Wow! It’s been awhile for Ottawa’s hip-hop/rap act Flight Distance. They were performing on the City Stage at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. The show started off with the lovely vocals of Whitney Delion (formerly of Sound of Lions) and then it was then hip-hop with materials from their upcoming album.
It was the third day of RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017 and starting off the afternoon was Ottawa hip-hop/rap/slam poet artist Made Wade who was accompanied by DJ Alive at the City Stage.
Ending the Friday night off at the Black Sheep Inn stage during RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017 was DJ Mustard from America. It was completely insane with the audience going crazy for DJ Mustard.
Ottawa hip-hop artist Eddie Quotez performed at the Black Sheep Inn stage during RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017.
Went to an opening exhibition at Saw Gallery called #callresponse. Showed up and watched Eekwol performed. Here are the details: #callresponse is a multifaceted project that includes a touring exhibition, website, social-media platform and catalogue. Beginning with a series of local art commissions by Indigenous women and artists whose home communities span the country, the …
Ottawa Beat turned 1 years old and with that celebrating three nights of great live performance at Club Saw. On the first night it was Babely Shades 2 year anniversary and they had Blakdemin, King Kimbit, Muzzy Legault, DJ Seiiizmikk, mal/aimé and Ruth Grader (Who I sadly missed out). Caught parts of experimental chamber drone …
Ottawa Showbox celebrated five years. With that they had 2 nights of shows at the Record Centre. On the final night, performing that night were: Claude Munson Steamers (I’m guessing it was just for one night to reunite?) Keturah Johnson G.Grand/Hyf Check out the rest of the photos!
Ottawa is hosting the 2017 Juno Awards and this weekend there is alot of events happening. There was a closing cocktail reception for Megaphono‘s Ottawa Music Summit at 150 Elgin St. There was three great performances by Trails, Cody Coyote and Mehdi Cayenne.
It was the debut of A Night Called Best at Shanghai Restaurant on February 24, 2017. A Hip-hop & R&B dance party featuring DJs from the Acorn‘s PJ and Palm D’Or (aka Rolf Klausener). This was co-presented by Arboretum Festival, House of Paint, CHUO 89.1 FM and KingSackeyMGMT. Really had a fun time dancing to …
Here is my best of 2016 for the non-Canadian albums that came out in 2016. Again, I am not going to make any explanations since I’ve been procrastinating big time and want to get this over with. Starting with #41 – #50.