27.03.12 by Jeff

Playground

Playground.is The Human Statues, Its So Simple
There is a scene in Efterklang’s film “An Island” where the band performs with local people from a small town and although it is obvious that most of them are not musicians they are all playing instruments alongside the band. It is a beautiful scene (I admit I shed a tear the first time I watched it), and I was so inspired by it I began brainstorming ways that I could create a similar experience with bands here in Vancouver. I didn’t take the idea any further than my notepad.

Last week I discovered that some fellow Vancouverites have started doing this very thing! They call it Playground. The premise is simple: One band, one audience, one goal. Create a song together, and then record it in less than an hour.

Watch a video of the most recent Playground event below!

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13.03.12 by Jeff

Erin McSavaney

Vancouver based artist painter Erin McSavaney
“HWY 101″, paintings by Erin McSavaney. Vancouver.

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13.03.12 by Jeff

Kutcorners and Marvel

The Freshest Live Set 1.0 featuring Kutcorners and Marvel
A 7-minute live set by Kutcorners and Marvel. The second half is nuts.

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12.03.12 by Jeff

Ben Skinner

vancouver based artist ben skinner
“The Impracticality Of Preparedness” by Ben Skinner. I ran into Ben at the grocery store today and remembered I wanted to post this fantastic watercolour piece.

benskinner.com

27.01.12 by Jeff

Leeside Skateboard Mayhem

Vancouver Halloween Leeside Skateboard Mayhem by Zenga Bros

When people ask me what Vancouver is like, this is the video I’ll show them. Watch the video in all its glory below.

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14.01.12 by Jeff

Janice Wu

Drawings by Vancouver based artist Janice Wu
Gouache drawings by Janice Wu. Vancouver.

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06.12.11 by Jeff

Mini-film for Native

Here is a mini-film for Native Shoes, co-directed by Corey Adams and meeee (Yes, I actually made something). We spent the last month writing this thing, shooting it, hiring ninjas for it – well, you get the idea. I hope you enjoy it!

23.11.11 by Jeff

Jenny G

Paintings by Jenny G. Vancouver.

Vancouver based artist painter Jenny G
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