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Thanks to all who attended RockRaiser on Sunday, February 15. The show raised more than $2,500 for the Ottawa Independent Living Resource Centre. Meanwhile, enjoy

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Next gig: Warnockstock Music Festival, August 28


We’re playing the 10th anniversary edition of Warnockstock Music Festival on August 28! Warnockstock is a camping and indie music festival in Cantley, QC (20 mins outside of Ottawa). This year’s line-up features bands from Toronto, Montreal, and the Ottawa / Gatineau region. For more information, or to buy tickets, visit *** Thanks to those who attended our July

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Next gig: FREE original show at Bier Markt July 30


Our next gig is July 30 at Bier Markt. We’re headlining the night for their Indie Thursdays series, sponsored by LiVE88.5FM and Long & McQuade. Opening act is Lights in August. This is a FREE show! Beer, Ottawa summer night, and free music. What more could you ask for? Looking forward to seeing you — and cheers-ing you — there.

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#Ottmusik: Arms on the City of Ottawa phonelines


Arms was recently selected by the City of Ottawa to be featured on their phone lines. The new #Ottmusik initiative brings local music to the City of Ottawa telephone systems, with bands in rotation for 12 weeks. Arms will be played in the fourth rotation from January 13 to March 6, 2016 along with Fevers, Scattered Clouds, Tine Rufaro Marimba,

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OPSEU’s Got Talent Performance

Huge thank you to OPSEU for inviting us to play at their annual convention in the OPSEU’s Got Talent event. We played at the JW Bassett Theatre in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and got the full rock star treatment. Congrats to all the finalists and cheers to winner Patrick Brett!  

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New music coming soon

Arms hit the studio recently to record some demos for an upcoming EP release in late 2015, as well as for a summer single. We tested out the brand-new Wolf Lake Studios with Mike Bond, who produced our 2012 EP Versions of Happiness. Our fave photographer Erick Sodhi was on hand to capture the action. More shots — and the

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We’ve got talent… and we’re headed to Toronto!

Arms was selected to participate in OPSEU’s Got Talent, a talent competition put on by the Ontario Public Service Employee Union (Carolyn is a member). We were chosen from a pool of 95 applicants to be in the top seven, competing at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre May 7 in front of the convention crowd and special guest Canadian Idol

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