The Georgia Straight
Music TIP SHEET
JUST BECAUSE LIVE events have been cancelled doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some musical thrills. Here are two upcoming highlights this month. BLIND PILOT (5:30 p.m., April 8 and
15) Timbre Concerts has announced that it is partnering with Blind Pilot (photographed above) to bring fans of the group access to two livestreamed performances this month. The Oregon indie folk-pop band—led by singerguitarist Israel Nebeker—will perform live from the Liberty Theater in Astoria, Oregon. Single-ticket options start at $25, and bundles include a post-show VIP solo set and Q&A with Nebeker and a limited-edition silkscreen poster illustrated by drummer Ryan Dobrowski. For more information, visit boxofficemandolin/com.
SKY STREAM (6 p.m. to 8 p.m., April 16, 23, and 30) The Whistler
Ski & Snowboard Festival has just announced the musical acts for its Sky Stream online concert series this year. The event will feature performances by SkiiTour, the Hairfarmers, Case of the Mondays, DJ Foxy Moron, tyMetal, Bangers & Mash, and the Prophet. “The Whistler Ski & Snowboard Festival has always been part of our end-of-season ritual and a much-anticipated event for our community,” Whistler mayor Jack Crompton said in a news release. For more information, visit