If you’re into music and you live in the National Capital Region you may want to read ahead as this coming week is packed with a variety of amazing shows happening around Ottawa!
To kick things off, hip hop heads will be happy to know that the Cunninlynguists will be performing live at Ritual this Monday, November 19 as part of their Canadian Tour. The trio from Southern USA, will be giving a much-anticipated show alongside Tonedeff, Sadistik and DJ Flipflop. For more info, just click on the poster below.
This Wednesday, November 21, Two Guys With Beards present the 20/2o Speed Dating Night at Shanghai Restaurant. The concept is simple: you pay $20 to go on 20 speed-dates with people between the ages of 25 and 35. If you’re single, looking for a date, and not interested in online-dating, this may be the concept to try out! For more info, simply click on the poster below.
Also this Thursday November 22, Sailor Jerry presents Death Row Rumble: Rockabilly, Burlesque and Ink in the Clink, taking place at Mugshots starting at 9:30 pm. This unique event will include music by Ottawa’s leading rockabilly-country group Dang Guilty, entertainment by premiere burlesque troupe Capital Tease and free tattoos by Gorgeous George of Planet Ink in a cell courtesy of the event’s sponsor Sailor Jerry Rum who will also offer rum drink specials. Grab everything you need to know by clicking the poster below!
This Friday, November 23, Spectrasonic presents Mother Mother and Hannah Georgas live at the Bronson Centre starting at 8:00 pm. Mother Mother and Hannah Georgas will performing in Ottawa as part of the Sticks Tour. You can grab more info by clicking on the poster below.
From Thursday, November 22 to Saturday, November 24, head over to Mercury Lounge to check out the first edition of the Ottawa NuJazz Festival, an extension of the Toronto NuJazz Festival. Presented by the Mercury Lounge, House of PainT and World Famous Music, this 3-day festival will feature live performances by the Jazz Amnesty Sound System, the Soul Motivators and the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble. A festival not to be missed for those who love new jazz, funk and soul music! For more details, simply click on the two following posters.
On Friday, November 23, The Queer Mafia and Bustedlimb present Oh My Jam: Shake Ya Azz Edition with special guests A Tribe Called Red. The event, which takes place at Babylon Nightclub, is a fundraiser for the families of Sisters in Spirit, an initiative that raises public awareness on the alarmingly high rate of violence against Aboriginal women in Canada. This is the perfect opportunity to go out and have fun with A Tribe Called Red while contributing to an important cause that truly needs all the help it can get! Find out more by clicking on the poster below.
This Saturday, November 24 is the monthly-edition of Grind Party at Babylon nightclub. The November edition will feature Montreal-based DJ Maysr alongside residents Jon Deck and Selektah Skillz. If you’d like more info, you can get it by clicking the below poster.
DNA Presents is celebrating its 1-year anniversary this month and as part of the festivities, they are putting on several exciting shows to thank the National Capital Region for its ongoing support! For example, Pleasurekraft, a techno house duo based out of Washington DC, will be live at Era this coming Saturday, November 24 to make you dance the night away. Check out the details by clicking the poster below.
Another show organized by DNA Presents to celebrate their 1-year anniversary is taking place this Sunday, November 25. None other than Fedde Le Grand will be taking over LS Live for the new music venue’s opening night as part of his Dark Light Sessions North American Tour! To get more info on this event, simply click on the poster below.
Last but certainly not least on this week’s list of events is the one and only AraabMusik who will be performing live at Ritual alongside Baauer. The American hip hop music mogul will be supported by DJs Iggy Small and Samo Sound Boy. This is a huge party for Ottawa and it shouldn’t be missed by hip hop lovers! Grab more info by clicking below.