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  • Thu. February 22, 2018

    GroundUp feat. Last Ark Out

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Modern/Future music doesn't get much sweeter than Vancouver's Last Ark Out. Bringing together influences ranging from Wayne Shorter to Kendrick Lamar to Radiohead, Last Ark Out is Justin Gorrie (alto sax,) Arthur J Pascau Smith (guitar), Jeff Gammon (bass), James Huumo (piano), and Colin Parker (drums).

  • Fri. February 23, 2018

    Champagne Ponds

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Some of the most wonderful people/musicians in Vancouver join forces on stage to bring you a night of serious R&B/Neo-Soul fury. 'Champange Ponds' is a light-hearted R&B collective born of a celebratory gathering.

    The lineup tonight:
    Na Rai - Vocals
    Gavin Youngash - Guitar
    Max Zipursky - Keys
    Derek DiFilippo - Bass
    Kai Basanta - Drums

  • Sat. February 24, 2018

    Adventours

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Spawned from Guilt & Company’s own This Is Not A Band series, this collective draws from some of Vancouver’s most recognizable modern players. The simple premise: A full night of entirely improvised electronica-inspired music, seamlessly weaving house, drum & bass, trip hop, hip hop and jungle. This edition features vocalist Ashleigh Eymann, keyboardist Mary Ancheta, bassist Mike Young and drummer Ali Siadat with special guests.

  • Sun. February 25, 2018

    Tambura Rasa

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9pm

    Tambura Rasa is a buoyant cultural cross-pollination that fuses contemporary grooves and traditional rhythms into one energetic musical brand of their own. The act weaves a tapestry of sound and dance from The Balkans, Spain, Turkey, Middle East and beyond.

  • Mon. February 26, 2018

    Alita Dupray

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Help smooth out your Monday with sultry vocals of the very talented Alita Dupray. Scheduled every last Monday of the month, this show is not to be missed.

  • Tue. February 27, 2018

    Emotions Open Mic

    Doors 7pm
    Show 7pm
    Admission $10

    Emotions Open Mic hits on the last Tuesday of every month from 7-9pm. Giving local talent the opportunity to show their skills in front of a live audience, Emotions invites various forms of expression such as comedy, poetry, dance, art, and live music to hit the stage. If you're looking for a place to try new material or just want a night out to see some talented individuals perform, this is the place to be. To sign up to perform or to get on guestlist, head to www.emotionsopenmic.com

  • Tue. February 27, 2018

    Zipursky/Tobin

    Doors 9pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Two beloved Vancouver keys players from the R&B/fusion scene share the stage for a special one-night-only show full of fat grooves, cosmic synth jams, and soulful chord progressions. With combined experience playing with some of the city’s top artists, these keyboard wizards will blow your mind.

    Featuring:

    Jonny Tobin - keys
    Max Zipursky - keys
    Derek DiFilippo - bass
    Myles Bigelow - percussion
    Kai Basanta - drums

  • Wed. February 28, 2018

    Early Show: Tim Parent

    Doors 7pm
    Show 8pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    A musical family, timing, and curiosity form the building blocks of Tim Parent's trajectory into the Vancouver music scene. As a bass player, he has made a name for himself touring Canada and internationally alongside his two brothers in experimental metal/reggae fusion group Ninjaspy. His high-energy style and outside the box approach to many genres have earned him praise among musicians and audiences alike. On top of backing up other artists such as Buckman Coe, Lemming Dynasty and Scrap Metal Sun, Tim can be heard performing solo with loop pedal accompaniment, improvising elements of funk, jazz, and hip-hop.

  • Wed. February 28, 2018

    The Jen Hodge Allstars

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    It's Wednesday! Time to get your swing on, so strap on your dancing shoes and join us at Guilt & Co for a night of jazzy goodness! Vancouver-based upright bassist Jen Hodge leads a rotating cast of local and visiting musicians through a night of high energy traditional jazz music every Wednesday. Expect hard swinging grooves, boisterous New Orleans style horns, cheeky lyrics, clever arrangements, and plenty of spontaneous fun.

