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Thursday August 18
KICKING IT LIVE ACOUSTIC DECK SERIES at Fionn MacCoolsAugust 18
VIOLENT BETTY at Vangelis Tavern - With Mostly Wanted and Jezebel.August 18
THE PONY BOYS at CrackersAugust 18
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sAugust 18
CHROME EMPIRE at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 18
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsAugust 18, 6:30 pm
QUARTETTO GELATO TRAVELS THE ORIENT EXPRESS at Remai Arts Centre - Presented by the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra with music from countries served by the famous rail line. See saskatoonsymphony.org.August 18, 7:30 pm
Friday August 19
GARY O BAND at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 19
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreAugust 19
ROCK THE RIVER at Bessborough Gardens - Featuring Can-rock legends such as Loverboy Lighthouse Sass Jordan Carol Pope (Rough Trade) Rik Emmett (Triumph) Nick Gilder & Sweeney Todd and hometown heroes The Northern Pikes. See rocktheriversaskatoon.ca.August 19
NATALIE STRUCK at Prairie InkAugust 19
WEAVES at Vangelis Tavern - With Slow Down Molasses and Dead Fibres.August 19
RAY ELLIOTT BAND at The Underground Cafe - With Tiny.August 19
DEAD WRESTLERS at Piggy'sAugust 19
SUMMER FLING GRAFFITI/RAP FESTIVAL at Amigos - with Def 3 Nolto and Sirvis $10. That will be followed by a graffiti event on Aug. 20 at White Buffalo Youth Lodge.August 19, 9:00 pm
Saturday August 20
ZAKK WYLDE at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - With Tyler Bryant & The Showdown and Jared James Nichols.August 20
LADYHAWKE at Nutana LegionAugust 20
DEAD WRESTLERS at Piggy'sAugust 20
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.August 20
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsAugust 20
TIN CAN BANDITS at Vangelis Tavern - With Stone the Witch Malick and Razor Wind.August 20
THE TRAGICALLY HIP: FINAL CONCERT at Capitol Music Club - With post-show performance by The Hip tribute band 100th Meridian.August 20
BLACK ZEBRA at Amigos - With Spartans.August 20
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - Hosted by Sam Folkerson.August 20
RIFF RAFF at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 20
GARNET FEHR at Prairie InkAugust 20
Sunday August 21
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceAugust 21
JAM SESSION at Piggy'sAugust 21
SUNDAY BLUES JAM at Vangelis Tavern - With Fast Eddie.August 21
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 21
JAM SESSION at Half CutAugust 21
Monday August 22
3-STRING FRETLESS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 22
Tuesday August 23
LESLIE & JOHNNY at Bon TempsAugust 23
NECRONOMICON at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - With Abiotic and Vesperia.August 23
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.August 23
3-STRING FRETLESS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 23
OPEN STAGE at Capitol Music Club - With Chad Reynolds.August 23
KERRY DUWORS at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church - Performs a concert on violin as part of the Lyle Gustin Series at with a pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m. See gustinhouse.ca.August 23, 7:30 pm
Wednesday August 24
THE RELAXATION COMPANY at Vangelis Tavern - With Psychic Pollution and Chad Munson.August 24
JOHNER BROS at Capitol Music Club - With Boomlag Shotgun and Silence Factory.August 24
3-STRING FRETLESS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 24
Thursday August 25
THE FUSS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 25
PAUL TOBIN at CrackersAugust 25
MOON TAN at Vangelis Tavern - With Fancy Diamonds and The Steves.August 25
KICKING IT LIVE ACOUSTIC DECK SERIES at Fionn MacCoolsAugust 25
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sAugust 25
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsAugust 25, 6:30 pm
MUSIC FOR THE GUT at Cornerstone Church - Featuring members of the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Fireside Singers Saskatoon Academy of Music and others. Tickets $20-$25 with proceeds to Crohn's and Colitis Canada. August 25, 7:00 pm
Friday August 26
PONTEIX at Capitol Music Club - With The Catamounts and guests.August 26
JAY AND JO TRUDEL at Prairie InkAugust 26
BIG CITY NIGHTS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 26
BIKE THIEVES at Vangelis Tavern - With Man Meat.August 26
LUCAS CHAISSON at The Underground Cafe - With Myles & the Blanks. August 26
UNDERCOVER PIRATES at Piggy'sAugust 26
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreAugust 26
Saturday August 27
VIBE MUSIC FESTIVAL at Diefenbaker Park - Billed as Saskatchewan's biggest outdoor music festival and party with headliners including Ludacris Makj Zomboy Brillz and more. 16+ event. See vibemusicfest.com. August 27
B.D. GIUSEPPE & FRIENDS at Prairie InkAugust 27
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - Hosted by Sam Folkerson.August 27
BIG CITY NIGHTS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 27
SASKATOON SONGWRITER SHOWCASE at The Underground Cafe - Vincent Cross Sarah Farthing and Wyndham Thiessen.August 27
THE SUPERSUCKERS at Amigos - With guests.August 27
VON JUMBO (CD release party) at Capitol Music Club - With guests.August 27
UNDERCOVER PIRATES at Piggy'sAugust 27
BRIDGES at Nutana LegionAugust 27
KLOOCH (Ukrainian Day in the Park After-Party) at Louis' PubAugust 27
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.August 27
MUSIC FOR THE GUT at Cornerstone Church - Featuring members of the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Fireside Singers Saskatoon Academy of Music and others. Tickets $20-$25 with proceeds to Crohn's and Colitis Canada. August 27, 7:00 pm
Sunday August 28
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsAugust 28
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 28
JAM SESSION at Half CutAugust 28
SUNDAY BLUES JAM at Vangelis Tavern - Wwith Fast Eddie.August 28
Monday August 29
ROUGH & WRETCHED at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 29
Tuesday August 30
ROUGH & WRETCHED at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 30
OPEN STAGE WITH CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music ClubAugust 30
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.August 30
Wednesday August 31
MERKULES (STOMPDOWN KILLAZ) at Saskatoon Event Centre - With Prada West.August 31
THE HOT COMETS at Bud's on BroadwayAugust 31

