Music Choices

Should you find yourself front and centre at the show, there’s going to be a price to pay: broken bones, chipped teeth, the shredding of all clothing on your person, and goodbye cup of Guinness.
Props to Die Antwoord for coming out of nowhere and playing the kind of 4,000-seat venue normally reserved for platinum-selling artists.
Anaïs Mitchell may not be a familiar name here, but across the pond the Vermont-based singer-songwriter is considered new folk royalty.
Who wore it better? You be the judge.
Allison Russell may not be coming home to Vancouver to roost just yet.
There’s a good case to be made that Slint is the Velvet Underground of its generation.
Where the hell has the summer gone?
There are two sides to every story, especially when it comes to the ugly and combative history of Guns N’ Roses
Every time there’s an announcement that Beck is coming to town, a certain Straight staffer goes all frothy.
What’s that, you say? There’s a music festival taking place in Squamish next weekend?