Tonight – Drake tribute in Vancouver!

Drake at the Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts, July 27 2010. Jade Dempsey photo for thesnipenews.com.

Drake at the Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts, July 27 2010. Jade Dempsey photo for thesnipenews.com.

Vancouver bands and musicians salute Canada’s biggest hip-hop star tonight (Jan. 21) at the Biltmore Cabaret.

Organizers are calling the evening Started from the Biltmore: Drake Tribute Night (after the Drake song “Started from the Bottom,” natch). Guests include Good For Grapes, Luca Fogale, Kaylee Johnston, BESTiE, Mark Mills, Sarah Jickling and her Good Bad Luck, The Valuables, SO LOKI, and On Planets.

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See Sam Smith, Drake, Mumford & Sons: Daily Tix on Sale for Squamish Valley Music Fest

Photo credit: VMCanada | Wikipedia

Photo credit: VMCanada | Wikipedia

Want to catch Sam Smith, Drake or Mumford & Sons live this summer? Now’s your chance to nab some tickets.

Daily tickets are on sale (starting Thursday, March 26, at 10 a.m.) for the Squamish Valley Music Festival, Aug.7-Aug. 9.  This is the sixth instalment of the three-day outdoor blowout in the town of Squamish, approximately one hour north of Vancouver.  More than 100,000 music fans are expected to converge on the town, known for its soaring mountain backdrop and idyllic setting on Howe Sound.

Single day tickets will set you back $149.50, plus service charges. Alternately, three-day passes are available starting at $300. There’s also optional onsite camping for pass holders, with sites for four people going for $350 for three nights. Festival grounds include multiple stages and cover more than 80 acres.   Continue reading:
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