• 2019
  • September 9, 2019

New Spins: August 2019

Check out the latest edition of New Spins, a new playlist series tracking new music out of Ottawa which we will

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  • 2019
  • August 4, 2019

New Spins: July 2019

We’re excited about our new series called New Spins, which we will be posting at the beginning of each month. The

  • 2019
  • July 16, 2019

Hull’s Fet.Nat shortlisted for Polaris Prize

Hull’s own Fet.Nat has been shortlisted for the Polaris Music Prize for their outstanding album Le Mal, released earlier this

  • 2019
  • July 12, 2019

Opinion: In defense of a progressive, modern addition to the Château Laurier

We at Ottawa Showbox don’t typically post editorials, particularly those which have nothing to do with music. However, I like


New Spins: June 2019

We’re excited to announce the start of a new series called New Spins, which we plan on posting at the


Opinion: Let’s Do It Ourselves

If you’ve spent any time in a local music scene, you’ve probably witnessed a bit of an obsession with DIY.

Ottawa’s Quest for a Strong Music Industry Infrastructure

This article was originally published in advance of the Artpreneur 2019 event held at Bayview Yards on May 31, 2019.

DIY Spring
  • 2019
  • March 29, 2019

DIY Spring 3 festivities set for May 10-12

Photo by Nneka Nnagbo DIY Spring is back for its third year, and the organizers have just announced the lineup

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  • 2019
  • March 16, 2019

NAC Presents announces 2019-20 season lineup

Today the National Arts Centre announced its 2019-2020 programming, and it is unlike any that has come before. Executive Producer

  • 2019
  • March 8, 2019

Scott Helman’s Hang Up Tour is Coming to Town

Toronto native Scott Helman has accomplished a lot since being signed with Warner Music Canada when he was 15 years