Bluesfest 2017

Claude Munson
  • 2017
  • July 18, 2017

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 10 w/ Tom Petty, Claude Munson & more

  The final day of Bluesfest saw a lot of local groups, including Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Claude Munson,

Ottawa Bluesfest
  • 2017
  • July 16, 2017

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 9 w/ MUSE, Night Lovell, Mushy Gushy & more

The second last night of Bluesfest was actually dry…yes, you heard that correctly. Dry. The beautiful sunny day held in

anderson .paak
  • 2017
  • July 16, 2017

Bluesfest Day 8: Live, Anderson .Paak, and The Headstones

Photos by Els Durnford It was a soaking wet night Friday night at RBC Bluesfest which saw sets cut short

  • 2017
  • July 15, 2017

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 7 w/ Migos, Maurice Moore and Lil Yachty

It’s likely that you may have heard about Bluesfest’s seventh day—it was mired by chaos, violence and overindulgence, around 200

Phantogram
  • 2017
  • July 13, 2017

Review: Bluesfest Day 6 w/ LCD Soundsystem, The Shins, Gary Clark Jr., & more

Wednesday’s weather forecast was a perfect summary of summer in Ottawa thus far. Rapidly oscillating between heat and cool, dry and

July Talk
  • 2017
  • July 12, 2017

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 5 w/ Fetty Wap, July Talk, RL GRIME & more

After a well-deserved break on Monday at Ottawa Bluesfest, things picked up right back up where they started on Tuesday.

Yonatan Gat
  • 2017
  • July 12, 2017

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 4 w/ P!nk, Yonatan Gat, Rebecca Noelle, & more

The night of Sunday, July 9, was a wet one, but the skies cleared up enough for festival-goers to enjoy

50-cent-els-durnford
  • 2017
  • July 10, 2017

Bluesfest Day 3: Flight Distance, Tegan & Sara, and 50 Cent

The first Saturday of Bluesfest brought healthy crowds to see a diverse collection of musicians. The first group I caught

anna lunoe ottawa bluesfest

Gallery: Bluesfest Day 2 w/ Matt Andersen, DJ Mustard, Eddie Quotez, and more

Ottawa Bluesfest kept the excitement coming on Friday night with some strong performances by Matt Andersen, DJ Mustard, Anna Lunoe,

death from above

Bluesfest Day 1: Death From Above, Pokey Lafarge, Telecomo and Pony Girl

Photos by Els Durnford/Ottawa Showbox RBC Ottawa Bluesfest kicked off the 2017 edition in style Thursday night at Lebreton Flats