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The Sheets

Friday, Jul 1st, 2016
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

The Sheets are a five-piece acoustic style cover band from Vancouver. Boasting a repertoire of over 70 songs and counting, the versatile, high energy trio are bound to bust out a bunch of your favorites.

Guilt & Co. - Coco Jafro

Friday, Jul 1st, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Coco Jafro

Show: 9:30pm
Pay-What-you-Can

Coco Jafro brings together the schools of Funk, Soul, Jazz, and Afrobeat creating a unique mashup that transports you to a place that liberates your soul, evokes your primal spirit and ignites an electricity that lingers within your body! This fantastic bunch of musicians will have you up dancing ALL night long, make you a little sweaty and leave you wanting more!

HUGLIFE #FVDED

Friday, Jul 1st, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Friday, July 1st

HUGLIFE #FVDED


More than just a trapstyle producer or bass DJ, HUGLIFE explores the sexier emotional side of bass music. Combining elements of the 808 with dark and sexy sounds, HUGLIFE creates a sound which breaks new barriers. HUGLIFE brings a whole new paradigm to trap and crossover EDM, with elating sounds, melodies and experiences that inspire crowds to HUG it out.
 

Canada Day with 4th Pyramid

Friday, Jul 1st, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

Alexander Gastown x Hyphy presents...

Canada Day with
4th Pyramid (Jazz Cartier / Toronto)

w/ DJs Marvel + Jolin Ras

Friday July 1st
Alexander Gastown
Doors 10pm / 19+

Saturday Night Live with The Loaded Stones

Saturday, Jul 2nd, 2016
8:00pm - 3:00am

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

Good times are fueled by the sensational sounds of The Loaded Stones, rockin’ out the best top 40 hits of classic to current charts.. Guaranteed to rattle the bricks and beams, come check out The Loaded Stones along side DJ KevS#arpe, who spins top 40, iconic rock songs and electronic until 3am.

Guilt & Co. - Star Captains!

Saturday, Jul 2nd, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Star Captains!

Show: 9:30pm
Pay-What-you-Can

Star Captains consist of five members and are based in Vancouver, BC. Their music carries the spirit of 70s soul, complimented with modern sound design and instrumental technology. A beat-laced fusion of analog synthesizers and classic guitar tones played through tube-driven amps provides the edgy instrumental tracks behind hypnotic lead vocals.
These guys are THE good vibe creators, come down and be apart of it all!

OG Saturday's

Saturday, Jul 2nd, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

With DJs:


Marlon J English
Flipout
Cherchez
+ a rotation of local and international talent playing the best mix of hip-hop, R&B, Soul + Old school bangers.

For guest list and reduced group cover email info@alexandergastown.com

Live Piano Nights

Sunday, Jul 3rd, 2016
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Jules Bistro
216 Abbott Street

Add a bit of Parisian romance to your evenings with French bistro fare and classical tunes. Jules Bistro is introducing live piano nights with Kurt Von Hahn every Thursday and Sunday from 7-9pm. Kurt will be taking special requests as well as some jazz-focused music.

Roundhouse Radio presents: Guilt & Co LIVE with Minor Matter

Sunday, Jul 3rd, 2016
9:00pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

 

Pay-What-You-Can

Broadcasting live from Vancouver’s premiere intimate live music venue, GUILT & CO LIVE features live-to-air performances from emerging local, national, and worldwide talent. Hosted by musician, Tonye Aganaba, this broadcast brings together the energy of live concerts and the intimacy of artist-to-artist conversations. With her soulful spirit and lush voice, Tonye’s interviews capture the essence of an artist’s life and creative process. Join us for a unique musical experience at Guilt & Co or tune-in every Sunday night at 9pm on Roundhouse Radio (98.3FM).
When it comes to musical experiences, Minor Matter prefers to take the listener down the path less travelled. With influences as diverse as the instruments they bring along for the ride, this orchestral folk quintet charts a course brimming with scenic detours and unsuspecting surprises.

