TNGHT, Death Grips, Tom Fun Orchestra and Kid Koala Lead This Week's Can't Miss Concerts

TNGHT, Death Grips, Tom Fun Orchestra and Kid Koala Lead This Week's Can't Miss Concerts
November is coming to a close, but that doesn't mean there aren't some awesome shows to check out. Take a look at our selection of Can't Miss Concerts happening this week in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Montreal.


Thursday, November 29
Indie poppers the Babies are currently on tour with their latest record, Our House on the Hill, which the Woods/Vivian Girls offshoot dropped earlier this month. They will show it off to Vancouver at the Media Club on Thursday, with guests Dead Ghosts and Pleasure Cruise.

The Babies
Dead Ghosts
Pleasure Cruise
$12 at The Media Club

Friday, November 30
Doom rappers and troublemakers Death Grips are making another Canadian stop, this time at the Fortune Sound Club on Friday. Now Vancouverites have a chance to experience the craziness of a Death Grips show, no major labels attached.

Death Grips
$15 at Fortune Sound Club

Saturday, December 1
Hey, metalheads, prepare for some head banging as Vancouver's purveyors of heavy music Bison B.C. play their home town at the Rickshaw Theatre on Saturday.

Bison B.C.
The Rock Band Called Time
Car 87
$12 advance, $15 door at Rickshaw Theatre


Thursday, November 29
Exclaim!'s stream of Tom Fun Orchestra's Earthworm Heart garnered many positive comments. Catch the Cape Breton troupe of seven at the Gateway on Thursday.

The Tom Fun Orchestra
$10 advance, $15 door at the Gateway


Thursday, November 29
Electronic duo TNGHT finally make their Canadian debut at the Opera House on Thursday. With all the buzz they've been receiving, it is guaranteed to be a party.

$24.50 at the Opera House

Friday, November 30
Kid Koala rolls into the Hoxton on Friday with the promise of dancing robots, girls and gigantic cardboard turntables. If you want to find out how all these things will be integrated into his show, you better be there.

Kid Koala
$15 at the Hoxton

Saturday, December 1
On Saturday at the Horseshoe artists from the Agency Group will be paying tribute to Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductees by covering some of their classic tunes. See below for some of the artist's on board. There are still more to be announced on the Facebook event page.

Andy Maize (Sky Diggers)
Buck 65
Jay Malinowski (Bedouin Soundclash)
Jane's Party
The Matinee
Max Kerman (Arkells)
Mike Ford
Russel DeCarle (Moxy Früvous)
Andrew & Sam Kash
Peter Dreimanis & Leah Fay (July Talk)
Tom Power
The Treasures
$20 advance, $25 door at the Legendary Horseshoe Tavern


Thursday, November 29
For those in the Montreal, your chance to experience Kid Koala happens Thursday at the Theatre Corona, before the turntable master makes his way to Toronto.

Kid Koala
$25 at Theatre Corona

Saturday, December 1
Quebecoise pop artist Ariane Moffatt will play the Theatre Corona on Saturday. The songstress is known to bring a genuine amount of energy on stage, so the show will sure to be a treat, especially with Young Galaxy as the openers.

Ariane Moffatt
Young Galaxy
$30 advance, $35 door at Theatre Corona