Nick Cave and the Bad SeedsNick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Wire, the Sainte Catherines, Jason Collett, Chad VanGaalen and You Say Party! We Say Die! are among the bands playing this year's Pop Montreal music festival. The annual event will run from October 1st through the 5th at various venues throughout Montreal, Quebec. For the list of current revealed participating artists, head to

This year will also see the return of Puces Pop, a D.I.Y. festival with a marketplace, gear swaps, record sales, a fashion show and numerous workshops and seminars.