New album 2015

Wintermitts has written material for a 2015 album! We are polishing the songs and creating a three-track demo, to be completed in May. Can't wait to share some of the new stuff!

Accordion Noir Festival

Saturday, September 13, 2014

We are so happy to finally be playing thd East Vancouver institution, the Accordion Noir Festival!

On Saturday, September 13 we will be playing the Squeezebox Rendezvous session of the festival, alongside The Plodes, Ol’ Crocodile (Montreal), The Creaking Planks, and Dr. Jack’s Jackpot of Cabaret Curios. Doors at 8pm.

Location: The Russian Hall (600 Campbell Ave, Vancouver)

Rifflandia Festival

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Hey Victoria! We're playing your Rifflandia Festival on Thursday, September 11.

Come out to Anian (516 Discovery St.) for our set at 8:30pm. Also playing that night, for the Music BC showcase, are Little India, Derrival, and Willhorse.

See the full Rifflandia schedule here.

Iqaluit's Alianait Festival

Sunday, June 29, 2014

We are indescribably stoked to get to fly to the other corner of the country and play in Iqaluit!

At the end of June we will be partaking in various workshops and headlining an evening at the Alianait Festival.

Location: Various venues in Iqaluit, Nunavut

Olla Urban Flower Project

Saturday, May 24, 2014

On Saturday May 24th, one of Vancouver's most beautiful shops, Olla Urban Flower Project, will host Wintermitts and Woodpigeon for a night of succulent songs in a floral setting. Take part in this exclusive show with a corner bar, lush music and special moments!

Location: 235 Cambie Street, Mezzanine (non-accessible w/ 20 stairs)
Doors at 8:30pm - Show at 9:00pm (tickets will not be available at the door)

Tickets are available on our Bandcamp page (and your ticket gets you a free copy of our latest record, Océans.

PuSH Festival

Nov 6 2013 - 8:30pm

Wintermitts will be playing the 10TH anniversary launch party fundraiser for the PuSH Festival alongside these fabulous artists: Colin Cowan, Corbin Murdoch, Bocephus King, Brasstronaut, Veda Hille, Jim Byrnes, Woodpigeon, and the Coastal Sound Youth Choir. We will be closing down the night with a couple of covers of other local bands ... to be revealed that night! Come on by!

Update: We had a blast covering Black Mountain's Don't Run Our Hearts Around and Carly Rae Jepsen's Call Me Maybe. Thanks PuSH for a great time!

Rae Spoon with Wintermitts and the Kingsgate Chorus

Oct 27 2013 - 8:30pm

We love Rae Spoon and their new NFB documentary, My Prairie Home. Though it may just be doing the film festival circuit right now (?), definitely find a way to see this great film! A neat insight into Rae's life and some brilliant music video action.

So of course we are beyond thrilled to be playing a show with Rae, and Jenny Ritter's Kingsgate Chorus.

Come on down to the Rickshaw Theatre on October 27. Doors at 8pm. Facebook event here.

Contact Ouest and Copper Owl (Victoria)

Sep 21 2013 - 7:30pm

Finally, we will be playing our first show in Victoria! And to celebrate, we will be making it a double whammy.

We are performing in an industry showcase at Contact Ouest 2013 at McPherson Playhouse at 10pm.

Then at midnight, come check us out/drink/dance at the Copper Owl.

See ya soon!

Vancouver Jazz Festival!

Jun 22 2013 - 3:00pm

Sweeeet, we had so much fun playing the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival and we get to do it again! This year we will be playing the main stage in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery.

MoSoFest in Saskatoon

Jun 16 2013 - 10:45pm

Ahhhh Saskatoon you charming rascal you. We will be busting our asses out to Saskatoon for two shows as part of MoSoFest and then coming right back home to Vancouver to play Jazz Fest. Our love for Saskatoon has been immortalized in our song Saskatoon at Midnight <3