Ottawa Bluesfest Announces Official Lineup for 2015 New Video: Loon Choir – “Bug” New Music: Pocket Writer – <i>Dented Little Scars</i> Gallery: No Aloha, Bonnie Doon, & Nightshades @ Mugshots, Feb. 20 Bars & Breakbeats ft. Alex Silas & The Subterraneans, CrooKid Bass, Spitten Image, & Lost Kids Diatonic Degustation: Celebration Ramen MEGAPHONO: Sights (Photo Gallery)

Ottawa Bluesfest Announces Official Lineup for 2015

After a leaked lineup was announced on Monday, Ottawa Bluesfest organizers have released the official lineup for 2015‘s two-week long…

New Video: Loon Choir – “Bug”

Ottawa’s nine-piece ensemble Loon Choir have released a beautiful new video for their latest track “Bug”. This is the group’s…

New Music: Pocket Writer – Dented Little Scars

Many Ottawa musicians feel right at home when it comes to the DIY approach to making music. Artists can get…

Gallery: No Aloha, Bonnie Doon, & Nightshades @ Mugshots, Feb. 20

It has only been four months since we started presenting monthly shows at Mugshots and the momentum just keeps building….

Bars & Breakbeats ft. Alex Silas & The Subterraneans, CrooKid Bass, Spitten Image, & Lost Kids

Photography by Andrew Lessard & Jason Champagne Some might think that Wednesday nights are pretty boring in Ottawa, with not…

Diatonic Degustation: Celebration Ramen

Food. Music. Recipes. By Adam Berkelmans It’s cold outside. Looking out the window, I see my neighbourhood draped in snow….

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Morning Metal – Interview with Greg Burgess of Allegaeon

Morning Metal – Interview with Greg Burgess of Allegaeon

Mar 24, 2015 | No Comments

Debuting in 2008, Allegaeon quickly made their mark in the metal scene by being signed to Metal Blade Records and...

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Dear Blackwolf Finish Tour with Ottawa Compadres @ Irene’s

Dear Blackwolf Finish Tour with Ottawa Compadres @ Irene’s

Mar 13, 2015 | No Comments

Words by Jean McLernon Featured photo by Mike Gorda (@mikegorda) This Friday night marks the end of Dear Blackwolf’s tour through...

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Two New Videos: Gold and Marrow & The Acorn

Two New Videos: Gold and Marrow & The Acorn

Mar 28, 2015 | No Comments

“Hold My Fire” is a single off Gold and Marrow‘s debut album Forever. This acoustic version keeps away from the pop...

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Morning Metal – Interview with Greg Burgess of Allegaeon

Morning Metal – Interview with Greg Burgess of Allegaeon

Mar 24, 2015 | No Comments

Debuting in 2008, Allegaeon quickly made their mark in the metal scene by being signed to Metal Blade Records and...

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Weekend Music Roundup: March 26 – 29

Weekend Music Roundup: March 26 – 29

Mar 25, 2015 | No Comments

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

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Thirsty Thursdays: Strong Patrick by Beau’s Brewery

Thirsty Thursdays: Strong Patrick by Beau’s Brewery

Mar 19, 2015 | No Comments

By Daniel Bordage Beer: Strong Patrick by Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company Style: Irish Red Ale ABV: 6.7% Pairing: St....

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