30 years in the past as we speak: Spinal Tap headlines the Great Canadian Party at Thunderbird Stadium, lotsa good fortune taking a whiz

Thirty years move today–on July 1, 1992–nine bands carried out as a part of the Great Canadian Party at UBC’s Thunderbird Stadium. The lineup featured 8 Canadian acts–the Tragically Hip, Colin James, Crash Test Dummies, Skydiggers, the Grapes of Wratch, Rita Chiarelli, Chrissy Steele, and Eugene Ripper–as smartly as the fictitious mock-metal combo Spinal Tap. … Read more

The Cultch’s fall season comprises Ins Choi’s Bad Parent, a climate-change musical, and a brand new East Van Panto

One of Vancouver’s main theater firms has introduced an eclectic lineup of six displays for this autumn. The Cultch will start with Animal, an interdisciplinary display via Cirque Alfonse of Quebec. Staged on the Vancouver Playhouse in partnership with the Vancouver International Children’s Festival, Animal Combines circus, music, dance, and theater Over on the York … Read more

Cynthia Jagger and Mark Goodman: Inflation pushes housing suppliers to the edge

By Cynthia Jagger and Mark Goodman Over the previous couple of months, we have paid extra consideration to rates of interest and bond yield fluctuations than ever in fresh historical past. We’ve watched the inventory marketplace cross most commonly within the pink whilst rates of interest have hiked sooner than we have noticed in many … Read more

Mother of lacking 20-year-old Tatyanna Harrison problems plea for public’s assist

A brand new video opens with stirring reward for Tatyanna Harrison, a 20-year-old Indigenous girl who went lacking greater than seven weeks in the past. “Tatyanna is a very strong and beautiful girl that’s a voice for people who suffer or who don’t have one,” her mom, Natasha, says in a voice stuffed with emotion. … Read more

Tamara Loyer (with Jennifer Maiko Bradshaw): Arbutus and West eighth supportive housing venture will save lives

By Tamara Loyer (with Jennifer Maiko Bradshaw) My remaining days in the street at 49 years outdated used to be in my sleep-secure zone, on a park bench in Coal Harbor. It had a beautiful view, with planes, cruise ships, cranes, and a pleasant, prosperous community. One day, a bottle of beer used to be … Read more

Tampa Bay Lightning again in Stanley Cup finals with 6-2 drubbing of Colorado Avalanche

Are we going to peer a repeat of the Eastern Conference finals? That’s what some may well be questioning after Tampa Bay Lightning got here roaring again with a 6-2 house victory in Game 3 of the finals this night towards the Colorado Avalanche. Colorado received the primary received the primary two fits at house, … Read more

Quebec songwriting sensations Klô Pelgag and Coeur de pirate will peform on West seventh Avenue

An vital francophone rendez-vous west is happening in our town this week. On its fourth day, Festival d’été francophone de Vancouver 2022 continues with occasions for francophiles of every age. This afternoon in Studio 16 of Maison de los angeles francophonie (1551 West seventh Avenue), musical artist Maria Cannelloni will be offering family-friendly presentations at … Read more

Doreen Manuel and John Price: George Manuel in Stockholm, 1972

By Doreen Manuel and John Price Fifty years in the past, hundreds of folks collected in Stockholm, Sweden from June 5 to 16 for the United Nations Conference at the Human Environment, the primary international summit to deal with the wear racial capitalism was once wreaking on the planet. That convention is known because the … Read more

Rennie experiences it is now a purchaser’s marketplace for indifferent properties in Vancouver West Side and West Vancouver

Change has come to the 2 most costly puts for indifferent properties in Metro Vancouver. The West Side of Vancouver and West Vancouver at the moment are a purchaser’s marketplace. The shift in marketplace stipulations for single-family properties in those spaces was once famous within the June 2022 version of the per thirty days rennie … Read more

Linda Wilhelm: Health records in Canada will have to practice the affected person

By Linda Wilhelm In 1983, after two years of residing with unexplained signs, I gained a prognosis of rheumatoid arthritis. My prior enjoy with healthcare used to be restricted to an annual discuss with to my circle of relatives physician to resume a prescription for beginning keep an eye on. Like maximum Canadians, I assumed … Read more

Virtue signaling about luxurious air shuttle and carbon footprints entrenches unhealthy behaviors

By Nick Gottlieb A neighborhood BC baby-kisser for whom I’ve volunteered up to now just lately posted on social media a few seashore holiday, noting that the day trip used to be “within their carbon footprint” as a result of they hadn’t traveled the world over within the earlier two years. Unfortunately, they had been … Read more

Savage Love: Here’s how you can keep away from lacking the ones crimson flags when beginning a brand new courting

I’m seeking to date once more after back-to-back unfavourable courting studies. Experiences that experience made me query my very own judgment and skill to set just right obstacles. My pals and therapist all identified the crimson flags, however I used to be it appears unaware of them. I like what you have got stated about … Read more

Video: Ben Lapidus ignites America’s Got Talent target audience with “Parmesan Cheese” track

This night time, I spent a couple of senseless mins in entrance of America’s Got Talent, And I witnessed one thing I had by no means noticed ahead of. Contestant Ben Lapidus described himself as a singer-songwriter in addition to a valid dressmaker. And he informed the judges that he used to be going to … Read more

40 years in the past nowadays: Elvin Bishop performs the Commodore, yet now not his one giant hit

On June 3, 1982, Elvin Bishop performed the Commodore Ballroom. I understand that truth would possibly now not imply a lot to you–unless you have been one of the crucial few hundred EB lovers in attendance–but it manner one thing to me. That was once the primary live performance I ever reviewed for the Georgia … Read more

Vancouver and Mission folks gala’s embody the concept the days have modified as obstacles have blurred

More than ever we are living in a time when musical traces are being blurred—the place there may be not anything peculiar about acts pledging allegiance to more than one sonic flags. Remember when Bob Dylan totally outraged audiences on the 1965 Newport Folk Festival by way of arriving onstage with an electrical guitar and … Read more

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