2021

chrissy

Chrissy’s video series injects life into streams

For some of us, quarantining has been one of the most unproductive times. Being away from human connection, lacking concentration,

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Taking a walk down Stirling Ave with Riley Burns

Can you imagine writing your first EP during a pandemic? Well, meet local Ottawa musician Riley Burns. He did just

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maxime. challenges artistic boundaries with latest album

Ottawa based alt-pop artist maxime. released his latest LP, cerulean, early December, 2020, which is the follow-up to his 2019

Premiere: Incantations by Grand Malheur

Ottawa Showbox is very excited to premiere the first song, “Incantation,” by new local doom band Grand Malheur. Grand Malheur,

Class of 91 graduates with Eyes On Fire

When the number one goal is to have a good time, Ottawa indie rock band Class of 91 has sought

Slack Bridges spreads the sweet sound of soul from Lindenlea to Ledbury

The past year hasn’t been easy for local musicians and artists who make their living through live performances. Since March

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Michael Duguay video series brings pandemic observations to light

Photo by Jamie Kronick Last year, Michael Duguay was about to go on his first Canadian tour in over a

night lovell

Mining diamonds in the rough: On the pre-pandemic promoting biz’

Photo: Night Lovell at Algonquin Commons Theatre by Kevin Daly Brandon Bird, the owner of the concert promotion company Diamond

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Motherland: The Good Ol’ Days

On Feb. 13, 2020 the lights shined bright throughout the Rainbow Bistro onto every gleaming face waiting to hear from

accursed spawn

Death Metal to the pandemic: shredding the Ottawa scene

Comeback tours are usually reserved for the veterans of the music industry who have gone on hiatus forty years after