Tim Proznick's Millenium Quartet

Monday, Jul 4th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street


Pay-What-you-Can

The Millenium Quartet - Creating a body of music from an improv point of view. Having our roots coming from Jazz, we branch off into sonic idioms with influences from artists such as Squarepusher, Aphex Twin, Brad Mehldau, Mark Guiliana, Flying Lotus, Shamus Blake, Snarky Puppy, Herbie Hancock, Chris "Daddy" Dave and the Drum Hedz, Wu-tang clan, Jimi Hendrix and more. It is rare that these entities are able to come together, and that these players get to share the stage in this context, so literally anything could happen!

Live Irish Music

Tuesday, Jul 5th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish Music performed by Ballyhooley.

Steve Kozak Blues Trio

Tuesday, Jul 5th, 2016
7:00pm

Revel Room
238 Abbott St.

The 2013 Maples Blues Award Winner takes the stage at Revel Room, playing nothing but the good old blues. The trio features Steve Kozak on vocals & guitar, Roger Brant on bass, and Chris Nordquist on drums.

Live Music Night

Tuesday, Jul 5th, 2016
7:00pm - 10:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music performed by Ballyhooley.

Underneath the Harlem Moon Cabaret

Tuesday, Jul 5th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

 

Pay-What-You-Can

Krystle Dos Santos and the Lovemakers have been together for almost 5 years, playing together at festivals and shows around Vancouver. In 2013 after Krystle returned from a 'WalkAbout' trip through the southern and eastern USA, she was in an ArtsClub Production of Dreamgirls the musical, she had a desire to showcase the talents of the amazing cast she worked with and organized a Dreamgirls Cabaret at Guilt & Co. Spinning off the success of that night, Dos Santos was asked to create an event that would continue encompass the feeling of what she discovered in the small bars and cafes of Memphis and New Orleans and so was born Underneath The Harlem Moon Cabaret. Guitarist Michael Meroniuk, bassist Nic Bermudez and Drummer Jonny Holisko are the foundation of the band that brings this night to life - with a rotation of singing, dancing and instrumental guests, Dos Santos hosts the night with the intention of bringing some of Vancouver's most talented to a stage where they can let their hair down and sing their hearts out the first Tuesday of every month.

Sweet & Hot Wednesday: Jen Hodge All Stars

Wednesday, Jul 6th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

See you beneath the streets of Gastown for the Sweetest Hottest Wednesday in town. Kick back to the hot Old Time Jazz of the Jen Hodge All Stars! Featuring Bonnie James Dio Northgraves on trumpet & vocals, Ben Henriques on clarinet & C-melody sax Dave Taylor on guitar, & Jen Hodge on upright bass & vocals and Mr Nicholas James on Drums!

Live Irish Music

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

Live Piano Nights

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Jules Bistro
216 Abbott Street

Add a bit of Parisian romance to your evenings with French bistro fare and classical tunes. Jules Bistro is introducing live piano nights with Kurt Von Hahn every Thursday and Sunday from 7-9pm. Kurt will be taking special requests as well as some jazz-focused music.

Live Music Night

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

Mike Van Eyes

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
8:00pm

Revel Room
238 Abbott St.

Mike Van Eyes has been a staple of the Vancouver music scene for decades, playing regular gigs at the Yale, Railway Club, Regent, and Fan Club.  His infectious energy is a draw for music lovers of all ages and his rock and roll style will get you tappin your fingers and toes and singing along in no time.

#GroundUP feat. Malcolm Aiken Quartet

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Welcome to #GroundUp - a night of Live R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz and HipHop, for a cause!  For over four years this Gastown nightlife staple has been introducing the cities blossoming new talent - and raising funds for our neighbouring communities! Join us as we celebrate the best of our cities R&B, Soul, Funk and Hip-Hop and support charities in the DTES (and beyond) battling poverty, addiction and homelessness...by paying what you can at the door!
This week we feature the tallest most handsome trumpet player we know, Mr Malcolm Aiken and his quartet!

