A Renée Landry Christmas: The Best Of The Holidays

A Renée Landry Christmas: The Best Of The Holidays

Saturday, December 16th, 2017, join Renée Landry at LIVE! On Elgin (220 Elgin St.) for a special performance – A Renée Landry Christmas: The Best of The Holidays. Renée La...

Bearings are coming home to The 27 Club

Bearings are coming home to The 27 Club

Bearings are currently touring in support of their new EP – Nothing Here Is Permanent. They’re making a hometown stop on Saturday, December 16th, 2017 at The 27 Club (2...

Post Music Productions makes their debut with a show at The Rainbow

Post Music Productions makes their debut with a show at The Rainbow

Come join Post Music Productions and our artists at The Rainbow (76 Murray St) on December 6th! The debut event for PMP’s artists will be held from 8:30 pm – 12:00 am, ...

Protest The Hero 'Fortress' 10 Year Anniversary Tour

Protest The Hero ‘Fortress’ 10 Year Anniversary Tour

On Friday, April 20, 2018, Spectrasonic presents Protest The Hero’s ‘Fortress’ 10 Year Anniversary Tour at The Brass Monkey. This show is 19+. Tickets are $29.50 ...

Our Lady Peace and Matthew Good coming to TD Place - March 2018

Our Lady Peace and Matthew Good coming to TD Place – March 2018

Our Lady Peace and Matthew Good have announced that they will be co-headlining a 20 date Canadian tour next spring. The two Canadian rock legends will stop by the Arena at TD Place...

Dashboard Confessional coming to Ottawa on March 7th, 2018

Dashboard Confessional coming to Ottawa on March 7th, 2018

On Wednesday March 7th, 2018, Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co. and Spectrasonic present Dashboard Confessional and more at the Bronson Centre Theatre (211 Bronson Ave.). This s...

Show Announcements


A Renée Landry Christmas: The Best Of The Holidays
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Saturday, December 16th, 2017, join Renée Landry at LIVE! On Elgin (220 Elgin St.) for a special performance – A Renée Landry Christmas: The Best of The Holidays. Renée La...

Bearings are coming home to The 27 Club
Dec 5, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Bearings are currently touring in support of their new EP – Nothing Here Is Permanent. They’re making a hometown stop on Saturday, December 16th, 2017 at The 27 Club (2...

Post Music Productions makes their debut with a show at The Rainbow
Dec 5, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Come join Post Music Productions and our artists at The Rainbow (76 Murray St) on December 6th! The debut event for PMP’s artists will be held from 8:30 pm – 12:00 am, ...

Interviews


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...

Desert Rock Pioneers Make First-Ever Stop in Ottawa
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Yawning Man Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m. Mavericks, 221 Rideau St., Ottawa $15 @ tickets.spiff.space yawningman.com Influential desert rock pioneers Yawning Man visit Ottawa’s Ma...


Features


Album Recommendations

Greathunter – Prey
Greathunter - Prey

On their debut full length album Prey, Ottawa’s own Greathunter strikes a wonderful balance between ambition and subtly. The seven tracks on this album all have wonderfully nuanc...

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Concerts

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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New Music

Spotlight Profile: Lost Acres
Spotlight Profile: Lost Acres

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...

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News

Rock for Public Services 10th Anniversary at TD Place
Rock for Public Services 10th Anniversary at TD Place

TD Place is proud to announce Colin James will headline a free concert Saturday, November 4. The 10th annual ‘Rock for Public Services’ event, presented by CUPE Local 503 and C...

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