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I.M.U. presents . . .
Fri Feb 12th ROCK'N'ROLL CIRCUS, MOONAGE DAYDREAM David Bowie Tribute & RUNNIN' DOWN A DREAM Tom Petty Tribute @ The Fairview - Info HERE
Sat Feb 13th BURNING DESIRE Valentine Party Extravaganza! INTERNATIONAL BLINDFOLD, TALK NERDY TO ME, The FOOD & The SURFRAJETS @ The Railway Club - Info HERE
Fri Feb 19th The ENEMY FEATHERS EP Release w/ GREG McLEOD, WESTERN JAGUAR & ZULU PANDA @ The Media Club - Info HERE
Fri Feb 19th The UNKNOWN SOLDIERS A Celebration Of The Doors w/ CHRIS & THE KISILTONES @ The Railway Club - Info HERE
Sat Feb 27th JAILBREAK Thin Lizzy Tribute, The HIT & CLAPTON'S BLUES POWER Eric Clapton Tribute @ The Railway Club - Info HERE
Sat Mar 5th IN THE EVENING Led Zeppelin Tribute, The SWINGIN' RICHARDS & & guests @ The Railway Club - Info HERE
Fri Mar 11th SISTER SABBATH Black Sabbath Tribute, FEMME ZEPPELIN Led Zeppelin Tribute featuring Rachel Davis & RIPPIN' AND TARON @ The Fairview - Info HERE
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. Friday, February 12th IMU presents ROCK'N'ROLL CIRCUS, MOONAGE DAYDREAM David Bowie Tribute & RUNNIN' DOWN A DREAM Tom Petty Tribute @ The Fairview, 898 West Broadway . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover

ROCK'N'ROLL CIRCUS
reminds you instantly of great jam bands from the '70s but with a modern spin. Influenced by classic artists like The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Neil Young and Tom Petty, the blues rock band features six hard working musicians based in Vancouver and Seattle.


MOONAGE DAYDREAM is a collective of Vancouver tribute band alumni (Stone Cold Crazy, Day Trippers, Tongue) playing DAVID BOWIE's Ziggy-era repertoire with impeccable accuracy, taste and rock & roll groove, recreating the glam and excitement of the thin white duke's most colourful and rocking period!

RUNNIN' DOWN A DREAM (Tom Petty Tribute) - Mark Ingram started Runnin' Down A Dream in 2009 as a way to introduce new fans to the music of one of the greatest songwriters in rock and roll while entertaining existing fans with familiar hits and standout rarities. This kick-ass band of experienced musicians will blow you away with their high energy takes on classic Tom Petty songs like American Girl, Free Fallin' and Mary Jane's Last Dance, not to mention a song or two from the Traveling Wilburys, Mudcrutch, and Petty's Live Anthology.


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. Saturday, February 13th
IMU presents BURNING DESIRE Valentine Party Extravaganza! INTERNATIONAL BLINDFOLD, TALK NERDY TO ME, The FOOD & The SURFRAJETS @ The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover

INTERNATIONAL BLINDFOLD - With a punked-out '80s glam rock tone bleeding into a '90s grunge vibe, this high energy alternative Vancouver rock band plays as if the fate of the world depends on it, delivering a unique and solid blend that's all their own.

TALK NERDY TO ME - Nerds rock out and deliver classic rock covers in their special dorky way!

The FOOD is a tight bag of original soul-powered moon rocks. Collectively, they have over 93 participant ribbons still stashed away at their parents' homes from elementary and secondary school. Some were lost in the fire.

The SURFRAJETS are a Vancouver-based surf/rock quartet that lay down a dazzling blend of original tunes sprinkled with classic instrumentals.


Featuring sexy, reverb-laden guitar riffs, Spaghetti Western elements and a little twang, their sound is influenced by the likes of The Shadows, Link Wray, Los Bravos and The Ventures


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. Friday, February 19th
IMU presents The ENEMY FEATHERS EP Release Party w/ GREG McLEOD, WESTERN JAGUAR & ZULU PANDA @ The Media Club, 695 Cambie St . Doors 9pm / $10 cover
The ENEMY FEATHERS embrace DIY pop music, post-punk craft, folk rock guts and epic garage excitement in a do-or-die struggle with the banalities of everyday life. Enjoy the sorrows of being alive while escaping the dustbin of history - it's time to join the enemy!

