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Even at the tender age of 13, Colin Tilney knew that his life’s path would oscillate between the old and the new. When he was a teen, however, the new was forbidden. In a...
A Music on Main presentation. At the Cultch on Thursday, July 17. Continues until Sunday, July 20 By using every square foot of its recently expanded premises, save for storage...
As far as alchemical transformations go, what Gord Downie and the Sadies have accomplished with Gord Downie, the Sadies, and the Conquering Sun isn’t quite as startling as turning...
Daniel Lanois’s name comes first on the bill, and the Canadian guitarist and producer’s fuzzed-out Les Paul will be stoking the boilers when Hallelujah Train plays the Pemberton...
{sidebar title='in + out'} Mary Lambert sounds off on the things enquiring minds want to know. On making a difference: “I believe that the world is hurting, and I’m always...
For a true sense of the diversity of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival’s programming, take a listen to Geomungo Factory’s latest release, Imago. This is not your everyday folk...
Anyone looking for new songs from Joan Baez when she headlines the Vancouver Folk Music Festival on Saturday night had better rethink their expectations. While the ’60s icon and...
Como, Mississippi, doesn’t have the name-recognition factor of nearby Memphis, Tennessee, but on a per capita basis it’s probably contributed just as many giants to the roots-...
If you don’t know Italian—or Italian history—you could be forgiven for thinking that Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana’s new release, Maggio, is simply very pretty music. “Maggio...
{sidebar title='Yak & Yeti Bistro'} 2958 West 4th Avenue, 604-428-4422. Open 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. daily. {/sidebar} Yaks we know, sort of. Big, bovine, shaggy animals, they’re...

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