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[23 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Music Doc at Reel 2 Real Film – April 2 – 8

Local and International Stars and Musicians at REEL 2 REAL
All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast on Sunday Fun Day!
Several local and International talents such as Kinnie Starr, Devery Jacobs, Eric McCormack, Duane Howard, and Juliette Binoche star in films at the Reel 2 Real International Film Festival for Youth, April 2 – 8. It’s the most star studded line up the Festival has ever had!

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[20 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
2017 SXSW Grulke Prize Winners Announced

The Developing Act Prize is for artists who are breaking new ground with their creativity and show the most promise in achieving their career goals. The Career Act Prize is for an established artist who appeared at SXSW to reinvent themselves or launch a new project.

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[18 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
THE CRANBERRIES Announce New Album!

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THE CRANBERRIES Announce New Album!! Brand New Songs + Re-Worked Hits! “Linger” Enclosed!!!

The Cranberries are set to release Something Else, a new album featuring re-worked renditions of their major hits, as well as brand new material. The album is due out April 28 via BMG on digital and CD formats, and includes seminal Cranberries songs like “Linger,” “Zombie,” “Dreams,” and “Ode To My Family”… re-recorded in orchestral and acoustic arrangements. The album is now available for pre-order. 
Something Else celebrates the 25th anniversary of the band. Their first major U.S. hit “Linger” has been …

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[14 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Gena Perala’s newest music video Hip Hop and Cartoons | ]
Gena Perala’s newest music video Hip Hop and Cartoons

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HIP HOP AND CARTOONS MUSIC VIDEO
“Hip Hop and Cartoons” is Vancouver based Singer Songwriter Gena Perala’s newest music video which she is launching in conjunction with a Crowdfunding campaign to support the recording of her new album.
“The song pays homage to the power and brilliance of conscious hip hop music and to cartoons such as The Simpsons. She refers to it as her Church song because she says we can learn more from hip-hop and cartoons if we understand and believe in them, than we can from religion. “Perhaps not …

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[12 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on THE KATHERINES TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM TO BRING YOU MY HEART | ]
THE KATHERINES TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM TO BRING YOU MY HEART

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VANCOUVER AND TORONTO RELEASE SHOWS SET FOR JANUARY 20 & 27 2017
It’s a new year with brand new music for The Katherines, releasing their highly anticipated debut album To Bring You My Heart, January 13, 2017 on 604 Records. An advance listen of the record will be streaming on AMBY this week leading up to the release.
With the incredible success of five singles over the course of two years, the band is celebrating the new record with album release shows in both their hometown of Vancouver, BC and Toronto, ON.
“The …

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[12 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Spice Up Your Valentine’s Day With Burlesque Duos | ]
Spice Up Your Valentine’s Day With Burlesque Duos

Burlesque Duos is coming up for another Valentine’s Day spectacular at The Rio Theatre!
Duos1The highly-anticipated Burlesque Duos returns to the Rio Stage on Tuesday, February 14th! Following last year’s sold out show, this beloved (not to mention popular!) annual East Vancouver tradition is the ultimate spectacle of partnership and creativity! Celebrating its 5th anniversary, Burlesque Duos brings renowned dancers together to perform truly memorable numbers. What better way to spice up your Valentine’s Day than with a night of never-before-seen pairings and innovative duets?

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[11 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on SXSW Announces Additional Artists Performing at 2017 Event | ]
SXSW Announces Additional Artists Performing at 2017 Event

South by Southwest® Conference and Festivals (SXSW®) has announced 498 additional artists set to perform at the 2017 event. SXSW is the destination for industry professionals, influencers and international media who share a passion for music discovery. This is a small sample of over 2,000 artists scheduled to perform from Monday, March 13 – Sunday, March 19, 2017.

The SXSW Music Festival hosts a curated mix of new, up-and-coming, international, and legendary artists in a variety of musical genres performing in venues throughout downtown Austin. A few highlights from this round are Au/Ra, Cameron Avery, Kadhja Bonet, CAPYAC, Cloud Castle Lake, Brent Cobb, Fuzon, Goldlink, The Japanese House, Lizzo, Tkay Maidza, Pill, The Relationship, RF Shannon, R.LUM.R, Maggie Rogers, Satellite Young, Alexandra Savior, Savoy Motel, Eric Slick, Trementina, and Cindy Wilson.

