Divorce Records Announces Line-Up For Third OBEY Convention

Divorce Records Announces Line-Up For Third OBEY Convention
For the third straight year, Divorce Records will hold its annual OBEY Convention. Set throughout the city of Halifax, NS, OBEY is "a festival of free ideas in both music and art" that brings various media to the city over the course of four days near the end of May. This year, some of the events include live music, video screenings, the Crowd Control Sound & Art Fair, workshops, A Blasted History of Noise audio series, record releases, secret shows and art openings. But more than anything, it's a chance to check out some great bands.

From May 21 to 24, OBEY will feature performances by the likes of Tyvek (Detroit), Noveller (New York), Dog Day, Grand Trine (Montreal), Metz (Ottawa/Toronto), Black Feelings (Montreal), Stolen Minks, Gown, Lukas Pearse, Memories Attack and tons more. A full list can be found below.

Passes for the fest are now on sale for the generous price of $30, and can be purchased here.

More information can be found at the OBEY website.

Thursday, May 21



FOR YOUR PLEASURE

Cosmic Bubblegum Art Opening

ECT

Friendly Dimension

Lost & Found AA

7-9PM | FREE




Friday, May 22



Noveller (New York)

Totally Ripped (Vancouver)

Gown (LP Release)

Omon Ra (C-30 Release)

Lukas Pearse

D'arcy Gray

Amanda Dawn Christie -€“ Live Film Improvisation

BHN Part 5

North St. Church AA

7:00PM-10:15PM | $8 Door



Cosmetics (Vancouver)

Sex Negatives (Vancouver)

Soaking Up Jagged

Roomdoom

BHN Part 4

Khyber Ballroom 19+

10:45PM-€“2AM | $7 Door



Secret Show -€“ TBA | FREE




Saturday, May 23



HARD LIGHT
Short works by twelve of the finest young videographers from across Canada, and beyond.

BHN Part 3

Khyber Ballroom AA

3PM-5PM | $5 Door



Metz (Ottawa/Toronto)

VKNGS

Memories Attack

Pig

Torso

BHN Part 3

North Street Church AA

7:00PM-10:00AM | $7 Door



Tyvek (Detroit)

Black Feelings (Montreal)

Grand Trine (Montreal)

Stolen Minks

The Ether

BHN Part 2

Khyber Ballroom 19+

10:30PM-2AM | $9 Door



Secret Show -€“ TBA | FREE




Sunday, May 24



Crowd Control Sound & Art Fair

Tables + Weird Performances & Workshops

Dead Dog

Combat

Secret Colours

Zachary Fairbrother

++

North St. Church AA

1PM-5PM | FREE



Dog Day (AA Album Release)

Husband & Knife

Bloodhouse

Chris D'Eon (C-30 Release)

BHN Part 1

North Street Church AA

7:30PM-10:30PM | $7 Door


Obey After Party hosted by All Wound Up!

Gus' 19+

10:30PM -€“ close | $2 Door