john pippus

Shows

Saturday April 1st, 2017
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

Trio gig with Peg Wilson and Brice Tabish. 8PM to 11PM. No cover, great menu. On the road to Deep Cove.

Friday April 14th, 2017
Army and Navy Unit 45 North Vancouver, BC

Full band gig. Joining me are: Brice Tabish (guitar/vocals), Peg Wilson (bass/vocals) and Wes Skakun (drums). 8PM to midnight. Everyone welcome!

Saturday April 22nd, 2017
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. Kids 'R Us. Peg and Brice join me for this Saturday morning gig where we morph into a kids act. Little kids are a tough crowd, so we play songs they know. What can I say... but we love it!

Thursday April 27th, 2017
Gallery Bistro Port Moody, BC

I'll be playing solo/acoustic, part of the once-a-month "Songstage" series. With Ross Douglas and Ivan Boudreau (who also hosts the event). 6:30 to 9PM. An evening of stories and songs. It's not too often I get to do my 'story' songs to a listening audience. Tasty Set Menu dinner available - book ahead by calling 604-937-0998.

Saturday April 29th, 2017
The Arms Pub Port Coquitlam, BC

We were here as a trio in February. That went well. Now we're back with the full band. With Brice (guitar/vocals), Peggy (bass/vocals) and Wes (drums). No cover. 8:30PM music starts. Dancing starts at 8:31PM.

Thursday May 4th, 2017
The Copper Owl Victoria, BC

Full band. First stop on the three-date Vancouver Island Tour. I'm so excited to be opening for Vicotoria bluesman Bill Johnson . He and his band take the stage after our one-hour set. His credentials and reviews are the absolute best! Come and get a lesson in the blues. The Copper Owl was selected as one of The Best Small Music Venues in Canada. Tickets are $15 advance and $20 at the door. Get tickets at billjohnsonblues.brownpapertickets.com. Doors at 7:30PM. Music starts at 8PM.

Friday May 5th, 2017
Roy's Towne Pub Royston, BC

The second of three nights on the Island. Royston is just south of Courtenay so let your Mid Island friends know, send 'em our way. No admission, great pub menu. We'll be mixing it up with originals - including songs from the new EP, "Weapons Of Emotion" and well known cover tunes.

Saturday May 6th, 2017
Char's Landing Port Alberni, BC

"Rock and Roll Dance Party". This is going to be fun! Special musical guests. 8PM til whenever. We'll be playing hits by: Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Etta James, The Beatles, Stones, Aretha, Bob Seger, Bruce Springsteen, Amy Winehouse, Fleetwood Mac, Peter Gabriel, Michael Jackson, SRV, CCR, etc. Did I mention this is a dance party? $10 at the door.

Saturday May 13th, 2017
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

20th Anniversary Celebration! Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 11AM to 12:00PM and 1PM to 1:45PM. With Peggy Wilson and Brice Tabish.

Saturday May 13th, 2017. Helen's Birthday Party! Vancouver, BC

Private event. Sorry you can't come unless you know Helen or Linda and they've invited you.

Saturday June 17th, 2017
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. With Peg Wilson on bass.

Saturday June 17th, 2017
Crossroads Lounge Port Coquitlam, BC

Second visit here. An acoustic gig with Peg Wilson at this 40-seat lounge in Port Coquitlam. Cozy and intimate. 8PM. No cover.

Friday June 23rd, 2017
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

Duo gig with Peg Wilson (bass/vocals). 8PM to 11PM.

Friday July 7th, 2017
Fairview Pub Vancouver, BC

Full Band. 10PM to 2AM. $10 at the door.

Saturday July 8th, 2017
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 8:30PM. Back to the Libra Room after their year-long closure.

Saturday September 30th, 2017
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

Back with the trio. No cover. 8PM to 11PM. Fun times.

past shows

Saturday March 25th, 2017
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Second of two nights.

Saturday March 25th, 2017
Thompson Community Centre Richmond, BC

Solo acoustic. 1PM. Part of the "Red Curtain Series". No cover.

