Hey Vancouver guitar freaks! Anybody want to know when and where in town the world’s top guitarists will be showing their stuff this year?
Here’s your monthly roundup of upcoming concerts, featuring guitar stars from the realms of blues, rock, metal, jazz, roots, and what have you.
Antonio Sánchez of the Paco de Lucia Quartet at the Chan Centre on November 2.
Tom Morello at the Commodore Ballroom on November 7.
Bruce Cockburn at Chan Centre on November 9.
Gordie Johnson of Big Sugar at the Commodore Ballroom on November 9.
Daniel James of Brass Camel, opening for Big Sugar at the Commodore on November 9.
Steve Luthaker, Dweezil Zappa, and Waddy Wachtel with Derek Smalls at the Vogue Theatre on November 11. CANCELLED.
Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys at Rogers Arena on November 24.
Charlie Hunter with Lucy Woodward at St. James Hall on December 6.
Walter Trout at the Rio Theatre on December 8.
Marcus King of the Marcus King Band at the Commodore on February 9.
Marc Ribot with Gord Grdina's Haram at Blueshore Financial Centre for the Arts on February 28.
Will Johns of The Music of Cream at the Rickshaw Theatre on February 29.
Gerry Leonard and Kevin Armstrong with A Bowie Celebration at the Commodore on March 13.
Mike Cooley and Jay Gonzalez of the Drive-By Truckers at the Commodore on March 17.
Jesse Cook at the Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts on March 21.
Nita Strauss with Alice Cooper at Abbotsford Centre on April 18.
Steve Dawson with the Black Hen Roadshow at the York Theatre on May 29.
Neil Schon with Journey at Rogers Arena on May 18.