Music in Kelowna

This Weekend in Kelowna

Covering the Kelowna Music Scene

The most complete listing of Kelowna live music, including concerts, venues, local and touring musicians and bands, along with who's playing where and when.

Want to know where the live music is happening this weekend? Check out our This Weekend in Kelowna page.

For a list of all the venues in and around town, and which artists or bands are playing in them, check out our Music Venues in Kelowna page.


2022 so far

news and reviews covering the kelowna music scene

2022 So Far

announcing a new section

Reviews of Recent Shows
128 shows attended already in 2022, with photo reviews to follow. Artist photographed include Sue Foly, NFA, Okaanagan Symphony Orchestra, Nevaeh Dyson, Kentucky Eilleen and more

Links to Upcoming Shows
Over 1500 shows already in the system for 2022. More than 1200 already have taken place. Hold on to your hats, Kelowna music fans, it's going to be a year!



at the arena and in the theatres

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Jesse Cook | Copyright (c) 2018) Miles Overn Photography
Country Christmas
Saturday, December 16, 2023



at clubs, pubs, and restaurants around town

See All Upcoming Club & Pub gigs
Zoe Marie Welch | Copyright (c) 2020 Miles Overn Photography
Hosted by Michael Averill
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Evening Show
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Taps & Tunes
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Evening Show
Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Evening Show
Thursday, December 7, 2023

local musicians

musicians and bands from all around kelowna

Local Musicians

over 300 local players

our list of solo artists, duos, trios and bands from kelowna and the surrounding communities.

jazz, blues, rock, country, roots, bluegrass, r&b, soul, pop, singer/songwriter, and countless other genres


of live and recorded music and musicians

Not much to review in terms of live music concerts these days, so we're posting a ton of reviews of current and classic albums from artists from a variety of genres. Artists like Steve Earle and Led Zeppelin, Traffic and The Third Mind, Jeff Lane and Eric Clapton.

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Live Reviews

Mozi Bones at Soma Craft Cidery

Okanagan fusion/world music trio Mozi Bones delivers passionate and precise performance at Soma Craft Cidery... Read Review

Zoe Marie Welch at The Vibrant Vine

Zoe Marie Welch Delivers Stylistic Vibes at the Vine and Makes an Impression ... Read Review

Album Reviews

The Waterboys' "This Is The Sea"

By Peter Grainger
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Days Between Stations' "Giants"

By Jason A. Bermiller
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Lucinda Williams' "Good Souls Better Angels"

By Peter Grainger
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The Chambers Brothers' "The Time Has Come"

By Jason A. Bermiller
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Justin Mychals' "Lilac"

By Jason A. Bermiller
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The Third Mind's "The Third Mind (First Edition)"

By Peter Grainger
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Weather Report's "Live In London"

By Jason A. Bermiller
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Free's "Fire And Water"

From Peter Grainger's Classic Rock Albums Series
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making the scene

all about the kelowna music scene

Making The Scene

seeing into the scene

It takes more than a few bands and a handful of venues for them to play in. So, to honour their work and their contribution to our vibrant cultural live, this new section will introduce you to some of the talented and dedicated people that make it all happen.

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