An Interview with Vancouver Trumpet Player Malcolm Aiken

From run-ins with the Federal police on a tour in Mexico, to finding a community of diverse musicians at Vancouver’s famous Guilt & Company, Malcolm Aiken has found that the key to his career all leads back to one thing: the trumpet. After discovering his true passion, listening to the great Louis Armstrong at the … Read more An Interview with Vancouver Trumpet Player Malcolm Aiken

Malcolm Aiken’s CD Launch Party for “NEW FUTURES”

  On a night that was supposed to be the beginning of three massive storms, Guilt & Co hosted a full house to Malcolm and his band’s unveiling of their new CD “NEW FUTURES”.  Guilt and Company is a small underground live music bar underneath the Chill Winston restaurant in the heart of Gastown. It … Read more Malcolm Aiken’s CD Launch Party for “NEW FUTURES”

#FridayFavourites – what’s on this blustery week ahead Oct 14 – 21

    Taste of Yaletown event brings a fresh approach with Sharing & Pairing menu    Make a SPLASH at Arts Umbrella’s 34th Art Auction   FARMERS MARKETS FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT LOW INCOME FAMILIES IN VANCOUVER   CHAMPAGNE WISHES, CAVIAR DREAMS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR HOSTS EXCLUSIVE TAITTINGER DINNER OCT. 18   Getting Ready For ChopStick … Read more #FridayFavourites – what’s on this blustery week ahead Oct 14 – 21

Trumpet playing saves musician’s life at gun point in Mexico

     “New Futures” is a new jazz and electronic infused CD, created and produced by trumpeter/composer Malcolm Aiken. Malcolm and his band have been playing together for three years at Guilt and Company, a musical hub in Gastown, and the songs are a natural fruition of the collaboration. Malcolm, a modern day musical Indiana … Read more Trumpet playing saves musician’s life at gun point in Mexico