With last weekend marking a year since the band was last in Ottawa at Cityfolk, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats packed the TD Place Arena.
Coeur de Pirate is not done in Gatineau, as she has a second performance Wednesday night that has already sold out.
From the moment she strummed and sang the first note of “Jesse”, she had the audience under her spell.
Terry Steeves: “His smoky soulful voice was as crisp and strong as it was then, and the song’s cool jazz groove kept the audience in dance mode.”
Headliner Hozier drew a large crowd Saturday night to the City Stage.
Terry Steeves: “CityFolk marked the band’s second gig together with the new configuration, but their spot-on musicianship, on-stage chemistry, and tightness made it seem they’d already played thousands of times.”
CityFolk was packed Friday night as festival goers took in the sights and sounds of 54-40, William Prince, Flint Eastwood, Humble Pie and more. Marvest kicked off with free shows in bars and shops along Bank Street.
Terry Steeves: From behind the 30-foot high chain link curtain, David Byrne emerged, dressed in a pale grey suit to match the décor. Taking his place at the desk, he looked every bit the mad scientist as he scooped up the brain into his hands. In true David Byrne style, an artistic landscape of sight and sound was cast.
Thursday night at CityFolk featuring David Byrne, Ani DiFranco, Tune-Yards and more.
CityFolk runs from September 12–16, 2018 at Lansdowne Park. Visit cityfolkfestival.com for the lineup and schedule. Keep checking back for more Apt613 coverage and follow us on Instagram for the latest photos.
In the end, every single dog won and our squad, which my human named “Doods with Toods,” raised over 400 dollars for the Ottawa Humane Society. So glad for this opportunity to support local dog things and to show everyone my ‘tude.
Stranger Things: Roger Ballen’s first Ottawa exhibition sheds light on a master of the dark—until 09.23.18
An American who has lived in South Africa since the early 1980s, Ballen’s work is the subject of the new exhibition There Is No Outside at the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa. Featuring nine photos and three videos, it marks the first time the award-winning Ballen has exhibited here.
Heavy Medicine Band opened Bon-Fire 2018, a weekend full of good music, food, and friends.
The third annual FUSE Street Festival has been even bigger and better this year, with more people taking in the sights, sounds, and gorgeous weather.
The best thing about summer weekends in this city? There is so much happening, that there is always something to do! The weather is hot, it’s a perfect time to get outside, and this weekend is burgeoning at the seams with all kinds of great goings on. Take a look for yourselves. All Weekend The […]