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Shinedown, Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria Montreal Concert Review

Last nights show at Place Bell in Laval was the definition of a straight up rock show. Pyro, sing-a-longs, head banging, mosh pits, crowd surfers, and oh yeah, a couple of kick ass bands made it a night to remember.SAVAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT and ASKING ALEXANDRIAOne of the downsides to having...

Montreal Concert Suggestions For September

From the legendary Celine Dion, to Thom Yorke there's a little something for everyone in September. There are also a few shows which feature monster lineups such as Summersault which includes Our Lady Peace, Live, Bush and more. As if seeing Shinedown wasn't enough, they'll be joined by Papa Roach...

Interview With Jason Butler of Fever 333

Prior to heading to Heavy Montreal, we did a little research on some of the bands that were taking part this year. One band that immediately caught our attention was Fever 333; and that was just from watching one live performance video. From that moment, we knew we had to check...

Interview With John Cooper of Skillet

A few hours before their set at Heavy Montreal, Skillet frontman, John Cooper, joined us for an interview. We spoke about the their recent album, Victorious (which was a week away from release when we had our chat). We also found out if John is a morning or a night person....

Montreal Concert Suggestions For August

This August is a music lovers dream for Montrealer's. Not only do we have Osheaga and Ilesoniq, theres also a bunch of other concerts for every musical taste. Here's a look at a few shows that caught our attention OSHEAGA 2019 - August 2, 3, and 4thParc Jean-Drapeau, MontrealTicketsĂŽLESONIQ 2019 - August 9,...

Heavy Montreal: Day 2 Highlights

After an incredible day 1 of Heavy Montreal, music fans returned to Parc Jean Drapeau for another wild day of music.Hometown talent started off day 2 of Heavy Montreal with Mountain Dust and Junkowl. Atreyu played the Apocalypse stage early in the day and they had the crowd singing along to...

Heavy Montreal: Day 1 Highlights

From the get go it was easy to see that Montreal was ready to rock. Even with the heat and the humidity, there was no way that the fans were going to let Mother Nature ruin their day. Once the doors opened up, the fans were welcomed to the newly...

Montreal Concert Suggestions For June 2019

With festival season quickly approaching, there are plenty of shows in June to get you excited. Here's a list of a few shows you shouldn't miss in June. Death From Above @ Corona TheatreSunday - June 9, 2019Pentatonix @ Bell CentreTuesday - June 11, 2019Billie Eilish @ Place BellWednesday - June...

Who You Should See At Heavy Montreal 2019: Day 2

With a packed lineup on Day 1 of Heavy Montreal, Day 2 doesn't hold back either. Featuring 2 bands from the famous "Big 4" of Metal, Slayer and Anthrax will be fan favourites for sure. When the lineup for Heavy Montreal was announced, it was also announced that it would...

Who You Should See At Heavy Montreal 2019: Day 1

When it comes to music festivals with stacked lineups, it can be difficult deciding who to see. Have no fear, we here at UpVenue have highlighted a few of the bands performing at Heavy Montreal, that you shouldn’t miss. Godsmack are no strangers when it comes to Heavy Montreal. Playing...