Planet Québec à South by south west 2014

A K U A.


With emotion and texture at the center of her songwriting, there are good reasons A K U A’s music has been so warmly received by those who have happened upon it: it’s real and it’s raw.

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Alaclair ensemble.

Alaclair ensemble

"Alaclair Ensemble are from Québec and Montréal, the latest in a long line of forward- thinking hip-hop crews that hark back to the city’s pioneers such as Ghislain Poirier, Sixtoo (and his Megasoid incarnation) or even Lunice." (Factmag, july 2013)

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Alden Penner.

Alden Penner

Alden Penner is the mastermind behind the groups Clues, The Unicorns, and now, Alden Penner.

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Black Atlass.

Black Atlass

Montréal’s Black Atlass is a voice you can't forget, charting new territory somewhere in-between modern R&B, experimental electronic production, and classic singer/songwriter confessionals.

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FOXTROTT is the musical project of Marie-Hélène L. Delorme- a self-taught producer, singer, and songwriter from Montréal.

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Lunice is an international sensation, enthralling dance floors everywhere he goes with his unique style: a perfect fusion of traditional and new-outlook trap production.

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No Joy.

No Joy

No Joy is a Montreal-based shoegaze band formed in 2009 by Jasamine White-Gluz and Laura Lloyd.

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Random Recipe.

Random Recipe

By creating a coherent fusion of different genres, Random Recipe embellish the musical landscape with remarkably complex and profound arrangements, without disregarding the festive and unpretentious energy of their live performances.

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Thus :Owls.

Thus :Owls

Swedish-Canadian collaboration between Erika and Simon Angell (Loney Dear, Patrick Watson), Thus:Owls’ dramatic songwriting and mature arrangements lean respectively on the pair’s characteristic voices and guitars to create the tastefully melancholic vibes one has come to expect from the North.

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Tommy Kruise.

Tommy Kruise

Tommy Kruise is to ignorant rap what Eric Lapointe is to mainstream Québecois rock.

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Yamantaka // Sonic Titan.

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan is a canadian experimental music and performance art collective formed in Montréal.

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Planet Québec at SXSW

For the fourth consecutive year, the Québec government is proud to send a group of representatives from Québec’s music, interactive media and film industries under the Planet Québec banner and put all their talent on display at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival from March 7 to 16, 2014 in Austin,Texas.

Arts and innovative technologies are booming in Québec and gaining international recognition. Planet Québec promises an unforgettable cultural, musical, cinematographic and technological experience at South by Southwest 2014. Follow us!

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