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Bluesfest Day 8: Alexisonfire Rises Again

Since they parted ways back in 2011 to chase peripheral passion projects—including a firefighting career for lead singer George Pettit—the

  • 2019
  • July 14, 2019
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New Music: Compassion Fatigue by Ornaments

Compassion Fatigue, the first album released in eight years by Ottawa three-piece Ornaments, is an early candidate for album of

  • 2019
  • July 2, 2019
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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

  • 2019
  • June 21, 2019
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SOTO FEST Day 3: Spacers, Piper Maru & more

Spacers, Piper Maru, Piss Face and more sliced into day three of this year’s Sitting On The Outside Fest. The

  • 2019
  • June 18, 2019
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SOTO FEST Day 2: Decisions, Church Clothes, & more

Review Day two of SOTO FEST III began to come together as punks, weirdos, and everything in between piled into

  • 2019
  • June 12, 2019
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Tiny Moving Parts, Free Throw + Worlds Greatest Dad

Review On Saturday night, the place to be was The 27 Club.  The lineup was stacked, the crowd was pumped,

  • 2019
  • April 9, 2019
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Megaphono: Monobrow, Dead Centuries & Destroy Clocks

Day three of Megaphono at House of Targ hosted three fierce Ottawa bands, leading the crowd through the late night

  • 2019
  • February 13, 2019
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Lonely Parade, BBQT, Sad Baxter at Black Squirrel

Photo by Ming Wu/Photogmusic On a humid and muggy day like this one, arriving early to a show at Black

  • 2018
  • October 4, 2018
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APÄRÄ, Zymotic, Tightlip, Omerta, Death Exclamations, and The Nailbiters @ The Legion

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

  • 2018
  • September 27, 2018
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Mushy Gushy, No Aloha, & Casa Lagarto at Black Squirrel

Last weekend was stacked with good shows. No matter what I chose to do there was an equally solid show

  • 2018
  • August 1, 2018
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