Friday March 24th, 2017
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand. With Brice Tabish (guitar), Peg Wilson (bass), and Wes Skakun (drums). No cover, small but serviceable dance floor. Originals and covers. Some of our best rock and roll moments have happened here.

Tuesday March 21st, 2017
Fairview Pub Vancouver, BC

Full Band. With Yaa-Hemaa playing a half-hour solo set at 8:30PM. Followed The John Pippus Band. We'll be doing all originals. Pay what you can at the door. New CD, "Weapons Of Emotion" available too.

Friday March 17th, 2017
Tsawwassen Legion Delta, BC

Come celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the band. Irish Whiskey specials. Guiness beer. 7:30PM. No cover charge. Irish dancers before us!

Thursday March 16th, 2017
Regal Beagle Pub Vancouver, BC

First time at this pub in Kits. 8PM to 11PM. No cover. With Peg (bass) and Brice (guitar).

Saturday March 11th, 2017
Crossroads Lounge Port Coquitlam, BC

Trio gig with Brice and Peggy at a 40-seat lounge in Port Coquitlam. Sounds cozy and intimate. Time for some stories. 8PM. No cover.

Saturday March 4th, 2017
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. With Peggy Wilson and Brice Tabish. We've played here many times over the past few years but for the longest time it was on a Tuesday evening. Now that it's on a Saturday morning it's morphed into a children's entertainment kind of gig. We LOVE it. All the kids' classics from "Wheels on the Bus" to "Row Row Row Your Boat". And then we'll bust out a kids' version of James Brown's "I Feel Good" and get 'em up dancing too.

Thursday February 23rd, 2017
The Arms Pub Coquitlam, BC

A new venue for us. Trio gig with Brice (guitar/vocals) and Peggy (bass/vocals). No cover. 8PM to midnight.

Wednesday February 8th, 2017
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

We're back at one of my favorite places to play. Vancouver's first cocktail lounge opened here in 1954. Overlooking English Bay. 8PM to 10PM. With Peg Wilson (bass).

Saturday January 28th, 2017
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

Duo gig with Peg Wilson (bass/vocals). 8PM to 11PM.

Saturday January 21st, 2017
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. With Peggy Wilson and Brice Tabish.

Friday January 20th, 2017
Carnegie Centre Vancouver, BC

Playing at the monthly dance. Full band. Refreshments served. 7PM. No cover, all welcome.

Saturday January 14th, 2017
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Second of two nights at the Gull. See below. 8:30 to 12:30PM. No cover!

Friday January 13th, 2017
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand. With Brice Tabish (guitar), Peg Wilson (bass), and Wes Skakun (drums). Always a fun time when we play here.

Friday January 6th, 2017
Trees Coffee House Vancouver, BC

Solo/acoustic. Sharing the bill with Rob Fillo and Mike Fabro. 8PM. 450 Granville St.

Wednesday November 30th, 2016
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

Newly renovated! I've been playing this room for six years now. Vancouver's first cocktail lounge opened here in 1954. Overlooking English Bay. 8PM to 10PM. With Peg Wilson (bass).

Friday November 25th, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

With Las Divas' Peg Wilson and Brice Tabish. 7PM.

Saturday November 19th, 2016
C'est What Toronto, ON

The Sarnia Boys play the same room that has hosted Jeff Buckley, Wilco, Feist, Hawksley Workman, Ron Sexsmith, Sarah Harmer, Serena Ryder, Sarah Slean, and, The Tea Party. Pay-what-you-can. With Running Red Lights! 9PM.

Friday November 18th, 2016
Paddy Flaherty's Sarnia, ON

A new band! A studio collaboration with David Puzak (from Running Red Lights) and me. We'll be debuting the Sarnia Boys. Also on the bill, Running Red Lights!

Thursday November 17th, 2016
Phog Lounge Windsor, ON

I'm excited to soft launch the Sarnia Boys (see next post) first-ever tour in Windsor, Ontario at The Phog Lounge, voted best venue in Canada by CBC 3 radio listeners. Across from Detroit. Street cred right there. Duo/acoustic show with my fellow Sarnia Boy Dave Puzak. Sharing the night with Sarah Hiltz.