CATCH A VIBE

Thursday, Jul 7th, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

featuring performances by
Freeman Young - https://soundcloud.com/
freemanyoung
KIDS - http://KIDSMusic604.bandcamp.com/
Maka - https://soundcloud.com/madmakmusic/sets/moxie-ep
DayDay
CGB -https://soundcloud.com/thinkcgb
&
DJ Maiyah

Mudfunk

Friday, Jul 8th, 2016
5:00pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Mudfunk is a 9 piece funk/soul ensemble hailing from Vancouver, BC, Canada. A uniquely West Coast take on classic Motown, Muscle Shoals, R&B and neo-soul grooves, Mudfunk takes the music that inspired them and shape it in their own way. "Funk don't gotta be clean - we like it a bit dirty!" says bass player Paul Steffes. The members of Mudfunk are united in their love of good music, good friends, and great times. Sharing this love through music is their mission. Driven by the passionate vocals and lyrics of lead singer Adriana Parejas, Mudfunk will melt your heart, heal your soul and keep you grooving all night long!

BRILLZ #FVDED

Friday, Jul 8th, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Friday, July 8th

BRILLZ #FVDED


With releases on staple electronic labels including OWSLA, MAD DECENT and SLOW ROAST RECORDS, as well as two, Top 10 albums on the iTunes dance charts, all within the span of a year; BRILLZ should be called the rookie MVP of the Bass Music game.
 

Purple Soul

Saturday, Jul 9th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Purple Soul is a Vancouver reggae, rocksteady, dancehall and ska band. The group's seven veteran musicians draw on such influences as Bob Marley, Toots and the Maytals, Skatalites, Desmond Dekker, Gregory Isaacs, Barrington Levy and Dennis Brown. Groove is the goal. Guaranteed to warm up da soul.

ATTLAS #DeepDownInside

Saturday, Jul 9th, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Saturday, July 9th

ATTLAS #DeepDownInside


The notoriously camera shy ATTLAS has come a long way from the days of writing Lord Of The Rings-­esque music for a BBQ sauce commercial (for free). He first came to prominence in November 2014 with the heavily sought after deadmau5 ‘Aural Psynapse’ remix. It caused a tidal wave of speculation that ATTLAS was in fact a side project of the mau5 himself.
 

OG Saturday's

Saturday, Jul 9th, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

With DJs:


Marlon J English
Flipout
Cherchez
+ a rotation of local and international talent playing the best mix of hip-hop, R&B, Soul + Old school bangers.

For guest list and reduced group cover email info@alexandergastown.com

The Modelos

Monday, Jul 11th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-you-Can

Join us for an awesome night of live music featuring one of our favourite bands The Modelos! The Modelos are self-professed Rock 'n' Roll Cowboy Surfers, taking surf-instrumentals and blending them with alternative country sounds! Head to their iTunes to preview and purchase music from their albums ---> The Modelos on iTunes! { Download calendar here! }

Live Irish Music

Tuesday, Jul 12th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music by Ballyhooley.

Gastown Cabaret

Tuesday, Jul 12th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can / Suggested minimum donation of $10, with all proceeds going to the artists

You can have an insanely fun night on a weekday in Vancouver. That’s because on Tuesdays party planners April O’Peel, Sweet Munish, and Sparkle Plenty present another evening of exciting experiences with Gastown Cabaret at Guilt & Company.
What should you expect when you come to experience what could possibly be the most fun you can have in Gastown on a Tuesday? To be wildly entertained for three exhilarating sets of belly dancers, drag performers, comedy, thrilling live stunts, contortionists, burlesque, and random hilariousness ALL IN ONE NIGHT! Audience challenges throughout the evening including the famous DONUT EATING COMPETITION offering delicious rewards, LIP SYNC BATTLE and many more opportunities to make this night your own.

Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix

Wednesday, Jul 13th, 2016
5:30pm


For one day, the charming cobblestone streets of Gastown are transformed into one of the fastest, best-loved and most challenging cycling race courses in North America. This event is free for spectators and is guaranteed to be a fun evening out.

