Published Nov 10, 2016As we approach the middle of November and the cold weather begins to set in, why not warm up by attending one of this week's Can't Miss Concerts from November 10 to 16? Homegrown talent like KEN Mode and Lisa LeBlanc, as well as international acts at Mundial Montréal, will keep you moving and shaking as you forget about the chilly winds of winter that are beginning to creep up. Check out this week's picks below before browsing through our complete Concert Listings for more must-see concerts and events.
After wrapping up a bunch of solo shows in the U.S., Dan Bejar of Destroyer is making his way to Canada to debut some new material and perform unreleased tracks. Check out the new tunes for yourself when he's in Hamilton, Saskatoon and Calgary this week.
11/10/2016 Hamilton, ON – Mills Hardware
11/11/2016 Saskatoon, SK – Amigo's
11/12/2016 Calgary, AB – Festival Hall
Halloween may be over, but you can still catch the ghouls of Swedish metal act Ghost on the road. As part of their "Popestar" tour, expect to see the band decked out in pontiff-esque garb when they're in Toronto and Montreal this week.
11/10/2016 Toronto, ON – Queen Elizabeth Theatre
11/11/2016 Montreal, QC – Metropolis
Electronic producer Nicolas Jaar's sonically rich album Sirens captivated listeners, and now you can hear the album in person when he wraps up the Canadian portion of his tour with stops in Toronto and Montreal this week.
11/10/2016 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
11/11/2016 Montreal, QC – Le Theatre Berri
In support of their brand new album Noise, Canadian noise-rock band KEN Mode are headed back to their Winnipeg hometown on November 10. Perhaps they'll stop by some of their favourite hangouts while they're in town before they hit Saskatoon on November 12.
11/10/2016 Winnipeg, MB – The Good Will Social Club
11/12/2016 Saskatoon, SK – Vangelis Tavern
Lisa LeBlanc combined banjo-driven tracks with English folk music to create her vibrant and eclectic new album Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen?. Find out all you need to know about the fearless, self-described "folk-trash" darling here before you check her out in Quebec.
11/10/2016 Gatineau, QC – Salle Jean-Desprez
11/11/2016 Becancour, QC – Moulin Michel de Gentilly
11/12/2016 Chateauguay, QC – Salle du Pavillon de l'ile
Now in its sixth edition, festival and conference Mundial Montreal promises a lineup of Canadian talent like the Jerry Cans, Iskwé and April Verch along with international acts like Frigg, 9Bach and Boogat, all in celebration of world music. Pick a date and expand your musical horizons this week.
11/15-18/2016 Montreal, QC – Multiple Venues
The punks of NOFX have spent 2016 releasing an autobiography, a new album titled First Ditch Effort and an accompanying music video that takes aim at big pharmaceutical companies. If that's not enough, they've been on tour since September and are making a stop in pop-punk haven Winnipeg this week.
11/11/2016 Winnipeg, MB – Burton Cummings Theatre
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