The Album Drop


The Balconies – Oct 27, 2011

I found myself at The LiVE Lounge once again tonight, to watch a great local band play their first hometown show in quite a while. Opening the show was Peterborough’s … Continue reading

October 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Those Gulls. – Review

“Those Gulls.” is album number 3 for the three piece from Ottawa. It’s a great record filled with many different approaches to alternative rock. There are songs like Swim With … Continue reading

August 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Treble Warriors – Live Lounge (August 6, 2011)

Mississauga Ska-Punkers the Treble Warriors came to town, as part of the Ottawa SkaFest. This was my first time at SkaFest and also my first time getting to see the … Continue reading

August 11, 2011 · 1 Comment

Two Crown King – Zaphod’s (August 5, 2011)

London, Ontario’s Two Crown King came back to Ottawa the other night, to play to a packed house at Zaphod’s. One thing I like about this band is that they … Continue reading

August 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Album Drop – August 2, 2011

This week we include an exclusive interview with An Horse, in addition to music from and discussion about The Polymorphines, The Pack A.D, Guster, Moonface (Spencer from Wolf Parade) and … Continue reading

August 2, 2011 · Leave a comment

Death From Above 1979 – July 16, 2011

Ottawa Bluesfest 2011 may always be remembered for god trying to kill Cheap Trick (and failing) but for me, it’ll be for the reunion tour of one of my favourite … Continue reading

July 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

Two Crown King

This great 6 piece out of London, Ontario came to play at The Observatory at Algonquin College last Thursday (Nov 18) and absolutely rocked the place. Their funk and hip-hop … Continue reading

November 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

…And nothing but The Damn Truth

Friday night at the Rainbow, I had the pleasure of seeing a new band. The Damn Truth is a 4 piece out of Montreal, Quebec and has a very rock … Continue reading

October 12, 2010 · 1 Comment

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