Tag: rock

Tommy Youngsteen: Bruce Springsteen’s Nebraska

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 | 8:30pm Tommy Youngsteen: Bruce Springsteen’s Nebraska $25 Advance / $30 Door We at Hugh’s Room Live want to wish a very happy birthday to The Boss, Bruce Springsteen. To celebrate the man and his vast ...
Concert review

Ottawa Bluesfest – July 9: Bluesfest returns to it’s ...

Bluesfest “Don’t like Mondays,” so after taking that day off, Bluesfest was back Tuesday night. Lennon Stella, who some will know from the show Nashville – as the older of the darling daughters of the show’s star, Rayna James – ...

SKERRYVORE

Friday, July 5, 2019 | 8:30pm SKERRYVORE $20.00 Advance / $25.00 Door * Twice winners of Scotland’s Traditional Music ‘Live Act of the Year’ Award, SKERRYVORE have been on a meteoric journey that has taken them from the remote Isle of Tiree ...

Brian Auger

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 | 8:30pm Brian Auger Advance: $30.00 / Doors: $35.00 The legendary Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express has returned. The famed B3 and keyboard player, has created a distinct voice that combines jazz, rock, soul and funk, that is ...

Byrds Byrds Byrds

Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 8:30PM Byrds Byrds Byrds Advance $25.00 / Door: $30.00 * Byrds Byrds Byrds is a fantastic evening of the songs of The Byrds, California’s psychedelic, folk rock pioneers. More than a tribute band, this is a ...

Don Stevenson Presents the Music of Moby Grape

Sunday, March 24, 2019 | 8:30pm Don Stevenson Presents the Music of Moby Grape Advance $25.00 / Door $30.00 * Before co-founding Moby Grape, the legendary rock group from the 60’s, Don Stevenson and Jerry Miller were band mates in ...

Willie Nile

Sunday, February 17, 2019 | 8:30pm Willie Nile Advance $20 / Door $25 * “The unofficial poet laureate of New York City.” – Uncut “One of the most brilliant singer-songwriters of the past 30 years.” – The New Yorker “I made this ...

Rik Emmett + Dave Dunlop

Rik Emmett + Dave Dunlop $40 Advance / $45 Door Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 8:30PM BOTH PERFORMANCES SOLD OUT After five decades in the biz, the adjectives ‘prolific’ and ‘eclectic’ recur often in Rik Emmett profiles.  Following over a ...
Feature

Ottawa Bluesfest takes flight tonight after bird drama

Setup for this year’s Ottawa Bluesfest kicked off with a bit of feather-ruffling drama:  a killdeer nested centre stage on what would soon be transformed into the main festival grounds. That prompted an inquiry by Bluesfest organizers to Environment Canada regarding potential ...