Month: January 2016

Five Eyes and The Young Offenders @ Black Squirrel Books [January 22, 2016]

Ottawa Showbox held their first show at Black Squirrel Books. Performing at the show were Five Eyes and The Young Offenders. Montreal’s Five Eyes performed an intense punk set. It was my first time seeing them and they were pretty great live. Another band which was my first time seeing was Ottawa’s The Young Offenders. …

No Filter – January 18, 2016

Have a listen to No Filter for January 18, 2016. HOUR ONE: No Filter – January 18, 2016 [Hour One] by Photogmusic on Mixcloud HOUR TWO: No Filter – January 18, 2016 [Hour Two] by Photogmusic on Mixcloud PLAYLIST: Jeremy Gara – Divinity Jim Bryson – The Depression Dance [audio:https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/66250237/jim-bryson-the-depression-dance.mp3] The Strumbellas – Spirits Wintersleep …

WolfGANG: Session 5 @ Mercury Lounge [January 16, 2016]

Attended my first WolfGANG Sessions at Mercury Lounge on January 16th. If you aren’t familiar with this series, WolfGANG Sessions pushes classical music out of its comfort zone. The music mixes contemporary and indie classical with exciting collaborations between NAC Orchestra musicians. The sessions is a collaboration with the venue and National Arts Centre and …

Reversing Falls – Reversing Falls 2 [Review]

It’s been three years since Montreal’s Reversing Falls released an album. Now it’s 2016 and they finally dropped their second album simply called Reversing Falls 2. Nine tracks of simply fuzz-rock pop reminisced from the 1990s. Distorted vocals and straight-up guitar, bass and drum! While I don’t go into the whole lyrical aspect of each …