With school coming to a close and music on my mind:
Here are some of the concerts that will be making there way to Vancouver this summer.

Matthew Good Solo Acoustic
April 20/21 - Vancouver East Cultural Centre ($29.50)
Yeah Yeah Yeahs April 27 -
The Orpheum ($32.50)
Death Cab for Cutie/Franz Ferdinand April 28 - Pacific Coliseum ($35-45)
Sigur Ros May 3 - Benaroya Hall - Seattle ($35 US dollars)
Jeff Martin (of the Tea Party) May 6 - Commodore Ballroom ($26.50)
The Strokes May 17 - Plaza of Nations ($37.50)
Cowboy Junkies May 18 - River Rock Show Theatre ($37.50)
Mogwai May 24 - Commodore Ballroom ($24)
The New Amsterdams May 24 - Richards on Richards ($12)
Constantines May 25 - Richards on Richards ($17.50)
Ben Harper May 28 - Deer Lake Park ($45)
Xavier Rudd June 2 - Malkin Bowl ($29.50)
Vancouver Jazz Festival June 23-July 2 - Centre for Performing Arts
Vancouver Folk Festival July 14 - 16 - Jericho Beach Park
(Day Pass $60 Weekend Pass $100)

and...the highlight of all festival concerts...
Coachella Music Festival
in Indio, California
April 29th and 30th
(Day Pass $85 Two Day Pass $165 US dollars)

Including : Massive Attack, Madonna, Mogwai, Wolf Parade, The Dears, Daft Punk, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sigur Ros, Metric, Cat Power, Franz Ferdinand, Damien Marley, TV on the Radio, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Animal Collective, Imogen Heap, and My Morning Jacket.

The reality of it is...
I can't attend 90% of these shows.
And no, I don't want to talk about it.


Blogger hoardingsanity said...

DAMN you vancouver and your prosperous economy and as a result, your healthy population leading to great shows visiting you...

April 06, 2006 7:12 a.m.  
Blogger Sweet Caroline said...

thanks kristina. i'm really bad at keeping track at what is happening when. you mentioned once that we should see a show together when you're back and i concur. so let's, shall we?

(aah secretly i really just want to be irresponsible, blow off work commitments, etc, and go to coachella. damn california, bless vancouver.)

April 08, 2006 11:28 a.m.  
Blogger Spiro said...

two bands i didn't know you were a fan of:

ben harper
the new amsterdams.

April 09, 2006 2:43 p.m.  
Blogger Spiro said...

aaand... are you coming to see sigur ros in seattle? because those tickets have been sold out since... long before i knew they were playing. come to seattle... come... please?

April 09, 2006 2:44 p.m.  

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