Live Music

Live Music – concerts, music festivals & more!

    TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival 2017
    22 Jun

    Various Venues, Vancouver

    June 22, 2017 To July 2, 2017

    Varies

    One of BC’s largest music presenters, Coastal Jazz and Blues Society, is proud to present its 32nd annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival June 22nd- July 2nd, 2017! The widely loved, world-class 11-day Vancouver music festival welcomes 1,800 local and international musicians into 35 of Vancouver’s top tier performing arts… Read More >>

    26 Jun

    RIO Theatre, 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver

    June 26, 2017

    $22

    It takes all of 10 seconds to understand the appeal of Jacob Whitesides. For starters, there’s the easy smile, that roguishly furrowed brow, but all of that would be nothing without the rest. Read More >>

    26 Jun

    Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright St, Vancouver

    June 26, 2017

    $35

    Led by Canadian jazz giants Ingrid Jensen trumpet/effects and Christine Jensen saxophone, Infinitude has the “rare distinction of being able to simultaneously combine tranquility with rhythmic vibrancy, coalescing in a near hypnotic fusion of tone and colour. A rare delight” (AllAboutJazz). Read More >>

    26 Jun

    Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

    June 26, 2017

    $71.00 - $76.00

    As cerebral as Ziggy Marley can be with his songwriting, his performances succeed on his physical enthusiasm as much as they do on provocative content. Couple that with a band that is dynamic and sure at every turn, and what emerges is two hours of pulsating, heart-pumping elation.” —JamBands. Read More >>

    27 Jun

    Orpheum Theatre, 884 Granville St., Vancouver

    June 27, 2017

    $35 - $59.5

    With decades of acclaimed work to his credit, and accolades ranging from “one of the most elegant singer-songwriters of his generation” (The New York Times) to “one of the few truly great roots-rock troubadours left” (Entertainment Weekly), Prisoner—Ryan Adams’ first album of all new original material since 2014’s Ryan Adams—is… Read More >>

    27 Jun

    Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright St, Vancouver

    June 27, 2017

    $45

    “This is serious music that puts a massive grin on your face—and Collier should rightly have the world at his feet in years to come.”—JazzWise Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, and k.d. Read More >>

    27 Jun

    Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

    June 27, 2017

    $45.00 - $50.00

    Newly formed Bokanté is the brainchild of Snarky Puppy founder Michael League. Trading in his bass for baritone guitar in this group, League brings together eight musicians from four continents to create a diverse ensemble rich in groove, melody and soul. Read More >>

    28 Jun

    Imperial, 319 Main Street, Vancouver

    June 28, 2017

    $39

    Squarepusher’s Tom Jenkinson can’t seem to sit still. Following 2010’s recording titled Squarepusher Presents Shobaleader One, he’s turned the project into a genuine band, with Jenkinson on bass, plus three musicians going by the names Strobe Nazard, Company Laser, and Arg Nution, taking on keyboards, drums, and guitar, respectively. Read More >>

    28 Jun

    The Ironworks, 235 Alexander St., Vancouver

    June 28, 2017

    $30 (Includes all fees, service charges and taxes)

    “If you think you can imagine what piano, drums, and two trumpets will sound like, think again.”―KPFA Radio Melodic beauty, provocative abstraction, and confrontational fire: KAZE is free jazz at its most creative and powerful. Read More >>

    29 Jun

    The Orpheum, 601 Smithe St., Vancouver

    June 29, 2017

    $95-$110 (Includes all fees, service charges and taxes)

    Rob Garza and Eric Hilton, aka Thievery Corporation, have thrived for 20 years without a radio hit, a big budget video, or major label backing. Regardless, TC has managed to do high-profile TV appearances, sell millions of albums, and continue to expand the fan base worldwide. Read More >>

    29 Jun

    Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright St, Vancouver

    June 29, 2017

    $45

    “Kurt Rosenwinkel’s music is the sound of the future—just like bebop once was.”— Chicago Tribune “One of modern jazz’s most versatile string men” (The Observer), guitarist/vocalist Kurt Rosenwinkel has collaborated with Brad Mehldau, Brian Blade, and Eric Clapton, who referred to Kurt as “a genius. Read More >>

    29 Jun

    The Ironworks, 235 Alexander St., Vancouver

    June 29, 2017

    $30

    ArtistsClaudia Quintet For over 20 years in their longstanding, preternaturally attuned lineup, Claudia Quintet has bridged modern jazz, chamber, and new music in consistently inventive ways. Drummer/bandleader John Hollenbeck’s compositions are full of clarity, nuance, and space. Read More >>

    David Lam Park Jazz Festival
    01 Jul

    David Lam Park, 1300 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver

    July 1, 2017 To July 2, 2017

    Free

    The widely loved, world-class 11-day Vancouver music festival welcomes 1,800 local and international musicians into 35 of Vancouver’s top tier performing arts venues for over 300 performances summer 2017. Read More >>

    02 Jul

    Rogers Arena, 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver

    July 2, 2017

    $20 - $1572

    Back by popular demand, Queen + Adam Lambert will rock North America this summer with a highly-anticipated 25-city arena tour kicking off June 23 in Phoenix, Arizona at Gila River Arena, followed shortly after with a special Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl performance, June 26. Read More >>

    03 Jul

    Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St., Vancouver

    July 3, 2017

    $35

    Southern Cal punksters Tiger Army have been honing their psychobilly twists since 1995, playing gigs around the Bay Area where Operation Ivy, Rancid, and Green Day made names for themselves. They spent part of 2005 touring Europe and Australia before coming home and headlining their own tour of the U.S. Read More >>

    05 Jul

    Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St., Vancouver

    July 5, 2017

    $29.5

    Daniel Lanois is a name that deserves to be mentioned alongside the finest sonic experimenters of the 20th century – and the 21st century too. Read More >>

    06 Jul

    Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver

    July 6, 2017

    $35.00 - $340.00

    Artists: Sabrina Carpenter, Alex Aiono, New Hope Club Sabrina Ann Lynn Carpenter (born May 11, 1999) is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She stars as the young version of Chloe Goodwin in The Goodwin Games and as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series Girl Meets World. Read More >>

    06 Jul

    Bell Performing Arts Centre, 6250 144 St., Surrey

    July 6, 2017

    $22.75 - $50.75

    Relive the heyday of the worlds favourite Pop act with Beatlemania On Tour, the complete live tribute show that recreates a true Beatles experience – authentic costumes, replica instruments and all songs performed with exquisite attention to detail and in their original key! With sold-out shows across the US, Canada,… Read More >>

    07 Jul

    Abbotsford Centre, 33800 King Rd, Abbotsford

    July 7, 2017

    $39.5 - $390.1

    Two of Southern California’s “most prolific bands,” Sublime With Rome and The Offspring, will be touring together in 2017. The iconic, genre-defining groups will be teaming up in July for dates across Canada, then connecting again in September for a US amphitheater tour. Read More >>