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Monday Special Blend

Monday Special Blend
Monday January 29th, 2018 with Trish Bolechowsky
Brian Asselin, musical director of The Commotions stops by the studio, followed by a chat with Don Fex about Othello by Theatre Kraken at The Gladstone Theatre

Believe in Yourself
The Commotions - Volume II Canadian New
https://www.thecommotionsband.com
three songwriters and 11 musicians
Ottawa-based combo— 11 regular members plus a touring vocalist — has two lead singers, three songwriters, and a five-piece horn section featuring tenor and baritone sax, a pair of trumpets, and a trombone.
https://youtu.be/i6Ph6ZQ6s7M Bad Girl video, released Jan 18, 2018
Written by Brian Asselin, David Gaw & Rebecca Noelle
Filmed by Andrew MacLennan Cinematography
Audio Recorded by Jason Jaknunas
Location provided by Lenz Studio Ottawa https://lenzstudio.com/
Video Produced by Brian Asselin, Rebecca Noelle & Andrew MacLennan
Directed by Rebecca Noelle
Set Design by Brian Asselin, Rebecca Noelle & Jason Jaknunas


https://thecommotionsband.bandcamp.com/
Bad Girl
The Commotions - Volume II Canadian New
Don't Walk Away
The Commotions - Volume II Canadian New
Loving You
The Commotions - Volume II Canadian New
What Is This
No Fancy Parts - s/t Canadian New
https://www.facebook.com/nofancyparts/videos/171266730157185

No Fancy Parts' first original ''What Is This''. released January 13th

Composed by Doressa Dorcilhomme
Arranged by Sean Duhaime

Doressa Dorcilhomme - Vocals
Sean Duhaime - Guitar
Laura Greenberg - Bass
Jansen Richard - Drums

Video shot and directed by Jeff & Dave Watkins
Video/audio editing by Jeff Watkins

2 upcoming events :
-Saturday, February 24th @ Atomic Rooster
-Saturday, April 14th at Black Squirrel for Bangers and Mash Ottawa Soul Festival

Doressa joins Julie Corrigan and Arianna Gillis for Girls to the Front, Feb. 19th
An in-studio chat with Don Fex about Theatre Kraken's production of Othello

Othello at The Gladstone Theatre, February 2 - 10 (preview Feb. 1)


By William Shakespeare
February 2-10, 2018 (preview Feb. 1)
Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday matinees at 2:30 p.m.
Othello is Shakespeare’s tragic tale of race, love, jealousy, and betrayal. Othello is a Moorish general in a mostly white army and has just married a beautiful white woman. But if Iago, one of his soldiers, has his way, Othello will lose everything. Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, Theatre Kraken’s production of Othello is scored with slave songs and traditional spirituals, and reminds us that we have not come as far from the race issues of Shakespeare’s time as we would like to think we have.

Suitable for ages 12 and up.
This show runs approximately 3 hours.

Adult: $36 + $3 facility fee = $39
Senior (65+): $32 + $3 facility fee = $35
Student/Artist*/Unwaged/Preview: $20 + $3 facility fee = $23
*including Theatre Ontario members
Hollow Log
Sussex - Parade Day Canadian
https://soundcloud.com/user-574425563/hollow-log

Folkus Concert Series
FEBRUARY 24, 2018
Sussex http://www.sussexvibrafolk.com/
Ali McCormick and Bradley D. Scott will be opening for Sussex.
https://folkusalmonte.com/almonte-folk-music-series/2018-folkus-concert-series-lineup/
Life
Kevin Closs - Face Yourself Canadian New
https://kevincloss.bandcamp.com/track/life

https://folkusalmonte.com/almonte-folk-music-series/2018-folkus-concert-series-lineup/

APRIL 28, 2018
Kevin Closs
opener is Flying Hórses, a nouveau-classical solo pianist.
Feel It Still (Cover of Portugal. The Man)
Kyle Ivan - s/t Canadian New
https://youtu.be/HkCkwkKSv7M

https://www.kyleivan.com/

Published on Jan 25, 2018
A looping cover of Portugal. The Man's hit song 'Feel It Still'.
Filmed by Jeff Watkins
Recorded by Dan Borgers
Willow Sound Records
All Of My Stars
Daniel Champagne - Fault Lines
https://youtu.be/iLyfPzlAGkU

Daniel Champagne in Concert
Sun, February 4, 2018, 9:00 PM, $10 in advance, $15 at the door, tickets through Eventbrite.ca
At Live! On Elgin
220 Elgin St., Ottawa
The Australian born & Nashville-based virtuoso brings his world tour and brand new album 'Fault Lines' back to Canada

http://www.danielchampagnemusic.com/
Devil Take Me
Old Man Grant - Old Man Grant Canadian
Old Man Grant special guest Birdie Whyte
https://www.oldmangrant.com/

Jensen and Peter are bringing some new tunes out to play for you.

Old Man Grant special guest Birdie Whyte
Friday, February 9, 2018, 8:30 pm $10 in advance
blacksheep , 763 Chemin Riverside, Wakefield, QC
The Lifers released their first single ​Front Door​ on January 16, 2018
Sophomore Album ​Honey Suite​ to be released May 2018
The Lifers, led by sisters Liv and Anita Cazzola, are an art-folk/rock collective from Guelph, Ontario.
touring Ontario in early June.

http://www.thelifersmusic.com
http://dawsonrutledge.com/

debut album released October 2017
Interactive CKCU