Live Review: NXNE 2011 Part II

Montreal Band Grimes PLays NXNE 2011
Montreal Band Grimes PLays NXNE 2011 By: Laura Phillips
June 24, 2011

The likelihood of stumbling into something good at this year’s at NXNE was second to none. With a line-up for rivalry and across-town tours, midnight bike rides never felt so right. Sure, the selection process was grueling, but this could also be viewed as skill building. Grimes exploded sound with her haze of a drunken hour. Cats came out of bags via secret shows. The Postelle’s surprised and VanGaalen whaled well. This week was a treat and the sweat of good music. Here are a few more highlights.

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