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Monday Special Blend
Monday July 29th, 2019 with Trish Bolechowsky & Joel Elliott
Carla J. Easton, The Pairs, Birdie Whyte, Twin Flames, The Small Glories, Fast Romantics, Chris Zimmerman & The Weather, UPROAR Festival, OKIES, Julie Doiron, Cheng2 Duo

The Brew Theme Song
Maxim Banjoman Cossette - s/t
Impossible Stuff
Carla J. Easton - Impossible Stuff

From Glasgow, Scotland, this album was just announced as The SAY Award Longlist album, the Scottish Album of the Year Award.

There is a Canadian connection to this album. Carla is a Scottish artist who had a Canadian band (Brett Nelson, Jesse Aaron Shire, Laura Anne Hickli, Kev Corbett), at a Canadian studio (Hotel2Tango, Howard Bilerman Producer, Shae Brossard Engineer), and they all met at the Banff Centre Singer Songwriter residency.
The Pairs - s/t Canadian
The Pair will be performing at Blue Skies Music Festival this coming long weekend. They will also be at Pinhey's Point on September 14th at part of the Ontario Festival of Small Halls and Chef's Table (local farm-to-table feast -

Based in London, Ontario, The Pairs are three classically-trained vocalists and a former punk-rock drummer
Part Time
The Pairs - s/t Canadian
I'm Gonna Be Here
Birdie Whyte - s/t Canadian New >>>START at 11 seconds in!!

Releaded Friday, July 26th
Twin Flames - s/t Canadian

Friday, August 2nd at Blue Skies Music Festival
Clarendon Station, just 20 minutes west of Perth
Friend in Me (Live in the Studio)
Chris Zimmerman - The Rain Canadian
Hey You (Live in the Studio)
Chris Zimmerman - The Rain Canadian

Chris Zimmerman & The Weather are super excited to announce that they are heading to Kuujjuaq (Koo joo aq) Quebec on for Aqpik Jam on August 14th, one of the top festivals in Northern Canada
Everybody's Trying to Steal Your Heart
Fast Romantics - American Love Canadian

Fast Romantics headline the Saturday night lineup at Blue Skies Music Festival, Saturday, August 3rd.
UPROAR Festival
August 8-10, 2019
Arts Court - 2 Daly ave.

at 8:10 am - Speaking with:
Monica Bradford-Lea, Executive Producer
Alli Harris, Executive Producer

Showcasing work by cis/trans women and non-binary artists in Ottawa, UPROAR is a brand new multidisciplinary arts festival that will premiere August 8-10 2019 at Arts Court Theatre. As a multidisciplinary festival, we have an incredible line-up of 12 local artists in our first year, presenting a variety of work from textile art and paintings to comedy, burlesque, music and dance.
Long Long Moon
The Small Glories - Assiniboine & The Red Canadian

Saturday, August 3rd at Blue Skies Music Festival
Saint​-​Aug (Townie)
Okies - Once a Fisherman from Spain Canadian New

Thomas Aguinaga (Drums/Percussions), Sam Gendron (Keyboard), Phil Goodman (Guitar, Percussions, Vocals) and Marc-Antoine Moisan (Guitar, Vocals) are an Indie Folk band from Aylmer, QC. Across the river from the no-nonsense, straight-laced, won't-crack-a-smile-at-a-dirty-joke Capital of Canada.

Okies unveil "Once a Fisherman from Spain" for the first time live in the National Capital Region

Playing Friday at Live! on Elgin!

You can buy your tickets via the link to Live on Elgin's website for 8$ in advance, 10$ at the door, OR 8$ at the door if you show up sporting your Okies merch!

Okies Release Party w/ Townes, Siberian Breaks & O Neptune!
Friday, Aug.2, 2019 - 8:00pm
Live! on Elgin - 220 Elgin St.
Unlikely Brother
Siberian Breaks - s/t Canadian

an arctic expedition soundtrack; the baffin island house band; cold, dark and lost.
Jordan Edgecombe, Spencer, Stefan Jurewicz
O Neptune - Cosmic Silence Canadian New

O Neptune, based in Ottawa, fronted by Robin Kenny

released June 28, 2019
Me and My Friend
Julie Doiron - Woke Myself Up Canadian

Julie Doiron started playing music in 1990 with Canadian Indierock band Eric’s Trip. They were the first Canadian band to sign to Seattle’s Sub Pop Records. After the break up of the band in 1996, Julie started performing on her own. In 2001, Julie became the first Canadian to sign to Jagjaguwar records releasing 8 albums on the label.

Over the years she has had the great fortune of playing with so many wonderful musicians. Some of her collaborators include The Wooden Stars, Herman Dune, Shotgun and Jaybird, Mount Eerie, Gord Downie and the Country of Miracles , Daniel Romano , and Rick White of Eric’s Trip with whom she made her three most recent albums.

Playing TONIGHT at Bar Robo!

Julie Doiron w sg Apollo Ghosts + José Contreras
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 8:30PM
Bar Robo - 692 Somerset St. W
César Franck: Sonata in A major CFF 123 - IV. Allegretto poco mosso
Cheng2 Duo - Violoncelle français Canadian

Captivating audiences and critics alike, the Cheng² Duo (pronounced Cheng Squared Duo) distinguishes itself with its uncompromising musical integrity, undeniable chemistry, and unparalleled communication with its listeners. The brother-and-sister duo is formed by 21-year-old cellist Bryan Cheng, top prize laureate of the VI International Paulo Cello Competition, and pianist Silvie Cheng, recipient of the Roy M. Rubinstein Award for exceptional promise in piano performance.

Playing Chamberfest on Saturday!

Homegrown: Cheng2 Duo, Kawasaki, and Hewitt
Saturday, Aug.3, 2019 - 1:00pm
Dominion-Chalmers - 355 Cooper Street
Interactive CKCU