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Weekend music picks (38)

Weekend Music Picks: Sept 14-16

All Weekend Friday, September 14 Rebelle w/ James Blonde + Phantom Atlantic Wordburglar in Ottawa w Timbuktu, Jesse D &

  • 2018
  • September 14, 2018
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The Art of Festival Applications

If there’s one thing Ottawa has no shortage of, it’s festivals. Tons of festivals. Festivals, everywhere. Here in the capital,

  • 2018
  • March 4, 2018
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Fighting Rape Culture in Canada’s Music Scene

Lido Pimienta at Megaphono Music Festival, February 1st 2017. Photo by Ming Wu. By Elsa Mirzaei Just earlier this month,

  • 2017
  • August 4, 2017
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Contest: Enter to win CityFolk day passes

With autumn just around the corner, we wait patiently for the air to cool and the leaves to turn and

  • 2016
  • September 6, 2016
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Bluesfest 2016 Local Music Preview

Say what you will about the festival, Bluesfest is a huge supporter of local music. They extensively search for Ottawa

  • 2016
  • July 8, 2016
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Top 10 Non-Local Bluesfest Picks

Big festivals can be pretty overwhelming, and seeing as how Ottawa Bluesfest is one of the largest in North America,

  • 2016
  • July 5, 2016
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Festival Preview: House of PainT Festival of Urban Arts & Culture

It’s that time of year again as the masses gather to celebrate urban hip hop arts and culture in Ottawa.

  • 2015
  • September 10, 2015
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RBC Bluesfest Day 11: Weird Al, Randy Bachman & Be In The Band Showcase

RBC Bluesfest Press Images, Photo: Mark Horton The last day of a festival is always a mixed bag. I usually want

  • 2015
  • July 20, 2015
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Ottawa Festivals Line Up to Announce 2015 Lineups

Yesterday, March 12, was a choice day for the music festivals of the nation’s capital. Both Westfest and Ottawa Jazz Festival announced

  • 2015
  • March 13, 2015
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Mugshots 2.0: The re-emergence of an Ottawa staple

Those who have lived in Ottawa for any amount of time might have heard of the haunted tours around downtown.

  • 2015
  • February 2, 2015
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