JoJo & More on This Week’s Top 20 List!

The 20 artists you must see this week, May 8-14 2017


Fall madly in love with JoJo’s new voice that’s bursting with passion and vulnerability. She’ll help you find your place in this world through her empowering lyrics and spine-chilling vocals when she plays Vancouver this week.

But she’s just one of the Top 20 must-see artists playing in Vancouver this week, picked by our city’s #knowfun Selectors at Do604.

The Top 20 playlist – hear this week’s best artists here

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Thurston Moore
at The Imperial – Monday May 8
Shredding soft acoustic vibes with his signature rockin’ sprawl that’s layered with dreamy lyrics.
Sacri Monti
at The Cobalt – Tuesday May 9
They’ll be setting The Cobalt ablaze with their smouldering psychedelic heavy rock.
at Venue – Thursday May 11
You better buckle up or else LP’s booming atmospheric voice will suck you in to the dark abyss.
at MIA – Thursday May 11
Hold on to everything you know and love because UZ’s floor-shattering trap is out of this world!
Lee Hutzulak
at Lanalou’s – Thursday May 11
The perfect balance of electro-acoustic improvisation while focusing on texture, tone and space.
Tanya Tagaq
at Vancouver Opera Festival at The Vogue – Friday May 12
View the world through Tanya Tagaq’s lens and let her avant-garde Inuit throat singing enlighten you.
O.T. Genasis
at Happy Ending Fridays 8 Year Anniversary at Fortune – Friday May 12
Feel O.T. Genasis’ magnetic energy pull you in and blow your mind with his charismatic delivery and epic wordplay.
at The Projection Room at The Fox – Friday May 12
Embrace your inner hippie spirit at The Projection Room with Blond:ish’s swirling magical vibrations.
at The Biltmore – Friday May 12
Explore the fine lines between international politics and local struggles with dreamy instrumentations and deep harmonies.
at BC Place – Friday May 12
Relive your younger years. Hear Joshua Tree performed, in full, one last time.
at The Cobalt on Friday & at 333 on Saturday
Get your daily dose of hardcore with a dash of sweet pop punk.
at The Media Club – Saturday May 13
Boundaries won’t exist when Illyrian takes over The Media Club with their thrashing heavy metal.
Tee Krispil
at Groundwerk’s 2 Year at VAL – Saturday May 13
Celebrate 2 years of Groundwerk with Tee Krispil’s deep metaphoric rhymes that dips into a world of temptations and distractions.
at Celebrities – Saturday May 13
Destructo’s electro beats are so on point it might just cut you.
at The Astoria – Saturday May 13
Coming all the way from England to give you a taste of heavily distorted British doom.
Pink Martini with the VSO
at The Orpheum – Saturday May 13
Their music is just about as fuzzy and heart warming as their name! Pink Martini will be filling The Orpheum with their toe-tapping international vibes.
at The Vogue – Saturday May 13
Spine-chilling vocals that’s drenched with blue-collar roots and upbeat jams to get you moving? YES PLEASE!
Oh Malô
at Merge – Saturday May 13
Having no limits on dynamic range, Oh Malô intertwines lush vocals with atmospheric guitars and aggressive drums.
Emel Mathlouthi
at The Rio – Sunday May 14
Groundbreaking vocals that swirl between organic harmonies and electro beats.
Reid Jamieson
at Cottage Bistro – Sunday May 14
Vancouver’s very own songbird will be making an appearance at Cottage Bistro. It’s going to be a night of compelling vocals and therapeutic melodies.
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