Atomic. Dance. Party. Raincity is a Vancouver-based Funk-Rock group making waves with their unique sound. Fronted by female leads on saxophone and vocals, their audacious performances are loaded with engaging interplay and explosive energy. The five members of Raincity combine their eclectic influences including Amy Winehouse, Moon Hooch, and the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, creating a distinctive sound with infectious grooves, chameleon tones, and no regard for boundaries.
Rock-n-roll from outer space, take a ride and melt your face. Shed Monkeys are a four piece moody rock group from Victoria BC pulling their influences from blues and psychedelic rock all the way to electronic music. With two powerhouse vocalists upfront to the steady yet experimental rhythm backing them up, these monkeys know how to groove.
Impulse Response is Victoria’s funkiest soul, pop trio. The group is small with a big sound. Fronted by vocalist Shanna Dance and vocalist/keyboardist Alexander Ferguson, their punchy grooves are infused with sweet harmonies. The band has released an original EP entitled "Light Waves". They also put their spin on songs from artists such as Bill Withers, Joss Stone, John Mayer, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, and Ray Charles. This group has been delighting audiences across the island and beyond with their unique soulful sound including performing at this past year's TD International Victoria Jazz Festival, opening for St. Paul and The Broken Bones at the Royal Theatre.