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Music. Art. Adventure.

Downtown Golden BC


It's a sound of it's own. In the heart of Golden BC, on the door step of the Rocky Mountains, a town becomes the venue of live music...a sound you just can't stop

Tickets

20

Days

16

Hours

10

Minutes

10

Seconds

Golden Sound Festival


Rocky Mountain Music Festival

Golden, British Columbia
August 19-20, 2016

2016 Golden Sound Festival Summer Line-up Music Videos

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2016 Golden Sound Festival Artists

The Bright Light Social Hour

Groovy Scooby-snack Tie-dyed Rock

[Austin, Texas] "It’s trippy, but not meandering, and thumps with dance-ready beats and carefree melodies that ebb and flow like a Technicolor tide."
- Glide Magazine

we are the city at golden sound festival

We Are The City

Sonic Roller Coaster

[Vancouver, BC] "We Are The City's artistic vision is a cut above most experimental Can-rock acts."
– Exclaim!
shred kelly at golden sound festival

Shred Kelly

Stolk Folk Stomping Mountain Shaking

[Fernie, BC] The name Shred Kelly screams out boisterous in-your-face hair-metal but instead gives you boisterous, in-your-face folk music.
- Exclaim!
leeroy stagger at golden sound festival

Leeroy Stagger

Honest Roadhouse Country

[Lethbridge, Alberta] "The tension between happy and sad, depression and rejoicing, darkness and deliverance is what Stagger crafts so well..."
- Beatroute
wooden horsemen at golden sound festival

Wooden Horsemen

Brass! Tight T's! Neo-Swamp Rock

[Vancouver, BC] "...seamlessly muddies Americana rock with Latin and Afro influences. Combine this with elements of psych-funk and folk and you have melting pot of styles that has to be heard to be believed."
- Beatroute
folk road show at golden sound festival

Folk Road Show

International Folk Revival

[New Zealand, Canada, USA, Netherlands] “the closest you will get to seeing Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young in the comfort of your living room,”
- Ben Wysocki, The Frey
cobra ramone at golden sound festival

Cobra Ramone

Jack Daniels Fishnet Blooze

[Vancouver, BC] "...all that tasty blues into their heavy rock’n’roll rumble. With Cobra Ramone’s excellent velvet-and-booze vocals, and lyrics that show a whole lot of broken heart and fierce soul..."
- Rock and Roll Blog
skye wallace at golden sound festival

Skye Wallace

Queen of Dark Folk: A "National Treasure"

[Vancouver, BC] "A talented vocalist and instrumentalist with a hauntingly beautiful voice."
- Red On Black Music
the velveteins at golden sound festival

The Velveteins

Frothy Rock n' Roll

[Edmonton, Alberta] “It feels like The Velveteins exist in a parallel universe where the fifties never truly ended.”
- Geyser Music
surefire machine at golden sound festival

Surefire Machine

Full Throttle Rock

[Golden, BC] "...Surefire Machine evokes memories of the time when rock was rock and the rest didn't matter."
- TorontoMusicScene.ca

Ryland Moranz

Mysteriously Charming Folk

[Lethbridge, Alberta]"...a charming breath of fresh folky air in a mostly electronic world
- Kamloops This Week
the shiverettes at golden sound festival

The Shiverettes

Albeerta Fem Ska

[Calgary, Alberta] “I’m sick of watching dudes on stage playing their f'ng d#k guitars”
- Hayley Muir, The Shiverettes
joy district at golden sound festival

Joy District

The Rowdy Pissed-off Emo-Sister of Classic Rock

[Victoria, BC] "The four piece band had the crowd rocking and almost in full mosh pit hysteria. This crazy rowdiness lasted for much of their whole set."
- Vies Magazine

Jody Glenham & The Dreamers

Romance, Guitar, Sunsets, Wine and Chill!

[Vancouver, BC] "The type of indie chanteuse people trip over themselves to find."
- BeatRoute Magazine.

Easy Ruckus

Easy on the Heart Blues Folk

[Golden, British Columbia] "A perfect balance of blues and folk with sympathetic melodies of mood and sence of place." Kris King - Golden Sound Festival

Stage Artist Schedule

[Vancouver, BC] "The type of indie chanteuse people trip over themselves to find." - BeatRoute Magazine.

Frothy Rock n' Roll

[Edmonton, Alberta] “It feels like The Velveteins exist in a parallel universe where the fifties never truly ended.” - Geyser Music

Sonic Roller Coaster

[Vancouver, BC] "We Are The City's artistic vision is a cut above most experimental Can-rock acts." – Exclaim!

