|Photo from 2012 Ottawa Bluesfest by bouche|
courtesy of Flickr (Creative Commons)
Both Apartment613 and PhotogMusic have posts on the new music video by local band Boyhood of their song Thailand, which is set to appear on their soon-to-be released self-titled LP. PhotogMusic, meanwhile, has an audio link of the new single Currency by Ottawa indie rockers Hamilton.
Spotlight Ottawa posts the list of shows for the LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot Round 1, which starts on April 24 and ends on May 31. Cover is $8 and all shows are at Ritual at 137 Besserer.
The Big Beat blog from the Ottawa Citizen reports that Kiss will be playing Scotiabank Place on July 25.
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The Big Beat notes that Corey Charron, a 21-year-old rapper from Orleans, has won the “Freestyle Fridays” competition on the U.S. cable network Black Entertainment Television. Charron, who has performed internationally and recently toured with members of the Wu-Tang Clan, took home $5,000 for winning the contest.
Ottawa-based bassoon player and blogger Andrew Burn announces on his blog that he will be auditioning with nine other bassoonists for a place in the European Union Baroque Orchestra 2013. Good luck to Andrew in his audition