David McGee started the Lost Ottawa Facebook site to find out if people in Ottawa are interested in their own history. The answer, it turns out, is very much yes.
losing off the festival was Nick Murphy (who used to be known as Chet Faker), a talented multi-instrumentalist from Australia.
New this year, the National Capital Commission (NCC) will be offering a shuttle from the Byward Market to Gatineau Park so you can catch the fall foliage in all its glory.
The bands have been going back and forth at each of their venues as to who will get the headlining duties. On this night Obituary closed out the show, bringing one of the heaviest acts the Bronson Centre has seen in a long time.
Simple Plan were celebrating their 15th anniversary as a band in style, reaching all the way back to their first album.
Australian deathcore legends Thy Art Is Murder took to the stage at The Brass Monkey after opening sets from Scar For The Wicked, Ghost Bath and Fallujah.
Terry Steeves: “The magic of her music and voice, and the truthful poetry in her words, stayed with me long after the show had ended. It had been my first exposure to Rose Cousins, and had left me a diehard fan forever.”
The final night of CityFolk saw the great lawn packed with fans enjoying Rodriguez. Other acts included Rose Cousins, Bahamas, Scott Helman and more.
Thornhill, Ontario’s The Philosopher Kings graced the stage at CityFolk Festival, which also saw performances by Fred Penner, Miss Emily, Common Deer, Father John Misty and more.
A short but sweet half-hour set by Ottawa-based duo Etoile Noire drew a roomful of listeners into The Papery at Bank and Fifth early Friday night as part of Marvest, CityFolk Festival’s selection of locally produced music.
CityFolk Festival continued Friday night along with performances at various venues along Bank Street for Marvest, a feast of locally produced music.
One man show Matt Lorenz, aka The Suitcase Junket, put on a spectacular performance at CityFolk Festival’s RavenLaw Stage.
The Family Crest, The Wilderness, Jenn Grant, Nathaniel Ratecliff & The Night Sweats, Jack Johnson and more performed on a balmy September night for day 2 of CityFolk Festival.
Kaija, Ruth B, Allan Rayman, and Post Malone kicked off CityFolk Festival at Lansdowne Park.
Montreal indie-rockers Wolf Parade opened for Arcade Fire Saturday September 9 at Canadian Tire Centre.