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New Music: Saint Clare — EPIII

There are few bands in Ottawa that have as big of a sound and stage presence as Saint Clare does.

  • 2018
  • April 26, 2018
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Doc Hopper, Steve Adamyk Band, Audio Visceral, Laureate, & Matt Charette at TARG

It was a packed bill Friday night at the House of Targ with Doc Hopper, Steve Adamyk Band, Audio Visceral,

  • 2017
  • February 20, 2018
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New Music: Graceland by Steve Adamyk Band

On the heels of opening for the Red Hot Chilli Peppers at Bluesfest, Steve Adamyk Band dropped their brand new

  • 2016
  • August 3, 2016
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Ottawa Explosion Day 3: Mikey Erg, Mike Krol, Screaming Females, Dad Jokes, The Worriers and more

The weather keeps getting nicer and nicer as Ottawa Explosion Weekend keeps rolling along into day 3. Unfortunately Shellshag had

  • 2016
  • June 18, 2016
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Ottawa Explosion Day 2: Bad Sports, Nato Coles and the Blue Diamond Band, The Creeps, Radioactivity and more

Ottawa Explosion Weekend day 2 was the ultimate birthday party for me, amazing bands, super nice people and delicious drinks

  • 2016
  • June 17, 2016
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Peach Kelli Pop, Nightshades, & Toxic Thoughts at TARG

Photos by Ming Wu/Photogmusic. When the matching jackets come off you know it’s Peach Kelli Pop time. It was a

  • 2016
  • May 19, 2016
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New Music: Cry Baby by Thrifty Kids

The new EP, Cry Baby, by local surf rock group Thrifty Kids contains one of the early contenders for song of the

  • 2016
  • May 7, 2016
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Ottawa Explosion Weekend Day 5: Average Times, Mother’s Children and The Mandates

Ottawa Explosion Weekend day five, saw the first beautiful sunny day of the festival and father’s day collide for an

  • 2014
  • June 18, 2014
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New Music: Too Late To Get Loud by Mnemonics

Ottawa’s most excellent power-pop and rock n’ roll band, Mnemonics, just put out a wicked new album.  Too Late To

  • 2014
  • March 24, 2014
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