Hollie McGowan

Features

Everything You Need to Know About the Drug Threatening Canada’s Party Scene

With fentanyl-related deaths on the rise across the country, here's what clubs and festivals are doing to fight back.
Hollie McGowan
11.22.16
Features

Predicting the Future of Canadian Electronic Music with Four Artists at Bass Coast 2016

Sergio Levels, Michael Red, Esette, and Andrew Williams tell us how we can better grow scenes across the country.
Hollie McGowan
7.15.16
Festival Season!

Bass Coast Announces 2016 Lineup Including Machinedrum, Todd Edwards, and More

British Columbia’s electronic music and arts festival returns for its eighth year.
Hollie McGowan
3.2.16
Thump

Oregon's What The Festival Announces 2016 Lineup with Bonobo, Claude VonStroke, Lido, and More

Make plans now to be at Wolf Run Ranch June 17-20.
Hollie McGowan
2.17.16
deep dives

Vancouver's Pilot Program is More than a Victory for the City's Right to Party

Cost of living, by-laws, and a lack of public funding—now the arts community is finally getting some love.
Hollie McGowan
1.21.16
northmix

NORTHMIX: Woodhead

Put on your dancin' shoes for this tasty sample of Vancity's underground.
Hollie McGowan
12.16.15
imprints

Imprints: East Van Digital

Label founder Joseph Martin is building the Vancouver scene.
Hollie McGowan
11.18.15
northmix

NORTHMIX: Sinistarr

Open the door to cosmic weirdness.
Hollie McGowan
10.7.15
dubstep

How Youngsta Went From a High School Dropout to the Forefront of UK Dubstep

This South Londoner remains loyal to his signature sounds of the underground.
Hollie McGowan
9.23.15
thump exclusive stream

Isis Graham and Substation Recordings Will Have "You" Grooving Like It's 1990

Four-to-the-floor's love affair with acid is back.
Hollie McGowan
9.11.15
Festival Season!

Shambhala 2015 Was a Carnivalesque Gathering of Bass Music’s Best

The infectious high-fives, mandatory group hugs, and all-nighters were all accounted for. Justin Bieber was not.
Hollie McGowan
8.12.15
Festival Season!

From Shambhala to EDC, PK Sound is On A Never-Ending Festival Circuit

How the Alberta-based company continues to thrive in North American electronic music culture.
Hollie McGowan
7.22.15
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