Saturday November 12th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. With Las Divas' Peggy and Brice.

Saturday October 8th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 10:30AM to 12:30PM. With Las Divas' Peggy and Brice.

Tuesday October 4th, 2016
Just Singing Around Stanley Park (Vancouver), BC

Solo/acoustic with three other performers. This songwriter showcase sells out every time. $25 with proceeds going to a good cause. Hosted by Yvonne McSkimming.

Saturday October 1st, 2016. Jessica's Wedding. Langley, BC

Duo with Peg Wilson. It's a nice day for a fall wedding!

Friday September 23rd, 2016
Kerrisdale Legion Vancouver ,BC

I'll be sitting in with Las Divas. 7PM to 10PM.

Saturday September 10th, 2016
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Second of two nights.

Friday September 9th, 2016
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand. With Brice Tabish (guitar), Peg Wilson (bass), and Wes Skakun (drums). Always a fun time when we play here.

Sunday August 28th, 2016
Private Garden Party, Port Alberni, BC

Back to the Island for a solo/acoustic garden party. 2:30PM.

Saturday August 20th, 2016
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

This North Van pub is on the way to Deep Cove. Duo gig with Peg Wilson. 8PM to 11PM.

Saturday August 13th, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Duo gig with Ross Langbell (bass). 7PM.

Saturday August 6th, 2016
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

As below.

Friday August 5th, 2016
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand. With Brice Tabish (guitar), Peg Wilson (bass), and Wes Skakun (drums).

Thursday August 4th, 2016
Guilt and Co. Vancouver, BC

Half hour opening slot, solo/acoustic for US touring act James Ross . Early show 7PM. Pay-what-you-can at the door.

Tuesday August 2nd, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With Brice Tabish and Peg Wilson. 7PM - 9PM.

Tuesday July 19th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 7PM - 9PM. With Beaver T. and Jacob Pippus.

Saturday July 2nd, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Duo gig with Peg Wilson (bass). 7PM.

Sunday June 26th, 2016. Robert Aller House, Port Alberni, BC

Afternoon concert in the garden of artist Robert Aller's house. Aller was an artist who worked with native youth as a volunteer art teacher in the Alberni Indian Residential School in the 1950s and 60s. He died in 2008 but left a legacy of being a caring and inspiring teacher to many.

Friday June 24th, 2016
The Blue Marlin Port Alberni, BC

The John Pippus Valley Band. With featured guest Beaver T. 9PM. First of a two-night stand at this Port Alberni institution.

Tuesday June 21st, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With Marq DeSouza and Chloe Anne Lloyd. 7PM - 9PM.

Saturday June 18th, 2015
Caffe Roma Vancouver, BC

With Beaver T. and Mike Machado. 8PM.

Saturday June 11th, 2016
Kits Yacht Club Vancouver, BC

A charity event for Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS). Solo/acoustic.

Wednesday June 8th, 2016
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

I've been playing this room for six years now. Vancouver's first cocktail lounge. Overlooking English Bay. 8PM to 10PM. With Peg Wilson on bass.

Friday May 13th, 2016
Grant St. Social House Vancouver, BC

Formerly known as Caffe Roma (and where my band had a year-long residency in 2015). Now I'm coming back as the featured musical guest with Rob Montgomery's "Live On The Drive" blues series. 8PM

Tuesday May 10th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With Peg Wilson. 7PM - 9PM.

Thursday May 5th, 2016
The Heatley Vancouver, BC

A monthly "songwriters in the round" event. Hosted by Rodney DeCroo and Tonic Records. 8PM.

Saturday April 30th, 2016
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

Second of two nights. Duo gig with Linda Kidder on bass/vocals. 8PM to 11PM.

Friday April 29th, 2016
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

This North Van pub is on the way to Deep Cove. Duo gig with Linda Kidder on bass/vocals. 8PM to 11PM.

