SOUNDTRACKING | Local Band ‘The Shilohs’ Celebrating New Album With Chinatown Gig

SOUNDTRACKING | Local Band ‘The Shilohs’ Celebrating New Album With Chinatown Gig

by Grady Mitchell | On Thursday, June 19th, The Shilohs will be celebrating the release of their latest, self-titled album with a show at Fortune Soundclub. The jaunty, jangly twelve-track record – a time-capsule throwback to 60s and 70s pop – combines the work of three

VANCOUVERITES | Grant Lawrence Reading Radio’s Palm And Having Nirvana Sleepover

VANCOUVERITES | Grant Lawrence Reading Radio’s Palm And Having Nirvana Sleepover

by Grady Mitchell | Grant Lawrence gets things done. He’s a musician, author, longtime CBC Radio 3 host, and human archive of Canadian music. That’s a mouthful, so when people ask what he does he typically says, “I’m a broadcaster.” Since his interests

ZULU REPORT | All Of The Awesome Sounds That You Should Be Listening To This Month

ZULU REPORT | All Of The Awesome Sounds That You Should Be Listening To This Month

by Nic Bragg | From Kitsilano’s Zulu Records, we once again present our monthly Scout feature, the Zulu Report. Within, you’ll find The Track – the song on heavy rotation in the shop this week; The Playlist – which is self-explanatory; The Gig

SOUNDTRACKING | Greg Bevis Of Holy Oker & Bear Mountain On The Challenges Of Pop

SOUNDTRACKING | Greg Bevis Of Holy Oker & Bear Mountain On The Challenges Of Pop

by Grady Mitchell | Greg Bevis believes that pop music can and should challenge listeners. Decades ago, artists like Elton John and Fleetwood Mac were able to make hugely successful pop music that also had substance. These days, besides a few exceptions, that’s

SOUNDTRACKING | “Gold & Youth” Prep For Local Gigs, Huge Tour, And Cold New Album

SOUNDTRACKING | “Gold & Youth” Prep For Local Gigs, Huge Tour, And Cold New Album

by Grady Mitchell | Although local band Gold & Youth rightfully profess to make music perfect for midnight drives through urban streets (like a nighttime cityscape, their songs are largely dark but dotted with light), they’ve described their first album – released just

ZULU REPORT | All Of The Awesome Sounds That You Should Be Listening To This Week

ZULU REPORT | All Of The Awesome Sounds That You Should Be Listening To This Week

by Nic Bragg | From Kitsilano’s Zulu Records, we once again present our weekly Scout feature, the Zulu Report. Within, you’ll find The Track – the song on heavy rotation in the shop this week; The Playlist – which is self-explanatory; The Gig

HEADS UP | Local Band “Smash Boom Pow” Ready To Tease New LP At The Fox Cabaret

HEADS UP | Local Band “Smash Boom Pow” Ready To Tease New LP At The Fox Cabaret

by Grady Mitchell | Vancouver band Smash Boom Pow consists of brotherly duo Zane and Ulysses Coppard, on drums and guitar/vocals respectively, alongside bassist and producer Tobias Schuch. The band’s emphatic name is echoed in their dark, woozy riffs and punchy, hip-hop-infused percussion.

GOODS | Music Direction Playlist For Casual Southeast Asian-Inspired Noodlebox Eatery

GOODS | Music Direction Playlist For Casual Southeast Asian-Inspired Noodlebox Eatery

Scout Series ~ Noodle Box ~ from Music Direction on 8tracks Radio. The GOODS from Music Direction Vancouver, BC | Music Direction’s branded playlist this month highlights the playlist work they do for Southeast Asian-inspired fast casual restaurant Noodlebox. Noodlebox

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

by Michelle Sproule | The main objective of this website is to scout out and promote the things that make Vancouver such a sweet place to be. We do this with an emphasis on the city’s independent spirit to foster

VANCOUVERITES | At Home With Amber Webber And Josh Wells Of “Lightning Dust”

VANCOUVERITES | At Home With Amber Webber And Josh Wells Of “Lightning Dust”

by Grady Mitchell | Lightning Dust is the brooding music made by Amber Webber and Josh Wells. Originally a side-project from their main band, Black Mountain, it has since become a full-fledged undertaking of its own. From their first release, a self-titled album

ZULU REPORT: All The Awesome Sounds You Should Be Listening To This Week…

ZULU REPORT: All The Awesome Sounds You Should Be Listening To This Week…

by Nic Bragg | From Kitsilano’s Zulu Records, we once again present our weekly Scout feature, the Zulu Report. Within, we provide The Track – the song that is on heavy rotation in the shop this week; The Playlist – which is pretty

GOODS | Guest Playlist A “Music Direction” Collaboration With Artist Jasper Sloan Yip

GOODS | Guest Playlist A “Music Direction” Collaboration With Artist Jasper Sloan Yip

Guest Playlist ~ Jasper Sloan Yip ~ from Music Direction on 8tracks Radio. The GOODS from Music Direction Vancouver, BC | For this March playlist edition, Music Direction has teamed up with local, award-winning musician Jasper Sloan Yip. The team

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