Bluesfest locals: Amos the Transparent

June 24th, 2023  |  by  |  published in Bluesfest locals, Features, Interviews, News

Bluesfest locals: Amos the Transparent

The Bluesfest locals series will introduce you to the talented music makers from the Ottawa area performing at this year’s RBC Bluesfest. Come on out early to Bluesfest and discover some great new local music! Amos the Transparent Thursday, July 13 6:00 pm RBC Stage Bio What’s in a name? “I think we needed a […]

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. […]

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. […]

Ottawa Bluesfest 2016 – Discover some great local artists while you’re there

June 29th, 2016  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

Ottawa Bluesfest 2016 – Discover some great local artists while you’re there

Summer is here and that means it’s almost time for another addition of the Ottawa Bluesfest! While all the hype typically surrounds the headliners, there is loads of local talent performing as well. So if you’re going, head out early and discover some of the great local music that our city has to offer. Once […]

Amos the Transparent and Wildlife entertain at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

June 24th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Amos the Transparent and Wildlife entertain at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

With the great weather this weekend, I decided to head out to the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival with the family in tow and take in a few performances. While the boys enjoyed the bouncy castles in the children’s area, I took in Amos the Transparent‘s show. It’s been quite some time since I’ve seen them […]

Amos the Transparent – A busy summer ahead with a new album to follow this fall

June 20th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, Interviews

Amos the Transparent - A busy summer ahead with a new album to follow this fall

I recently chatted with Jonathan Chandler about Amos the Transparent‘s new album and upcoming festival dates this summer. 2014 has been a busy year for Amos the Transparent and it’s about to get busier. Earlier this year, the group kicked off a PledgeMusic campaign to fund the release of their new album This Cold Escape. […]

Ottawa Bluesfest 2014 – Discover some great local artists while you’re there

June 17th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

Ottawa Bluesfest 2014 – Discover some great local artists while you’re there

Summer is here and that means it’s almost time for another addition of the Ottawa Bluesfest! While all the hype typically surrounds the headliners, there is loads of local talent performing throughout the festival. So while you’re there, why not head out early and discover some of the great local music that our city has […]

Another exciting lineup for the 2014 Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival – Stars to open!

May 6th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

Another exciting lineup for the 2014 Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival - Stars to open!

The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is back with another exciting FREE concert lineup for 2014! The festival runs from Thursday June 19th to Sunday June 22nd. It’s a great time for the whole family with free admission to concerts, as well as a variety of artisans, exhibitors, delicious culinary treats, beachside bar, children’s area and […]

Be a part of Amos The Transparent’s next album

March 31st, 2014  |  by  |  published in News

Be a part of Amos The Transparent's next album

Amos The Transparent are getting ready to record their next album, the followup to the fantastic Goodnight My Dear…I’m Falling Apart. The band has teamed up with PledgeMusic to allow fans to pre-purchase the album. In addition to helping fund the album, 3% of all pledges made after their goal has been reached, will benefit […]

Ottawa Folk Festival 2013 – Check out all the local talent

August 13th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features, News

Ottawa Folk Festival 2013 - Check out all the local talent

As summer starts to draw to a close, it’s time to start thinking about the Ottawa Folk Festival. Each year the festival brings together an eclectic combination of music, presented in an intimate outdoor setting along the Rideau River in Hog’s Back Park. Nicely nestled among the big draws are plenty of great local acts […]