Good artists steal. If they use references to express themselves, that doesn’t mean they’re derivative; it just means they’re human.
Everyone has done their best work so that one of Canada’s most respected jazz artists has the highest-quality records to his name.
This strategy worked on me: Yamil Chain-Haddad has me excited about his approachable but so far unknown four-piece band.
Reminiscing about the one that got away?
The arts are getting crushed while churches and sports bars re-open in BC.
Check out our report about what Canadian blues legend Dalannah is working on.
Bedouin Soundclash and Colin James are among big grant award winners from the Amplify BC Career Development program’s 2020-21 BC winter intake.
What’s the value of a CD, and will people walk away from the merch table when they find out you’re on Spotify?
And what do they want you, the artist, to say?
I’ve been wanting to reach it not because of the streams, but so I can tell you exactly how how I did it
Jamie Lee of Jamie Lee Trio opens up about going to therapy, before performing an online concert.
A traditional powwow vocal chant leading into Red Hot Chili Peppers while playing over a reggaeton beat, and more
This is not an attempt at Middle Eastern music, this is Middle Eastern music, just with some John Bonham thrown in.
I’m betting that at the crux of my career, the way to get through is to make less of my life about work.
“Plenty” – Ato-Mik; “Jaded” – Jade Above; “Song Cry” – $hah
The pandemic grant for live music presenters in BC funded 44 applicants in 2020; now they’re aiming for 70+.
Bernas and her Vancouver-based partner/collaborator Matt Young explore long-distance relationships.
Containing 12 songs written by Henson himself, Boy Pacific integrates the Earnest with the Slick.