Posts Tagged ‘Montreal’
 

 
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Royal Phoenix: A Homo Bar For the Homogays in Montreal’s Mile End

Hey did you hear recently that the homos don’t need the village anymore because we are post-gay? Well, maybe we don’t need to stick to the village entirely, but by the turnout last Friday at Val Desjardin‘s ne...
by Erika
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Post-MO? Again? Alex Manley’s ‘No to Movember’ in the Link

The public backlash to Alex Manley’s “No to Movember” from The Link, Concordia University’s independent newspaper is reminiscent of the response to Paul Aguirre-Livingston’s “Dawn of a New Gay” in The GridTO  thi...
by Kyle
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Music Video Vendredi – Parlovr’s ‘Pen to the Paper’

Montreal trio Parlovr (pronounced “parlor”) is a self-coined “Sloppy Pop” band with a rough sound and a unique way of spreading their music. You can find these kids making videos in transit-way underpasses all while c...
 
 
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World Aids Day: A Day With(out) Art

Today, and for the week leading up to World AIDS Day, art shows, galleries, and artists partner with grassroots AIDS service organizations to help raise funds and awareness of the AIDS pandemic. Since 1981 AIDS has resulted in ...
by Sarah
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We’re Here, & We’re Queer: Meet the Founders of the Gaily

What was once a drunken Sunday conversation over an $8 bottle of wine on a mexican blanket in the middle of parc Mont Royal is now a reality. Long nights, more wine, several weeks and two pissed-off partners later The Gaily was...
by Team Gaily
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Official #Homovember Fundraiser At The Royal Phoenix

So here they are! For those of you asking where those #homovember photos went.. we’ve just posted them! As many of you know, the month of Movember is officially closing. But its more than just one month! It’s a movemen...
 

 
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Photo Contest & Giveaway! Win An Evening with Comedienne DeAnne Smith & (Sexy) Guests!

One of my favorite weeknight traditions is  to grab a few friends and head to a cheap comedy show at Comedy Works. I mean what could be better than a few friends, drinks, and some lively stand up? Well some might say a strip b...
by Sarah
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MOVE: Couch to 10k this summer with The Gaily

The Gaily has committed to getting you to move your body! We wrote about it here and are finally getting around to some action! (Bathing suit season is looming!) We are asking you to join us over the next 14 weeks in Parc Lafon...
by Erika
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We Love: Artists Against AIDS Worldwide Music Video (2001) “What’s Goin’ On?”

Today is World AIDS Day, and I stumbled accross this all star music video version of Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Goin On?” from 2001. The video by Artists Against AIDS Worldwide features all of the biggest nam...
by Erika
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Shoestringing: CouchSurfing 101

“Aren’t you afraid they’re going to steal your stuff?” I’m always asked this when people find out I host surfers. The answer is no; I’m not afraid they’ll steal from me because I’m not an idiot and I...
by Sarah
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Review: Selina Martin Triage at L’Escrogriffe

{Music Review} Montreal | September 7, 2011 | L’Escogriffe w/The Bawdy Electric Once I was given a ticket to a Sarah Slean show by a pretty enthusiastic fan, though I only knew a handful of her songs, if that. Settling in...
by Ashleigh
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He said | She said: Take Off Your Clothes

R: On July 9-10, Alex and I participated in “Take Off Your Clothes!” clothing swap event at Place-des-Arts as volunteers and swappers…starting bright and early at 6:30 in the morning. A: Our second year doing it. It k...
by Rosel
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