The rising number of apps designed to help people be healthier is a testament to the many uses of the smart phone. People are using their phones to find healthcare solutions, diagnose illnesses and to lead healthier lives. Mobile computers including iphones, Android phones and tablets are all quickly becoming one of a doctor’s most […]
So if you’ve ever been to the old Darling Foundry in Old Montreal you’d know it’s a pretty sweet venue. The spot hosts all sorts of cool sexy events, anything from circus & burlesque shows to high-end disco parties. Well this weekend there is a pretty hot event going down called Darlings. The event will […]
Forgetthebox.net and Audio Blood collaborated to bring you a delightful musical afternoon at Divan Orange at this year’s POP Montreal featuring Lakes of Canada, Gabrielle Papillon & The Mighty Oak, Revelstoke, Cai.ro, Sandman Viper Command, Amos The Transparent, Dinosaur Bones, and Paper Lions. If you missed it… too bad for you! Actually we’re pretty nice, […]
We all know the internet is a very empowering tool. And all that power is in the hands of the people. Here is an infographic that shows just a few of the amazing things that the we can do using facebook, twitter, youtube, and other sites.
It’s been one year since protestors first took to the streets of New York and the world to protest inequality, corporate greed, and corruption. To commemorate the months of protests, hundreds of arrests and overall sentiment of the movement we present an infographic summarizing the movement.
Ok, so you’ve cast your vote and are now sitting around your living room or bar (same thing for some) and are watching the election results roll in. It’s time to play the Quebec Election Drinking Game! The rules are pretty simple:
As you may know studies show that a better educated population leads to less crime. Here is an infographic explaining why we should better educate prisoners in both the Canadian and US prison system. Check out this infographic from ONLINECLASSES.ORG
Forget The Box is proud to be teaming up with Audio Blood to present Audio Blood’s Afternoon Soiree at this year’s POP Montreal festival! The party will be on September 20th during the day at Divan Orange and it’s FREE*! We’ve got 6 awesome bands playing all afternoon including: 1pm – Lakes of Canada 1:45pm […]
ForgetTheBox has another great ticket giveaway for you, win tickets to THE DRIVE TOUR at CORONA THEATER tomorrow night! (Wednesday July 25th) Performing will be College, Anoraak, and Electric Youth. To enter the contest simply leave a comment below (make sure to include your email address or some contact info), and for extra entries share […]
ForgetTheBox wants you to check out SKRILLEX, Pretty Lights & Diplo playing Sunday at Parc-Jean Drapeau! And to get you there we’re running a contest to win a pair of tickets to see the show for FREE! The show promises to be a blast! Just check out the video from his recent performance at the […]
Win Tickets to YUKSEK Live in Montreal @ La Sala Rossa July, 6th as part of the MEG Festival. Simply leave a comment below saying why you want to see YUKSEK, or share this article on FB and/or tweet out this article. (each time you do you’re entered into the contest) For those of you […]
My Exploding Family as with many things from Japan, is weird. But it’s weird in a fun fantastical sort of way and will have you laughing and smiling throughout. The show is like a journey inside the mind of a 5 yr old child. Their world is filled with brilliant brilliant colors, bizarre sounds and […]
Generation Wise is a short film shot by our friends over at BIS Films. This short documentary features several Montrealers and their opinions regarding the ongoing student strike. It was filmed on the 31st of May and 1st of June during the nightly protests that have now been going on for well over 100 days. […]
As you already know Montreal has a fantastic and exploding burlesque scene. The newest group of ladies to be throwing their nipple tassels into the ring are Cirquantique. Their show, titled ARENA, will be taking place this Friday and will be their first official production. But I’m sure you will recognize these fine ladies, as […]
Simply share or tweet this post to enter for free tickets! Indie Montreal Presents… KIDS & EXPLOSIONS (Toronto, ON. | Electro/Mashup/Funk) www.kidsandexplosions.com/ + YOUNG LUNGS (Montreal, Qc. | Indie Rock) http://younglungs.bandcamp.com/ + OLIVER THE GREAT (Montreal, Qc. | Indie Rock) www.facebook.com/oliverthegreatmusic Advanced tickets / Billets à l’avance: $8 or 4-for-$29 at/chez www.indiemontreal.ca ON-SALE NOW/EN VENTE […]
All week I’ve been telling my friends about this Hootenanny, happening at Mainline theatre this Friday the 13th. For those of you who’ve never been to a hootenanny or don’t know what it is, well… it’s kinda hard to describe, but it’s fun! The evening features a variety of artists, musicians, storytellers and other acts […]