Friday, Feb. 6
LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS
What: Tea Dance
Where: Roundhouse Lodge (Whistler Mountain)
Party in the sky with DJ Roland Belmares. Part of Altitude 12 annual gay and lesbian ski and snowboard week. 5:30-10:30 p.m. Tickets $85 with special pricing for locals. Ph: 604-938-0132.
What: Snowcat Womens Party
Where: Moe Joes
A party specially for the chicks at Altitude 12 annual gay and lesbian ski and snowboard week. Join DJ Tracey D and groove with the gals from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tickets $25 with special pricing for locals. Ph: 604-938-0132.
What: Meltdown Party
Where: Telus Conference Centre
Its Friday night and the Altitude 12 annual gay and lesbian ski and snowboard week is heating up. DJ Victor Calderone throws down white-hot tracks from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Tickets $60 with special pricing for locals. Ph: 604-938-0132.
What: Naked City Sessions
Where: Maxx Fish
A multi-sensory extravaganza. Progressive house music created live by Vancouver producers Ricardo Almeida and John Tennant, plus go-go dancers, fire dancers, massage, visuals, a magician, tarot-card readings and more. Tickets $10 in advance from Bestsellers, $15 at the door. VIP booths available $100-$200. Ph: 604-938-1235.
What: Full Moon Friday
An eclectic mix of reggae, hip-hop, jungle n breaks, punk & metal music featuring MC Gigalo, DJs Plastic Surgeon, buddha & Tone, and WORKS live experimental hip-hop & drum n bass.
What: Rob Funk Fridays
Where: Blacks Pub
A night of easy-going rock tunes served up with a smile by local jack-of-all-musical-trades Rob Funk.
Who: Cameron Chu
Where: The Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar
Piano-man Chu and special guest Motown soul-daddy Bobby Taylor set the mood with old-time soul and R&B favourites.
Where: Crystal Lounge
Good-time sing-a-long guitar tunes from a good-hearted local.
Who: Guitar Doug
Payday Friday après with Whistlers own legendary acoustic rocker ski bum playing everything from Johnny Cash to Bob Marley to who knows what else.
Who: John Reynolds
Where: Dubh Linn Gate Pub
A hearty Irish singer/songwriter known to weave a yarn or two into his set. Music worth a toast of your pint.
What: Das Boot Ballet
Where: Boot Pub
This is not the ballet your mother told you about. Buck-naked babes lose the tutus and flaunt their flexibility. Bring tips.