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Modified Ghost New Year’s Eve Show With Black Wizard, Black Breath, Hashteroid and Worse As someone who has spent way too much time behind a bar, I have to admit that few things get under my skin so much as the phenomenon of fake revelry. It’s basically common knowledge at

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Neurosis, with Yob and Sumac Going into this show, there was no doubt in my mind that – based on the bill alone – expectations were very high. A common objection among concertgoers was that the choice of venue really was less than ideal – after all, it is more

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Daughters, with The Body and Loma Prieta – November 12th, 2016 at The Cobalt, Vancouver BC This was certainly a milestone of a show. I remember the last time Loma Prieta came through town, opening for Fucking Invincible, which is more or less what Alexis Marshall has been up to since Daughters‘

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Photos: Ali En & Milton Stille OM, with Daniel Higgs – November 19th, 2016 at The Rickshaw, Vancouver BC Two band shows have always been kind of odd to me, especially in the absence of an art show. That said, it’s pretty difficult to argue with OM – even if it might not

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Demilich with Hooded Menace, Vastum, and Temple of Abandonment – October 23rd, The Red Room, Vancouver BC I’ve always been a fan of shows that bring a little unexpected to the table, and this night was a pretty good example of that. I think it had been over a year since

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In a way, it’s the end of an era. Burgerfest has been a fixture of the Vancouver aggressive music scene since its inception 6 years ago. The event having grown almost exponentially with each successive instalment, it was fitting to see a return to the previous year’s venue – The Waldorf –

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