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Vancouver music release roundup - spring edition

Vancouver music release roundup - spring edition

This spring, Vancouver is rich with a fresh crop of music releases across all genres.
Gay Nineties on stage at Venue Nightclub

Gay Nineties show home-town crowd lots of love

Local rockers-of-extravagance played a free show at Venue in appreciation of their Vancouver fans.

Neil Diamond shines at Rogers Arena concert

Yesterday, Neil was Neil — a diamond. He was a timeless musical legend, delivering hit after hit. Diamond was backed that night by a 13-piece band – complete with two percussionists, two guitarists,...
Waxahatchee performing at the Biltmore Cabaret

Waxahatchee hosts an evening of musically magnificent women

Vancouver twee-rockers Knife Pleats and LA’s defiant-duo Girlpool opened for NY-based Katie Crutchfield (Waxahatchee) at the Biltmore Cabaret.
Mac DeMarco centre stage at Vogue Theatre

Mac DeMarco gives a memorable performance, then drops trou

"The goofball prince of indie rock" entertained his loyal subjects with tomfoolery, class and timeless tunes.

Sylvan Esso make a big splash at the Commodore (PHOTOS)

Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn of Sylvan Esso played the Commodore this past weekend. The electro-pop duo based in Durham, North Carolina, made Vancouver their last stop on their six week world tour....

Clean Bandit ends tour at Commodore

British Electronic group Clean Bandit took the stage at the Commodore Ballroom on Wednesday evening. Here are some photo highlights if you missed the night. Unfortunately, their West coast portion of...
Eight Songs Cast

Nu:BC Collective unmasks madness fit for a king

There’s a long tradition of on-stage musical instrument destruction in rock circles, but watching a violin smashed to pieces on the concert stage right in front of us seemed downright pornographic.
Vancouver Chamber Choir - Orpheum, 2015

Vancouver Chamber Choir explores spring’s veiled splendours

When it comes to Easter, death and sacrifice are attributes that corporate marketers struggle with more than, say, bunnies and chocolate eggs.

Kendrick Lamar, The Black Keys and Tiësto to perform at Pemberton Music Festival

This year's thoughtful Pemberton lineup — featuring Kendrick Lamar, The Black Keys and Tiësto — aims to please a broad spectrum of music lovers.