Events Calendar

Viewing Upcoming Events. view past events

Sat. March 25th  Frequency Saturdays KOOSH, Mr. Moe

Frequency Saturdays: KOOSH, Mr. Moe @ Copper Owl Mar 25 2017
2200 - 0200
$15 at the door only.
_Koosh (7 inches of love, Chinatown Events)
https://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/koosh
_Mr. Moe The DJ (F.I.L.J.P.)
https://www.facebook.com/9teen70moe/
_and friends..

• 19+ event (ID required)

Thu. March 30th  Bruce Springsteen's Hungry Heart! All Together Now! The Choir Victoria

Bruce Springsteen\'s Hungry Heart! All Together Now!: The Choir Victoria @ Copper Owl Mar 30 2017
1900
$7 at the door only.
All Together Now returns with a classic rock masterpiece - we'll be singing The Boss's late 70's hit Hungry Heart!

Join director of The Choir, Marc Jenkins for a drop-in choir night, with Dougal McLean on guitar. We'll learn harmony parts over the course of the night, and have fun all the way. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY, all are welcome! Except kids, it's a bar, ok?!

SUPER IMPORTANT:
Please make sure to listen to the song, before you come!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQSn26zCXYQ

$7 at the door.
Doors open at 7:00pm, singing at 7:30

Looking forward to singing with you all!

Fri. March 31st  Schwefelgelb , WIRE SPINE , Null Command, Psychic Pollution, VOID MIRROR, Audio Osmosis

Schwefelgelb , WIRE SPINE , Null Command, Psychic Pollution, VOID MIRROR, Audio Osmosis @ Copper Owl Mar 31 2017
2100 - 0200
$10 at the door only.
the Copper Owl presents Schwefelgelb all the way from Berlin (industrial/Techno) https://schwefelgelb.bandcamp.com/album/dahinter-das-gesicht Wire Spine feat. members of Weird Candle (minimal wave/goth electro pop) https://wirespine.bandcamp.com/releases @Null Command @@@@ Ron and Soma's super cool project (minimal wave/dark electronic) https://nullcommand.bandcamp.com/ Psychic Pollution local synther populating the cosmos with digital pollution (minimal wave/synth/live PA) https://psychicpollution.bandcamp.com/ Void Mirror feat. Robbie from Psychosomatic Itch and Consumer Report (minimal wave/analogue/glitch/techno) w/ minimal wave/electronic tunes by Audio Osmosis all night starting at 9PM $5-10 at the door (sliding scale/support live electronic music in Vic) 19+... more...

Sun. April 2nd  Stayin' A-Hive: A Funky Disco Fundraiser musicofmymind

Stayin\' A-Hive: A Funky Disco Fundraiser: musicofmymind @ Copper Owl Apr 2 2017
2000 - 0000
$10 at the door only.
Grab your honey bee and boogy down to a fabulous night of funk, motown and disco favourites. musicofmymind, from Garden City Grooves will be spinning vinyl from 9 until 11. Prizes awarded to most elaborate costume (think disco and funk ...sequins, big hair, fur, bell bottoms and snazzy suits) as well as funkiest dance moves. There will also be an opportunity to bid on some fabulous goods and services supplied by local businesses in a silent auction. This is a fundraising event in partnership with PODA (Partnerships for Opportunities Development Association) an NGO and grass roots collaboration that strives to support sustainable development in communities in Uganda. Their projects aim to empower African communities with sustainable revenue building and educational opportunities. The profits generated by this fundraiser will go to 2 of their many innovative projects: The community b... more...

Thu. April 6th  Issue 15 Launch Party KATABAT, Groceries

Issue 15 Launch Party: KATABAT, Groceries @ Copper Owl Apr 6 2017
2000
$10 adv $12 door Ticket Buy Tickets Online 
This Side of West, UVic Writing's undergraduate journal, is celebrating the launch of Issue 15 at Copper Owl. Join us for an evening of multi-genre readings by UVic undergrads and some goodtime fun tunes courtesy of Katabat and Groceries. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Message This Side of West to reserve a ticket and like our page to keep track of when we'll be selling tickets on site at University of Victoria, Faculty of Fine Arts. Issue 15 will be available for purchase for $15 and old editions for $5-10 so be sure to bring cash! Featuring work from: Adrian Southin Alex Gould Brock Zawila Danielle Aftias Emma Carter Jennifer Landrey Juliana Rupchan Kelly O'Donnell Katie Weaver Kieran McKiel Lucie von Schilling Mary Johnson Megan Andrews Rahat Saini Sophie Crocker Sydney Emo Teodora Siskin Samir Bhimji Reid Urchison... more...

Fri. April 7th  the Wicks, Twin River, The Half Moon Shine


Sat. April 8th  Frequency Saturdays Thom Banks, Abasi, Woodhead

Frequency Saturdays: Thom Banks, Abasi, Woodhead @ Copper Owl Apr 8 2017
2200 - 0200
$10 before 11 / $12 after at the door only.
Victoria's weekly intimate underground club night. Featuring international and local DJs and producers.

Thom Banks
Abasi (Intimate Productions)
Woodhead (Homebreakin Records)

• 19+ event (ID required)
• $10 before 11 / $12 after

☆ sponsored by Campari Canada ☆

Sat. April 15th  Frequency Saturdays Solomon Potashnick

Frequency Saturdays: Solomon Potashnick @ Copper Owl Apr 15 2017
2200 - 0200
$10 before 11 / $12 after at the door only.
"Frequency Saturdays is a weekly dance event bringing free thinking artists and DJs together with open minds and open ears in intimate setting. We don't like constricting music to genres, trends or biases. We believe dancing should be unrestrained, ecstatic and communal."

