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Thursday,

FEbruary 21

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 3:30 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    The Unknown Soldiers   Live band pays tribute to The Doors.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

Who:    Black Swade Squamish punk rock band of teens dials up adult-sound that shows no mercy.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

What: World Cup Mainstage Free outdoor concert kicks off with DJ Shortfuse and Squamish punk rock sensation Black Swade at 2:30 p.m.

Where:               Village Square

 

What: Made in Whistler screening   EMI recording artist Ali Milner will be performing live at the premier of Community Now: Made in Whistler screening, which includes live music, film screening, art exhibit and nibblies. The film is a 30-minute documentary about what it is like to be a kid growing up in Whistler. Animal Nation dials up the film soundtrack with killer hip hop beats. Free admission to this Celebration 2010 and Cultural Olympiad event. Art show at 7 and film at 7:30 p.m.

Where:               MY Millennium Place

 

Who:    Sherri St. Germain   Soul and new jazz from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

who: Cam Salay High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites from ex-Paperboy and Doug Reamsbottom from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Too Soon To Tell Local band plays all your favourite covers with George Skoupas at the helm. Acoustic sessions from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               FireRock Lounge at Westin

 

Who:    Craig Brennan All your cover favourites livce.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Happy Thursday Snowboard.com presents Whistler’s hottest talent on the decks; snowboard and turntable alike. DJ R3 dishes out popular local’s night.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

Who:    DJ Foxy Moron/Lon Voted Best Apres by Whistler peeps, Foxy Moron, a.k.a. Ace MacKay-Smith spins her dad’s old records and lots more from soul to funk to electronic, eclectically directed. No Top 40 jiggy for this apres set. DJ Lon takes over at the witching hour with funk, house and breaks all night long.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

 

What: Rotator Thursdays   Guest DJs rotates his or own style. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

what: Party Beats Features resident DJ Audio Pilot a.k.a. JT with funky, dirty house and chunky electro. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

what: Mardi Gras Party DJs Ty Autrey dials up house and breaks while DJ Ollie brings party favourites to the decks.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

Friday,

FEbruary 22

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: World Cup Mainstage Free outdoor concert with DJ Foxy Moron, The Johnstones at 3:45 and Hedley at 4:45 p.m.

Where:               Village Square

 

Who:    Sherri St. Germain   Soul and new jazz from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

what:   Murphy’s Lágh   High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Sean Rose   Rhythm and blues review. Rich vocals, smooth guitar: perfect for the cocktail hour. Show 9 p.m.

Where:               Black’s Pub

 

what:   World Cup VIP Party Hang out with the athletes at this VIP World Cup Party with Whistler’s best tapas. International celebrity DJ cb shaw will be at the decks along with an silent auction.   Proceeds will benefit the Whistler Mountain Ski Club and Alpine Canada Alpin. Get the $175 or $90 tickets by visiting wmsc.info/pay/?ITEM=8. Show starts at 7 p.m.

Where:               Telus Conference Centre

 

What: Reggae Night   Kostaman and The Vibrations warm up crowds with positive, infectious grooves to keep you dancing all night and then DJ Phroh throws down dancehall and jungle. Show starts at 9 p.m.

Where:               The Longhorn Saloon

 

Who:    Drew Wilson   This local favourite knows how to rock out a party with all your cover favourites live.

Where:               The Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 2 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   Legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug strum up Whistler’s most famous apres at 3:30 p.m. and evening set at Payday Friday.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

 

Who:    Ali Milner   Not even finished high school and already this grade 12 student is an EMI recording artist with performances in China as well as Juno Award and Toronto Film Festival after parties. Mature vocals and easy piano come together for a local show not to be missed.   Show 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Where:               Fifty Two 80 Bistro and Lounge

 

What: Full Moon Snowshoe   Take a moonlight snowshoe with friends. Limited tickets. This event always sells out. Book in advance by visiting MY Millennium Place where LUNA headquarters are located. For locals age 18-35 only. Tickets $10/$8.

Where:               MY Millennium Place

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Heat Friday   TMS Crew from Vancity rip up club hits, hip hop and old school.

Where:               Savage Beagle

 

what:   Campground C   Country music rocks the Creekside with Bryon James.