  • Thu. March 1, 2018

    GroundUp feat. Dutch Robinson

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    As lead singer of the legendary R&B group The Ohio Players, Dutch toured for years with highlights such as Soul Train and The Tonight Show. He co-wrote their material, and even performed the Ohio Player version of Somewhere Over the Rainbow requested at Judy Garland’s funeral.

    After leaving The Players, Dutch worked with the likes of Tommy Motolla, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Melba Moore, Kid Creole & the Coconuts, and Curtis Mayfield before relocating to Canada. His 5 octave vocal range and undeniable stage presence makes for a classic R&B/Soul spectacle. His show is a mix of Motown classics and well-known originals, none of which are to be missed.

  • Fri. March 2, 2018

    Mostly Marley

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Mostly Marley has been together since 2003, born of the their famed residency at the Rusty Gull in North Vancouver. Their West Coast style of reggae has many influences from Bob Marley, to Tosh, Toots and the Maytals, and even some more contemporary Dancehall vibes. Mostly Marley perform in the spirit of those who have come before, the trail blazers of reggae.

    Members:
    Mike Henry - Vocals
    Russ Klyne - Guitars
    Tilden Webb - Keys
    Scott Tucker - Bass
    Nino Depasquali - Drums

  • Sat. March 3, 2018

    Kutapira

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Kutapira brings Afro-Cuban vibes together with the melodies of Zimbabwe, creating an original sound guaranteed to make you move. This Classic Marimba troup, which started 15 years ago and keeps on truckin,’ brings smiles to faces both young and old, helping to connect people with their tribal inner-self on the dance floor.

  • Sun. March 4, 2018

    The Burying Ground

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    The Burying Ground have a lively and gritty sound with tight harmony and a driving rhythm section, reminiscent of the music of the juke joints and jazz halls of the 1920’s and '30s. The band moves effortlessly between toe-tapping dance music, the yearning of country blues, and the embellishments and energy of ragtime and jazz.

    "While they may be devoted to the precious music of a long gone golden era, they still have an awful lot to offer the present and future, as music this good is evidently timeless." David Morrison, Folk Radio UK

  • Mon. March 5, 2018

    The Big Coast

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    What started as a weekly jam session has become a six-piece group playing ultra-hooky indie pop/soul. Bandleader and vocalist Guy Wilkins’ heartfelt songs and engaging stage performance are supported by bombastic brass and a rock-solid rhythm section holding it down.

  • Tue. March 6, 2018

    Early Show: Matt Beebe

    Doors 7pm
    Show 8pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Matt Beebe has been performing as a solo looping artist for over a decade. From Vancouver to Toronto, he has been displaying his wide range, soulful voice and talent for adaptation before audiences around the country.

  • Tue. March 6, 2018

    Underneath the Harlem Moon

    Doors 9pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Join us for "UNDERNEATH THE HARLEM MOON," A Smokey Soul-era Harlem cabaret here in the heart of Gastown! Curated and produced by local soul songstress Ms. Krystle Dos Santos and featuring a variety of spoken word & vocal guests each month. As always, artists are backed by the amazing Harlem Moon band: Jonny Tobin, Derek DiFilippo, Jonny Holisko, and Mike Meroniuk.

  • Wed. March 7, 2018

    Early Show: Cara Bateman

    Doors 7pm
    Show 8pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Cara Bateman is a singer-songwriter based out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. A voice that blends smooth with grit, Cara carries a deep soul that reaches the core. Her musical influences span many generations and multiple genres, making her songs a beautiful blend of old and new that have ultimately been shaped by her own distinct style.

    Following a successful Western Canadian Tour alongside fellow musician Abraham in September of 2017, Cara continues to create and explore, with the aim of releasing an updated body of work in the year 2018.

  • Wed. March 7, 2018

    The Jen Hodge Allstars Tribute to the Women of Jazz

    Doors 9pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Tonight, Jen Hodge and her band of Allstars will be paying tribute to some of the prominent women in jazz. For a special International Women's Day edition of Jen's weekly residency here at Guilt, she has hand-picked songs composed entirely by women. Come on down for this very special edition of The Jen Hodge Allstars at Guilt & Co.

