Sophie Blackburn

Interactive Journalist Sophie Blackburn interviews renowned roots, blues, and soul singer Alexis P. Suter prior to her band's electrifying performance at The Recovery Lounge in Upper Jay, NY. more

Jun 20, 2013 2:23 PM , Arts & Culture

Interactive Journalist Sophie Blackburn interviews Michael Cloeren, director of over 80 regional and national music festivals. The video is part of Mountain Lake PBS' 4-part "One Day At The Recovery Lounge" series produced by Josh Clement and Sophie more

Jun 20, 2013 2:23 PM , Arts & Culture

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Check out a live performance from The Alexis P. Suter Band shot at The Recovery Lounge in Upper Jay, New York on April 26, 2013. more

Jun 20, 2013 2:18 PM , Arts & Culture

Meet brothers Scott and Byron Renderer, owners and operators of Upper Jay Upholstery and The Recovery Lounge in Upper Jay, New York. This is the first of a four part web exclusive series only on more

Jun 20, 2013 2:05 PM , Arts & Culture 2 Comments

A Jazz & Blues Festival that is worth going to! / Un festival qui vaut le détour!

The 18th edition of Saguenay's Jazz & Blues Festival is starting on Tuesday April 16th. Learn more about it here. / La 18ième édition du festival Jazz et Blues de Saguenay débute mardi le 16 avril. Apprenez-en davantage à ce sujet. more

Apr 14, 2013 3:25 PM Sophie in the City

The line up of the Saguenay's Jazz and Blues festival is quite interesting this year. Check it out, it starts on Thursday! / La programmation du festival Jazz et Blues de Saguenay est très intéressante cette année. Jetez-y un oeil, ça commence mardi more

Apr 13, 2013 12:17 PM Sophie in the City

A predictably awesome night!

What happens when you gather some awesome musicians to play a tribute to Tom Petty and you sponsor the event by a delicious microbrewer? more

Apr 11, 2013 12:08 PM Sophie in the City

The fifth edition of Snoe.Down Festival in Killington VT starts Thursday

Now in its fifth edition, Snoe.down, the all-ages winter music & sports festival hosted by moe., returns to Vermont’s popular and dynamic ski and snowboard destination, Killington Resort, from March 21st to 24th. more

Mar 20, 2013 12:41 AM Sophie in the City

Marie-Pierre Arthur

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Marie-Pierre Arthur nominated at JUNO Award 2013!!!

The amazing Quebecer singer songwriter Marie-Pierre Arthur is a nominee for the JUNO Award that will occur in April 2013. Discover more about this adorable natural talented musician. more

Mar 11, 2013 8:00 PM Sophie in the City

Mardi Gras in Burlington

Sophie Blackburn

On Saturday March 2nd, it was the eccentric Mardi Gras in Burlington. Here are some pictures from the parade. more

Mar 6, 2013 10:46 PM Sophie in the City

Another nice evening at MEL; thanks to Argentinian food and The Zombies

Good Argentinian food and British music formed the perfect combination to enjoy another great night at Montréal en Lumière Festival. more

Mar 6, 2013 4:49 PM Sophie in the City

Montréal en Lumières free outdoors activities

Sophie Blackburn

Pictures from the 14th edition of Montréal en Lumières festival (outdoor part). more

Feb 27, 2013 2:50 PM Sophie in the City

Igloofest dome

Sophie Blackburn

Igloofest; the most invigorating and incomparable electro music festival.

For the seventh year, the outdoor electro music festival Igloofest presents the best DJs of the planet in front of the magnificent old Montreal for four weekends. The experience is incomparable! more

Feb 7, 2013 11:59 AM Sophie in the City

For seven years, Igloofest in Montreal has created a unique ambience in the heart of winter. Thousands of electronic music fans gather to laugh, dance and celebrate in spite of the chilly temperatures. more

Feb 6, 2013 11:33 AM , Arts & Culture

Igloofest mini-curling

Sophie Blackburn

Mountain Lake PBS was at the Igloofest on February 1st. We discovered an unbelievable event. Look at these pictures to have an idea of this great electro music festival. more

Feb 5, 2013 6:07 PM Sophie in the City



The Igloofest is an electro music festival that occurs every weekend from January 17 to February 09. It's a unique outdoor experience that's worth trying. more

Feb 3, 2013 5:31 PM Sophie in the City

Piers Faccini; my words and video could never tell

Seeing Piers Faccini perform live leaves you speechless. Interviewing him transforms you. Attempting to capture either of these surreal moments on camera creates a mere aberration. Luckily my memory serves well... more

Jan 31, 2013 5:31 PM Sophie in the City

VioleTT Pi

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VioleTT Pi: a delightful tripped character / VioleTT Pi: un délicieux personnage disjoncté

VioleTT Pi is a francophone singer who plays with words impressively, but what impresses the most is his theatrical live performance. more

Jan 28, 2013 12:46 PM Sophie in the City

Numerous guests attended An Evening Inspired by Downton Abbey, a very special dinner and night of festivities held at the fabulous Rialto Theatre in Montreal on January 5, 2013. Hear what they had to say about the spectacular event. more

Jan 17, 2013 4:08 PM , Arts & Culture

Caroline Rose: timidity & humility of an extremely talented musician.

Caroline Rose just released her third album and it already plays non stop in my car. Discover why this young singer song writer is just about to break through in the music industry. more

Jan 17, 2013 10:02 AM Sophie in the City