Live music

Gabby’s shared this photo to their Facebook page of the Tanner Olsen Band taking the stage in September. One of a long list of musicians that have played on its stage. (Gabby’s Country Cabaret/Facebook)

UPDATE: Gabby’s Country Cabaret announces ‘heartbreaking’ permanent closure

Owner Steve Gallagher ‘holds out hope’ of a new future for the 35-year-old nightlife hotspot

Gabby’s shared this photo to their Facebook page of the Tanner Olsen Band taking the stage in September. One of a long list of musicians that have played on its stage. (Gabby’s Country Cabaret/Facebook)
Musicians perform at the 2019 Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival. (Ryan Uytdewilligen/Langley Advance Times)

Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival will go virtual for 2020

Organizers are asking for public opinion on what people would like to see in September

Musicians perform at the 2019 Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival. (Ryan Uytdewilligen/Langley Advance Times)
Langley band Me and Mae started a podcast in March and performed on the Langley Advance Times Facebook page on May 1. (Langley Advance Times files)

VIDEO: Me and Mae brings some country-rock to Facebook live concert installment

Langley frontman Shawn Meehan performed “Beer For My Horses” and “Rock’n Me”

Langley band Me and Mae started a podcast in March and performed on the Langley Advance Times Facebook page on May 1. (Langley Advance Times files)
Tiffany Desrosiers. (Tiffany Desrosiers/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Tiffany Desrosiers inspires with array of cover tunes via Facebook Live

Local performer latest artist to share songs through Friday Afternoon Tunes online concert series

Tiffany Desrosiers. (Tiffany Desrosiers/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Shambhala Music Festival has been postponed to 2021. File photo

Shambhala Music Festival postponed to 2021

The popular electronic music event near Nelson announced the news Tuesday

Shambhala Music Festival has been postponed to 2021. File photo
Aaron Pritchett. (Langley Advance Times files)
Aaron Pritchett. (Langley Advance Times files)
Kellen Saip performed via Facebook Live for the Langley Advance Times. (Kellen Saip/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley Advance Times to feature local musician every Friday on Facebook Live

Kellen Saip kicked off the first Friday Afternoon Tune installment with original country music

Kellen Saip performed via Facebook Live for the Langley Advance Times. (Kellen Saip/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
New B.C. music festival collective collaborates for the future

New B.C. music festival collective collaborates for the future

Participating festivals include Harrison Festival of the Arts and Squamish Constellation

New B.C. music festival collective collaborates for the future
VIDEO: ‘There’ll be peace in the Fraser Valley’

VIDEO: ‘There’ll be peace in the Fraser Valley’

Steve “Elvis” Elliot performed as the King at a Langley senior care facility on Friday afternoon

VIDEO: ‘There’ll be peace in the Fraser Valley’
A performance during Tiny Lights Music Festival in the small Kootenay community of Ymir is seen here in 2017. The annual music festival has been postponed to 2021. Photo: Tyler Harper

Will the show go on? B.C. music festivals consider options over coronavirus

Summer events are running out of time to stay on schedule

A performance during Tiny Lights Music Festival in the small Kootenay community of Ymir is seen here in 2017. The annual music festival has been postponed to 2021. Photo: Tyler Harper
Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne performs Glass House Estate Winery on March 19. (Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

A little boogie woogie with a glass of wine

Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne performs at Glass House Estate Winery March 19 for Jazz in the Vine

Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne performs Glass House Estate Winery on March 19. (Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Nicolas Namoradze, a renowned pianist and composer, will play Langley Community Music School on March 7. (Nathan Elson/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Honens International Piano Competition winner to perform in Langley

Nicolas Namoradze performs at Langley Community Music School, Saturday, March 7

Nicolas Namoradze, a renowned pianist and composer, will play Langley Community Music School on March 7. (Nathan Elson/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Kellen Saip, a Langley country musician, is headed out on tour for the month of March. (Kellen Saip/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Former Langley resident and country musician embarks on cross-province tour

Kellen Saip will perform at the Water Shed Arts Cafe on March 13

Kellen Saip, a Langley country musician, is headed out on tour for the month of March. (Kellen Saip/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Sam Meyer, Tiffany Pai, and Cindy Zhang will perform at Fort Gallery, Friday, Feb. 28. (Fort Gallery/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Fort Gallery features three budding Langley Fine Arts musicians at fourth Friday event

Trio made up of youths Sam Meyer, Tiffany Pai, and Cindy Zhang will perform on Feb. 28

Sam Meyer, Tiffany Pai, and Cindy Zhang will perform at Fort Gallery, Friday, Feb. 28. (Fort Gallery/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
The Rolling Stones in promo video for the band’s “No Filter” tour.

Rolling Stones will play Vancouver’s BC Place Stadium this spring

Rock band’s ‘No Filter’ tour dates of Canada and the U.S. were announced Thursday

The Rolling Stones in promo video for the band’s “No Filter” tour.
Brothers and bandmates Gabe (top), Josh (left), and Levi Penner have teamed up to play an ages 16+ concert Saturday, Feb. 8 at Fernridge Hall. (Her Brothers/Special to the Star)

Her Brothers to stir up Langley music scene with immersive concert experience

Band of brothers are looking to revive Langley’s concert scene, and for a space to do so

Brothers and bandmates Gabe (top), Josh (left), and Levi Penner have teamed up to play an ages 16+ concert Saturday, Feb. 8 at Fernridge Hall. (Her Brothers/Special to the Star)
Alessia Cara is on a roll, being nominated for six 2020 Juno Awards. She was named Tuesday as host of the awards ceremony, on March 15 at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Photo by Olivia Alta

Alessia Cara to host and perform at 2020 Juno Awards

Multi-platinum Canadian singer-songwriter also up for six awards, including Artist of the Year

  • Jan 28, 2020
Alessia Cara is on a roll, being nominated for six 2020 Juno Awards. She was named Tuesday as host of the awards ceremony, on March 15 at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Photo by Olivia Alta
Musicologist keeps historical tunes alive

Musicologist keeps historical tunes alive

Douglas Fraser covers the 1840s through 1930s in four performances at the Fort Langley Jazz Festival

Musicologist keeps historical tunes alive
“Let’s go to Langley to see a show”

“Let’s go to Langley to see a show”

Free Summer Festival Series returns for third year to Willoughby Amphitheatre

“Let’s go to Langley to see a show”
Musician Bruce Coughlan returns to his Langley roots

Musician Bruce Coughlan returns to his Langley roots

Singer/songwriter Bruce Coughlan shares the stage for an evening of music and stories at Bez Arts

Musician Bruce Coughlan returns to his Langley roots