The Tastemakers: Ian Sternthal

Ian Sternthal is showing us around the bright, airy displays of the Sternthal Books pop-up shop at Espace Pop. He picks up an eye-popping, colour-drenched book – Jericho Moon –  and holds it out in front of us. “I love this one,” he says, flipping eagerly through the glossy pages. “It’s very different from anything I have…

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The Tastemakers: Noah Bick

Noah Bick has been a fixture at Montreal indie shows for over eight years. You’ve seen him hanging out at The Luyas, ripping tickets at How Sad, running the show at Miracle Fortress – now he’s taking things a little further.

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Interview with Jay Malinowksi

Jay Malinowski, formerly of Bedouin Soundclash, flexes his polymath muscles with his new project: The Deadcoast. It’s a double album inspired by the seafaring life of an ancestor 300 years his senior, Charles Martel. Accompanying the record’s release is a novella, Skulls and Bones, which is both written and illustrated by Malinowski himself. The Main…

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Citizen Vintage Bridal Editorial

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and whether you celebrate it or choose to ignore it, you have to admit that it’s nice to show some love without using the “like” button. This holiday may or may not be your thing, but daydreaming never hurt anyone. That is exactly what the lovely ladies at…

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Montreal Photographer Brings Ton Métro To Life

It’s hot. It can be sticky. There are new smells and embarrassing sounds. Weird liquids. Sometimes the lights are off, sometimes they’re on.  And there’s an inordinate amount of skin-on-skin contact – at least in the summer. To put it mildly, it’s cozy. To put it accurately, it’s the metro. Ah oui, le métro. Notre…

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Store feature: Lowell

One of the greatest challenges of being an artisan, apart from being original, is finding the perfect space to showcase your designs. For Mathieu Mudie and Rachel Fortin, also known as Rachel F., this task wasn’t easy, but thanks to a little traveling and a lot of researching, they were able to come up with…

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