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Top 10 Picks: Ottawa Jazz Festival 2017

Featured image by TDMusic “Where’s the jazz?” I heard someone comment recently about this year’s TD Ottawa Jazz Festival. I…

Girls+ Rock Ottawa continues to empower through mentorship

Featured photo by Jessica Deeks Tiffanie Tri is almost a typical Ottawa bureaucrat—she studied Political Science at Carleton, lives downtown, and…

New Music: Hard Science – Dreaming in Stereo

Those who have been to shows in Ottawa long enough are probably familiar with the name Hard Science. However, chances…

A Brief History of Ottawa Explosion Weekend

Photos by David Forcier The Beginnings: Rock n’ Roll Pizza Party Let’s rewind to the mid-2000’s, a time when Ottawa…

Interview: Chris Cresswell of The Flatliners

Photo by Gilda Louise Aloisi The Flatliners are a band that have never shied away from trying new things. While…

The Famines Discuss Their Own DIY-Minded Label Pentagon Black

Artwork by Lisa Czech The Famines are a Montreal-based noise garage music duo made up of Raymond Biesinger (who also…

Video Premiere: Eerie Loom drop summer jam “Wakened”

Just when you thought winter 2.0 was here for good, the fresh new electronic group Eerie Loom have brought some…

Reviews

OXW Day 5: Trails, Lake Urmia, & Nice Try

OXW Day 5: Trails, Lake Urmia, & Nice Try

Jun 22, 2017 | No Comments

Featured image by Els Durnford Trails was the first band to play. Songwriter Allie O’Manique’s sweet melodic voice gently flowed...

Interviews

Interview: Chris Cresswell of The Flatliners

Interview: Chris Cresswell of The Flatliners

Jun 13, 2017 | 1 Comment

Photo by Gilda Louise Aloisi The Flatliners are a band that have never shied away from trying new things. While...

New Music

New Music: Hard Science – Dreaming in Stereo

New Music: Hard Science – Dreaming in Stereo

Jun 15, 2017 | No Comments

Those who have been to shows in Ottawa long enough are probably familiar with the name Hard Science. However, chances...

New Videos

Video Premiere: Eerie Loom drop summer jam “Wakened”

Video Premiere: Eerie Loom drop summer jam “Wakened”

Jun 8, 2017 | No Comments

Just when you thought winter 2.0 was here for good, the fresh new electronic group Eerie Loom have brought some...

Festivals

Top 10 Picks: Ottawa Jazz Festival 2017

Top 10 Picks: Ottawa Jazz Festival 2017

Jun 22, 2017 | No Comments

Featured image by TDMusic “Where’s the jazz?” I heard someone comment recently about this year’s TD Ottawa Jazz Festival. I...

Features

Shot in the Dark Sessions Document Local Talent

Shot in the Dark Sessions Document Local Talent

Apr 19, 2017 | No Comments

This article appears in the April Edition of Ottawa Beat newsprint in the OSBX column. Photo: Malak performs at Shot In...

Photo Galleries

Gallery: POUZZA FEST 2017

Gallery: POUZZA FEST 2017

Jun 6, 2017 | No Comments

May is always a nice time of year. The tulips start popping out, the trees start getting greener, and it...

Ottawa Beat Column

A Brief History of Ottawa Explosion Weekend

A Brief History of Ottawa Explosion Weekend

Jun 14, 2017 | No Comments

Photos by David Forcier The Beginnings: Rock n’ Roll Pizza Party Let’s rewind to the mid-2000’s, a time when Ottawa...

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