SUMMER EVENTS

The Island Cafe hosts live music and special events all summer! Check the calendar for live music on Fridays and Wednesdays, our Long Weekend Arts Festival over Labour Day weekend, and games and trivia nights. All Island Cafe concerts are Pay-What-You-Can, so please bring some cash for the bands!

 

ZUZE - Afrobeat Rhythms of Iran

We're really excited about this one - Zuze are a new and fast-rising band on the scene - alive with warmth and energy. We are so excited to be having them at the Cafe this summer! 

Dinner starts at 5:30pm, music at 7pm. Come early to get a table!
Please bring cash for the band - this is a pay-what-you-can show. 

Zuze is an 8-piece brass band playing folk melodies of Iran to afro-beat rhythms. Zuze is about the heart and the hips. Zuze is the sound of sunglasses being worn. Artistically motivated by the narrative of bi-culturism, Zuze is neither here nor there. Zuze is the experience of betweenness. Zuze is the shrinking distance connecting two worlds. Zuze is a trumpet howling a high C. Zuze is not a band, Zuze is not an audience. Zuze is the liminal space between the song and the dance. Zuze invites you to immediacy. Zuze loves you!

RSVP on facebook here.