Chris White broadcast the CKCU-FM show Canadian Spaces live from his living room in the Glebe last week, using Facebook Live.
On Friday July 5 The Log Drive Café presents Fánaid, a traditional Irish trio from County Down in Northern Ireland. You’re invited to come out and experience the subtlety and nuance of Irish traditional music played on the timeless combination of fiddle and flute with unique backing provided by flamenco influenced guitar rhythms. Reflect on […]
Kick off the summer in musical style and marvel at the fact that the Dustbowl Daddies have managed to keep our mercurial egos in check long enough to outlast The Police and the Clash!!! Bonus factors: – As always, portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre – Thrilled to […]
This is a milestone year for the Good Lovelies. The “harmony trio”, as they are often referred, are celebrating a decade together.
The founding member of Great Big Sea, performing at the NAC this weekend, on recovery, secrets, and moving to Ottawa.
Maple Hill celebrate twenty years as a band with a new album of covers and originals.
The pair will be playing songs from an album that collects classic train-themed songs, performed at train stations across the U.S.
These folk-singer siblings have a natural affinity and harmony together.
Singer-songwriter Craig Cardiff on making a career of the thing he’d be doing anyways
Ottawa singer/songwriter Amanda Rheaume, is set to release her third studio album, Holding Patterns, with a CD release concert at NAC’s Fourth Stage on May 5, 2016, which will also kick off her Canadian tour. Joining her onstage will be the same 4 musicians featured on the album. They are Anders Drerup (guitar/vocals), Jim Bryson […]
Two years, hundreds of hours, and plenty of love and money later Lora Bidner is all set for the release of To the North, her impressive full length debut. The Ottawa-raised art-folk songwriter is celebrating with a release show at Live on Elgin on September 26. Saturday’s release show will be a rare chance to […]
Marvest is an offshoot of the CityFolk festival that runs between September 16th and 20th, at the Aberdeen Pavilion, and along Bank Street. These mostly free shows feature local artists, and we’ll be profiling some of those artists. Folk singer-songwriter Terry McLeish will be bringing his funny, lively performance to the upcoming CityFolk Marvest festival. McLeish got his […]
Upon the mention of the name Lightfoot, words like troubadour, singer/songwriter genius, and Canadian folk music legend come to mind…to name a few. But more, he has the ability to write songs that stick like glue. Completely memorable songs that have woven their way through our lives, with each one reminding us of a certain […]
Par Mariette Delevallée Transgenre, transunivers, transparence… tant de mots à la frontière, pour ce chanteur à la voix claire et au costume ouaté. Ne pensez pas que l’emploi du masculin polarise ici l’auteur, le faisant basculer du côté mâle. Rae Spoon est ce chanteur à qui l’usage du français m’oblige de désobéir parce que le […]