Tonight’s show was a very important one for us. We were thrilled to have Maryze and Ciele on the show to talk about their brand new single “Men Like You”, which is described by the artists as a “battle cry for survivors” and looks to seek “accountability in the music industry”. It is a truly beautiful and powerful song that shares the very personal experiences of both Maryze and Ciele, and we’re so thankful that they took the time to create this song and use their platform to add their voices to the #MeToo movement and discussion.
Take a listen to the song here:
Take a listen to the show here:
If you have experienced any sexual harassment or abuse, we encourage you to talk to someone that you can trust and seek help. We stand with believers and we know that such discussions are not easy. We admire your courage!
For additional help or to get in contact with help and/or services in the event of harassment and abuse, please check out the following resources:
If you’re in immediate danger and/or fear for your safety, call 911.
VictimLInkBC (1-800-563-0808) – Around BC and the Yukon, 24/7 toll-free and confidential service for those in crisis and victims of sexual violence
Women Against Violence Against Women (WAVAW) Rape Crisis Centre (24-Hour Crisis and Information Line 604-255-6344 OR 1-877-392-7583)
Youth Against Violence Line (Toll-free in BC: 1-800-680-4264 OR Text: 604-836-6381) – Provides 24/7 live help line where youth can talk one-on-one, in confidence and anonymously to a support worker. This is a multilingual line, so you can speak whatever language you feel most comfortable speaking in.
YouthInBC.com (24-Hour Distress Line available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week in the Lower Mainland: 604-872-3311 // Toll Free: 1-866-661-3311) – YouthInBC.com is run by the Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of BC. We are a volunteer driven organization committed to helping people help themselves and others deal with crisis.
Ending Violence Association of BC – A province-wide organization dedicated to connecting people with community-based victim services.
Want to read more about the #MeToo movement and on the song “Men Like You”? Y57’s own Rachel Wong wrote a reflection piece on it on her blog – go check it out!
Our good friend Rachel Way and The Vancouver Care Project is hosting an event this Saturday, November 24 at the Vancouver Art Gallery called This is NOT Consent: a show of solidarity and protest against victim blaming. The event will start at 1 PM. More information can be found on the Facebook event page.
Here is the playlist for tonight’s show:
“Cope” by Josh Eastman (03:03)
“Their Hearts” by Maryze (06:21)
“Men Like You” by Maryze and Ciele (19:45)
“Sweet Water River” by Ciele (34:23)
“Seventeen” by Peach Pit (38:39)
“War” by Ryan Gazzola (42:21)
“Magazine Face” by Fionn (46:44)
“Back to You / Happier / Remind Me to Forget” by Nikita (51:00)