PREMO AT BABYLON


On Thursday June 18th DJ PREMIER touches down in Ottawa to play an all vinyl set at Babylon. Monster Energy is proud to bring the goods to you along with 7′ of Pleasure mainstays Pump, Vinyl Richie, and Ottawa’s own legend DJ Illo opening the night. The 7” DJs will be playing and pleasing the crowd with 45’s. There’s going to be tons more announcements and giveaways coming through for this night, so mark it on your calendar. This will be unprecedented for Ottawa, so stay tuned and stay locked.

Early Bird Tix are now on sale, $15 at Norml, Vertigo and both Compact Music locations.

MICHAEL RAULT

This Thursday, May 21st catch Michael Rault and special guest Street Meat play Babylon, as presented by Megaphono. It’s a Record Release Party for Acid psych – pop rock, Latest record, ‘Living Daylight’, out on Burger Records. Rault’s most recent work is receiving critic’s praise, Spin mag commented, “Canadian pop/rock auteur Michael Rault proves himself a standout singer/songwriter on new album Living Daylight, out May 5. The multi-instrumentalist grooves his way through a ten-track psychedelic journey, with classic, sugary-sweet pop love songs mixed with the lo-fi distortion of garage rock.”  This will be a great rock show not to be missed, doors at 9.

EMPIRES


Come throw down on Friday, May 15th, for the We Were The Fires of Rome CD Release Party. And don’t forget your dancing shoes for the after party with Matt Tamblyn.

IT’S NOT A TRAP!


A long time ago in a galaxy far far away…Wonder Geeks Activate! was preparing their next event and decided to do another great nerdlesque show as a kick-off to Ottawa ComicCon weekend!

We have a variety of vivacious performers with acts spanning all areas of geek fandom joining us at Babylon!

BEY BEY ALL NIGHT


Babylon is hosting a new monthly party; Bey Bey – the all Beyoncé dance party. The first Saturday now of every month is devoted to the music of queen Bey, the ruler of all things flawless. The grandiose diva of our time has a music arsenal of club hits that heat up a dance floor like there’s no tomorrow. If you check this dance party, you will realize and understand why this has become Ottawa’s hottest and most fun party going. Tell your friends to get on their surfbort and ride into the dance party to end all dance parties; BEY BEY all night, the all Beyoncé dance party. It all goes down this Saturday May 2, doors at 10, come out early cause there is a lineup all night for this one.

MAY FRENZY


FRENZY May edition, featuring the Ottawa debut of one of Canada’s fastest rising stars & electronic music’s most promising artists: Ekali. From being the sole Canadian participant chosen for the 2014 Redbull Music Academy in Japan, to his production on Drake’s most recent record setting album, to staggering soundcloud play counts on all his work, and most recent Hypemachine topping remix of What So Not & George Maple… things just keep moving on up for the rising talent.

UNDISPOSABLE PRESENTS:


Undisposable is a theme party concepted by Ottawa’s own Chief Bosompra. Chief has run Undisposable in Toronto, Montreal and New York and is now bringing it back to Ottawa, on Thursday, April 23rd. Coming with him are some of Toronto’s most talented DJs. We will be grabbing visual records of this event, much the same way Chief has done with the material for his limited edition Undisposable book. These pix will be fun shots for the keeping