Thurs., Aug. 4, 8 pm
The Orpheum Theatre, 601 Smithe St.
$49 Learn more
Cherished for his mind-blowing basslines, hilarious lyrics and nerdy personality, Thundercat is coming to town, and it’s sure to be a show to remember. Fun fact: this singer-songwriter originally got recognition for being part of the punk act Suicidal Tendencies but now has his own illustrious solo career.
Thurs., July 28, 10 pm
Celebrities Nightclub, 1022 Davie St.
$36 Learn more
2SLGBTQIA+ artist Dorian Electra is performing a DJ set with performances from Skylar Love and Coco Klein at Celebrities, and it’s going to be a gay old time! The theme is “All we need is love,” so make sure to give the artists some TLC while you’re there.
Fri., July 29, 8 pm
The Railway Stage and Beer Cafe $13 – $15 Learn more
On the hunt for your new favourite local, super-underground bands? These noise rockers might have what you need with this five-group bill featuring guests String Theory, Whollum, Paul Clifford and Tyrel Peters.
Wed., Aug. 10, doors at 5:30
Deer Lake Park, 6450 Deer Lake Park Ave.
$52.50 and up Learn more
Indie singer-songwriter Mitski is going to take the stage at Deer Lake Park in Burnaby this summer, and her stage presence and emotional intensity are notoriously phenomenal. Cry, scream, laugh, dance, sulk — it all goes at Mitski shows.