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RBC Bluesfest Day 1: Amos the Transparent + Tegan and Sara

Photo: John McQuarrie, RBC Bluesfest Press Images The first day of RBC Ottawa Bluesfest began much like it has in

  • 2014
  • July 4, 2014
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Throwback Thursday: The Flaming Lips’ Psychedelic Canadian Sunset at Bluesfest 2011

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips performs at Bluesfest in 2011. Photo by Patrick Doyle/Ottawa Bluesfest/Canadian Press Life is pretty

  • 2014
  • July 3, 2014
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Ottawa Bluesfest 2014: Showbox’s Top Picks

Photo courtesy of RBC Ottawa Bluesfest It’s that time of year again when all of Ottawa comes flocking to Lebreton

  • 2014
  • July 2, 2014
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Interview: Dan of Amos the Transparent talks about taking a different approach to their new album

It has been a few years now since Ottawa’s Amos the Transparent released their last album Goodnight My Dear, I’m

  • 2014
  • April 22, 2014
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Industry News: Events, Funding Deadlines, & Artist Submission Deadlines for Festivals

We’ve compiled some information, with the help of our friends at MusicOntario, in order to help artists navigate some of

  • 2014
  • January 29, 2014
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Call to Action: First wave of artist submission deadlines for festivals coming up

If you or anyone you know is in a band and haven’t begun applying for festivals yet, the first wave

  • 2014
  • January 16, 2014
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Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Shows of 2013

2013 was quite an amazing year for shows in Ottawa and for Ottawa Showbox.  Check out some of our favourite

  • 2013
  • December 19, 2013
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Loon Choir, Shred Kelly and Little Stella at Maverick’s

Class was in session when Loon Choir took to the stage at Maverick’s Wednesday night. Several of the bass player’s

  • 2013
  • July 28, 2013
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Bluesfest Day 9: STARS & Björk

Is this my inaugural post on Show Box?  For that I have to thank Matias and, my main man, Eric

  • 2013
  • July 14, 2013
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Bluesfest Day 6: El-P, Killer Mike & A Tribe Called Red

There is no better way to show my cousin from Ste-Agathe-des-Monts a good time than during Bluesfest. Zac & I arrived

  • 2013
  • July 11, 2013
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