Tuesday April 26th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With Mike Dewey (bass) and Jake Pippus (percussion). 7PM - 9PM.

Saturday April 23rd, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Duo gig with Peg Wilson on bass. 7PM.

Sunday April 17th, 2016
De Compagnie Veghel, NL

Last show of the tour. With Pim (percussion) and Rick (bass). 3pm to 5pm.

Saturday April 16th, 2016
Cafe Havana Sliedrecht, NL

Full band. 8PM. High energy blues rock.

Friday April 15th, 2016
DOOR Dordrecht, NL

A cool, multipurpose venue in Dordrecht. My homebase. Expecting a lot of familiar faces at this one!

Thursday April 14th, 2016
"Via Cultura" Radio Show on RTV Dordrecht, NL

An interview and live performance on RTV (Dordrecht). Via Cultura is their arts and entertainment program. Streaming on the 'net as well.

Sunday April 10th, 2016
"A Small Town Music Walk" Hoorn, NL

5th Annual music festival in Hoorn. Various venues. We play at 3PM. Het Huis verLoren, located at Kirkstraat 10B.

Saturday April 9th, 2016
NiX & MeeR Enschede, NL

Blues bar. Trio gig.

Friday April 8th, 2016
Cafe Averechts Utrecht, NL

Duo gig. 9:30PM to midnight.

Thursday April 7th, 2016
Mulligan's Amsterdam, NL

8PM. Solo gig. Central Amsterdam on the Amstel canal.

Tuesday April 5th, 2016
De Ouwehoer Rotterdam, NL

Duo gig. 8PM.

Sunday April 3rd, 2016
De Wijnhaven Delft, NL

This was the first stop on 2012 tour. A beautiful, old tavern in the heart of Delft. Right beside the canal. 3PM to 5PM. No cover charge.

Sunday March 20th, 2016. House Concert. Port Alberni BC

2PM to 4PM. Suggested donation $20. Tickets limited to 35. Shoot me a line for contact info and to reserve seats. Jam session to follow.

Saturday March 19th, 2016. St. Patrick's Day Dinner & Dance, Italian Hall. Port Alberni, BC

Char's Presents The John Pippus Valley Band at The Shamrock Shake! Dinner at 7PM. Opening act at 8:30PM. The opening act is yours truly, solo acoustic. Then the band plays at 9PM, lots of dance covers, some originals too. Joining me will be: John Dryden on bass. Dennis Olsen on guitar. James Van Metre on drums. And Jenna White is joinging us on backing vocals. Tickets include dinner only $30.

Tuesday March 8th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With Mike Dewey (bass) and Jacob Pippus (percussion). 7PM - 9PM.

Friday February 26th, 2016
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

We're back at the 'dirty bird', as the regulars call it. Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand.

Thursday February 25th, 2016
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

I've been playing this room for six years now. Vancouver's first cocktail lounge. Overlooking English Bay. With Linda Kidder on bass/vocals. 8PM to 10PM.

Saturday February 20th, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Duo gig with David Capper. Great food and drink menu. 7:30PM to 10:30PM.

Tuesday February 9th, 2016
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. With David Capper and Chloe Anne Lloyd. 7PM - 9PM.

Saturday February 6th, 2016
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Trio gig. Great food and drink menu. 7:30PM to 10:30PM.

Saturday january 30th, 2016
Deep Cove Brewery North Vancouver, BC

7PM to 9PM. Award winning brews on tap. Just over the 2nd Narrows Bridge along the Dollarton Hwy.

Saturday January 30th, 2015
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

Afternoon gig. 1PM to 5PM. Full band.

Wednesday January 27th, 2016
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

I've been playing this room for six years now. Vancouver's first cocktail lounge. Overlooking English Bay. With Linda Kidder (bass/vocals). 8PM to 10PM.

Tuesday January 26th, 2016
Jamie's Rainforest Inn Tofino, BC

Second time at this venue on Vancouver's West Coast. Solo show.

