The Brains
Saturday, June 6 • From Montreal

The Brains

$12 advance • Door at 7:30 PM • 19+
Live Music

Events

DJ Nights
Fresh Fade Fridays

Every Friday Night

Fresh Fade Fridays

with DJs Flash and Surreal
The best in old school hip hop & party jams!
$5 at the door
Door at 10 PM
19+

Guest List


Global Warming Saturdays

Every Saturday Night

Global Warming Saturdays

with DJs 88, Froyo and Voidoid
Electro, house, hip hop, dubstep, reggae, retro & more!
$5 at the door
Door at 10 PM
19+

Guest List


Tuesday, June 2
Sub Pop recording artist ...

J Mascis

with special guest Matt 'MV' Valentine
$22 advance
Door at 8 PM
19+

Tickets


Thursday, June 4
A speaker series for baseball lovers ...

Pitch

Talks on Baseball
An exciting evening of all things baseball, as Mike Wilner (Sportsnet 590 The Fan) moderates a panel featuring: Richard Griffin (Toronto Star), Ben Nicholson-Smith (Sportsnet), Alexis Brudnicki (Canadian Baseball Network) and Scott Crawford (Director of Operations - Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame).
$15 advance
Door at 6 PM, show at 7 PM
19+

Tickets


Saturday, June 6
From Montreal ...

The Brains

$12 advance
Door at 7:30 PM
19+

Show followed by Global Warming DJs

Tickets


Tuesday, June 16
From Los Angeles ...

Magic Giant

with special guest Safe As Houses
$9 advance
Door at 8 PM
19+

Tickets


Wednesday, June 17

Carolyn Mark's Hootenanny

$12 advance
Door at 8 PM
19+

Tickets


Friday, June 19

Trap Tiger, Sexdwarf
& King Creep

$10 advance
Door at 7 PM
19+

Show followed by Fresh Fade DJs

Tickets


Thursday, July 16

Starlight brings you a Parking Lot Block Party!

Danny Michel & The Garifuna Collective

(from Belize)

with 2015 Juno award winner Quique Escamilla
Smooth southern summer sounds of Belize & Mexico!
$20 advance, $25 at the gate
Gate opens at 5 PM
19+

Junior's BBQ Jerk Chicken Wagon will be there to make sure you don't go hungry!

This event will take place in Starlight's back parking lot. Gate entry located at 5 Princess St W in Waterloo.

No outside food or drink. No lawn chairs.

Tickets Gate Location


Wednesday, August 19

The Dayglo Abortions

with special guest The Nasties
$13 advance
Door at 8 PM
19+

Tickets


Thursday, August 20

Barrence Whitfield & the Savages

$13 advance
Door at 8 PM
19+


A custom brew to celebrate Jane Bond's 20th anniversary.
Jane Blonde Ale
From the fine folks at Block 3 Brewing!

At Jane Bond • 005 Princess Street West • Uptown Waterloo

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Posters

Archive
Branco Vranic
Joel Hentges
DJ Unkfunk
Bjorn Borg Collective
Trap Tiger
J Mascis
#HBD
Jane Blonde Beer
Hawkeyes
Twin Forks
Holy Thursday
NQ Arbuckle Saint Patrick's Day Poster
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Jen Castle
Elliot Brood
Neil Zirconium & the Diamonds Are Forever Band
Family Day with DJ 88
Lowell
Shawn Kellerman's End of Christmas Blues Bash
GZA
Mo Kenney
DJ QBert
Alvays
Lee Fields & The Expressions
Timber Timbre
Labour Day
Tom Lavin and The Legendary Powder Blues
Electric Six
Third Coast Kings
Kinky Friedman
Detron 3030
Nashville Pussy
Ought
Rich Aucoin
Bob Log III
Hey Ocean
Matthew Barber
Drive-By Truckers
Mounties
The Weber Brothers
Kitty Pryde
Lazy Lester
Evan Dando
The Pack A.D.
The Hanson Brothers
Bry Webb
Secret Broadcast
Pocket City
Silver and Diamonds
Basia Bulat
DJ Czech
Shawn Kellerman
Shad
The 24th Street Wailers
The Hidden Cameras
Jen Gaunt
The Brains
New Year's Eve
Hannah Georgas
Sleepy Sun
The Weber Brothers
The Lucky and Tamara Peterson Band
Dan Griffin
Bocce

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Old school hip hop, party jams and good times!

