Live Music Reviews

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Iron Chic, Big Nothing and Jon Creeden and the Flying Hellfish @ The 27 Club

Iron Chic from Long Island, New York rolled into town at The 27 Club on their tour with Philadelphia’s Big

  • 2019
  • September 12, 2019
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Cody Coyote reemerges with Ma’iinganag

Ma’iinganag, which translates to “Wolves” in Anishinaabemowin, is Cody Coyote’s second full-length album which he released on August 16 at

  • 2019
  • August 28, 2019
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Mike Krol & Swearin’ with Average Times at Dominion Tavern

On Saturday night Mike Krol and Swearin’ rolled through Ottawa on their double headline tour with some solid local talent,

  • 2019
  • August 19, 2019
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Side by Side Day 1: Steve Adamyk Band, Flaws, Sad Baxter, Bug Bites and The Offers

The inaugural night of Side by Side Weekend in Ottawa kicked off with a bang Thursday night with Steve Adamyk

  • 2019
  • July 26, 2019
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Review: A look back at Ottawa Jazz Festival 2019

Friday, June 21 Friday night marked Judith Hill’s second concert at the OJF, and like the first time it was

  • 2019
  • July 23, 2019
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Bluesfest Day 9: Pussy Riot Steals the Show on the Side Stage + Gallery

The unapologetic rainbow-balaclava-chic politics behind Pussy Riot’s fame are unlike any group in recent memory. And beneath a cloudy, yet

  • 2019
  • July 19, 2019
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Bluesfest Day 8: Alexisonfire Rises Again

Since they parted ways back in 2011 to chase peripheral passion projects—including a firefighting career for lead singer George Pettit—the

  • 2019
  • July 14, 2019
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Transmit, Blood Club, Science Man, and The Thrill @ Black Squirrel – SOTO Day 4

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

  • 2019
  • June 25, 2019
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Night Lovell’s Raucous Hometown Show at Algonquin Commons Theatre

Photo by Kevin Daly – Algonquin Commons Theatre The first thing I noticed when I arrived at the Algonquin Commons

  • 2019
  • June 20, 2019
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SOTO FEST Day 3: Spacers, Piper Maru & more

Spacers, Piper Maru, Piss Face and more sliced into day three of this year’s Sitting On The Outside Fest. The

  • 2019
  • June 18, 2019
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