Armen at the Bazaar played at Ottawa’s Rainbow Bistro on March 25th. I haven’t seen him play in Ottawa in quite sometime. It was somewhat a CD Release show for Noor.
Shotgun Jimmie play a live rocking and catchy tunes set at Raw Sugar Cafe on March 23, 2011. He was playing materials from his new album “Transistor Sister“. He was accompanied by ex-Attack In Black drummer (which I forgot his name). There was a good turnout for this show.
One of the most talked about albums releases in the first quarter of 2011 has to be tUnE-yArDs‘ w h o k i l l. The album won’t drop until April 18th. Most people have so far heard the leading track Bizness. Had a listen on the ten tracks.
Its been days on the Earthquake and Tsunami that has hit Japan. Seeing how the destruction has affected Japan and the whole World. I got this email from the people at Fixture Records. Surprise and was nice to hear what Dirty Beaches and Postcards doing to help with this tragedy. Here is what you can …
Fans of Malajube rejoice! Check out their new single Synesthésie from the upcoming album La Caverne which drops on April 19th. Here is a blurb on the new album.
Toronto’s Bravestation played Mavericks on March 12, 2011. They opened up for Young Galaxy.
The title says it all, Regina pop-rockers Rah Rah was in Ottawa on March 11th at Cafe Dekcuf. Also playing were: Oceans Fire and Neon Grand Motel The vibe at the show was fun and positive.
Racoon Bandit played at Raw Sugar Cafe on March 10, 2011. The played after Andy Swan‘s set. They were really great live with their blend of indie pop rock “PEI style”.
Roberta Bondar is a new Ottawa band that consist of members from Lidija of Silver Birch Society, Alex and Tyler from Fire Heats Water and Gary from The Pop and Lock show on CHUO FM. Not to be confused with the famous Canadian female astronaut. They opened up for Siskiyou that night.
After the We Are The City and Aidan Knight show. (Check out the photos) I finally decided to hit up CHUO FM to drop by for this radio show called Sounds of the 613.