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VIFF 2009 Top 5 Canadian Films to Check Out


Tuesday, September 29th, 2009 — 5:41pm PDT
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This year I will be covering the Vancouver International Film Festival rather extensively. From films to parties, I’ll have tweets, photos, and write ups about the best of the fest. While the city is warming up for the hundreds of films that will grace our screens starting this week, I had been flipping through my […]

The Live Sessions: Ali Milner and Jets Overhead


Monday, September 28th, 2009 — 9:15am PDT
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The Chan Centre at UBC has been hosting a series of music showcases over the last few weeks called the Live Sessions. The featured artists are all Canadian singers, songwriters and bands. It’s been a great opportunity to see these artists for a low-dough $15 ticket before they inevitably make it big on the world’s […]

Thursday Link Fest: Event Roundup


Thursday, September 24th, 2009 — 1:42pm PDT
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With all that’s going on around the City this month it’s been tough to keep up. Luckily, I have plenty of material for this week’s Link Fest which is dedicated to these many events. Vancouver Art Gallery – Photo credit: Duane Storey on Flickr The Vancouver Giants have begun their regular season and are hosting […]

Blue Man Group Contest


Monday, September 21st, 2009 — 2:05pm PDT
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I’m getting pretty excited about the amount of concerts and festivals that are all happening in Vancouver this fall. One popular show making its way to town in just over a week is the Blue Man Group and I happen to have two tickets to give away to a reader. Photo credit: qnibert00 on Flickr […]

The Uptown CCMA Blogger Gift Lounge


Tuesday, September 1st, 2009 — 3:04pm PDT
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The Canadian Country Music Awards (CCMA’s) are coming to Vancouver and we need some bloggers to help capture the events of this star-studded evening. I will be in the exclusive, invitation-only Gift Lounge at GM Place on September 13th thanks to the Uptown Giftbox Company and I’m looking for a small group of bloggers to […]

Operas and Arias Bard on the Beach Giveaway


Tuesday, September 1st, 2009 — 10:30am PDT
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As the Bard on the Beach season rolls into its final month, a special Operas and Arias performance is just beginning. Photo credit: David Blue Fresh from their performance of Mozart’s Così fan tutte in Prague and Ontario, UBC Opera Ensemble, directed by Nancy Hermiston, will perform an in-concert staging of this fun-filled romantic opera. […]