It is under the theme of Music Without Borders that Mundial Montreal, the Gateway to North America’s world music market, presents its 6th edition, The festival will begin with the folk-inspired, contemporary sounds of the South Korean band Coreyah, followed throughout the week by 10 other international acts including Trad.Attack!, 9Bach, Frigg, and Ellika, Solo & Rafael.
Building on the already-announced Aboriginal Sounds Series, a strong and highly eclectic Canadian component to the program will see Betty Bonifassi, Wesli, The Mariachi Ghost, Zuze, Afrotronix and many more hitting Montreal stages.
OFFICIAL SHOWCASE SELECTION – List of artists
OPENING NIGHT presented by KAMS 15 Nov – 9 p.m. – Cabaret Lion d’Or
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MUSIC WITHOUT BORDERS SHOWCASE 16 Nov – 8:30 p.m. – Café/Petit Campus
THURSDAY BACK AND FORTH NIGHT 17 Nov – 8 p.m. – Divan Orange/Club Balattou
NIYAZ – The Fourth Light Project 18 Nov – 8 p.m. – Theatre Outremont
LA YEGROS/LAS CAFETERAS presented by Nuits d’Afrique 18 Nov – 9 p.m. – Le National
POIRIER MIGRATION SOUND SYSTEM 18 Nov – 10 p.m. – Club Soda
After party SONORA MUNDIAL! – 19 Nov – 9 p.m. – Groove Nation