Interview: Lesley Marshall of Ottawa’s new band GINNY

There is a new band in town, partners, and they are full of alt-country, twang, and heartache. GINNY is the

heavy bell

Heavy Bell brings By Grand Central Station to Ottawa Feb. 3

Once in a while a concept album comes along that moves us, emanating stories and experiences that we can somehow

Interview: Neil Bednis of Casper Skulls

Photo by Gabriela Osio Vanden Toronto’s Casper Skulls are currently wrapping up with touring their first full length album Mercy


Interview: Morgan Waters of Weaves

It’s been a little over a year since Toronto’s Weaves released their debut LP on Buzz Records, rapidly becoming a

the superlative

Interview: The Superlative talk new music and their new approach

Ottawa’s pop-punkers The Superlative recently put out a new song “Where We Left Off,” their first release in a year.


HOAN ready to unleash Modern Phase in the capital

When Montreal’s HOAN formed in 2015, there was an intention to deviate from the path of jangle-pop and explore new

Needles & Pins

Interview: Vancouver’s Needles//Pins

On a sunny day in June during Ottawa Explosion Weekend, I caught up with Vancouver self-proclaimed powertrash band Needles//Pins. Their

Interview: Spencer Tweedy of The Blisters

Chicago’s The Blisters are rolling through Ottawa on their way to the River & Sky Music/Camping Festival which is taking

The Famines Discuss Their Own DIY-Minded Label Pentagon Black

Artwork by Lisa Czech The Famines are a Montreal-based noise garage music duo made up of Raymond Biesinger (who also


Quick Fix: T. Thomason talks shop

T. Thomason is zipping through Ottawa tonight, and we thought we’d kick off a new interview series called Quick Fix.