Ending off a spectacular day what was Record Store Day at The Record Centre. Returned back to the store later in the day to see the Montreal indie folk-pop tropical country band Yitzy.
Month: April 2018
Another show that took place on April 20th was at Pressed. Playing at the show were Omhouse and Karneef. Sadly I missed out Wellington Sanipe. It was a nice intimate show that night.
On April 20th, MusicXMaker presented an all ages show with dubé & BLikeBrett at Makerspace North. It was a unique show that started off with hip-hop from BLikeBrett to loud grungey rock by dubé (fka Brothers dubé) to throngs of screaming adolescent girls. Pretty insane show for that calibre.
This was the scene for Record Store Day 2018 at The Record Centre when the doors opened at 10am. Thank goodness I got my copy of Arcade Fire’s EP, The National’s The Boxer Live in Brussels and Mac DeMarco’s Old Dog Demos.
The School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa proudly presented Exhibition XIII on April 20, 2018. t The first end-of-year exhibition at the new SPAO Centre in Little Italy. This thirteenth portfolio exhibition celebrates the work of their diploma students and highlights the thirteen members of the 2018 graduating class. The exhibition runs until May 5, …
A very surprising packed show at the House of Targ with Scenic Route to Alaska, Mike Edel and Chigurh on April 19, 2018. Chigurh is an Ottawa band who I have never seen before. One of the members is friends with New Swears. They were really great live with their mix of groovy soul and …
AXENÉO7 had their opening exhibition for Montreal’s Dominique Sirois and Skawennati. Also in the lounge area was the works of Mario Généreux. These artists had really interesting works at the gallery and you should go and check them out. The exhibition runs until May 19, 2018.
House of Targ celebrated four years in business! They held a “Super Over-the-Top Anniversary Mega arcade Party! Filled with new pinball games and a human-size Ice Cold Beer game. Here’s to more wonderful fun times at House of Targ!
Here is the April 16th edition of No Filter on CHUO 89.1 FM. Did a phone interview with Trevor Mann of Scenic Route to Alaska, they will be in Ottawa on April 19th at House of Targ. The interview is in hour one of the show around the 30-minute mark. Have a listen to the …
Pietro Amato & Jessie Stein of the Luyas stopped by for a wonderful day show at The Record Centre. They just released an LP called After Language. It is an instrumental record that is lushed with ambient minimalistic sounds. For those that braved the weather (ME) I really enjoyed this set. Check out the photos