Sweet & Hot Wednesday: Jen Hodge All Stars

Wednesday, Jul 13th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

See you beneath the streets of Gastown for the Sweetest Hottest Wednesday in town. Kick back to the hot Old Time Jazz of the Jen Hodge All Stars! Featuring Bonnie James Dio Northgraves on trumpet & vocals, Ben Henriques on clarinet & C-melody sax Dave Taylor on guitar, & Jen Hodge on upright bass & vocals and Mr Nicholas James on Drums!

Live Irish Music

Thursday, Jul 14th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

#GroundUP feat. BigFate

Thursday, Jul 14th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-you-Can

Welcome to #GroundUp - a night of Live R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz and HipHop, for a cause! For two years this Gastown nightlife staple has been introducing the cities blossoming new talent - and raising funds for our neighbouring communities! Join us as we celebrate the best of our cities R&B, Soul, Funk and Hip-Hop and support charities in the DTES (and beyond) battling poverty, addiction and homelessness!

Mixing an original take on 70's fusion with new beat science and exploring the fringes of modern jazz, is BigFate. At the same time, BigFate is challenging and accessible no doubt finding a home with fans of Robert Glasper Experiment, Snarky Puppy, Dave Holland, to J-Dilla, and Hiatus Kaiyote. Listen here!

NHAN SOLO #INFLUENCE

Thursday, Jul 14th, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Thursday, July 14th

NHAN SOLO #INFLUENCE


2014, MOTHER RECORDINGS label boss NHAN SOLO already established as a house music anthem-provider gets back this summer with 3 great collaboration EPs. Don´t believe the hype, but it´s true he teamed up with the one and only Hip Hop legend KURTIS BLOW, the amazing CARI GOLDEN and the magnificent STEE DOWNES.
 

FRIENDS 5.0

Friday, Jul 15th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

FRIENDS 5.0 - "A tribute to the original breaks", running through a plethora of funk and drum breaks done by the likes of Clyde Stubblefield, Bernard Purdy, Harvey Mason, Steve Gadd, and Zigaboo from The Meters, and many more. Tonight promises to deliver funk/jazz/soul vibes, featuring The Vancity Beat Squad (creator Tim Proznick, Chris Couto & Theo Vincent) as well as special guest Kat Hendrix, DJ Flipout, Danny Mckinnon on guitar & Steve Jlin.

FEMME FATALES #FVDED

Friday, Jul 15th, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Friday, July 15th

FEMME FATALES #FVDED


#FVDED ☣☣ A STATE OF BASS ☣☣
 

Adventours

Saturday, Jul 16th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Adventours is one of our newer series of nights at Guilt & Co, which is born out of the "#ThisIsNotABand" series.
A night where some of our favourite Vancouver musicians take the stage for an evening of creative musical exploration, where magic is born and shared with the rest of us!
Keeping with the theme of 90's jungle / drum and bass / electronic tonight will feature Ali Siadat of Mother Mother, JC Thompson, our girl Ashleigh Eymann & Mike Young.

ARDALAN #DeepDownInside

Saturday, Jul 16th, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Saturday, July 16th

ARDALAN #DeepDownInside


Range, appeal and a massive dose of nasty, gritty bass are the three chief weapons every Dirtybird artist has in his quiver, but Ardalan seems to be the peak culmination of all those assets in one wieldy point.
 

OG Saturday's

Saturday, Jul 16th, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

With DJs:


Marlon J English
Flipout
Cherchez
+ a rotation of local and international talent playing the best mix of hip-hop, R&B, Soul + Old school bangers.

For guest list and reduced group cover email info@alexandergastown.com

Live Irish Music

Tuesday, Jul 19th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music by BallyHooley.

The Darlings Cabaret

Tuesday, Jul 19th, 2016
9:00pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Tickets: $15

Intimate and Interactive, The Darlings Cabaret combines rock, jazz and indie in their modern cabaret-style show. High-energy, gritty, whimsical, classy, sensual and seductive are all words that describe The Darlings Cabaret. Enticing audiences into its world and leaving them in a haze of excitement. The dancers command every inch of the room with their sultry and bold personas, each with their own individual style, in a show that does not take place solely on stage but all over the room. Make sure to stay alert because you never know where a Darling may pop up!
Tickets $15 > Click HERE to purchase!

