MindilBeach

MINDIL BEACH

We had a blast filming on Cypress Mountain with Mindil Beach. The city was sparkling in the distance and the ...

FACTS

FACTS

FACTS crashed New York Novelties on Main Street with the Green Couch and made magic happen. With a limited time ...

Headwater

Headwater

On a very rainy morning we met Jonas Shandel of Headwater and his band Noah Walker, Raquel Nwar and Michael ...

the river and the road

THE RIVER AND THE ROAD

It’s about time the rowdy roots-rockin’ rascals of The River and The Road made their way to play upon the ...

Sky wallace

SKYE WALLACE

We drove along the famously beautiful Sea to Sky Highway and stopped in the quaint community of Britannia Beach. As ...

teagan Johnston

TEAGAN JOHNSTON

The Green Couch traveled across the Georgia Straight to Victoria to film a session with local singer songwriter Teagen Johnston. ...

Daniel champagane

DANIEL CHAMPAGNE

Australian singer songwriter and guitar wizard Daniel Champagne met up with us in Victoria, BC earlier this month. He was ...

zachary lucky

ZACHARY LUCKY

On a sunny winter day Zachary performed for us on the shores of the duck pond in Vancouver’s Charlson Park. ...

maria in the shower

MARIA IN THE SHOWER

A few steps outside the Folk Festival grounds in the middle of the bike lot Maria in the Shower set ...

wintersleep

WINTERSLEEP

We finally found session footage that we thought we has lost!  A couple years ago we had the crazy chance ...

delbarber

DEL BARBER

We were honored to film with Manitoba native and JUNO nominee Del Barber during the Vancouver Folk Music Festival last ...

LINKA

LENKA

Australian born singing sensation LENKA was gracious enough to perform on the Green Couch during her North American tour this ...

TheWoodenSky

The Wooden Sky

As part of our collaboration with the Vancouver Folk Music Festival we connected with Gavin Gardiner of Ontario indie rock ...

CloseTalker

Close Talker

The sun was out in full force on an early Saturday morning in Aug. We met Will Quiring, Matthew Kopperud, ...

RoyalCanoe

Royal Canoe

“Royal Canoe is a band armed with falsettos, guitars, effects pedals, drums, bass, tambourines, shakers and a six-keyboard super-weapon. Originally ...

DominiqueFricot

Dominique Fricot

Dominique Fricot and Lonny Eagleton met us in Cates Park in North Vancouver. They turned heads as they lugged the ...

Whitehorse

Whitehorse

We met up with Whitehorse behind the main stage at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival in July of this year. ...

FakeSharkRealZombi

Fake Shark – Real Zombie

In the heart of Science World's "Density" exhibit Fake Shark - Real Zombie rocked out amidst the giant red balls. They played their hit song "Paint It Gold" as the sun set over False Creek.

ChrisHo•GCS

Chris Ho

We met up with Chris and Sejal under the giant sparrows in Olympic Village on an overcast afternoon. The pair ...

SophiaDanai

Sophia Danai

There is a reason Sophia was discovered by Grammy winning producer Chin Injeti 3 years ago by a YouTube video ...

local natives

LOCAL NATIVES

We met the boys of Local Natives at the corner of Seymour and Smithe parked on the curb outside the ...

jordan klassen

JORDAN KLASSEN

The Green Couch battled its way through heavy traffic to make it to Habitat Studios in Langley, BC but the ...

willhorse

WILLHORSE

This session has been at least a year in the making. We met Todd Menzies way back in 2011 under ...

said the whale

SAID THE WHALE

Our first ever 360º session was filmed in Saint James Hall in Kitsilano. Tyler, Ben, Spencer, Jaycelyn and Nathan joined ...

two hours traffic

TWO HOURS TRAFFIC

Artist: Two Hours Traffic Song: Audrey Two Hours Traffic met us in Yaletown at Goorin Brothers Hat Shop on a ...

hey Ocean

HEY OCEAN!

Song: ‘Why Did You Make Me Care’ from Beck’s latest album ‘Song Reader’ Way back in January we attended Beckstravaganza, ...

the belle game

THE BELLE GAME

We met on a sunny day in a dingy alley behind The Rickshaw Theatre. The band and our crew made ...

Dear Rougue

DEAR ROUGE

Song: It’s Different On a cold rainy evening in Vancouver we met up with 2012 PEAK Performance Project winners Dear ...

