This week marks the end of February, and what a week it will be. With the Winter going away slowly, the sun has decided to show up and brighten our beautiful city once more, so don’t waste the week staying in, go out there and see what Vancouver has to showcase, and to make your lives easier, we have an amazing list of all the best events happening this week. From, funky psychedelic rock to the hilarious comedy showcases of the JFL Festival, you can bet that whatever mood you are in there is something out there just for you.
Kicking off the week we have a high energy showcase of some of the best Rock n Roll Vancouver has to offer, from the amazing alternative, punk rock band Bully, who will be jamming at Biltmore, to the mesmerizing and spectacular Starset, who have a reputation for broadcasting really amazing cinematic rock full of dramatic intents and personal ticks.
But that’s not all there are a number of other fantastic rock bands, instrumentalists and singers who will be playing throughout the week, check out their events below, a must see if you love your rock n roll!
Bully with Guests Melkbelly
Mon 26th at the Biltmore Cabaret
Kikagaku Moyo with Guests The Orange Kyte
Mon 26th at the Fox
Amy Shark with Guests Milck
Mon 26th at the Imperial
Tune- Yards with guests Sudan Archives
Tue 27th at the Commodore Ballroom
The Modern Day Warriors
Wed 28th at the Roxy
Superchunk w/ Batfangs
Wed 28th at the Rickshaw Theatre
Funk in the Trunk with the Chandra Russell Band
Fri 2nd at the Railway stage and Beer Cafe
Tues 27th at the Rickshaw Theatre
While rock n roll is truly something special, the week has a lot more to offer; with each night of the week we have a fantastic theme to complement it, starting off with:
Ladies Night Monday:
Monday nights at Mt Seymor just got better, Ladies you can now snowboard or ski in the evening for a small donation of $15 with 50% going towards the bloom group, but if you are looking for a more quiet night in then, check out Alita Dupray, who’s voice is as seductive as it is beautiful.
Mon 26th at Guilt & Company
Shred For The Cause
Mon 26th at Mt Seymor
Movie Night Tuesday’s
This Tuesday the Rio theatre has two incredible Oscar nominated features that you cannot miss, the first is the heart breaking yet, emotionally enriching, “Call Me By Your Name”, a story of love and loss, told in the most compassionate way possible, and the next is a hilarious and charming documentary called “Faces Places”, exploring the experiences that the filmmakers went through during their road trip across France.
Tues 27th at the Rio Theatre
Call Me By Your Name
Tues 27th at the Rio Theatre
Pop and Lock Wednesday’s
This Wednesday we have two incredible hip hop and pop icons performing in Vancouver, the first is Ty Dolla Sign who is best known for mixing rap with contemporary R&B, and the second is the truly amazing Shamir, while not strictly a pop artist, his style incorporates parts of the genre, all the while making you smile from ear to ear with his infectiously happy melodies and lyrics.
TY DOLLA $IGN W/24 HRS, TC DA LOC + Dre Sinatra
Wed 28th at the Vogue Theatre
Shamir with Guests Pardoner
Wed 28th at the Biltmore Cabaret
Random Laughs Thursday
The JFL comedy festival will be in full swing with the beginning of March, and we all know the best cure after a long week is some good old comedy, from the satirical to the downright nasty, they have it all.
Just For Laughs Comedy Festival
Thurs 1st at Various Locations
Go Mad on a Friday!
The week has ended, time to go wild, and dance away all your problems with one of Anjunabeats finest DJs and producers. Known for his deep progressive vibe, Jason Ross will have you dancing till you drop!, making sure you let go of all your worries and just sink deep in the beautiful melodies.
Fri 2nd at Celebrities