The Reinvention of Sean Oliver Holiday Boogie brings the cheer to Babylon this weekend Contest: Win tickets to see STARS at NAC Dec. 15 Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine New Music: Tunnel Vision by Castlefield Petra Glynt vs. The World In Conversation with Protomartyr’s Joe Casey

The Reinvention of Sean Oliver

Prior to the release of his latest album Songs Left to Sing, Ottawa based singer-songwriter Sean Oliver had resolved to…

Holiday Boogie brings the cheer to Babylon this weekend

If there’s one thing we can agree on about the holiday season, it’s that togetherness really brings the cheer. That’s…

Contest: Win tickets to see STARS at NAC Dec. 15

After nearly two decades as a band, Montreal’s STARS continue to bring their music to the masses across Canada. This…

Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine

Most album releases happen in a bar or club, with the usual merch station and a few opening bands. Not…

New Music: Tunnel Vision by Castlefield

Ottawa’s upstart pop-punk band Castlefield recently released their second EP, Tunnel Vision, and it is everything a fan of the…

Petra Glynt vs. The World

Photo by Alana Devito If there’s one thing Petra Glynt is not, it’s subtle. Her thunderous sophomore album My Flag Is…

In Conversation with Protomartyr’s Joe Casey

Detroit post-punk outfit Protomartyr are in town this Saturday, November 24, supporting Calgary’s Preoccupations at The 27 Club. Protomartyr are…

Reviews

The Wonder Years, Have Mercy, & more at The Brass Monkey

The Wonder Years, Have Mercy, & more at The Brass Monkey

Nov 12, 2018 | No Comments

Words by Michelle Heenan Photos by Aidan Thatcher The night started off early with Roxbury, a three piece rock band from...

Interviews

Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine

Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine

Dec 6, 2018 | No Comments

Most album releases happen in a bar or club, with the usual merch station and a few opening bands. Not...

New Music

New Music: Tunnel Vision by Castlefield

New Music: Tunnel Vision by Castlefield

Nov 29, 2018 | No Comments

Ottawa’s upstart pop-punk band Castlefield recently released their second EP, Tunnel Vision, and it is everything a fan of the...

New Videos

The Reinvention of Sean Oliver

The Reinvention of Sean Oliver

Dec 14, 2018 | No Comments

Prior to the release of his latest album Songs Left to Sing, Ottawa based singer-songwriter Sean Oliver had resolved to...

Festivals

Gallery: CityFolk 2018

Gallery: CityFolk 2018

Sep 20, 2018 | 1 Comment

This year’s CityFolk festival was full of stellar performances by both veteran and emerging acts. Whether it was the delicate...

Features

Holiday Boogie brings the cheer to Babylon this weekend

Holiday Boogie brings the cheer to Babylon this weekend

Dec 14, 2018 | No Comments

If there’s one thing we can agree on about the holiday season, it’s that togetherness really brings the cheer. That’s...

Photo Galleries

Gallery: The Dreadnoughts, Crash ton Rock, Riishi Von Rex and Bastards and the Buzzards

Gallery: The Dreadnoughts, Crash ton Rock, Riishi Von Rex and Bastards and the Buzzards

Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Vancouver’s folk punk rockers The Dreadnoughts rolled into town with Jonquiere, Quebec’s Crash ton Rock and were supported locally by...

Ottawa Beat Column

Breaking Down the Ottawa Music Strategy

Breaking Down the Ottawa Music Strategy

May 10, 2018 | No Comments

Last month, the City of Ottawa’s city council unanimously voted in favour of adopting the first-ever official music strategy in...

Francoville

Francoville: Osheaga débarque en ville

Francoville: Osheaga débarque en ville

Jul 18, 2018 | No Comments

D’emblée, j’ai toujours ressenti un mélange d’amour et de haine pour le festival de musique et d’arts Osheaga qui se...

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