If you have a craving to get out and dive head first into Kelowna's vast music scene and aren't sure where to start, let this quick recap of upcoming events be your starting point.
Various Artists at Denim on the Diamond at King’s Stadium - 2 p.m.
Floyd Meets Brown with Garrett Scatterty at Fernando’s Pub - 9:30 p.m.
Chicago at Prospera Place - 8 p.m.
Black Pistol Fire at Sapphire - 8:30 p.m.
Ancient Engines with NIXE at Fernando’s - 9 p.m.
Loverboy at Kal Tire Place - 7 p.m.
The Carbons at Doc Willoughby’s - 10 p.m.
The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra at Milkcrate Records - 6:30 p.m.
Brodie Lee Dawson and Luke Blu Guthrie at the New Arts Collective - 7 p.m.
Guvenna, Hoopsnake and Gardener at Muninn’s Post - 8 p.m.
Megan Freedman at Soul De Cuba - 7 p.m.
Apollo Agua at Milkcrate Records - 7 p.m.
The Fallaways, The Statistics and Redwoods at The Grateful Fed - 9 p.m.
Del Suelo, Marci’s Beach and Kellen Saip at Fernando’s - 1 p.m.
AMF Fundraiser with Odinfist, Nomad and Eden Echo at Muninn’s Post - 8 p.m.
Bombargo at Habitat - 8 p.m.
Merkules at Sapphire - 9 p.m.
Raine Hamilton at Milkcrate Records - 7 p.m.
Youth Fountain, Hawking, Stasis and The Burden at Milkcrate Records - 6:30 p.m.
Begrime Exemious, Apollyon, Amiensus and Ashbringer at Muninn’s Post - 7 p.m.
Steve Earle & The Dukes at the Kelowna Community Theatre - 7 p.m.
Marci’s Beach with Shut Up Patrick at Doc Willoughby’s - 8 p.m.
Kalle Mattson at Habitat - 9 p.m.
Five Alarm Funk at Sapphire - 10 p.m.
Secondhand Habit and Not Even Noon at Milkcrate Records - 6:30 p.m.
Sarah Longfield, ArkenFire, League of Corruption and Indecipherable Noise at Muninn’s Post - 7 p.m.
Irradiation, Obsidian, Down In Ashes and Truent at Muninn’s Post - 9 p.m.
Though I've mentioned only a few events, there are many more great gigs happening throughout our city and the valley. For a broader list of events, that features more live gigs, workshops and jam nights, head to our complete events calendar.
If you know of some stellar upcoming gigs, want to see your favorite local band be featured or just want to talk music, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org