Arms of the Girl will launch their new EP at Live! on Elgin

April 6th, 2016  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Arms of the Girl will launch their new EP at Live! on Elgin

Arms of the Girl are back with a fresh new EP and they are unleashing it with a show at Live! on Elgin (220 Elgin St) on Friday April 8th 2016. Their latest batch of tunes further strengthens the band’s catalogue with the blues infused rock the group has become known for. The new music […]

Cody Allen – Ignite

June 9th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Album Recommendations

Cody Allen - Ignite

There’s something distinct about Cody Allen‘s voice. Whenever I hear one of his songs, I just know it’s him. On his latest release Ignite, he presents 6 new tracks that are distinctly Cody. The lead track, Heart of a Lion is a surefire hit. I can’t stop listening to it. Maybe because it most reminds […]

Cody Allen – “IGNITE” CD Release Party

May 6th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Cody Allen - “IGNITE” CD Release Party

North Bay native, Cody Allen definitely set the room ablaze on Saturday night, as he unleashed his latest effort, “IGNITE” to a packed house at Irene’s Pub. With the help of his accomplished band members, Jeff Logan (electric guitar), Rob Toth (bass), and producer, Steve Foley (drums), Allen offered up a set of well over […]

Cody Allen drops new single, album to follow this fall

June 4th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, Interviews, News

Cody Allen drops new single, album to follow this fall

Cody Allen just dropped a new single titled Heart of a Lion. Fans will notice a big difference in his sound. The transformation began late last year, when Jeff Logan was added to the band. Cody felt he was “stuck in a rut,” and was looking to reinvent himself a little bit. The band had […]

This weekend…Big Money Shot Round 3 concerts!

September 11th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

This weekend...Big Money Shot Round 3 concerts!

It’s that time of the year again, the round 3 performances of the 2013 edition of the LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot are coming your way this weekend! You’ve voted for the songs on Facebook, and now it’s time to get out and support your favorites. Audience attendance will be taken into account for each […]

Big Money Shot 2013 – Top 15!

July 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Features, News

Big Money Shot 2013 - Top 15!

LiVE 88.5 has finally announced the top 15 for this year’s Big money Shot competition. They are: Junkie & The Spider The Cardboard Crowns Madison & Fifth Liam Lloyd The Owl Eyes Project Precise Kenny Creole Zoo Legacy Garden of Weeds Finding Chuck High Waters Cody Allen Miss Polygamy Farewell Davidson Go Long(!) Arms of […]

LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot – Round 1 shows and bands

April 3rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Features, News

LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot - Round 1 shows and bands

The LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot Round 1 concerts will be getting started soon. Be sure to come out and support your favourites as they look to move on in this year’s competition. Catching these shows is always a great opportunity to discover some of the great new music being made right here in Ottawa! […]

For your weekend – November 23-25, 2012

November 23rd, 2012  |  by  |  published in News

For your weekend - November 23-25, 2012

Lot’s going on Friday night! Wise, Young & King will be releasing their latest disc This Madness at Ritual. They will be joined by Iconoclast and Bluestone. Advance tickets are $10 and include a 50% discount on a cd, otherwise it’s $12 at the door. The doors open at 9pm and things should get underway […]

Big Money Shot final 15 – Round 3 performances – Night 3

September 26th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features

Big Money Shot final 15 - Round 3 performances - Night 3

The final night of the Round 3 concerts saw more great performances. Ashley Crnic was up first. Her powerful voice was showcased as she delivered an enjoyable set of acoustic tunes blending a mix of folk and rock. The PepTides were next up. Their set was impressive. It had something for your ears and eyes. […]

This week… Big Money Shot Round 3 performances!

September 11th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Concerts, Features, News

This week... Big Money Shot Round 3 performances!

At long last, it’s time for the Round 3 performances of the 2012 edition of the LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot. You’ve voted for the songs on Facebook, and now it’s time to get out and support your favorites. Audience attendance will be taken into account for each band in determining their entry into the […]