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Renée Landry ‘Like A Boss’ EP Release

Come out & celebrate the release of Ottawa songstress Renée Landry’s new soulful EP Like A Boss, with special guests Mack & Ben! ALL AGES. Canadian Beats: https://canadianbeats.ca/2018/11/23/renee-landry-releases-video-for-like-a-boss/ Featuring a 7 piece band of Ottawa’s funkiest soul/jazz musicians: Clayton Connell – Keys Terence Wright – Guitar Caylan Penny – Bass Jamie Holmes – Drums Ed Lister – […]

Paper Beat Scissors | Tanya Davis | Nathanaël Larochette at Pressed

Paper Beat Scissors (solo) (Montreal) “Stunning chamber folk” (NOW, Toronto) “Tim Crabtree, has a voice that never fails to cut through and take hold.” (CBC) Tanya Davis (Montreal) Nationally-beloved poemsonger Nathanael Larochette (Ottawa) Member of Musk Ox and The Night Watch

Girls+ Rock Ottawa Vocal Workshop 101 with Kind Space

Girls+ Rock Ottawa has teamed up with Kind Space to provide folks within the LGBTQ+ galaxy the opportunity to amplify their voices – literally! If you can sing in the car or in the shower, you can (and should) sing! This three hour vocal workshop will teach some vocal and ear-training basics! It will go […]

Songwriting 101

Anybody can write a song. Hard to believe? We know. But with the right tools you too can set your inner songbird free! Girls+Rock Ottawa presents Songwriting 101, a workshop designed for beginner/intermediate artists, musicians, and storytellers seeking to challenge their perspective of songwriting in an open and collaborative environment. The Songwriting 101 Workshop will […]

Initiation à l’organisation d’un concert

Il n’y a pas qu’en étant musicien que vous pouvez contribuer à l’industrie de la musique! La musique vous passionne? Vous avez à cœur d’appuyer les artistes? Vous brûlez d’envie d’avoir une scène où vous pourrez mettre de l’avant la musique que vous aimez? Nous avons l’atelier qu’il vous faut! Girls+ Rock Ottawa, en partenariat […]

Rock Camp for Girls+ 2018 Showcase

Come see freshest rock bands in Ottawa at the Rock Camp for Girls+ 2018 Showcase! Rock Camp for Girls+ is a three-day music education event that fosters self-confidence in participants by showing them that there is a place for them in Ottawa’s music scene. These bands will form on the Friday before the event and get a […]

Ottawa Symphony’s 3D StringTheory Experience

Tradition meets technology! Come join our city’s orchestra for an innovative sound experience featuring 3D-printed instruments, time-tested symphonic repertoire, contemporary arrangements* and newly commissioned music**. The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra will showcase an 8-woman ensemble in the world-premiere of an original composition, Singularity, by composer Harry Stafylakis for 3D string octet and orchestra, lead by Ottawa […]

Sons of Pluto Birthday Show for Damien!

Come out and celebrate Damien’s 30th birthday. We’ll celebrate the only way he knows how… By playing music for the people he loves! Come on down to Avant Garde for a night of music and partying with Sons of Pluto.

Girls+ Rock Ottawa Vocal Workshop 101 with Kind Space

Girls+ Rock Ottawa has teamed up with Kind Space to provide folks within the LGBTQ+ galaxy the opportunity to amplify their voices – literally! If you can sing in the car or in the shower, you can (and should) sing! This three hour vocal workshop will teach some vocal and ear-training basics! It will go […]

Wychwood Play Country Blues

The roots of blues and country music are interwoven, even if the recording industry segregated them from its inception. (It marketed the folk music of rural whites as “hillbilly music” –  later country – and the folk music of rural blacks as “race records” – later blues – even though the repertoire, instrumentation, techniques, and […]

Ottawa Pops Orchestra Presents: Trick or Toccata

Trick or Toccata Ottawa Pops Orchestra (OPO) returns to Théâtres Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe on October 23rd, 2018 for an evening concert dedicated to the musical giants of horror, on and off the silver screen. Featuring a performance of one of the most fear-inspiring works of all time, Bach-Stokowski’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor, as well as […]

Ottawa Pops Orchestra Presents: Trick or Toccata

Trick or Toccata Ottawa Pops Orchestra (OPO) returns to Théâtres Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe on October 23rd, 2018 for an evening concert dedicated to the musical giants of horror, on and off the silver screen. Featuring a performance of one of the most fear-inspiring works of all time, Bach-Stokowski’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor, as well as […]

Zaphod’s celebrates 25 years with live music dance party

Zaphod Beeblebrox is a ubiquitous part of Ottawa’s nightlife. Known to most as Zaphod’s, the club opened at its current location in 1992 by Eugene Haslam, who later re-opened Barrymore’s in 1996. As a preteen, I’d hear my brother, almost a decade my senior, and his friends making plans virtually every weekend to hit up Zaphod’s. […]

Q&A with Ottawa grunge trio Maritime Bleach

I caught up with the boys of Maritime Bleach to discuss their influences, the concept of a Youtube album release, marketing music to a millennial fan base, and the making of their recently released, 8-track debut, I Am The Door Through Which The Cold Gets In (2015). This interview has been edited for length and […]