5 Vancouver concerts to check out this week: October 5 to 11

Oct 2 2018, 7:16 am


Lots of great music in Vancouver this October, including these five concerts happening from October 5 to 11. Check out Bass Coast Thanksgiving, Jay Rock, and more!

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

Amanda Sum with Amy Blake

  • What: A night of folksy/jazzy/poppy music played by Amanda Sum. Accompanied by her guitar and keyboard, Amanda will share some of her originals and put some twists on recognizable tunes. Featuring singer-songwriter Amy Blake
  • When: Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Time: Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm
  • Where: Cafe Deux Soleils – 2096 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
  • Tickets: $5 to $10

Fat Nick

  • What: Fat Nick brings his Generation Numb Tour to VENUE for a special all-ages show with DJ Scheme and Teddy.
  • When: Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Time: Doors 7 pm
  • Where: VENUE – 881 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $25 plus fees

Bass Coast Friendsgiving

  • What: Bass Coast celebrates Friendsgiving with Sam Binga, The Librarian, El Papachango, OAKK, Young Dene and host Crystal Precious.
  • When: Sunday, October 7, 2018
  • Time: 9 pm
  • Where: The Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
    Tickets: Online

Jay Rock

October 9

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  • What: Jay Rock brings his The Big Redemption Tour to Vancouver with special guest Reason.
  • When: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
  • Time: Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm
  • Where: Imperial – 319 Main Street Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $5 to $10

Keiji Haino

  • What: Active since the 1970s, Keiji Haino’s venerated career has navigated a wide array of styles and instrumentations including blues, rock, free improvisation, noise, percussion, psychedelic music, minimalism, and drone.
  • When: Thursday, October 11, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $30