Top 10 Montreal Concerts In 2012
Dates: July 26 and 27 at Centre Bell
Why you should attend: In order to change things up, Coldplay released the industrial rock album Mylo Xyloto in 2011. Whether you're a fan of their old stuff, their new stuff, both or just looking for a date idea, get your Coldplay tickets quickly; they'll sell out fast.
4) Van Halen and Kool & The Gang
Date: March 15 at Centre Bell
Why you should attend: Okay, we're still perplexed as to why these two are touring together but that's not a complaint by any means.
3) Roger Waters - The Wall Live
Date: June 26 at Centre Bell
Why you should attend: It's Roger Waters, from Pink Floyd, and he's playing all of The Wall, what more do you want? Shame on you if you missed this show last time, here's your chance to make up for it.
2) Gigantour (Volbeat, Lacuna Coil, Motorhead and Megadeth)
Date: February 3rd at Centre Bell
Why you should attend: Did you not read the headline? Volbeat, Lacuna Coil, Motorhead, and Megadeth!
1) Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour
Dates: 20, 21, 22 March and July 6 and 7 at Centre Bell
Why you should attend: We know this isn't a concert in the tradional sense but it can't be missed. The show, which opened last October, received positive reviews. Here's your chance to see it again.
Bonus: On top of all these concerts, make sure to check out Montreal's excellent music festivals like Osheaga, HeavyMTL, Piknik Electronik, Pop Montreal and of course, Montreal JazzFest (B.B King will headline the 2012 Montreal Jazz Festival so don't miss it).