Never on a Sunday

  Friday Golden Girls Venue: Smiley’s Music: Top of the pops DJs: Hana, Sarah (and sometimes Leila, Carley or Kim) Cover: $5, ladies free before…

Lily Fawn

Lily Fawn is a musician and performer from Victoria, B.C. She plays various instruments, most notably the singing saw, with various bands including Hank &…

Never on a Sunday: Part Two

  Tuesday House Party Venue: The Biltmore Music: Retro(ish) Hip-Hip DJs: Cam Dales, Man Tears and Lil Baby Peace Sign Cover: $5 Drinks: Gin &…

John Samson and Christine Fellows

Kicking back beside the stage before their Vancouver Writers’ Fest talk, Christine Fellows and John K. Samson joked that they were not being very fashionable…

Best of the Decade: 10-1

10. Red Light Sting They were only a band for about five years and they haven’t been a band for more than five, but I…

Best of the Decade: 30-11

30. Pride Tiger This beer-soaked, ‘70s-influenced riff-rock quartet (made up of former members of 3 Inches of Blood and S.T.R.E.E.T.S.) is, sadly, no more. If…

Best of the Decade: 50-31

This is Discorder’s final issue of the year and, what’s more, the decade. So as we say goodbye to 2009 and the awkwardness of not…

Under Review

All My Friends

That’s What Christmas is All About (Self-Released)


The Music Scene (Ninja Tune)


Kings of Punk, Hockey and Beer


Real Live Action


December 4 @ Rickshaw Theatre

Built To Spill

with Disco Doom and Finn Riggins, November 18 @ Commodore Ballroom

Shonen Knife

w/ Strange Magic & Apollo Ghosts


w/ Plus Perfect

Chad VanGaalen

with Castle Music, October 15 @ Rio Theatre

Shindig Night #6

w/ Weathered Pines, Manta Ray-Gun and Witch Water