Saturday January 23rd, 2016
Char's Landing Port Alberni, BC

Solo concert. This is a converted 100 year old church in Port Alberni. Get advance tickets from Charlene at the website. 8PM.

Saturday January 16th, 2016
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

This North Van pub is on the way to Deep Cove. Always a receptive audience when we play here. Duo gig. 8PM to 11PM.

Friday January 15th, 2016
Carnegie Centre Vancouver, BC

Playing at the monthly dance. With Mike Dewey on bass and Jacob Pippus on drums. Refreshments served. 7PM. No cover, all welcome.

Saturday December 19th, 2015
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

LAST SHOW OF THE YEAR! No cover. 7:30PM to 10:30PM.

Thursday December 10th, 2015
Big River Brew Pub Richmond, BC

East Richmond brew pub. Three sets, starting at 7PM.

Thursday December 10th, 2015
Big River Brew Pub Richmond, BC

East Richmond brew pub. Three sets, starting at 7PM.

Friday December 4th, 2015
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

No cover. Great food and drink menu. 7:30PM to 10:30PM.

Saturday November 28th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

As below. Second night of a two-night stand.

Friday November 27th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

We're back at the 'dirty bird', as the regulars call it. Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand.

Tuesday November 24th - Thursday November 26th, 2015
Afterlife Studios Vancouver, BC

Three days of recording. We've blocked off studio time to get down on tape some of our most popular originals. And maybe a cover or two. Afterlife is located in the old Mushroom Studios location. Heart recorded "Dreamboat Annie" here in the 70s. Diana Ross and The Supremes recorded here, Led Zepellin too. And many others.

Saturday November 21st, 2015
Central City Brew Pub Surrey, BC

Last time I played here was in July of 2014. Now I'm back, with two more dates in December as well (see below). 7PM to 10PM.

Wednesday November 18th, 2015
Grant St. Social House Vancouver, BC

Same venue, same owners, same location - but new name! Grant St. Social House (formerly known as Caffe Roma) has been hosting us for almost a year now. Every Wednesday, John Pippus and Friends. 7PM to 11PM.

Tuesday November 17th, 2015
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 7PM - 9PM.

Too Funky To Quit Tour!

Friday November 13th, 2015
Dinghy Dock Pub Protection Island, BC

First stop on the "Too Funky To Quit" Vancouver Island Tour. The Dinghy Dock is a 10 minute passenger ferry ride from downtown Nanaimo. Early start time! 6PM. Duo gig.

Saturday November 14th, 2015
Char's Landing Port Alberni, BC

One of my favorite venues to play. This is a converted 100 year old church in Port Alberni. Get advance tickets's from Charlene at the website. 8PM.

Sunday November 15th, 2015
Jamie's Rainforest Inn Tofino, BC

Last night of the TFTQ Tour. 8PM.

Saturday November 7th, 2015
Deep Cove Brewery North Vancouver, BC

Duo gig. 7PM to 9PM. Award winning brews on tap. Just over the 2nd Narrows Bridge along the Dollarton Hwy, not in Deep Cove (in spite of the name).

Thursday November 5th, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 9:30PM to midnight or so.

Thursay October 29th, 2015
Upper Deck Taphouse Vancouver, BC

Trio gig at this Davie St. venue. 9PM to midnight. Lots of covers and originals too. Blues, country and rock. At your service.

Saturday October 24th 2015
Comox St. Bar & Grill Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 9PM. Our second time here. Dancing encouraged; cover tunes and some originals too. In Vancouver's West End.

Friday October 23rd, 2015
Trees Coffee House Vancouver, BC

Solo/acoustic. Sharing the bill with Alyssa Schultz and Chloe Lloyd. 8PM. 450 Granville St.

Thursday October 22nd, 2015
Big River Brew Pub Richmond, BC

The John Pippus Band play at this East Richmond brew pub. Three sets, starting at 7PM.

