Poorfolk is a band from Ottawa/Montreal. Fronted by Jonathan Pearce, Scott Freeman on guitar, David Clark on guitar and Matt Godin on drums. They just released their sophmore album called Our Burning Street on White Whale Records. How I encountered the band the first time was in March where I wanted to see Plants and …
In under a year, Ottawa native Kyrie Kristmanson has released two albums. The latest called Pagan Love. Album is fused with pop, folk, blues and jazz style. The whole album is intimate acoustic sounding feel. Having a big and loyal Ottawa fanbase and alot of support from the CBC. No one can be disappointed with this album. …
Despite going to a underattended show last night in Ottawa. I finally got to see a whole set of the lovely singer named Laura Barrett. She is so talented in using this instrument called the Kalimba and with her soft singing voice. She finally released her full length album called Victory Garden.
Hey I’ve decided to make another blog basically on the music I listen. So I will be reviewing CDs from stores and show or whatever. Be mostly the ones I will want to review and hopefully get the word out for bands/artists so you can see them at shows or support their work.
Shapes and Sizes, originally uploaded by blurasis. Went to see them at a house show. They played after The Weird Weeds. Amazing band since they are on Sufjan Steven’s label Asthmatic Kitten record. Great band to check out
The Weird Weeds, originally uploaded by blurasis. I went to a house show last night It was fun and interesting night. Weird Weeds are a band from Austin, Texas and they are touring with Shapes and Sizes. Great band to check out.
MURDER PLANS: WINTER GLOVES: BONJOUR BRUMARIE: Last night I went to Mavericks to see bands. They were Bonjour Brumarie, Winter Gloves and Murder Plans So far I’ve seen Winter Gloves three times! I must be a true fan to see them that much. They were great as always and can’t wait for their album in …
Bonjour Brumaire @ Mavericks, originally uploaded by blurasis. A shot of the Montreal band, Bonjour Brumaire. Played at Mavericks on June 19, 2008 in Ottawa. They were great besides not understanding any french. Great to band to listen to.
Murder Plans, originally uploaded by blurasis. Saw this them open up for Winter Gloves and Bonjour Brumaire. They were good. They played at Mavericks in Ottawa
Metric, originally uploaded by blurasis. Shot last year at Bluesfest. It was my first time seeing Metric and after that I’ve been hooked. Can’t wait to see them again