ChristopherSmith

CHRISTOPHER SMITH

Live from a rooftop above the city, as the sun touched the horizon. Christopher Smith and his bandmates, Shaunn Thomas ...

Jp Maurice

JP MAURICE

Our good friend JP was joined by a talented group of local musicians for this big beautiful session. Scott Perrie ...

Shred Kelly

SHRED KELLY

On a late fall afternoon we met our friends from Shred Kelly down by the dock in Crab Park. The ...

Nick Everette

NICK EVERET

Nick rode a borrowed bicycle along the Sea Wall to our sofa sitting on the grass. He became so entranced ...

Zac Pik

ZAAC PICK

Swimming Raccoons and Dozens of Loons Came floating by for the session. Hosted by: Stanley Park on a sunny day.

MBF

MICHAEL BERNARD FITZGERALD

We were very happy people when Michael Bernard Fitzgerald told us he was coming out west and wanted to sing ...

BEND SINISTER

BEND SINISTER

Filming with Dan, Matt, Jason and Joseph of local rock band Bend Sinister is like eating popsicles in the sunshine. ...

PLEASURE CRUISE

PLEASURE CRUISE

The Green Couch + Pleasure Cruise + Summer Sunsets = a fantastic combination that leaves us listless for short sleeves ...

Goodforgrapes

GOOD FOR GRAPES

On a sunny Folk Fest evening we traveled with Good for Grapes to the sands of Jericho Beach. We laid ...

ROYAL WOOD

ROYAL WOOD

Amid the bustling excitement and hectic crossfire of musicians and music lovers alike, we met up with Ontario native Royal ...

JAMES STRUTHERS

JAMES STRUTHERS

We met up with James and his beautiful back-up singers, Kendra Penner and Annalaure Koop, all Winnipeg natives, outside a ...

ADALINE

ADALINE

Since Adaline’s album dropped earlier this year we have had “The Noise” on repeat. We sing it to each other ...

Band of skulls

BAND OF SKULLS

We met up with Band of Skulls at the Commodore Ballroom just as their string of press interviews were finishing ...

soundclash

JAY MALINOWSKI

We filmed this session early in the morning on a cool fall day. Skating lessons were taking place on Robson ...

COLIN BULLOCK

COLLIN BULLOCK

I can’t think of a more fitting host for the Green Couch than the Prophouse Cafe. The Couch fit right ...

ruffled feathers

RUFFLED FEATHERS

We filmed our session with the Ruffled Feathers, surrounded by history. The Museum of Vancouver was more than happy to ...

races

RACES

We were hooked the moment RACES started spraying from our speakers! The LA natives were on a whirlwind tour up ...

ohbijou

OHBIJOU

We met Ohbijou the day after their show, during load out at The Biltmore. We fWilmed just moments before they ...

little red

LITTLE RED

Little Red is a rock band from Melbourne, Australia consisting of Adrian Beltrame, Dominic Byrne, Quang Dinh, Tom Hartney and ...

KIM CHURCHULL

KIM CHURCHILL

Kim Churchill has been living and breathing guitar for over a decade. When you find out he’s only 20, it ...

PAPER LIONS

PAPER LIONS

Our second session with Paper Lions will live on in infamy as the first and so far only session in ...

an horse

AN HORSE

An Horse is an Aussie duo from Brisbane composed of Kate Cooper and Damon Cox. The pair met while working ...

KICKING HORSE

KICKING HORSE

Diego Zaragoza and Debra Jean helped us maneuver the Green Couch down the tightest staircase we have ever seen and ...

DANIEL MOIR

DANIEL MOIR

We met the soft spoken Daniel Moir on top of Queen Elizabeth Park as the sun was setting in the ...

LIBRARY VOICES

LIBRARY VOICES

It was a typical drizzly day in Vancouver when most of the Library Voices met us at our office. From ...

