Amy Shostak

Comedy has always been subversive. We associate it with spontaneity, with a grunge-like resilience, and with ramshackle rooms that somehow always smell “off.” However, few…


Cheap High

“We want everyone to kind of rise up together.”

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War Baby

Two years after its release, War Baby’s debut LP Jesus Horse is still revered amongst local music fans. The Vancouver power trio’s grubby, agitated brand…


Mesa Luna

“There is a drawback to technology that you can have this infinite opportunity to microedit everything to shit, but it also gives you this opportunity to really throw some paint at the canvas and see what happens.”



For four days in August 2014 the fuzzy sound of Vancouver rock band Woolworm resonated from a rattling cabin on Gossip Island. Exclusively using money…