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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, Uncategorized

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 […]

The Balconies will say farewell with a final Ottawa show

December 14th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

The Balconies will say farewell with a final Ottawa show

I was shocked today, to hear the news that The Balconies are going to say farewell with two final shows in Toronto and Ottawa. Their final show will take place in Ottawa at The 27 Club on Saturday February 3rd, 2018. Opening up the evening will be Ottawa’s The Love Machine. Tickets are on sale […]

Bearings are coming home to The 27 Club

December 5th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

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 (27 York St.). Also performing that evening are Ottawa acts PINE, Castlefield as well as Letdown who hail from Oshawa. This event is 16 and over. […]

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

December 5th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

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, with food and drinks available at the venue. Come support PMP’s first all night event featuring all artists. Featuring new releases from DVish, […]

Greathunter – Prey

November 3rd, 2017  |  by  |  published in Album Recommendations, Features

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 nuanced production and dense compositions, but they are definitely not making noise for the sake of being heard. Every added layer of instrumentation feels so purposeful and vibrant […]