The Sheepdogs will headline the Bronson Centre in March

The Sheepdogs will headline the Bronson Centre in March

Tickets on sale today at 10am! On Saturday March 3rd, 2018, Spectrasonic presents The Sheepdogs and Sam Coffey and the Iron Lungs at the Bronson Centre Theatre (211 Bronson Ave.). ...

Foreigner mark 40th Anniversary with tour stop at TD Place

Foreigner mark 40th Anniversary with tour stop at TD Place

Tickets on sale Friday, January 19 at 10am! With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30 hits, Foreigner is marking their milestone 40th anniversary with the 40th Anniversary ...

Legion of Saints, The Tackies, and Sleepy and the Noise will play LIVE! on Elgin

Legion of Saints, The Tackies, and Sleepy and the Noise will play LIVE! on Elgin

You can catch Ottawa locals Legion of Saints, The Tackies, and Sleepy and the Noise at LIVE! on Elgin on Friday, January 19th, 2018. Pre-sale tickets are $8, or it’s $10 at t...

Join The Sober Second Thoughts at the Carleton Tavern

Join The Sober Second Thoughts at the Carleton Tavern

Join locals The Sober Second Thoughts for their first show of 2018 at the Carleton Tavern (223 Armstrong St) on Friday, January 12th at 9:30pm. No cover! You can check out the Face...

Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro

Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro

As I shudder, it’s time to give metal a little bit of love. Metal is far from anything on my playlists. Indeed, metal may be the farthest from anything I listen to, but it is one...

Eric Eggleston vinyl release show at The Record Centre

Eric Eggleston vinyl release show at The Record Centre

Join Eric Eggleston for an intimate performance celebrating the vinyl release of his record The Human Crush at The Record Centre (1099 Wellington St). at 3pm on Sunday, December 17...

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The Sheepdogs will headline the Bronson Centre in March
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Tickets on sale today at 10am! On Saturday March 3rd, 2018, Spectrasonic presents The Sheepdogs and Sam Coffey and the Iron Lungs at the Bronson Centre Theatre (211 Bronson Ave.). ...

Foreigner mark 40th Anniversary with tour stop at TD Place
Jan 18, 2018 | by | No Comments | Read →

Tickets on sale Friday, January 19 at 10am! With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30 hits, Foreigner is marking their milestone 40th anniversary with the 40th Anniversary ...

Legion of Saints, The Tackies, and Sleepy and the Noise will play LIVE! on Elgin
Jan 17, 2018 | by | No Comments | Read →

You can catch Ottawa locals Legion of Saints, The Tackies, and Sleepy and the Noise at LIVE! on Elgin on Friday, January 19th, 2018. Pre-sale tickets are $8, or it’s $10 at t...

Interviews


Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro
Jan 5, 2018 | by | Comments Off on Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro | Read →

As I shudder, it’s time to give metal a little bit of love. Metal is far from anything on my playlists. Indeed, metal may be the farthest from anything I listen to, but it is one...

Spotlight Profile: Lost Acres
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Lost Acres is a new local Ottawa band just out of the studio from recording their first EP. To prepare for the release, they’ve been booked for a busy November. Take the oppo...

Spotlight Profile: Almost Kennedy
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Almost Kennedy is a local Ottawa band fresh off their first EP. Check out our article on their EP release.  We detail why we’re fans of Heard Them Talk. October 26 – P...


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Album Recommendations

Greathunter – Prey
Greathunter - Prey

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Rococode entertains the House of TARG
Rococode entertains the House of TARG

Greathunter kicked off the evening at House of TARG. I wasn’t sure what to expect given this was only their second show and I wondered how they’d pull off some of the m...

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Contests

Win tickets to see Megan Bonnell and Emilie Mover
Win tickets to see Megan Bonnell and Emilie Mover

Canadian folk-rock artists Megan Bonnell and Emilie Mover are stopping in Ottawa in February, and you can win a pair tickets here at Spotlight. Bonnell is supporting her new record...

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Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro
Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro

As I shudder, it’s time to give metal a little bit of love. Metal is far from anything on my playlists. Indeed, metal may be the farthest from anything I listen to, but it is one...

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The Balconies will say farewell with a final Ottawa show
The Balconies will say farewell with a final Ottawa show

I was shocked today, to hear the news that The Balconies are going to say farewell with two final shows in Toronto and Ottawa. Their final show will take place in Ottawa at The 27 ...

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