New Music: New Swears – “And the Magic of Horses” Five Years – Ottawa 2012​-​2017 Compilation Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air New Music: Dead Weights – Mountain Arresting Arboretum Festival sets the stage for emerging music Japan’s One OK Rock electrify Algonquin Commons Theatre Highlights: Ottawa Jazz Festival 2017

New Music: New Swears – “And the Magic of Horses”

Earlier this summer, Ottawa’s party-punks released their third album, And the Magic of Horses, keeping alive their streak of putting…

Five Years – Ottawa 2012​-​2017 Compilation

Back in May, we celebrated our five-year anniversary with a couple of shows at The Record Centre. That was a…

Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air

Featured photo of Le1f by Els Durnford This year’s edition of Arboretum Festival was something special. Each year the organizers…

New Music: Dead Weights – Mountain Arresting

Ottawa pop-punk group Dead Weights have just released their second full-length album, Mountain Arresting. It’s been a few years since…

Arboretum Festival sets the stage for emerging music

For the past five years, Arboretum Festival has been a crucial part of Ottawa’s music infrastructure. It’s beginnings as a…

Japan’s One OK Rock electrify Algonquin Commons Theatre

Arriving to line-ups that wrapped around the hallways outside of the Algonquin Commons Theatre was a sure sign that it…

Highlights: Ottawa Jazz Festival 2017

The Ottawa Jazz Festival saw its 37th year in downtown Ottawa this June. The festival, which takes place between Confederation…

Reviews

Japan’s One OK Rock electrify Algonquin Commons Theatre

Japan’s One OK Rock electrify Algonquin Commons Theatre

Jul 24, 2017 | No Comments

Arriving to line-ups that wrapped around the hallways outside of the Algonquin Commons Theatre was a sure sign that it...

Interviews

Interview: Spencer Tweedy of The Blisters

Interview: Spencer Tweedy of The Blisters

Jul 20, 2017 | No Comments

Chicago’s The Blisters are rolling through Ottawa on their way to the River & Sky Music/Camping Festival which is taking...

New Music

New Music: New Swears – “And the Magic of Horses”

New Music: New Swears – “And the Magic of Horses”

Aug 23, 2017 | No Comments

Earlier this summer, Ottawa’s party-punks released their third album, And the Magic of Horses, keeping alive their streak of putting...

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

Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air

Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air

Aug 21, 2017 | No Comments

Featured photo of Le1f by Els Durnford This year’s edition of Arboretum Festival was something special. Each year the organizers...

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

Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air

Arboretum Festival gives fans a breath of fresh air

Aug 21, 2017 | No Comments

Featured photo of Le1f by Els Durnford This year’s edition of Arboretum Festival was something special. Each year the organizers...

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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