Venues

6Twelve
612 Spadina Cres.
Saskatoon, SK
Amigos
632 10th St.E
Broadway Theatre
715 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B3
Bud's on Broadway
715 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B5
Capitol Music Club
244 1st Avenue North
Convocation Hall
105 Administration Place, U of S campus
Cosmo Seniors Centre
614 11th St East
Diva's
#110 - 220 Third Ave. S
Saskatoon, SK
Hose & Hydrant Brew Pub
612 11th St. E.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 0G3
Le Relais
308 4th Avenue North
Long & McQuade
Louis' Pub
U of S Campus
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A3
McNally Robinson
3130 8th St. E
Saskatoon, SK S7H 0W2
Mystic Java
209 3929 8th St. E
Saskatoon, SK S7H 5M2
O'Brians Automotive Event Centre
241 2nd Ave. S
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1K8
Pink Lounge & Nightclub
69 24th Street East
Prairie Ink
McNally Robinson Booksellers
Remai Arts Centre
100 Spadian Crescent East
Saskatoon, SK
Rock Bottom
834B Broadway Ave. N.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B6
Roxy Theatre
320 - 20th Street West
Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Office & Rehearsal Hall
408 20th St W
SaskTel Centre
101 3515 Thatcher Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7R 1C4
Somewhere Else Pub & Grill
2605 Broadway Avenue
Spadina Freehouse
608 Spadina Cres. E
Saskatoon, SK S7K 3G9
TCU Place
35 22nd St W.
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0C8
The Bassment
202 4th Ave. N.
Saskatoon, SK
The Longbranch
806 Idylwyld Dr
Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6
Thirsty Scholar
2105 8th St. E.
Saskatoon, SK S7H 0T8
Toon Town Tavern
Confederation Inn 3330 Fairlight Drive
Vangelis Tavern
801 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B5
Winston's
Senator Hotel, 2nd Avenue East
Yard & Flagon
718 Broadway Avenue

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