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15 May 2011

THE PACK A.D. in PICS (Photos from Red Room, May 14)

Mammoth photo gallery filled with grit and grain from last night’s The Pack A.D. show in Vancouver. Includes a totally blurry but rad pic I love of Becky jumpin’ off the drum kit. All hail one of Vancouver’s best. Again. Frequently.

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19 April 2011

What’s on George Stroumboulopoulos’ Backstage Rider?

What does Canada’s Boyfriend, George “Strombo” Stroumboulopoulos, want on his BackstageRider? Well, let’s ask him, shall we? WE HAVE VIDEO.

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14 April 2011

Sex With Strangers: Top 11 Clues Your Girlfriend is a Robot (plus new album Frontier Justice)

Vancouver’s alt-pop, robot-lovin’, future-livin’ Sex With Strangers release their third album “Frontier Justice” today, so to celebrate, we asked the band for some hot list action. I present to you, friends, some useful advice: Top 11 Clues Your Girlfriend is a Robot. Oh yes.

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20 March 2011

DESTROYER: Steely Dan Bejar Hits The Road (Photos/Review)

Dan Bejar’s Destroyer took its easy-listening, slow-mo tour on the road, starting in Vancouver on March 17 and I was there. Nodding. Between jazz sax solos.

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17 February 2011

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Live in Vancouver

Buncha folks sitting around in a half-circle making epic music. No lights, no fun, but all darkfuzz goodness. Intense for some, disappointing for others. I get it, GY!BE, I really do. But you didn’t quite get ME this time.

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5 December 2010

Leonard Cohen Live: Let Us Compare Mythologies (My Love Letter To Mr. Cohen)

“There are some men who should have mountains to bear their names to time”…here’s my ode to Mr. Leonard Cohen, who performed in Vancouver last week. Included with the ambient review, is a story.

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24 November 2010

Introducing: HUMANS – With Pics By Kris Krüg

Presenting Humans – slinky party music for puppets and uh, us humans. Check out some ridiculously sexy photos by KK and cast your ears on some new choons.

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22 November 2010

DIAMOND RINGS – Exclusive Pictures and Story, Photos by Kris Krüg

Boys love him. Girls love him. Gays love him. Straights love him. Unicorns, not so much. Glam synthpopster Diamond Rings is on a trajectory into the stratosphere of awesome. So of course Backstage Rider and photog extraordinaire Kris Krüg followed John O and his rising star…into the men’s bathroom.

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8 November 2010

Top 11: TV Show Theme Songs…And Introducing Gregory Pepper

Been a while since we’ve had a Top 11 (because our lists go right to 11). But this one’s from Toronto oddball Gregory Pepper/Common Grackle. The BackstageRider loves her some oddballs. So here’s an introduction, as well as his Top 11 TV Show Theme Songs.

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