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Behind the Gold Veil

Monday, Jul 27th, 2015 - Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
5:00pm

Spirit Wrestler Gallery
47 Water Street

Inuit Gallery invites guests to view exquisite works by artist, Rande Cook in ‘Behind the Gold Veil’, on display now until August 21st. In Behind the Gold Veil, Rande Cook explores the metaphorical value and material possibilities of gold and its relationship to tradition, narrative, and spirituality. Rande Cook’s artistic practice reflects his awareness of the complex relationship between his cultural traditions and the modern world, and his embrace of new mediums revives traditional narratives in a new light.

For more details on Behind the Gold Veil, click here.

The Revellers

Wednesday, Aug 5th, 2015
7:00pm

Revel Room
238 Abbott St.

Live rockabilly, texas swing, jump blues with Jimmy Roy on vocals & lap steel, Joanie Kepler on upright bass, James "Hollywood" Badger on drums, Dave Patterson on harmonica & vocals, and Dennis Brock on lead vocals.

Mike Van Eyes

Thursday, Aug 6th, 2015
7:00pm

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.

Live Piano Nights

Thursday, Aug 6th, 2015
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, Aug 6th, 2015
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

Rock and Reggae Thursdays with LaBidos! Live

Thursday, Aug 6th, 2015
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

LaBidos hit the stage running with an energy packed night full of soulful sounds with elements of r&b, world, folk, and reggae. Partnering with LaBidos is DJ Steele with his large mix of Top 40 hits and rock that packs the dance floor all night long.

That's How Gastown Rolls

Thursday, Aug 6th, 2015
9:00pm

The Bourbon Country Bar
50 West Cordova

Friends of Shannon Elmer's are planning a fundraising pub crawl in her honour after a tragic snowboarding accident left her with a major spinal cord injury. The pub crawl features Gastown pubs: The Bourbon, The Metropole, Blarney Stone, Portside Pub and more. A $20 ticket will get you access to the event and help support this brave local athlete in her recovery.

To purchase a ticket, click here.

TGIBS featuring The Sheets

Friday, Aug 7th, 2015
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.

The Unusual Suspects with DJ Steel

Saturday, Aug 8th, 2015
8:00pm

The Blarney Stone
216 Carrall Street

Vancouver’s hottest cover band, The Unusual Suspects, rock out the best top 40 hits of classic to current charts. The Unusual Suspects command the audience with heart-pumpin’, floor stompin, crowd surfin’ delight. Come check out The Unusual Suspects along side a Top 40 DJ Saturday night starting at 8pm.

Live Piano Nights

Sunday, Aug 9th, 2015
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.

Pourhouse Sunday Jazz

Sunday, Aug 9th, 2015
7:00pm - 11:59pm

Pourhouse
162 Water Street

What’s an evening without music? It’s the perfect compliment to good food and drink. Which is why every Sunday at 7 pm, Pourhouse hosts the rotating sounds of Russell Sholberg, Gord Whyte, or Paul Dohrty, and the popular singer, crooner, and guitar player Curtis Parry. The Dire Wolves play now and again, filling up the restaurant with fans and their bluegrass tunes. They even play the washboard!

Read more about Pourhouse here

The Do-Rites

Sunday, Aug 9th, 2015
7:00pm

Revel Room
238 Abbott St.

Vancouver rockabilly legends: Kelly Haigh on vocals, Joanie Kepler on upright bass, Steve Taylor on drums, Jimmy Roy on lap steel, guitar, vocals – and special guest players.

Steve Kozak Blues Trio

Tuesday, Aug 11th, 2015
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, Aug 11th, 2015
7:00pm

Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street

Traditional Irish music.

Joy Orbison and Ben Ufo

Thursday, Aug 20th, 2015
10:00pm - 2:00am

M.I.A.
364 Water St.

Peter O’Grady, better known as Joy Orbison, is a DJ and producer based in London. His style is a coalescence of house, dubstep, UK funky, UK garage and oldschool jungle. O’Grady achieved underground success with his debut single “Hyph Mngo”, released via Hotflush Recordings in October 2009. He is also known for his collaborations with Boddika.

Gastown Shuffle 5

Thursday, Aug 27th, 2015
10:00pm - 2:00am

Lamplighter
92 Water Street

The Gastown Shuffle is back for its fifth year with five pubs, five drinks and a live performance from the Ballantynes at Lamplighter Pub.

This is a one-night neighourhood crawl with complimentary feature drinks and special offers. Get your lanyard it stamped at all five pubs on the day of the event to gain free entry into the After Party at The Lamplighter Public HouseParticipating venues will be announced soon. 

 

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