What You Should See This Week featuring Bryson Tiller

The 12 most awesome shows to see in Vancouver this week, Aug 14-20

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The long wait is over. Trap-soul hitmaker Bryson Tiller brings his Set It Off! Tour to Vancouver this week. We bet it will be true to all the hype and rumours ;)
But there’s even more to see, from legends like Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, and The Orb, to local artists like Echo Nebraska and Mark Adams. Here are this week’s most awesome shows, chosen by our city’s #knowfun Selectors at Do604.
Let’s go!

Metallica
Mon Aug 14 at BC Place
Heavy metals legends are here to throw down. We think we heard them across the water during rehearsal at lunch today.

Rancid and Dropkick Murphys
Tues Aug 15 at Thunderbird Arena
Keep the week heavy and loud! This double header is the stuff dreams are made of.

James Vincent McMorrow
Tues Aug 15 at The Vogue
True Care songwriter returns to Vancouver for more musical bliss.

The Orb
Wed Aug 16 at The Biltmore
This is a very good week to see the legends! If you know anything about ambient house, get yourself to The Biltmore this Wednesday.

Roxy Launch Project Showcase #5: Adam Bae, Western Jaguar, Rocky Mountain Revival, The Fallaways
Thurs Aug 17 at The Roxy
It’s the final Showcase as 20 local artists are performing to win a $10,000 artist development scholarship.

Zaum, with Flying Fortress and Sand Witch
Thurs Aug 17 at The Astoria
Doom duo ZAUM are here. It’s time to shred.

Bryson Tiller
Fri Aug 18 at Thunderbird Arena
Get ready to Set It Off! when on fire artist Bryson Tiller hits Vancouver.

Echo Nebraska
Fri Aug 18 at The Biltmore
Much more than their massive Hey Allison single, find out what Echo Nebraska are all about this Friday night.

2 Chainz
Fri Aug 18 at the Commodore
Hope you scored tickets to see ‘Pretty Girls Like Trap Music’ rapper 2 Chainz, because this hot show is sold out!

Austra, Psychic Ills, Wolf Parade and many many more
Friday through Sunday at Ponderosa Music Festival
The freshest music festival in BC, Ponderosa might be modest in vibe, but they always bring a top notch lineup! This year will be incredible, with Austra, Psychic Ills, Wolf Parade headlining. Don’t miss it!

Tanglers, Ian Campbell Band, Phono Pony
Sat Aug 19 at The Railway Stage
This is going to be a very fun night, as Lust For Life & BeatRoute bring these three local acts under one roof for one night only.

Mark Adams “Summer Lovers” EP release
Sun Aug 20 at Blue Light Studio
Mark Adams might be a fairly unknown name, but with his beautiful new Summer Lovers release, that’s about to change.

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