canadian music

NXNE Interactive: Entrepreneurship in the music industry panel (Thu. June 13)

One of the great things about large-scale festivals like North By Northeast is that it’s not just about live music.

Video: Matias interviews Canadian indie legends Elliott Brood for Herdmag

I got the opportunity to sit down with one of my favourite Canadian bands, Elliott Brood, last weekend at Westfest.

Ottawa acts heading to Toronto for NXNE 2013

I’m currently on the bus to Toronto where NXNE is kicking off its 19th year. It’s a little daunting –

Ottawa Folkfest 2013 Lineup Announced

Ottawa Folkfest has been announced, and it includes some huge headliners from all eras. The first day’s shows give people

New Track: Kings of Lowertown – “Shotgun Preacher”

Soul king Mike Mackey’s project Kings of Lowertown released the first single off their new album 60 More Miles due

Ottawa Bluesfest preview #1: Local acts you shouldn’t miss

Ottawa Bluesfest has made its name as one of the best music festivals in Canada, if not North America. Over

New Track: Fire & Neon “Good Intentions” + Album Release Party

Fire and Neon have released their new track “Good Intentions” in advance of their new album to be released May

Ottawa Showbox welcomes new writer, Eric Scharf

In May of last year, I took on Ottawa Showbox as a solo endeavour. I hoped to contribute to the