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[6 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Gay Nineties Announce Release of Debut LP, Decadent Days | ]
Gay Nineties Announce Release of Debut LP, Decadent Days

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AWARD-WINNING GAY NINETIES ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF DEBUT LP, DECADENT DAYS
With their prior EP garnering serious praise from outlets like Noisey, Exclaim and Earshot Magazine, Vancouver’s Gay Nineties have never been a band to conform. Since their inception the group has been recognized for their wild independence – a trait that has gained them unanimous support across North America.
Gay Nineties have spent the past year crafting their debut LP, Decadent Days. Written on multiple trips to Nashville, the album is a true labour of love — the result of long days …

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[4 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Coachella 2017 Lineup Announced | ]
Coachella 2017 Lineup Announced

We’re starting 2017 out strong with the highly anticipated lineup reveal for Coachella. That’s right, the stages at Empire Polo Club will be graced by Radiohead, Beyoncè, Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, The xx, Bon Iver and many more. Tickets will be available at 11AM tomorrow morning, don’t miss out. See you in the desert this spring!

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[4 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Said The Whale unveil new single. Album out March 2017 | ]
Said The Whale unveil new single. Album out March 2017

Following the announcement of their fifth studio album, Vancouver’s Said The Whale has released lead single “Step Into The Darkness” today with NYLON.

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[16 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on The 2017 Victoria Django Festival – February 10/11/14 | ]
The 2017 Victoria Django Festival – February 10/11/14

The Victoria Django Festival heats up the city with the best in exotic flavours of music all weekend, and a night of fine dining for Valentine’s Day.

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[9 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Red Bull 20 Before 17 > Rewind Our Year in Music, Through its 20 Biggest Moments | ]
Red Bull 20 Before 17 > Rewind Our Year in Music, Through its 20 Biggest Moments

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RED BULL 20 BEFORE 17: A GIFT OF NEW MUSIC, VIDEOS, LECTURES AND MORE FROM 40+ ARTISTS INCLUDING: YG, LIL WAYNE, ERYKAH BADU, MIXPAK AND DIZZEE RASCAL.
REWIND RED BULL’S YEAR IN MUSIC THROUGH ITS 20 BIGGEST MOMENTS AT www.redbull.com/20before17
Now in its third year, the ‘20 Before’ series returns with a celebration of Red Bull’s biggest music moments from the past 12 months with 20 exclusive videos, tracks and interactive experiences.
This year’s outstanding line-up features videos and tracks from the likes of Mixpak, who claimed the 2016 Red Bull Culture Clash …

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on THE BALCONIES ANNOUNCE CANADIAN TOUR DATES | ]
THE BALCONIES  ANNOUNCE CANADIAN TOUR DATES

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The Balconies @ the Rickshaw Theatre Dec 1

The release of the new album from Toronto-based alt-pop group, The Balconies, is here and the band is thrilled to announce that they will be taking their stunning live show on the road this fall. Their brand new, self-produced album, Rhonda, dropped today and the band will celebrate the release with a run of tour dates across Canada through November and December.
The Balconies’ live show is truly a force to be reckoned with. Captivating stage presence, incredible musicianship, and powerhouse vocals from frontwoman …

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Project WILD: Country Announces Top 3 Finalists | ]
Project WILD: Country Announces Top 3 Finalists

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WILD 953 and Alberta Music Announce the Project WILD Top 3 Finalists!
The scores are in, the counting’s done… WILD 953 and Alberta Music are thrilled to announce the TOP 3 FINALISTS in this inaugural year of Project WILD: Country Artist Development. All are up for the top prize of $100,953. That’s a lot of cash for a young Country Music Artist! Put through their paces at Country Music Biz Bootcamp, along with the rest of the Project WILD Top 12, these artists really learned the ropes. But these three netted …

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[11 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on AURAS – Vancouver tour date Dec 8 | ]
AURAS – Vancouver tour date Dec 8

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AURAS ANNOUNCE FALL 2016 TOUR DATES
The progressive groove metal of AURAS is incomparable, which is why they have garnered a following for their unique style. Having just released their new LP, Heliospectrum, on September 30th via eOne Music, the Waterloo, Ontario-based band will hit the road to share the album’s offerings on a fall tour with Toothgrinder and Moontooth. See full list of dates below.
“We wanted to tell a story with Infinite Influence using an ascending rhythmic arrangement that maneuvers into different dimensions paired with equal movements in melody,” says …