Sunday October 18th, 2015
Steel Audrey CD Release Vancouver, BC

Derek Kehler (known by his musical alias Steel Audrey) passed away on June 8, 2015 before being able to release his album 'From Which I Came'. His friends and musical colleagues have come together to release the record in his honour. These include members of: The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer, "The Lion, The Bear,The Fox', Adrian Glynn, Nat Jay, Savvie, The Reckoners and more. I'll be playing two of Derek's songs, one solo and one with the band. TICKETS $12 advance, $15 at the door. AVAILABLE AT www.steelaudrey.brownpapertickets.com

Saturday October 17th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

We're back at Annie's. 7:30PM.

Wednesday October 14th, 2015
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

Vancouver's first cocktail lounge. Overlooking English Bay. 8PM to 10PM. (Jim Foster is filling in for us at Caffe Roma).

Tuesday October 13th, 2015
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 7PM - 9PM.

Saturday October 10th, 2015
The Buck and Ear Pub Steveston, BC

Duo gig. 6pm to 9pm. First time at this newly renovated institution in Steveston.

Friday October 9th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 8:30PM.

Thursday October 8th, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. Early start at 6:30PM. Real nice pub atmosphere and a gourmet food menu too.

Sunday October 4th, 2015
Big Rock Brewery East Vancouver, BC

Blues Session Sundays Series. So that's what we'll be playing. 6PM to 9PM.

Tuesday September 29th, 2015
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

"Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 7PM - 9PM.

Sunday September 27th, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 9:30PM to midnight. Always a fun time here.

Saturday September 26th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

Duo gig at this marinaside pub in East Richmond. 7:30PM to closing.

Sunday September 20th, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band rocks on at this popular restaurant/bar on Commercial Dr. 9:30PM to midnight.

Saturday September 19th, 2015
Country Celebration South Langley, BC

The John Pippus Band plays a half hour set at 3:30PM. At the 37th Annual Country Celebration in Campbell Valley Park. The website says: This fabulous fall tradition that combines nature, heritage, agriculture and community is back and more fun than ever with a bike powered main stage, circus skills workshops, kite-making, raku pottery workshops, story telling, cow milking demonstrations, live raptors, and so much more!" Sounds like a good time.

Sunday September 13th, 2015
Pourhouse Restaurant Gastown (Vancouver), BC

The John Pippus Band in Vancouver's historic Gastown. 7PM. No cover. Classic cocktails. Classy place. Oscar Peterson played here back when it was called Rossini's.

Saturday September 12th, 2015
The Ivanhoe Pub Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 9PM to 12:30AM. Lots of covers. A fun night with dancing and beer specials. The first pint was poured here in 1907 at this Main St watering hole. That's a lot of water under the bridge!

Monday September 7th, 2015
The Mallard Lounge Whistler, BC

Second night of a two-night booking at The Mallard Lounge at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler. Labour Day long weekend.

Sunday September 6th, 2015
The Mallard Lounge Whistler, BC

First time playing this venue. A two-night run in The Mallard Lounge at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler. 8PM. Duo gig. Labour Day long weekend.

Saturday September 5th, 2015
Bands On the Beach Festival Harrison, BC

We're on at 2:20PM on Saturday, Sept. 5th. The full line up is on their
Facebook Page This will be a fun road trip! Labour Day long weekend.

Thursday September 3rd, 2015
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

One of my favorite places to play. No cover. 8PM to 10PM.

Saturday August 29th, 2015
Comox St. Bar & Grill Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. 9PM to Midnight. Dancing encouraged; cover tunes and some originals too. In Vancouver's West End.

Tuesday August 25th, 2015
Roundhouse Community Centre Vancouver, BC

We're part of the summer series called "Music In the Cafe" at the Roundhouse Community Center in Yaletown. 7PM - 9PM. In the cafe, or maybe outside on the plaza, weather permitting.

Saturday August 15th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Second of two nights.

Friday August 14th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. First night of a two-night stand.

Saturday August 8th, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band rocks on a Saturday night at this popular restaurant/bar on Commercial Dr. 9PM.

Thursday August 6th, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. 6:30PM.

