Forget Winter, the end of November is heating Vancouver up and it’s going to catch fire! Look at this list of hot artists who are all playing live this week: Kid Cudi, a Hot Chip 4-hr DJ set, Flying Lotus’ 3D show, and rising R&B star Princess Nokia plays two back-to-back shows at Celebrities, so she can satisfy her fans, both 19+ and all ages!
Here’s what you must see this week in Vancouver. Thanks to our pals at Do604 for the selections! #knowfun
Flying Lotus in 3D
Monday Nov 20 at the Vogue
The incredibly sick and talented electronic, psychedelic and I.D.M, hip-hop artist is finally here. The best cure for the Monday blues, Flying Lotus’ music is not only deep and soulful but also extremely funky and groovy, accompanied by 3D visuals that we can’t wait to trip out on.
Monday Nov 20 at The Fox
With the winter coming the night’s grow longer and longer, it brings with it the queen of doom-soul, Cold Specks. By blending in the darker elements of R&B with a gothic vibe, her music has a dark emotional beauty to it, touching your heart and soul.
Tuesday Nov 21 at PNE Forum
Hip Hop legend Kid Cudi is finally here. One of the sickest and coolest hip hop artists to pop up in the modern era, he has taken the world over with his bouncy, exciting beats and lyrics that are as fun as they are meaningful, with hits such as “Day N Night” and “Memories”. Tuesday night is going to be LIT!
Just Music “We Effect” Tour
Wednesday Nov 22 at The Vogue
Hip Hop and rap group Just Music will be spitting out mad lyrics this Wednesday at the Vogue. Featuring rappers such as Swings, C Jamm, Blacknut, Giriboy amongst many others. With sick lyrics and beats layered with attitude and sass, they put a whole new meaning to O.G.
Bar None 25 Year Anniversary Party with Jazz Cartier
Thursday Nov 23 at Bar None
Being in the entertainment industry for 25 years is quite an amazing achievement, and Bar None, Yaletown’s only night club are celebrating it in awesome style, bringing in celebrated Canadian Hip Hop icon Jazz Cartier the self proclaimed “Prince of the City” to make the occasion truly a memorable one.
Thursday Nov 23 at Celebrities
One of Hip Hop and R&B’s hottest up and comers, this rising star is known for her strong, vibrant voice and her in-your-face attitude accompanied by bouncy sick baselines. you know she is here to take over, performing not one but two shows in one night (Early all ages & late 19+ )!
Hot Chip DJs
Thursday Nov 23 at Fortune Sound
Get ready to hit the floor, party people! This Thursday, Hot Chip DJs are going all out and will be playing a four hour set of some of the hottest electronic music including electronic, trance, house and disco, putting on an exciting and very lively and vibrant atmosphere. You can bet you’ll be dancing all night long.
Black Pistol Fire
Thursday Nov 23 at The Biltmore Cabaret
Need some energizing, electrifying Rock N Roll? Check out one of Toronto’s hottest bands, featuring high octane and explosive rock. Giving unhinged, untamed, and truly spectacular performances, they will have you banging your heads and tapping your feet to their vibrant guitar riffs all night long.
Leisure Club album release pizza party
Friday Nov 24 at the Biltmore Cabaret
Leisure Club will be celebrating the release of their latest album with a good old fashioned pizza party, Come and have an exciting time and dance away to some of the best pop rock you will ever hear, featuring groovy catchy guitar melodies and beautifully layered vocal hooks.
Saturday Nov 25 at The Biltmore Cabaret
This Saturday come enjoy some highly infectious dream pop with Youngblood, a five piece band that fuses the dreamy, stylish melodies of the 60’s combined with beautiful, modern, electronic, grooves and to top it off, their lead singer sounds like an angel, truly bewitching.
Best in Vancouver Night 7
Saturday Nov 25 at The Railway Stage
Railways Stage’s Best in Vancouver finale is here this Friday. Come check out bands such as Belcarra and Caustic Soda Pop, and listen to some of the best Rock and pop music our local talents have to offer.
Saturday Nov 25 at Harbour Event Centre
This Saturday it’s time to “Party all night” with reggae, hip hop and dance sensation Sean Kingston. With happy, funky lyrics and extremely uplifting and bouncy beatz, Sean Kingston will blow up the weekend with his classics like “Beautiful Girls” and “Take You There”.
Beanstock Coffee Festival
Sunday Nov 26 at Railtown Warehouse
Finally the end of the week brings with it a fantastic, special treat. Showcasing the city’s finest, independent micro-roasters Beanstock boasts samples from 30 of the best roasters including Agro, Pallet, and others. The festival also features artisanal food vendors, coffee based cocktails, and pop-up brew shops.
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