Assorted NMW-Associated Things Online
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Hold on to your hats, folks. There's a ton of links here pertaining to all sorts of New Music West-y things, from some of the
bands that were part of the festival, to sponsors, to labels and 'zines. Take a look around, discover some cool new talent,
and feel free to add your own links to the guestbook. Happy scrolling!
New Music West
House of Blues
John Ford +more
Be Good Tanyas
Matthew Good Band
Handsome Boy Modelling School
Grapes of Wrath
Third Eye Tribe
Sun Like Star
Lowest of the Low
Exit This Side
Day Shine Dark
Hot Little Rocket
The Official website of the festival
Vancouver's premier rock
Alternative Radio on CBC
Top Forty music station
Vancouver's news + entertainment weekly
Society of composers, authors and music publishers
Training Canada's next batch of digital media-philes
Beer. Need we say more? Oh yeah - I am Canadian!!
Fast Forward to the future...electronics and music retailer
The cheapest CD's in the world! Score!
Keeping you up to date on what's going down in Vancouver
Music reviews and sounds
The official stage drink of dehydrated rock stars
Pam the Swag Queen will silk-screen anything - I mean anything
Canadian indie management/label
Supporting the best in local talent. I haven't seen a shitty band yet from them
Toronto everything-guy JMS brings you tunes and advice
New York alterna-'zine
Alternative/underground music and culture website
Vancouver lifestyle magazine with a flair for the tastefully twisted
No-holds-barred music magazine...craziness!
Label home of Sarah Mclachlan and GOB
Megalithic concert promoters
DOA's Joey Shithead Keithely's punkzine
Label and management for some of Vancouver's finest
Multimedia wizard Rod Kovacs creates stunning visuals for music
Glammy-rocky music site(don't forget your shades)
NMW's sister fest in the East
NMW and CMW's long-lost cousin
NMW and CMW's long-lost cousin twice-removed
The Nation's Music Station!
Canada's biggest glossy music mag
Amazing array of as-yet-unheard musicians
Interactive music site with sound bytes and oodles of info
Vancouver's music scene covered online
Home of Ashley Park - gorgeous site
College radio chock full of local flavor and deabuchery courtesy of the likes of Nardwuar the Human Serviette
Subpop recording artists and pure punk insanity!
Nettwerk sweetheart who's landing some smashing gigs lately
More rip-roarin' raucous rock
Folky flair that makes ya want to dance
Still more ass-kickin'rock and roll! This town is full of it
Ass-kickin' rock and roll, but from Toronto...(they're good enough we can forgive that)
A pre-Duster incarnate
Sweet country melodies
Funky tunes from ex-Bass Is Base guy
Former supercool band of Craig Northey, who now plays with everyone it seems
Local bluesy rock hero with a long history
The biggest Vancouver export of the last few years - anyone keep track of how many awards they won over the week?
Australian powerpop band with some wicked chicks
The Human Serviette strikes again...
Confident girl struts her stuff
Seattle-based ex-Vancouverites are back
We wish we'd see more of these guys lately - damn MOM!
The most intense chick in Vancouver
Melodic, flowing, sweet, and soaring
Trip-hop-rap sonic mastery
60's psychadelica pop
Costumes, out-of-this-worldiness, just odd
Bluesy and hard-hitting music
VAMProck in it's most decorated form
Shit-kickin' rock and roll!!
Fun beyond belief pop-o-rama
Definition-of-Candian rock in one neat package
Classic Canadian mid-rock returns for an encore
Funk-dub-hip-hop with a deep social commentary
Crunchy in-your-face pop rock
Electronic rock with insane energy (highly recommended!)
If you need a description, I can't help you...
Mature Canadian punk
More delicious Canadiana
Ambient folk swirl
Dynamic, moody music that messes with heart and head
Intense gut-wrenching rock
Great Brit-like rock
"Spunked-up porno rock"...sounds good to me
You just don't get much cheesier...
New school funk juggernaut
More yummy pop-rock
Some of the finest-crafted pure-popiness
Mellow and gorgeous rock
Highly-talented jazz pianist
Spirited chick that puts on one helluva perfomance
Local darling for years, she came out of hiding for the WCMAs
A world beat flavor that gets you on your feet
Yelping, squealing, loud rock
Swirly pop-rock fun!
Loud tunes from the locals
Two guys creating more noise than two guys should
High school pals of mine that have taken their funk ensemble to a new level
Purring and whirring
Sneaks up and grabs you
"Blissful melancholia" - what a great description
Hard and hard and harder still
Clever and skillful pop with a good dose of cynicism
Cosy and warm country rock
"Like a raging boner" - yikes!
Good to see this pop outfit is back in biz
Crazy-fun boisterous rawwwwwk!
space-rock with a pop mentality
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