The Georgia Straight

In the run-up to this year’s Squamish Valley Music Festival, we’re profiling some of the local acts playing the fest. 
Up today: Vancouver’s Cityreal, a local MC and producer who continually pushes the boundaries of hip-hop.

In the run-up to this year’s Squamish Valley Music Festival, we’re profiling some of the local acts playing the fest. 

Up today: Vancouver’s Cityreal, a local MC and producer who continually pushes the boundaries of hip-hop.

Photo of the Day: Giving a hoot by Kangsoon.
Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Photo of the Day: Giving a hoot by Kangsoon.

Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Time to catch the bus…

Photos: SkyTrain technical issues leave riders stranded on the tracks.

Going through festival withdrawl? Re-live the magic that was Pemberton Fest here!

Photo of the Day: What to order…. by Priya Bhatti.
Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Photo of the Day: What to order…. by Priya Bhatti.

Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.


Couldn’t make it out last night? You missed art-pop singer song-writer Tori Amos at the Orpheum. 
Lara Ruth was there and caught a moment of the show on Instagram. Here’s your concert pick of the morning. Tori Amos at the Orpheum Theatre on July 16, 2014. 
Thanks Lara!

Recent entries

Ringo Starr’s All-Starr Band at the Hard Rock Casino
The Evaporators at Khatsahlano
The Cult at the Commodore



Most weekdays and occasionally on the weekend, the Straight highlights a shot from one of the previous night’s music events. It’s our Concert Pic of the Morning. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group or post your stuff on Twitter or Instagram and tag the act’s name.

Couldn’t make it out last night? You missed art-pop singer song-writer Tori Amos at the Orpheum

Lara Ruth was there and caught a moment of the show on Instagram. Here’s your concert pick of the morning. Tori Amos at the Orpheum Theatre on July 16, 2014.

Thanks Lara!

Recent entries

The amazing Mary Lambert—playing at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival this weekend—graces the latest cover of the Georgia Straight.
Find our festival coverage here, including interviews with Joan Baez, Ozomatli, and the Como Mamas.

The amazing Mary Lambert—playing at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival this weekend—graces the latest cover of the Georgia Straight.

Find our festival coverage here, including interviews with Joan Baez, Ozomatli, and the Como Mamas.


Couldn’t make it out last night? You missed former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band at the Hard Rock Casino. 
Queenaline was there and caught a moment of the show on Instagram. Here’s your concert pick of the morning. Ringo Starr’s All-Star Band at the Hard Rock Casino on July 15, 2014. 
Thanks Queenaline!

Recent entries

The Evaporators at Khatsahlano
The Cult at the Commodore
New Order at the Queen Elizabeth



Most weekdays and occasionally on the weekend, the Straight highlights a shot from one of the previous night’s music events. It’s our Concert Pic of the Morning. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group or post your stuff on Twitter or Instagram and tag the act’s name.

Couldn’t make it out last night? You missed former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band at the Hard Rock Casino

Queenaline was there and caught a moment of the show on Instagram. Here’s your concert pick of the morning. Ringo Starr’s All-Star Band at the Hard Rock Casino on July 15, 2014.

Thanks Queenaline!

Recent entries

Photo of the day: Lowest tide by Trish Page.
Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Photo of the day: Lowest tide by Trish Page.

Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Photo of the Day: Moon crossing by Shannon Leigh Dickinson.
Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.

Photo of the Day: Moon crossing by Shannon Leigh Dickinson.

Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.