Quebec City’s Le Phoque OFF festival will be going virtual this year. It will be held from February 12th to 20th, and feature a number of Quebec’s alternative bands and musicians.
This year’s event creates a chance to reconvene and dissert about important issues such as the place of women in music, mental health problems, and the arrival of virtual shows in our industry.
For only $ 12, you’ll be able to access all the programming! Passes for sale HERE.
In advance of the festival, we are catching up with some of the talents, and today, we start off with Kristian North. Check out the single, “Fantasy” below, and find out more about Kristian via our mini interview.
First off, care to introduce yourself to our readers?
My name is Kristian North. I’m a songwriter and I live in Montreal.
How does it feel to be a part of Le Phoque OFF 2021 festival on its 7th consecutive year?
Le Phoque OFF 2021 will be going virtual this year, how do you prepare for a virtual festival compared to a standard festival?
I have to spend more time on my hair.
What can someone who has yet to see you perform live expect from the performance?
Really good hair.
What song of yours would you recommend a new listener checking out?
My new single “Fantasy”.
Last but not least, how have you been keeping creative during the Pandemic?
I haven’t had trouble keeping creative, there is very little distraction now. I’m in my studio every day, writing and experimenting. There’s nothing else to do in Montreal.
I’m Jenna, and I am the founder and editor of Canadian Beats. I have had a strong love for Canadian music, which started many years ago. I have a passion for promoting these talented Canadian bands and artists, and that’s how Canadian Beats came to be. I am so proud of what it has become over the last few years, with many talented music lovers and writers coming together to spread the word of Canada’s music.