of this festival runs from November 16th- 19th. This year, over 200 industry professionals will flood the city to share their expertise with eager fans with over 100 musicians are expected to play over the span of four days.
Martha Wainwright will kick things off on the 16th at the Rialto Theatre where she will playing tunes from the latest album, Goodnight City. Groenland and Joe Grass will be opening the show that evening. Upstairs at the Rialto Hall, fans will experience the magical melodies of John Jacob Magistery, alongside future star Aliocha and moody songstress Wilsen. Presented by MuchFACT and La Vitrine, you only need one ticket to attend both shows.
New additions to this year’s programming include:
Djette Crème de menthe
Knucklehead + Rude Dowg
Lakes of Canada
Rue de Bois
We Are Wolves (DJ set)
For full list of 2016 performing artists visit here: http://www.mformontreal.com/artists-list/
M for Montreal will present its third edition of the Special SiriusXM Concert benefitting the Garage à musique de la Fondation du Dr Julien on Thursday, November 17 on the 24 Heures scene at Club Soda. The night will feature performances from Busty And The Bass, Brown and Heartstreets. Next door at Café Cléopâtre, Exclaim! Presents Brendan Canning, founding member of Broken Social Scene, Michael Rault, Tasseomancy, and more!
Welcoming over 200 music industry vets from all over the world, M for Montreal aims to foster conversations on the ever-evolving business of music through panels, networking activities and unparalleled live events. Some featured speakers at this year’s festival include Nabil Ayers (4AD, United States), Crispin Hearn (Coda Music Agency, United Kingdom), Robby Morris (Matador Records, United States), and Anika Mottershaw (Bella Union, United Kingdom).
Complete programming, tickets and details available at mformontreal.com.
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