Lauren Keogh

Born and raised in London, England and now based in Vancouver for her love of mountains, salmon and the better way of life. Lauren is a photographer and music blogger who is borderline obsessed with anything relating to music and art. Wherever there is a guitar riff or a toe-tapping beat, Lauren will write about it or photograph it. When she isn't behind her camera, she drinks tea daily and loves riding her bike. Take a look at her portfolio www.laurenkeogh.com and music blog www.amplifythis.blogspot.com and if you need a photographer, you know where to go.

Live music in Vancouver this week

Tuesday 18th August http://www.silversunpickups.com/[Silversun Pickups] at Commodore Ballroom Wednesday 19th August Fruit Bats at Media Club http://www.myspace.com/connormcguire[Connor Mcguire] at...

Social Distortion

Photo by Lauren Keogh and text by Cory A. Ross Thirty years of underground rock ‘n’ roll. According to Social Distortion’s Mike Ness, that’s what we were all celebrating on Saturday night. From...

Live music in Vancouver this week

Monday 20th www.eaglesofdeathmetal.com [Eagles of Death Metal] at Commodore Ballroom www.bellowhead.co.uk [Bellowhead] at Rogue Folk Club Tuesday 21st www.decemberists.com [The Decemberists] at...

VFF ends on warm note

Sunday under blue skies, by the beach the sound of banjos filled the air. Today saw the last day of the Vancouver Folk Festival and what a colourful day it was. British Columbia-based Pacifika...

Festival d’été Francophone de Vancouver

The past weekend saw all the beautiful Frenchies of Vancouver come out to play for the 20th Anniversary Francophone Festival. Including wine, beer and as much poutine you could ever wish for while...

Julie Doiron at Biltmore Cabaret

You would be forgiven for thinking that Julie Doiron was a rocker girl in her twenties with her red flip-flops and hair braided in bunches. Looking adorable with a glass of red wine in each hand, she...

Shouting "I Love You" to Nina Persson @ Richards on Richards

How many times have you heard the words “I love you?” Nina Persson, lead singer and lyricist for the Swedish pop group The Cardigans and a soloist who released two albums as A Camp only had to walk...

So You Wanna Be A Rock Star?

Everybody knows the story. Growing up as a kid you would spend all of your time listening to The Beatles or watching Elvis strut his moves wishing you could be up on that stage singing to screaming...

My Fave Picks From This Year's Folk Festival Line Up

Everyone knows it’s summer when the Vancouver Folk Festival announces their line up for the year. After 32 years of providing the city with amazing talent from all over the world, you can be sure...