May 2, 2016

GRUB | Anh + Chi Vietnamese x Riley Park–Little Mountain

Anh + Chi Vietnamese Restaurant | Riley Park, Vancouver

Riley Park–Little Mountain—From the ashes of Phở Hoàng, a fixture on Main Street since 1983, comes Anh + Chi now a completely revamped, renovated, and rebranded Vietnamese eatery specializing in a hipper culinary experience and more affluent clientele while still aiming satisfy all our basic dining needs.

April 28, 2016

SOUND | Death From Above 1979 x PNE Forum

Death From Above 1979 | PNE Forum, Vancouver

Hastings-Sunrise—(April 26, 2016) They've returned. Eclectic Toronto noise rock duo Death From Above 1979 teamed up with co-headliner Eagles of Death Metal (and opener Biblical) to kick off their nine-date Canadian tour at the PNE Forum deep in East Vancouver.

April 25, 2016

CINEMA | Key and Peele Meow Hard – 'Keanu'

Keegan-Michael Key Jordan Peele Peter Atencio | Keanu

Key & Peele sketch comedy duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have struck out on their own in Keanu, a throwback to 1980-90s style action comedies, full of their trademark racial humour and wit. Centred on the wacky premise of getting back their stolen titular pet cat, Key and Peele find themselves in all sorts of comically dangerous situations that call for them to use their skills to assume more streetwise alter egos and fit into the Los Angeles drug trade.

April 21, 2016

BEERFEST | Tacos x Four Winds Brewing x Delta

Four Winds Brewing Co. | Delta, BC

DeltaFour Winds Brewing Co.'s tasting room is now offering fresh tacos made in-house in addition to their refreshing lineup of craft ales.

April 18, 2016

CINEMA | Disney Brings 'The Jungle Book' to Life

Disney | Jon Favreau | The Jungle Book 2016

Walt Disney Pictures continues the live action trend of adapting its own catalogue of animated classics, themselves based on old works of literature and fable storytelling, with Iron Man director Jon Favreau's mostly computer-animated but live action appearing, visual effects rendered retelling of Rudyard Kipling's eponymous stories and the 1967 animated version of The Jungle Book.

April 14, 2016

CINEMA | Hazed and Confused – 'Everybody Wants Some!!'

"That's what I'm talking about, man."
Richard Linklater | Everybody Wants Some!!

Everybody Wants Some!! (with two exclamation points like the Van Halen song) is an undeniably fun, joyful film about the heightened experience of male bonding and college life in early 1980s Texas. Modelled as a spiritually successor to the sprawling 1970s high school set Dazed and Confused, Austin filmmaker Richard Linklater brings the same period authenticity and youthful aesthetic to this entry of his brand of character led cinema.

April 11, 2016

FEAST | Tequila Dinner x Tacofino Commissary

Tacofino Commissary | East Hastings, Vancouver

Grandview-Woodland—(March 29, 2016) Hot on the heels of celebrating their first Tacoversary in GastownTacofino Commissary hosted a one-night only tequila tasting and four-course pairing dinner at their East Hastings location this past week with unsurprisingly delicious results.