Show Announcements, News and Updates.
- Beck Details New Album Hyperspace, Shares 2 New Songs: Listen“Hyperlife” and “Uneventful Days” are the opening tracks from his 14th studio album Read more »
- Noname, Saba, and Smino Form New Group Ghetto Sage, Share Song: Listen“Häagen Dazs” is the Midwest trio’s official debut Read more »
- Elton John Criticizes Lion King Remake: “They Messed the Music Up”After his pivotal role in the original soundtrack, he called this year’s Beyoncé-led remake “a huge disappointment” Read more »
- Atlantic Records UK President Steps Down After Wearing “Offensive” Run-D.M.C. Costume“While my intention was to honor a musical hero, I recognize my appearance was offensive and I made a terrible mistake”—Ben Cook Read more »
- Watch EarthGang Play Museum-Dwelling Monsters in New “Up” VideoThe Atlanta rap duo shares a playful visual for the Mirrorland single Read more »
- The Beatles’ Singles Compiled in Massive New Box SetThe Singles Collection features 46 remastered tracks on 7" vinyl Read more »
- Eartheater Announces New Mixtape Trinity, Shares New Song “Fontanel”: ListenAlexandra Drewchin’s latest full-length is out this Friday, October 18 Read more »
- Katy Perry Shares New Song “Harleys in Hawaii”: ListenCharlie Puth co-wrote and co-produced Perry’s third solo single of 2019 Read more »
FESTIVAL TO RETURN IN 2020
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!
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]
March 25: The 2019 Ska & Reggae Festival Victoria has just been announced. Full details and links at HERE
February 24: JUST ANNOUNCED Longwalkshortdock • Capital Ballroom April 6, 2019 • (Victoria, BC) Tickets $19.48.
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
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]
February 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