Weekly Roundup | August 1st, 2014

Your weekly one stop shop for all BC Alumni News and Events!

Upcoming Shows:

August 1st     | Rykka @ Boonstock, Penticton
August 1st     | The Lion The Bear The Fox @ Filberg Festival, Comox
August 3rd    | Greg Drummond @ Harmony Arts Festival, West Vancouver
August 3rd    | T.Nile @ The Rockwater Grill, Golden
August 9th    | Luca Fogale @ Market Square Courtyard Sessions, Victoria
August 7-10  | Squamish Music Festival @ Loggers Sports, Squamsish
August 8th    | Towers and Trees @ Butchart Gardens, Victoria
August 8th    | The Fugitives @ Harmony Arts Festival, West Vancouver
August 10th  | BESTiE &  Headwater @ Uptown Live, New Westminster
August 11th   | The Fugitives @ CBC Plaza, Vancouver
August 16th  | BESTiE @ Two Acre Shaker, Pemberton

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portraits1DEAR ROUGE AND ROCOCODE RECEIVE MUCHFACT GRANT AWARDS

Congrats to our PPP Alumni that secured grant funding  for this quarters MuchFACT Awards:

Dear Rouge for ” Music Video – Best Look Latley” and Rococode for “Online Music Video/Project”. We can’t wait to see what magic is created in the upcoming future!

ALL RECIPIENTS HERE

 

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squamish_home_600RYKKA ALONGSIDE OTHER BC GREATS WAS FEATURED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT REFLECTING ON SQUAMISH FESTIVAL EXPERIENCES

In addition to killer headliners like Eminem, Bruno Mars, Arcade Fire, Arctic Monkeys, Foster the People, and the Roots, an amazing lineup of B.C.–based artists will be taking the stage. Georgia Straight rounded up a select bunch of them and asked them to dish about their own favourite outdoor-festival experiences and who they can’t wait to watch at Squamish.

Rykka is stoked about seeing: “I took my very first trip to L.A. in April this year and always had the radio on full-blast driving in traffic, ’cause L.A., haha. That’s where I discovered Phantogram. I’ve also loved Lykke Li for a long time and I’ve never seen her live. I’m also excited to lose any agenda and explore to find my new favourite music.

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Screen Shot 2014-08-01 at 2.47.12 PMVINCE VACCARO RELEASED A NEW DEMO!

Stay up to date with the latest from Vince Vacarro and follow his Soundcloud page. His new track ” Nothing but love” sure is captivating!