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  • 2014
  • January 20, 2014

New Music: The Visit’s “Between Worlds”

We’re always excited to find new artists in town making new music, and one group that has recently caught our

  • 2013
  • December 23, 2013

Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Local Releases of 2013

2013 was quite the year for music in the nation’s capital.  As per our Top Canadian List, this is not

  • 2013
  • December 20, 2013

Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Canadian Albums of 2013

These days there is so much music out there in the universe, it feels overwhelming sometimes. A lot of bloggers

  • 2013
  • December 19, 2013

Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Shows of 2013

2013 was quite an amazing year for shows in Ottawa and for Ottawa Showbox.  Check out some of our favourite

  • 2013
  • December 4, 2013

Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, July Talk and Billy the Kid @ Ritual Dec. 3

“Good evening Ottawa, how you fucking doing?” The sold out Ritual crowd erupted to Frank Turner’s question and it was

  • 2013
  • October 18, 2013

The Front Bottoms and The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die at Babylon

The Front Bottoms had me singing along, dancing, laughing and thinking during their great set Tuesday night at Babylon Nightclub.

  • 2013
  • August 20, 2013

Finish What You Started Festival: Day 2 Matinee at Robot House

Saturday was a gorgeous afternoon and perfect for a BBQ with some acoustic punk rock at Robot House. The show

  • 2013
  • July 28, 2013

Loon Choir, Shred Kelly and Little Stella at Maverick’s

Class was in session when Loon Choir took to the stage at Maverick’s Wednesday night. Several of the bass player’s

  • 2013
  • July 19, 2013

Loh El and his Worldview

After missing the “Angels Are Born” CD release party at Mercury lounge on June 29th, I knew I had to

  • 2013
  • June 26, 2013

Video: Q&A with Elliott Brood

I had the opportunity to sit down with one of my favourite Canadian bands, Elliott Brood, at Westfest 2013. It