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Pemberton Music Festival: day 1 recap
After a day of mass transit, the Pemby party is in full swing.
Jul 16th, 2015
15 great indie artists to check at Pemby Fest
A list of 15 of the best underground acts to grace Pemberton in 2015.
Jul 12th, 2015
Binners have vital function at Khatsahlano, the city's biggest street party
Khatsahlano is the first event to host the Binner Event Program that aims to raise innovative economic opportunities for one of the city's most marginalized communities.
Jul 9th, 2015
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.
May 12th, 2015
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.
May 4th, 2015
International dance show “Backstage” sets the bar high for Chutzpah! Festival 2015: video
Watching Israeli group, Maria Kong, make their North American debut with the electric “Backstage,” is so breathtaking, it makes you wonder why they haven't premiered long ago in Canada. The...
Feb 20th, 2015
Ariel Pink inspires shrugs at the Rickshaw
Despite a few energetic numbers, the underground king of weirdpop’s feigned nonchalance was the overriding theme.
Feb 13th, 2015
Laugh, cry, groove at Chutzpah! Festival's 15th Anniversary
Over the course of almost one month, the city will overflow with a wide range of performances, spread over six Vancouver venues, including the Norman & Annette Rothstein Theatre, Red Room Ultra...
Feb 4th, 2015
Fortune Sound Club's five-year anniversary celebrates a career of cultural impetus
90's R&B star Sisqó lit up the dancefloor as Fortune's surprise guest for their 5-year party.
Jan 25th, 2015
The best 20 albums of 2014
Music writer Nicholas Laba's list of the best 20 albums of 2014.
Jan 4th, 2015