Super fun, third-wave ska throwback. Remember Save Ferris? They were in 10 Things I Hate About You, which everyone loves. If you know someone who says they don't love that movie, you know they're lying to you and you need to get that person out of your life.
Venue, Vancouver, 19+, Tickets $22, Tickets available at Red Cat Records, Zulu Records, Beat Street Records and online HERE!
The ever-weird and groovy JPOD the Beat Chef, still can't believe it's not the Beat Chief, but whatever. He's still dope. The homies Mt. Doyle and Driftwood will be holding it down with Mr. Podsta.
Distrikt, Victoria, 19+, Advance tickets $8 available online here. $10 at the door.
The finest comedy festival in this area of the world returns for another stellar year.
Rags Music highlights include: Todd Glass, Tom Segura, Andy Kindler, Aparna Nancherla and Nate Bargatze
In and around Vancouver. All ages and 19+ shows. For full schedule and ticketing information go HERE.
Wandering gypsy nomads playing danceable folk musics.
Sugar Nightclub, Victoria, 19+, Tickets $14.50, Available at Lyle's Place, Vinyl Envy, The Reef and online here.
One of the all-time great MCs, touring for his fucking phenomenal album The Impossible Kid. With the mighty Homeboy Sandman, one of the most interesting cats to ever grab a mic. IF YOU LOVE HIP-HOP THIS SHOW IS NOT TO BE MISSED!
Venue Nightclub, Vancouver, 19+, Tickets $30, Available online here.
Seminal ska dudes, the Slackers, celebrating 25 years of delivering the conscious, fun-loving goods to the people!
Fri. Dec. 2 - Sugar Nightclub, Victoria, 19+, Tickets available at Lyle's Place and online here.
Sat. Dec 3 - Rickshaw Theatre, Vancouver, 19+, Tickets available at Red Cat Records, Zulu Records, Highlife and online here.
Remember all those amazing Bowie covers Seu Jorge did for Wes Anderson's The Life Aquatic? Well, now you can see them live, in all their glory!
Vogue Theatre, Vancouver, All Ages, Tickets $42.50-$325, Available online here.
One of the west-coast's foremost producers of fine electronic hip-hop sludge. Always a crunkly, good time.
Distrikt Nightclub, Victoria, 19+, Tickets just $10 at the door! What a value!