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Glam Fest 2018

I must have walked past it five times before I noticed the cracked-open door and blackened noise leaking out onto the daytime pavement. Pupils shooting…



“It’s not the kind of thing where we’re not nice or anything, I just think we’re all quite strange”


Shindig 34 Lineup

It’s that time of year and we’re excited to announce our official lineup for Shindig 34! Every year, we feature 27 fantastic and diverse emerging…

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Marbled Eye

When Vancouver locals Tough Customer ended their set, the band clustered together on stage in fits of laughter. Kat grabbed the mic and addressed the…


Summer Park Guide

“We decided to ask some local musicians about the parks closest to their hearts — the results are a hazy collection of industrial backwash, natural serenity, fuzzy feelings, and slow afternoons.”

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Music Waste 2017

Over the last few years in Vancouver, we’ve watched more venues shut down than we have found new ones opening up. Because of this, what…