Concert review

Concert review

Tim Hicks got the crowd singing at CityFolk on night ...

What a great time we had listening to country star Tim Hicks last night at the City Folk Music Festival. The crowd roared with excitement when he did his hit song “Better Beer”. The song compares Canada to the United ...
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R&B star T Pain kept the party going at CityFolk

When I told my 27 year old daughter and her 26 year old boyfriend that I was going to see T Pain and write a review of his show, their mouths dropped wide open. They said that he was “really ...
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JJ Wilde kicks the door off its hinges at CityFolk ...

Jillian Dowding is from Kitchener/Waterloo, ON but her stage name is JJ Wilde. She is a force to be reckoned with. She told Robert Rowat of CBC Music last year that the “professors and voice coaches” from the Performing Arts ...
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The Glorious Sons rock the stage at CityFolk

The Glorious Sons are an incredible band that attracted a massive crowd of young people to CityFolk Music Festival on Friday night.  They sang and swayed along with every song. Formed in 2011 when they signed with Black Box, the ...
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The Blue Stones play CityFolk in Ottawa, opening for the ...

It was rock night at CityFolk Friday night! After Sophia Radisch mesmerized us with her electrifying set, two guys took to the stage. I am not sure I have ever seen a band that only had two members in it. ...
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Night two at CityFolk opened by rocker Sophia Radisch

At only 24 years of age, this young rocker has accomplished a great deal. With two albums under her belt, numerous awards, an author credit in Canadian Musician Magazine for her article entitled “Finding Your Passion,” stage and film credits, ...
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Kathleen Edwards helps to open the CityFolk festival

One of Ottawa’s own, Kathleen Edwards, took the stage last night at the opening of the City Folk Music Festival, which runs for five nights this weekend and next. Ten years ago to the day, she was performing at the ...
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Zach Bryan wows the massive crowd at CityFolk festival

At the young age of 26, Zach Bryan is an American Veteran. He wrote and played songs and made a music video on a cell phone in the barracks where he was stationed in Washington State. He left the military ...
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The CityFolk festival kicked off last night and oh what ...

It was a perfect summer evening for the last outdoor music festival before the winter covers this magnificent city with snow. The moon was full, the temperature was perfect and the girls were dressed in crop tops with high waist ...
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Bob Stark – Sculpted Pieces of Love

Like many projects developed during the COVID-19 pandemic, the production of Bob Stark’s eighth album, Sculpted Pieces of Love, was greatly affected. The Ottawa native, who has lived in Vancouver since 1996 had all the parts recorded in The Warehouse ...