Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017

RIML: Gary Numan

A real honour to meet Mr. Gary Numan, who gave us one of our most intimate interviews yet in the Records In My Life series.  Filmed downstairs at The Rickshaw in Vancouver, Canada.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Farmteam - 1952 Vincent Black Lightning (Richard Thompson cover)

Farmteam, an acoustic folk band from Vancouver, BC, Canada, performing at their first house concert in East Van. April 2014.  The band is covering the Richard Thompson song 1952 Vincent Black Lightning.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Farmteam on Thetis Island

This past summer Farmteam (the band) performed an outdoor concert to the community on Thetis Island, British Columbia.  It was a marvelous party on a great evening.  The clip below is just one song from an evening of music, the band is covering "I'm On Fire" by Bruce Springsteen.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

New Band - The Charm Offensive (live)

The Charm Offensive, a brand new band featuring Hatch Benedict (front man of Sex With Strangers) and Trish Kelly, performed their debut show earlier this autumn at The Fox Cabaret.  The band has just released their first EP - Polite Mouth/Honest Hands which available on iTunes, Spotify and all other streaming sites.

In the clip below the band is joined by two additional backing vocalists (The Bow-ties) for the song Alternative Facts

Videography by Benn McGuire, Patrick Gilmore
Editing by M R Henning

Monday, August 7, 2017

RIML: John Taylor of Duran Duran

This is a big one!  We traveled to Edmonton Alberta to film this interview.  Quite a pleasure to meet John Taylor,  we are extremely proud of this interview.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Bob and Ross star in Real Life Turns Me On

Combine the Victorious has a brilliant remix by Australian DJ/Producer Kreap and to add to it's impact they've curiously added a cat video to the dance track! Featuring two 18 and a half year old tabbies, Bob and Ross, just sleeping and snuggling together in seeming disparity with

Video credit: Produced by Combine the Victorious
Videography by Isabelle Dunlop
Editing by Mark R Henning

Song credit:
Remix produced by Ben "Kreap" Crea
Song written by Henning, Dunlop, Crea

RIML: Twin Peaks

< br/> Chicago indie rockers Twin Peaks join us for this week's Records In My Life.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Real Life Turns Me On (Kreap Backroom Orgy Mix)

Combine the Victorious has just digitally released its new remix by Australia DJ/producer Kreap for Real Life Turns Me On (Kreap Backroom Orgy Mix).  Available on all digital retailers and streaming sites including Spotify:

Or if you prefer Apple iTunes please click here

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

RIML: Mother Mother

We Caught up with Molly and Ryan Guldemond of the band Mother Mother in the middle of their five night run at the Commodore Ballroom, celebrating the end of the Canadian tour to release the new "No Culture" album.   The sister and brother filled us in on the music that shaped their early years and were not shy about sharing a series of Motion Picture Soundtracks that they loved!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Best Tonight (official video) - Combine the Victorious

We proudly present the Wayne Hoecherl directed video for Best Tonight by Combine the Victorious.  The video features Taya Morrow, who choreographed and performed the dancing in a mysterious tunnel to great effect.  Special thanks must be given to Taya and Wayne as well as Dan Kozma for his excellent camera work and editing as well as Chris Hooper for assisting with the dolly during the shoot.

Taya Morrow was styled by Isabelle Dunlop, and you can see her dancing to great effect in flowing scarves and wool outfits. Hair and makeup was courtesy of Charlene Santaga of Bambu Salon, Vancouver BC.

Big thanks to everyone involved in this project, we're very pleased with how lovely it's all turned out!

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

RIML: Lee Fields

The one and only Lee Fields joined us for an interview before his sold out show at Imperial Vancouver last month.  Lee spoke at length about the music he loved and the songs that shaped his life, as well as offering a message of hope for the world.  He is a genuine soul singing legend!

Monday, January 2, 2017

Isabelle Dunlop Runway Show 12-14-16

Boutique Empire proudly presents the 2016/17 winter runway show from Isabelle Dunlop Clothing.  Recorded at the Fox Cabaret on Dec 14th 2016, Isabelle displayed over 20 outfits at the fashion show to unanimous acclaim.

Isabelle Dunlop Runway Show
Dec 14th 2016
Winter 16/17 collection

Isabelle Dunlop Clothing Store
4158 Main Street, Vancouver, Canada

Produced by Boutique Empire
Camera operators:
Mike Love
Benn McGuire
Mark Henning

Still photography:
Shannon R.D. Miller

Mark Henning

Combine the Victorious - Real Life Turns Me On (Kreap remix)  download Here

Thanks to the lovely models:
Carmel Armit
Christina Sicoli
Alex Badger
Carly Bentall
Melissa Steel
Parisa Roohipour
Anita Roberts
Anne Vivier-Manceau
Stephanie Hewitt
Michelle Addison
Stella Addison

Additional thanks to the fine staff of the Fox Cabaret, our film crew,  Minna Simko, Fiona Winning, and all the wonderful guests who attended the event.