On this edition of Talking Albums, we’re going down the road with Ottawa singer, songwriter, and performer John Carroll.
Local artists have taken to beautifying shuttered bars and restaurants in Ottawa’s ByWard Market by painting vivid artworks with positive messages
John Carroll and The Primary Colours are set to begin Sunday evening residency at Irene’s for the entire month of January.
“They don’t make ‘em like they used to. They just don’t.” Now, my late Grandfather could have easily been speaking of lawn mowers, coffee makers, or even tandem bicycles. Instead, he was speaking of songs. “Not the same.” he’d grumble. Ottawa musicians Sonny Aiken and Mabel Beggs, collectively known as Aiken & Beggs might agree. […]
As part of the “Taverns and Troublemakers” exhibit at the City of Ottawa Archives (running October 1st until March 19th) a historical tavern tour was offered: “Booze, Bus and Banter” (next tour is March 9th, with a possibility for more). Because I love alliteration, hate missing any beer-related event in Ottawa and am always looking […]