Despite going to a underattended show last night in Ottawa. I finally got to see a whole set of the lovely singer named Laura Barrett. She is so talented in using this instrument called the Kalimba and with her soft singing voice. She finally released her full length album called Victory Garden.
This album has grown on me besides being more mellow down than the last one “Set Yourself On Fire” Seems to have the feeling of loneliness and sadness except for two songs which were Bitches In Tokyo and Take Me To The Riot. Its a concept album, probably about a breakup. The other standout track …
Winner of the 2008 Polaris Prize this week. I was surprised and glad that Caribou won. The album came out on August 21, 2007. It wasn’t until this year that he got alot of attention because of Polaris Prize.
MURDER PLANS: WINTER GLOVES: BONJOUR BRUMARIE: Last night I went to Mavericks to see bands. They were Bonjour Brumarie, Winter Gloves and Murder Plans So far I’ve seen Winter Gloves three times! I must be a true fan to see them that much. They were great as always and can’t wait for their album in …
Julie Doiron @ Westfest, originally uploaded by blurasis. Julie Doiron at Westfest 2008 in Ottawa.
Holy F**k @ Barrymores, originally uploaded by blurasis. Another shot from the June 4th show
Another shot from the Holy F**k show on June 4th
Holy F**k @ Barrymores, originally uploaded by blurasis. Holy F**k played at Barrymore’s Music Hall on June 4, 2008 It was an amazing show. Crazy and insane how Holy F**k played lived.
Last night I went to the Rainbow in downtown Ottawa. I went to see 3 bands playing. So far I did the photos for this band called Eastborough
Yesterday went to the Carleton Tavern It was Kelp Records 14th Anniversary Jim Bryson came and did a afternoon show