Vancouver Events on Saturday August 9, 2014


Vancouver Shows: September 28 – October 4, 2014

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Here are a few of the great shows happening this week that are sure to entice all tastes. Rap, Heavy Metal, Indie, House and the Dropkick Murphys—this week really has it all.

  • Glass Animals – Sept. 28

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    This up-and-coming UK indie band is taking their psychedelic sounds to the road promoting the release of their first album.  If you're looking for something fresh, catch them at the Biltmore Cabaret.

  • Com Truise – Sept. 28

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    Com Truise is one of the many personas of producer and designer Seth Haley. This one based on “mid-fi synth-wave, slow-motion funk," according to Haley himself. His show will be at Fortune Sound Club.

  • Crowbar – Sept. 28

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    The doom-core band has been "sludging" around since the '80s. They are STILL pumping out their classic sound of slow, low-keyed, heavy and brooding metal. Check out their show at the Rickshaw Theatre.

  • Dropkick Murphys – Sept. 29 & 30

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    With an all for one, and one for all attitude, the Dropkick Murphys will be bringing a riot of a performance to Commodore Ballroom.

  • Little Barrie – Sept. 30

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    Little Barrie will be bringing their unique sound to Biltmore Cabaret. They've released an album, "Shadow," which mixes the roots of rock and roll mixed with blues.

  • Phaeleh – Sept. 30

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    Phaeleh blends the tempos of dubstep, garage, electronica and house music. His soulful sounds honour fellow Bristolians Massive Attack and Portishead. Be sure to catch his show at Fortune Sound Club.

  • Whirr with Special Explosion – Sept. 30

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    Both Northwestern groups, Whirr is giving the sounds of the 90's an update for the post-millennial era. Whirr and Special Explosion come to Electric Owl, blending indie rock into a fogged bliss.

  • Hercules & Love Affair – Sept. 30

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    The pop-house team, accompanied by Nick Monaco, will be playing at Venue. Hercules & Love Affair focus on creating passionate dance music to counter the mainstream house.

  • Amon Amarth – Oct. 1

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    Amon Amarth is on their Deceiver of the Gods tour bringing the Swedish Death Metal sound to Commodore Ballroom.

  • Yacht – Oct. 2

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    Yacht is the conceptual pop brainchild of Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans, whose wide-ranging interests cause Yacht to frequently change their groove. Make sure you catch them at Fortune Sound Club.

  • The Sonics – Oct. 2

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    Forming in 1963, The Sonics created an uncompromising, overdriven brand of rock 'n' roll whose musical intensity had no precedent at the time. They'll be playing at the Rickshaw Theatre.

  • Thurston Moore – Oct. 3

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    Thurston Joseph Moore is an American musician best known as a singer, songwriter and guitarist of Sonic Youth. He's sure to please the crowd at the Biltmore Cabaret.

  • Paul Oakenfold – Oct. 3

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    Solid Events & 72Hrs present the legend himself. Paul Oakenfold is coming to Harbour Event Centre to grace us with his powerful sounds that date back 3 decades.

  • The New Pornographers – Oct. 3 & 4

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    This hometown band is coming to Commodore Ballroom for two performances to celebrate the release of their latest album, "Brill Bruisers."

  • Merchandise – Oct. 4

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    Merchandise is equal parts punk misanthropy, maudlin balladeering, fine art, low humor, classical study, psychedelic spacecasing, mad science and pop genius. Their show will be at Biltmore Cabaret.

  • Deniro Farrar and Denzel Curry – Oct 4

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    These 2 rappers are bringing an explosive performance to Venue, presented by Blueprint Events. The blend of Farrar's eerily calming rasp with Curry's aggressive heat will take the audience for a ride.

  • Wakey!Wakey! – Oct. 4

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    Ever since his single "War Sweater" jettisoned him into stardom, the indie-pop singer has built a following that's as passionate as his compositions. He'll be playing at the Electric Owl.

Nightlife entertainment guide for Vancouver

Looking for an event in Vancouver on Saturday August 9, 2014? Look no further. Here is your nightlife entertainment guide for Vancouver.

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Born Stoned Live at Olympia, Surrey BC.With Guests; Tommy Carnage, ChunkyD, GKR, Bizzy Mind, Skulastic and Dead AliveTickets $10 OnlineDoor $15Great food available all night. Licensed Bar for those […]

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