Ottawa Explosion Weekend

  • 2018
  • June 24, 2018

Gallery: Ottawa Explosion Weekend 2018

This year’s edition of Ottawa Explosion Weekend was something else. The main stage for the festival was moved to a

  • 2018
  • June 21, 2018

OXW 2018: Day 4 – Steve Adamyk Band, Deathsticks, Mallwalker

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

  • 2018
  • June 19, 2018

OXW 2018 Day 3 – Peach Kelli Pop, Bleu Nuit, Radiation Risks, DOXX, Leather Jacuzzi and Tightlip

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

  • 2018
  • June 16, 2018

OXW 2018: Day 2 – Strange Attractor, The Shame and Omerta @ The Dom

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

  • 2018
  • June 14, 2018

OXW 2018: Day 1 with FOAM, Expanda Fuzz and the Heavy Medicine Band at the 27 Club

Ev has synesthesia, and they incorporate their sensory experiences into music reviews. Synesthesia is a condition in which the brain

the creeps

New Music: The Creeps – Beneath the Pines

Photo by Laura Collins Ottawa punk rock veterans The Creeps are back, releasing their first album since 2014’s masterpiece Eulogies

  • 2016
  • June 21, 2016

Ottawa Explosion Day 4: SNEAKS & FET.NAT @ St. Albans Church

Washington DC’s Sneaks performed at St. Albans Church on the second last day of Ottawa Explosion, battling heat and spiritual

  • 2016
  • June 18, 2016

Ottawa Explosion Day 3: Mikey Erg, Mike Krol, Screaming Females, Dad Jokes, The Worriers and more

The weather keeps getting nicer and nicer as Ottawa Explosion Weekend keeps rolling along into day 3. Unfortunately Shellshag had

  • 2016
  • June 17, 2016

Ottawa Explosion Day 2: Bad Sports, Nato Coles and the Blue Diamond Band, The Creeps, Radioactivity and more

Ottawa Explosion Weekend day 2 was the ultimate birthday party for me, amazing bands, super nice people and delicious drinks

  • 2015
  • December 18, 2015

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