Marianas Trench Suspending Gravity Tour Lands in Ottawa

Marianas Trench Suspending Gravity Tour Lands in Ottawa

After a three year hiatus from recording new music, Marianas Trench is back on the road with their ‘Suspending Gravity Tour’ alongside the release of their fifth studio...

Overflow Brewing Company - Blues Bash with Monkey Junk / PDB / Keith Glass Band

Overflow Brewing Company – Blues Bash with Monkey Junk / PDB / Keith Glass Band

It was a night filled with music lovers, great beer and superb musicians at the amazing new venue for intimate sized shows in the Ottawa region, Overflow Brewing Company. The nigh...

Mumford and Sons with Cat Power – Canadian Tire Centre – March 5, 2019

Mumford and Sons with Cat Power – Canadian Tire Centre – March 5, 2019

Mumford and Sons played live at the Canadian Tire Centre with the support of Cat Power on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Let’s hear a round of applause for a major artist that didn’t ...

Wacken Metal Battle Round 2 showcases local bands at House of TARG

Wacken Metal Battle Round 2 showcases local bands at House of TARG

Last Thursday saw Round 2 of the Ottawa edition of the Wacken Metal Battle Canada take over the stage at House of TARG. The local bands competing this time included Sovereign Counc...

The 'Journey Tour' was Ottawa Bound

The ‘Journey Tour’ was Ottawa Bound

The Paul Brandt Journey Tour made its stop in Ottawa at the TD Place arena on February 16, 2019 with co-headliners High Valley and special guests Jess Moskaluke and Hunter Brothers...

Arkells Rally Cry Tour Rallys Fans in Ottawa

Arkells Rally Cry Tour Rallys Fans in Ottawa

Opening the show was LA based indie folk band Lord Huron, fronted by Ben Schneider, with 4 albums released to date, they were no stranger to performing. Getting the thousands of fa...

Show Announcements


Hip Hop Karaoke moves to The 27 Club starting September 21st
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Hip Hop Karaoke Ottawa has moved to The 27 Club in Ottawa’s historic Byward Market. Our first event at this new venue will take place on Friday, September 21st, 2018 at 27 York S...

Jack White is coming to TD Place
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TICKETS ON-SALE FRIDAY, AUGUST 17 AT 10 A.M. LOCAL TIME Jack White will continue his BOARDING HOUSE REACH world tour with a trek across Canada beginning November 2 at Edmonton, AB...

Tim Hicks just announced for November at TD Place Arena
Jul 16, 2018 | by | Comments Off on Tim Hicks just announced for November at TD Place Arena | Read →

TD Place has announced that Tim Hicks rolls into town on Thursday November 8th, 2018 with Tebey and Madeline Merlo! They take the stage at the Arena at TD Place. TICKETS ON SALE TH...

Interviews


Animal Confession will celebrate release of Age of Today at Live On Elgin
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Animal Confession have just released their latest album – Age of Today. They’ll be celebrating the release with a show at Live On Elgin on April 21st, 2018. Joining the...

Spotlight Profile: Legion of Saints
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Local alternative outfit Legion of Saints comprises of catchy choruses and intricate guitar hooks. Band members include lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Bryce Atkinson, lead guit...

Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro
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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...


Features


Local Releases

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

Marianas Trench Suspending Gravity Tour Lands in Ottawa
Marianas Trench Suspending Gravity Tour Lands in Ottawa

After a three year hiatus from recording new music, Marianas Trench is back on the road with their ‘Suspending Gravity Tour’ alongside the release of their fifth studio...

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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

Morris Ogbowu – Mood video
Morris Ogbowu - Mood video

Mood is the second video off of Morris Ogbowu’s recently released album This That Mo. Providing a little background on his tune, Morris shares, “A lot of anger and rage...

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News

Hip Hop Karaoke moves to The 27 Club starting September 21st
Hip Hop Karaoke moves to The 27 Club starting September 21st

Hip Hop Karaoke Ottawa has moved to The 27 Club in Ottawa’s historic Byward Market. Our first event at this new venue will take place on Friday, September 21st, 2018 at 27 York S...

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