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Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival announces its FREE 2018 concert lineup

March 19th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival announces its FREE 2018 concert lineup

The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival returns for 2018 marking it’s 25th anniversary with another fantastic lineup! This year’s festival will run from June 21st through to June 24th. It’s a summer weekend that has fun for the whole family. From the concerts, to the children’s area and the races, there is lots to take in. […]

Double Experience returns to Ottawa for their “AI Freaks Me Out” release party

February 26th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, New Music, Show Announcements

Double Experience returns to Ottawa for their "AI Freaks Me Out" release party

On Friday, March 2nd, 2018, join Double Experience at Live! on Elgin, as they make their return to Ottawa to celebrate the release of their latest single AI Freaks Me Out. The band is fresh off of 29 date European tour in support of HED PE. Double Experience will be joined by Dube and F8-Bit […]

Check out the music lineup for the 2018 Orleans Craft Beer Festival

February 21st, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Check out the music lineup for the 2018 Orleans Craft Beer Festival

The Orleans Craft Beer Festival returns for a second edition in 2018 with a great music lineup that includes plenty of local talent. The festival runs from June 7th – 9th, 2018, outdoors at the Centrum Plaza in Orleans. You’ll find plenty of great craft beers to pair along with tasty offerings from local food […]

The Ottawa Bluesfest 2018 lineup is here!

February 13th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

The Ottawa Bluesfest 2018 lineup is here!

The line up for Ottawa Bluesfest 2018 is here! Lots of great music from big name artists like Foo Fighters, Beck and Bryan Adams, to plenty of great local artists for you to discover as well. Here is the initial lineup. Expect more additions in the coming months as we get closer to the festival. […]

The Balconies bid farewell with one last lunge…

February 8th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features

The Balconies bid farewell with one last lunge...

After 10 years of touring, releasing great music and entertaining audiences, The Balconies decided it’s time to call it a day. They went out on a high, with a final show at The 27 Club, 10 years to the day of their first ever show. The club was packed for one “Last Lunge” with their […]

Spotlight Profile: Legion of Saints

February 2nd, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Interviews

Spotlight Profile: Legion of Saints

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 guitarist Floro Belly Jr., bassists Shawn Bowser, and drummer Sebastion Bax. The band has been active since 2010 and released a LP in 2015 called Last Call — which is […]

Join Galapagos for their EP release at Pressed

January 25th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Join Galapagos for their EP release at Pressed

Galapagos are kicking off 2018 with the release of their new EP Even This Glow. On Saturday, January 27th they will be joined by special guests Swim Team and GREATHUNTER for a show at Pressed (750 Gladstone Ave). Doors: 8PM Tickets: 10$/PWYC – No one turned away for lack of funds This show is AA/19+ […]

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

January 17th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

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 the door. Things get rolling around 8pm. Buy tickets! Legion of Saints Legion of Saints is an independent four piece alternative rock band […]

Spotlight Profile: Lycanthro

January 5th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Features, Interviews, New Music

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 of the few genres that seems to have a consistent stream within the Ottawa music scene. Further, credit is […]

Eric Eggleston vinyl release show at The Record Centre

December 16th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

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 17th, 2017. Along with his band, he’ll be performing a handful of these songs as well as 2 new Tyler Kealey tracks, one of which you […]