The energy of the crowd. The smoke in the lights. There’s nothing like live music. Molson Canadian Live wants you to be there.
No matter the band, in venues big or small,the only thing you can expect when it’s live is ... anything.
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A series of concerts in the unlikeliest of places.
This summer, expect the unexpected.
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We're sending one talented band to play the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga.
† All Band members must be legal drinking age in their province of residence. Submission Deadline at 9:00 am (ET) on May 20, 2014 (“Submission Deadline Date”). Click here for Contest details.
We’re sending The Royal Streets, this year’s Open Live winners, to play the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga.
We’re sending one talented band to play† the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga. We’ve just announced the shortlist and fans can cheer for their favourite until June 7th.
The winner will be announced June 10th.
We’re sending JPNSGRLS, this year’s Open Live winners, to play the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga.
We’re sending one talented band to play† the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga. Submissions are now closed and a shortlist of the top 10 bands will be announced May 26th.
Look out for our Altered States Facebook posts where we ask to see your wickedest live music moment. When you see it, post a photo in the comments section, and if we respond, you’ll be on your way to the most unexpected concert of the summer.
Post a pic at your next live show, hashtag it with #THISISLIVE and tag it with @mymolsoncanadian and you could be rocking out in an unexpected venue.
Post a pic at your next live show, hashtag it with #THISISLIVE and tag it with @Molson_Canadian and you could be rocking out in an unexpected venue.
†Must be legal drinking age. Open to residents of Ontario, Alberta, and Quebec. Prize consists of 4 tickets. Transportation & accommodation not included. Click here for official contest rules.
Pack in the excitement with Metric from the cattle ring floor. August 2014
See Death From Above 1979 live from a legendary landmark. September 2014
Watch Chromeo & A-Trak perform 21st century hits from an old shipyard.September 2014
Watch Toronto act, BadBadNotGood perform on the sandy shores of the Bruce Peninsula.
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Watch Vancouver act, BESTiE reach new musicalheights on the Grouse Mountain Skyride.
Watch Halifax act, Cousins perform in front of a lighthouse on Georges Island.
We sent the Royal Streets, this year’s Open Live winners, to play at the Molson Canadian main stage at Osheaga and they totally rocked it. Check back for a video recap of their experience.
MEET THE JUDGES »
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Director, Music Programming
Director, Concerts and Events
Evenko-Osheaga Music and Arts Festival, Heavy MTL
Canadian Independent Music Association
Vice President, Publishing /A&R
Universal Music Canada, Inc.
Chief Entertainment Officer
Front Row Center Inc.
August 1 - 3 2014. We're Looking for Talented Band to play The Molson Canadian Main Stage.
The winning band will also perform at a wild after party to wrap everything up
Last year we hosted an unforgettable party in the beautiful Muskoka region. Watch a recap of the wildest show to hit the great outdoors.
Eric Church, Dustin Bentall, and last year’s Open Live winners, Ascot Royals played a kick-ass show for 800 lucky Canadians. It was a night of beer, fireworks, and incredible music.