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Throwback Thursday: Ottawa Gaga Compilation (2009)

Over two weekends in March, 2009, 15 bands got two hours each to lay down one track live off the floor.

New Music: Crawl by Fire Antlers

Fire Antlers just released his debut EP, Crawl. Fire Antlers is a solo project of Travis Kinnear who plays guitar

New Music: Heavy Traffic — EP 1

Heavy Traffic, a garage rock duo from Ottawa, released their first taste of music on their EP1 on June 17. Cam

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New Music: Nightshades — Wendy

Ottawa garage/punk trio Nightshades have just released their new EP Wendy, their second release in just over six months. The

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Video: Interview with Nightshades — Ontario Scene Festival

As we near the end of the Ontario Scene Festival presented by the National Arts Centre, Matías had the opportunity to

New Music: The Yips / Organ Eyes Split

Ottawa’s ghostly Ouija rockers The Yips and grungey psych-pop band Organ Eyes have teamed up for a banger of a

Gallery: No Aloha, Bonnie Doon, & Nightshades @ Mugshots, Feb. 20

It has only been four months since we started presenting monthly shows at Mugshots and the momentum just keeps building.

Pregnancy Scares’ Final Fright with Subsistench, Sick Nurse & Sailor Jupiter

A great crowd showed up at Gabba Hey! Sunday afternoon to bid farewell to Pregnancy Scares. The all-ages matinee show

The BCASA + Average Times @ House of TARG

What happens when three shirtless punks from Montreal come to Ottawa to sing about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, sports, video

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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