Hear Arkells perform at q's first-ever pop-up concert in Ottawa

The Hamilton rockers surprised fans with a pop-up concert in Ottawa on Friday afternoon.
Arkells performing a surprise pop-up concert in Ottawa, Ont. (CBC q/Instagram)

Last Friday, at 11 a.m., q announced it was hosting a surprise concert by Arkells in a secret location, which we can now reveal was Live on Elgin in downtown Ottawa. 

If you were in Ottawa and emailed us at the correct time, there was a chance you could get tickets to the show, which happened that same day. Well, spots filled up within 10 minutes!

If you weren't one of the lucky few there, fear not: we recorded it to play for you on today's show. Hear Arkells perform songs like "A Little Rain (A Song For Pete)" and a fantastic cover of Jackson 5's "I Want You Back."


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