power-pop

  • 2019
  • November 11, 2019

New Video: Gibberish by Stoby

Ottawa’s fun power pop four-piece Stoby recently released a very entertaining video for their song “Gibberish.” As the video begins

saint clare
  • 2018
  • April 26, 2018

New Music: Saint Clare — EPIII

There are few bands in Ottawa that have as big of a sound and stage presence as Saint Clare does.

  • 2017
  • February 20, 2018

Doc Hopper, Steve Adamyk Band, Audio Visceral, Laureate, & Matt Charette at TARG

It was a packed bill Friday night at the House of Targ with Doc Hopper, Steve Adamyk Band, Audio Visceral,

  • 2016
  • August 3, 2016

New Music: Graceland by Steve Adamyk Band

On the heels of opening for the Red Hot Chilli Peppers at Bluesfest, Steve Adamyk Band dropped their brand new

  • 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

Peach Kelli Pop, Nightshades, & Toxic Thoughts at TARG

Photos by Ming Wu/Photogmusic. When the matching jackets come off you know it’s Peach Kelli Pop time. It was a

New Music: Cry Baby by Thrifty Kids

The new EP, Cry Baby, by local surf rock group Thrifty Kids contains one of the early contenders for song of the

  • 2014
  • June 18, 2014

Ottawa Explosion Weekend Day 5: Average Times, Mother’s Children and The Mandates

Ottawa Explosion Weekend day five, saw the first beautiful sunny day of the festival and father’s day collide for an

  • 2014
  • March 24, 2014

New Music: Too Late To Get Loud by Mnemonics

Ottawa’s most excellent power-pop and rock n’ roll band, Mnemonics, just put out a wicked new album.  Too Late To