Thursday July 23rd, 2015
Big River Brew Pub Richmond, BC

The John Pippus Band play at this East Richmond brew pub. Three sets, starting at 7PM.

Monday July 13th, 2015
Music On the Wharf Maple Ridge, BC

Over-looking the beautiful Fraser River, the "Music on the Wharf" concert series has become one of the Maple Ridge Historical Society's most popular annual events. 7:30PM. Bring a lawn chair. Free! The John Pippus Band will do a mix of originals and covers, spanning various genres.

Saturday July 11th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

The John Pippus Band. On the patio. 7:30PM. No cover.

Friday July 10th, 2015
Deep Cove Brewery North Vancouver, BC

Duo gig at this North Van brewery and distillery. Part of their weekend music series. We're playing, mostly originals, but some covers too. 5:30 to 7:30PM. I played solo at their grand opening in August 2013, looking forward to a return visit.

Thursday July 9th, 2015
Vancouver City Limits Vancouver, BC

Half hour duo set. 8PM.

Saturday July 4th, 2015
The Raven Pub North Vancouver, BC

On the road to Deep Cove. 8PM to 11PM.

Saturday July 4th, 2015
Benefit for a Plastic-Free Ocean Stanley Park, BC

The JP Band is playing at this benefit at the Prospect Point Picnic Area. We'll be joined by Amanda and Brian Dean on vocals and keyboards, respectively. We play an hour set starting at 3PM. Tickets for this great cause are $50. The event goes all afternoon and into the evening.

Saturday June 27th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

7:30PM to closing. We had a blast the last time we were here and we plan on doing it again.

Saturday June 27th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

7:30PM to closing. We had a blast the last time we were here and we plan on doing it again.

Friday June 26th, 2015
Genesis Theatre Ladner, BC

Second time playing in this beautiful 400-seat theatre. $15 at the door. Cash only. Doors at 7:30PM, concert starts at 8PM.

Saturday June 20th, 2015
Bowen Island Pub Bowen Island, BC

Full band. 9PM to closing. I hear they like to dance and get funky on Bowen. So we shall oblige! Amanda and Brian Dean are going to join the band for this event.

Friday June 19th, 2015
Trees Coffee House Vancouver, BC

Sharing the bill with Paul Schmidt and Amanda Dean. 8PM. 450 Granville St.

Thursday June 18th, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. Thursday Blues at the One20. 6:30PM to 9:30PM. No cover, great food and drink menu.

Saturday June 13th, 2015
Hugo's Restaurant West Vancouver, BC

Our second time at this restaurant on West Van's waterfront at Fisherman's Cove. Two 45 minute sets starting at 6:30PM.

Thursday May 28th, 2015
Big River Brew Pub Richmond, BC

The John Pippus Band play at this East Richmond brew pub. Three sets, starting at 7PM.

Saturday May 23rd, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

Full band playing on the patio. Starting at 1PM. Lots of activities at this all-day event at the marina. Bring the family!

Thursday May 21st, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. Thursday Blues at the One20. 6:30PM to 9:30PM. No cover, great food and drink menu.

Tuesday May 12th, 2015
CJSF Radio Burnaby, BC

Once again I'll be on this two-hour live show showcasing three acoustic acts. CJSF's "Melodies In Mind" with hosts Alina Koval and Jen LeFranc. 8PM Pacific Standard Time. Live streaming on the internet too. Amazing Amanda Dean will join me on vocals.

Saturday May 9th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. As above.

Friday May 8th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore. Our second time here.

Thursday May 7th, 2015
The Sylvia Hotel Vancouver, BC

One of my favorite places to play. This bar has character, history, and a lot of nice people. My 14th time playing here since 2010. No cover. 8PM to 10PM.

Saturday May 2nd, 2015
House Concert Vancouver, BC

Doors at 7PM and music from 8 - 10PM. Email me for ticket info. Limited to 30 people.

Saturday April 25th, 2015
Savoy Pub Vancouver, BC

Next door to The Rickshaw. The John Pippus Band. Last time we were there the joint was jumping. So let's do it again. No cover. 9PM to midnight.

