Wow the middle of January is already here, time sure does fly when we are having fun... and this week is no different with an incredible list of events that would make your week truly special and memorable, including a performance by local hip hop legends Swollen Members at Venue and the bewitching Sammi Moreli at the Railway Stage,but that's not all, the team here at Do604 have compiled a list of the hottest events this week!
Be sure not to miss out on the fun.
Robin Layne & Friends
Mon Jan 15 at Guilt & Co
Start of the week in playful style with folk music legend Robin Layne. Inspired by his travels with deep roots in jazz, Latin and African culture, Robin Layne creates a beautiful atmosphere with beautiful up lifting melodies and deep vocals that put a smile on your face, what an incredible way to make a Monday special.
Some Hope For The Bastards
Tue Jan 16 at the Vancouver Playhouse
Enjoy something truly unique this Tuesday with an amazing music and dance showcase put together by the brilliant Frederick Gravel. Nine dancers will take the stage, moving and dancing to live mixes, with a specific emphasis on synchronization with live harmonization, do not miss this chance to see beautiful magic unfold on stage.
Turn Tuesdays: The Official DJ Bryan Sea Bday Bash
Tues Jan 16 at the Fox
Fox's house legend Bryan Sea will be celebrating his birthday this Tuesday, hitting the vinyls hard, you can bet he will be playing the songs that will make you move and groove all night long with that old school vibe you love so much .
Rowdy Spurs Country Roots Wednesdays
Wed Jan 17 at the Yale
Time to go back to outlaw country with country music new comers Rowdy Spurs this Wednesday, known for mixing traditional country and western styles with modern techniques the band pulls off a truly authentic country and western experience.
Hippo Campus with Sure Sure
Thurs Jan18 at Imperial
A fantastic pre-weekend treat, the truly spectacular Indie rock and pop band Hippo Campus will be playing at the Imperial this Thursday. Known for melodic guitar riffs and captivating vocals, having a beautiful unique sound in between garage rock and post punk, they will gear you up for a fantastic weekend ahead.
The Long War, Gert Taberner and Stephanie Ratcliff - New Year Showcase
Thurs Jan 18 at Biltmore Cabaret
Biltmore has decided we need cheering up, leave our winter blues behind and just have fun, and to show us that, the incredible break out indie and folk rock stars The Long War will be playing at the Biltmore this Thursday. A combination of local bands The Long War are known for their imaginative guitar riffs and beautiful melodies that stir up your emotions, joining them in the line up will be local singer/songwriters Stephanie Ratcliff and Gert Taberner.
Thurs Jan 18 at Fortune Sound Club
This Thursday old school hip hop is back with local rap and hip hop legends Swollen Members. known for bringing that raw and pure sound full of dark and deep lyrics that shine, a truly poetic expression of all their trials and tribulations through out their career. The group have this savage chaotic energy that will have you fired up and ready for the weekend ahead.
Sammi Morelli + Guests
Fri Jan 19 at the Railway Stage & Beer Cafe
R&B and Soul sensation Sammi Morelli will be playing at the Railway Stage & Cafe, Known for her soulful melodies and vocals that just warm and inspire you with deep emotions, the perfect way to let go off all the stress of the week and just relax with some incredible and melodic hip hop and soul.
August Burns Red, Born of Osiris, Erra, Ocean Grove
Fri 19 At Vogue Theater
This Friday enjoy an incredible night of metalcore with a number of incredible bands, starting off with August Burns Red, known for hard hitting grooves, blazing hooks and guitar melodies that ignite a fiery passion in your soul pushing you to rock harder and harder, and joining them on stage will be Ocean Grove, an Ausi band with their unique heavy metal sound, but that's not all Erra a progressive metalcore band from Birmingham and Born of Osiris are also included in the line up. What an amazing night.
Jermy Olander at #Deepdowninside
Sat Jan 20 at M.I.A
time to go deep, with Jeremy Olander, a deep and tech house DJ and producer, famous for creating a infectious style of progressive and deep melodies, and atmospheres that are truly other worldly. Do not miss this chance to enjoy some amazing E.D.M and dance the night the night away.
Sat Jan 20 at the Fox
The Push International Performing Arts Festival is kicking off its night-time weekend series "Club PuSh. With an incredible line up of shows, Take in the extravagance from the hip and queer, to the radical and riotous, enjoy the unmasking of a drag artists one-man variety show, laugh at a comedians confrontation with toxic masculinity, enjoy a showcase of indigenous music heavyweights and a lot, lot more.
Blue Lake City + Guests
Sat Jan 20 at the Railway Stage & Beer Cafe
Up and coming Rock n Roll band Blue Lake City will be jamming this Saturday at Railway Stage & Beer Cafe, known for bringing a really captivating, fresh and innovative sound to the Rock n Roll scene, with electrifying guitar riffs and deep engaging vocals. This Saturday lets rock hard.
The Whiskeyjays w/Woodshed Supply Co
Sat Jan 20 at the Roxy
This Saturday make your weekend special with The Whiskeyjays, a 5 piece banger from Langley BC the band is known for making honest music, telling us a story based on their own experiences. with amazing guitar melodies combined with deep deep yet energetic vocals the band pull off a truly emotional yet polarizing performance, also included in the line up is the alternative, country and rock band Woodshed Supply Co.
Always Sunny Trivia with IQ 2000
Sun Jan 21 at Biltmore Cabaret
Is "Bird Law" your passion, do you enjoy using the"Dennis System" are you the wild card in the group, or are you just into having lots and lots of fun, then you know what you have to do, put on your checkered pants with the checkered hat and a cob pipe and head down to Biltmore and join on some unique and wacky fun with IQ 2000.