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Brass Monkey: Tomorrow Night!

Red Heaven returns to the stage with the amazingly soulful Firebelly and the savagely funky Milk Jive. Doors open at 7PM at the Brass Monkey this Sunday, June 18, and here’s the map to get you there. Wanna know more? Check out our Facebook event listing. Here’s a tip: If you click “going” on the Facebook event page, you’ll be automatically entered to win free admission. We’re gonna let one random “going” music fan in free of charge along with their plus one. And it could easily be you.

Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. This one’s gonna be a night to remember, folks.

Announcing: The Little Temple

Red Heaven is delighted to announce our second EP, The Little Temple: A collection of three original songs written for the occasion of the Baha’i Holy Festival of Riḍván, 2017. Incorporating excerpts from sacred Baha’i text, The Little Temple features meditative, ambient music with a worldly flavor that will lull listeners both to reflect and maybe even inspire them to dance.

Malagasy singer Bruno Randimbiarinson joins Red Heaven on The Little Temple, as does violinist Marie-Claire Saindon, bassist Tom McMahon, and percussionist Aaron Ferrera. These songs will be available for free or “pay what you want” download, and we are opening the license to encourage those who enjoy it to copy and share it with their friends and/or incorporate it into their media presentations, group meetings, or private reflection.

Our other in-progress album, Echolocation, is still pressing forward in production without delay or interruption. The Little Temple is simply a little something extra as a gift from Red Heaven to you.

Keep an eye on Redheaven.ca for news on The Little Temple, Echolocation, and a bunch of other stuff, too.

Happy Riḍván!

May Gigs in Ottawa: Mavericks & Brass Monkey

Two Red Heaven shows coming up pretty darn soon. First: Mavericks on May 7

And The Brass Monkey on May 14.

Hope to see you there!

Red Heaven Turns Up The Volume on March 5

If you’ve ever wished for a Red Heaven show in which we play our heaviest rock and metal songs, March 5 is your lucky day: We’ll be hitting the stage at Live on Elgin at 8:30, Sunday March 5, and playing our heaviest originals – including a few from the upcoming release, Echolocation, which will debut that night. As a bonus, we’ll be introducing a new member of the band: Bass and basillet virtuoso, Tom McMahon… and we’re very excited for you to meet him.

We’ll be joined on the roster by awesome Ottawa indie geniuses XiL and Milk Jive, making for a full night of amazing music. Trust me: You’ll love these guys.

Get tickets in advance for $7 or $10 at the door. Check out the Facebook event if you want more details or to RSVP.

And yeah… the goggles will make an appearance. Guaranteed.