"I really like the writing process, the conceptualization of new music," Mother Mother's Ryan Guldemond says. "Then recording it, it becomes so real and unveiled. And when you start touring, same thing; you're sort of punched in the face by reality."
From chatting on set with actor Zach Braff and debating the food crisis with Michelin-starred chef Lora Kirk to interviewing Olympic gold medalist Kim St-Pierre, Crystal Chan is a journalist who has covered stories big and small. She's covered many disciplines but specializes in arts coverage and features. <br> <br> She is a managing editor at the classical and jazz music magazine <em>La Scena Musicale</em>. <br> <br> <a href="http://www.crystal-chan.com" rel="nofollow">Hooked on Culture: Crystal Chan's Website</a>
Now based in New York, Carl Newman has returned to Vancouver to headline a show -- appropriately, as part of a birthday bash concert series for The New Pornographers' hometown.
07/09/2011 08:52 EDT
There might be one isolated moment within a song that changes you, aligns everything -- even for an instant. If Kronos Quartet does its job correctly at Luminato Festival, their music will just grab you.
06/10/2011 03:11 EDT
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