M For Montreal Announces Fourth Annual SXSW Showcases

posted March 6, 2010

M For Montreal Announces Fourth Annual SXSW Showcases

For the fourth year in a row, M for Montreal is taking its show on the road to Austin, Texas, to bring SXSW festivalgoers the best of Montreal's unparalleled music! La Patère Rose, Lovely Feathers, Parlovr, Beast, Think About Life and We Are Wolves will proudly represent Montreal at the showcase on March 18 at Paradise, 401 East 6th Street. M for Montreal is also proud to present two additional daytime showcases for 2010: Montreal Vs. Toronto on Friday March 19th and the M for Montreal/Brooklyn Vegan official SXSW day party on Saturday March 20th.

For those who prefer not to start the evening on an empty stomach, an opening cocktail will be presented by Bande à Part and attendees can enjoy a delicious free poutine! Be there by 6:30 to enjoy and hear Radio Radio.


Date: Thursday, March 18, 2010

Venue: Paradise (401 East 6th street)

  • 8 PM - La Patère Rose
  • 9 PM - Lovely Feathers

  • 10 PM - Parlovr

  • 11 PM - Beast

  • MIDNIGHT - Think About Life 

  • 1 AM - We Are Wolves

M for Montreal will also present two daytime parties at SXSW: Montreal vs. Toronto on March 19 at the Paradise and a second in collaboration with Brooklyn Vegan March 20, at the Galaxy Room. Full line-up and more details to come shortly!

Montreal vs. Toronto

Always competing for the title of THE Canadian cultural metropolis, Montreal and Toronto will be having a friendly and particularly musical confrontation on March 19. Representing Montreal: Radio Radio and Silver Starling and on the other side of the rink, Little Girls, DD/MM/YYYY and Lights will be carrying the Toronto colors.

Oh and there's free booze and food!

Exclaim.ca and M for Montreal present: « Montreal vs. Toronto daytime party »

Date: Friday March 19, 2010

Venue: Paradise (401 East 6th Street)

  • 12:00:00 Silver Starling
  • 12:30:00 Little Girls
  • 1:00:00 Radio Radio
  • 1:35:00 DD/MM/YYYY
  • 2:10:00 Lights

M for Montreal and Brooklyn Vegan join forces for the best afternoon party!

Because they both know how to throw a great party, M for Montreal and the cultural blog Brooklyn Vegan come together to present the official SXSW daytime party on Saturday March 20. 13 groups will be alternating between two different stages for 5 hours of great live music!

M for Montreal and Brooklyn Vegan present...

Date: Saturday March 20th 2010

Venue: The Galaxy Room (506 East 6th Street)

Main Stage:

  • 12:00 Wye Oak
  • 01:00 Besnard Lakes
  • 01:45 Think About Life
  • 02:30 Holy Fuck
  • 03:15 Voivod
  • 04:15 Andrew WK
  • 04:55 Roky Erickson w/ Okkervil River

Side Stage:

  • 12:30 Jason Collett
  • 01:30 Beast
  • 02:15 Duchess Says
  • 03:00 Suckers
  • 03:45 Plants and Animals
  • 04:30 Local Natives