CMW Daily Best Bets: Monday, May 6

Television, Kandle, and Haf n' haf hit the stage for a jam packed Monday

Tonight marks the kickoff of Canadian Music Week 2019, and based on this evening’s best bets, it looks like we’re in for a killer week. With performances from a variety of artists like Television, Kandle, Ex Ømerta, Haf n’ haf, and more, tonight is going to be jam packed with musical performances across the city.

Check out our top picks for tonight’s shows below.
 
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Television

Phoenix Concert Theatre | Event Info

Television have been making waves in the music scene since 1970, and tonight will be no different. With their clean, improvisational style tunes you won’t want to miss this art punk outfit’s show tonight at the Phoenix Concert Theatre as part of the official CMW kickoff party.
 


 

Kandle

Phoenix Concert Theatre | Event Info

Opening up for Television, indie rock singer-songwriter Kandle will be hitting the stage tonight at the Phoenix as well. Her unique, moody folk rock tunes are inspired by a wide variety of artists and genres, like Tom Waits, PJ Harvey, and classic blues. Don’t miss Kandle tonight!
 

Ex Ømerta

Bovine Sex Club | Event Info

Winnipeg trio Ex Ømerta will be hitting the Bovine Sex Club tonight with their creatively chaotic track and raucous, anarchic anthems. The show, which starts at 9:00 PM, is set to see performances from Dog Cops, Gnarly Horse, Pterodactyl Problems, Joan Smith and the Jane Does, Ex-Sisters, and DJ Teenage Werewolf as well.
 


 

Haf n’ haf

Adelaide Hall | Event Info

Toronto based hip hop artist Joshua Bourgouin D’Aguiar, who goes by the moniker Haf n’ haf, is set to perform at Adelaide Hall tonight, where he’ll be playing his beautifully infused, soulful jazz-R&B-hybrid. Haf n’ haf will be sharing the stage with Denver Haylee, Amaka Queenette, and Del.