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Yves Tumor

In a recent interview for Rolling Stone, Bradford Cox of Deerhunter commented, “I’m the closest thing that our age has to a Bowie.” Of course…

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Alien Boys (album release)

Though its interior is approximately the size and shape of a livestock barn, the WISE Hall’s chandeliers and string lights gave it an air of…

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FLVRHAUS (album release)

The crowd at the Astoria the night of the FLVRHAUS album release party mixed so many visual genres of punk it was like a self-contained…

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Creamy Pop: A Short, Sweet Art Show

Considering the current housing crisis in Vancouver, the Wheel of Time Gallery is truly making the most out of a bad situation. Occupying a Vancouver…

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DEBBY FRIDAY

Redefining Punk

For Debby Friday, the “punk” in her recent EP BITCHPUNK‘s title isn’t an aesthetic, or even just a musical genre. Instead, she tells me, it’s…

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Tin Lorica & Savannah Erasmus

A Personal Take on Comedy

If the whole point of comedy is that it is relatable, how does one make a minority experience funny? For Tin Lorica and Savannah Erasmus,…

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Jay Bagasbas

It’s late night at Fortune Sound Club and Jay Bagasbas is mixing the club’s music in the middle of the dance floor with an iPad….

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Conundrum #3

Set 1: Julia Geaman sat tentatively behind her drum kit. Slowly and softly, she began to tap on the snare drum, building up a roll….

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Lydia Hol

It was bound to be an eclectic night. Even from reading the two opening acts on the chalkboard on the sidewalk, Craig Aalders and Graftician,…