TRIBUTE ACTS, SHOWCASE BANDS & IMPERSONATORS
If you can't get the real deal, hire the next best thing: A Tribute Act! Tribute Bands are all the rage these days and for good reason: some of these groups sound better than the original! Vancouver is a hot bed of talent with a whole host of tributes to famous singers and bands to choose from. Take a look at some of the best of what the city has to offer.
A Tribute to Canada’s Finest Singers & Songwriters
SoundTrack Canada are Kelly Brock on female vocals, Tom Artnzen on Keyboards/Vocals and Mick Dallavee on Guitar/Vocals. The group blends unique vocals and acoustic arrangements on some of the Canada’s biggest and most loved hit songs. From popular Canadian artists such as Gordon Lighfoot, Sarah Mclachlan, Bryan Adams and Shania Twain, SoundTrack Canada covers all of the country’s finest singers and songwriters.
A NIGHT OF BOWIE
A Night Of Bowie is a celebration of Bowie’s extensive list of memorable hits, focusing primarily (but not exclusively) on his peak years from the early ’70s to the early ’90s. The show is eerily close to hearing and seeing Bowie himself. Take the opportunity to experience this remarkable show when A Night Of Bowie goes on the road to venues across Canada and US.
MICHAEL BUBLE TRIBUTE
Dane has had the privilege of travelling the world, bringing his love of Michael Buble and Frank Sinatra to thousands through his concerts and as a performer aboard Holland America and Princess Cruise Lines. He is also currently working with his Michael Buble tribute show for many corporate and fund-raising events. Book Dane now for your event- he will not disappoint!
THE DAY TRIPPERS
Inspired by mod culture and a love of blues and pop music, The Day Trippers deliver the indelible music of The Beatles at their energetic peak, taking you back to a time when they toured the world while releasing dozens of sensational songs every year!
Dave D is emerging as one of North America’s premier Tom Petty Tribute Artists. A true dead ringer in look, style, sound, and performance, Dave has thrilled and transported audiences with his ability to honor the artist whose music has touched millions of people worldwide for decades.
HEART OF STONE
HEART OF STONE
A real Rolling Stones experience
In a world full of tribute bands, HEART OF STONE stands alone in delivering the songs, look and excitement of the Rolling Stones. HEART OF STONE brings to its audience a jaw-dropping experience that is so close to watching the actual Rolling Stones, seeing and hearing is believing.
The physical look of each member is uncannily close to their Stone counterpart, from hair, clothes, instruments, to stage movements and showmanship.
A professional and award-winning* entertainer for more than 15 years, the last 10 of which she has dedicated to her one-woman act—Celebrity Imposters—Bonnie has been singing and strutting her stuff as CHER, TINA TURNER, DOLLY PARTON, LADY GAGA, MADONNA, REBA and MANY MORE!
WUNDERBREADThe show consists of six musicians featuring a three-piece horn section. With non-stop sets, multiple costume changes, choreographed moves and wireless microphones for crowd interaction; the energy coming off the stage leaves nobody out of the party. The band has also added two professional dancing girls to bring it completely over the top.
U4: Canada's U2 Tribute Band
U4 is singer Scott Jackson of Stone Poets/Abandon Paris, Steve Crane, renowned guitarist and vocalist of Sonic Overdrive, renowned bassist Nick Haggar and drummer Clayton Hill of Trooper.
"LIVE RUST" cover every decade that Neil Young has made his mark on for 50 years. Your Event/Venue attendees will be on their feet with the Power of Young's Songs.
STEELIN' IN THE YEARS
Steelin’ In The Years gathers together some of the most accomplished West Coast musicians, all of whom possess a common affection for the music of Steely Dan.
GOTTA B GEORGE MICHAEL
Gotta Be George Michael is available for all types of events: weddings, casino events, birthdays, fund-raisers, night-club parties, festivals, special appearances, restaurant anniversaries, video shoots and much more!
Imagine if Don Cherry was reincarnated as a jukebox….or if beer could talk. They’d both sound like The Cancons.
As Vancouver’s premiere all Canadian cover band, The Cancons deliver
classic Canuck hits from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and beyond.
WANNABE: SPICE GIRLS
It was 1996 when the hit song “Wannabe” swept the world in a swell of pre-teen, bubble-gum hysteria. Ginger, Baby, Scary, Posh and Sporty became the new faces of pop music and girls (boys too!) everywhere were instant fans! With 65 million records sold world-wide, the Spice girls became the best selling girl-group of all time. It was total Spice-Mania! Fast forward twenty years or so, and millennials are all grown up. Now, more than ever, people are feeling an urge to reminisce. WANNABE is here!
FROM BRITAIN WITH LOVE
A celebration of the greatest torch singers and divas from across the pond. Featuring the music of Dusty Springfield, Petula Clark, Shirley Bassey all the way up to today’s chart topping stars like Amy Winehouse and Adele. A uniquely feminine perspective of the 60's era of British music and its influence on modern music today.
Hitsville USA was created with the idea of bringing the magical sound of Motown, a sound that originated out of Motor City USA, Detroit, Michigan, to a live audience. Motown music dominated the airwaves from the late 50's to the late 60's, with gifted songwriters crafting music that you could dance to and sing along with; music that would always brighten your day! Hitsville USA's set list covers it all. With well-crafted tunes and magnificent vocalists, you don't want to miss this act!
Mostly Marley started as a house gig, with the idea of bringing Classic Reggae to an otherwise starving audience. The name stems from having been asked; "What kind of music do you play?" The answer would always be; "Classic Reggae by various artists, but mostly Marley."
Over the past two decades Nearly Neil has proudly performed for every type of audience, soft seat theatres, dances, corporate events, charity fundraisers, grand openings, bar mitzvahs, weddings, house parties and even for royalty.
Do you fancy a trip down nostalgia lane? Let this show take you back to a simpler time. Spend an evening with Bonnie as she brings to life one of the greatest entertainers of the 20th century. This show can be done as a one-, two- or three-hour tribute to the beautiful ballads of Patsy Cline.
FRANK SINATRA TRIBUTE
Dane has had the privilege of travelling the world, bringing his love of Frank Sinatra’s music to thousands through concerts such as this, as well as being a performer on Holland America and Princess Cruise Lines. Dane looks forward to sharing Sinatra’s music, and his story.
THE ANDREW SISTERS
Kick up your heels with The Lady Larks and their sweet swingin' vintage harmonies! From striking arrangements of Tin Pan Alley composers to covers of The Andrews Sisters, Manhattan Transfer and The Swingle Singers, this young quartet has been impressing their audiences since they came together in late 2010 as "The K Sisters". Since then, they have performed over 70 concerts, released a seasonal CD "Jingle Jangle" (2010) and "Swinging with The K Sisters" (2011) in tribute to The Andrews Sisters.
Ben Klein as ELVIS
Ben is an award winning Elvis Tribute Artist who has appeared on the Elvis Lives Tour presented by Elvis Presley Enterprises and for Legends In Concert.