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 […]

Wildlife is returning to Zaphod’s

March 22nd, 2014  |  by  |  published in News, Show Announcements

Wildlife is returning to Zaphod's

On Friday, March 28th, head down to Zaphod’s as Wildlife returns for another performance. Their latest single Lightening Tent has been racing up Canadian rock radio charts. The video (which is available below), was shot in Hawaii, where the band was able to perform on the side of a volcano. Wildlife will be joined by […]

Winchester Warm, with Farewell Davidson and The Sick Sick Sicks will heat things up at The Black Sheep Inn

January 2nd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

Winchester Warm, with Farewell Davidson and The Sick Sick Sicks will heat things up at The Black Sheep Inn

It might be freezing outside, but Winchester Warm will be heating things up inside The Black Sheep Inn on January 4th, 2014. The duo will be joined by Farewell Davidson and The Sick Sick Sicks. You can grab advance tickets online for $8, or $10 at the door. Doors open at 8:30pm. The surprise of […]

Catch Paper Lions at Zaphod Beeblebrox

October 8th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

Catch Paper Lions at Zaphod Beeblebrox

This Thursday, October 10th you can catch PEI’s Paper Lions at Zaphod Beeblebrox. Also featured on the bill are Teenage Kicks and Wakefield’s Farewell Davidson. Tickets are only $15 advance ($20 at the door). The doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 8:30pm. Paper Lions are currently touring for their latest album My […]

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 […]

Catch Farewell Davidson, Les Mosquitos and Bearshark @ The Black Sheep Inn

July 4th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Concerts, News

Catch Farewell Davidson, Les Mosquitos and Bearshark @ The Black Sheep Inn

This Saturday, July 6th, catch Farewell Davidson, Les Mosquitos and Bearshark at the Black Sheep Inn in Wakefield. This should be a fun evening as it may be one of your last chances to see the entertaining Farewell Davidson as they gear up for a late summer tour of Ontario and Quebec. It’s my experience […]

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 […]

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! […]

Farewell Davidson CD release party

July 3rd, 2012  |  by  |  published in New Music, News

Farewell Davidson CD release party

Join Farewell Davidson for their CD release party at The Black Sheep Inn (735 Riverside Dr. Wakefield QC) on Friday July 6th. Things get underway at 8:30pm. Advance tickets are $7 and are available by contacting farewelldavidson@hotmail.com. Tickets will also be available at the door for $10. Also on the bill is the Joshua Earth […]