Poster by Kevin Lo for the upcoming double album launch of Brahja Waldman’s Quartet, who will release Cosmic Brahjas and Closer to the Tones. Launch will take place on May 31 at Résonance Cafe, 5175a avenue. du parc, event page.
booklet by Stefan Christoff on Quebec student uprising (facebook event)
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
6pm / free!
Concordia Community Solidarity Co-op Bookstore
2150 Bishop Street, Montreal, Quebec
Le fond de l’air est rouge is a collection of texts about the 2012 Quebec student uprising by Montreal artist and activist Stefan Christoff. Written between spring 2011 and summer 2012, this series of articles includes first hand accounts of the incredible street protests in Montreal and reflections on the student strike within the context of Quebec revolutionary history.
Friday, May 31, 2013
5175a avenue. du parc
Join us for the Montreal launch of a double album by Brahja Waldman’s Quartet - two unique and beautiful recordings exploring contemporary boundaries of music, invoking the creative spirit of art beyond the corporate radar, created by uncompromising musicians who play from the heart.
Le fond de l’air est rouge is a collection of texts about the 2012 Quebec student uprising by Montreal artist and activist Stefan Christoff.
This booklet / zine will be released in April 2013, the first launch event will take place at the Interference Archive in Brooklyn, New York as part of the U.S. premier of Insurgence, a film on the strike by Épopée collective, on Friday, April 5 (event page).
Written between spring 2011 and summer 2012, this series of articles includes first hand accounts of the incredible street protests in Montreal and reflections on the student strike within the context of Quebec revolutionary history.
Published by the Howl! arts collective, this zine brings movement-based reporting originally published online into a physical format. The goal of this zine is to create a piece of cultural documentation on a key moment in Quebec popular history.
Cover design by Nazik Dakkach, tribute to Chris Marker (29 July 1921 – 29 July 2012). screen printed by Jesse Purcell (Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative)
Listen to —isery by Kaie Kellough, featuring Jahsun via Kalmunity Vibe Collective on percussion, from the album Vox: Versus. Kaie is based in Montreal and is celebrated for exploring the sonic boundaries of poetics.
Kaie’s last collection of poetry is Maple Leaf Rag. This track being featured by Howl! was recorded in 2010 at Hotel 2 Tango studios by Radwan Moumneh.
Kaie will be a featured artist at the upcoming Mile End Poets Festival in Montreal, for more information visit mile-end-poets.ca
“G r a v i t y” by A K U A, first single off o n e ’ s c o m p a n y ’ c o l l e c t i o n.
Howl! is sharing this beautiful track in the lead up to A K U A’s performance at Sala Rossa in Montreal on 21/03 with Detroit hip-hop artist Invincible (event page).
Listen to “You Display A Wrathful Form To Subdue Evil” an excerpt from Jean-Sébastien Truchy’s new tape on Digitalis.
Music on this tape explores spiritual tones, “for me it has to do with the relationship between fear, hate and compassion,” writes Jean-Sébastien. Listen and enjoy, Howl! is sharing this beautiful excerpt. Photo is a winter sky in Montreal shot by Thien V.
Striking silk-screen poster for Detroit hip-hop artist Invincible’s concert in Montreal at La Sala Rossa on March 21. Poster design/printing via artist Jesse Purcell via JustSeeds’ Artist Cooperative.
Thursday, March 21, 2013
doors @ 8:30pm
$10 advance - $14 @ door
La Sala Rossa, 4848 St. Laurent
Join Howl! arts collective invites you for an evening (facebook event) of inspiring sounds featuring Detroit based hip-hop artist, educator and activist Invincible!
Opening the night is A K U A, mixing contemporary soul sounds with the experimental edges of electronic music.
Howl! presents this concert in collaboration with the 2110 Centre for Gender Advocacy, extending our concert collaborations featuring women and queer artists presenting ground breaking cultural work while exploring the many intersections of art and activism.