The Ottawa music scene is undergoing a slow revolution to more clearly and firmly establish itself as a place where misfits of all kinds—not just the white, cisgender, straight ones—can feel safe and welcome.
Local, volunteer-run organization Girls+ Rock Ottawa has organized a Gig Planning 101 workshop in partnership with local women-powered show production organization Debaser. The workshop will take place May 27.
The three day music showcase festival has now come to an end! Look to @apt613 on IG for more snaps.
Ottawa-Gatineau’s annual music showcase festival runs until February 10.
Watch this space for gig photos every day of the festival. MEGAPHONO runs until February 10, 2018.
The second weekend of Winterlude is upon us and with it, plenty to do! From ice dragon boat racing, to Ottawa Winter Jazz Fest, to undercurrents, MEGAPHONO and more, this is the weekend to get out and enjoy all that Ottawa offers.
The second annual Music Maker Fair and Trade Show aims to help create more awareness of organizations to the community that support the music business in Ottawa, and to encourage networking and collaborations among the music business entrepreneurs of today and tomorrow.
They join Polaris Music Prize winner Lido Pimienta, weirdo pop-rock maritimers Mauno, and experimental T.O. rappers Above Top Secret among invitees to the music showcase festival in February.
Mauno, Lido Pimienta, Nap Eyes, BLAKDENIM, Above Top Secret, Scattered Clouds, Expanda Fuzz, Bonnie Doon and many more will perform at clubs and pop-up venues around town.
The return of winter’s frigid weather is sure to have everyone wanting to stay indoors, but the weekend has plenty of awesome things you’ll sure be sad to have missed, if you are unwilling to brave the outdoors. Don’t believe us? Here’s proof! All Weekend Megaphono kicked off yesterday, for their third great year. There […]
Safia Nolin will be performing two concerts at the MEGAPHONO festival on Friday February 3.
On Friday February 3, Her Harbour will release a gorgeous sophomore album, Go Gently Into the Night, at the Gallery Recording Studio in a special showcase presented by Arboretum and E-Tron Records.
Le festival se déroulera du 1er au 3 février dans vingt salles de la région dont quelques-unes sont situées du côté gatinois de la rive. Mercredi soir, 9 formations musicales offriront des prestations dans le Vieux-Hull, au Temporaire, au Petit Chicago et au Minotaure. Consultez ici la programmation de la soirée.
Hey, do you wanna feel SO ENERGETIC? Try FESTIVALS! Our rep as one of the best cities for fests is no exception in the winter. Between Megaphono and the TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival for music, and Cracking-Up the Capital for comedy (now that’s a tongue-twister), you’ve got plenty of reasons to leave the house […]
This week on Apt613 Live, Michaella interviews two organizers behind Ottawa #popscope – a public astronomy night being hosted throughout the winter at the National Gallery of Canada. Follow them on Facebook to learn about upcoming dates and other events. We also feature music from bands/performers scheduled to play at Megaphono. Tune in to Apt613 […]