The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – December 2018

End the year strong with some of these truly sweet shows taking place in Vancouver this December. Call it an early Christmas present to yourself. As ever, a disclaimer that music is subjective blah blah blah. This is my list, and these are the shows Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – November 2018

Well, November is shaping up to be a bumper month of shows. Will it be a last froth of activity before a December slump? Don’t risk it; go to these shows. Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – September 2018

It’s smoky as hell outside, so why not head indoors and enjoy some good ol’ rock ‘n’ roll this September? Here are some sweet shows to see in Vancouver. Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – August 2018

Here’s my list of the best places to get sweaty this month — as if you needed an excuse! As ever, a disclaimer that music is subjective blah blah blah. Read More

INTERVIEW: Jesse Valstar, Co-Founder of Armstrong MetalFest

Ahead of Armstrong MetalFest’s 10th anniversary, I put some questions to the event’s co-founders, Jesse Valstar, about its growth from a backyard party. Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – June 2018

I’m a little bit late getting this one out, but don’t worry, there is still a whole bunch of great rock/punk/metal shows to see in Vancouver this month. Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – May 2018

Goddamn, it’s a hectic month! May’s got more great shows lined up than you can shake a stick at. There are some hard choices ahead. Read More

The Best Rock, Punk & Metal Shows in Vancouver – April 2018

Don’t be an April Fool! Check out these sweet shows. Whether you’re into punk, metal, glam or something else, there is a show for you. Read More