Joel Plaskett Talks Music and East Coast Living

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, is made up of about 2,200 permanent residents, while Dartmouth has about 67,500. The City of Ottawa

Port Cities embrace the DIY, captivate at the NAC

All photos by Els Durnford/Ottawa Showbox What happens when three singer-songwriters meet, become friends, and start to help each other

Review: The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is easily the capital’s most underrated summer music festival. For over 20 years, the four-day

Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project Revels in Folk Music History

Story by Jared Davidson, Photo By Christina Kiffney Folk music is often nostalgic, ringing with echoes of a bygone era.

Interview: Jayme Stone – Canadian Banjoist Extraordinaire is Coming to Town

Photo by Vanessa Heins Two-time Juno-winning banjoist and composer Jayme Stone is bringing his most ambitious project yet to Ottawa.

Best Shows of 2015

Photo by David Forcier Some people think we go to 10 shows a week. Rest assured, that is not true. But

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Review: Yukon Blonde & Hey Rosetta! at NAC

Featured photo by Alexandra Campeau/NAC It’s not every day you get to see two of Canada’s most exciting bands hit

Video: Interview with PUP — Ontario Scene Festival

Ah, the Ontario Scene Festival presented by the National Arts Centre came to a seemingly quick close. But we were busy

Video: Interview with Zoo Legacy — Ontario Scene Festival

Just before the end of the Ontario Scene Festival presented by the National Arts Centre, Shawn had the opportunity to sit

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Weekend Music Roundup: March 26 – 29

Looking for live music in Ottawa this weekend? Ottawa Showbox has you covered with the Weekend Music Roundup. Thursday, March