All posts tagged music


2014 Warm Up Playlist

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… again! Although I’m not the biggest fan of cold weather, I do love the cozy songs that suddenly sound so much better […]


Peaks of the Week

Kate celebrated a friend’s birthday at the new Ace Mercado, located in the heart of the Byward Market. On top of the fresh Mexican fare and attentive service, Kate was […]

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What We’re Listening To Right Now

The second in a new series of posts about what the nuts are up to right now, today we turn our attention to music. What have we been playing on […]

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Bluesfest 2014: Who are YOU excited for?

We’re big fans of RBC’s Ottawa Bluesfest around these parts. With three of us having grown up in Ottawa and the other two having lived here throughout University, Bluesfest has […]


Week of Gift Guides: For the Music Lover

It’s surprisingly a simple task to shop for the music maven on your list, because, while everyone has their own tastes and preferences – a good music lover should be […]


10 Examples of How Canadian Music Has Never Been Better

A few weeks ago, I was in a group conversation when someone from New York began asking me about my taste in music and how I liked the local music […]

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Gatsby Fever

The Roaring Twenties: an era characterized by cultural rebellion during a period of economic luxury in cities like Chicago, Los Angeles and, of course, New York.  The United States gained […]


Artist to Watch: St. Lucia

  At least once a day, a song flips on the ol’ iPhone, stereo or radio station and I wonder to myself, ‘How is this not huge yet?’ It’s the […]

M.A.STER of his Domain

“I do it for my city”, is the message that Hip-Hop artist Marvin Anokye (M.A.) broadcasts in his song suitably titled “My City” off his debut mixtape “Veuve Cliquot”. The lyrics […]

Ring A (Christmas) Bell?

Let’s talk science, baby. To start, I’ll state the obvious – there are a few staples that come to mind when building excitement for the holiday season and all of […]