  • Thu. March 8, 2018

    GroundUp feat. Malcolm Aiken Quintet

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Forged in the heart of Gastown, this bold new project from Canadian trumpeter Malcolm Aiken is the result of his celebrated three year residency right here at Guilt & Company. The sound is dubbed-out jazz-fusion with down tempo grooves, ambient textures, and vintage synths that set the mood for his lyrical trumpet tone. A synergy emanates that recalls the sounds of Bob James and Electric Miles, with modern beats inspired by J Dilla, Flying Lotus and Robert Glasper.

  • Fri. March 9, 2018

    Alex Maher Band

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Alex Maher has developed a reputation as Vancouver's most soulful one-man band. Utilizing a loop pedal, guitar, saxophone, along with a few percussion instruments and his voice, Alex Maher creates lush layers and complex harmonies all with a driving rhythm that makes you want to move. With a foundation in jazz, Alex’s music fuses hip hop, soul, pop and funk influences. Tonight Alex performs with his unbelievable full band, stacked with some of Vancouver's best instrumentalists. Do NOT miss this show.

  • Sat. March 10, 2018

    MudFunk

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    MudFunk have been successfully establishing themselves in the Vancouver area selling out venues such as Guilt and Co., The Railway Stage and Beer Cafe and The Fox. They have been able to draw an audience that touches youth to those who have been listening to Soul and R&B music since Aretha Franklin. Their goal for 2018 is to share their music beyond their hometown and British Columbia into Eastern Canada and the US.

    MudFunk are sure to melt your heart, heal your soul, and keep you moving. inside and out. Their emotionally charged songs alongside the band's big, soulful sound will keep you engaged, dancing, moving and wanting more.

  • Sun. March 11, 2018

    Alex Flock Trio

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    The Alex Flock trio was born in 2015 as a creative outlet for busy Vancouver sideman and session musician, Alex Flock. The project was conceived as an outlet for the award winning guitarist to fuse his favourite musical influences when not working with other projects around town. The stripped down instrumentation of a trio provides the perfect vehicle for instrumental arrangements of classic tunes like 'Come Together', as well as more contemporary hits. Alex also writes original material for the group, combining funk/blues/jazz into a sound that's accessible to a large audience, yet still uniquely his own. Always dynamic and engaging, the band delivers a show you won't soon forget.

  • Mon. March 12, 2018

    Antonio Larosa

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Antonio writes his original music channeling his musical influences such as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding, Eric Clapton, B.B. King, John Mayer, and Hozier. Antonio's love for classic music and blues guitar has inspired a creative hybrid of old and new age rock. Performing with his band The Walkens, expect a perfect mix of both Antonio's originals, and well-known covers.

  • Tue. March 13, 2018

    UnoMas

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    A Vancouver opus, UnoMas’ music is a Soul-Jazz flavor, peppered with funk, hip- hop, reggae, drum & bass, and Latin grooves. Embracing a unique and modern sound, this is a trio that never fails to deliver. With original guitar by Kelly Brown, bass by Dino DiNicolo and drums by Travis Nelson, these boys have one of the freshest, groove-based, live acts Vancouver has to offer!

  • Wed. March 14, 2018

    The Jen Hodge Allstars

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    It's Wednesday! Time to get your swing on, so strap on your dancing shoes and join us at Guilt & Co for a night of jazzy goodness! Vancouver-based upright bassist Jen Hodge leads a rotating cast of local and visiting musicians through a night of high energy traditional jazz music every Wednesday. Expect hard swinging grooves, boisterous New Orleans style horns, cheeky lyrics, clever arrangements, and plenty of spontaneous fun.

  • Thu. March 15, 2018

    GroundUp feat. Issah Contractor & Friends

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Issah Contractor is without a doubt a uniquely talented and creative musician. Not only does he display a fierce virtuosic command on both bass and drums but has an identifiable and unique language on both these instruments. Adding to this, Issah has taken this musical language and continues to express himself by composing a lot of his own music. Tonight, Issah has brought in a band of his own for a night of incredible music featuring Gina Hetland on Vocals, Tilden Webb on keys, Simon Jarrett on Guitar, and Gary Grace on Drums.

