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Cari Bur­dett Quin­tet

French swing meets Gypsy jazz. • Frankie’s Jazz Club, Feb. 8, 8 p.m. • $15, coastal­jazz.ca

De­stroyer

Van­cou­ver-based rock band fronted by singer-song­writer Dan Be­jar tours in sup­port of their 12th stu­dio al­bum, The Wild Ones. • Com­modore Ball­room, Feb. 9, 9 p.m. • $25, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

East Van Mardi Gras

Jazz, horns, funk, cos­tumes, stilts and pa­rades cre­ate a mag­i­cal evening of a New Or­leans-style Mardi Gras — East Van Style. With the Big Easy Funk Ensem­ble. • WISE Hall, Feb. 9, 8 p.m. • $15/$20, brown­pa­pertick­ets.com

Kim­bra

Pop singer-song­writer from New Zealand tours to sup­port her lat­est re­lease, Pri­mal Heart. • The Im­pe­rial, Feb. 9, 9 p.m. • $26.50, tick­etweb.ca

Ndidi Onuk­wulu

Cana­dian jazz/blues singer-song­writer com­bines sev­eral mu­si­cal gen­res in her songs in­clud­ing surf mu­sic, electric blues, gospel and coun­try. • Shad­bolt Cen­tre, Burn­aby • Feb. 9, $40, tick­ets.shad­bolt­cen­tre.com

PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd Trib­ute

Fea­tures se­lec­tions from the en­tire Floyd cat­a­logue, in­clud­ing a few spe­cial sur­prises. • Chilli­wack Cul­tural Cen­tre, • Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m. • $42, chill­i­wack­cul­tur­al­cen­tre.ca

B3 For Bunny: Pat Bianchi Trio

Grammy-nom­i­nated or­gan­ist Pat Bianchi has es­tab­lished him­self as one of the premier or­gan­ists on the in­ter­na­tional scene to­day. • Frankie’s Jazz Club, Feb. 9 and Feb. 10, 8 p.m. • $20, coastal­jazz.ca

An In­ti­mate Evening with Shari Ulrich

From Pied Pumkin through The Home­town Band, and on as a solo artist this Juno Award-win­ning multi-in­stru­men­tal­ist has put out twenty-three al­bums. • Chilli­wack Cul­tural Cen­tre, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m. • $30-$35, chill­i­wack­cul­tur­al­cen­tre.ca

Dan Auer­bach and the Easy Eye Sound Re­vue

Eight-time Grammy-win­ner Dan Auer­bach an­nounces the 20-date Easy Eye Sound Re­vue Tour, fea­tur­ing Robert Fin­ley and Shan­non Shaw, with spe­cial guests Shan­non & the Clams. • Vogue The­atre, Feb. 10, 9 p.m. • $45, tick­et­fly.com

Diet Cig

New York-based duo of­fer up their pop-blessed punk jams. • The Cobalt, Feb. 10, doors 7:30 p.m. • From $15, tick­et­fly.com

Hip­pie Sab­o­tage

Sacra­mento elec­tronic mu­sic duo formed by broth­ers Kevin and Jeff Sau­rer. • The Im­pe­rial, Feb. 10, 9 p.m. • $20, live­na­tion.com

Old Do­min­ion

Amer­i­can Mu­sic Awards nom­i­nees blend old-fash­ioned coun­try charm, lyri­cal wit and rock n’ roll grit. • Ab­bots­ford Cen­tre, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m. • $39.50-$69.50, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

Paolo Angeli

Vir­tu­oso gui­tarist re­turns for a solo per­for­mance for pre­pared Sar­dinian gui­tar and voice. • Py­att Hall, 843 Sey­mour St. • Feb. 10, 8 p.m. • $12-$35, new­mu­sic.org Priest: The Trib­ute to Bri­tish heavy metal band, Ju­das Priest. • The ACT, Maple Ridge, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m. • $32.50, the­actmap­leridge.org

The Boots & Babes Ball

New Coun­try 93.7 JR-FM presents the 5th An­nual Boots & Babes Ball, fea­tur­ing James Barker Band and Meghan Patrick with spe­cial guest JoJo Mason. • Com­modore Ball­room, Feb. 10, 8:30 p.m. • $25/$30, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

Bayan MIX

This world-fa­mous duo of ac­cor­dion vir­tu­osos Sergei Voitenko and Sergei Kotkov per­form stan­dards of world mu­sic. • Ev­er­green Cul­tural Cen­ter, Co­quit­lam, Feb. 11, 6 p.m. • $45, ev­er­green­cul­tur­al­cen­tre.ca

Brass­fire

An eclec­tic mix­ture of mu­si­cal gen­res and styles from clas­si­cal to jazz, fea­tur­ing Master trum­peter Jens Lin­de­mann. • Kay Meek Cen­tre, West Van, Feb. 11, 3 p.m. • $29-$45, kaymeek.com

