Posts byJamie Gib

Excision Announces Dates, Tickets for Bass Canyon

Excision is one of the most storied artists out of British Columbia, no doubt about that. From humble beginnings in Kelowna, to turning heads as a resident DJ at Shambhala Music Festival’s Village Stage, to selling out arenas with his full-scale, face-numbing production shows, Jeff

Ten Years of Aufect Recordings: Then to Now

If you’re at all a fan of bass music, chances are you’ve rinsed out an Aufect tune. They were formed in 2008 by Vancouver legend Patrick Cure, in order to showcase the seemingly endless line of west coast talent, especially in the bass music vein.

Reviewing 11 Years of Rifflandia!

By guest writer Jim Vanderhorst of Rebel Cause Films and Jamie Gib Held across many of the city’s most popular venues, and taking over two spaces surrounding the popular Phillips Brewery and Royal Athletic Park in beautiful downtown Victoria, Rifflandia is best comparable to Austin’s famous

Shambhala Turns 21 With Festivities To Match!

Shambhala Music Festival undertook it’s 21st celebration, and it was one to remember for sure. Last year, Shambhala had fires in very close proximity, creating a very odd vibe and putting a damper on many of the festivities. The first thing we noticed when we

10 Can’t Miss Artists at Shambhala Music Festival

The long awaited Shambhala Music Festival is just around this corner. This year is the big one. For many, this is what the entire basis of festival season. With an absolutely torrential lineup full of some of the most impressive artists in the game, ranging

5 Artists To Watch At Electric Love Festival 2018!

It’s coming, faster than ever, and we are READY! It’s time for Electric Love Festival once again, and we are eccstatic to say the least. Nestled in the Cheam Fishing Village in Agassiz. BC, this festival has risen from obscurity to become one of the

Win Your Way Into Electric Love Music Festival!

Electric Love is fast approaching, and in our opinion, it’s going to be one of the best of the season! With a diverse and varied lineup full of old school pioneers and new school trend setters, it’s got something for everyone! Featuring such names as

Artist Profile: Sara Sukkha [Interview + Mix]

Vancouver, BC has always been a hive of talent in the electronic music world. Mega-watt stars The Funk Hunters called it their home base for years, and it’s even become a place where international DJs come to experience that West Coast lifestyle and end up

Shambhala 2018 Goes Live With Their Strongest Artist Lineup to Date

Shambhala is back with their 2018 lineup! This year’s artist roster melds old school, with names like Aphrodite, Dizzee Rascal, DJ Maseo (Of De La Soul fame!) and Joker, with the best in established current talent, including masked virtuosos Black Tiger Sex Machine, Dirtybird pioneer Claude Von Stroke, and Destructo. After the

Snowbombing Canada: 5 Artists To Watch For in 2018

When the news broke in 2016 that massive European ski and music festival Snowbombing was making it’s Canadian debut in 2017, people were full of excitement. Dance Music Northwest got to attend last year, and it was a blast! Coors Light Snowbombing reimagines the festival