BROADCASTING CREATIVE EXPRESSION
“The concept holds true across all areas of the musical world, but for underground and forward-thinking electronic music especially, it seems like a natural step to take matters into your own hands and create an autonomous platform for yourself. The Internet has always made this a more tangible possibility for musicians, and there is an element to the role of many a DJ and electronic artist in their constant search for sonic progression that seems intrinsic to the ever-changing face of this medium. Vancouver’s Chapel Sound collective are a prime example of how a cyber-connected world – what some might consider to be an alienating societal development – can be used instead to foster a musical community.
Broadcasting a weekly live video stream every Wednesday from their chapelsound.com website, the group describe themselves as “a collective of artists who’ve come from a variety of backgrounds and joined together in Vancouver to push creative expression forward without boundaries or prejudice.” The website and weekly show is a simple but effective setup – a webcam view of a living room shows a variety of people trading positions behind turntables for the duration of an evening, with the music travelling the breadth of the realm of IDM and cerebral beat music and its influences. Whilst to some the webcam element might seem a superfluous addition to what is primarily a musical venture, the explosive worldwide popularity of the Boiler Room platform suggests that the video element helps a geographically scattered audience to connect. “The live stream element was very much…”
by Andy Soloman for Beat Route Magazine
…our Chapel Sound peeps gettin’ love!
Slimkid3, Fatlip & The Pharcyde gang closing out their tour opener with a group shot!
…I feel insanely blessed to have had the opportunity to get to know and rock with the Pharcyde.
Delicious Vinyl prs Bizarre Ride II THE PHARCYDE Live (L.A.)[Delicious Vinyl]
Bizarre Ride II - THE PHARCYDE - LIVE featuring Fatlip, Slimkid3 (Formerly of the Pharcyde), J. Sw!ft, L.A. Jay w/ Special guests Emotionz, Kai, & A-Ro
The band will be playing The Bizarre Ride ll Cd live from start to finish including the skits for their 20th Anniversary.
SUNDAY/NOVEMBER 18th 2012
VENUE Nightclub, Vancouver, B.C.
881 Granville St.
DOORS at 9PM - SHOW at 10:30PM
Tickets available online at Blueprintevents.ca NOW: http://www.blueprintevents.ca/events/71839/615/THE-PHARCYDE-%28Live%29—-performing-Bizarre-Ride-II-——VENUE-Venue-Nightclub.html…TOMORROW NIGHT Y’ALL!!!!
SATURDAY / NOVEMBER 3rd / WALDORF
SOUND SELECTIONS BY:
♪ FALCONS ♪
• KLINE •
Δ HEADSPACE Δ
♦ BOHA ♦
░ NICK WISDOM ░
│ POINT^NDCLICK │
φ 8PRN φ (DJ SET)
¢ ΛUTEM ¢
+ A-RO +
↑ TIGER ↑
† DJ SILENCE †
AND RESIDENT DJ ♥ CHERCHEZ LA FEMME ♥
VISUALS BY SORCERESS ╫ WHICH NANCY ╫
Pac Div & Mikey Rocks w/ A-Ro & Ill Tone @ Republic Vancouver
…Random collection of photos from Pac Div on Tuesday taken by DOSE magazine… except for a couple
LIVE @ Republic:
PAC DIVISION (Los Angeles)
SIR MICHAEL ROCKS (Chicago)
With Special Performance by A-Ro & Ill Tone
Alongside DJs J-Fresh, Seko, Unit & Shakespeare
California trio Like, Mibbs, and BeYoung came together in high school to form Pacific Division. The group has crafted an original timeless sound that is influenced by the golden era of hip hop. Pac Div’s mixtapes and releases (Pac Div EP & The Div LP) simply affirms that good music is timeless while their live show is, well, live
Sir Michael Rocks is best known as one half of the rap due The Cool Kids along side Chuck Inglish. While The Cool Kids are on hiatus, Mikey has focused on his solo career and signed to Currency’s Jet Life Records. He has dropped 4 solo mixtapes over the past couple of years. 2011’s The Rocks Report and Premier Politics, and 2012’s Premier Politics 1.5 and most recently Lap Of Lux.
Tuesday October 9th – 9:00PM-3:00AM
at Best of Both Worlds Tuesdays
Republic Nightclub – 958 Granville St
Twitter: @RepublicYVR @itspacdiv @sirmichaelrocks @ElekwentFolk @jfresh604 @djseko @deejayunit @DJGRatt @KimberlyFraatz @Donnelly_Group