Music Notes

Creative BC has received $1.2 million in new funding from the federal government aimed at boosting international awareness of the province’s creative industries and attracting foreign investment.
Fortune Sound Club is bringing Sisqó to town to help with its fifth-anniversary celebration.
The group has teamed with Vancouver animation studio Atomic Cartoons and plans to turn the record into a feature-length movie.
Now that it’s way behind us, 1983 actually looks like a pretty great year for music.
Mangan said the double nom was “pretty rad” but humbly pointed out how integral Jesse Zubot was to the Hector score.
When you see that the Dead Kennedys have contributed to Willy Jak’s new punk-rock cookbook, Chaos in the Kitchen, you might do a double take.
As one of the founders of local pop-rock outfit Said the Whale, Tyler Bancroft has accrued plenty of experience when it comes to ordering merchandise.
Copresented by homegrown festival Accordion Noir, the night will feature performances by the likes of Ford Pier, Rae Spoon, and Carolyn Mark.
Every Saturday in January, the local poet, rapper, and quasi Broadway star is taking over Joe’s Cafe on Commercial Drive.
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