Thursday April 23rd, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band returns to this venerable music institution on Commercial Dr. 9PM.

Sunday April 19th, 2015
Benefit for The Port Coquitlam Blue Dot Movement Port Coquitlam, BC

The John Pippus Band is playing at Leigh Square Bandshell (next to City Hall) as part of a Sunday afternoon benefit for The POCO Blue Dot Movement. We'll be joined by Amanda and Brian Dean. Sharing the stage with James "Buddy" Rogers, and other acts. 1:00PM.

Monday April 13th, 2015
The Railway Club Vancouver, BC

A last minute gig. I'll be joined by Amanda and Brian Dean. And Jake on drums. On the bill with J.P. Mortier, a singer/songwriter from Montreal, " with a penchant for the brutal and the delicate akin to a rocking Leonard Cohen or a Nick Cave with a conscience". 9PM. $7 at the door.

Thursday April 9th, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. Thursday Blues at the One20. 6:30PM to 9:30PM. No cover, great food and drink menu.

Saturday April 4th, 2015
Rusty Gull Pub North Vancouver, BC

Right in the middle of the long weekend. Full band. 8:30 to 12:30PM. Best live music venue on the North Shore.

Saturday March 28th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

Duo gig. 7PM to closing. No cover.

Saturday March 28th, 2015
Tugboat Annie's Pub Richmond, BC

Duo gig. 7PM to closing. No cover.

Friday March 20th, 2015
Carnegie Centre Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. Playing at the monthly dance. Refreshments served. 7PM.

Sunday March 15th, 2015
Pourhouse Restaurant Gastown (Vancouver), BC

The John Pippus Band in Vancouver's historic Gastown. 7PM. No cover. Classic cocktails. Classy place. Oscar Peterson played here back when it was called Rossini's. No cover.

Saturday March 14th, 2015
The Ivanhoe Pub Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. Our second time at this venerable institution. The Ivanhoe served its first beer in 1907! Music at 9PM. No cover. Dancing encouraged.

Sunday March 8th, 2015
Libra Room East Vancouver, BC

Our first time at this venue on Commercial Drive. Full band. 9PM.

Friday March 6th, 2015
Fairview Pub Vancouver, BC

The John Pippus Band. First time playing this pub on Broadway. On a triple bill with Mojo Groovin' and Colubrid . We play at 12:30AM, a one hour set. Cover charge at the door.

Tuesday March 3rd, 2015
Just Singing Around Stanley Park (Vancouver), BC

Solo/acoustic. This songwriter showcase sells out every time. $25 with proceeds going to a good cause. I first performed here in 2010, then again in 2013. This time I'll be sharing the stage with Juno-winner Norman Foote and Ross Douglas. Hosted by Yvonne McSkimming.

Saturday February 28th, 2015
Hugo's Restaurant West Vancouver, BC

Two 45 minute sets starting at 6:30PM. No cover.

Friday February 27th, 2015
Trees Coffee House Vancouver

Sharing the bill with Cole Armour and Jessica Chaz. 8PM. 450 Granville St.

Thursday February 26th, 2015
One20 Public House North Delta, BC

Duo gig. Thursday Blues at the One20. 6:30PM to 9:30PM. No cover, great food and drink menu.

Saturday February 14th, 2015
Savoy Pub Vancouver, BC

Next door to The Rickshaw. Full band gig. No cover. 9PM to midnight.

Sunday February 1st, 2015
Cafe Roma East Vancouver, BC

Super Bowl Sunday. The game finishes around 6PM. We play at 7PM. Full band. No cover. American football on The Drive. What a concept.

Sunday January 11th, 2015
Pourhouse Restaurant Gastown (Vancouver), BC

The John Pippus Band in Vancouver's historic Gastown. 7PM. No cover. Classic cocktails. Classy place.

Saturday January 3rd, 2015
The Main Vancouver, BC

Full band gig. First show of the year! No cover. 10PM to midnight.

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