GREG McLEOD - From rock/pop instrumentation and psychology-driven lyrics to rap-influenced vocals, trombone and violin, Greg McLeod's loop-friendly sound is an eclectic mix in the vein of artists like Beck, Tune-Yards and The Streets. A member of local sensation Good For Grapes, his songs tap into common hopes, fears and attitudes.

WESTERN JAGUAR unveils an intricate sonic palette that combines modern alternative indie with atmospheric post rock to form strong, anthemic compositions. This diverse soundscape acts as the sonic underbelly to eerie vocals that strive to connect with the listener.

ZULU PANDA
combines elements of heartland rock with folk and grunge while maintaining a pop sensibility. His dynamic, eclectic sound fuses raw passion and charm matched with warm vocal melodies and Dylanesque storytelling lyrics.

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. Friday, February 19th
IMU presents The UNKNOWN SOLDIERS A Celebration Of The Doors w/ CHRIS & THE KISILTONES @ The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover

The UNKNOWN SOLDIERS come amazingly close to replicating the music of THE DOORS note for note while capturing their raw energy through each band member's interpretation, combining to deliver a groovy reproduction of a live Doors show that keeps audiences in a head-bobbing, toe-tapping trance. Their singer's Morrison-esque look, vibe and baritone voice combine with swirling organs and deft musicianship to captivate and transcend time and place, allowing audiences to be transported back in time to experience a taste of live shows that are now a part of rock mythology.

CHRIS & THE KISILTONES cover a wide variety of genres including rockin' blues and classic rock with helpings of r&b, country and jazz. From Led Zeppelin to The Pretenders, Bruno Mars to Ella King, all bases are covered!

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. Saturday, February 27th IMU presents JAILBREAK Thin Lizzy Tribute, The HIT & CLAPTON'S BLUES POWER Eric Clapton Tribute @ The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover
JAILBREAK Thin Lizzy Tribute - Formed by members of The Vagabonds, this homage to Irish hard rock legends Thin Lizzy presents these vigorous, aggressive tunes at their brilliant best. Fueled by raw passion, energy and fury, Thin Lizzy's powerful sound takes no prisoners!

The HIT is a trio that plays a mix of reggae, ska and soulful, funky rock, including tunes by Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, The Band and vintage ZZ Top.

CLAPTON'S BLUES POWER follows Eric Clapton's musical journey and rise to the pinnacle of rock history, playing songs from his early years with The Yardbirds, classics from rock's first supergroup Cream, and the best of his solo career. They strive to recreate the riffs, harmonies and feel of a blues guitar legend who played alongside some of the greatest musicians of his era.
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. Saturday, March 5th IMU presents IN THE EVENING Led Zeppelin Tribute, The SWINGIN' RICHARDS & guests @ The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover

IN THE EVENING pay homage to LED ZEPPELIN, presenting the music of one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time performed by the members of local Cult tribute act SPIRITWALKER. Immerse yourself in an authentic, hypnotic hard rock experience fueled by the power and majesty of Zeppelin’s iconic riffs, rhythms and textures delivered with faithful use of alternate tunings, effects units and analog bass pedals.

The SWINGIN' RICHARDS - With an energetic, entertaining stage presence, The Swingin' Richards are a Vancouver area cover band specializing in wise cracking, butt moving rock and roll. Their repertoire includes classic artists like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, AC/DC, U2, ZZ Top, GNR, Cream, The Rolling Stones, Radiohead and Rage Against The Machine!

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. Friday, March 11th IMU presents SISTER SABBATH Black Sabbath Tribute, FEMME ZEPPELIN Led Zeppelin Tribute featuring Rachel Davis & RIPPIN' AND TARON @ The Fairview, 898 West Broadway . Show 9:30pm / $10 cover

SISTER SABBATH is different from other Black Sabbath tribute bands, a force to be reckoned with boasting a female singer who covers all the eras of Sabbath with ease while wearing a psychotic nun's outfit. Their set list covers every angle of the band's vast career from their biggest hits to underground favorites, with an entertaining stage show featuring some of the city's finest musicians.

FEMME ZEPPELIN captures the spirit and sound of Led Zeppelin in a unique and passionate way, transporting audiences to familiar places like Kashmir and Misty Mountain with skill and artistry. The band members serve as enthusiastic ambassadors to Zeppelin's majestic catalogue, taking great joy in weaving these evocative tunes for fans new and old while showcasing Rachel Davis' powerful vocals and near 5 octave range.

RIPPIN' AND TARON - An electrifying Vancouver cover band with an unexpectedly diverse selection of the best rockin' tunes,

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