So you may have heard, I am going to be heading up to Seattle for the Capitol Hill Block Party. The festival which takes over six city blocks and runs for 3 days (July 21 -23) celebrating Seattle’s iconic arts and music center. It is an excuse for myself to check out this lovely city. …
Australian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Xavier Rudd performed at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017 on July 15th. Performed at the Bluesville stage to an overwhelming exciting crowd.
Montreal’s dance-funk party band Busty and the Bass performed at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017 on the BlackSheep Inn stage. Promoting their upcoming album Uncommon Good which drops on September 8th. Favorite set from the festival on July 15th.
American musician Delicate Steve performed on the City Stage at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017 on July 15th. Decked out in a stunning blue blazer and pants. Got things going with his blend of folk, psych-rock and surf rock guitar music.
This was my first time seeing Dead Obies at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. They are an experimental hip hop band originating from South Shore, Quebec. Seeing all 6 members on the Blacksheep Inn stage is quite something to see.
Have a listen to No Filter for July 17, 2017. HOUR ONE: HOUR TWO: PLAYLIST: Slumbers – Stay Hidden Boyscott – Nova Scotia 500 Japanese Breakfast – Boyish / 12 Steps Exit Someone – Absent Lover Tess Roby – Ballad 5 Co/ntry – Cash Out Heaven for Real – Subliminal Faith Healer – Light of …
Ottawa’s Blakdenim played at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. Performing on the Claridge Homes Stage with their blend of hip-hop, funk, rock and soul. Got the audience moving and shaking in the nice hot weather!
2017 Polaris Music Prize short-listers A Tribe Called Red performed on the Bluesville stage at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. There was a delay with their due to thunder/lightning that was going to hit the area. It was a great short set and they had to shut it down due to the heavy down pour.
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals was one of the big highlights on Day 8 of RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. Wasn’t as crazy as the night before. Anderson had a lot of stage presence and the music was great to listen and dance around.
Canadian alternative rock band Headstones got things going on Day 8 of RBC Ottawa Bluesfest 2017. Pretty crazy set to say the least!