Archive for the category "music"

Granville Bridge: A Vancouver Love Song by Dominique Fricot

February 8th, 2016 @ 4:21pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

My love affair with Vancouver began at an early age, and it took a summer to convince the man I love that it was also worthy of his affections — and worthy of a move from the Midwest to the West Coast. We spent a summer at the beach, frolicking along the sand, following forest […]

Win Tickets to Funk The Halls

December 17th, 2015 @ 11:43am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver DJs The Funk Hunters are back in town from touring internationally to play two hometown shows at The Commodore Ballroom on December 22nd (sold out) and December 23rd. Photo Credit: Mark Brennan The Funk Hunters Hometown Shows Where: Tuesday, December 22nd & Wednesday, December 23rd When: The Commodore Ballroom (868 Granville Street) Tickets: Available […]

Win Tickets to Chelsea Hotel: The Songs of Leonard Cohen

November 26th, 2015 @ 6:29pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Leonard Cohen’s powerful and inspirational music is the heartbeat of Chelsea Hotel, which will take the stage at the Anvil Centre Theatre in New Westminster from December 8 to December 13, 2015. Through Cohen’s transcendent songs and the honesty of his lyrics, you will be transfixed by this eclectic cabaret of loves won and lost. […]

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival: Andrew Allen

November 9th, 2015 @ 3:46pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The City of Surrey’s annual Tree Lighting Festival is coming up on Saturday, November 21st featuring free family fun and entertainment all day long at the Central City and City Hall plazas. Watch and enjoy special guests and performers such as Top Line Vocal Collective, the Kwantlen Glee Club, Eli Williams & The Memphis Sound, […]

Win the Broken Arrows EP from The Matinee

October 30th, 2015 @ 9:58am by Rebecca Bollwitt

In 2008, back when John and I still did an independent music podcast, we received an email to our general contact form online. It was from a guy called Matt, and he and his band (The Matinée) were going to play a show at The Wired Monk in Kitsilano. I ended up interviewing him for […]