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clipping.

For context, clipping. are doing well. Beyond the trio’s acclaimed releases on Sub Pop, their varied fortunes are respectively a burgeoning PhD in music theory,…

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WAVE Equation: Matmos

With tickets sold out, attendees seated on rows of chairs and sprawled on the floor, the Western Front’s mood was eclectic. Storied electronic artists, such…

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Destroy Vancouver XVIII

Series Finale

I think it’s important to think about how this project started — the name “Destroy Vancouver” was about “protesting” what was happening in the city, the closing down of spaces where you could really experiment with noise or other genres.

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Laurel Halo

Waiting at Victoria’s Swartz Bay terminal, browsing Instagram, I came across a picture from Laurel Halo’s account, taken in Puget Sound presumably on a return…

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Exclusive: Hot Art Wet City

A Conversation

Returning to the upcoming Eat Yo Self show, I am able to discuss with Bentzen briefly about the myriad instances of the anthropomorphic cannibal cultural phenomenon,…

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What’s Up Hot Do’OHHH MY GOD!!!

“I’m able to show the art, expose it, but the artists have to push themselves.”

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The Residents

One prevalent comment in reviews for The Residents’ current Shadowland tour is that they, whoever they are, have been demonstrating virtuosity, repudiating the critique of…

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Straight to the Head by Fraser Nixon

“Life in Shangri-La is characterized by the interaction between European and Asian cultures, with the Europeans playing the paternal role. As with the social elites…

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Destroy Vancouver XV

There are two preliminary notes for this review. First, for some reason, I was initially under the impression that Destroy Vancouver was a dance event….