FRIDAY: local indie-rock band Said the Whale plays Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park.
FRIDAY: California indie-folk band the Mountain Goats plays the Commodore Ballroom.
FRIDAY: Vancouver singer-songwriter Babe Gurr celebrates the release of her new album Blurred Lines at the WISE Hall.
FRIDAY: alt-country, blues, and rockabilly artist Ginger St. James plays LanaLou's Restaurant.
FRIDAY: the Malleus Trio--a jazz group composed of Ben Brown, Dominic Conway, and Geordie Hart--plays Tyrant Studios.
FRIDAY: local funk band Jaguar plays the Railway Stage and Beer Café, with guests the Big Coast and the Nick Ellis Band.
SATURDAY: Russell Earl Marsland's tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lovestruck, plays the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, with guest Raven Blackwell (tribute to Bonnie Raitt).
SATURDAY: American indie-folk band Bon Iver plays the Pacific Coliseum, with guest Sharon Van Etten.
SATURDAY: rap-metal artist from Staffordshire, England, Scarlxrd, plays Venue.
SATURDAY: Morgan Heritage blends R&B, hip-hop, dubstep, and reggae at the Commodore Ballroom.
SATURDAY: local rock 'n' roll quintet Damsel plays the Railway Stage and Beer Café, with guests Tracy Bosch, Aversions, and Rocket Fuel.
SUNDAY: eighteen-year-old R&B singer-songwriter and actress Willow Smith, daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, plays the Rio Theatre.
SUNDAY: Portland band Yaazda performs classic Polish rock tunes at Shipbuilders’ Square and Pipe Shop.