Live Music in ARC
Join us for live music nightly in ARC!
Daily | 6pm - 10pm
Performing August 1 | 8 | 29
Neal Ryan is a singer-songwriter. Although born in Ireland, his life and heart are woven into the fabric of Vancouver, Canada. Neal comes from an intensely musical family all signs pointed to music as a career and lifelong pursuit. Having gained professional experience and recognition early on in life as a boy soprano, Neal won many accolades in singing competitions in Ireland; building a very solid foundation for what is now amongst the strongest and most pure voices you are likely to hear in the current music scene. In his late teens, Neal picked up the guitar and discovered a new passion.
Performing August 2 | 10
David Capper is a Vancouver based singer/songwriter and entertainer that has been performing professional for over a decade. Coming from a diverse musical background, David has played in genres as varied as jazz, country, musical theatre and folk. Working in commercial music production has enabled him to become a complete and well rounded performer.
Performing August 3 | 17 | 31
Desmond is a Canadian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist born and raised in Comox, British Columbia, where he sang in church on Sundays and played guitar in multiple bands. His music provides listeners with a robust sound of pop melodies paired with an asymmetrical balance of acoustic and electronica. As much as Desmond is a musician, he is equal parts performer and never ceases to give soul-filled enthusiastic performances.
Performing August 4 | 11 | 18 | 25
Rob Eller is a one-man cover band, crooning everything from Dave Mathews to Stephenwolf. Although the tunes are at once identifiable, Eller adds his own unique timbre to every note…and that’s where the magic lies! Rob uses a looping station to produce, ‘live onstage,’ all rhythm guitars, percussion and harmony vocals. Thus, he fills up the room with the sound of a full band, while paying attention to musical dynamics, continually finding new ways to express a song.
Performing August 5 | 13 | 22
With over 10 years live performance experience throughout the UK and Canada, singer/guitarist Jamie Wright takes great influence from Liverpool’s pride and joy – The Beatles. He mixes a range of genres from various decades, resulting in a vast and varied repertoire.
Performing August 6 | 21
Carmina is an independent singer-songwriter based out of Vancouver, British Columbia. A recent graduate of Selkirk College's Music and Technology program, she is known for her soft, understated voice and stripped-downed acoustic covers. Carmina brings forth a soulful, self-aware set of music. Pulling from influences such as Lianne La Havas, Leon Bridges and Corinne Bailey Rae, she puts on a show that is relaxed and genuine. Her soft melodies dance together with a natural groove.
Performing August 7
Vicky’s first love in music is performing. She has a captivating stage presence and a powerful voice, with an energy that is pure & infectious. Vicky’s music path started with singing back up vocals for many other artists, which then inspired her to learn guitar and write songs of her own. She then formed her own band Cherrybomb, touring for 6 years throughout Canada and Europe.
Performing August 9 | 24
Tess is a singer, songwriter, and music producer. Trained as both a pianist and a vocalist, she brings her jazz background to the world of pop music. Passionate about being a role model for young girls, Tess’s unique authentic character and raw performances inspire confidence, positivity, and self-acceptance.
Performing August 12 | 19 | 26
Jeff has been performing music in one form or another for the last 20 years. After several years playing music in Toronto with his original band, The Human Statues, Jeff returned to Vancouver to pursue new opportunities in music, theatre and voice over. Jeff was a featured performer in the critically acclaimed productions of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, staged by the Arts Club Theatre Company. Additionally, Jeff has been singing at weddings and corporate events as a proud member of the award winning band, Side One, since 2011.
Performing August 14
Antoinette Libelt is a singer, songwriter and guitar player, born and raised in White Rock, BC. This multi-talented artist has a smooth and powerful voice and expresses it beautifully through her thoughtful lyrics and hooky melodies. Growing up listening to artists like Michael Jackson and Aretha Franklin, she has emulated their powerful & soulful voices. Her style ranges from Top 40 hits to RnB and Country, ensuring her performance will have something for everyone.
OLAF DE SHIELD
Performing August 16 | 30
Olaf de Shield is an established musician residing in Vancouver B.C., Canada. His main musical bags are Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Jazz, and Blues. He is an accomplished guitarist, vocalist, and arranger, and has played and recorded with a host of regional and international artists over the years.
Performing August 20 | 27
Adam Thomas is a distinctive voice on the Canadian music scene. As a bassist, singer and composer his music has been enjoyed across North America. His studies and performance in music brought him from Vancouver, Canada to North Texas University, on to New York City and back to Vancouver, where he is now based as a performer. Adam has played or recorded with nationally and internationally renowned and heralded artists such as Brad Turner, Denzal Sinclaire, Kate Hammet-Vaughn, Mike Allen, Michael Brecker, Kenny Wheeler, Byron Stripling, David ‘Fathead’ Newman, Aaron Goldberg, George Colligan and many more.
Performing August 23
Mark Hoeppner has been playing piano & keyboards since he was five years old. His early years were punctuated by classical music competitions. Later he nailed live performance in clubs and studio sessions; gigged cruise ships and kicked around the top40 band circuit in Asia & the Middle East. Mark’s virtuosic talent moves seamlessly between jazz, classical, pop, funk, and electronic. Recently settled in Vancouver, his focus has lately been on jazz piano and vocals, as well as live funk & electronic keyboards.
Performing August 28
Cory is a performance professional having toured with world with original artists for a decade as well as being a founding member of the Vancouver cover band SideOne. He has a wide range of contemporary as well as classic songs and a very unique voice; not your average acoustic guitar performer.