Welcome

Welcome to the website of the Not Ottawa band!  If you like Classic Rock, Blues, R&B and having loads of fun, then you are in the right place.  We are based in the Southern Georgian Bay area of Ontario, Canada in the beautiful small town of Nottawa and are ready to play for you at many great venues in the area.  We specialize in a danceable mix of music, done our way.  We do tunes ranging from Muddy Waters and the Allman Brothers to the Tragically Hip with some Van Morrison and the Beatles making an appearance along the way.  Mixed in are some of our own compositions.  Come to an event soon and rock to the "Notown Sound"!

Testimonials!!

While we are at it.......I thought I would add a few comments from folks who have hired our band for bar gigs, ski club events, weddings, and other stuff.......

 

“ I just wanted to say thanks. You guys…

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Weddings are lots of fun!!!

Its been a while since we added to the blog.  Its been a great summer and we were not as busy with gigs as during the winter but we did do enough parties and events to keep in the groove…

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Busy Winter Season Coming Up for Not Ottawa!!

Well the boys are back in town after their world travels (I think Dave saw everything) and we are gearing up for a fun slate of diverse winter gigs.  So far we have the following booked.....

Harbour Street Fish…

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Dog days of summer.........

We had a pretty busy spring and early summer with some interesting gigs including one on a dock and one on a hay wagon inside a barn!!   We also played acoustically for the ladies at the OslerBrook golf club before…

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Get Not Ottawa music on line!!!

Well the band is back at it after a busy winter season followed by a break in April and a gig at Steakhouse Social on May 5.  We've got three gigs coming up in June including "Rock the Dock" at…

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It's Winter (again!)

Wow, well here it is winter....and it looks like a white Christmas is on the way.  A welcome development for our friend's at Blue Mountain and in the tourist biz.  

The band has had a really busy fall with…

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A Fun Summer And Some Fall Pub Gigs

Its been a great summer, well...except for all the rain.  We've had some neat private party gigs but quite a few folks have been asking me when they can see us in a bar or other such venue.  Well it…

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Stayner Market and Parkit - June 22

Hey folks we're playing at the regular Thursday Market and Parkit in Stayner this week (June 22).  We've blended in some new acoustic stuff into the first set along with some Blues and will be focusing on Blues and R&B…

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Feb8

Craigleith Ski Club GDHL Party - Members Only

Craigleith Ski Club - Members Only

The band had a rockin time last year with the house league ski racers at Craigleith. It was so much fun that we are coming back this year.

Feb29

Osler Bluff AHL Party

Osler Bluff Ski Club, Collingwood

We are back again to party with the crazy Adult House League Racers at the Osler Bluff Ski Club. THis has been a great party the last few years and should be again this year in the spanking new Clubhouse. Tickets at the club office.

Mar28

Private Party

May30

Private Party

Jun18

Not Ottawa at Music in the Park

Station Park, Highway 26, Stayner

One of our favorite events and free at all to attend. Just bring a lawn chair, visit the food stands and settle in for some great blues and rock by Not Ottawa!!