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History

We have hosted some amazing musicians throughout the years.
Here are some of the artists that have performed on our stage!

  1. 54-40

  2. Aidan Knight

  3. Ace Kinkaid

  4. Alvvays

  5. Alysha Brilla

  6. Amelia Curran

  7. Andre Williams

  8. Andy Kim

  9. Apostle of Hustle

  10. Ark Analog

  11. Arkells

  12. Attack in Black

  13. Atomic 7

  14. Austra

  15. BadBadNotGood

  16. Bad Manners

  17. Basia Bulat

  18. Bahamas

  19. The Beauties

  20. Bell Orchestre (members of Arcade Fire)

  21. Bharath & This Rhythm Four

  22. Big Country

  23. Big James & The Chicago Playboys

  24. Bionic

  25. Biters

  26. Blue Coupe (members of Alice Cooper & Blue Oyster Cult)

  27. Bob Egan (of Blue Rodeo)

  28. Bob Log III

  29. Bocce

  30. Bombino

  31. Born Ruffians

  32. The Brains

  33. Brendan Canning (of Broken Social Scene)

  34. By Divine Right

  35. Buck 65

  36. Buckwheat Zydeco

  37. Burt Neilson Band

  38. The Candidates

  39. Caribou

  40. Carolyn Mark

  41. C'Mon

  42. Classified

  43. Cold Specks

  44. Controller Controller

  45. Come On Live Long

  46. The Constantines

  47. Cowboy Junkies

  48. Cuff The Duke

  49. Daddy Long Legs

  50. Dan Mangan

  51. Damo Suzuki Network

  52. Dan Griffin (of Arkells)

  53. Danny Michel

  54. The Dears

  55. Delta Moon

  56. Deltron 3030 (Del the Funky Homosapien, Dan the Automator & Kid Koala)

  57. Derek Hines

  58. Diamond Nights

  59. Diamond Rings

  60. Do Make Say Think

  61. D'Urbervilles

  62. The Diodes

  63. Divine Brown

  64. Drumheller

  65. DJ Czech

  66. DJ Mike Shannon

  67. DJ QBert

  68. DJ Steve Aoki

  69. The Dodos

  70. Dog Bus

  71. Douglas Watson

  72. Dragonette

  73. Drive-By Truckers

  74. Easy Star All Stars

  75. Eccodek

  76. Econoline Crush

  77. Eight & a Half (members of Broken Social Scene & The Stills)

  78. Electric Six

  79. Elliott Brood

  80. Elf Power

  81. Emmanuel Jal

  82. The English Beat

  83. Errol Blackwood

  84. Evan Dando (of The Lemonheads)

  85. Five Alarm Funk

  86. Future Villains

  87. Geoff Berner

  88. Gentleman Reg

  89. Gesundheit

  90. Gold & Youth

  91. The Good Family (members of The Sadies & The Good Brothers)

  92. Grady

  93. The Grapes of Wrath

  94. Greg Keelor (of Blue Rodeo)

  95. Hannah Georgas

  96. Hawksley Workman

  97. Hayden

  98. The Hanson Brothers

  99. Heathers

  100. Hey Ocean!

  101. Heavy Trash

  102. The Hidden Cameras

  103. The High Dials

  104. The Hippy Mafia

  105. Hollerado

  106. Hootenanny

  107. Hot House Flowers

  108. Howie Beck

  109. Islands

  110. Japanther

  111. James Vincent McMorrow

  112. Jason Collett (of Broken Social Scene)

  113. Jay Malinowski (of Bedouin Soundclash)

  114. Jen Militia

  115. Jenn Grant

  116. Jeremy Fisher

  117. Jim Bryson

  118. Jim Gutherie

  119. Joel Plaskett Emergency

  120. Josh Ritter

  121. Julie Doiron

  122. Juliette Lewis

  123. Junior Boys

  124. Justin Rutledge

