Among the artists who’ve been announced today who will give shows during the 13th edition of Montréal en lumière, we notably find US hip hop prodigy Theophilus London, local folk-rock ensemble The Barr Brothers and franco pop singer Coeur de Pirate.
The spotlight on music from Wallonia-Brussels will feature harmonica virtuoso Toots Thielemans, a tribute to Jacques Brel by Luc de Larochellière and various other artists (Pierre Lapointe, Bïa, Marc Hervieux, Diane Tell, etc.), as well as dancefloor king Stromae and such up-and-coming Belgian bands as My Little Cheap Dictaphone, Été 67 and The Experimental Tropic Blues Band.
Also: popular Vegas production The Rat Pack Is Back, Jorane and L’Orchestre I Musici de Montréal, Philippe B with Le Quatuor Molinari, Catherine Major, Antoine Gratton, Brigitte Boisjoli, Arthur H, and many others, plus various dance, theater and circus events, and of course the whole gastronomy program.
Montréal en lumière
February 16 to 26, 2012