2017 Fests

Tank and the Bangas
  • 2017
  • September 19, 2017

Review & Gallery: CityFolk Day 5

The final day of Ottawa’s CityFolk was the perfect end to a festival with a lot of highlights (my personal

father john misty
  • 2017
  • September 18, 2017

Review & Gallery: CityFolk Day 4

Saturday night at CityFolk delivered. Throughout a jam-packed lineup that featured not one but two performances by Fred Penner (the

  • 2017
  • September 15, 2017

Review & Photos: CityFolk Day 2

Photos by Els Durnford Gee, the Ottawa Folk Festival sure has changed. Since 2011 when the Bluesfest producers took over,

  • 2017
  • September 15, 2017

The Sound of Somerset… Remixed

Ottawa’s Chinatown is home to a diverse mix of people and all sorts of businesses. Remixed (formely Chinatown Remixed) is

cityfolk
  • 2017
  • September 14, 2017

Gallery: Cityfolk Day 1

This year’s CityFolk Festival got off to a good start at Lansdowne Park with some stellar performances by Ruth B,

  • 2017
  • September 13, 2017

Top Picks for CityFolk 2017

It’s that time of year when we descend on Lansdowne and the Glebe for CityFolk Festival. This year’s main festival

marvest
  • 2017
  • September 6, 2017

Marvest 2017 Schedule & Sampler

For a few years now, CityFolk has included an offshoot “mini festival” of sorts called Marvest. We’ve been lucky enough

  • 2017
  • September 1, 2017

Capital Weekend: House of PainT + Hopped & Confused

Thanks to House of Paint, Mill Street brewery, and Ottawa Pride, this last weekend of August was a memorable one.

Le1f
  • 2017
  • August 21, 2017

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

arboretum-barn
  • 2017
  • August 15, 2017

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