Shows this week. Get. To. It.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4

The PRP Benefit Show: What If Elephants + Stefanie Parnell + Krystale + Faux Play @ La Sala Rossa

PRP Benefit is a grassroots organization that aims to promote awareness of mental health issues. This year will be the 5th edition of the concert series and will feature performances by What If Elephants, Stefanie Parnell, Krystale and Faux Play. All proceeds will be donated to Friends for Mental Health, a non-profit community organization that was established to help families deal with mental illness by providing counseling, community support, crisis assistance, activities for kids and families, referrals and by promoting public awareness.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m., $15 at the door. All proceeds go to Friends for Mental Health.

Trigger Effect (final show) + Hashed Out + Dig It Up @ Foufounes Éléctriques

Today would have been the 10-year anniversary of Montreal punk band Trigger Effect and the band has put together a final show in homage to their late vocalist Nick Babeu, who passed away in November.

The band will be joined by a cast of guest musicians including Mikey Heppner of Priestess; Wade MacNeil of Gallows, Black Lungs and Alexisonfire; Hugo Mudie of Miracles; Nick Raz of The BCASA and many more.

The entire set list of tonight’s show is available online.

Doors open at 8 p.m., tickets cost $13.50 in advance online.

The This Many Boyfriends Club + Smokes + She’s + Notta Comet @ Kathy & Kimy

Show starts at 9 p.m., PWYC.

SATURDAY, APRIL 5

The Wooden Sky + Dusted @ Il Motore

Doors open at 8 p.m., tickets cost $13 via Blue Skies Turn Black or $15 at the door.

SUNDAY, APRIL 6

Cosmonauts + El Napoleon @ l’Escogriffe

Show starts at 9 p.m., $6.

MONDAY, APRIL 7

The Dillinger Escape Plan + Trash Talk @ Le National

Doors open at 7 p.m., tickets cost $22 via Admission or $25 at the door.

Cloud Nothings + Pleasure Leftists + Solids @ Il Motore

Doors open at 8 p.m., tickets cost $15 via Blue Skies Turn Black or $20 at the door.

Crimes + Melted Faces + The Faggots @ Café Chaos

Show starts at 9 p.m., $3.

There’s a ton of shows this week so no excuses!

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10

The Whiskey Chase @ Hémisphère Gauche

Montreal band The Whiskey Chase are launching their new EP Sucker for the Underdog tonight. They’re being supported by a slew of bands specializing in that early 00s punk sound: Fate Hope Glory, Unsung, Dutch Nuggets and Defy Defeat.

Show starts at 8:30 p.m., tickets cost $7.

Archery Guild @ La Sala Rossa

Archery Guild are releasing their follow-up to the very excellent Din. Joining them onstage are Snooker Emporium, Look Vibrant and The Walls are Blonde.

Doors open at 8:30 p.m., tickets cost $5 or PWYC.

Glorious Moonrockets + Teen Seizure + Melted Faces @ Quai des Brumes

Doors open at 9 p.m., tickets cost $7.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 11

Wax Mannequin + Nick Ferrio & His Feelings + The Sin and the Swoon @ Casa del Popolo

Doors open at 9 p.m., tickets cost $10.

Crazy Knows Crazy + Animal Ethics + Crimes + Superstitions + The Faggots @ Katacombes

Doors open at 9 p.m., tickets cost $5.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 12

Friend of All the World + Heirloom + No Family @ Casa del Popolo

Show starts at 9 p.m., tickets cost $8.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14

Mutual Benefit @ Il Motore

Doors open at 8 p.m., tickets cost $12.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15 & THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

Land of Kush @ La Sala Rossa

Montreal’s Land of Kush are officially launching their album The Big Mango, which was released in October. They’re an experimental collective heavily influenced by the Egyptian orchestras of the 70s and are absolutely not to be missed (especially since they only put on shows about once a year, if we’re lucky).

Show starts at 9 p.m., tickets cost $15.