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Other Upcoming Events
presented by Sunshine Coast Jazz and Entertainment Society

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This is the make-up gig from November 2013

You MUST trade in tickets stubs for
a FREE ticket by MARCH 1st or
they will be RE SOLD.

They're Back

Delhi 2 Dublin
energetic mashup of
Bhangra, Celtic, Dub, Reggae
electronica, club and global rhythms


with special guest
Jaron Freeman-Fox
plus
dj yum yum

Friday, March 7 2014
Roberts Creek Hall
doors 9:00pm

tickets $25 from:
Gaia Fair Trade
Strait Music / MELOmania


Past Events
presented by Sunshine Coast Jazz and Entertainment Society

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Gibsons Landing
Jazz Festival Dance

featuring

Delhi 2 Dublin
energetic mashup of
Bhangra, Celtic, Dub, Reggae
electronica, club and global rhythms

plus
dj yum yum

Saturday, November 16, 2013
Roberts Creek Hall
doors 9:00pm

tickets $25 from:
Gaia Fair Trade / Strait Music / MELOmania


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Gibsons Landing
Jazz Festival Dance

featuring

SOULSTREAM
First Class Funk & Soul
Vancouver's Hottest House Band


Saturday, June 15, 2013
Roberts Creek Hall
doors 9:00pm

tickets $25 from:
Gaia Fair Trade / Strait Music / MELOmania


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Valentines Dance with
MIMOSA and
THE COLORIFICS
Featuring Sexy, Scintillating, Sizzling Tunes
Lace & Leather up to Dance Yourself Silly!

Saturday, Feb 16, 2013
doors 7:00pm : Gibsons Legion Hall
$15 advance from
Coast Books & Laedeli, Gibsons
Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
mimosamusic.com



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'annual Gibsons Landing
Jazz Festival Fundraiser'

with
DELHI 2 DUBLIN
Bhangra, Celtic, dub, reggae
electronica global rhythms & club beats

+ dj yum yum
Saturday, Feb 2, 2013

doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$25 advance from
Woods Showcase Gallery, Gibsons
Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
www.delhi2dublin.com



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'NEW YEARS EVE HOEDOWN'
with
The Country Boys
& Jenny Groves
A heapin' helpin' of:
roots music, country swing and hondytonk!

Monday December 31, 2012
8:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$20 advance from
Woods Showcase Gallery, Gibsons
Coast Books & Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
presented in part by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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'BARN DANCE'
with
Bits of String
and
The Country Boys
A heapin' helpin' of:
roots music, country swing and hondytonk!

Saturday November 3, 2012
8:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$15 advance from
Coast Books & Woods Showcase Gallery, Gibsons
Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
presented in part by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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shuffle demons


'SHUFFLE DEMONS '
Zany Audacious Jazz Legend
DANCE Band

Part of
Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival
Saturday June 9 2012
doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$15 advance from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
shuffledemons.com

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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delhi to dublin

circus! music! dance! multi-media!
"SuperHero BOY BAND"

~ ORIGINS ~ pre-show dance party
Friday May 11 2012
doors 7:30pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$15 advance from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
and online at www.superheroboyband.com
check out a sample promo video

presented by:
Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret & Dream Science Circus
with support from Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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delhi to dublin

dance to
"delhi 2 dublin"

Bhangra, Celtic, dub, reggae
electronica with global rhythyms

with special guest dj yum yum
Saturday, February 25 2012
doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$20 advance from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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soulstream

Annual Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival
Fundraiser
dance to
"SOULSTREAM"

10-piece Powerhouse
Fund / Soul / Jazz Band

Saturday, January 21 2012
doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$20 advance from
Coast Books, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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valdy

Valdy
Regarded as one of Canada's most distictive
and successful minstrels


Saturday, October 8 2011
doors 7:30pm : St Bart's Church, Gibsons

$20 at the door : $15 advance from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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laboratorio

LABORATORIO 02
a showcase of a number of artists and their work in a series of unique workshops, soundthinking, discussions and audience participation events
Over three weekends

September 9 - 11 2011
September 16-17 2011
September 23 - 24 2011
All event admissions are by donation

Check out all the info at laboratorio.ca

presented by: Laboratorio and
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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tanga

TANGA
an infectious Afro-Latin dance band
Cuban Dance hall to old-school New Yoriquen funk

Saturday, June 11 2011
doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall

$20 advance tickets only from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
or by info@coastjazz.com

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society
and Caravan World Rhythms



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revolution

REVOLUTION
Inspired by the poetry of
Vladimir Mayakovsky
featuring
Andrew Bate, Allan Miller, Allain Morin,
Barry Taylor Drums /// Joe DeLeo Bass /// Giorgio Magnanensi Rhodes + Electronics /// Kedrick James Spoken Word /// Steve Wright Visuals
Saturday, April 30 2011
doors 7:30pm : concert 8:00pm
Roberts Creek Hall ~ all ages
Tix $10 @ MELOmania, Coast Books, Strait Music
http://laboratorio.ca
presented by:
Laboriatorio with support from
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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the kerplunks


