• 2018
  • April 29, 2018

DIY Spring brings a breath of fresh air to the community

The DIY Spring Festival is ringing in the good weather with some great programming next weekend, May 4th and 5th. The

gladys lazer
  • 2017
  • September 12, 2017

Interview: Gladys Lazer

Gladys Lazer is the solo project of Tel Aviv-born musician and drummer Gal Lazer, former drummer with NYC-based guitar virtuoso

twist, band, toronto
  • 2014
  • January 17, 2016

Twist, So Young, & Trails @ Pressed

On Friday evening, three bands performed in front of the pair of welcoming café windows at Pressed for a fittingly full

  • 2015
  • December 24, 2015

Holiday Hideout w/ Spell, Shoe Blog, & more @ K Hole

I saw a lot of smiles plastered on people’s faces as I walked into the K-Hole for the Holiday Hideout

  • 2015
  • December 21, 2015

Because it’s 2015: The People of Ottawa Music

The end of the year is the perfect time to sit back and reflect. A time to think about some of

House of common, merganzer, ottawa, ming wu
  • 2015
  • December 14, 2015

Merganzer album release w/ Bosveld @ House of Common

Photos by Ming Wu The Saturday night sky seemed unsure, sprinkling water droplets onto the sidewalk, stuck somewhere between a

blue angel, ottawa, band, caylie runciman,
  • 2015
  • June 25, 2015

Ottawa Explosion: Day 5 – June 21

Watermarked photos by Stephen McGill Photography The final day of OXW is always kind of bittersweet. On the one hand,

  • 2014
  • December 3, 2014

This Saturday Is Going to Change Your Life

This Saturday is going to change your life. Actually, you might just end up doing some Christmas shopping alongside other

ottawa, indie, psychedelic, psych, organ eyes, bruised tongue
  • 2014
  • December 2, 2014

Hooded Fang + Organ Eyes (tape release) + Blonde Elvis @ House of Targ

It’s not every weekday that you see a music venue fill up with patrons, but the last Thursday a good-sized

  • 2014
  • August 8, 2014

Our Farewell to Debaser’s Rocky Lalune

Featured image by bonyfingers Letter from the Editors There is something a little unreal about Rocky Lalune, perhaps even ghostly.