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Your guide to who's playing in Vancouver, a look at the shows you missed, and the songs you should listen to now.

SUSTO Adds Vancouver Date to N. American Tour

Charleston-based SUSTO is adding new North American dates, including a show in Vancouver’s Cobalt. The South Carolina five-piece band, SUSTO (pronounced “soos-toh”), has made a name for itself in recent years playing high profile festivals including Austin City Limits, Stagecoach and AmericanaFest along with opening slots with Shovels and Rope, Band of Horses, Iron &

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Noktiluc’s Los Caminos EP

Bringing forth a soulful brand of infectiously danceable house music, Noktiluc makes a powerful debut with Los Caminos EP. Hailing from Argentina and based in Boston, Noktiluc is a producer and DJ specializing in house music.

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Nicolas Jaar to Play the Commodore

Photo by Bongo Mills

Chilean electronic artist and producer Nicolas Jaar launches mysterious radio network and announces tour stop in Vancouver. New York City-based electronic artist Nicolas Jaar released his debut album, Space Is Only Noise, in 2011 and has since received extensive critical praise.

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Nouvelle Vague’s Joy Division Cover Gets a Remix

French band Nouvelle Vague returns with a cover of Joy Division’s “Love Will Tear Us Apart,” Remixed by Kid Koala Nouvelle Vague is the brainchild of French producers Marc Collin and Olivier Libaux, who started the unique project in 2004, appropriating classic 80’s and 90’s hits from the punk, post-punk and new wave cannon and reinterpreting them as Brazilian Bossa Nova.

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