March 16, 2015

Robert Farrell Band at Greenfield’s Ottawa – March 22/15

The Robert Farrell BandThe Robert Farrell Band (RFB) will be playing a late afternoon show at Greenfield’s Pub & Eatery Sunday March 22nd, 2015. Robert and the band will take the stage from 4:30pm with special guest Lee Jessen at 3:30pm .


Robert Farrell Band
With special guest Lee Jessen
Sunday, March 22, 2015 – 3:30 PM
Greenfield’s Pub & Eatery
900 Greenbank Rd
Ottawa, ON

Cover $8.00


February 23, 2014

Robert Farrell Band at Greenfields – February 24, 2014

Catch the  Robert Farrell Band on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at Greenfields in Ottawa.


robert farrell band (rfb)
With Robert Farrell, Andrew Lamarche and Stephen Clarke
Monday, February 24, 2014
900 Greenbank Rd., Ottawa
All Ages Show
Doors open 6 pm
Cover: $8


October 25, 2013

Return of the Robert Farrell Band – October 28, 2013

Catch the return of the original Robert Farrell Band on Monday, October 28, 2013 at Greenfields in Ottawa for the latest rfb EP release.

Buy the EP on iTunes.


The original robert farrell band
With Robert Farrell, Andrew Lamarche and Stephen Clarke
Latest EP Release
Monday, October 28, 2013
900 Greenbank Rd., Ottawa
All Ages Show
Doors open 6 pm
Airliner Blues Band opening at 7:30 pm
Cover: $8


February 17, 2013

Robert Farrell Band EP Now Available on iTunes

The latest Robert Farrell Band EP is now available on iTunes. The EP features four band songs and one guitar instrumental. RFB was also in the studio this past weekend working on another EP for release in the next few months.

Robert Farrell Band – EP

  1. Feel So Low
  2. Gotacha
  3. Keep On Rockin’
  4. Leaving Mind Blues
  5. Untitled 1

Buy on iTunes Now

January 15, 2009

Robert Farrell Band (rfb) featured in the Ottawa Citizen

The great unknown

By Fateema Sayani, Citizen Special January 15, 2009

Robert Farrell would be happy to lose the title of ‘greatest undiscovered guitarist in Canada.’

Robert Farrell Citizen 20090115Photograph by: Wayne Cuddington, The Ottawa Citizen, Citizen Special

Robert Farrell has spent the past 25 years studying, teaching and playing the guitar. He knows the ins and outs of the thing and is often heralded for his inventive techniques such as the double slide.

Six years ago, Billboard described him as “arguably the greatest undiscovered guitarist in Canada.” It’s an accolade, but a trying one –“undiscovered” has cachet, but it’s only fun to be that way for so long. As such, frontman Farrell wears the frown of frustration.

We meet one afternoon at the Elmdale Tavern. A regular patron stuffs coins into the CD jukebox, trying to hear most of Exile on Main Street. Paperbacks line the wall and the titles bring to mind classic-rock songs: Behind Closed Doors, Bastard Son, and Dance With the Devil.”Give us the cool look,” the photographer prompts. Farrell and his bandmates flinch in response. Drummer Andrew Lamarche (Artificial Joy Club, David Gogo) and bass player Stephen Clarke (Lister) provide the comic relief — gesturing, joking and launching out random musical trivia to chew over. They, along with Farrell, have successful careers as session players.

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