Sad Mag Issue 16/17, Suburbia, in stores now!

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Point of Inflection

Local creatives from Unfamous, Real Vancouver Writers Series and Sad Mag join forces to create a multidisciplinary project of writers, poets, photographers and composers. Welcome to the Point of Inflection.


Local Music Xmas Mix

Enjoy some holiday cheer with local Canadian winter time music. Get under the mistletoe and smooch your favourite person (w/ consent), add rum to the soy-nog and pet a purrring kitten. Happy Holidays to you and yours from Lise Monique and your pals at Sad Mag.


Sad Events


We're known for our legendary parties in Vancouver! Find out the when, what and where of our next event.

Vancouver Notables

Vancouver Notables

Our ongo­ing inter­view series! Tell us who you are, what you’re doing that’s of note and why, oh why, are you rock­ing that boat?

Sad Cast

Sad Cast

Put Sad Mag in your ear! Our twice monthly podcast is an extension of the magazine – stories, art, and design.

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