The Skinny: Quebec rock n’ rollers Dance Laury Dance were the first band to perform on the second day of Heavy MTL, and did they ever put on a killer show. Their set was energetic, entertaining and all in all, totally insane! As we would say in French, “C’etait totallement metal!”.

The Gear: Nikon D90, 70-200mm f/2.8

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