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.
M83 adds Vancouver date at the PNE Forum to North American tour M83, aka Anthony Gonzalez, continues his incredible 2016 worldwide tour, announcing additional North American tour dates that include performances at Vancouver’s PNE Forum with Tennyson.
Australian artist Flume to embark on massive world tour, playing Vancouver’s PNE August 7th. Since the 2012 release of his self-titled debut, 24-year-old Australian producer Harley Streten (aka Flume) continues to receive feverish support from fans and critics alike, becoming one of the first artists to top 200 million Soundcloud plays and reaching more than 366 million streams on Spotify.
For those who were listening, Jolie Holland and Samantha Parton put on a great show at the Biltmore Jolie Holland and Samantha Parton, two original members of Vancouver’s beloved folk trio, Be Good Tanyas are about to take the stage at the Biltmore Cabaret.
“Max’s songs and musicianship conjure up so many of my favorite elements of country, soul, gospel and rock’n’roll. I can listen to his album on repeat,”
Australian artist Ben Abraham pays tribute to Björk’s with a cover of her classic song “Hyperballad” To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Björk’s release of her classic “Hyperballad” single, Australian artist Ben Abraham premieres his reinterpretation as well as a remix by longtime collaborator Tim Shiel.
The Arcs kick off their North American tour with a show at Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom on April 11. Yours, Dreamily, continues to receive critical praise, Rolling Stone named the record among their top ten albums of 2015, calling it a “turbulent R&B noir, spiked with psychedelic flourishes… Spectral hip-hop coated in crusty mellotron.” The album’s first single, “Outta My Mind,” also has received excellent reviews, with New York magazine’s Vulture praising its “raw, bare-bones appeal” and Spin noting its “barrage of deliciously reverbed, strung-out riffs.”