Sled Island Presents Jean-Sébastien Truchy and Charles Barabé
Join us and Unit Structure Sound Recordings on August 1 at 7:00pm for a night of experimental music in many forms at EMMEDIA!
This split tape release show for Montreal’s Jean-Sébastien Truchy (Avec Le Soleil Sortant De Sa Bouche, Fly Pan Am) and sound/visual artist Charles Barabé will also feature Montreal’s explosive Black Givre and Calgary trio Ancient Snake. If you caught Avec Le Soleil Sortant De Sa Bouche or Black Givre at Sled Island this year, you already know not to miss this show!
All ages welcome, $5 at the door.
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Sled Island Presents Video Vulture Live!
Sled Island loves film, and nobody knows film better than John Tebbutt, Calgary's Video Vulture!
We're beyond excited to co-present a new monthly film series at Good Luck Bar featuring films selected by the Video Vulture himself. First up: 1983 kung fu comedy Shaolin Drunkard on July 26. John will give a brief introduction/lecture at 7:30pm and the film will screen at 8:00pm. After the film, John will host a Q&A and tease the next screening. Doors at 7:00pm.
This event is free, licensed, and yup—we'll even have free popcorn!
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Live on CJSW Playlist
Sled Island 2015 had some incredible live moments, and many of them happened right in CJSW 90.9FM’s studios! We’ve collected all 20 of this year’s Live on CJSW sessions (including Loscil, The Coathangers, Avec Le Soleil Sortant De Sa Bouche, Birdstriking, Obnox, Mdou Moctar and more) into one handy playlist so that you can relive the sweet sounds of your favourite Sled Island 2015 artists, or check out those you missed.
Sled Island Merch and Show Posters Available
Miss out on Sled Island merch during the festival?
Tees, tanks and totes are now available in our shop, along with limited-edition silkscreened show posters for Yo La Tengo, Viet Cong, Swervedriver, Lightning Bolt, Fu Manchu, King Tuff, Ex Hex, Drive Like Jehu, Body/Head (pictured) and more.
That's a wrap!
Our five days of music, comedy, film, art and fun are over, but will linger on in our hearts for the rest of the year! Check out photo highlights from this year's festival here.
Whether you attended, performed, volunteered, sponsored, partnered or even just checked out one thing at Sled Island, we thank you. We can't wait to see you again for our 10th anniversary in 2016!
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