Quartiers d’hiver 2016!

To overcome the long cold season, let’s meet in Rouyn-Noranda on March 10, 11 and 12, 2016, and rekindle musical passions during the second edition of Quartiers d’hiver. During this weekend full of musical discoveries, focus will be put on a program of indoor shows. This will of course be supplemented by outdoor activities to catch the true spirit of Abitibi-Témiscamingue winter.

March 16, 2016 – Les Quartiers d’hiver FME – The End of Hibernation



FME 2015: An Explosive Edition
Bright yellow paired with a bright red, the colours of FME’s 13th edition couldn’t have been more representative of this record year! Reaching just shy of 34,000 entries, the festival, much like the temperature, was well above the seasonal average. From the 3rd to the 6th of September, the combination of the heat and the music made the festivalgoers’ hair curl. The official program, featuring close to 70 groups and artists, plus the 15 or so secret and impromptu shows offered a broad range of styles, with the secret shows played by music pioneers and new, up and coming bands and artists.
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