THE MATINEE

THE MATINEE

“Music to drink to. Music to dance to. Music to sit on the porch and ponder…” The grey sky opened ...

the boom booms

THE BOOM BOOMS

The Boom Booms are made up of Aaron Ross, Geordie Hart, Tom Van Deursen, Theo Vincent, Richard Brinkman, and Sean ...

the oh wells

THE OH WELLS

That’s “oh well” as in: “The boy I wrote these songs about probably thinks I’m gross…oh well!” Led by the ...

fang

FANG

We must give Fang front women Barbra Adler all the session planning credit for The Fang Sports Day Session. Featuring ...

dsvid ward

DAVID WARD

This Western inspired Green Couch Session took place on the railroad track outside a saloon of sorts. Stepping a little ...

red bird

RED BIRD

We explored the shores of Spanish Banks with Savanah, John, Ben and Jeremy looking for a bit of sand to ...

current swell

CURRENT SWELL

We were all excited as we drove into Coombs BC . It was our first time to this part of ...

portage and main

PORTAGE AND MAIN

“Portage & Main’s self-titled debut conjures images of two lonely wanderers travelling the long and weary road trading melancholy tales ...

humans

HUMANS

We have been trying hard to capture a session with our favorite party rocking duo Humans for almost as long ...

stellar radio choir

STELLAR RADIO CHOIR

Stellar Radio Choir earned themselves the title of Longest Couch Carry on the journey from Creekside Drive along the Sea ...

adrian glynn soft villains

ADRIAN GLYNN AND THE SOFT VILAINS

Adrian Glynn and The Soft Villains met the Green Couch in the heart of Railtown at the Vancouver Urban Winery. ...

REDGY BLACKOUT

REDGY BLACKOUT

When Scott Perrie of Redgy Blackout proposed we put the Green Couch in/on a tree…there was no going back. The ...

ROCOCODE

ROCOCODE

The 4 members of Rococode, Laura, Andrew, Johnny and Shaun, met us in North Vancouver at the Cowboy Coffee Warehouse ...

CARMEN TOWNSEND

CARMEN TOWNSEND

Carmen is crossing Canada. Camping most of the way. This down to earth Nova Scotia native jumped in our little ...

ARCHITECTURE IN HELSINKI

ARCHITECTURE IN HELSINKI

Our adventure with Architecture in Helsinki began, like a few of our other sessions, in the alley way behind Venue. ...

GRUFF RHYS

GRUFF RHYS

Gruff Rhys is a talented artist from Whales. With a thick accent and songs written in Welsh, this amazing musician ...

CARLY RAE JEPSON

CARLY RAE JEPSEN

Carly Jepsen is a good old friend of the Green Couch. She was kind enough to sit down on our ...

TIMOTHY JAROMIR

TIMOTHY JAROMIR

Timothy grew up in the arms of wandering parents. They gave him guitar lessons and a love of poetry. He ...

watasun

watasun

Ronii Wata and Sunny Reid of Watasun met us on Kits beach to film their session. The name Watasun comes ...

Louise Burns

LOUISE BURNS

Louise is an industry veteran, beginning her career at the age of 11 in the girl rock group Lillix. She ...

CHRISTINA MARIA

CHRISTINA MARIA

Christina Maria has come a long way from the 15-year old girl buying a pawn shop guitar. Since that moment ...

THE DUDES

THE DUDES

I’m not one to get star struck but when The Dudes emerged from their blue van, parked in the alley ...

THE FUGITIVES

TH FUGITIVES

We pulled up outside our chosen location for the Fugitives session and unknown tunes were blasting from everywhere. On our ...

FREELANCE WHALES

FREELANCE WHALES

Freelance Whales are a 4-piece band composed of musical collectors. They hail from New York and have been traveling with ...

BEN EVERYMAN

BEN EVERYMAN

Ben started his musical career in a Calgary metal band called Pindolls. After relocating to Vancouver he was charmed by ...

SUN WIZARD

SUN WIZARD

Some of our most fabulous sessions happen when things don’t go as planned. We met Sun Wizard outside the infamous ...

CHRISTOPHER ARRUDA

CHRISTOPHER ARRUDA

Christopher Arruda traveled all the way from the island, where he is currently recording his fourth album God Hates a ...

EULOGIES

EULOGIES

The LA based band, Eulogies passed through Vancouver on tour in March. They played at Venue and we caught up ...

never surprise

THE NEVER SURPRISE

We filmed our session with The Never Surprise in front of Myfanwy MacLeod’s The Birds in the Olympic Village square. ...

familia

FAMILIA

Familia are a rising talent on the music scene. They blend a North American rock sound with British Pop spirit. ...

benfisher

BEN FISHER

We met up with Ben on his way north from Seattle. He Stopped to play a set at Raw Canvas ...