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Ottawa Music Scene 2018-09-10T12:48:45-04:00

Ottawa’s Music Scene

The Best Venues for Live Music in Ottawa

There are great live music venues throughout Ottawa and the surrounding areas, including a few favourites in Gatineau, Chelsea and Wakefield Quebec. Stretching from the Ottawa Valley to the suburbs, central Ottawa, downtown, right to Quebec this list provides comprehensive access to where you can see live music at its [...]

And the 2019 Juno Nominees Are….

We love when the Juno nominees are announced and all of the wonderful Canadian artists have a chance to be recognized in Canada. It is especially exciting when one of them is a musician who we were lucky enough to host for a concert at Carole's Place like Jeremy Dutcher [...]

Catch 2018 Polaris Prize winner Jeremy Dutcher up close and personal

When Guillaume Decouflet, the manager for Jeremy Dutcher, contacted me in early 2018 and suggested that I should take in an upcoming concert for this exciting new talent...thank goodness I followed his advice! His dynamic performance moved the audience as no other show that I had ever seen! And how [...]

Rachel Beck Band in private concert

I first heard Rachel Beck, our first fall concert artist, on CBC! It was love at first hearing! Then to have been able to connect with her friend Sarah Porter and land her and her band for a local performance was truly exciting.  I love the variety in her songs. [...]

Ottawa’s Arborteum Festival

Now is the time to get your early bird passes to Ottawa's Arborteum Festival this August 17 and 18, 2018. Now in its 6th year, this festival is an Ottawa favourite that takes place annually at Rideau Pines Farm. Early bird passes are $50 which includes FREE shuttle bus from [...]

Don’t Miss these Amazing Musical Events in Ottawa!

Festival season is winding down but there are some really good ones left that should not be missed! Let us know your favourite festival memory of the 2017 season. Marvest 2017 - Marvest is a "Musical Harvest" running September 15th and September 16th in the Glebe on this beautiful sunny [...]

Shred Kelly

Shred Kelly Shred Kelly, From Fernie BC, played an amazing outdoor concert at Carole's Place on Aug 9th! Be sure to follow, share, like and BUY Shred Kelly!

Raphael Weinroth-Browne with The Visit AND Kamancello at Carole’s Place

Join Carole for her next concert at Carole's Place on Saturday Feb 25th with doors opening at 6pm! This, the first concert of 2017, features the internationally-recognised cellist Raphael Weinroth-Browne with two of his projects...The Visit  & Kamancello.   Raphael Weinroth-Browne, cellist, multi-instrumentalist and composer, has made a name for himself [...]

Celebrating Ottawa’s Festivals

We found a great article recently that highlighted the fact that Ottawa, as such a cultural center of North America, really does put on some of the world's best festivals year round. People travel from around the globe to visit our City with all of its galleries, historic buildings and [...]

City Folk Festival is Coming Up in Ottawa this Weekend!

The City Folk Festival is taking place this upcoming weekend in Ottawa at Landsdowne Park and other venues throughout the city. As they say, attend to Marvest at a harvest of local music, enjoy food, and the general atmosphere. Check out the website for more information HERE: http://cityfolkfestival.com/ Download the app [...]