It’s officially spring, which means the Vancouver’s concert calendar is about to get a whole lot busier. From Top 40 pop, indie rock and nostalgia favorites, the slate for April and May has something for every music fan. Here are our picks for ten must-sees in the city this spring. Read the rest of this entry »
Happy New Year! The beginning of a new calendar is always an exciting time, and Vancouver’s events scene is looking as vibrant as ever as we go into 2016. From marquee headlining concerts and top comedy names, the new year has something for every taste.
With her new album 25 shattering all the sales records, it’s no secret that fans are eager to see Adele back performing. After four years away from touring, the British superstar is back with a full slate of tour dates for 2016 at venues all over the world.
The North American leg of her latest tour begins July 5th in Saint Paul, Minnesota and includes 23 cities in Canada, the United States and Mexico. Canadian stops along the tour include Vancouver (July 20-21), Montreal (Sept 30-Oct 1) and Toronto (Oct 3-7). In most of her stops, Adele is performing multiple nights in each city and there are plenty of gaps in the schedule should she decide to schedule additional dates.
It’s been two years since pop megastar Rihanna last toured, and now she’s back with a sparkling new album and fresh set of headline tour dates. Her latest album – titled Anti – is still pending release, following rumours of an exclusive release through streaming service Tidal . The new tour and album will mark Rihanna’s first headlining excursion since 2012’s Unapologetic and the Diamonds World Tour.
The Anti World Tour kicks off February 26th, 2016 in San Diego, CA and will make stops across North America until May 7th. European dates will run from June 7 to August 12, 2016.
Canadian stops on the tour include Montreal (April 6), Toronto (April 13), Edmonton (April 20), Calgary (April 21) and Vancouver (April 23).