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The Irishman Paradox: Scorsese’s masterpiece, 3½ hours of Pure Cinema will Live Most of its Life on a Small Screen!

By | November 8th, 2019|

Most people will agree. It’s really sad. The Irishman’s limited theatrical run will force most people to watch Scorsese's epic gangster drama on their laptops. Why did it happen and what does it mean?

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Video: Watch Leonard Cohen’s Posthumous Song because it’s Amazing!!

By | November 2nd, 2019|

The new posthumous Leonard Cohen album "Thanks for the Dance" will be out on November 22nd. A new single and a sung-spoken poem were just released and they are amazing.

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Is Todd Phillips’s Joker Dangerous? The Answer is A Hard No And Here’s Why

By | October 20th, 2019|

As of today, Joker holds an 89% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, which reflects the audience score. Next to that is the critic consensus, which carries a dismal meta-rating of 68%—a 21% difference. Why such a wide discrepancy?

Words & Phrases You Use Everyday Without Realizing You Are Quoting Shakespeare

By | August 10th, 2019|

Swagger, bedazzled, love is blind, break the ice etc. When it comes to English language he is the father of us all.

Thierry Mugler, Futuristic and Controversial Fashion Designer is Coming to Mtl Museum of Fine Arts

By | July 28th, 2019|

Thierry Mugler, fashion legend praised by Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Celine Dion & Cirque du Soleil finally accepts his first museum retrospective.

Danny Aridi Interview – Talks About his Trip to India & New Single: Wanderlust

By | June 18th, 2019|

Raised in Lebanon and the UAE, Aridi made his way to Montreal in his late teens. He’s so soft spoken and polite, it doesn’t come as a surprise when he tells me how shy he was as a child.

As Mick Jagger is Recovering from Heart Surgery Here is an Acoustic Version of Country Honk

By | April 22nd, 2019|

The Rolling Stones frontman has been keeping everyone updated writing “ I’m feeling much better now and on the mend,” on a Facebook post on April 5.

Dawn Davi New Album Release and Tamar Ilana at Casa Del Popolo

By | April 10th, 2019|

“You gotta go to Casa del Popolo see Dawn Davi and Tamar Ilana! They are incredible.” La "Casa" is one of those places where you can find an eclectic mix of live music and spicy burritos so I said yes. And man was it a good decision!

Interview with Sonia Kyriacou about the Upcoming 15th Montreal Salsa Convention

By | March 10th, 2019|

Are you due for a dazzling weekend in downtown? Luckily, Montreal’s 15th Salsa Convention located in the heart of Quartier des Spectacles is taking place next week May 16th - 20th!

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The Bilbao Effect: Irresistible Narrative of City Branding

By | March 8th, 2019|

Since its opening, the Guggenheim Bilbao ‬has not only made both its architect Frank Gehry, and the small Basque city world-famous, it changed the way architects and people think about museums.

Best Music Videos of Montreal: Loneliness – The Fall Line

By | November 28th, 2018|

Music video: Loneliness by The Fall Line (ft. Emily Skahan) Directed by AJ Korkidakis

Childish Gambino – This Is America: VISUAL CULTURE & VIRALITY

By | May 19th, 2018|

I know it when I see it. And clearly Donald Glover’s intense and career-defining music video is art.

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The Beautiful Lie — The Life And Death Of Anthony Bourdain

By | October 27th, 2019|

Tall, ruggedly handsome, unselfconsciously virile, smart and observant, he had it all and we all wanted it. He was refreshingly unmannered, unedited. However one thing we really know about Tony Bourdain is that he was not the television personality we came to know.

You should Never, Ever Shake Your Martini Contrary to What Pop Culture Told us!

By | October 19th, 2019|

"Shaken, not stirred" became a ridiculously popular catchphrase however over the last few years mixologists realised that a martini should be always stirred!

Onion: The Original Super-food

By | September 23rd, 2019|

They have been used as nutrition to for more than 7,000 years and health experts agree that onions help patients with chronic asthma, allergic bronchitis, and common cold-related cough syndromes.

Ketogenic Diet – A Dietitian Review by Monica Chackal

By | September 17th, 2019|

If I had to nominate the star diet for 2018, Ketogenic would definitely make the cut. Websites are flooded with different definitions, yet also making it hard to know whose definition is correct.

Lait d’avoine gagne la guerre des laits végétaux? Avec Simon Defoy de la Station W à Verdun

By | August 14th, 2019|

En 2018 le lait d'avoine a connu une croissance exponentielle des ventes de 425%.  Conversation à propos de la montée fulgurante du lait d'avoine avec Simon de la Station W à Verdun.

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Top 5 Vegan Restaurants in Montreal for 2019

By | June 18th, 2019|

Healthy & Tasty

When the line tells the story: Montreal’s Favorite Restaurants of 2019

By | April 2nd, 2019|

When taste, price and masses collide. Here are Montreal's most popular restaurants in 2019! GaNaDaRa, Agrikol, Schwartz’s...