LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS
What: Reggae Night Live reggae grooves with locals Kostaman & DJ Phroh. Doors 8 p.m.
Where: Moe Joes
Who: Triple Threat Thursdays The inaugural weekly event kicks off with the sensational multi-talented Steve Jiu hosting a competition of turntables, karaoke and open jams for great prizes and entertainment.
Where: Crystal Lounge
Who: Cameron Chu Live jazz, soul and R&B with the house piano man and guests.
Where: Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar
Who: Gordo Plus One Veteran musician covers decades of great roots, blues and rock n' roll with lead guitar from Pierre Eady.
Where: Pemberton Hotel
Who: Bruce Coghlan Rootsy acoustic gems flavoured with a touch of the Emerald Isle. Apres 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Evening 8 p.m. to midnight.
Where: Dubh Linn Gate Pub
Who: Hip Hop Workshop Learn the art of spoken word and rap at a hip hop workshop hosted by VanCity hip-hop artist Ndidi Cascade as part of the 2006 LUNA program.
Where: MY Millennium Place
Who: Wes Mackey Ultra smooth blues from the South Carolina musician who worked his way up from playing the honky tonks in Augusta and Georgia to backing up great legends such as Muddy Waters Jimmy Reed and John Lee Hooker, just to name a few. Shows 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.
Where: Mallard Lounge
Who: Tim Moss From Germany and Switzerland to world-class hotels around Vancouver, the piano man plays all of your classic favourites from Layla to Return to Sender.
Where: Four Seasons Fifty Two 80 Bistro & Bar
CLUBS AND DJs
What: Locals Night Popular party night around these parts with local DJs on the decks.
Who: DJ Milton & Toddski Its party beats with DJ Rob Banks for apres from 3-9 p.m. DJ Milton & Toddski drop funky beats and bass to get you shakin for late night sessions from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
What: Club Shred Weekly rotation of live local musicians play cover favourites.
What: Party Beats DJ Paul Moritz spins fresh funky house to pack the dance floor weekly. Doors 9 p.m.
Where: Tommy Africas
What: Om New weekly DJ night gives partiers one more excuse to dance the night away.
Where: Savage Beagle
Friday, December 30