Serving Greater Vancouver & the Fraser Valley

14/04 April 2014

Bez Arts Hub

by Keri Vermeulen   An intimate new performing arts space in Langley has opened, and it should set hearts pounding for lovers of live theatre, dance, story telling, and music. Bez Arts Hub is a black box style theatre and dance studio that provides home for creative performance, but also foundational education for a new […]

17/03 March 2017

Brian Doerksen – Chilliwack Symphony

Brian Doerksen in Abbotsford   Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra & Chorus presents  Lenten Reflections and Mozart’s Requiem               Brian Doerksen in Abbotsford Award winning Christian singer-songwriter Brian Doerksen will be live on stage in Abbotsford on March 25 at Level Ground Church. Doerksen is a thoughtful, genuine, and talented musician […]

17/03 March 2017

The Springman Family: Happy Beach

by Peter Fleck When it was announced that Happy Beach had won the Covenant Award for Children’s Album of the Year in Edmonton on January 26, the Springman kids enthusiastically ran to the stage to accept their award. “This is the best band I’ve ever had,” Perry Springman gushes about his four children aged six […]

17/03 March 2017

Christian Music Happenings

By Kevin Pollard The 59th Annual Grammy Awards recognized Gospel music as honours were handed out to Hillary Scott & The Scott Family as Love Remains took the category of Best Contemporary Christian Music Album while their song “Thy Will” won Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song that saw Canadian producer/songwriter Bernie Herms take home his […]

17/03 March 2017

Church united at Breakforth 

by Kevin Pollard The last weekend in January marked the first-time GMA Canada combined their annual Covenant Awards and GMA week with the Breakforth Conference in Edmonton. The 38th Annual Covenant Awards theme was “Past, Present and Future” of Canadian Gospel Music and it was an honour to be there representing the “Past” singing with […]

17/03 March 2017

BC artists shine at the 38th Annual Covenant Awards

by Peter Fleck British Columbia’s reputation as a hotbed of Christian music was further cemented during the 38th Annual Covenant Awards on January 26 in Edmonton. More than a quarter of the 34 Canadian Christian music awards handed out went to artists residing in the Metro Vancouver area. Foremost was Abbotsford’s Tim Neufeld who took […]

17/03 March 2017

Southern Gospel group Legacy Five coming to Chilliwack

by Al Philips The Cathedrals could arguably be the most popular Southern Gospel Quartet of the 20th Century, from the group’s 1964 start by founding members Glen Payne and George Younce. When the Legendary Cathedrals retired in December of 1999, then current members Scott Fowler and Roger Bennett decided to continue their rich musical tradition. […]

17/02 February 2017

Christian music news

by Kevin Pollard   Hillsong Young and Free recently released their music video for “Falling Into You” that features footage from their concert here in Vancouver at Broadway church last September.If you missed their first concert here in BC you will get another chance as they were recently announced to lead worship at the opening […]

17/01 January 2017

Music: 2016 in review

  by Kevin Pollard     Hillsong Young & Free: Youth Revival Hillsong/Capital/Sparrow, 2016 Three years ago we were introduced to Hillsong Young & Free with their debut album that brought together passionate worship and electronic beats. Highlights on their sophomore album Youth Revival include dance-worthy tracks like “Where You Are”, “Real Love” and last […]

16/11 November 2016

Canadian Music Centre BC orchestrates new venue

by Marion Van Driel European masters often come to mind when we think of great classical music. But there’s an ever-expanding creative network of composers right here in BC. Concert music is alive and well in our country and our province – thanks to the Canadian Music Center of BC (CMC BC). The organization has […]