Music

Halloween fun with Here Be Monsters Festival High Wire

Here Be Monsters Festival 2010 running Thursday, October 28th to Sunday, October 31st at Performance Works, Granville Island has over 80 participants and different programming each night for Halloween

Love Shines

"Everything you want is on the other side of fear."

Vancouver International Film Festival Picks for Day 13: Tuesday

Two Canadian films are among my top VIFF picks for Tuesday as well as a little known outrage from World War 2. (read more)

Dan Mangan returns to the UK

This week sees the return of Dan Mangan to the British shores. It was only a few months ago when Dan was here spending the warm, British summer nights performing in Glastonbury fields and celebrating...

X Japan rocks the Queen E

If you looked in the dictionary under “super-cool” you'd find a picture of X Japan. From the moment we set foot inside the Queen Elizabeth Theatre the place was buzzing. Everywhere you looked there...

Surfer Blood to play Biltmore

Florida indie rockers Surfer Blood will continue their globe-trotting tour on Tuesday as they take on Vancouver’s Biltmore Cabaret.  The five piece will co-headline alongside Brooklyn’s...

K'naan lets it rain

A little rain couldn't stop Vancouverites from sticking around to hear K'naan play at Stanley Park's open-air Malkin Bowl last night. "It is better to light a candle/than curse the dark." "I'm a...

Dancing in the rain with K'naan, Shad and CHIN

"I never promised you a rose garden/ Along with the sunshine there's gotta be some rain," rapper Shad sang to the crowd at last night's K'naan concert in Stanley Park's Malkin Bowl. And rain it did....

K'naan to play Stanley Park's Malkin Bowl tonight

Regardless of the recent charity controversy or the rain clouds hanging low in the sky, Somali-Canadian musician K'naan will bring his unforgettable mix of poetry, protest, and Somali-infused sounds...

Free ARKELLS concert today 5 pm at UBC

Feeling blue about being back at school? Come check out the Arkells at UBC in the Student Union Building at 5 pm today. This all ages event was organized by TD Canada Trust as part of their Secret...