Feature Friday: Moonfruits

Welcome to Ste-Quequepart: Moonfruits duo Kaitlin Milroy and Alex Millaire guide us through a tour of this imagined town through the perspective of its inhabitants over the course of its ten songs. Cleverly marrying enthralling musical storytelling with the political, Moonfruits become a conduit for the villagers’ struggle with the all-too-common realities of small town […]

Reviewed, Rewound ‘N Revisited: The Who – Live at Leeds

The Who – Live At Leeds (Original Edition) Format: CD Purchased: Hock Shop (2 dollars) Key Tracks: Not a note wasted on this bastid The vaunted “greatest live album of all time”, Live at Leeds serves as testament to one of, if not the most dynamic live acts in rock history. The key to The […]

Reviewed, Rewound ‘N Revisited: Mac Demarco – Salad Days

Mac Demarco – Salad Days (2014) Format: CD Purchased: HMV (R.I.P) Key Tracks: Salad Days, Let Her Go, Let My Baby Stay Mac DeMarco is somethin’ else. Something else entirely. No one sounds like Mac, but Mac seems to sound like everything and nothing all at the same time. A blenderfull of Steely Dan, the […]



Congratulations to our contest winner! Dominique has won two tickets to see PUP in Ottawa, Ontario on Dec. 9, 2016! Stay tuned for more giveaways and contests from Bytown Sound! www.facebook.com/bytownsound/ www.twitter.com/bytownsound/  

Feature Friday: The Boreds

I’d be kidding myself if I said I wasn’t a bit bummed to hear that this is the end for The Boreds, but with their LP “Saved By the Boreds” coming out tonight, I decided to spend a good chunk of the week listening to their previously released EP “Summer Daze”. Starting off with the title […]

Feature Friday: Jasen Colson

Ottawa’s multi-instrumentalist Jasen Colson is our focus at Bytown Sound this week! Playing his debut full band solo show at Zaphod’s on Wednesday, August 17th with fellow talented Ottawa bands Arms of the Girl and Sparklesaurus. Check out one of Jasen’s original tunes here: More of Jasen Colson’s music can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/jasen-colson/tracks   So why not […]

Feature Friday: Anndy Negative

Feature Friday: Anndy Negative

Happy Friday, Ottawa! You’ve made it through the short work week to yet another weekend – which means it’s Feature Friday at Bytown Sound. Time to show our ever-loving support to another one of our local artists: Anndy Negative, who is releasing his debut album titled “Negative One”, tomorrow at Cafe Dekcuf starting at 8pm. Fellow locals Shootin’ […]

Changes to Show Listings this Weekend (July 22-23)

See what events have been changed, cancelled, and moved for this weekend in Ottawa, ON. Check back for updated information, we try to keep the most current information for the events on our site. If you know of changes that have been made to advertised event, let us know: info@bytownsound.ca   Show cancelled: Rebecca and Kevin @ […]