Stuff your Dad likes: slam dunk contests

In this week’s Stuff your Dad likes examines the time-honoured tradition of slam dunk contests. ... Continue Reading
Lemmy and co. will do more than teach you how to grow a rockin' mustache on Feb. 20. Podknox/Flickr.

The Wörld (and Abbotsford) is Motörhead’s

Motörhead comes to kick your ass on Feb. 20.... Continue Reading

Stuff your Dad likes: English humour

Stuff your Dad Like’s columnist Jacob Zinn tries to explain your dad’s sense of humour.... Continue Reading

In Flames set the Commodore on fire

Melodic death metal troupe leaves Vancouver ablaze.... Continue Reading

Stuff your Dad likes: power ballads

V-day is coming up, which means you’re either in love or lonely and miserable.... Continue Reading
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Stuff your Dad likes: Dad beer

Jacob Zinn can’t give you fatherly advice, but he can teach you armpit farts.... Continue Reading

Hanson heads to the Vogue

The Hanson brothers started making music in the middle of nowhere, and 20 years later, they’re performing in Vancouver on their world tour.... Continue Reading
Rhythm guitarist and backup vocalist Russ Parrish hams it up for his potential Vancouver groupies. JACOB ZINN/THE RUNNER

Steel Panther rocks the Ballroom

There was more red lipstick, teased hair, pierced nipples and leopard print than necessary at Steel Panther’s Thursday-night show.... Continue Reading

Stuff Your Dad Likes: redoing resolutions

Resolution are meant to be broken, especially by your dad. Jacob Zinn brings you another installment of Stuff your Dad Likes.... Continue Reading
Steel Panther comes back to revive hair metal. Sezzles/Flickr

Steel Panther to penetrate Vancouver

Men may want to lock up their daughters, girlfriends, sisters and wives the nights of Jan. 12 and 13. ... Continue Reading
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Stuff Your Dad Likes: Christmas classics

It’s the time of year when your dad likes to watch classic winter action flicks.... Continue Reading

Paul Brandt brings country to City in the Country

Paul Brandt brings big city dreams to Abbotsford on Dec. 14.... Continue Reading
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Brian Setzer to start another riot

Brian Setzer will bring a swing not known to Vancouver since the ’60s, on Christmas Eve at the Commodore Ballroom.... Continue Reading
Axl Rose won't bring Slash, but he'll bring pit stains, to the Pacific Coliseum. Edvill/Flickr

Axl Rose to bring guns, roses to Vancouver

Let’s hope that the ticket prices to Guns ‘n Roses Dec. 17 show don’t incite another GNR riot.... Continue Reading

Stuff your dad likes: retro gaming

Jacob Zinn can’t give you fatherly advice, but he can drink Schlitz and tell you to quit blocking the TV.... Continue Reading