Monthly Archives: January 2013

Presenting our music video, Beaver Pond Forest

For those of you that weren’t able to make it the music video release party this Saturday, here’s the long-awaited music video for Beaver Pond Forest, just released this week:

A big thank you to film maker Toni van Eeden, and our actors: Michael Curley, Esther Song, Dannik Leduc, Ainslie Lahey, Christine Lowe, Nicole Pontes, Diliana Toteva, Sidney, and Matt Farrier.

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thank you

A big fat warm thank you to everyone who came out last night to support us at our music video release party / final show! The night was a wonderful success, and we were happy to be able to make a donation to the South March Highlands Carp River Conservation with part of our proceeds.  In particular we’d like to thank:

  • Marcus Lamoureux of Skullcap Promotions for organizing the fantastic event
  • The Apartment613 folks, especially Trevor Pritchard, Ryan Saxby Hill, and Karen Diepeveen for having us on their CHUO radio show and lending us their projector
  • Allison Button of Mod Mischief
  • filmmaker Toni van Eeden, for her terrific work in making the music video
  • Our wonderful actors for the music video: Michael Curley, Esther Song, Dannik Leduc, Christine Lowe, Ainslie Lahey, Matt Farrier, Nicole Pontes, Diliana Toteva and Sidney! Thanks for letting us throw food on you!
  • Supporting bands Elizabeth Hodsgon, Alex Harea, and HIGHS, who drove all the way from Toronto
  • Julie Cruikshank for her great article about us on Apartment613
  • Daytime Ottawa, for lettings us go on TV again
  • Lenny Wu, for having us as a guest host on your Wildworks radio show
  • Alan Neal, for interviewing us on CBC Radio 1’s All in a Day and performing the most thoughtful analysis of our songs’ lyrics ever on air
  • Julie Lalonde, for featuring us on her Third Wave radio show
  • Ming Wu, for letting us come on your Photogmusic Live radio show and play our tunes, and for taking photos at our show
  • All of our friends who came out to support us!

We’ll miss you all in the new few years while we take a break, but rest assured we’ll continue to write and record music, and when we come back, we’ll be ready to rock again!

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getting ready for the big show

We’ve been busy preparing for our big show on Wednesday night at Babylon, which will be our music video release party for our song Beaver Pond Forest as well as our last show.Image

doing a test run of the video in the living room

If you missed us on the radio last night, you can hear our interview on the Photogmusic Live radio show here.  Thanks for having us on the show, Ming!

We’ll be on the radio again today on the feminist radio show The Third Wave, at 4PM on CHUO 89.1FM.

Also, don’t forget to check out this sweet article on Apartment613 by the wonderful Julie Cruikshank about our band and our upcoming show.  Exciting times!

Where to find us in the media next week

Thanks, Apartment613 for interviewing us on your CHUO radio show!  We got interviewed while shopping for warm clothes at the Mountain Equipment Co-op in Westboro. For those of you that missed the original airing, you can hear the interview here

The next few days are going to be an exciting flurry of media interviews in preparation for our last show at Babylon this Wednesday.  Here’s a list of where you can find us:

  • Daytime Ottawa, Rogers TV (Cable Channel 22), on Monday, January 14, at 11AM, 2pM and 11PM
  • Photogmusic Live, CHUO 89.1 FM, on Monday January 14, 3PM
  • The Third Wave, CHUO 89.1 FM, on Tuesday, January 15 at 4PM
  • Wildworks, CKCU 93.1 FM, on Wednesday, January 16, at 11AM

Remember, you can buy cheaper tickets for the show from us directly.  Just give us a shout!

on the radio

A big thanks to Ming for playing our song Beaver Pond Forest on his CHUO radio show Photogmusic Live.  We love the support we’re getting for our final show!

Tonight we’ll be interviewed on Apartment613’s radio show, so tune into CHUO 89.1FM at 9PM if you want to hear us!

Don’t forget to pick up your tickets for our show at Babylon on Wednesday January 16! Give us a shout if you want cheap tickets in advance.

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Hot stuff!

We’ve been nominated for Ottawa’s hottest band and Ottawa’s hottest female musician in Photogmusic’s annual “Who’s Hot In Ottawa’s Music Scene” poll!  Are you going to vote for us? Click here to vote!

And don’t forget our upcoming show at Babylon Nightclub on January 16, where we’ll be releasing our music video for our song Beaver Pond Forest. You can buy cheaper tickets from us rather than at the door – just give us a shout!

our last show

Are we going to see you at our show on Wednesday January 16 at Babylon? We’ll be releasing our music video for Beaver Pond Forest.  This will be our last live show for a long time while Gloria moves to Nunavut for a few years.  Part of the proceeds will be going to the South March Highlands Carp River Conservation and calendars featuring South March Highland pictures will be on sale as part of fundraising efforts.  Hope to see you there!

Beaver Pond Forest Music Video Release party
with HIGHS, The Alex Harea, and Elizabeth Hodgson
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Babylon Nightclub, 217 Bank Street, Ottawa
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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, friends! 2012 was a wonderful year for us. Some of our favourite memories include:

We can’t wait to see what 2013 brings!