Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival (SFDF)

SFDF 2016 Runway Shows with VJ Carrie Gates

Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival (SFDF 2016) Starts: Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM Ends: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 11:00 PM Location: Delta Bessborough Hotel in Saskatoon (601 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SK S7K 3G8) Questions? 306-717-2187 or www.saskfashion.com Tickets: www.myshowpass.com/saskatoon-fashion-and-design-festival Saskatoon Fashion and Design Festival is in its fifth year and is committed to presenting the style, innovation, and design culture of Saskatoon …

"Abducted for Life" by Carrie Gates and Venetian Snares on Undervolt & Co.

“Abducted for Life” by Carrie Gates and Venetian Snares on Undervolt & Co.

As a child, I used to lay on my top bunk bed and wonder if I was the only human in a giant alien research experiment designed to test how a human responds to different kinds of stimulation. It was more of a “thought experiment” than anything, but the idea never really disappeared from the corners of my mind. I …

Omniocity Pop Quiz Interview – March 6, 2013

Article in Omniocity about Pop Quiz Records!

Here’s a great article in Omniocity (Saskatoon based indie music blog) where Chris Morin interviews Jon Vaughn, the director of Pop Quiz. http://www.ominocity.com/2013/03/06/saskatoons-pop-quiz-records-brings-the-party/ Pop Quiz is a independent electronic music label out of Saskatoon that I am the webmistress for :) www.popquizparty.com

TUSK - The Rain Keeps Falling Down - Music Video Still by VJ Carrie Gates, 2013

My new music video for TUSK is featured on VICE Germany’s NOISEY SITE!!!

I am really excited about the launch of this new video project I just completed. NOISEY is a music website out of Berlin for VICE magazine that features a lot of cool established and up and coming artist’s work, through music reviews and world premires of music videos.  Thanks to Nadja Sayej, NOISEY picked up the new music video I …

Carrie Gates on Swiss TV Talk Show "Meet The Artists" 2012

Carrie Gates Interviewed on Swiss TV Talk Show “Meet The Artists” With Hannes Hug

When I was in Lucerne, Switzerland a few weeks ago performing at the Blue Balls Festival, I was interviewed on a Swiss television talk show called “Meet The Artists” with Hannes Hug. I decided that in order to ease my nerves, I would turn the interview around on him and make the host the star by hijacking the scene and …

Eat Your Art Out Judy Garland Festival 2012

VJ Carrie Gates – Artist Talk at Eat Your Art Out, Judy Garland Festival – Saskatoon

The Visual Arts Night will feature artist talks by renowned artists Levi Nicholat, Carrie Gates & Zachari Logan as well as an exhibition of works by 15 emerging artists. Starts at 7:00pm and donations graciously accepted. Free snacks and wine for purchase available. Meet local artists and support your arts community by attending. This event is a part of the …

Pop Quz net.label screenshot - August 2011

Pop Quiz net.label launched!!!

I just finished making the website for a Saskatoon based net.label called Pop Quiz. it is directed by Jon Vaughn. There is a ton of cool underground electronic, noise, and avant garde music to be downloaded here, so rev up your click finger :) www.popquizparty.com

Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch!

27 August at 17:00 - 28 August at 04:00 Location: Paved arts, 424 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK Hosted by:Jon Vaughn Paved Arts presents Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch! Saturday, August 27 5pm - 4am $10 424 20th Street West 20 Above Events Space (Upstairs of Paved/AKA) Live sets from: LIMBO (Regina) http://soundcloud.com/limbo SUBMIT (Regina) http://www.archive.org/details/quiz017-submit-that_which_came_b4 ...
Telegraph Journal - RE:FLUX Festival - Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn, Merzbow - May 2011

Telegraph Journal Article about my performance with Jon Vaughn at the RE:FLUX Festival 2011 in Moncton, NB

Here is an article written about the upcoming performances (including Merzbow, Martin Tetreault, and Jon Vaughn and I!) in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada at the annual RE:FLUX festival.

VJ Carrie Gates at the Mapping Festival VJ Competition, Geneva 2010

VJ CONTEST @ Mapping Festival 2010 – new video documentation!

New documentation of the Mapping Festival 2010’s VJ Competition is up on Vimeo! My stuff is at the 1:49 mark or so!