If you’re in Ottawa on the 31st, c’mon down to the Rideau Curling Club for Centretown Massacre VII, the Sproull-n-associates annual Hallowe’en bash. The wife is having her DJ debut, and I will be on les decks with old soul/funk, punk and other memories. All the info is on Facebook here.
Ottawa Xpress, our weekly arts/variety magazine in town, has posted their nominees for the annual “Best of Ottawa” Reader’s Poll. We’re proud to see a few of the Kelp family on their once again…if you’ve got 2 minutes, please go and vote on their page right here. And vote often! Nominees from our crew include: [...]
HILOTRONS and The Flaps return to the stage this month for what should be a spectacular and truly HORRORble affair! The much-loved Mayfair Theatre (1074 Bank St. @ Sunnyside) presents its first Silent Horror Film Festival, featuring live scores to silent film classics. HILOTRONS will tackle The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)—a personal favorite of [...]
Check out this new free summer compilation from The Line of Best Fit, a UK music blog. The Michael Parks, Andrew Vincent and Jim Bryson are featured alongside CanCon faves Hey Rosetta!, Ohbijou, Bruce Peninsula, and more. Enjoy!
Last month I was completely floored on CBC Morning here in Ottawa when John Higney and Alan Neal did their big “reveal” of this compilation. Secretly, throughout the spring, Higney, Rolf Klausener and several schemesters got together and recorded old songs of mine, producing this flattering disc of covers, pretty much all of which are [...]
Thanks again for all the good times at KELP 15. It was truly the most fun Kelp weekend yet, and I appreciate all the love and support and enthusiasm all you fine folks brought to the table. We are blessed to have such friends