music

  • 2020
  • February 18, 2020

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 16, 2020

Ottawa’s unlikely duo, Pei & The Joynt, inspire music fans

Unexpected Ottawa rap duo, Pei & The Joynt, came together because of a shared musical passion. The 40-year-old and 14-year-old

  • 2019
  • November 22, 2019

Weekend Music Picks: Nov. 22-24

Friday, November 22 WHOOP-Szo + Expanda Fuzz & Deux Trois at Cinqhole Saturday, November 23 Motorists, Deadbeat Beat, Sleep Late

july talk
  • 2019
  • August 23, 2019

Weekend Music Picks: August 23-25

All Weekend Friday, August 23 Kestrel Blue w/ Klapschmock! & Shae Tull @ Jamari Espresso House Saturday, August 24 Dominion

mdou moctar
  • 2019
  • July 26, 2019

Weekend Music Picks: July 24-26

All Weekend Friday, July 26 The Gemtones with Micarza Camero at Overflow Brewing Saturday, July 27 Mikhail Laxton Band Live

bernice
  • 2019
  • July 18, 2019

Weekend Music Picks: July 18-21

Thursday, July 18 Friday, July 19 Funk yo Self at Irene’s 8-Trax at Live! on Elgin Saturday, July 20 Sons

  • 2019
  • June 21, 2019

GALLERY: SOTO FEST Day 3 + 4

Ev was on hand to shoot the last couple days of the local DIY punk fest Sitting on the Outside

Ottawa’s Quest for a Strong Music Industry Infrastructure

This article was originally published in advance of the Artpreneur 2019 event held at Bayview Yards on May 31, 2019.

Review & Interview: Metric

Music scenes can create fascinating ecosystems, with bands cross-pollinating amongst themselves. Seattle’s grunge scene had multiple examples, such as Temple

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  • 2019
  • April 2, 2019

Gallery: Dreamshell album release show at Pressed

Ottawa-based two-piece group Dreamshell released their debut full length record Unconnector at Pressed on Friday night, along with support from