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Welcome to House of Targ: Ottawa’s Unique Venue

The venue is dark, with lights flashing from the pinball machines that line the walls. Memorabilia from the ’80s surround

  • 2020
  • February 18, 2020
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F8-BIT brings video games to life at House of Targ

A murmur continued over crowded tables filled with half-price pierogies and drinks as guitarist Alex Moxon stepped onto the stage

  • 2020
  • February 12, 2020
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Gallery: Side by Side Weekend

The first inaugural Side by Side Weekend was an amazing success and a wonderful gathering of excellent bands playing two

  • 2019
  • August 1, 2019
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Side by Side Day 1: Steve Adamyk Band, Flaws, Sad Baxter, Bug Bites and The Offers

The inaugural night of Side by Side Weekend in Ottawa kicked off with a bang Thursday night with Steve Adamyk

  • 2019
  • July 26, 2019
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Gallery: SOTO FEST Day 1

The third annual edition of Sitting On The Outside Festival (a.k.a. SOTO FEST) kicked off Thursday night, and our photographer

  • 2019
  • June 9, 2019
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Gallery: Max, Average Times, Barrington Club Band at TARG

This past weekend, Toronto garage rock trio Max swung through House of TARG with support from Ottawa’s Barrington Club Band

  • 2019
  • February 27, 2019
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Megaphono: Monobrow, Dead Centuries & Destroy Clocks

Day three of Megaphono at House of Targ hosted three fierce Ottawa bands, leading the crowd through the late night

  • 2019
  • February 13, 2019
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Gallery: BIG Side-By-Side Gig vol. ii

Seven bands. Two venues. The BIG Side-by-Side Gig returned to Black Squirrel and House of TARG on December 14th and

  • 2018
  • January 2, 2019
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Gallery: Single Mothers & Mushy Gushy at TARG

Last week, noisy London punk rockers Single Mothers returned to the captial. They’re continuing to ride the wave of their

  • 2018
  • November 26, 2018
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BIB, Scorpio Rising, DOXX, and TORPOR @ House of TARG

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

  • 2018
  • August 28, 2018
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