2656 Highway 97 North
Kelowna, BC V1X 4J4
Phone: (250) 861-1110
Fax: (250) 861-1180
2656 Highway 97 North, Kelowna, BC, CA, V1X 4J4
- Phone: (250) 861-1110
- Fax: (250) 861-1180
October 27, 2014 7:30 PM
With a well noted sound that's well rooted in 1970s rock, soul and funk, The Doobie Brothers have managed to be remembered as one of the premier acts of its generation. Active from 1970 to 1982 before reuniting in 1987, the band released its self-titled debut album in 1971 and has since released over a dozen studio albums. Though The Doobie Brothers has experienced a number of line-up changes over the years, the group still tours and has maintained a reputation for putting on an impressive live show despite the departure of vocalist Michael McDonald.
October 28, 2014
Legendary folk artist Gordon Lightfoot had a prolific career throughout the 1960s and 1970s as a performer and songwriter. His gentle tunes have been recorded by iconic performers such as Elvis, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan and Barbara Streisand, who helped solidify Lightfoot's reputation as a premier songwriter. Noted for his unique baritone voice and use of a 12-stringed guitar, Lightfoot is responsible for a string of number one hits including "If You Could Read My Mind," "Sundown" and "Rainy Day People." With a career that spans over four decades, the Canada-born artist continues to perform in venues around the world, taking his beloved musical canon on the road to the delight of folk-minded audiences everywhere.
November 11, 2014 7:30 PM
When the guys of Tokyo Police Club first started playing together in 2005 they were students at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. As the band started playing around the city, they started to attract a fairly respectable following. When the indie, garage rock outfit was asked to play the Pop Montreal festival, they thought they were going to be picked up by a record company and signed on the spot. But It was not to be, the band played the festival but didn't get a recording contract. The band preserved though and managed to land a record deal with more and more touring.
November 12, 2014 7:00 PM
November 13, 2014 8:00 PM
Sam Roberts Band is the eponymous band led by Sam Roberts, an indie rock singer/songwriter from Quebec, Canada whose illustrious career on Canada's fabled indie scene has seen him awarded with six Juno Awards as well as becoming one of the bestselling independent artists in Canadian music history. His first commercially released album, We Were Born in a Flame, was released in 2003 to a tremendous amount of critical acclaim, garnering the young artist three Juno Awards for "Album of the Year," "Rock Album of the Year" and "Artist of the Year." Recently, Roberts switched from performing under his name alone to performing under the Sam Roberts Band moniker, with his fourth studio album Collider released under the band's new name in May 2011.
November 14, 2014 8:00 PM
Theory of a Deadman is a Canadian alternative rock band from Vancouver. The band released its self-titled debut in 2002 on 604 Records, which is run by Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger. The band's success went international after songs off its second album were used in the computer game Fahrenheit, as well as the on soundtrack of the movie Transformers, a few years later.
November 14, 2014 7:00 PM
One of the more prominent electronic genres to emerge out of England in the late '90s was dubstep. Though the genre sounds nothing like dub reggae, the warble friendly form of electronic dance music found a wide listener base and swarms of eager dance crazed youths intent on moving to the infections music. As dubstep progressed into the 2000s several electronic composers, like English born Rusko, started to do innovative things with the genre's characteristic sound and progressed the style of music towards new heights. As Rusko and his contemporaries continue to do cool new things, its interesting to watch these musicians do ground breaking achievements with each new sonic endeavor of theirs.
November 16, 2014 6:30 PM
Max & Ruby is a live touring show based on the incredible successful Canadian children's animated series of the same name. Although there is no overarching plot to speak of, the live show, like the TV series, revolves around the exploits of a three-year-old rabbit named Max and his older sister Ruby (age 7), as she tries to get Max to participate in any one of the many projects she undertakes. With both a musical and non-musical show touring today, Max & Ruby ensures that all young children can find something to love and learn about at any one of its shows.
November 19, 2014 8:00 PM
Devin Townsend is a multi-instrumentalist and producer known for both his solo career and his work with the group Strapping Young Lad and The Devin Townsend Band. Townsend's first experience in the music industry came when he was asked to contribute lead vocals on Steve Vai's 1993 album, Sex & Religion. After touring with Vai, he found himself discouraged and angry with the music business and used his negative emotions to make his first solo album Heavy as a Really Heavy Thing, the following year under the name Strapping Young Lad. He formed a band to back up his vocals and together they released Strapping Young Lad's critically acclaimed album City, in 1997. Townsend started his own label called HevyDevy Records, through which he released most of his solo work, and in 2007, he broke up Strapping Young Lad and the short-lived Devin Townsend Band to spend more time with his wife and children. In 2009, he began working on his album series The Devin Townsend Project, which features four albums recorded and written with different styles. He released Ki and Addicted in 2009, followed by North American and Australian tours, and Deconstruction and Ghost in 2011. the Devin Townsend Project showcased Townsend's production style with layered tracks and vocals that ranged from classical ballads to raw screams.
November 21, 2014 8:00 PM
Toronto-based singer/songwriter Lights Poxleitner has been able to straddle the line between mainstream and indie ever since first coming onto the scene in 2008 at the ripe age of 16. Though she initially wrote songs for other artists, label heads began taking notice and Lights soon found herself with a record deal. While her music primarily consists of slick synth-pop appropriate for any dance club or Top 40 radio slot, Lights' recent collaboration with the respected Canadian electronica act Holy Fuck has hardened up her sound a bit and added a refreshing dose of grit to her pop.
November 27, 2014 7:00 PM
Adapted from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Wiz tells the story of Dorothy, the Tin Woodman, the Lion and the Scarecrow from African-American point of view. Using an all Black cast, the story strays from the original plot and comments on the African-American experience, while reaching a wide audience. Songs include "Funky Monkeys" and "If You Believe."
November 27, 2014 7:00 PM
John Fogerty is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. During the 1960s, he was the frontman of the legendary rock combo Creedence Clearwater Revival. In the early 1970s, however, Fogerty started his solo career. In the mid-1980s, he managed to stage a comeback and he has been performing ever since.