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[Video] RBC Bluesfest Makes An Early Concert Announcement

The Backstreet Boys will be coming to RBC Bluesfest in Ottawa next summer! All of the Backstreet Boys in their 40s now, except for Nick (The Baby) Carter, who’s 38. The quintet has maintained a strong presence on the music

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[Video] 1972 Aretha Franklin Concert Movie To Released, Finally

A concert movie Aretha Franklin spent years keeping off the big screen will finally be released. Director Sydney Pollack’s ‘Amazing Grace’ will premiere at the DOC NYC film festival in New York on November 12th. The movie was shot at

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After The Storm Concert

On September 21, a day we’ll all remember as a devastating storm ripped through our region. Multiple tornadoes causing significant damage to houses and local hydro grids touched down in the Ottawa/Gatineau area. Many were left without power, more than

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Paquette Productions: A Tribute To Elvis In Concert

  The Memphis Flash is back!     Paquette Productions returns to Ottawa bringing the magic of “The King” with them to delight audiences once again.     A Tribute To Elvis In Concert features the multi-award winning performer himself

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Rod Stewart Pays Tribute To Humboldt Broncos Victims, Families & Injured At Concert In Calgary

A massive photo of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team was displayed above the stage during a Rod Stewart concert at the Saddledome in Calgary on Sunday evening. Rod paid tribute to the team, to those killed and the injured before

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Rod Stewart Live In Concert At The CTC

  Sir Rod Stewart is making his return to Canada for a 10 date tour that will take him across the country and one of those stops will be right here in the nation’s capital.   Selling over 200 million

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These Two Have The Eye Of The Tiger

The two met years ago, the two had a lot in common, the two quickly became friends and now that two have recorded together and are touring together, nice how things work out so well. The two in question are

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Spoon Feeding You The Hits Tonight

Romantic Traffic……Tell No Lies……Nova Heart…..Old Emotions, oh the list goes on when it comes the 80s band The Spoons. The Spoons have gone through many formations since their inception back in 1979 but the two constants remain the same as

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First Neil Now Elton Too

What a week it’s been.  First Neil Diamond announces his retirement earlier this week due to the onset of Parkinson’s disease after 50 years on the road. And just yesterday, after another half century on the road, Elton John has

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The Beatles Story Band Presents Orchestra

  Their melodies have been adapted to countless musical genres, but they soar to new heights when they are performed by a full orchestra.   This performance picks from a vast repertoire of more than 200 songs, including little gems as

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These Birds Are Flying South, North And Everywhere

And in this case, these birds are the one and only…..The Eagles. The Eagles featuring Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit with Vince  Gill and Deacon Frey, the son of the late Glenn Frey will be flying in

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Let It Be – A Celebration of the Music of The Beatles

  You’re invited to enjoy the music of the Beatles at Centrepointe Theatre…     Annerin Productions and Jeff Parry Promotions bring you the show that you never got to see The Beatles perform. Relive the past from Ed Sullivan to Abbey Road,

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Chris De Burgh In Concert

Jewel 98.5 is pleased to welcome Chris de Burgh’s return to Ottawa on Tuesday, October 3rd at TD Centre for a night of his greatest hits as well as live songs from his new album, A Better World!   The A Better

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Kenny Rogers At TD Ottawa Jazz Festival

  The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival is packed full of amazing artists including Kenny Rogers!     On Saturday, June 24 it’s a concert under the stars you don’t want to miss! The Kenny Rogers’ Final World Tour: The Gambler’s

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Engelbert Humperdinck At The National Arts Centre

  Engelbert Humperdinck takes the stage for his 50th anniversary tour, May 4th, 8pm at the National Arts Centre’s Southam Hall, co-presented by Jewel 98.5!   Having toured to sold out crowds and performed for the Queen, Engelbert Humperdinck‘s 50 years of experience means it’s a

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