Tag Archives: Black Squirrel Books

The Famines, Boonie Doon and Deathsticks @ Black Squirrel Books

Definitely a loud show at Black Squirrel Books on September 7, 2018. Ottawashowbox presented The Famines, Boonie Doon and Deathsticks. Insanely loud garage rock set and it was their surprise paper release for Complete Collected Singles 2014-2017. – 9/10 It was a librarian-themed set for Ottawa’s Bonnie Doon. As always they performed a fun post-punk …

Sweet Chilli Heat’s Taco Friday

STEP RIGHT UP!!! On Aug 17, Black Squirrel will be serving tacos! That’s right, for one night only!! Come wine and dine at your fave cafe, and bookstore, and bar and also venue. Bring your buds! Also! What’s a taco night without friggginnn DJS? Hittin the decks are Ottawa’s hottest: DJs Larry Janxxx ( Ceremony …

Boyhood and Muzzy Legault

Boyhood When Caylie Runciman started calling herself Boyhood, it was a nod to childhood nostalgia. Six years later, the alias – and the beguiling bedroom anthems – are one and the same. Tough-kid guitar grit and deadpan verses give way to whimsical synthlines and delicate harmonies. But like an off-kilter merry-go-round, or a candy shop …

Quaker Parents, Wetface and Ethnotechnique @ Black Squirrel Books

Tuesday night show at Black Squirrel Books with Quaker Parents, Wetface and Ethnotechnique. It has been a long time since I last saw Quaker Parents. Since the Grundy brothers have been busy with Heaven For Real. Quaker Parents is more of Mark’s side and very heavy alternative-pop music. Second time this year seeing Wetface perform …