Pop Montreal Announces Free Shows and Schedule

This year, POP will include a series of free shows from September 19th to the 21st at Mission Santa Cruz, brought to you by Converse. The headliners for these shows are DAM-FUNK, HOT SNAKES and AUSTRA. There are no tickets for these shows: people need to get there early, POP SUPER PASS holders are guaranteed entrance if they show up when doors open. In other free exciting news, SiriusXM will present a free show on Wednesday September 19th at La Tulipe featuring Montreal indie darlings STARS and Toronto new wave diva Diamond Rings. Space is limited for this show: SiriusXM will be giving away tickets please check out the POP site for more details. A limited number of POP passes will also allow you entry to the show so show up early.

We are also releasing our full schedule with more than 400 artists. FOUR HUNDRED! New additions include Hollerado, Sex Life, Lila dit ça, Les Ducs du Hasard, Da Pink Noise, Prince Innocence, Majical Cloudz, UN, Ain’t No Love, ‘ a k u a ‘, Dusted, Hooded Fang and a ton, ton more.

2012 FESTIVAL INCLUDES

Stars – Suuns – Ill Bill – Onyx – Lunice – Radio Radio – Joseph Arthur – Austra – Yukon Blonde – Beatnuts – Alkoholiks – Big K.R.I.T. – Red Mass – A Tribe Called Red – PS I Love You – Parlovr – The Zoobombs – Canailles – Yacht Club – Cadence Weapon – Kyrie Kristmanson – Slim Thug – Big Sant – Paper Lion – Rah Rah – Boogat – DJ Brace – Brainstorm – Cotton Mouth – Shotgun Jimmie – Adam & The Amethysts – CTZNSHP – Elisane – Nash – Sweet Nothing – Deep End – lucky dragons – Sun Araw – Born Ruffians – Mirel Wagner – Arthur H. – Rich Aucoin -Change of Heart – Grimes – Purity Ring – Wild Nothing – Avec pas d’casque – Alaclair Ensemble – Metz – Doldrums – Cuff The Duke – Brave Radar – Mavo – Freelove Fenner – Cresting – Sheer Agony – Chevalier Avant Garde – Cold Showers – Body Language/Transfixed – Monomyth – Crosss – Soupcans – Elite Gymmastics – Myths – Jef Barbara – Loud, Lary, Ajust – Maybe Watson – Eliza Gilkyson – Dry The River – AroarA – Lisa Leblanc – Christina Martin – Hundred Waters – Evian Christ – Headache – Merchandise – Mozart’s Sister – World Provider – POP vs Jock – DAM-FUNK- Hot Snakes – Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – Katatonia – Lil B – Grizzly Bear – Chilly Gonzales – Tim Hecker – Jacob Lusk and the R Kelly All-Stars – K’naan – Patrick Wolf – Peaches DJ Extravaganza – Deerhoof – Gang Gang Dance – Gotye – Nicky Da B – Zammuto – David Byrne / Win Butler talk – Venus X – Jimmy “Bo” Horne – Andre Williams – Fanfare Ciocarlia – Cate Le Bon – The Sadies – Hot Snakes – Dirty Three – Julia Holter – Antibalas – Laetitia Sadier – Bertrand Burgalat – The Soft Moon – Ben Howard – Buke and Gase – Goose Hut

Links

POP Montreal Website

POP Montreal Facebook

POP Montreal Twitter

POP Montreal YouTube