Five Minutes With: Vancouver Indie Rock Band Cast

Cast is a dynamic band hailing from the thriving music scene of Vancouver, Canada. Since their formation in 2010, they have become a prominent force within the city’s rich musical landscape. Known for their captivating performances and genre-bending sound, Cast has captured the hearts of audiences far and wide.

Blending elements of indie rock, folk, and alternative pop, Cast has created a distinct sonic identity that sets them apart. Their music is characterized by introspective lyrics and immersive melodies, drawing listeners into a world of raw emotions and thoughtful storytelling.

Throughout their career, Cast has achieved notable milestones. Their debut album, released in 2013, garnered critical acclaim and established them as an up-and-coming band to watch. They have since taken the stage at renowned venues across Vancouver, leaving audiences spellbound with their mesmerizing live shows.

With their poetic lyricism and exceptional musicianship, Cast has cultivated a dedicated fan base. Their music resonates on a deep level, exploring themes of love, heartbreak, and the human experience. They have successfully reached a global audience through streaming platforms, captivating listeners with their artistry and authenticity.

Cast

Name:

CAST (Ben Brown – drummer of CAST)

Genre:

Indie rock

# of Albums:

2

Latest Album:

Identities

Latest Single:

Soften You

Latest Video:

Favourite musician growing up:

Cozybones

Favourite musician now:

Daniel Ceasar

Guilty pleasure song:

Gimme Some More by Busta Rhymes

Live show ritual:

Do some stretching, yoga

Favourite local musician:

Dakota Bear

EP or LP?

LP

Early bird or night owl?

Night owl

Road or studio?

Road

Where can we follow you?

Facebook | Instagram

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Rapid Fire Local Questions:

What is your favourite local restaurant?

Saba Foods on main st

What is your favourite street in your city and why?

Beach Ave in the west end is a beautiful stroll any time of the year

What is your favourite park in your city and why?

Jonathan Rogers Park because I walk through it every day on my way to work and it helps clear my mind

What is your favourite music venue in your city?

China cloud studios

What is your favourite music store in your city?

Rufus music shop

 

 

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