Eagleson, Old James and Cast In Cadence entertain Zaphods

December 2nd, 2016  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Eagleson, Old James and Cast In Cadence entertain Zaphods

Last Friday, Zaphods was taken over by a trio of energetic indie rock bands which made for a fun night out. The night was headlined by Ottawa’s own Eagleson who are back with a new singer and an grittier bite to their sound. It’s been a couple of years since I last saw them and […]

Zaphod’s gets local this Friday with ONFIILM, Velvet Revolution and Crash the Argonaut

June 9th, 2016  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

Zaphod's gets local this Friday with ONFIILM, Velvet Revolution and Crash the Argonaut

Check out Zaphods Friday June 10th 2016 and catch a trio of local rock bands. On deck are ONFIILM, The Velvet Revolt and Crash The Argonaut. ONFIILM describe themselves as psychedelic rock. As I started to check out some of their stuff, the first thing that came to mind was early Janes Addiction. All of […]

Vancouvers Peregrine Falls Bring Experimental Noise to Zaphods

April 21st, 2016  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

Vancouvers Peregrine Falls Bring Experimental Noise to Zaphods

On May 5th, Peregrine Falls and the Summer Brothers will be bringing their combined Vancouver weirdness to Zaphod Beeblebrox. Peregrine Falls are described as “heavy-handed improv with sticks, guitars, and strings.” That’s certainly not a misrepresentation of the band, if their Two Fish EP is anything to go by. Having never seen them, I’m curious […]

Metronome Jones – Ready to unleash new EP at Zaphods

August 16th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Interviews, Show Announcements

Metronome Jones - Ready to unleash new EP at Zaphods

On August 21st, Metronome Jones will be releasing their latest EP (self-titled) at Zaphods. They will be joined by Alex Silas and the Subterraneans, as well as Lost to the River (formerly Miss Polygamy). You can grab advance tickets for $7, or $10 at the door (which open at 8pm). I recently sat down with […]

Ty Hall set to release latest album at Zaphods

May 14th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Ty Hall set to release latest album at Zaphods

Zaphods is the place to be on Saturday May 16th 2015, as Ty Hall releases his latest album I’m Just Fine. Joining him on stage in support are The Bristol Hum and Rommel Ribeiro. On his latest releases, Ty expands on his eclectic sound and further explores his electro-acoustic folk-rock-reggae roots. Advance tickets are only […]

Alexandra excited to release debut album at Zaphods

May 13th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Features, Show Announcements

Alexandra excited to release debut album at Zaphods

Alexandra is excited to be releasing her debut album Lucid Dreaming on May 15th at Zaphods! The doors open at 8pm and cover is only $7. The album was recorded at Academy Records with Eric St-Cyr and it represents Alexandra’s evolution as an artist and a person. It is about growth, finding inspiration in struggle […]

The Powergoats CD Release Party

August 11th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Features, News

The Powergoats CD Release Party

As a musician immersed in the Ottawa music scene for the past 20 years, I’d just like to say I’ve had the privilege of not only connecting, networking, and sharing the stage with fellow collegues in the field, but to now have the opportunity of bringing their passions, pursuits, and performances to the public forefront […]

The Powergoats CD Release Party

July 30th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

The Powergoats CD Release Party

When: Friday, August 8, 2014 Where: Zaphod Beeblebrox, 27 York Street, Ottawa, ON doors open at 8pm Zaphod’s presents Ottawa’s own The Powergoats, who will be releasing their newest effort, “Ruby Headlights”, featuring 8 luscious tracks of very catchy alternative rock. Check out their new video, “News To Me” (Ravenstone Productions), to get a taste […]

Double Experience and Iconoclast entertain the crowd at Zaphod’s

June 3rd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Concerts

Double Experience and Iconoclast entertain the crowd at Zaphod's

Sometimes when you head out to a show, you are treated to something a little unexpected. That was the case this weekend when I headed out to Zaphods to catch a show with Double Experience and Iconoclast. The energy on display was both entertaining and infectious. I just love it when you see a band […]

Double Experience set to hit Zaphods with Iconoclast and Crossing Jane

May 23rd, 2014  |  by  |  published in Show Announcements

Double Experience set to hit Zaphods with Iconoclast and Crossing Jane

On Friday May 30th 2014, head to Zaphods to catch a trio of Ottawa bands. Headlining are Double Experience, who will be supported by Iconoclast and Crossing Jane. Double Experience are wrapping up their Ontario tour dubbed the ‘Rated M For MaTour’ in promotion of the summer release for their forthcoming album 721835 on August […]