The week was short, but there is no shortage of things to keep you occupied in and around town. Happy summer weekending!
Apt613 music writers select the perfect Bluesfest playlists.
Busty & The Bass, Rebecca Noelle, The Souljazz Orchestra, Riishi Von Rex, and Pony Girl are among the recent additions.
Beyond the platinum-selling headliners, who is there to get excited about in the 2017 Ottawa Bluesfest lineup?
Ottawa Bluesfest organizers have unveiled the summer music festival’s 2017 lineup.
A street fashion blogger hit Bluesfest to photograph festival styles.
Bryan Ferry’s set was the cherry on top of the Bluesfest sundae.
Four-piece funk/soul/rock sensations, The Lionyls, have been performing non-stop. In just three short years, The Lionyls have managed to carve out what looks to be a very bright future.
The Bluesfest grounds were turned into an enormous outdoor dance club on Saturday night, when a massive crowd gathered in front of the City Stage for legendary UK new wave/pop giants Duran Duran.
Thunder hit the Bluesfest grounds on Friday night. Not in the way of weather, but in the bolt of power the LA funk-rock aficionados, Red Hot Chili Peppers unleashed on the sold out crowd.
An army of long-time Lindsay Ferguson fans gathered on the lawn in front of Monster Stage to relish in the magic of her music.
Jesse Greene conclusively gives lie to the notion that there’s no blues at Bluesfest.
Hey, hey, they’re the Monkees, and have been for 50 years (!)
Local singer/songwriter Danielle Allard boarded the Barney Danson Stage last night and gave a compelling performance, showcasing songs from her latest album, Chameleon (2015). Like her album cover, Allard was once again given the reptilian treatment with bright colours of body paint, designed by artist May Mutter, which made her entrance onto the stage all the more striking. […]
UK bluesman Ian Siegal came out blazing.