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Fred Stride on the Saskatchewan Suite

Vancouver jazz legend Fred Stride shared some reflections on the new album Saskatchewan Suite exclusively with Rhythm Changes.

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New single from Killian is a leap of faith

The new single “Energy” from Vancouver-based rapper and producer Killian channels pandemic frustration into something meaningful.

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Greetings and Salutations from Haleluya Hailu

The debut release from Vancouver singer-songwriter Haleluya Hailu takes on a classic 80’s reference from a new cultural perspective.

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RGB (Deluxe): the colourful new release from Stvrk

RGB (Deluxe), the latest release from Vancouver-based producer Stvrk, takes a new look at older work—with positive results.

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Conquering Alexander: answers within ourselves

The new release from hip-hop group Conquering Alexander is a testament to serendipity, spirituality, and the right creative ingredients.

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Kalyan Rath: 17 years old, 10,000 streams

“Take Me Away” from Vancouver-based producer Kalyan Rath shows ingenuity and making smart decisions under time pressure.

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Louis Stein of Busty and the Bass: ET Suite

An interview with Louis Stein from Montreal electro-soul darlings Busty and the Bass about their newest space-themed release, ET Suite.

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Laz’s “Afrikan Child” is a calling card to all immigrants

Refugee camps, World War tours, and breaking  chains: Laz is unapologetic about his East African heritage with his latest release.

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Jamie Lee Trio rallies Vancouver scene at Winter Jazz

Jamie Lee of Jamie Lee Trio opens up about going to therapy, before performing an online concert.

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Arianna Bernas – “where did you go?”

Bernas and her Vancouver-based partner/collaborator Matt Young explore long-distance relationships.

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Nolimitzchris: everything falls into place

Chris was born in Vancouver, moved to Saskatchewan in his early years, and recently got back.

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Noxious Obs – Escape from the 2020 Dumpster

A youth music group safely and successfully made their project in a high school band room.

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Dear Benjamin – Laynah: a letter

Pen pals, open D, and watching TV while eating dinner

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Pennies for Christmas – Nina Soro

An interview about West Kelowna, D’Angelo, and alt-Christmas.

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tourdefrance 2: Carson Tworow

Interview with Carson Tworow (one half of tourdefrance) and a special guest, Nik Pisko-Dubienski.

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Bobby Wiens debut album shines on Cellar label

Jazz review of Bobby Wiens’ debut album, Talking Drums, released on Cellar Live Records on November 6, 2020.

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HAVYN single “First Impressions” will inspire indies

HAVYN is an independent R&B music duo from White Rock, BC featuring Shaquille Headley and Sydney Love.

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Project Sock Retrieval by Friendship: indie jazz

Review of Project Sock Retrieval, the debut release of the group Friendship (Jenny Xu, Ben Feldman, and Kofi Shepsu).