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Pique to Valley Listings Oct. 1-6

This week's entertainment listings


Friday, Oct. 1


Who: Last Call

Where: Moe Joe’s

First Friday night for new house band featuring Jason Bonnell of WDC and Leth Dodis fame.

What: Fun Festival Fridays

Where: Crab Shack

Bring your instruments for the live open mic jam or bring the house down with a karaoke tune. Hosted by local DJ Steve Jiu.

Who: Tim Moss

Where: Fifty-Two 80 Bistro & Bar

Classy cocktail lounge piano starting at 6 p.m.

What: Rob Funk Fridays

Where: Black’s Pub

Easy-going rock tunes with the versatile local musician and guests.

Who: Quilligan’s Quake

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

Good-time pub favourites.

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.

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

This is not the ballet your mother told you about. Babes get naked on stage and shake their booty for the boys (and girls) who like to watch.

Who: Borealis String Quartet

Where: Eagle Eye Theatre (Squamish)

The Howe Sound Arts Association launches its 2004/05 Performance Series with the acclaimed chamber music ensemble. Tickets: $10-$20. www.howesoundarts.org.

Who: Big Radio Static

Where: Pemberton Hotel

Classic rock.


What: Fallphonics Party

Where: Garibaldi Lift Co. (GLC)

Celebrate the season with local sound scientists Milton, Garth, Phroh and Lennie throwing down house, funk and breaks. Doors at 8 p.m. $5 cover.

What: Hip-hop Fridays

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Hip-hop and R&B hits with DJ Rob Banks. Doors at 10 p.m.

Who: DJ Peace Frog

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

Mainstream dance floor faves to kick off the weekend. Gals get in free all night long. Doors at 8 p.m.

Who: DJ Derek

Where: Savage Beagle

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

Who: DJ Ph.D

Where: Garfinkel’s

Hip-hop party tunes all night long.

Saturday, Oct. 2


Who: Brian Highley

Where: Crab Shack

Vancouver guitar player with an eclectic repertoire throws down in the lounge.

Who: Suzanne Wilson

Where: Crystal Lounge

Sheryl Crow-style vocals backed by acoustic guitar covering everything from ’60s folk classics to modern rockers.