Gallery: Topsy Turvys + The Valveenus, Audio Visceral, & Crown Vic at TARG Hometown hero Catriona Sturton broadens horizons to better pluck our heartstrings The Fucking Machines, Asile, DOXX, and Wire Cuffs at House of TARG Gallery: Jon Creeden & The Flying Hellfish LP Release w/ The Creeps, & more at House of TARG Lights, Dear Rouge, & DCF at Algonquin Commons Theatre Contest: Win passes to Flying Hórses at NAC Rapid Fire Q&A with Dear Rouge

Gallery: Topsy Turvys + The Valveenus, Audio Visceral, & Crown Vic at TARG

On April 12th, House of TARG hosted a huge lineup featuring the likes of France’s Topsy Turvys, as well as…

Hometown hero Catriona Sturton broadens horizons to better pluck our heartstrings

Catriona Sturton is a household name in Canadian music and beyond—her masterful blues guitar and harmonica stylings combined with her…

The Fucking Machines, Asile, DOXX, and Wire Cuffs at House of TARG

On March 24th, packed with punks, was Ottawa’s very own House of TARG. Legends made a comeback alongside some of…

Gallery: Jon Creeden & The Flying Hellfish LP Release w/ The Creeps, & more at House of TARG

Last Friday, April 6th, we had the pleasure of presenting Jon Creeden & The Flying Hellfish LP release party at…

Lights, Dear Rouge, & DCF at Algonquin Commons Theatre

I love showing up to the Algonquin Commons Theatre just before doors open. The lines of people eagerly awaiting the…

Contest: Win passes to Flying Hórses at NAC

*Note – This contest is now closed.  We’re giving away two passes to tonight’s performance by Flying Hórses at the…

Rapid Fire Q&A with Dear Rouge

Juno-award winning band Dear Rouge are in Ottawa supporting Lights tonight at Algonquin Commons Theatre, and it’s sure to be a…

Interviews

Hometown hero Catriona Sturton broadens horizons to better pluck our heartstrings

Hometown hero Catriona Sturton broadens horizons to better pluck our heartstrings

Apr 11, 2018 | No Comments

Catriona Sturton is a household name in Canadian music and beyond—her masterful blues guitar and harmonica stylings combined with her...

New Music

New Music: Worn Robot 3 by Worn Robot

New Music: Worn Robot 3 by Worn Robot

Mar 13, 2018 | No Comments

We finally got around to checking out the latest release by Ottawa’s own Worn Robot, called Worn Robot 3. The...

New Videos

New Video: “Finger Food” by Deathsticks

New Video: “Finger Food” by Deathsticks

Apr 12, 2018 | No Comments

Noisy punk duo Deathsticks recently released their first video as a band for their new song “Finger Food” off their...

Festivals

Dragon Boat Festival 25 Year Anniversary Lineup Announced

Dragon Boat Festival 25 Year Anniversary Lineup Announced

Mar 19, 2018 | No Comments

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival returns June 21 to 24 for its 25th year and has scheduled a...

Features

From the Expert: Getting Into Sound Engineering

From the Expert: Getting Into Sound Engineering

Mar 7, 2018 | No Comments

Have you ever looked at the back of a room during a show, and noticed a person straining their neck...

Ottawa Beat Column

The Art of Festival Applications

The Art of Festival Applications

Mar 4, 2018 | No Comments

If there’s one thing Ottawa has no shortage of, it’s festivals. Tons of festivals. Festivals, everywhere. Here in the capital,...

Francoville

10 good reasons to embrace La Francophonie at Bluesfest

10 good reasons to embrace La Francophonie at Bluesfest

Feb 26, 2018 | No Comments

By Cindy Savard, Éliane Laberge and Éric Barrette in collaboration with Eventful Capital and Ottawa Showbox. Photo by Els Durnford. ...

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