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Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire ?

Welcome to the first snow covered weekend in the city. If the cold temperatures and slippery sidewalks aren’t enough to make you think like a bear and hibernate this weekend, there is plenty to do out and about in Ottawa. So get bundled up and get out there. We promise you it’ll be worth it!

Plumes (with Daily Alice) album release

Indie-pop classical-crossover group Plumes is releasing their sophomore album “Oh Orwell” with support from Montreal’s Daily Alice, at Pressed. For more info, visit https://www.plumesmusic.com/news.html

Lungbutter, H de Heutz, Deathsticks @ Pressed

Debaser presents Lungbutter Montreal Constellation Records Minimal guitar-drums-voice configuration rooted in a visceral, ascetic punk idiom, refracted variously by free-noise, sludge rock and slowcore https://lungbuttermtl.bandcamp.com/ with special guests H de Heutz bass/drums/voice/electronics duo creating stark, urgent music https://hdeheutz.bandcamp.com/ Deathsticks high-energy garage rock with catchy riffs, distorted textures and combined vocals, punctuated by dizzying percussive work […]

Danielle Dahl (DK), Nick Schofield, Bucko @ Pressed

Debaser presents Danielle Dahl (Copenhagen, DK) https://www.danielledahl.com/ Danielle Dahl (b. 1989) is a Norwegian composer, performer and improviser currently situated in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her work is often extreme in one sense or another: high pitched sounds, exploration of psychosocial elements like awkwardness or focus fatigue or the exploration of her own fragility on stage. Her […]

Jonathan Pearce “Systems” Album Launch w/ Giant Hand

Jonathan Pearce (from Winchester Warm) Album Launch for “Systems” + Giant Hand Saturday June 1, 2019 Pressed 9pm, $10 Jonathan Pearce After leading local indie-folk outfit Winchester Warm more than a decade and releasing two well-received albums with the group, Jonathan Pearce found himself with a handful of orphan songs that didn’t quite fit in […]

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire ?

The month of May has just blown by, and this weekend is going to be just as packed as every other weekend since the sun reappeared! The Tulip Festival is officially over, but tulips are still blooming all over the city, making for another colourful spring weekend. Get out there to enjoy them, and check out different corners of the city for some cool happenings.

L CON at Pressed

Pop Drone Presents: L CON + Synne Sanden + Merganzer March 8, 2019 @ Pressed $10 ADV. / $15 DOOR The songwriter-producer-composer-sonic adventurer Lisa Conway has been steadily making work for years as L CON, under other monikers, plus co-writing albums with Del Bel. Conway was selected to be a part of the renowned Red […]