Jenn Grant

Cana­dian folk pop singer-song­writer brings her Western Cana­dian Tour to Venue Night­club, with Mick Flan­nery. • Feb. 11, doors 7 p.m. • $17, venue­live.ca

MØ & Cash­mere Cat: The MEØW Tour

Co-head­ling show, with guests Dar­ius. • Vogue The­atre, Feb. 11, 8 p.m. • $32 tick­et­fly.com

HEARTBEAT2­018

A fu­sion of mu­sic and po­etry cel­e­brat­ing in­ter­cul­tural friend­ship in Van­cou­ver. Fea­tur­ing lo­cal artists such as this year’s GMA Canada fe­male vo­cal­ist of the year nom­i­nee Rika Siew­ert, for­mer vi­o­lin­ist with the Syr­ian Na­tional Sym­phony Orches­tra Sari Alesh, and many more. • St. An­drew’s Wes­ley United Church, Feb. 13, 8 p.m. • Free, ex­pand­ing­mu­sic­van.wixsite.com/home

Ma­jid Jor­dan

Cana­dian R&B duo, com­posed of Ma­jid Al Maskati and Jor­dan Ull­man, bring their Space Be­tween A World Tour to the Or­pheum. • Feb. 13, 8 p.m. • $36-$59.50, live­na­tion.com

Ser­ena Ry­der

Utopia is the lat­est re­lease from this cel­e­brated Toronto-based singer-song­writer. • Vogue The­atre, Feb. 13, 8 p.m. • $49.50, tick­et­fly.com

Black La­bel So­ci­ety

Grimmest Hits is the tenth full-length stu­dio al­bum from this L.A.-based heavy metal band. • Com­modore Ball­room, Feb. 14, 7:45 p.m. • $47.75, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

Mason Jen­nings

Amer­i­can singer-song­writer and multi-in­stru­men­tal­ist tours to sup­port his lat­est re­lease, Wild Dark Metal. • Bilt­more Cabaret, Feb. 14, 8 p.m. • $20, tick­et­fly.com

Ron Pope

Amer­i­can pop and rock singer-song­writer tours in sup­port of his lat­est al­bum, Work. • Rick­shaw The­atre, Feb. 14, 7 p.m. • $20, rick­shawthe­atre.com

Sabaton & Kreator

Swedish heavy metal heroes Sabaton are unit­ing with Ger­man thrash ti­tans and la­bel mates Kreator. • Vogue The­atre, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m. • $40, tick­et­fly.com

Valen­tine’s Day with Maya Rae & The John Lee Trio

Named in CBC’s 2017 list of 35 best Cana­dian Jazz Mu­si­cians un­der the age of 35, vo­cal­ist Maya Rae teams up with the John Lee Trio for this spe­cial Valen­tine’s show. • Frankie’s Jazz Club, Feb. 14, 8 p.m. • $20, coastal­jazz.ca

ABRA CADABRA: A Trib­ute to the Mu­sic and Magic of ABBA

For more than 15 years this Van­cou­ver trib­ute band has been bring­ing the time­less and up­lift­ing mu­sic of ABBA to au­di­ences around the world. • Chief Sea­pass The­atre, Fort Lan­g­ley • Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. • $45, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

Par­quet Courts and Thurston Moore

Co-head­lin­ing show fea­tur­ing Amer­i­can in­die rock bands. • The Im­pe­rial, Feb. 15, doors 8 p.m. • $30, tick­etweb.ca

Sean Rowe

New York-based al­ter­na­tive folk singer-song­writer per­forms songs from his fourth al­bum, New Lore. • WISE Hall, Feb. 15, 7 p.m. • $20/$25, brown­pa­pertick­ets.com

The Sheep­dogs

Proud pur­vey­ors of gui­tar-driven mod­ern-day retro rock, the triple Juno Award-win­ning Saska­toon-based quin­tet has ex­panded its sound on its new al­bum, Chang­ing Colours. • Com­modore Ball­room, Feb. 15 and 16, 9 p.m. • $38.75, tick­et­mas­ter.ca

Walk the Moon

Amer­i­can alt-pop quar­tet from Ohio tour in sup­port of their third ma­jor la­bel re­lease, What If Noth­ing. • Vogue The­atre, Feb. 15, 8 p.m. • $39.50, tick­et­fly.com

Trib­ute to Frankie Valli and The Four Sea­sons (The Jersey Boys)

This Ve­gas-style evening pays trib­ute to Broad­way’s smash hit Jersey Boys and the time­less mu­sic of Frankie Valli and The Four Sea­sons. • Blue Frog Stu­dios, White Rock, un­til Feb. 17 • $47, blue­frogstu­dios.ca

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