Where:               Dusty’s

Who:    DJ Peacefrog A mainstream mix of tunes that gets the dance floor going.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

What: Ladies Night DJ Neoteric delivers best in hip hop, baltimore club, house and electro.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

Who:    The Grind C1rca presents DJ Rosco with hip hop, reggae and R&B. Ladies free all night.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

Who:    DJ Jensen/Foxy   DJ Jensen cuts loose with   soulful mix to ease you off the hill. Expect disco and boogie re-edits. DJ Foxy Moron dishes out soul, groove, rock, old school hip hop and electronic. No Soulja Boy for this evening show.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC) Who:    Puf the Majik DJ Mix of Top 40, R&B, retro and party classics. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

What: Freeform Fridays DJ Kenya explores mash ups, Top 40 and rocker house. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Saturday,

FEbruary 23

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 2 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

What: World Cup Mainstage Free outdoor concert with DJ Vinyl Ritchie at 2:30 p.m., Shad at 3:45 p.m. and K-os at 4:45 p.m.

Where:               Village Square

 

Who:    Kuli Loach An evening of the Grateful Dead with Deadhead musicians who have been rocking out The Dead’s legendary anthems for more than 22 years. No cover charge. Show 10 p.m.

Where:               Dusty’s

 

What: World Cup Wrap Up Party Kostaman and the Vibrations rocks the party with their infectious, world-beat grooves and positive vibes.

Where:               Longhorn Saloon

 

Who:    Kenny Wayne Jazz pianist Blues Ross will celebrate everything jazz on the ivories while Brian Atyeo does so on canvas. Check out the gallery’s Jazz Series Exhibition opening and talk with the artist himself from 5 to 10 p.m. Admission free.

Where:               Mountain Galleries Chateau Whistler

 

who: Murphy’s Lágh   High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Sherri St. Germain   Soul and new jazz from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   Legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug strum up Whistler’s most famous apres.

Where:               Dusty’s

 

Who:    Drew Wilson   This local favourite knows how to rock out a party with all your cover favourites live.

Where:               The Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    EOTO Expect to dance, but no turntables are involved with these former String Cheese Incident musicians who play electronica dance music live on instruments with a whole lot of computer hardware. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind show.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

 

Who:    Ali Milner   Not even finished high school and already this grade 12 student is an EMI recording artist with performances in China as well as Juno Award and Toronto Film Festival after parties. Mature vocals and easy piano come together for a local show not to be missed. Vancouver.   Show 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Where:               Fifty Two 80 Bistro and Lounge

Who:    Spy vs. Spy Dave Morris and Chris Munro join acoustic forces for all your cover favourites after the hockey game.

Where:               The Brewhouse

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

 

What: Funk’n’ Redneck Night Come out for some funkified redneck tunes and don’t forget to wear your best trucker hats and plaid flannel jackets. No shot guns please. Best costume will win a pair of Canucks tickets. Think Lynard Skynard with a James Brown twist. Show 9 p.m. Cover $5.

Where:               The Pony in Pemberton

 

CLUBS AND DJs

Who:    DJ Jensen Cuts loose with   soulful mix to ease you off the hill. Expect disco and boogie re-edits.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

Who:    DJ Peacefrog A mainstream mix of tunes that gets the dance floor going.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

What: K-os Birthday Bash Hip hop start K-os celebrates his birthday at Tommy’s. JT and Oli will also throw down the hottest dance classics. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

What: Seduction Saturdays   DJ Rosco spins a mix for everyone.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

What: Full Moon Party   Solartribe’s DJs Tone and Phro dish out their legendary dance party hailing the man on the moon.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    DJ JT James   DJ JT James of Raw Radio fame gets wild with party classics, Top 40, R&B grinders and dirty breaks. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

Sunday,

FEbruary 24

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: No Landscapes   Whistler’s artist underground scene unearths itself all day and night long with this eclectic showing presented by Homebase Studios and Cozn Couture. DJ PM Don delivers plenty of oldies on the decks to create a soundscape for the Sea to Sky art exhibit showcasing everything from skate decks and cowboy boots to jewelry and kids toys. Tattoo artists will also be working live. The afternoon show runs 2 to 7 p.m. Evening sets in at 8 p.m. with a three solo musician line up of Jesse Thom, David Irish and Fraser. Tickets are $10 for the evening show.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    Sherri St. Germain   Soul and new jazz from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

who: Murphy’s Lágh   High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

What: Punk Night   Whistler’s ultimate anti-club night. Both international and local acts.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

Who:    Sean Rose   Rhythm and blues review at favourite local watering hole in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.) Rich vocals, smooth guitar: perfect for the cocktail hour at this best kept secret.