  • Fri. March 16, 2018

    Harpdog Brown's Travelin' Blues Show

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Harpdog Brown's Travelin' Blues Show lay down a LoFi sound like the records of the early post-WWII from Chess, Sun and the like. Joined by Pat Darcus on upright bass, Bob Grant on drums, and Jordie Edmonds on guitar this show of Harpdog's is not to be missed. Serious fans of the blues will appreciate all the vintage gear including Brown's 1951 Masco PA System and Masco amplifiers.

  • Sat. March 17, 2018

    Dreaded Soul

    Doors 7pm
    Show 10pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Simply put, DreadedSoul is a group dedicated to making you dance so hard your ass breaks. The band flows between old school funk, nu soul, hip hop, and house to keep the grooves fresh in order to keep you on the dancefloor. Created 9 years ago by singer/producer Tim Fuller, (known internationally for his multiple house music releases and collaborations with Miguel Migs, Groove Armada, DJ Ali, and many others) who has a gift of turning any given performance into a huge celebration, the band also has drummer Leon Power (Frazey Ford, Ben Rogers), bassist Darren Parris (Daniel Wesley, Daniel Powter), guitarist Russ Klein (Nelly Furtado, k-os) and multi-award winning keyboardist Tilden Webb.

  • Sun. March 18, 2018

    Desmond Day

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Desmond Day lives and breathes music. Writing and recording by day, and performing lounges and small concert venues by night, hard work is why Des' voice is destined for the stage. With the highly anticipated release of his first full-length record, tracked with producer/writer Jeff Dawson (Daniel Powter, Kelly Rowland, State Of Shock, and Marcy Playground), the future is looking bright for this Vancouver artist. Happy to be living out his dream Desmond never loses sight of his grass roots upbringing in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island.

  • Mon. March 19, 2018

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  • Mon. March 19, 2018

    The Jimmy Baldwin Band

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    There aren’t many things in the world Jimmy Baldwin would rather do than grab one of his guitars and hit the stage in front of a bunch of smiling, singing faces. It's a good thing because as it seems, that’s almost all he’s been doing the last few years. Whether as leader of his own Jimmy Baldwin Band, co-founding member of 10-piece Afro-beat funk juggernaut Camaro 67, or as hot Tele-picker with Warner country artists the Washboard Union among many others, Jimmy is always playing.

    Look for new Jimmy Baldwin music to be released in the coming year as well as lots of exciting performances with the various projects he is currently involved with.

  • Tue. March 20, 2018

    Early Show: Bad Strangers

    Doors 7pm
    Show 8pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Bad Strangers is a vocally driven folk duo that is known for their powerful harmonies, catchy melodies and magnetic chemistry. Their songwriting stems from the connection they have with others, especially with each other. They strive to capture those powerful and uncomfortable moments that show us what it is to be honest and human. Their sound is a blend of folk, rock and country with their main goal being to connect and allow themselves to be vulnerable on stage, creating an intimate experience in any room. They are currently recording their first full length album and taking off for a two month tour across Canada in April.

  • Tue. March 20, 2018

    Leisure Club

    Doors 9pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    Leisure Club is a home for the conjuring of pop songs focused on groove, catchy guitar melodies, and vocal hooks. Although the Vancouver five piece was forged in 2016 by their mutual interest in living the most relaxed life possible, their live performances inspire a rhythm in the crowd akin to spring break. “Leisure Club compact a whirlwind summer of love, lust and heartache into 3.5 minutes” (PR Press) and “you can’t help but want to mix a pina colada for your friends wearing a one-piece by a pool” (Betty & Kora). This has led to them sharing the stage with the likes of Blossoms, Lawrence, Cub Sport, Louise Burns, and a performance at Ponderosa Festival.

  • Wed. March 21, 2018

    The Jen Hodge Allstars

    Doors 7pm
    Show 9:30pm
    Pay-What-You-Can

    It's Wednesday! Time to get your swing on, so strap on your dancing shoes and join us at Guilt & Co for a night of jazzy goodness! Vancouver-based upright bassist Jen Hodge leads a rotating cast of local and visiting musicians through a night of high energy traditional jazz music every Wednesday. Expect hard swinging grooves, boisterous New Orleans style horns, cheeky lyrics, clever arrangements, and plenty of spontaneous fun.