  125. K'Naan

  126. K-OS

  127. Kate Fenner

  128. Kathleen Edwards

  129. Ken Stringfellow

  130. Kidstreet

  131. Kim Churchill

  132. King Cobb Steelie

  133. King Roller

  134. Kitty Pryde

  135. Kinky Friedman

  136. Khonnor

  137. Knock Knock Ginger

  138. Lazy Lester

  139. Lee Fields & The Expressions

  140. Les Breastfeeders

  141. Lindy

  142. Limblifter

  143. Lowell

  144. Lowest of the Low

  145. Luke Doucet & The White Falcon

  146. Magic Slim

  147. The Mahones

  148. Malajube

  149. Martin Tielli

  150. Martha Wainwright

  151. Matt Costa

  152. Major Maker

  153. Matt Mays

  154. Matthew Barber

  155. Memphis (members of Stars)

  156. Melissa McClelland

  157. The Miniatures

  158. Mo Kenney

  159. Monkey Junk

  160. Most Serene Republic

  161. Mounties (Hawksley Workman, members of Hot Hot Heat, Limblifter & Age of Electric)

  162. Nashville Pussy

  163. Neko Case

  164. Neverending White Lights

  165. No Means No

  166. NQ Arbuckle

  167. Old Reliable

  168. Otis Clay

  169. Ought

  170. The Pack A.D.

  171. The Paper Kites

  172. Paul MacLeod

  173. Peter Elkas Band

  174. Peter Katz

  175. Pick A Piper

  176. Pilate

  177. Plants & Animals

  178. Pork Belly Futures

  179. Priestess

  180. Ra Ra Riot

  181. Revival Dear

  182. Reverend Horton Heat

  183. Rich Aucoin

  184. Richard Buckner

  185. The Ride Theory

  186. The Rheostatics

  187. Rob Szabo

  188. Ron Hawkins & The Do Good Assassins

  189. Ron Sexsmith

  190. Royal Wood

  191. The Sadies

  192. Saigon Hookers

  193. Sarah Slean

  194. Sean McCann

  195. Sit Down Servant (Gordie Johnson)

  196. Shad

  197. Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet

  198. Shawn Kellerman

  199. Sheezer

  200. Stealing Dan

  201. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings

  202. Shout Out Out Out Out

  203. The Skydiggers

  204. Sleepy Sun

  205. Sloan

  206. SNFU

  207. Snowblink

  208. Spirits

  209. Spookey Ruben

  210. Stars

  211. The Stars Here

  212. The Stills

  213. The Sour Keys

  214. South Rakkas Crew

  215. Steve Earle

  216. Steve Strongman

  217. The Strumbellas

  218. Sunparlour Players

  219. The Super Friendz

  220. Twin Forks

  221. Swollen Members

  222. Timber Timbre

  223. Third Coast Kings

  224. Too Much Clutch

  225. Tokyo Police Club

  226. Tom Lavin & The Legendary Powder Blues

  227. The Trews

  228. Thrush Hermit

  229. The 24th Street Wailers

  230. Ume

  231. Unintended

  232. The Weber Brothers

  233. Warped 45s

  234. Warsaw Pack

  235. The Weakerthans

  236. Wide Mouth Mason

  237. Will Currie & The Country French

  238. White Cowbell Oklahoma

  239. Whitehorse

  240. Wintersleep

  241. Young Empires

  242. Young Galaxy

  243. Zeus

A lot of people asked me why I would play here;
and I said why wouldn't I play here?!

James Vincent McMorrow

Uptown

Location

Waterloo

47 King Street North • Waterloo
info@starlightsocialclub.ca

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