Presented by: House of TARG, Collective Arts Brewing
Doors: 8pm / Show at 8:30pm / 19+
S.O.S.fest - Ottawa's Synthesizer Festival
Ottawa’s popular electronic music series SWITCHED ON SYNTHS presents 5 evenings of synth fuelled events and concerts featuring legendary & emerging performers from Germany, Detroit, Toronto, Montreal & Ottawa all in the comfort of a true classic arcade. Expect to be transported across the wide spectrum of electronic music including SYNTHPOP, Hi-NRG, DARKWAVE, TECHNO & EXPERIMENTAL
MOON KING (Detroit/TO Space Disco)
Daniel Moonking's 2017 release Hamtramck '16 (Artbus recs) dives heads first into disco, SynthPop & house music to produce some dance floor worthy hits. Shoot the Bee Gees into space and what comes crashing back to earth is Moon King!
VANITY PHASE (Toronto Weirdo New Wave Synth)
Andrew, formerly of Century Palm & Zebrassieres has been reformatted and upgraded to perform excellent new wave SynthPunk. Enjoy his sounds.
LEUCROCUTA (TO Experimental DarkWave/Industrial)
Leucrocuta is the name of Toronto composer Laura Dicken's solo electronic music act based in Toronto. Leucrocuta’s sci-fi inspired sounds play in the spaces between minimal dark-wave, synth-pop, ambient, and experimental electronic music. Toronto composer Laura Dickens manipulates audio to produce dark electronic synthpop that takes on ambient cinematic qualities.
HARD SCIENCE (Ottawa Analog Synth Dream Pop)
Hard Science produces synth laced, dream pop at his home studio in Ottawa, ON. He also produces live visuals and music videos for artists in Canada and beyond! He is also the Ottawa Synths guy & longtime Switched On Synths collaborator.