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Ponderosa 2018

At its most extreme, summer in Vancouver can reach just beyond a comfortable heat. Rain disappears for weeks at a time, lawns yellow and a…

Under Review


Their first since 2012, Brasstronaut’s self-titled album sees the band members — Bryan Davies, Edo Van Breemen, John Walsh, Brennan Saul, Tariq Hussain and Sam…


Skim Milk

“A good decade and a half into learning [the clarinet] I realized that it’s essentially irrelevant unless I choose to do something else with it.”