15 concerts in Montreal to check out in November

Oct 26 2016, 4:13 pm

Just because it’s colder out, doesn’t mean our local venues aren’t hot!

From the grooves of Sublime with Rome to the beats of Porter Robinson, check out our picks for the best shows to check out in Montreal in November.

See you at the concert!

Alessia Cara

Alessia Cara returns to Montreal this month for a gig at Metropolis. The 20-year-old singer/songwriter is touring her studio album Know-It-All which was released in 2015. The Def Jam records signee is known for her powerful voice, and high energy shows.

When: Tuesday, November 1 at 8 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online at $44.

Jai Wolf

Melodic producer Jai Wolf is in Montreal as part of his “Kindred Spirits North American Tour.” No stranger to Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs charts, Wolf got his early recognition through his remixes – such as Skrillex’s “Ease My Mind.” But impressed with the remix, Skrillex got Wolf a partnership with the OWSLA label.

When: Wednesday, November 2 at 8 pm
Where: Fairmont Theatre – 5240 Ave du Parc
Tickets: Available online at $18. 18+


Los Angeles’ Deorro has fast become one of the most sought after producers in the industry. In 2013, he worked with Steve Aoki and Diplo for his track “Freak,” and has also released “Flashlight” with R3hab. He recently worked with Elvis Crespo on his single “Bailar” and will definitely be playing the track at his show this month.

When: Saturday, November 5 at 10 pm
Where: New City Gas – 950 Rue Ottawa
Tickets: Available online at $20. 18+


Whether you know them as Rüfüs or Rüfüs du Sol, these Aussies are bound to make you dance your way through November. The trio are touring their number 1 album, and latest release, Bloom. 

When: Sunday, November 6 at 7 pm
Where: Theatre Berri – 1280 Rue Saint-Denis
Tickets: Sold out.

Troye Sivan

South African-born Australian singer, songwriter, and YouTube personality, Troye Sivan makes a Montreal appearance during his “Suburbia Tour.” Sivan is touring his studio album Blue Neighbourhood which was released almost a year ago, and includes his hit single “Youth.”

When: Thursday, November 10 at 7:30 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online at $40.15.


You’ve probably had this song stuck in your head at some point this summer. Snakehips’ “All My Friends” is only one of the tracks that put this duo on the map! Check out their show this month for a sensual take on old school R & B and hip hop.

When: Thursday, November 10 at 9 pm
Where: Fairmont Theatre – 5240 Ave du Parc
Tickets: Available online at $22. 18+

Nicolas Jaar

Chilean-American electronic producer Nicolas Jaar recently released his second studio album, Sirens. The young experimental composer founded a subscription based label, Other People, but stopped it recently in order to go on tour. And he’s clearly a fave, as many of his shows are already sold out!

When: Friday, November 11 at 8 pm
Where:  Theatre Berri – 1280 Rue Saint-Denis
Tickets: Sold out.

James Vincent McMorrow

James Vincent McMorrow is returning to Canada for a string of shows this month, after kicking off his North American tour on the East Coast. Known for his gorgeous vocals, McMorrow has recently released his new album We Move.

When: Saurday, November 12 at 7 pm
Where: Corona Theatre – 2490 Notre-Dame Ouest
Tickets: Available online at $30.50.

Porter Robinson

After his 2014 debut album, Worlds, Porter Robinson toured the world with his well-known live performances. This year, Robinson released “Shelter” which is a collab with friend and producer Madeon, and they are now on tour together.

When: Monday, November 14 at 6:30 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online at $34.30.

Sublime with Rome

A collab between former Sublime member, Eric Wilson, and singer/guitarist Rome Ramirez resulted in the reggae/dub beats of Sublime with Rome. Two studio albums, including 2015’s Sirens, and some Sublime tracks are part of their Sublime with Rome that rolls in this month.

When: Wednesday, November 16 at 7 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online at $59.10.

Two Door Cinema Club

It’s been a minute since the Irish indie rockers were in Montreal. The trio released their third album Gameshow in October, and it’s already topped the charts in the UK. Get ready to dance and make some “Bad Decisions.”

When: Monday, November 21 at 6:30 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online at $41.50.

Simple Plan

Remember Simple Plan? The early 2000’s pop-punk French-Canadian band is back with a fifth studio album, and a new tour. Their album Taking One for the Team features rapper Nelly, and debuted as the number four album in Canadian Album Charts upon its release.

When: Wednesday, November 23 at 7 pm
Where: Bell Centre – 1909 Ave des Canadiens-de-Montreal
Tickets: Available online from $46.50 to $74.25.

Coleman Hell

With two successful EPs up his sleeve, Coleman Hell is now taking his debut album Summerland  on the road. His first single “Fireproof” was certified Gold by the Canadian Recording Industry Association, and even though “Two Heads” is almost two years old, we’re still singing it.

When: Friday, November 25 at 7 pm
Where: Fairmont Theatre – 5240 Ave du Parc
Tickets: Available online for $21.50. 18+

Danish producer/singer MØ has only released one studio album in 2014, but she’s been collaborating and on tour for the past two years. Her electro-pop artists collaborations include Major Lazer for “Lean On,” Elliphant for “One More,” and “Beg for it” with Iggy Azalea.

When: Wednesday, November 30 at 7 pm
Where: Theatre Corona – 2490 Rue Notre Dame Ouest
Tickets: Sold out.

A$AP Ferg

New York City rapper A$AP Ferg is bringing is Turnt & Burnt Tour to Montreal this month. Ferg has been making waves since his album Always Strive And Prosper earlier this year, which features the hit single “New Level.” And as his name states, Ferg is a member of the hip hop collective A$AP Mob.

When: Wednesday, November 30 at 7 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue St Catherine Est
Tickets: Available online from $45.80.