Ottawa Showbox presents
Julie Doiron: (Sackville, NB) Julie Doiron started playing music in 1990 with Canadian Indierock band Eric’s Trip. They were the first Canadian band to sign to Seattle’s Sub Pop Records. After the break up of the band in 1996, Julie started performing on her own. In 2001, Julie became the first Canadian to sign to Jagjaguwar records releasing 8 albums on the label.
Adrian Teacher & The Subs: (Vancouver, BC) Adrian Teacher is a Vancouver based songwriter and performer best known for his work with Apollo Ghosts, COOL TV and as a back-up musician for several independent bands. He has been self-releasing music for over ten years. His album Mount Benson was nominated for the 2010 Polaris Music Prize and he was the Sappyfest songwriter in residence in 2011.
Construction & Destruction: (Port Greville, Nova Scotia) Colleen Collins and David Trenaman met in London, Ontario in about 1994. And Construction & Destruction started in about 2005, or so. C&D currently work out of Port Greville, Nova Scotia, where they’ve lived since 2003 in an old house by the sea. They record, themselves and others , in The Quarantine: their living-room studio.