Diversity Festival // Texada Island // Band & MonkeyDragon

Playing this sweet festival with my band as well as with my project with Adham Shaikh, MonkeyDragon. 

Diversity Festival celebrates diversity in people, music, and arts during the weekend of July 20-23 2018 on Texada Island, B.C. The event is held at the Shingle Beach Campsite and serves as a fundraiser to cover maintenance and development costs associated with Shingle Beach Campsite.

Shingle Beach Campsite is supported by donations from campsite users and special events. Diversity Festival being the principal contributor of funding that covers the annual maintenance and development costs.

Drawn from both inside and outside the community, artists, composers, bands, performers and participants from across the continent and beyond will converge for a celebration of creative culture.

TICKETS: http://www.diversityfestival.ca/Tickets.html

For more information including various Applications: www.diversityfestival.ca

Blessed Coast Festival // Squamish

The 4th annual Blessed Coast Music, Yoga & Arts Festival will be held from July 27 to the 30th on Unceded Coast Salish Territory, in Squamish, BC!

Blessed Coast 2018 offers a curated line-up of ground-breaking local and international Artists, DJs and Producers that we can't wait to announce in the coming months.

Blessed Coast also hosts BC’s favourite Yoga Teachers, Speakers and Wisdom Keepers in our Yoga Shala and Workshop spaces. These classes and workshops will take place in breathtaking surroundings, with 360° views of snow-capped mountains. 

Our festival is both family and eco-friendly. This year’s event is 100% powered by renewable energy! Cheekye Ranch is an amazing 88-acre property in the heart of the Squamish Valley, and offers Riverside and Meadow Camping. 

Working with lineage holding Coast Salish elders to bring the ancient ways of ceremony into the modern culture of celebration, is an important part of what we do. In our work with these elders each of our staff and guests is acting on behalf of their own ancestry. We invite you to join us for this 3-day celebration of this beautiful coastal community.

KIDS UNDER 12 ARE FREE. 
We also provide a full schedule of Children’s entertainment and family activities.

Harmony Arts Festival // West Vancouver

Stay tuned for my exact set-time on August 5th.

For 28 years, the Harmony Arts Festival, presented by Odlum Brown Community, has been one of the North Shore’s most popular community events focusing on arts and culture. Visitors from all over the Lower Mainland flock to the festival to enjoy exhilarating live concerts, over 150 innovative visual artists, an upscale art market and more.

This year brings an Indigenous Exhibition featuring an authentic marketplace and art exhibition. One night of the festival boasts the Indigenous Feast, a ticketed culinary event that promises delectable cuisine from a top Indigenous chef. 

The Harmony Arts Festival takes place in Ambleside, West Vancouver along the waterfront on Argyle Avenue, from 14th Street to 16th Street including John Lawson Park and Millennium Park. 
Join us from August 3 – August 12, 2018 for the 28th annual Harmony Arts Festival.

For more information about the festival please visit www.harmonyarts.ca

Shambhala Music Festival // Salmo BC

Stay tuned for my set-time with MonkeyDragon (with Adham Shaikh)!

Return home to Shambhala Music Festival, August 10-13, 2018. Join us for the adventure and experience of a lifetime on the pristine Salmo River Ranch next August. Celebrate music, dance and the magic of human creativity under the starry Kootenay sky.

More information about #Shambhala2018 tickets to come. Buy tickets now: http://tickets.shambhalamusicfestival.com . Stay tuned to our social and www.shambhalamusicfestival.com.

Kimberley Kaleidoscope Arts & Culture Festival // Kimberley BC

Kimberley Kaleidoscope Arts & Culture Festival
August 18-25 | Studio 64; Centre 64 Gallery, Theatre & Outdoor Concert Area; and Kimberley’s Platzl
- Plein Air Painting Workshop with Mirja Vahala | August 18-20
- Outdoor Concert with “Buckman Coe” (Roots) and opening band Riff | August 18
- Da-VIN-Ci Paint Night with Mirja Vahala | August 20
- Salsa Social Dance Night with Dance With Me Cranbrook | August 21
- Jazz Night with local musicians | August 22
- Writer’s Workshop | August 23
- Spoken Word with Ivan Coyote and local writers | August 23
- “Arts on the Edge” Exhibition Opening Gala Reception | August 24
- “Bag it!” Textile Workshop with Eco Artist Darcy Wanuk (turn your old jeans into a bag) | August 25
- Children's Festival | August 25
- “The Bix Mix Boys” in Concert (Bluegrass) | August 25
More info on our website: kimberleyarts.com/kimberley-kaleidoscope

Abundance Harvest & Music Festival

FAMILY FRIENDLY CAMP OUT
Abundance Community Farm
AGASSIZ, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Learn more about Abundance Community Farm...
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Abundance Community Farm is place where we build community, create culture, and deepen our connection to the land. Our Abundance Festival is an opportunity to share what we're creating and what we value with you!

- Tier 1 TICKETS: $190
- Tier 2 TICKETS: $215
- Regular TICKETS: $240

get tickets at: 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/abundance-harvest-music-festival-tickets-44960209196
 

Rogue Arts Festival // Sunshine Coast BC

With MonkeyDragon (my project with Adham Shaikh)

Taking place from August 24 – 26 in 2018 at the Clarke Farm, with the beautiful backdrop of the coastal mountains, forest ranges, and idyllic hay fields, the Rogue Fest is a 3 day, outdoor, arts festival. Focusing on a broader definition of the word ‘art’, fostering social inclusion, promoting collaboration and interactivity, and just having one heck of a good time, the Rogue Arts Festival is gearing up for its 3rd annual festival!

With over 80 musicians as part of the Main Stage Series including our totally unique Collective Sets featuring musicians playing together for the first time, our one-of-a-kind Human Foosball, the Rogue Art Gallery featuring professional artists doing demonstrations and workshops, the Workshop Series, the Creation Station, local food, Yoga in the Morning, interactive installations, Live Painting, on-site camping, a Libation Station featuring micro-brews and cider, and and AND….. well, let’s just say the 2018 Rogue Arts Festival has a bit of something for everyone! 

For more festival information, please visit roguefest.ca

Imperial // Vancouver

Details to Follow.

This may or may not be the official release date for the album Gathering Storm. It may be the release of the first single and music video instead, and we may or may not be selling vinyl & CDs out the back of a trunk in the alley...