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Featured Event: Happy Ending Fridays

Happy Ending Fridays features the world’s best on rotation alongside local superstars including LeChance, Cherchez, Rich-A, J Soul, Christian Flores, Christine Yurie, Jolin Ras, Wtru, Tails, Dr.Seiz, Shaunic, Ekali, Kempeh & more! No matter what style…

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Music Waste is a necessity for Vancouver’s independent music scene

By Vanessa Tam

Like most great things in life, Music Waste was created out of necessity.

A necessity for accessible places where anyone could go regardless of who they are or where they’re from, to both discover and support Vancouver’s local community of independent artists and musicians. Originally founded in the 1994 as a counter-culture music festival, Music Waste continues on as a completely volunteer-run organization that annually showcases over 70 local bands, artists and comedians across a variety of venues.

With the first day of Music Waste 2017 set for June 1st at Fortune Sound Club, we had the chance to catch up with Eleanor Wearing, director of the organizing team, about what festival-goers can expect this year.

Tell us about your first experience at Music Waste

My first experience with Music Waste was in 2013, which was the first summer I spent in Vancouver after moving here for school in 2011. Before that I had only attended larger, one-venue music festivals, and the idea of a festival being at a bunch of different venues across a city was really intriguing to me.

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Set-times for tonight's Spag Heddy show at #WayHome w/ support from Vibe Selektaz and GMANG.

Get those last minute tickets at bit.ly/2mxzoFU or at the door!
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Toronto rap collective CMDWN is returning to Happy Ending Fridays this week w/ support from HEF residents Rico Uno, Flores & LeChance +++ Get LITT is in the Livestock room for a special Dillon Francis Tribute Piñata Party 🎊🎊🎊

Grab those tickets at bit.ly/2rPp82C!
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Best day ever! Go Skateboarding Day the Hip-Hop Karaoke edition with so much going on in our space tn. Read up more and get on that list!

2nite! Hip-Hop Karaoke // Go Skate Day afterparty at Fortune
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