International Folk Revival

[New Zealand, Canada, USA, Netherlands] “the closest you will get to seeing Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young in the comfort of your living room,” - Ben Wysocki, The Frey

Stolk Folk Stomping Mountain Shaking

[Fernie, BC] The name Shred Kelly screams out boisterous in-your-face hair-metal but instead gives you boisterous, in-your-face folk music. - Exclaim!

Easy on the Heart Blues Folk

[Golden, British Columbia] "A perfect balance of blues and folk sympathetic melodies of mood and place." Kris King - Golden Sound Festival

Mysteriously Charming Folk

[Lethbridge, Alberta] "...a charming breath of fresh folky air in a mostly electronic world - Kamloops This Week

Queen of Dark Folk: A "National Treasure"

[Vancouver, BC] "A talented vocalist and instrumentalist with a hauntingly beautiful voice." - Red On Black Music

International Folk Revival

[Austrlia, Canada, USA, Netherlands] “the closest you will get to seeing Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young in the comfort of your living room,” - Ben Wysocki, The Frey

Brass! Tight T's! Neo-Swamp Rock

[Vancouver, BC] "...seamlessly muddies Americana rock with Latin and Afro influences. Combine this with elements of psych-funk and folk and you have melting pot of styles that has to be heard to be believed." - Beatroute

Queen of Dark Folk: A "National Treasure"

[Vancouver, BC] "A talented vocalist and instrumentalist with a hauntingly beautiful voice." - Red On Black Music

The Rowdy Pissed-off Emo-Sister of Classic Rock

[Victoria, BC] "The four piece band had the crowd rocking and almost in full mosh pit hysteria. This crazy rowdiness lasted for much of their whole set." - Vies Magazine

Jack Daniels Fishnet Blooze

[Vancouver, BC] "...all that tasty blues into their heavy rock’n’roll rumble. With Cobra Ramone’s excellent velvet-and-booze vocals, and lyrics that show a whole lot of broken heart and fierce soul..." - Rock and Roll Blog

Albeerta Fem Ska

[Calgary, Alberta] “I’m sick of watching dudes on stage playing their f'ng d#k guitars” - Hayley Muir, The Shiverettes

Brass! Tight T's! Neo-Swamp Rock

[Vancouver, BC] "...seamlessly muddies Americana rock with Latin and Afro influences. Combine this with elements of psych-funk and folk and you have melting pot of styles that has to be heard to be believed." - Beatroute

Honest Roadside Country

[Lethbridge, Alberta] "The tension between happy and sad, depression and rejoicing, darkness and deliverance is what Stagger crafts so well..." - Beatroute

Full Throttle Rock

[Golden, BC] "...Surefire Machine evokes memories of the time when rock was rock and the rest didn't matter." - TorontoMusicScene.ca

Groovy Scooby-snack Tie-dyed Rock

[Austin, Texas] "It’s trippy, but not meandering, and thumps with dance-ready beats and carefree melodies that ebb and flow like a Technicolor tide." - Glide Magazine

Jack Daniels Fishnet Blooze

[Vancouver, BC] "...all that tasty blues into their heavy rock’n’roll rumble. With Cobra Ramone’s excellent velvet-and-booze vocals, and lyrics that show a whole lot of broken heart and fierce soul..." - Rock and Roll Blog

Tickets

Available Now

Adult Early Bird

$30

  • Available Online Only

  • Weekend Adult Pass

  • Free community concert in Spirit Square

  • Sale Ends May 19 2016

Advanced Tickets

$40

  • Available Online

  • Cash only sales in Person at Plain Wayne and Jane Boutique

  • Weekend Pass

  • Free community concert in Spirit Square

  • Sale Ends August 12 2016

Weekend Pass

$50

  • Available Online

  • Cash only sales in person at Plain Wayne and Jane Boutique

  • Weekend Pass

  • Free community concert in Spirit Square

Saturday Only Pass

$40

  • Available Online

  • Cash only sales at Rockwater Kiosk & at Plain Wayne and Jane Boutique

  • Saturday Only Pass

  • Free community concert in Spirit Square

Partners

  • columbia basin trust
  • golden delicious
  • menzies music
  • okanagan spring brewery
  • plain wayne and jane boutique
  • riverhouse tavern
  • rockwater grill and bar
  • the golden taps

Location

  • Golden, BC, Canada
  • tickets { @ } goldensoundfestival.com
  • 250-439-7123

Golden Sound Festival Society is a registered non-profit organisation in British Columbia Canada