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Geoff Dembicki

Are We Screwed? And Other Questions Of Doomsday

“I don’t have much interest in convincing people who deny climate science, or the urgency of action. I’m preaching to the choir, and trying to get them riled up, organized and ready to tear shit down.”

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Hong Kong Exile: Room 2048

“Room 2048 (2048號房) — a dream machine for the Cantonese diaspora. In digital light and smoke, we pursue a history that is not ours. A…

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Sammy Chien

A Chimerik Interview

“I’m interested in obscurity, ambiguity.”

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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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Hot Art Wet City

What’s Up Hot Do’OHHH MY GOD!!!

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