Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival releases its 2017 FREE concert lineup

Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival releases its 2017 FREE concert lineup

Annually marking the first weekend of summer, the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival brings together North America’s premier dragon boating regatta and an epic lineup of fre...

All Day Breakfast Never Stops Sounding Good

All Day Breakfast Never Stops Sounding Good

All Day Breakfast is a small band with a big sound. Guitarist Stefan Jurewicz and drummer Alan Tweedley both share vocal responsibilities in this garage rock ball of energy that’...

Monkey Rock Music Family Day Kids' Rock Concert at the Brass Monkey

Monkey Rock Music Family Day Kids’ Rock Concert at the Brass Monkey

Monkey Rock Music is excited to bring you the full band, rock concert experience! Featuring all of our Ottawa staff, the show will be like none we’ve ever done. Expect all th...

Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata

Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata

Head to the Crazy Horse in Kanata on Thursday February 23rd from 7-10pm for the Jammin for Jammies benefit show. The evening will feature music by Cannons and Ambre McLean. There a...

The Powergoats and leMeow Bring the Party to the Black Sheep

The Powergoats and leMeow Bring the Party to the Black Sheep

This past Saturday night, Wakefield’s landmark venue the Black Sheep Inn, was alive with the music of two of Ottawa’s cream-of-the-crop bands, The Powergoats, and leMeow. I was...

LeMeow and The Powergoats set for January 14 show at The Black Sheep Inn

LeMeow and The Powergoats set for January 14 show at The Black Sheep Inn

Ottawa rock group The Powergoats and indie-soul band leMeow will be joining forces to put on an energy packed performance at the infamous Blacksheep Inn on Saturday, January 14th. ...

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Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival releases its 2017 FREE concert lineup
Apr 11, 2017 | by | Comments Off on Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival releases its 2017 FREE concert lineup | Read →

Annually marking the first weekend of summer, the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival brings together North America’s premier dragon boating regatta and an epic lineup of fre...

Monkey Rock Music Family Day Kids’ Rock Concert at the Brass Monkey
Feb 17, 2017 | by | Comments Off on Monkey Rock Music Family Day Kids’ Rock Concert at the Brass Monkey | Read →

Monkey Rock Music is excited to bring you the full band, rock concert experience! Featuring all of our Ottawa staff, the show will be like none we’ve ever done. Expect all th...

Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata
Feb 16, 2017 | by | Comments Off on Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata | Read →

Head to the Crazy Horse in Kanata on Thursday February 23rd from 7-10pm for the Jammin for Jammies benefit show. The evening will feature music by Cannons and Ambre McLean. There a...

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Alex Silas & The Subterraneans excited for their Tunnels Season One release party!
Jul 30, 2016 | by | Comments Off on Alex Silas & The Subterraneans excited for their Tunnels Season One release party! | Read →

Alex Silas & The Subterraneans recently released their latest album Tunnels: Season One. The group is excited for their upcoming release party which you can check out on Satur...

Dubé are excited to retake the stage at Bluesfest
Jul 12, 2016 | by | Comments Off on Dubé are excited to retake the stage at Bluesfest | Read →

I recently sat down with Jan and Quinn, 2/3 of Dubé to discuss their upcoming appearance at Bluesfest as well as new music. Dubé basically disappeared for the the last year or so...

Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival and Foundation CEO John Brooman talks about this year’s festival
Jun 18, 2016 | by | Comments Off on Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival and Foundation CEO John Brooman talks about this year’s festival | Read →

I recently had the opportunity to chat with ODBF CEO John Brooman ahead of this year’s festival, which takes place June 23 to 26, 2016. There’s been a controversy brewi...


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All Day Breakfast Never Stops Sounding Good
All Day Breakfast Never Stops Sounding Good

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The Powergoats and leMeow Bring the Party to the Black Sheep

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Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival releases its 2017 FREE concert lineup
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Annually marking the first weekend of summer, the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival brings together North America’s premier dragon boating regatta and an epic lineup of fre...

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