JUNE 13 - 17 2018

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June 12, 2018

Brought to you in conjunction with MAVN & Ottawa Beat Come hang out, pick up or purchase your Ottawa Explosion…

More bands announced!

April 20, 2018

Hey! We’ve got even more Ottawa Explosion Weekend 2018!announcements for you today! The early bird passes *flew* and you can still…

More bands! Weekend passes on sale!

April 5, 2018

We are thrilled to announce a bunch more bands who will be performing at Ottawa Explosion Weekend 2018!! Joining the…


  • Our next show is @teeveefreaks, Uncontrollable Urge (LP release), @tommyandthecommies & DOXX at @dominiontavern! Swipe to see a rad show happening the night before at @black_squirrel_books!
  • TONIGHT! Doors 8:30 @dethstyx 9:00 DOXX 9:45 @metz_theband 10:30! $20 at door. Let's have a lot of fun!!!
  • In 2012, @metz_theband played an intense set at Ottawa Explosion Weekend which included a bunch of songs from their upcoming @subpop debut. 4 months later they came back to @babylonnightclub for their LP release show. METZ is back at Babylon tomorrow night with DOXX & @dethstyx! Tickets available online (link in bio) and at @vertigoottawa & @compact.music 2012 poster by @rossproulx
  • Throwback to November 2010 when we first booked @metz_theband at @babylonnightclub around the time their 3rd 7" was released! They've now released 3 LPs on @subpop and we are very excited to see them this Thursday with DOXX & @dethstyx! Tix in bio and at @vertigoottawa & @compact.music Poster by @davidforcier
  • So stoked for this show! @metz_theband return to Ottawa for an exciting show at @babylonnightclub w/ DOXX & DEATHSTICKS! Link in bio for tickets!
  • @nectar_il @emptynestersband & @ultra_love_band at @black_squirrel_books Monday June 25 8 pm / AA / $10 - PWYC!
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