POP Montreal 2019, taking place Sept. 25-29, is now accepting artist submissions. The deadline to apply is May 12, 2019. Until Jan. 1 the submission fee is $25 and then increases to $30.
New for 2019 is the POP Export program, which will give three Montreal-area artists to play POP Montreal a chance to play select POP off showcases in Canada and abroad for the duration of the following year.
First launched in 2002, each year, the ﬁve-day festival presents more than 400 artists to audiences of over 60,000 across multiple venues in downtown Montreal. The festival includes concerts, symposium discussions, artisan and visual art exhibitions, fashion shows, ﬁlm screenings, and all-night parties. The festival is designed to cater to musicians and artists, fans, curators, critics, record labels and industry.