The KERPLUNKS
Activities, Crafts, Dancing, Fun
4-piece live band

Saturday, April 16 2011

doors 2:00pm : concert 3:00pm : activities 4:00pm
The Arts Building, 464 S. Fletcher, Gibsons
Tix $5 @ Gaia Fair Trade, Giggle n Bloom, Gibsons
MELOmania, Rbrts Creek, Pastimes Toy Store, Sechelt
http://thekerplunks.com
presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society
and Sunshine Coast Credit Union



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the idlers


DANCE with the IDLERS
a non-stop intelligent dance party
10-piece band direct from Newfoundland

Saturday, March 5 2011

doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$20 advance tickets only from
Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons; Strait Music, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
or by info@coastjazz.com

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society
and Caravan World Rhythms



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rumba calzada


ANNUAL FUNDRAISER
for
GIBSONS LANDING JAZZ FESTIVAL
DANCE with RUMBA CALZADA
a HOT HOT move your feet winter dance
Saturday, January 22nd 2011

doors 9:00pm : Roberts Creek Hall
$20 advance tickets only from
Coast Books, Gibsons; Coast Copy Centre, Sechelt
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
or by info@coastjazz.com

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society



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image and sound


ROBERTS CREEK:
a celebration in image and sound

Pierre Hebert (Montreal)
- video & live animation
Stefan Smulovitz - viola/laptop
Tuesday October 19 2010
8:00pm : Gumboot Cafe, Roberts Creek

$7 suggested donation at the door

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society
Pictures for the Sky, Laboratorio



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montreal musical revolutionary


MONTREAL MUSICAL REVOLUTIONARY
Lori Freedman - clarinets
Viviane Houle
- voice
Stefan Smulovitz
- viola/laptop
with Giorgio Magnanensi - key/electronics
Barry Taylor - drums : Graham Ord - reeds
Monday July 5 2010
7pm - Talk on Music & Architecture
8pm - Show
Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
$12 avail at the door

presented by:
Sunshine Coast Jazz & Entertainment Society
Pictures for the Sky, Laboratorio



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tunnel six


~ TUNNEL SIX ~
15th Annual Gibsons Jazz Fest
Kick-Off

with up & coming jazz musicians from
Pacific Northwest of US & Eastern Canada
Saturday May 29 2010
show 8:00 pm
Sunshine Coast Arts Centre
$15 Adults $10 students/children
Tix avail at the door or
Gaia's Fair Trade, MELOmania, WindSong

sponsered by SC Jazz & Ent Society
and Russ Qureshi of Remax Realty



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kuniko kato


~ KUNIKO KATO ~
Sound Space Experiment
with guests:
Giorgio Magnanesi
Barry Taylor, Andrew Bate
Saturday April 17 2010
show 8:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$10 Adults $5 under 12 @ the door
a seated performance

co-production with Laboratorio

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zimbamoto


~ ZIMBAMOTO ~
with
Kurai Mubaiwa & dancers
Kesseke Yeo & Sacha Belle
Saturday March 20 2010
doors 9:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$20 @ Gaia Fair Trade, Gibsons
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
WindSong, Sechelt


a co-production with Caravan World Rhythms

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kate hammett vaughan & bill coon


~ A JAZZ VALENTINE ~
with
Kate Hammett-Vaughan & Bill Coon
Saturday February 13 2010
7:00 pm
Gibsons Heritage Playhouse
$20 @ Coast Princess Books, Gibsons
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
WindSong& Monkey Chip, Sechelt


a co-production with Oceanview Studios

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five alarm funk


~ ANNUAL FUNDRAISER for
Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival ~

with FIVE ALARM FUNK
Saturday January 23 2010
doors 9:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$20 @ Coast Princess Books, Gibsons
MELOmania, Roberts Creek
WindSong, Sechelt


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mimosa

~ New 'Meli melo' CD Release ~
with MIMOSA
and special guest
Celso Machado
Saturday, May 9th 2009

8:00 pm
Gibsons Heritage Playhouse
$15 @ Coast Princess Books,
Roberts Creek Health Foods
WindSong, Sechelt

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zimbamoto


~ Zimbabwean Dance Party ~
with ZIMBAMOTO
and special guest
DJ Yum Yum
Saturday, March 14 2009

doors 9:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$20 Coast Princess Books, MELOmania
WindSong, Sechelt


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vanabaso


~ Jazz Fest Fundraiser ~

10 piece Vancouver Afro beat
Funk All Star Orchestra

VANABASO

Saturday, January 24

doors 9:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$20 Gaia Fair Trade, RC Health Foods
WindSong, Sechelt


dehli 2 dublin
Global Dance Party with
DEHLI 2 DUBLIN

Friday November 21 2008


with DJ Nils
of Beats Without Borders
9:00 pm
Roberts Creek Hall
$20 Gaia Fair Trade, MELOmania
WindSong, Sechelt
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tippy agogo & bill bourne
NERKELWERKS SESSIONS

Saturday, Oct 11 2008

with Tippy Agogo and
Bill Bourne & Spacial Guests!

8:00 pm
Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
$15 Gaia Fair Trade, MELOmania
or at the door

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tony wilson
2 shows with TONY WILSON

Friday, Oct 3 2008 - 'hammer & nails'

with Graham Ord, Barry Taylor & Giorgio Magnanensi
at the Gumboot Cafe in Roberts Creek - by donation

Saturday, Oct 4 2008 - 'Solo Guitar Concert'
Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
$10 adv - $12 at the door


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