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King Khan & the Shrines reign at the Rickshaw
Lead Singer King Khan can be quoted describing the Band's new album, Idle No More, as a "big healing process." Evidently, King Kahn & the Shrines have made a full recovery. The entire nine-...
Oct 15th, 2013
Highlights from the 2013 Colour Me Rad 5K Charitable run
Runners from across BC gathered at Thunderbird Park for The Color Me Rad Run on Saturday. The unique five kilometre race requires runners to wear a white T-shirt at the start of the race,...
Oct 5th, 2013
Half Moon Run rocks the Commodore Ballroom
If you haven't heard of Half Moon Run, it's about time you did.
Oct 1st, 2013
Squamish Valley Music Festival delivers top-notch music and beautiful mountain landscapes
Young The Giants, Sameer Gadhia gives a powerful performance this past Saturday evening.
Aug 25th, 2013
Highlights from the 2013 Vancouver Folk Festival: photos
Some fantastic musicians performed at the 36th Annual Folk Festival held at beautiful Jericho Beach Park this weekend. Here are some highlights from the event, in photos: Pharis and Jason...
Jul 22nd, 2013
The beautiful Gorge amphitheatre: The home of the Sasquatch (Music Festival 2013)
There is nothing more exhilarating then the long ride down to Sasquatch! Music Festival. As a Canadian concert and music enthusiast, it is just a hop and a skip over the border down to the...
Jan 20th, 2014
Joe Oliver and climate change
Canada's Minister of Natural Resources sowed seeds of doubt regarding climate change last week.
Apr 13th, 2013
Vancouver's Gastown in photos: slideshow
Views in Gastown aren't always pretty, but they're always Vancouver.
Jul 18th, 2012