★ Solomon Potashnick, 4hr bday set (Kutloose Media)
https://soundcloud.com/solomon-potashnick

• 19+ event (ID required)
• $10 before 11 / $12 after

☆ Sponsored by Campari Canada ☆

Thu. April 20th  Go Green w/ Cheeks, Vic Horvath, Groceries

Go Green w/: Cheeks, Vic Horvath, Groceries @ Copper Owl Apr 20 2017
2100
$10 adv $15 door TicketTicket Info
CELEBRATE Bohemian Christmas a.k.a. Thursday April 20th a.k.a. FourTwenty a.k.a.Experience is just like, Subjective, Man a.k.a. Time is a Human Construct Awareness Month // with a ROCK 'n' ROLL show that will knock you right out your penny loafers.
$10 advance tickets - Lyle's Place / Message a Band / Talk to Us
$15 at the door.
LINEUP

Vic Horvath || 930PM
Groceries || 1030PM
Cheeks || 1130 PM

Tue. April 25th  Fall Brigade, Good Nature

Fall Brigade, Good Nature @ Copper Owl Apr 25 2017
2100
$10 at the door only.
$10 at the door Fallbrigade is a Canadian band creating folk rock melodies and sounds. Victoria BC locals, The band was created and founded by brother – sister duo Caleb Scott and Esther Jay in the fall of 2012. Raised in Canada, South America and Scotland the siblings formed their music out of their adventurous and eclectic upbringing. https://www.fallbrigade.com/ https://open.spotify.com/artist/24ErO2fiMYFC8dtjtZkdLz Good Nature is an indie rock band from Edmonton, Alberta. Their music encompasses a wide variety of musical genres- it is the perfect blend of pop, rock and funk. Their songs are full of hooks and grooves that make their music an absolute delight to listen to. In August, they released their long awaited debut EP Waves- a colourful mix of upbeat, incredibly catchy tunes. http://goodnatureband.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7IilNjDuP0 https://open.s... more...

Thu. April 27th  FIVER, Dead Malls, Ora Cogan

FIVER, Dead Malls, Ora Cogan @ Copper Owl Apr 27 2017
2030
$10 at the door only.
the Copper Owl proudly presents: Fiver (toronto) Their latest 11-song record hears Simone Schmidt sharing stories about Kingston's Rockwood Asylum for the Criminally Insane. Learn more about this super interesting project here. http://exclaim.ca/music/article/fiver_announces_audible_songs_from_rockwood_lp_premieres_mini-doc Schmidt is also a member of The Highest Order and has penned songs for the likes of Timber Timbre et el. Purchase and/or check out the latest album via Idée Fixe Records http://ideefixerecords.com/if016.html Veiw a short doc style preview of the album here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oil1xR6mzBA Dead Malls K. Dekker of the THE BACKHOMES uses a drone pallete to create sonically intricate psych melodies inspired by Sonic Boom, Spacemen 3 soundscapes. https://deadmallsmusic.bandcamp.com/ Ora Cogan "Ora Cogan's versatile, haunted voice opens up a ... more...

Fri. April 28th  Douse, CROATIA, Butterflywingtip, Grotto Mall

Douse, CROATIA, Butterflywingtip, Grotto Mall @ Copper Owl Apr 28 2017
2100
$10 at the door only.
- HOLY SMOKES PRESENTS -

CROATIA - [Pop - Electronic]
-----
FB: facebook.com/Croatiamusic/
BC: https://croatia.bandcamp.com/


DOUSE - [YVR] - [Art Rock - Dream Pop]
-----
FB: facebook.com/douseband/
BC: douseband.bandcamp.com


Grotto Mall - [Garage Rock - Pop]
-----
FB: facebook.com/GROTTOMALL/
BC: grottomall.bandcamp.com/releases


BUTTERFLYWINGTIP - [Tofino] - [ Electronic - Indie]
-----
BC: butterflywingtip.bandcamp.com/
FB: facebook.com/Butterflywingtip/


$10 •• Doors @ 8:30 •• 19+ •• Copper Owl

Sat. April 29th  Frequency Saturdays ESB, KOOSH

Frequency Saturdays: ESB, KOOSH @ Copper Owl Apr 29 2017
2200 - 0200
$10 before 11 / $12 after at the door only.
"Frequency Saturdays is a weekly dance event bringing free thinking artists and DJs together with open minds and open ears in intimate setting. We don't like constricting music to genres, trends or biases. We believe dancing should be unrestrained, ecstatic and communal."

★ ESB (Live + DJ set)

★ Koosh (7 inches of love, resident)

• 19+ event (ID required)
• $10 before 11 / $12 after

☆ Sponsored by Campari Canada ☆

Thu. June 1st  Peter Brötzmann, Heather Leigh, Insular Dwarfism

Peter Brötzmann,  Heather Leigh, Insular Dwarfism @ Copper Owl Jun 1 2017the fifty fifty arts collective new music presents: Peter Brötzmann and Heather Leigh Thursday June 1st at The Copper Owl Tix $20 at Cavity & Online A meeting between saxophonist Peter Brötzmann and pedal steel guitarist Heather Leigh. Peter Brötzmann is a giant of European free jazz, and indeed avant-garde jazz and free improvisation in general. His legendary second album, Machine Gun, remains a ferocious and imposing work and essentially stands as a document of the formation of the European free improvisation scene. He has led and collaborated with others on numerous influential recordings, including Schwarzwaldfahrt which was recorded outside Germany’s Black Forest and found him playing sax while Han Bennink drummed on trees and other objects. He has served as a member of such blistering groups as the noise rock and heavy metal influenced Last Exit (with Sonny Sharrock,... more...