After the New Swears show, I literally went next door to Black Squirrel Books for FEELS. FEELS is a monthly dance night with DJ SARITA & DJ OHJAY.
Ottawa Showbox Presents Wine Lips Ottawa debut and Album release show with local legends Holy Christopher and Empty Nesters! Wine Lips (Toronto Garage Rock) Holy Christopher (Ottawa Power-Pop Beach Dumpster) Empty Nesters (Ottawa K-pop)
Casual Hex & Fan Club Records present: LILY AND HORN HORSE Lily Konigsberg of PALBERTA’s experimental pop side project https://lilyandhornhorse.bandcamp.com/ SPF Ottawa rawk https://sweetpotatofridays.bandcamp.com/album/spf Still Kicking Montreal emo bliss http://stillkicking.bandcamp.com/ $6 at the door no one turned away for lack of funds doors at 9pm / music at 9:30
Ora Cogan & Her Band are coming to play Black Squirrel Books all the way from Vancouver! She combines the intricate guitar picking of Americana with grunge and psychedelic Dreamscapes, drawing comparisons to 70’s folk legend Karen Dalton and Chelsea Wolfe. She has released six full-length Recordings to date and shared the stage with the …
Debaser presented a wonderful Saturday night show at Black Squirrel Books. Gianna Lauren performed a lovely solo set of her music. Playing materials from her new album Moving Parts. During her set, she was accompanied by Julien who plays in Pony Girl. Sadly I didn’t get to see Isaac Vallentin (I already saw him a …
Debaser presents Isaac Vallentin isaacvallentin.bandcamp.com Gianna Lauren (solo) giannalauren.bandcamp.com doors at 9 pm all ages / dry show $10 at door
ATLiens CHEW are invading Canada, WOWZERS! Its PARTY PARTY PARTY PARTY time at Black Squirrel Books & Espresso Bar featuring… CHEW (atl) – (( experimental electronic psychedelic rock )) http://3dchew.com/ Trails – ( experimental acid dream fog mountain hike ) https://trailsssss.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Trails-938583229537158/ All ages $5 9pm
SAXSYNDRUM (montreal) ~ dance or drone http://saxsyndrum.com/ DEL BEL (toronto) ~ compose yourself https://delbel.bandcamp.com/ CASA LAGARTO (ottawa) ~ disco rodeo https://www.facebook.com/casalagarto/ doors at 9:00pm, music at 9:30pm
For three weeks in March, join CBC Radio’s Alan Neal as his radio show All in a Day pops up in small venues on Thursday evenings. The second installment of CBC Pop-Up took place at Black Squirrel Books and the turnout was unexpected since they had to turn people away. The musical guest was The …
After three days of panels and music, Megaphono Festival ended off with some wonderful shows.