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub

What: Hairfarmers Afterburn Party   Join in the local tradition by watching the Fire and Ice show and then dancing it up with The Hairfarmer’s live with Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug at 7:30 p.m. The boys also strum up Whistler’s best apres earlier that afternoon.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

 

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

What: Jam Night Play along side Kostaman for Whistler’s longest running jam night. Mics, guitars, bass, small drum kit and percussion available. Show 9 p.m.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Locals’ Night Weekend winds down with full-throttle club night.

Where:               Longhorn Saloon & Grill

 

What: Soul Kitchen   Weekly rotation of international and local turntable talent. This week the phattest funk, Motown and electro sounds with Vinyl Ritchie and special guest DJs. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Who:    DJ Foxy Moron/Lon Voted Best Apres by Whistler peeps, Foxy Moron, a.k.a. Ace MacKay-Smith spins her dad’s old records and lots more from soul to funk to electronic, eclectically directed. No Top 40 jiggy for this apres set.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

 

Monday,

FEbruary 25

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: No Landscapes   Whistler’s artist underground scene unearths itself all day and night long with this eclectic showing presented by Homebase Studios and Cozn Couture. DJ Foxy Moron delivers everything funky with soul to create a soundscape for the Sea to Sky art exhibit showcasing everything from skate decks and cowboy boots to jewelry and kids toys. Tattoo artists will also be working live. The afternoon show runs 2 to 7 p.m. Evening sets in at 8 p.m. with hip hop from Moka Only, most famously known for his work with Swollen Members. Tickets are $15 for the evening show.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

what: Karaoke   I Will Survive won’t sing itself, so come out to sing all your favourites. Hosted by James Mr. Karaoke.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

what: White Cowbell Oklahoma   The eight-man, Toronto boogie-rock armada returns with their insane show of chain saws, lewdness and musical excellence. They are currently recording two new albums, touring Western Canada and preparing for another European onslaught.

Where:               Dusty’s

 

Who:    Sherri St. Germain   Soul and new jazz from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

who: Guitar Doug & Saunders Local legend Guitar Doug teams up with fiddler Shannon Saunders of the famous Paperboys for rambling good time from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Gnar Boots   Join the Gnar Boot crew to jam it out and bring together Whistler’s music community. Guitars and amps provided.

Where:               Dusty’s

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.  

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

CLUBS AND DJs

what:   ‘80s Night DJ Ryder spins hip hop classics, dance floor anthems and hair rock that takes you way back for local’s night. Free cover for ‘80s outfits between 9-10 p.m. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

what:   StoneBridge Comes to Whistler with newest album, The Flavour, The Vibe, with a second installment dropping in this spring. The head of his own label Stoney Boy Music, StoneBridge continues to dish out his special brand of peak time house made famous by the hit Show Me the Love. Advance tickets available at Vanity and Billabong. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Savage Beagle who: DJ Ricochet   Booty-shakin’ breaks, electro lounge and soulful house. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

 

Tuesday

FEbruary 26

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    All New House Band Local band plays all your favourite covers you can dance and sing to at 9 p.m.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

Who:    Andrea Graham   Acoustic covers from Radiohead to Blind Melon for apres from 4-6 p.m. and evening from 9-11 p.m. in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.)

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub

 

What: LUNA Soccer Wear sports clothing and non-marking sneakers for this drop-in session from 8:30-10:30 p.m. No experience necessary. Must be 18 years or older. Admission is $3 for LUNA members and $7 for non-members.

Where:               Whistler Secondary School

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who: Mick Dalla-Vee   The Randy Bachman Band and Cease and Desist veteran goes solo from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

what:   Guitar Doug & Saunders Local legend Guitar Doug teams up with fiddler Shannon Saunders of the famous Paperboys for rambling good time from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

Clubs and DJs

what:   Liftickt Night One of New York’s best party spinners DJ Eleven goes head to head with DJ Dana D for Lifttickt hosted by Jon C.