Sweet & Hot Wednesday: Jen Hodge All Stars

Wednesday, Jul 20th, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

See you beneath the streets of Gastown for the Sweetest Hottest Wednesday in town. Kick back to the hot Old Time Jazz of the Jen Hodge All Stars! Featuring Bonnie James Dio Northgraves on trumpet & vocals, Ben Henriques on clarinet & C-melody sax Dave Taylor on guitar, & Jen Hodge on upright bass & vocals and Mr Nicholas James on Drums!

Live Irish Music

Thursday, Jul 21st, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

#GroundUP feat. Dutch Robinson

Thursday, Jul 21st, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Welcome to #GroundUp - a night of Live R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz and HipHop, for a cause!  For four years this Gastown nightlife staple has been introducing the cities stellar talent - and raising funds for neighbouring communities and beyond! Join us as we celebrate the best of our cities R&B, Soul, Funk and Hip-Hop and support charities in the DTES (and beyond) battling poverty, addiction and homelessness.
This week we welcome  Mr. Dutch Robinson! R&B Hall Of Fame inductee & Grammy Award winning soul artist Mr Dutch Robinson is back to take the stage tonight with his band for Thursday night #GroundUP!

A2Z

Friday, Jul 22nd, 2016
9:30pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

A2Z is a new improvisiational music collective focused on making the audience move and keep them moving. They will migrate from any genre to do it; afrobeat, dancehall, funk, rock, reggae, soul, zouk-all of these styles and more, and energetically explored by the Vancovuer quintet. As the lineup of the project can vary, the steadfast commitment to groove and sonic freedom does not. For the summer of 2016 A2Z's contributors are:
Tim Proznick, Darren Parris, Mike Agranovich, Gavin Youngash & Maz Zipursky.

Arsen Shomakhov

Saturday, Jul 23rd, 2016
7:00pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

 A Maple Blues Awards nominee, guitarist, songwriter and singer Arsen Shomakhov is an electric blues performer truly dedicated to the style’s roots yet never hesitating to borrow means of expression from other genres.
He established himself as a blues-devoted virtuoso musician in his native Russia making it to the International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis in 2005 and winning the new talent contest at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena, AR in 2007.

JIMMY EDGAR #DeepDownInside

Saturday, Jul 23rd, 2016
10:00pm

M.I.A.
364 Water St.


Saturday, July 23rd

JIMMY EDGAR #DeepDownInside


Born in Detroit in 1983, Edgar learned piano in black churches as a kid and DJing among Detroit’s hometown heroes as a teen. Under various personas (including Kristuit Salu vs Morris Nightingale, and Michaux), Edgar spent his late teens and early 20s experimenting with strains of Techno, G-Funk, House, Electro, Bass Music, and even his own “software virus as music”.

OG Saturday's

Saturday, Jul 23rd, 2016
10:00pm

Alexander Gastown
91 Powell St.

With DJs:


Marlon J English
Flipout
Cherchez
+ a rotation of local and international talent playing the best mix of hip-hop, R&B, Soul + Old school bangers.

For guest list and reduced group cover email info@alexandergastown.com

Roundhouse Radio presents: Guilt & Co LIVE with Khari x Tonye & Chin Injeti

Sunday, Jul 24th, 2016
9:00pm

Guilt & Company
1 Alexander Street

Pay-What-You-Can

Broadcasting live from Vancouver’s premiere intimate live music venue, GUILT & CO LIVE features live-to-air performances from emerging local, national, and worldwide talent. Hosted by musician, Tonye Aganaba, this broadcast brings together the energy of live concerts and the intimacy of artist-to-artist conversations. With her soulful spirit and lush voice, Tonye’s interviews capture the essence of an artist’s life and creative process. Join us for a unique musical experience at Guilt & Co or tune-in every Sunday night at 9pm on Roundhouse Radio (98.3FM).

Live Irish Music

Tuesday, Jul 26th, 2016
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music by Ballyhooley.

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