Some quality shows this week.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17
Montreal band Black Love are launching their full-length debut after being away from Montreal for a while. The self-titled album was produced by noted Montreal producer and musician Radwan Ghazi Moumneh (Jerusalem In My Heart) at the famed Hotel2Tango studios.
Show starts at 8 p.m.; $8 before the end of the first set, $10 after.
While Toronto-based Single Mothers have been around since 2008, they’ve only just released their full-length debut Negative Qualities (HXC Recordings and Dine Alone). They’re kicking off a huge North American tour right here in Montreal that will include stops at CMJ and Halifax Pop Explosion.
Show starts at 9 p.m.; $12 at the door or in advance online, at Aux 33 Tours, Phonopolis and l’Oblique.
This month Denmark’s Iceage released their third studio album, Plowing Into the Field of Love, and have embarked on a world tour with some other international acts: Tampa Bay’s Merchandise, Denmark’s Lower and Italy’s Father Murphy.
Show starts at 9 p.m., $15 in advance via Suoni per il Popolo or $17 at the door.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 20
Boston’s Krill are also on a pretty big North American tour, with plans to tour Europe in the new year. So get out and see them, because they likely won’t be back for a while.
Doors open at 9 p.m., PWYC ($7 suggested).