Music News

Show Announcements, News and Updates.

The 12th edition of Rifflandia Festival, scheduled for September 12-16, 2019, has been officially postponed to September 17-20, 2020. Early Bird tickets can be refunded at point of purchase, or held and redeemed for entry next year.

Building Rifflandia has been an incredible journey filled with amazing musical memories and accomplishments. But as our city continues to change before our eyes, our region’s unique festival landscape is evolving and this requires our careful attention to ensure that Rifflandia is able to thrive for years to come, alongside our artists, audience and partners.

To everyone – have an AMAZING 2019 and we will SEE YOU IN 2020!

Roseanne Cash

The Farquhar at UVic is thrilled to announce that Rosanne Cash will appear on the Farquhar stage with her tour of She Remembers Everything, a poetic, lush and soulful collection of songs that reckon with a flawed and fragile world.  [Read more]


2019 Ska & Reggae Festival Victoria

March 25: The 2019 Ska & Reggae Festival Victoria has just been announced.  Full details and links at HERE


Longwalkshortdock • Capital BallroomFebruary 24: JUST ANNOUNCED Longwalkshortdock • Capital Ballroom April 6, 2019 • (Victoria, BC) Tickets $19.48.


Wacken Metal Battle Canada

February 19: The Wacken Metal Battle Canada is coming to the West Coast! Hosted by The Invisible Orange & Vancouver Island Metal Festival  Round 1 for BC will be held in Victoria at Logan’s Pub!! Contestants for Round #1 are: Electric Druids Liberatia
Krypteia Forever Frost


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February 17: via VicNews Excitement builds for first Victoria Folk ‘N Fiddle Festival in Sidney.  First headliners announced, wide range of community friendly musical, cultural events planned. A new festival that celebrates roots music and brings together the folk, fiddling and bluegrass communities here and around the Pacific Northwest is in the works for this spring in Sidney and North Saanich. [read more]

Rock Ambleside Park 2019February 4: GSL Group, Ambleside Live and Rock 101 are pleased to announce the complete daily schedule for Rock Ambleside Park music festival, which is scheduled for August 16-18 at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver. See the full line-up and show times here: ROCK AMBLESIDE PARK


November 16: Weird Al Yankovic – The Strings Attached Tour 2019 Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre – Victoria, BC  Doors: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm More info