Rae Spoon

spectrasonic.com presents

Rae Spoon

Respectfulchild, Fire Queen

Friday, October 5, 2018

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

The 27 Club

Ottawa, ON

This event is 19 and over

tickets also available at Vertigo Records and both Compact Music locations


lineup, date, venue, times and ticket price subject to change without notice.

Rae Spoon
Rae Spoon
Rae Spoon is an award-winning nonbinary musician and author. They have released nine solo albums spanning folk, indie rock and electronic genres and have toured across Canada and internationally. Rae was the subject and composer of the score for the National Film Board–produced musical-documentary My Prairie Home, which premiered at Sundance Film Festival in 2014. Rae owns and runs an indie record label called Coax Records that has released fifteen albums by Canadian and international artists. They have been nominated for two Polaris Music Prizes, a Lambda Literary Award, and a Western Canadian Music Award.

Rae’s first book, First Spring Grass Fire, was published by Arsenal Pulp Press in 2012. The book was a finalist for a Lambda Award in the Transgender Fiction category and was shortlisted for an Expozine Alternative Press Award. In the spring of 2014, Rae was awarded a Honour of Distinction by the Dayne Ogilvie Prize, presented by the Writers’ Trust of Canada. Rae’s second book, co- written with Ivan E. Coyote and titled Gender Failure, was published in 2014. Gender Failure was on the 2015 Over The Rainbow Reading List and was translated into German. In 2017, Rae also published a manual in the How To Series called How To (Hide) Be(hind) Your Songs detailing their philosophies on music composition.
Respectfulchild
Fire Queen
Venue Information:
The 27 Club
27 York St.
Ottawa, ON, K1N