Around Town: December 13-15, 2019

Around town

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from December 13-15, 2019. Keep up-to-date with the latest happenings in Montreal with Mornings Rock with Terry DiMonte, heard weekday mornings from 5:30-10am on CHOM 97.7 in Montreal, via the free iHeartRadio app or at 


Slipknot + Tools tributes
December 13, 2019 @ Foufounes Electriques (87 Ste. Catherine East)
7pm, $12   

Sicknot pays tribute to Slipknot and Eulogy pays tribute to Tool.

Andy Kim Christmas
December 13, 2019 @ Place des Arts (175 Ste. Catherine West)
Doors 6:30pm, Show 8pm, $49.45-$59.85 

Andy Kim brings his Christmas special back to Montreal for a 6th year. Special guests include Men Without Hats, Tom Cochrane, Ron Sexsmith, and Jake Clemons.

Judas Priest + Motley Crue tributes
December 13, 2019 @ Piranha Bar (680 Ste. Catherine West)
9pm, $9-$13 

Painkiller pays tribute to Judas Priest and Montreal Crue pays tribute to Motley Crue.

Mountain Dust + WhiteNails + The Hazytones
December 13, 2019 @ Casa del Popolo (4873 St. Laurent)
Doors 8pm, Show 9pm, $12-$15 

Montreal stoner rockers Mountain Dust (featuring CHOM's Hal Jaques) plays one of Montreal's coziest venues along with Quebec City psych rockers WhiteNails, and stoner rockers The Hazytones.

Bad Uncle + Bats in the Belfry + Luca Choi Zimbel
December 13, 2019 @ Katacombes (1635 St. Laurent)
Doors 9pm, Show 10pm, $10

Gypsy punk/polkabilly rockers Bad Uncle take over Katacombes along with grunge/folk rockers Bats in the Belfry, and folk singer-songwriter Luca Choi Zimbel.

Ho! Ho! Heavy! Noel In Extremis
December 14, 2019 @ Corona Theatre (2490 Notre Dame West)
Doors 6:30pm, Show 7pm, $26 

Quebec metal band Anonymus and Montreal metal/grind/harcore band Barf join forces to collect non-perishable goods for Sun Youth.

Tim Baker
December 14, 2019 @ L'Astral (305 Ste. Catherine West)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, $28 

Lead singer for Hey Rosetta!, Tim Baker brings his solo act to L'Astral.

Annual Hello Darlin' Christmas Concert
December 14, 2019 @ Petit Campus (57 Prince Arthur East)
Doors 7:30pm, Show 8pm, $15-$20 

Local indie folk artists come together for this annual tradition. Directed by Peter Mika, this concert will feature FIddle Cat, Li'l Andy, Pat Loiselle, and more.

December 15, 2019 @ Foufounes Electriques (87 Ste. Catherine East)
7pm, $20-$25 

Berlin's Kadavar brings psych/stoner rock to Foufs this weekend.


Puces Pop
December 13-15, 2019 @ Eglise St. Denis (5075 Rivard)
Fri. 3pm-8pm, Sat. 11am-6pm, Sun. 11am-5pm, Free admission

Local artisans will have their creations up for sale as part of this arts and crafts fair organized by POP Montreal.  

Art Battle Montreal
December 13, 2019 @ DBC Gallery (1387 Ste. Catherine East)
7:30pm-10:30pm, $10-$15 

A handful of visual artists compete under the watchful eye of the general public who gets to vote on who wins this edition of Art Battle!

Joey Elias + Derek Seguin
December 15, 2019 @ Cafe Cleopatra (1230 St. Laurent)
8pm, $25 

2 of the heaviest hitters in the Montreal comedy scene, Joey Elias and Derek Seguin join forces with a comedy show to collect non-perishable goods for Sun Youth.

Listings for Around Town are compiled by Mornings Rock producer, Esteban Vargas. If you'd like to submit your event or have an event suggestion for consideration, e-mail

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