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Chastity Belt

The latest record from Seattle’s Chastity Belt, I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone, is an old lost friend, grown up and returned home….

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I arrived at the Red Gate just before ten to catch the opening acts for the night’s show. I walked into the darkened room where…

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Boreal Network

Summertime rolls in, and many people begin planning automotive adventures across the globe. It’s good then that Itasca Road Trip, the sixth full-length album from…

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Cate Le Bon

Arriving at the Biltmore into an already-crowded room, the sound of simultaneous conversations washed over me. It was clear that Cate Le Bon, Welsh singer-songwriter…

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Vancouver Noise Fest VI

On May 7, I was to have my first experience with “unlistenable” sounds in a musical context, and for 7 hours, no less. While I…


Dada Plan

Over several beers at the eclectic Lido, Discorder chatted with Dada Plan frontman Malcolm Biddle about mutual crushes on White Fence, other musical influences, and…

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Jamie Lidell Techgnosis

Prior to tonight’s headliner, we were required to endure the glitchy, thumpy house styles of Techgnosis and some DJ chap whose name I don’t remember…