Contest: Win a Royal Canoe Prize Pack Video Premiere: “Sparkle” by G. Grand Emmanuel Jal’s <i>The Key</i> Tour Comes to Zaphod’s Interview: Gavin Gardiner of The Wooden Sky Amos The Transparent Album Release @ Black Sheep Inn Silvergun & Spleen Win Big at Toronto Independent Music Awards Neutral Milk Hotel Searching For Meaning <i>In the Aeroplane Over the Sea</i>

Contest: Win a Royal Canoe Prize Pack

Winnipeg indie-pop band Royal Canoe is making their way to Maverick’s this Saturday, Oct. 25, and we’re giving away some…

Video Premiere: “Sparkle” by G. Grand

Ottawa Showbox is proud to premiere the new video for “Sparkle” from local Ottawa rapper G. Grand. The song and…

Emmanuel Jal’s The Key Tour Comes to Zaphod’s

By Q-ba // Photo by Che Kothari On Friday Zaphod’s welcomed one of the brightest stars in the international hip-hop…

Interview: Gavin Gardiner of The Wooden Sky

One of Canada’s prized possessions The Wooden Sky have just released a new record called Let’s Be Ready, the follow-up…

Amos The Transparent Album Release @ Black Sheep Inn

Saturday marked a highly anticipated night at the esteemed Blacksheep Inn in Wakefield, QC, as Ottawa’s favourite indie rock band…

Silvergun & Spleen Win Big at Toronto Independent Music Awards

Featured photo by FoH Photography (Bobby Singh) Last night Ottawa’s Silvergun & Spleen won a Toronto Independent Music Award for Best…

Neutral Milk Hotel Searching For Meaning In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

Editor’s Note: Tomorrow, Neutral Milk Hotel will headline the Ravenlaw Stage at Ottawa’s Folkfest at 8:15 p.m. This is particularly…

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Ottawa Rock Camp for Girls – 2014 Showcase

Ottawa Rock Camp for Girls – 2014 Showcase

Oct 30, 2014 | No Comments

This past weekend marked the 2014 edition of the Ottawa Rock Camp for Girls, and we were lucky enough to...

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Morning Metal – Interview with Vyc Vypyr – <i>A Hero’s Grave</i>

Morning Metal – Interview with Vyc Vypyr – A Hero’s Grave

Oct 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Who are the members of Vyc Vypyr and what do you play? Raffaele Guarna – I am the guitarist and vocalist....

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Morning Metal: Metal Rant #10 – Language

Morning Metal: Metal Rant #10 – Language

Oct 27, 2014 | No Comments

Rockso Rants #10 Language If you’re like me and you enjoy reading comments, you sometimes get furious at people by...

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Weekend Music Roundup: Oct. 30 – Nov. 2

Weekend Music Roundup: Oct. 30 – Nov. 2

Oct 30, 2014 | No Comments

Looking for live music in Ottawa this weekend? Ottawa Showbox has you covered with the Weekend Music Roundup. ————————————————— Thursday...

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Throwback Thursday: Billy Talent @ The Tulip Festival 2004

Throwback Thursday: Billy Talent @ The Tulip Festival 2004

Oct 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

Benjamin Kowalewicz, lead singer of Billy Talent, rocking out at the Tulip Festival in Ottawa in 2004. Photo: Brian Garson...

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