HUMANS is a Canadian indie-electronic duo made up of musicians Robbie Slade and Peter Ricq.
Since coming together in, HUMANS have established themselves by creating sounds that successfully fuse experimental electronic elements with catchy indie-pop hooks.
Manatee Commune aka Grant Eadie is an electronic artist from Washington and named “best electronic artist” by Seattle Weekly.
SAM THE ASTRONAUT
Sam the Astronaut is a melting pot of pop, rock, and hip hop. Hypnotizing you with beats and tempos that you can sway to without spilling your beer. And dance to while looking like a hippy. Come indulge.
Leisure Club is a home for the conjuring of pop songs focused on groove, catchy guitar melodies, and vocal hooks, their live performances inspire a rhythm in the crowd akin to spring break.
The Heels are a 2016 BCCMA Award winning female Country music trio based in Vancouver BC. With past solo careers spanning a rainbow of genres, The Heels – Bobbi Smith, Brittni Dominelli & Kyla Rawlins have joined forces as a powerful female presence. The trio are known for three part harmonies, sassy lyrics, unforgettable melodies and outstanding heels!
Chloé has introduced and branded a new unique style as a DJ into the industry, merging her live vocals & instrumentation into her DJ sets with genres from Dance, House, Funk, Soul, R&B, Hip Hop, Old School and her own original music. Creating something truly extraordinary and original, giving her audience an unparalleled music experience.
Blue Strange is a 3-piece, melodic blues-rock band born out of Ladner BC. Formerly known as Dirty Mike and the Boys, the band consists of Mike Stewart, the front-man on guitar and vocals, Blair Nielsen on bass, and Terence Donnelly on the drums. With just 3 members the band uses catchy vocals alongside fluent, driving riffs to create a big sound that is powerful and polished.
The Freshesht is a collection of local DJs coming together in a celebration of various styles of EDM and Hip Hop.
Sweetz is a fusion of fresh ideas and classic vibes. Blending vintage soul and gritty modern sounds, Sweetz’ eclectic tastes in style creates some serious ear candy. With deep roots in, rock, R&B, and jazz there’s sure to be a treat for everyone!”
“Colin Bullock is a Folk/Roots, Singer/Songwriter that blends Alt-Country and 70’s Folk Style with a fresh indie-pop approach. He has been compared to Vance Joy and Ed Sheeran and Passenger. Colin’s “One Man Band” Performances was are a compilation of his many talents, which include Singing, Playing, Guitar, Harmonica Foot Stompbox and Foot Tambourine all at once. With his unique use of all of these instruments and effects, Colin truly sounds like a one-man band covering all spectrums off the sonic layering’s.
2004 Clubvibes Vancouver Nightlife Awards – DJ of the Year • 2007 Stylus DJ Awards – Radio Mixshow of the Year (Canada) • 2008 Stylus DJ Awards – Radio Mixshow of the Year • 2010 Stylus DJ Awards – Vancouver DJ of the Year • 2011 Westender Best of Vancouver Awards – Favorite Local DJ • 2012 Clubvibes Vancouver Nightlife Awards – Top 40 DJ of the Year • 2016 Golden Owl Award – Favourite Local DJ
From North Vancouver, Kelso has been DJ’ing since the early 90’s, playing along side notable DJ’s from across the globe. Kelso is best known for his unique blend of various forms of house, diverse sound, creative programming and smooth mixing. He’s a versatile DJ that always strives to deliver a memorable audio journey through his mixes and live performances.
Tonye is a singer-songwriter born in London England to an a Nigerian father and a Zimbabwean mother. She moved to Canada in her teens and started a career in
music at 17. Her style can be described as Soul/ Neo-Folk/ Hiphop. She has been likened to folks like Lauryn Hill, Ani Difranco and Sia.
The Sm:)e Band is an all girl-band. Avery, Veronica and Gabbie attend Surrey Academy of Innovative Learning – online schooling. They play a wide variety of music from pop, rock and oldies. The band has a unique sound of melding the music of “old” with the music of “now”.
PERFORM ART STUDIOS
Perform Art Studios – Dance & Performing Arts School is proud to introduce North Vancouver’s leading dance faculty. Perform Art Studios dance faculty comprises only of highly experienced & fully qualified dance instructors.
Peter G-G is a circus artist, musician, and actor of over 30 years. He performs across Canada with professional theatre and circus companies, as well as in lead roles for stage, film and TV.
He has recorded two solo CD’s, had his songs featured in tv shows and movies, and his interactive stage show Let’s Make A Song! is a hit a festivals across Canada. You can see this fall Peter on tv in the CW pilot Dead Inside, and in the feature film Benchwarmers 2. He performs with his wife and children on stilts and stage at events large and small, near and far.
DJ SHAKESPEARE of the PRIME COLLECTIVE DJ’s “A well established DJ with a reputation for his big beats and party rocking sounds he lights up dance floors all year long at popular venues & festivals throughout the year. DJ Shakespeare a North Van native has been showcasing his talents and positive vibes with the Prime Collective DJ’s crew since winning the “In the Mix” DJ competition in 2014.
As a DJ I excel at bringing people together with the right music, positive intentions and dedicated focus. It’s the way I express my art and talents. Learning how to create memories for others through moments, I’ve been very fortunate to be able to do what I love and be successful at it. I always say “the right song at the right time can change someone’s life”. Working to achieve this is when my creative soul finds purpose and fulfillment as a DJ.