Posts Tagged ‘ Karkwa ’

Osheaga 2011 – Saturday review with Death from Above 1979, Karkwa, Ratatat

0
August 7, 2011
Osheaga 2011 – Saturday review with Death from Above 1979, Karkwa, Ratatat

Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal – site of Osheaga The Gig: Osheaga 2011 When: 30 July 2011 Where: Jean Drapeau Parc, Montreal, Quebec In One Word: Enthralling It is impossible not to notice the flux of visitors who have traveled to Montreal for the fest. The city’s main subway terminal is full of...
Read More »

Karkwa win the 2010 Polaris Music Prize – Les Chemins de Verre is the first French-language album to win

3
September 20, 2010
Karkwa win the 2010 Polaris Music Prize – Les Chemins de Verre is the first French-language album to win

Montreal’s Karkwa are the surprise winners of the 2010 Polaris Music Prize. The Quebec band beat off competition from the likes of Broken Social Scene and Tegan and Sara, with being Les Chemins De Verre being named the top Canadian album of 2010. It is the first time a francophone album...
Read More »