Toque Sessions: Free concerts every week!

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Now in its fourth year, this year you can experience an even wider range of tunes from jazz to rock to world music and more! 


For tickets please email rsvp.radio@cbc.ca with the concert title in the subject line. Seating is limited so get your requests in early!

Please note a RUSH LINE will be in place for every concert beginning at 7:00pm outside 700 Hamilton Street. There is no guarantee that seats will be available for rush line guests but we will do our best to accommodate.


 
February 21 - The Odds - FULLY BOOKED!
8pm
Take alternate versions of Elvis Costello, Weezer, Tom Petty, Sloan, The Clash and shake vigorously. Age for 25 years, and pour out over Canucks home ice and you get the oft described "soundtrack of Vancouver," our very own beloved Canadian power popband - The Odds.
 Fronted by Craig Northey, Doug Elliott, Murray Atkinson and Pat Stewart; the Odds were the "house band" at the 2010 Canada Hockey House, the Canucks 'house band' for the 2010 and 2011 NHL playoffs and have appeared on TV's Corner Gas.
The Odds have a brand NEW album due late February. Be first to hear that album live at this special Toques session appearance They'll play all their hits, too!
 

February 22 - The Archers - FULLY BOOKED!
8pm
The Archers add another quiver to the bow of folk rock's revival. Think of them as the sons of Mumford and Sons and you're part way there. These young lad from Victoria bring a charm, energy and thoughtfulness to their music that's a joy.

 
February 28 - beekeeper hearts Sidney York - FULLY BOOKED!
8pm
The two popular indie bands beekeeper, and Sidney York will show their musical affection for each other through a collaboration on songs from each other's repertoire. Count on hooky melodies, great vocal harmonies and a twist of oboe and bassoon to add that perfect Vancouver indie vibe.
 
March 1 - Dear Rouge - FULLY BOOKED!
8pm
They are the hottest new act out of Vancouver in the world of pop/rock. Dear Rouge was a big winner in a recent local talent contest and it's not surprising - they're good! Check out their catchy songs and compelling performance in the intimate surroundings of CBC Studio One while it's still possible with this band.


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