Posts Tagged ‘Vancouver’

Canadian Federation of Musicians (CFM) Comments on the impact of CBC Budgetary Cuts for Music Services

Tweet Canadian Federation of Musicians (CFM) has been engaged in talks with CBC English Services and SRC French Services about the impact the recent cuts to the broadcaster’s budget will have on issues of common interest. With the music budget being drastically reduced across the board these cuts will have a profound effect on all [...]

The 27th annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival is MOVING DOWNTOWN!

Tweet Downtown Jazz Weekend – June 23 & 24 – Vancouver Art Gallery/Robson Square – Free to the Public British Columbia’s largest arts and culture presenter and Vancouver’s signature festival—the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival—is moving downtown! We are thrilled to announce the relocation of the jazz festival’s free opening weekend—June 23 and 24—to the [...]

Nothing “Uninteresting” about Birds of Wales.

Tweet I’m excited to start the new year off with Canadian band Birds Of Wales. There is something about this band I really appreciate. Its not the fact that they’ve toured Europe 5 times over with bands like Dragonette & The Sadies. Or that their music videos are playing on MuchMore Music or even the [...]

Staff Blogger: Lori Paul

Tweet Lori Paul began singing in choirs as a child growing up in Winnipeg, Manitoba, a city known for it’s harsh winters but also for it’s warm-hearted inhabitants. By the time her family moved to British Columbia in 1974, Lori was writing poetry, im-mersed in the songs of Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and the Beatles. [...]