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Pique to Valley Listings June 25-July 01

This week's entertainment listings


Friday, June 25


What: Rob Funk Fridays

Where: Black’s Pub

Easy-going rock tunes with the local jack-of-all-musical-trades and guests.

Who: Mike Weterings

Where: Crystal Lounge

Folksy acoustic rock with an Afro-Worldbeat groove.

Who: The Bowen Boys

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

High-energy Celtic, Irish and bluegrass pub music with local duo Rob Thompson and Cam Salay.

Who: Tom Hooper

Where: Mallard Lounge

Guitar and piano tunes with the former frontman of Canadian college rock bands The Grapes of Wrath and Ginger In the lounge at the cocktail hour (4-6 p.m.) and again in the evening after 9 p.m.

Who: Cameron Chu

Where: The Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar

Piano-man sets the mood with lots of soul and R&B and jazzy lounge favourites.

Who: Leth Dodis

Where: Moe Joe’s

Rock covers by the Friday night regulars. (WDC minus Chad). Doors at 9 p.m.

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

This is not the ballet your mother told you about. Naked babes on stage shake their booty for the boys (and girls) that like to watch.

Who: Monkey Business

Where: Pemberton Hotel

Classic rock.


Who: DJ Garth

Where: Garibaldi Lift Co.

Deep down dirty funk.

What: Bikini Fridays

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Bikini shooter girls and hip-hop beats with DJ Rob Banks and. Doors at 10 p.m.

Who: DJ R3

Where: Garfinkel’s

Hip-hop and dance tracks.

Who: DJ Peace Frog

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

The mainstream mix-master plays the tunes that get the dance floor rockin’. Doors at 8 p.m.

Who: DJ Derek

Where: Savage Beagle

Dropping the best Top 40 hip-hop and R&B in the red lounge and down below. Doors at 9 p.m.

Saturday, June 26


What: The Power of Ignorance

Where: MY (Millennium) Place

Discover the bliss of Ignorance! Actor Chris Gibbs presents his hilarious one-man stage show that pokes fun at pompous intellectuals and "Power of the Mind" TV gurus. Show wraps up the Whistler Arts Council/MY Place 2003/04 Performance Series. Ph: 604-935-8410.

Who: The Hot Club of Mars

Where: Brackendale Art Gallery Theatre (Brackendale)

Swingin’ gypsy jazz with the Vancouver hep-cats. Ph: 604-898-3333.