Around Town: December 6-8, 2019

Around town

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from December 6-8, 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 CHOM.com. 

MUSIC

Montreal Calling
December 6, 2019 @ Corona Theatre (2490 Notre Dame West)
7;30pm, $72

A hoarde of bands and artists pay tribute to 40 years of The Clash's iconic London Calling album. Some acts on the bill include Tommy Stinson, The Asexuals, Howard Bilerman, Tim Kingsbury, The Nils, and more.


Rusty + Mad Ones
December 6, 2019 @ Bar le Ritz (179 Jean Talon West)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, $15-$20 

90s Canadian alt rock act Rusty is back and plays this smaller Montreal venue. Garage rockers Mad Ones open.


Space: The Best of Pink Floyd
December 6, 2019 @ Olympia Theatre (1004 Ste. Catherine East)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, $49.50-$125 

The same musicians behind The Wall Live Experience are back. This time they'll be playing Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety along with other songs from Pink Floyd's repertoire.


Said The Whale
December 6, 2019 @ L'Escogriffe (4461 St. Denis)
Doors 8:30pm, Show 9pm, $16.14 

Juno Award-winning indie rockers, Said The Whale play this cozy Plateau venue.


AC/DC + Guns 'N' Roses tributes
December 6, 2019 @ Katacombes (1635 St. Laurent)
Doors 8pm, Show 10pm, $15

Overdose pays tribute to AC/DC and Garden of Roses pays tribute to GNR.


Foo Fighters tribute
December 7, 2019 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $13.09-$19.06 

Monkey Wrench pays tribute to the Foo!


Rock & Roll for On Rock: The Damn Truth + Colin Moore
December 7, 2019 @ College Beaubois (4901 du College, Pierrefonds)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, $100 

The Damn Truth and Colin Moore rock out to raise money for On Rock Community Services in the West Island. The evening will also feature tapas, a cash bar, silent auction, raffle, and a meet and greet with The Damn Truth.


Lindsay Schoolcraft
December 7, 2019 @ Foufounes Electriques (87 Ste. Catherine East)
7:30pm, $15 

Cradle of Filth keyboardist Lindsay Schoolcraft plays Foufs.


Solids (farewell show) + Stove + Anna Arrobas
December 7, 2019 @ Sala Rossa (4848 St. Laurent)
Doors 8pm, Show 9pm, $15 

Montreal alternative grunge rockers are calling it a day (at least for now). Catch them live for one last time. Stove and Anna Arrobas open.


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Puces Pop
December 6-8, 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.  


Montreal Mini-Comiccon
December 7-8, 2019 @ Palais des congrès (1001 pl. Jean Paul Riopelle)
Sat. 11am-6pm, Sun. 11am-5pm, Free admission

It's a pop culture junkie's paradise: games, t-shirts, comic books, toys, DVDs, and more! 


Die Hard: A Live Staged Reading
December 7, 2019 @ Mainline Theatre (3997 St. Laurent)
8pm, $12-$15 

An all female cast presents a live reading of this holiday classic. 


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 esteban.vargas@bellmedia.ca

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