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Vancouver music release roundup

Vancouver music release roundup - January/February

What's going on in Vancouver these days with music releases? We kick off a discovery in all genres…

Ella Fitzgerald meets Taylor Swift

Kristie Yung, who has attracted the international spotlight through her collaboration with Pakistan music legend Alamgir, will be performing at EastVanLove 6.5 on Sept. 27.

Randy Ponzio benefit concert: local musicians band together

In memory of Randy Ponzio, locals are organizing an evening of stellar live music to raise funds for his family.

Feist, Bon Iver, Radiohead: Best indie albums of 2011

Like "alternative" in the 90s, "indie" is an ill-defined genre overall, but one with a thriving Vancouver scene. VO reviews some of the best albums of the year.

All’s fair at the fair

Huey Lewis and The News were just one of the ways I found to have good old fashioned fun at the PNE...

Matisyahu: rockin’ the heart of reggae

You’ve probably never seen an Orthodox Jew headbang unless you’ve been to a Matisyahu concert. His hair a little silver, beard covering his face, he seems wise beyond his 31 years, but can still...

See The Coup at Biltmore Cabaret July 9th

Boots Riley is a man with a plan...

Iron Man 2, the expected blockbuster, opens along with a cheeky look at street art and a major documentary festival

Mickey Rourke is the latest danger Iron Man has to face. But there's also the curse of the sequel. How's that going for him? (Read more)

City of Glass: city, book, and now band

The only equation you need to know: two local musicians + punk-rock dance music = City of Glass