Where:               Moe Joe’s  

 

What: Celebration Tuesdays Hip hop duo the Faction Sound Crew spins out favourite longtime local’s night.

Where:               Savage Beagle

 

What: ‘90s Night DJ Trix is back with ‘90s night. Free cover. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Who:    Mat the Alien Heats things up with wild and nasty funk, breaks and his signature scratching and samples. Joined by guest MC Lady P. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish Who: DJ Dakota DJ Dakota will be in da house to spin out awesome tracks all night long.

Where:               Crystal Lounge Wednesday

FEbruary 27

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: Whistler Jam Join Kostaman for a 9 p.m. jam session. Bring your own instruments or use his (mics, acoustic guitar, bass, small drum kit, percussion instruments). Each week is a different creative mix that helps to cultivate upcoming talent. Starts at 9 p.m.

Where:               Black’s Pub

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 3:30 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

What: Loco’s Nite Everything acoustic live with Chris Munro every Wednesday night at 8 p.m.

Where:               Unas Mas at Creekside

 

Who:    Mick Dalla-Vee   The Randy Bachman Band and Cease and Desist veteran goes solo from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

who: Guitar Doug & Saunders Local legend Guitar Doug teams up with fiddler Shannon Saunders of the famous Paperboys for rambling good time from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

 

Who:    Dr. Dave   Rockin’ Whistler’s smallest pub with great covers from 9 p.m. to midnight in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.)

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub

 

Who:    Sweatshop Union Western Canada’s hottest wordplay masters return to Whistler with their legendary hip hop and retakes on the hit, United We Fall. Choclare joins the two-time, Juno-nominated troupe for this don’t miss night. The conscious rappers have shared stages with the likes of Black Eyed Peas, Jurasic 5, Blackalicious and Swollen Members.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

What: Music Bingo Test your music trivia with Zoo Keeny and Big Rich at 7:30 p.m. Free to   play with lots of prizes to be won.

Where:               The Brewhouse Pub Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Dirty Beats   Whistler’s dirtiest DJs throw down house, electro and break beats for legendary Drum ‘n’ Bass Night. This week Vancouver’s hottest drum ‘n’ bass girl, DJ B-Traits who recently signed on as the first Digital SoundGirl by ShyFX. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

What: Local’s Night Puf the Majik DJ with hip hop, breaks and classics. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

What: Real Deal Wednesdays Scratch wizard Mat the Alien, voted Whistler’s number one DJ nine years in a row, spins legendary set before hopping a plane for his Thursday residency in Las Vegas.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

What: Cero Worldwide Friends Twice a year, Cero hosts a night of good times and friends with a stellar line up of local turntable talent. In addition to live painting, the evening starts out with scratch wizard Mat the Alien, voted Whistler’s number one DJ nine years in a row. He spins the legendary set before hopping a plane for his Thursday residency in Las Vegas. He will be joined by MC Kate, DJ Tone of Solartribe and DJ Nook for a dance floor mix of hip hop, dancehall reggae, speed garage, breaks and funky house. Show starts at 9 p.m.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

Thursday,

FEbruary 28

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Gnar Boots   Join the Gnar Boot crew for open jam night with guitars, mics and drums available. All styles of music welcome at 7 p.m.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 3:30 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Mick Dalla-Vee   The Randy Bachman Band and Cease and Desist veteran goes solo from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

who: Guitar Doug & Saunders Local legend Guitar Doug teams up with fiddler Shannon Saunders of the famous Paperboys for rambling good time from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:   Too Soon To Tell Local band plays all your favourite covers with George Skoupas at the helm. Acoustic sessions from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               FireRock Lounge at Westin

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Happy Thursday Snowboard.com presents Whistler’s hottest talent on the decks; snowboard and turntable alike. DJ R3 dishes out popular local’s night.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

What: Rotator Thursdays   Guest DJs rotates his or own style. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

what: Party Beats Special show with Craig Obey and Lady Lauren. The Ministry of Sound recording artists along with producer Jamie Vale recently released the Sleep Monday track. Advance $10 tickets are available at The Hub Creekside, Cyberweb Internet, The Mix by Ric’s and Tommy’s. Support sets from JT and Good Kidd at 9 p.m.

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