Craig Fleisch

Wolfmother makes a big comeback with sold-out Vancouver concert

After a long hiatus, Wolfmother played a sensational set that shook the soul of the sold out Commodore. Vancouver was their last North American stop on Friday night (April 1) for the “Gypsy Caravan”...

The Response, Deep Sea Diver, Radiation City at The Biltmore Cabaret

The Response (New Zealand-turned-Vancouverites version of The XX), whom I'd (regretfully) never heard of before last night's Biltmore show,  are the first band to introduce me to a foot...

Singing It Forward: Dear Rouge, K-OS, Five Alarm Funk and more at the Vogue

I call myself a music enthusiast, but I am beyond embarrassed that this was my first year attending the 5-year-running benefit festival Sing It Forward, hosted by the Vogue Theatre this week. The...

Muse 'drones' on and on, leaving fans wanting more

Muse touched down in Vancouver and with them an arsenal of drones. I've had the opportunity to see them live three times prior and I can honestly say that they put on one of the best live shows I've...

Half Moon Run Review

Have you ever loaded a canoe off the coast of O’ahu, packed with only a few litres of water, a sh*tload of red wine and some beef jerky, setting weak-armed paddles for Rabbit Island? Me neither...

Dearest Rouge: Vancouver does love you.

A vast land with a proportionately small population, Canada sometimes gets forgotten as a true contender on the spectrum of competitive talent. So, I am exceedingly proud that Dear Rouge, the local...

The Art of Zen: Interview with Garrett BØRNS

After spending 15 minutes with Garrett Borns of breakout “psych-glam” act (a description I half-stole from the man, himself) by the same name BØRNS, my acidic personality is completely neutralized by...

Leon Bridges southern charms Vancouver: Photo highlights

Dressed to impress Leon Bridges played to a sold-out crowd at the Commodore Ballroom. Bridges's style is soul, reminiscent of the 1960's musical era of rhythm and blues. He and his band hail all...

Hawksley Workman's still got it: Photo Highlights

Vancouver was treated to Hawksley Workman on Thursday October 28. Workman has spent the past year producing his latest album, his eleventh, 'Old Cheetah,' and touring with his other "supergroup...
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