Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata

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

Support Jammin for Jammies on Thursday February 23rd at the Crazy Horse in Kanata

Head to the Crazy Horse in Kanata on Thursday February 23rd from 7-10pm for the Jammin for Jammies benefit show. The evening will feature music by Cannons and Ambre McLean. There are also lots of items being raffled off including Sens tickets, gift certificates and more! Tickets are only $15. Buy tickets A little about […]

Boutique Blues & BBQ Festival – Fundraiser, food & fun all in one

June 29th, 2016  |  by  |  published in News

Boutique Blues & BBQ Festival – Fundraiser, food & fun all in one

Bring your appetite, humanitarian spirit and love of music! Moose McGuire’s, Trevor Denault, and “Blues Bud” Brent Diab, in association with Ottawa Rock and Roots Society (ORRS) are hosting a boutique Blues and BBQ festival in support of one of the founding members of the Ottawa Blues Society (OBS) -­ Jed Rached, on Saturday, July […]

Benefit show for local musician Megan Miller

October 2nd, 2015  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

Benefit show for local musician Megan Miller

On Friday, October 2nd 2015, head on down to Pressed Cafe (750 Gladstone) where you can catch locals Future States and Valois, as well as Mandarin Dynasty from Portland, Oregon. The 3 bands are coming together for a benefit show to assist local musician Megan Miller, who is trying to return to the USA to […]

2014 Friends of Emmet “Be A Hero!” Cancer Benefit Concert

April 22nd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

2014 Friends of Emmet "Be A Hero!" Cancer Benefit Concert

On Saturday April 26th, Music for Life fundraising is holding a big night of live music for a great cause at the Centrepointe Theatre. Friends of Emmet (Ireland), who are currently on a North American tour, are headlining the show. Opening up will be local acts Wicked Grin and Nothing. All of the funds raised […]

GOOD2GO – Annual fundraiser for Children at Risk

December 2nd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Features, News, Show Announcements

GOOD2GO - Annual fundraiser for Children at Risk

On Saturday, December 7th, 2013, join GOOD2GO at Zaphods for their annual benefit for Children at Risk. With influences ranging from The Rolling Stones to The Ramones to Patsy Cline GOOD2GO kicks out the jams at full throttle and always have a blast doing so! Fronted by the dynamic “Miss Maureen” on vocals, the band […]

The Balconies, Dear Rouge and The Capitol Beat @ Canterbury High School

November 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Concerts

The Balconies, Dear Rouge and The Capitol Beat @ Canterbury High School

The Balconies made a triumphant return to their former high school to the delight of their screaming fans packed around the front of the stage. As they unleashed their frantic show, Jacquie, known for her boundless energy and hair whips held nothing back. The band tore through a set consisting mostly of music from their […]

The Balconies are hosting a benefit for Canterbury High School – Win tickets!

November 16th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Contests, Features, News, Show Announcements

The Balconies are hosting a benefit for Canterbury High School - Win tickets!

The contest is closed, but you can still grab tickets for a great evening of music! The Balconies have been incredibly busy lately and have recently toured Canada, Iceland, the UK and Europe. Their live show is not to be missed! Spotlight Ottawa has a pair of tickets to give away to their upcoming Canterbury […]

Breaking the Silence Live Benefit Show

June 18th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Concerts, News

Breaking the Silence Live Benefit Show

Head to the Hard Rock Cafe in Byward Market on June 27th as 8 local bands come together to support DIFD (Do It For Daron) and local youth. Breaking the Silence is an all ages live music event to shed awareness on anti-bullying. The event will take place from 6pm until midnight. The featured musical […]

For your weekend – November 30-December 2, 2012

November 29th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News

For your weekend - November 30-December 2, 2012

Zaphods is the place to be this weekend. First up on Friday, join GOOD2GO in support of Children at Risk. Tickets for this benefit show are only $10. The doors open at 8pm. Be sure to check back Saturday for Never Ending White Lights and Bed of Stars. Tickets are $13 and the doors open […]

Babes4Breasts benefit show in Ottawa

October 29th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Babes4Breasts benefit show in Ottawa

This past Thursday night was the annual Babes4Breasts benefit show. The crowd was large and the music was great. This was the first opportunity I had to see a performance at Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts. The acoustics in there are fantastic! On stage performing for the evening were Ana Miura, Amanda Rheaume, Leela […]