Mark your calendars :

Early bird ends August 19, 2017 @ 11:59 PM

Early bird tickets: $99/day or $149 for two days

Advance tickets: $119/day or $169 for two days


Meet the Artists

This year’s artists are handpicked by Alb himself. These artists are more than just icons, they are singer-songwriters

who are personal, handing a piece of themselves to you with each song they sing.  Alb wants you to do more

than attend Albatross, he wants you to experience the raw passion these talented artists have to offer.



Taeyeon is a South Korean singer who debuted in 2007 with K-pop girl group, Girls' Generation. Taeyeon officially made her debut as solo artist in October 2015 with her first Mini Album “I”, which sold well over 100,000 physical copies. More info


HYUKOH is a South Korean indie pop band that stirred up the Korean indie scene since the time of their debut in 2014. The four 23-year-old members create music with various genres and cultural influences, such as Chinese and American. More info

Edison Chen

The multi-talented Edison is a Hong Kong film actor, musician, producer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. He is best known for his hip-hop music and his popular clothing line, Clot Media Division CMD. More info


Matzka is a Taiwanese band with band members all originating from Taitung’s Paiwan or Puyuma tribes. They have a unique style; their songs blend together jazz, folk, heavy metal, rap, hip-hop and other elements from Taitung’s aboriginal music. More info


Queen Wei is a Taiwanese singer songwriter known for her pop songs. Her sweet, delicate voice and emotion-filled music was recognized in the popular Taiwanese singing competition, One Million Star. More info

Far East Movement

Far East Movement always had dance music in their DNA; their early breakout hit “Like a G6” established the LA trio as a major dance commodity around the world. More info

Eric Chou

At the age of 21, Eric Chou is already a popular Taiwanese singer songwriter. Playing classical piano from a young age, Eric developed a passion for composing and started drawing inspiration from personal experiences. More info

A Si

A Si is a Chinese Indie pop singer from Shanghai. In 2013, A Si won the Top Indie Artist in the Chinese Billboard Music Award. More info

A Si

Ma Di

One of the first and founding artists of Chinese Folk music in China, Ma Di is known to express himself both simply and directly in his unique voice. His music ranges in themes of love and life in the city. More info

Ma Di


Wanting was born and raised in Harbin, China, but has since moved to Vancouver when she was 16. As a pop singer-songwriter and pianist, “You Exist in My Song” was a huge hit. More info

Elise Estrada

Elise Estrada is a Filipino-Canadian pop singer-songwriter and actress. At age 17, she won the title of “Miss Vancouver Princess”. More info

Nair Band

"Nair" is a band name that has deep meaning. Mongolian traditional holidays and festivities are accompanied with great feasts that are called "Nair." More info

More to be announced - stay tuned !

  • pacific waters
  • the hottest music
  • snow-capped mountains
  • musical medley of genres
  • two days of unbeatable fun


Albatross Music Festival is the first outdoor music festival of its kind in beautiful Vancouver, Canada. With the Pacific waters and snow-capped mountains as a stunning backdrop, Albatross presents a musical medley of genres.

Featuring Asian Canadian/American artists, as well as international big names, let your musical appetites be fed with passion from indie rock, pop, folk, reggae, funk and hip-hop artists. Join Alb for two days of unbeatable fun at the Hastings Racecourse.





Can I bring food and drinks?

No, each person may bring one water bottle provided it is empty upon entry. Water stations are located throughout the Grand Stand Building. View our incredible list of vendors here.

Where is my seat?

If you have a General Admission Pass, seating in the Grand Stand is first come, first serve.
You may choose to sing your heart out in the Rock and Roll Area which is right up in front of the stage.

VIP pass holders enjoy a full range of privileges including reserved air conditioned seating and patio box seats. See what each VIP package includes [here].

Are there any age restrictions? Is alcohol available on site?

We are an all ages event!
Alcohol maybe purchased in the licensed restaurants (Jerome’s on the first floor, and Silks on the second floor for VIP Pass holders only) and from beer tents throughout the 19+ area. Alternatively, contact our [customer service] to pre order table service for the ultimate VIP experience.

[Russell Brewing] is the proud Presenting Partner of Albatross Music Festival 2017.
The Russell Marquee & DJ Booth is a party all on its own!

What are your hours?

Doors open each day at 3PM; music starts at 4PM and goes until late; sound curfew is 11PM.

My favourite artist is _____, when are they playing?

The detailed performance schedule will be available soon.