columns

Holy Smokes

Holy Smokes was essentially born out of frustration — a detail unrelated to the development of its name, yet fitting if you think about a…

Real Live Action

Laurel Halo

Waiting at Victoria’s Swartz Bay terminal, browsing Instagram, I came across a picture from Laurel Halo’s account, taken in Puget Sound presumably on a return…

Features

Fountain

French Connection

“After you’re a band for a bit, you’re trying to go after a feeling more than a sound, just trying to make it more eclectic.”

columns

Pretty Good Not Bad Festival

Picture yourself in an indoor climbing gym. A fancy, state of the art one, with walls forming angles you didn’t think possible for the human body…