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Juxtaposition Vol. II: Art Exhibition

Juxtaposition is a series of independent art shows that feature artists and musicians from Vancouver and Victoria at different venues across Vancouver. The second instalment,…

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What The Fuck Are They Doing?

This was my first fashion show. For some reason it hadn’t crossed my mind that people would be, well, fashionable. In a city with a…



Harm reduction has arguably been a contemporary tenet within Vancouver’s public health policy. Most of these programs have been targeted towards addressing chronic drug users…


Art d’Ecco

“If people call my look gay, then it is. That’s fucking fine by me. The point is that gender equality is what’s missing in a lot of the rock ‘n’ roll that I’m trying to bring into my sound.”

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Cruising down Main Street with an old friend on a summer night was perhaps the most fitting way to arrive at Whitney’s concert. After all, Whitney…

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Daniel Caesar

Daniel Caesar combines individual affinity with spiritual pondering on his latest release, Pilgrim’s Paradise. This isn’t the young Torontonian’s first rodeo, who put out Point…


Painted Fruit

“Vancouver is too fucking expensive. We can have a house for ourselves to record in in Victoria.”


Big Joy Barber & Salon

“It’s nice to learn how to have a vested interest in another person. I think there’s some value in that, just as a person in the world, to not just talk about yourself all the time.”

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Jacco Gardner

The Fox Cabaret was surprisingly desolate on Thursday, June 25. Better known for playing host to dj nights and dance parties, Jacco Gardner had come…

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Viet Cong

Not a soul left the Biltmore this past Saturday without yelling at each other in plain conversation. The ringing, the noise, and the energy —…