Concerts

Ottawa Bluesfest 2019 – Day Two – July 5

July 6th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Ottawa Bluesfest 2019 – Day Two – July 5

Know what’s fun if not good? Country music. Especially in the summer on a calm night and preferably with a cold beverage. My father will tell you the golden age of country music was 2011. Where artists like Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, and Jake Owen released their hits. Also released in that year was the […]

Ottawa Bluesfest 2019 – Day One – July 4, 2019

July 5th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Ottawa Bluesfest 2019 – Day One – July 4, 2019

The time of year has arrived for Bluesfest. Day One always has hiccups and complaints aplenty with the new one-gate entry they adopted, what, two or three festivals ago? Let’s get over it. It’s zig-zaggy and irritating, we know. The Bluesfest lineup this year is nostalgic, and if it was 2006 or 2007, nothing short […]

Night Lovell brings the energy to Algonquin Commons

June 23rd, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features

Night Lovell brings the energy to Algonquin Commons

Night Lovell brought his Goodnight Lovell tour to a sold out audience at Algonquin Commons Theatre last week. Although I’m not very familiar with his music, I was looking forward to this show after having seen him for the first time at Bluesfest back in 2017. Doing a fine job warming the crowd up earlier […]

Hinder Lucky 7 Tour Hits Ottawa’s The Brass Monkey

June 7th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features

Hinder Lucky 7 Tour Hits Ottawa's The Brass Monkey

It was a night of sweat and hard rock in Ottawa’s Brass Monkey. Starting the night off The Adarna out of Seattle got the heat rolling one floor underground in Ottawa. Next up had was the reason a lot of fans were swarming the venue, ready to bring back some hard core rock memories, hearing big […]

Twenty One Pilots drop a brilliant performance on Ottawa

May 23rd, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Twenty One Pilots drop a brilliant performance on Ottawa

Twenty One Pilots dropped a brilliant performance on the Canadian Tire Centre crowd in Ottawa this week. Between the music and the visuals, this was one hell of a show. I want to see them again soon! My boys had been asking for months to come to this show. It was only 2 days before, […]

CMA Ontario Presentation at Overflow Brewing in Ottawa

May 17th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features, Interviews, New Music

CMA Ontario Presentation at Overflow Brewing in Ottawa

It was a night of great FREE music with Canadian talent at Overflow Brewing Co, thanks to CMA Ontario and Country 101.1 Ottawa. The night began with a Q&A of the stars Kira Isabela, Leah Daniels and Madeline Merlo. After the Q&A session, it proceeded on with a night of a fantastic acoustic set, played […]

Godsmack and Volbeat Fire Up Ottawa

May 11th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features

Godsmack and Volbeat Fire Up Ottawa

Ottawa was ready for a night of heavy metal mixed with fire and devil horns as Volbeat and Godsmack took the stage at Canadian Tire Centre on their 2019 World Tour. Up first was Danish rock heavyweights Volbeat, with the crowd awaiting the arrival anxiously.  When the lights went out, and the band started behind […]

Metric and July Talk Electrify Ottawa with the ‘Art of Doubt Tour’

April 29th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features, New Music

Metric and July Talk Electrify Ottawa with the 'Art of Doubt Tour'

Metric’s ‘Art of Doubt’ tour presented by Live Nation made a stop at Ottawa’s TD Place on its 27 city run with July Talk. July Talk was a headline opening act for Metric, to a packed house in TD Place had the crowd on their feet and singing along thanks to the amazing and wildly […]

The Reklaws Bring the flow to Overflow Brewing

April 18th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features, Interviews, New Music

The Reklaws Bring the flow to Overflow Brewing

One of the latest & hottest venues in Ottawa, Overflow Brewing brought The Reklaws out to show off their amazing talents as one of the hottest country music acts out of Canada. A sponsored show by CMA Ontario and Country 1011 in Ottawa was a fans delight, mixed in with a live interview, the fans got […]

The Tea Party – Black River Tour at Algonquin Commons Theatre

March 26th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Concerts, New Music

The Tea Party - Black River Tour at Algonquin Commons Theatre

One of Canada’s greatest Rock & roll bands of all time possibly? The band that has been together since 1990 was in town, rocking out like they were just starting out. Welcomed to the stage with ‘The River’ and some ‘Sober’ in between got the crowd remembering the band they learned to love over multiple […]