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Drawn Ship

At the top of 2010, Vancouver’s Lyn Heinemann (Portico) took her supply of unused songs and asked her friend Gregg Steffensen (Hinterland) to start a band. The result is Drawn Ship – two east Vancouverites who play loud, stripped-down, thick guitar and drums with unpredictable arrangements and gorgeous melodies. Their […]

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Shaun Majumder

Strutting onstage to AD/DC’s “Thunderstruck”, comedian Shaun Majumder brought his uncensored view of racism, sex, religion, and politics to Vancouver as his stand up comedy tour “This tour has 22 Cities…The Road to Majumder Manor” rolled through town.

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Displace Hashery

10 Reasons to Eat + Dine at Displace Hashery! 1. A pyramid of 12 mini burgers for only $15! 2. The only restaurant in the galaxy to serve Lucky Lager on tap! 3. Displace features a $4 ‘Cheap Eats’ Menu. 4. Open till 1:00am every night with late night menu! […]

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So Good You Have to Say it Twice: Mother Mother

Judging from the mass turnout of teenage Vancouverites that collected at the Vogue Theatre’s front stage, it could have been a Taylor Swift or a Justin Bieber concert. Thankfully they were instead loyal fans of the Canadian indie-pop/rock sensation Mother Mother, proving that even youngsters can have a mature and seasoned taste in music.

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The Rock-Star Next Door

What is it about Pete Yorn? Maybe it’s the slightly disheveled shaggy hair, or the effortless way he croons into the microphone through a perma-grin that has the tongues of all pop/folk/indie-rock music fans wagging.

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Birthday Boys

Ontario’s best kept secret Birthday Boys will be taking their enraging and visceral live performance on the road in March alongside Detroit’s Electric Six.