Jesuslesfilles

Jesuslesfilles

 Montréal, Quebec, CAN
BandRockPunk

In Jesuslesfilles, there’s 4 boys and a girl. Recipients of the 2014's Rock Album Of The Year at Quebec Indie Music Awards (GAMIQ) for their second record, "Le grain d'or", their blend of 90s-inclined garage rock (in French, bien sûr) also earned them spots at Iceland Airwaves, Osheaga, M for Montreal, Pop Montreal, CMJ, HPX, NxNE & CMW, as well as . RIYL : The Pixies, The Velvet Underground, Television Personalities, Parquet Courts, Chocolat.

Biography

Jesuslesfilles are 4 guys and 1 gal (who you may have heard in Ponctuation, Les Vautours, Le monde dans le feu and Silver Dapple), who are doing it indie since 2008. In 2010, the band put out their first album Une belle table and played FMEAT, Mini-M + Pop Montreal, and got some intl media attention thanks to an official showcase during M for Montreal. In 2011, they released the split cassette Vol. 1 with female garage act The Peelies, and partook in Osheaga, NxNE (a show on a boat with Ty Segall), Pop Montreal (again), Halifax Pop Explosion and CMJ (two shows there, after a 16-hour car drive overnight). They were also nominated for a CBCR3s Bucky Award under the category Best reason to learn French . Language barrier = de moins en moins. In 2012, in addition to a CMW showcase, they were invited to play 3 shows during Reykjaviks Iceland Airwaves. 2013 saw the band return to CMW and appear in 2 documentaries about the Montreal music scene (Giuliano Bossa & Melanie Parents Montreal Underground + Thomas Griffins Je suis dans un band), and, at the end of the summer, they got back into the studio with the more and more heralded engineer/producer Jean-Michel Coutu (PyPy, Silver Dapple) to record their sophomore album, "Le grain d'or". After which, in 2014, they toured alongside Quebec's finest Solids and Chocolat and played Quebec City's OFF Festival + Pop Montreal again, and the album earned them the 2014's Rock Album Of The Year at Quebec Indie Music Awards (GAMIQ). 

Discography

Demo - 2009 (CD-R)
Une belle table - 2010 (CD)
Vol. 1 - 2011 (split cassette w/ The Peelies)
"Le grain d'or" - 2014 (LP, CD)