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Contest: Win tickets to The Acorn & guests Nov. 10

*Note – This contest is now closed. Ottawa’s soulful, enduring wordsmith and frontman of The Acorn, Rolf Klausener, doesn’t play

  • 2016
  • November 7, 2016
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Thirsty-Thursday

Thirsty Thursday: Lumbersexual by Covered Bridge Brewing

Beer: Lumbersexual by Covered Bridge Brewing Style: IPA ABV: 3.5% Pairing: Lumbersexual with a woodsy playlist About the Beer:  In

  • 2015
  • July 23, 2015
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New Music: Campus Radio by Jeepz

The term prolific comes up too easily when describing a productive beat-maker. So instead of slapping it on Jean-Paul Tyo, also (if

  • 2015
  • May 21, 2015
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Two New Videos: Gold and Marrow & The Acorn

“Hold My Fire” is a single off Gold and Marrow‘s debut album Forever. This acoustic version keeps away from the pop

  • 2015
  • March 28, 2015
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TopLocal2014

Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Local Releases of 2014

Again, 2014 was quite the year for music in Ottawa. We realize that it’s next to impossible to say which

  • 2014
  • December 15, 2014
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Thirsty Thursdays: Getting Fuzzy With It! PINK FUZZ by Beyond the Pale Brewery

By Daniel Bordage Beer: PINK FUZZ by Beyond the Pale Brewery Style: Wheat Ale ABV: 6% Pairing: Pink Fuzz with

  • 2014
  • November 20, 2014
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New Music: Heavy Bedroom – I Saw An End

Ottawa is full of strikingly talented musicians, many of whom have made themselves very comfortable beneath the under layer that

  • 2014
  • October 15, 2014
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Jeff Tweedy

RBC Bluesfest Day 2: Sly & Robbie + Bonobo + Jeff Tweedy

Bon bien: Bluesfest! A Friday table d’hĂ´te menu that starts with three local acts at the same time is torture for

  • 2014
  • July 5, 2014
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Ottawa Bluesfest 2014: Local Preview

Ottawa’s RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest begins on July 3rd and will feature 30 great local groups.  Here is a list

  • 2014
  • June 30, 2014
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Fringe Map

Ottawa’s Fringe Fest Fires a Warning Shot of Free Music, June 18th @ Waller Park

The 18th annual Ottawa Fringe Festival, widely known as the nation’s capital’s largest theatre event of the year, will debut

  • 2014
  • June 17, 2014
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