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Jimmy Zee Devil Take Me Down (Independent) Hey, the room is always rocking when Jimmy Zee and his band are on-stage. These local guys could easily pass muster in the clubs of...
Exhibitionists Need (Independent) CFOX isn’t exactly losing its market share. Whatever your feelings about that, Vancouver’s premier listening post for fist-pumping modern-...
It’s always about the Beatles, and anyone who says different is either a liar or crazy. Take our own Hot Hot Heat, a band that has snatched victory from the jaws of boredom with...
There’s still time to sign up for Saturday’s ninth annual Music Therapy Ride (September 18) from the River Rock Casino to Whistler. The MTR raises funds for music-therapy services...
Once you’ve seen something, you can’t unsee it. Think about that before you check out the Pack a.d.’s “Crazy”—the second video from the duo’s album we kill computers—featuring 18...
Acclaimed Vancouver punk documentary Bloodied but Unbowed may have been rejected by the Toronto International Film Festival for being “too local”, but director Susanne Tabata is...
Robyn Hitchcock was on to something when he not-so-famously sang, “I often dream of trains.” The era of train travel is enveloped in a certain nostalgic magic for most of us, now...
A couple weeks ago, White House press secretary Robert Gibbs went completely mental and declared that “liberal” critics of the Barack Obama administration should be “drug-tested...
Vancouver is exporting No Fun to the U.K. On October 8, the documentary No Fun City premieres in England at the Prince Charles Cinema in London’s West End. Codirector Melissa...
Given the strength of the bill, it’s amazing that organizers only decided to throw this weekend’s two-day LIVE at Squamish festival (September 4 and 5) in March. Producer Paul...

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