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Colin James to headline FREE TD Place Concert November 4
10TH ANNUAL ‘ROCK FOR PUBLIC SERVICES’ CELEBRATION TO FEATURE RETURN PERFORMANCES BY KATHLEEN EDWARDS AND THE COOPER BROTHERS Hendrik Pape Field Service Tech by day, Live Music Nut by night! […]READ MORE >
Todd Kerns rocks the John St. Pub – PHOTO REVIEW
Todd Kerns, most noted for being the bass player and backup singer in “Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators”, and for being the front man of “The Age of Electric”, […]READ MORE >
Propagandhi, Iron Chic, and G.A.S. Drummers @ Bronson Centre
Walking down Bronson on Saturday night the increased number of patched up jackets and made it obvious there was a show happening at the Centretown Theatre. Punks from all over […]READ MORE >
Area Resident is the moniker of Doug Hempstead. Doug hails from the Ottawa Valley, as does the inspiration for much of the music on this, his self-titled debut album released in late October. A CBC radio traffic reporter, Doug works split shifts which gives him the luxury of five hours off in between those shifts — in an empty house with a makeshift recording studio in the basement.
The music on Area Resident was written and recorded during the spring and summer of 2016 in Bells Corners. It was sent to Doug’s pal Jordon Zadorozny in Pembroke where he edited, mixed and mastered it. Jordon, an established producer and musician known for his band Blinker The Star, also added several overdubs.
Doug performs live with John Higney, Kristy Nease and Paul Jensen. Next gigs are part of City Folk`s Marvest and the LP-release party for the second album Delano on Nov. 11 at the Black Sheep Inn in Wakefield, Que.
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River Town SaintsOttawa, Ontario
.River Town Saints released their debut single “A Little Big Goes a Long Way”, landing them on many “Artists to Watch Lists” for 2016. They released their highly anticipated second single, “Cherry Bomb” in the spring of 2016. Their most recent single, “Bonfire” is currently climbing the charts... CLICK FOR MORE
.Stoneskull is the brainchild of Mike Graham and Dave Trudels years of Jamming and playing in multiple bands (AM Radio, CORE, Alternator, Buckshot Ritual). After so many years we have honed our shared vision into actual songs and are ready to unleash our Sonic Madness upon the unsuspecting Public... CLICK FOR MORE
Sandi SkyeOttawa, Ontario
.If you haven’t heard of the name Sandi Skye yet then it’s about time you do. This young dynamic and multi-talented fiery redheaded country rock singer was born to be on stage and entertain. Since the tender age of 11 Sandi Skye has been wowing audiences with her soulful voice and energetic performances... CLICK FOR MORE
John AllaireOttawa, Ontario
.Playing an average of 140+ shows per year around the world, John Allaire is easily one of Canada’s top independent road warriors. He has won many awards, including the American Songwriters’ Association award in Nashville for “best lyricist” in 2009 and the Toronto Independent Music Award for “best live show”... CLICK FOR MORE
Danny SylvestreOttawa, Ontario
.For Danny Sylvestre, music has always been a part of his life. At the age of two, Danny was dancing and singing to “Blue Suede Shoes” by Elvis Presley. At seven years old, he was the lead actor and singer of his school play. At ten years old, he was writing his own music and lyrics... CLICK FOR MORE
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|October 18, 2017||Dallas Smith w/ Cadillac Three, Lauren Alaina||1015 Bank St, Ottawa, ON||TD Place||TICKETS|
|October 19, 2017||Death from Above w/ The Beaches, American Lips||211 Bronson Ave, Ottawa, ON||The Bronson Centre Theatre||TICKETS|
|October 20, 2017||Luke Nicholson||1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON||National Arts Centre||TICKETS|
|October 21, 2017||Sing Out for CHEO! ft. River Town Saints||1015 Bank St, Ottawa, ON||TD Place||TICKETS|
|October 25, 2017||Northern Pikes||221 Rideau St, Ottawa||Mavericks||TICKETS|
|October 26, 2017||The Julian Taylor Band||1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON||National Arts Centre||TICKETS|
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