Archive for the ‘Festivals and Events’ Category

Ethiopian Summer Festival is on August 29!

Vancouver’s Ethiopian Community is having their annual Ethiopian Summer Festival Saturday, August 29! In celebration of ECA’s 30th anniversary, this year’s festival is organized under the theme “Bringing Ethiopians Together, 30 Years Further Beyond.” The festival will feature cultural shows including Ethiopian coffee ceremony, live music and dance, soccer and basketball games, games, youth talent […]

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VQFF continues until Sunday, August 23

Queer Film Festival continues onward until Sunday, August 23. Check out “In The Turn” this Thursday, August 20 at SFU GCA a 9:15 PM. Sponsored by CiTR Radio 101.9 FM. Don’t miss this wonder(film) festival celebrating queer culture!

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Smooth Human Homeshake is at The Biltmore Cabaret Friday, August 21

Montreal’s own Homeshake is at The Biltmore Cabaret this Friday, August 21. Alongside the groovin’ crooner is Sheer Agony. Doors are at 7 PM. Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketweb.ca or at Red Cat Records and Zulu Records Store.

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Sunday, August 16th is Loco Moto Art’s Oscillations

Loco Moto Art Collective and the International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) present Oscillations this Sunday, August 16 at Charleson Park. Join various sound artists Sammy Chien, Laura Lee Coles, Merlyn Chipman, Bobbi Kozinuk, and more! An evening of sound and visual stimulation begins at 7:45 PM.  

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CiTR Summer Sessions

Another in-studio performance this week! Thursday, August 13th @2pm, tune in to Muzak for the Observant to here a solo set from Colin Cowan of Colin Cowan and the Elastic Stars. And stay tuned through the end of August to here performances from Nanaimo’s Moths & Locusts and Vancouver’s Swim Team!      

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27th Vancouver Queer Film Festival starts Thursday, August 13

Vancouver’s annual Queer Film Festival will be in full swing Thursday, August 13 until Sunday, August 23. Check out CiTR sponsored films “In The Turn” on Saturday, August 15 at 6:45 PM at SFU GCA and Thursday, August 20 at 9:15 PM also at SFU GCA and “Welcome To This House” on Monday, August 17 […]

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CiTR 101.9 FM Presents… What’s Wrong Tohei?

  CiTR Radio 101.9 FM presents… What’s Wrong Tohei? release of their newest album Bruce. Guests include Queen Bee and the Buzzkills, Invisible Ray, and Rabies. It’s all happening on Saturday, August, 22 at The Emerald!

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CiTR 101.9 FM and Timbre Concerts present… Circuit Des Yeux

Indiana’s Circuit Des Yeux with guests Ora Cogan and Marisa Anderson will be in Vancouver Thursday, August 20 at The Cobalt. Circuit Des Yeux is a Vancouver Levitation Fest alumni and touring for her newest album “In Plain Speech” Tickets are $10 and available in advance at www.ticketweb.ca or at Red Cat Records on Main or Zulu Records […]

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Now accepting submissions to CiTR’s 31st band competition, SHINDIG!

DEADLINE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18! SHiNDiG is CiTR’s annual battle of the bands competition, supporting the newest and the randomest local talent. All styles are welcome — whether you are a solo country artist or a 10-piece punk band. Past participants includes the likes of Japandroids, Fond of Tigers, The Pack A.D., Mystery Machine, and The […]

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CiTR Summer Sessions

Tomorrow! Thursday, August 6th @2pm, tune in to Muzak For The Observant to hear a live performance from Discorder cover artist Mourning Coup!

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