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We have arrived at the last of the magical long weekends of the summer! The weather looks wonderful and with things continuing to reopen around town, there is plenty of music, art, and exercise to fill your days. Make sure to don your mask and bring your sanitizer and enjoy the goings-on safely.
Photos of America, Francesco Yates, Backstreet Boys and more from the closing day of Bluesfest 2019.
Some of the biggest names in hip-hop took the main stage at Bluesfest on Saturday night.
The heaviest night of Bluesfest saw bands such as Alexisonfire, TPain, The Offspring, The Dirty Nil and more.
Photos of Kane Brown, Shakey Graves, Murda Beatz and more from Day 7 of Bluesfest.
Photos of Logic, Ziggy Alberts, Garçons and more from Day 6 of Bluesfest.
“Two things make us really lucky: one, when we get together, we can still manage to write a few songs, which is nice, since we like writing songs and making records. And people still want to come see us. We don’t take that for granted.”
There were fireworks, pyro, smoke, confetti, and much more on Day 5 of Bluesfest.
Photos from Moscow Apartment all the way to The Glorious Sons on Day 3 of Bluesfest.
Yungblud stole the show on Day 2 of Bluesfest
CHVRCHES, Alt-J, Nao, U.S. Girls, The Eagle River Singers, plus Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul made it into Apt613’s Day 1 photo gallery.
For live music lovers, the countdown to Ottawa Bluesfest is like the countdown to Christmas, and as the days tick down, the anticipation builds.
Ottawa’s BLAKDENIM play RBC Bluesfest on Friday July 12 at 6pm
July Talk will be hanging out at Compact Music on Saturday, collecting non-perishable food bank donations. They’ll then be heading over to TD Place for their show with Metric.