Live Music

Live Music – concerts, music festivals & more!

    22 Sep

    NAC Southam Hall, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

    September 22, 2017

    $53.50 – $73.50

    with Special guest Terra Lightfoot One of Canada’s finest artists, Bruce Cockburn has enjoyed an illustrious career shaped by politics, spirituality, and musical diversity. Read More >>

    22 Sep

    Rainbow Bistro, 76 Murray Street

    September 22, 2017

    $15

    Melding poetry, mystery, darkness and light, along with an extensive knowledge of the history and traditions of blues music is what makes Paul Reddick on of the most popular figures on the blues and roots music scene today. Read More >>

    22 Sep

    Bronson Centre Theatre, 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    September 22, 2017

    $40-$50

    Artists: Tech N9ne, Krizz Kaliko, Stevie Stone, Doug Crawford, Frank Blak, Proper’T While crafting what would be one of the most important albums of his career, Tech N9ne thought back to some of his early material. Before Strange Music became the No. Read More >>

    23 Sep

    Azrieli Studio, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

    September 23, 2017

    $15 - $25

    Afro-Canadian singer/songwriter Pierre Kwenders’ music is a response to a world that so often asks people who fit comfortably in multiple boxes to pick only one. Read More >>

    23 Sep

    Bronson Centre Theatre, 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    September 23, 2017

    $30.00 - $35.00

    Artists: Exodus, Obituary, Power Trip, Dust Bolt Thrash Metal (Heavy Metal) band formed in 1980 in San Francisco, CA. Formed by guitarist Kirk Hammett & drummer Tom Hunting (who initially handled vocals as well). The group was rounded out by guitarist Tim Agnello and bassist Carlton Melson. Read More >>

    24 Sep

    The Brass Monkey , 250 Greenbank Road, Ottawa

    September 24, 2017

    $30.00

    With iVardensphere VNV Nation have persistently leaped from strength to strength over the last few years, emerging as a powerhouse in the alternative electronic rock and industrial scenes. Their unique sound blends influences from contemporary electronic music, indie, rock and underground dance music, with thematic lyrics and emotive vocals. Read More >>

    30 Sep

    Bronson Centre Theatre, 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    September 30, 2017

    $29.50

    Poptone Featuring Founding Members Daniel Ash & Kevin Haskins Daniel Ash and Kevin Haskins — who spent large swaths of the ’80s and ’90s performing together in the seminal acts Bauhaus, Tones on Tail and Love and Rockets, have reunited to form a new band called Poptone with Haskins’ daughter Diva… Read More >>

    01 Oct

    NAC Southam Hall, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

    October 1, 2017

    $34 - $69.5

    Raffi is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his first and still best-selling album, Singable Songs for the Very Young. Raffi is a singer, songwriter, producer, author, lecturer, and tireless advocate for children. Read More >>

    03 Oct

    National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

    October 3, 2017 To October 14, 2017

    Free and ticketed events.

    Morning to night, explore perspectives on the North through music, architecture, digital installations and the culinary arts. Enjoy both free and paid events in this immersive festival in celebration of Canada’s 150th and Finland’s 100th birthdays. Make yourself at home in Canada’s living room. Read More >>

    03 Oct

    NAC Southam Hall, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

    October 3, 2017

    $15 - $99

    As the Russian Empire tightened its colonial grip on Finland, Jean Sibelius wrote the music that expressed his people’s desire for freedom. Touring Europe to rave reviews in 1900, Sibelius’s First Symphony brought worldwide attention to the composer, and to the cause of Finnish independence. Read More >>

    05 Oct

    NAC Southam Hall, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

    October 5, 2017

    $15 - $104

    Surrender to the siren-song of the sea in this evening of music inspired by the ocean. Special guest Hannu Lintu, Chief Conductor of the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, summons naiads with every note of Sibelius’ symphonic poem The Oceanides. Read More >>

    06 Oct

    Theatre du Casino du Lac-Leamy, 1 Blvd du Casino, Gatineau

    October 6, 2017

    $46 - $69

    At last, 30 years after the departure of Roger Hodgson from the legendary group, TRAMP OF THE CENTURY promises to enthral the diehard fan as well as the simple amateur with their tribute to SUPERTRAMP. Read More >>

    06 Oct

    NAC Southam Hall, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

    October 6, 2017

    $15 - $42

    Feel the power of the human voice with Finland’s double-platinum a capella sensation Rajaton. With close harmonies honed by razor-fine pitch, this genre-defying sextet flaunts its vocal chops in an eclectic performance of pop, jazz, classical and folk tunes. Read More >>

    06 Oct

    NAC Fourth Stage, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

    October 6, 2017

    $15

    Formed in a basement in Ontario, Canada, in late 2012, BLAKDENIM blends genres like no Canadian act today. The group fuses hip-hop, funk, rock and soul with lyrical content that ranges from identity issues to daily issues, like picking yourself up after a bad day, perseverance, self-esteem and hope. Read More >>

    06 Oct

    The Brass Monkey, 250 Greenbank Road, Ottawa

    October 6, 2017

    $25.00

    with Belvedere, 88 Fingers Louie, Such Gold and Sled. Canadian punk band from Calgary, AB. Originally active from 1995 to 2005, reunited and active again since 2012. Read More >>

    06 Oct

    Bronson Centre Theatre , 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    October 6, 2017

    $25.00 - $29.50

    With  Knocked Loose, Hollow Earth “The whole winter, the temperature was in the low teens. Utterly freezing,” says Every Time I Die’s frontman Keith Buckley regarding the months that yielded their eighth full-length album. Such is the price you pay for living in Buffalo, NY. Read More >>

    07 Oct

    NAC Fourth Stage, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

    October 7, 2017

    $27

    In a career spanning almost two decades, Oh Susanna has released seven critically acclaimed records noted for their contemplative, thoughtful, folk-inspired songs that transport listeners into an imaginary emotional landscape. Read More >>

    08 Oct

    Canal Lobby Stage - NAC, 1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1 CA

    October 8, 2017

    $11.25 - $15.5

    Winners of the Folk Music Award for Aboriginal Songwriters of the Year, the captivating ensemble Twin Flames will take you on a musical journey across Canada and the Arctic. Read More >>

    12 Oct

    Bronson Centre Theatre, 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    October 12, 2017

    $30.00

    With  Born Ruffians The New Pornographers have a new full length album called Whiteout Conditions coming out on April 7. It’s the first release on the band’s own Collected Works Records. Read More >>

    13 Oct

    The 27 Club , 27 York St., Ottawa

    October 13, 2017

    $15.00

    Destruction and melody, acid wit and bruising vocals—this is the Pack A.D. Singer/guitarist Becky Black and drummer Maya Miller have made a sound so gigantic, so fierce and raw and empowering, that it’s easy to forget there are just two people behind this brilliant, carefully constructed havoc. Read More >>

    13 Oct

    Bronson Centre Theatre , 211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

    October 13, 2017

    $22.50

    Ria Mae, who had a breakout year in 2015, keeps the momentum going with her second official single “Gold” which will appear on a full length album to be released later this year. This track has already been streamed over 461,000 times since its release in December. Read More >>