I don't know where to start, so I'm just going to throw what I have at you and hope that it doesn't knock your eye out, because then it's not funny anymore... or something like that.
Matthew Good with guests Gentlemen Husbands performing 2 nights, Fri November 15 and Sat November 16 at the Jack Singer Concert Hall. Tickets $29.50-$55 plus s/c on sale Friday at 10am at epcorcentre.org.
Drake! Drake, people! With guests Miguel and Future on Sun September 29 at the Saddledome. Tickets $49.75-$99.75 plus s/c on sale June 21 at 10am at TM.
Frightened Rabbit with guests on Wed September 25 at MacEwan Ballroom up at the ol' U of C. $23.50 plus s/c on sale Friday at 10am at unionevents.com, Sloth or TF. All ages welcome.
The Indigo Girls! Man, remember them from the first … Read More
The Sword, everybody! Yes, The Sword will be returning to town on August 11 with Castle & American Sharks. The show will be at the Republik, with tickets $23 plus s/c on sale Friday, June 14 at 10am here.
And Craig Ferguson, everybody! He's no Billy Connolly, but he's a pretty funny guy who will be at the Jubilee on October 21. I caught him the last time he was here and was not disappointed. Go! Tickets for this show will be $42.50 & $49.50 plus s/c on sale Friday, June 14 at 10am at TM.
It's a little bit for everyone. Well, everyone who is into metal and/or comedy.Read More
Surprise! Fans of Nine Inch Nails not only get a new album which had been kept under wraps until the past couple of weeks, but they are supporting that album with a tour which comes to the Saddledome on November 25. Remember when Queens of the Stone Age opened for them here a few years back? See how I momentarily made this about Queens of the Stone Age? Tickets for this show go on sale at TM on June 21 at 10am. And now to relive my youth (in my mind, I'm at the Warehouse drunk on vodka paralyzers...)Read More
I love freaky coincidences. This morning when I decided to put on my Queens of the Stone Age t-shirt, I had no idea that they would announce a show for August 8 at the Stampede Corral (this story is 100% true). Tickets for the QOTSA love-in are $34.50/$49.50/$55 plus s/c and are on sale at TM on May 24 at 10am. Squee!
Loretta Lynn! Did you ever think that you would get to see Loretta Lynn live? Here's your chance - Wednesday, October 23 at the Jubilee, tickets $39.50/$55/$85 plus s/c on sale at TM on May 24 at 10am. Who doesn't love the Coal Miner's Daughter? Crazy people, that's who.
The John Butler Trio will hit MacEwan Hall on Saturday, August 10, with tickets $32 plus s/c at Ticketfly.com.
The Banff Centre has a truckload of amazing shows planned for the summer, a few … Read More
I'm going to get right to it - there is no excuse for boredom this summer! Get to these shows!
Chasing Summer Festival - touted as 'The Largest Outdoor Electronic Dance Music Festival in Western Canada' happens at Fort Calgary on August 9 & 10, featuring Tiesto, Above & Beyond, Krewella, Wolfgang Gartner, Morgan Page, Tommy Trash, Mat Zo, Myon & Shane 54, Tritonal, Seven Lions, Candyland, Andrew Rayel, Topher Jones... the list goes on! Tickets $119-$139 plus s/c here.
Iron & Wine! Good old bearded Sam Beam, who doesn't love 'im? Your chance to love 'im is on September 21 when he plays at MacEwan Hall, tickets $35 plus s/c on sale Friday at 10am here.
Pinback will hit the Republik on August 29, with tickets running you $25 plus s/c, on sale Saturday at 10am here.
Gogol … Read More
Neo on Beady Eye - BE1
Neo on The sexiest man in Calgary1
Clairvoyant on Alberta should seize the opportunity for policy change6