Oh man, Luvafair - my old stomping grounds! Thursday nights for Brit pop, and then over to the Purple Onion on Sundays for Sanctuary, and it was the same crowd. Then Luvafair shut, and everyone was displaced, but somehow ended up at the Marble Arch and Mod Club. Etc, etc. Of course, I'm dating myself now... that's a snippet of Vancouver nightlife circa 2001-2003!
But yeah, for hipsters?
Nothing screams hipster than Main Street/Mount Pleasant on a sunny Sunday afternoon! That, and the Biltmore for Glory Days on Saturday nights.
If you want the definition of hipster, browse www.lindsaysdiet.com for
An aside: I wonder if the term "hipster" isn't known by our Montrealer friend simply because Montreal tends to have its own vocabulary apart from the typical North American status quo. It's a possibility...
p.s. SpongeG, I'm envious that you made it to the Florence + the Machine show. Super, super envious.