• 2017
  • February 8, 2018

Preview: TD Winter Jazz Fest 2018

TD Winter Jazz Fest: Feb. 8-10, 2018 La Nouvelle Scène, 333 King Edward Ave. The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival, which had

Christine Jakel
  • 2017
  • September 28, 2017

Christine Jakel reaches for the stars on debut EP ‘Satellite Moons’

Photo by Kamara Morozuk I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again—one of the most rewarding parts of this

Beauty in Absurdity: Fet.Nat at Mercury Lounge

Seldom is it that a room fills up with people buzzing for a one-band bill, but Fet.Nat seems exceptional in

the sentries, ska, ottawa, band, reggae
  • 2016
  • April 5, 2016

Ska’s Not Dead: The Sentries EP Release Party @ House of TARG

Featured photo by Katie Oberlin Last August, Sean Done (DJ Judge Upstroke), and Darren Drouin of local ska band The Sentries approached

ottawa jazzfest, jazz festival, announcement
  • 2016
  • March 17, 2016

TD Ottawa Jazz Festival 2016 Lineup Announced

CBC’s All in a Day served yesterday as a springboard for the exciting announcement of the 2016 Ottawa Jazz Festival lineup.

  • 2015
  • January 29, 2016

Festival Preview: TD Winter Jazz Fest (Feb. 4 – 7)

It’s uncertain that we’ll see anything so glacial as last year’s February, but Ottawa will prepare nonetheless! Canadian curators continue

BBNG, BadBadNotGood, Ottawa, Algonzuin Commons Theatre, music
  • 2015
  • January 26, 2016

BadBadNotGood take over Algonquin Commons Theatre

This past Friday, the Algonquin Commons Theatre boasted a sold out show headlined by Toronto’s jazz-hip hop trio BADBADNOTGOOD. Earlier

  • 2015
  • January 13, 2016

Malak to Debut Her Circus on January 16

Malak is set to release her debut EP Circus Saturday night January 16 at LIVE! on Elgin. Malak may not

  • 2015
  • June 26, 2015

Interview: Michael League of Snarky Puppy

Tomorrow at the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival, an act of epic proportions will take to the Confederation Park stage at 8:30

  • 2015
  • June 12, 2015

Interview: Dublin’s Alarmist on their Maiden Canadian Voyage

In December—stay with me—a Montreal label called Poulet Neige hosted their annual La Liste de Noël that allowed subscribers to pick