Tag Archives: Ottawa

Matthew & Jill Barber

NAC Presents/CNA Présente in partnership with BMO Financial Group welcomes Matthew Barber and Jill Barber on May 6 at the NAC Theatre. Produced by Matthew and Jill themselves, The Family Album is a folk record. It’s a record that enthusiastically harkens back to sibling singers of yesteryear, but also one that is not afraid to …

J’Adart 2017

J’adart: For the Love of Art Ottawa School of Art’s Annual Fundraising Party “Dress as your favourite Canadian Artist or Artwork!” $50 regular ticket $100 For the love of art ticket (receive a special edition Print by Jeff Stellick) $240 for a group (6 regulart tickets @$40 each) It is the Ottawa School of Art’s …

Tasseomancy, Mega Bog & RAAS

Ottawa Showbox & Arboretum Festival present… Tasseomancy (Toronto experimental) tasseomancy.bandcamp.com Soft synths and crystalline harmonies merge hypnotically on ‘Dead Can Dance and Neil Young’, an invitation to “fade into folk song”. If folk song this is, it’s folk of great idiosyncrasy, where vocoded chorales provide atmospheric shading and alto-saxophones drift like cigarette smoke from a …

Preoccupations, Walrus, The Yips

Spectrasonic presents Preoccupations (Calgary post-punk, Jagjaguwar recs) preoccupationsband.com Walrus (Halifax indie rock, Madic recs) www.madicrecords.com/walrus The Yips (Ottawa ouija rock) yips613.bandcamp.com Friday April 28 @ Zaphod Beeblebrox (27 York St.) licensed 19+ – 8pm doors – $12 advance + service charges tickets available at Vertigo Records, both Compact Music Inc. locations andwww.spectrasonic.com/event/1421165 facebook event page: …