See the shows Apt613 contributors look forward to most in Ottawa-Gatineau!
The Record Centre
It’s sort of like Canada Day, but for Ottawa!
Shows are taking place May 10–12 at General Assembly, The Record Centre, Black Squirrel Books, and Queen Street Fare.
A staggered schedule, the close concentration of venues, and short set-times are meant to make seeing bands easy. MEGAPHONO unfolds from February 7–9, 2019.
This weekend, Duguay is playing a matinee at The Record Centre (Saturday) and an evening show at Pressed with Paper Beat Scissors (Sunday).
Contest: Win a vinyl copy of Natural Weather and two tickets to the show at St. Alban’s Church on Saturday, October 20.
The 24-Hour Jazz Ramble starts at 10am on Friday, May 25 at The Record Centre.
The three day music showcase festival has now come to an end! Look to @apt613 on IG for more snaps.
The wait is over, boys and ghouls – welcome to the most spooktacular weekend of the year, the one and only Halloweekend. This one is so full of things to do, it’s scary.
Apt613 has you covered with festival picks, date ideas and event suggestions this weekend.
The Montreal-based saxophone/design duo will visit The Record Centre (1099 Wellington W) for a concert this Thursday evening, May 4 at 8pm.
This week on the podcast, we interview Nicholas Hyatt from Ottawa/Montreal-based psychedelic pop band Future States about their new album, cool venues, and growing up listening to Russian classical music. Catch them Saturday, April 15, at The Record Centre (1099 Wellington W) with Merival and Ada Lea.
Here you have it: this weekend’s shortlist.
Despite many reports of their impending demise, vinyl records, and the record stores who love them, remain more relevant than ever. Listening to music on vinyl may just be one of those things that are timeless.
“There’s too much talent out there for us to be wasting our time on the same music that the radio plays over and over again.”