FRIDAY: American folk-pop singer-songwriter Margaret Glaspy plays the Biltmore, with guest Liza Anne.
FRIDAY: local singer-songwriter David Newberry coheadlines the WISE Hall with Vancouver alternative ensemble Weathering Heights.
FRIDAY: local bluegrass band Still Spirits plays Pub 340, with guests Crowd the Joanna, the Staggers and Jaggs, and Devil in the Wood Shack.
SATURDAY: the Truck Stop Concert Series at Red Truck Brewery features performances by Lee Fields and the Expressions, Vince Vaccaro, and Real Ponchos.
SATURDAY: the SeaWheeze Sunset Festival at Stanley Park features music by Young the Giant and Cold War Kids.
SATURDAY: the Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival at Deer Lake Park features performances by Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, Matt Andersen, Sue Foley, Leeroy Stagger, Jesse Roper, Murray Porter, Little Miss Higgins, Jesse Waldman, and Kaya Kurz.
SATURDAY: Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute band the Cold Shot Band coheadlines the Fairview Pub with local Texas-blues artist Georgie Bones.
SUNDAY: English pop-rock singer-songwriter Bryan Ferry plays the Orpheum Theatre, touring in support of latest solo album Avonmore.
SUNDAY: Edmonton folk-roots singer-songwriter Scott Cook plays the WISE Hall.
SUNDAY: deep-listening concert Quiet City #35 at the Red Gate Revue Stage features performances by Gretchen Snakes, High Plains, and Wild Card.
SUNDAY: New York City-based vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Two Feet plays Fortune Sound Club.
SUNDAY: local Chicago tribute band West Coast Chicago plays hits like "Saturday in the Park" and "If You Leave Me Now" at the Fairview Pub.