My Favourite Thing

My Favourite Thing: Dru

My Favourite Thing is a video feature where the Georgia Straight gets interesting folks to list off, among other things, the

My Favourite Thing

Video features of interesting folks from around town to list off, among other things, their favourite performers, rituals, live gigs, and singers. And, of course, their favourite thing.

My Favourite Thing: Mu

The Vancouver-based duo create synthpop loaded with harmonious vocals, dreamy synthesizers, and lyrics that often draw on existential crises.

My Favourite Thing: Eye of Newt's Stefan Smulovitz

Stefan Smulovitz is an award-winning composer and a highly accomplished musician, known for his skills with the viola and laptop. He's also the brain behind Eye of Newt, an avant-garde ensemble that will be part of the 2016 PuSh Performing Arts Festival.

My Favourite Thing: Ajaye Jardine

Breakout country artist Ajaye Jardine is no newbie to Vancouver's music scene: after releasing two LPs as half of the country-pop duo The Jardines since 2010, this Canadian girl-next-door has been in hot pursuit of a career as a solo artist, writing original material and most recently recording an EP in Nashville last spring.

My Favourite Thing: Courtney Ewan of Twin River

Vancouver/Montreal based garage/alt-pop band Twin River is somewhat of a local supergroup: members Courtney Ewan Bromley, Andrew Bishop, Dustin Bromley, Francesco Lyon, and Rebecca Law Gray have previously been in such bands as White Ash Falls, Dada Plan, Capitol 6, Chains of Love, Mode Moderne, Pleasure Cruise and more.

My Favourite Thing: Matthew Good

The Straight caught up with Matthew Good at one of his favourite places in the city, to talk about—you guessed it—Matt's favourite things.

My Favourite Thing: Horsepowar

Like some of the sampled beats and hooks that go into making her music, Horsepowar's list of favourite things is rather unique.


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