The Besnard Lakes's Concert History

The Besnard Lakes are a band from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, formed by the husband and wife team of Jace Lasek (vocals/guitar/keyboards) and Olga Goreas (vocals/Bass), and completed by Kevin Laing (drums) and Richard White (guitar). According to Songfacts, their name comes from Lake Besnard in North-Central Saskatchewan.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
May 26, 2017 The Besnard Lakes Brudenell Social Club Leeds,
May 17, 2017 The Life and Times / The Besnard Lakes The record bar Kansas City, MO
Aug 18, 2016 –
Aug 21, 2016
Green Man Festival 2016  
James Blake / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / Belle and Sebastian / Unknown Mortal Orchestra / Warpaint / Laura Marling / Cigarettes After Sex / King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard / Wild Beasts / Battles / Whitney / Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit / White Denim / Kamasi Washington / Grandaddy / Kevin Morby / The Oh Hellos / Jagwar Ma / Connan Mockasin / Floating Points / Julia Holter / Ezra Furman / Lush / Suuns / Cate Le Bon / Sunflower Bean / Clare Maguire / Julianna Barwick / Fat White Family / Dungen / Gengahr / Margaret Glaspy / The Besnard Lakes / Vessels / Beak> / Nikki Lane / The Weather Station / Daniel Norgren / Songhoy Blues / Blanck Mass / Matt Maltese / Kelly Lee Owens / Akua Naru / DJ Yoda / Ryley Walker / Ardyn / BC Camplight / Amber Arcades / Joan Shelley / The Moonlandingz / Palace Winter / Emma Pollock / Formation / Will Varley / Fews / Phil Cook / Cavern of Anti-Matter / Pictish Trail / Deep Throat Choir / Haiku Salut / Exploded View / Miracle Legion / Kiran Leonard / Oliver Coates / Michael Rother / Bryde / Gun Outfit / Meilyr Jones / The Northwest Passage / By the Rivers / Steven Adams / Bill Baird / Sea Pinks / Awesome Tapes From Africa / Guts (FR) / 47soul / Chainska Brassika / Mothers (GA) / Luke Potter / Black Peaches / Low Chimes / I See Rivers / Trader Horne / The Urban Folk Quartet / Wesley Gonzalez / Dmytro Morykit / Climbing Trees / Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog / Tony Njoku / Yorkston Thorne Khan / Asbo Disco / The Future Dub Project / Hedluv + Passman / Sam Green & the Midnight Heist / Meilir Tomos / Earth Recordings / Chai Wallahs / Lastigband / The Membranes (UK) / Spinx / Pete Paphides / Diplomats of Sound / Gringo Ska / Shelanagig / Carny Villians / Moneyshot & Parker / Makuti
Brecon Beacons National Park Brecon Beacons, UK
May 06, 2016 San Fermin / Elsinore / The Besnard Lakes / J Fernandez The Accord Champaign, IL
May 05, 2016 –
May 07, 2016
Middle of the Map  
Jessica Page / The Sluts / Various Blonde / The Besnard Lakes / The Noise FM / Berwanger / Not A Planet / Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires / Aimee Mann
Multiple Venues Kansas City, MO
Apr 14, 2016 The Besnard Lakes   Chelsea Vienna, Austria
Apr 04, 2016 The Besnard Lakes   Brudenell Social Club Leeds,
Feb 19, 2016 The Besnard Lakes / Heat   Theatre Plaza Montreal, QC
Nov 19, 2015 –
Nov 22, 2015
Le Guess Who? 2015  
Julia Holter / Ought / Rats On Rafts / The Homesick / A Place To Bury Strangers / Josh T. Pearson / Protomartyr / The Besnard Lakes / Titus Andronicus / Viet Cong / Car Seat Headrest / Destroyer / Lightning Bolt / Ringo Deathstarr / The Myrrors / Wavves / Ariel Pink / Deerhunter / Jacco Gardner / Mikal Cronin / Os Mutantes / The Pop Group
TivoliVredenburg Utrecht, The Netherlands
Oct 03, 2015 Ride / The Besnard Lakes   The Paradise Rock Club Boston, MA
Oct 03, 2015 Ride  
Ride / The Besnard Lakes
The Paradise Rock Club Boston, MA
Oct 02, 2015 Ride / The Besnard Lakes   House of Blues Cleveland Cleveland, OH
Oct 01, 2015 Ride / The Besnard Lakes   Saint Andrews Hall Detroit, MI
Sep 27, 2015 Pygmalion Music Festival  
Caspian / Sylvan Esso / Diane Coffee / The Besnard Lakes / Aero Flynn / Motes / Ride / Cathedrals
The Highdive Outdoor Annex Champaign, IL
Sep 25, 2015 Ride / The Besnard Lakes   Riviera Theatre Chicago, IL
Sep 25, 2015 Ride / The Besnard Lakes   Riviera Theatre Chicago, IL
Jan 22, 2015 The Besnard Lakes / Sand Reckoner   Great Scott Kansas City, MO
Nov 27, 2014 Sam Roberts Band / The Besnard Lakes Hamilton Place Hamilton, ON
Sep 25, 2014 The Besnard Lakes   Brudenell Social Club Leeds, UK
Nov 26, 2013 The Besnard Lakes / Pioneer / The Phillistines   Roit Room Kansas City, MO
Jul 06, 2013 –
Jul 06, 2013
Festival d'été de Québec 2013  
The Black Keys / Father John Misty / The Joy Formidable / Eagles of Death Metal / Family of the Year / Cœur de Pirate / Femi Kuti / The Besnard Lakes / Karim Ouellet / Dynamites / Chloé Lacasse / Coyote Bill
Festival d'Été de Québec Québec, QC
Jun 26, 2013 The Besnard Lakes / July Talk The Habitat Kelowna, BC
Jun 19, 2013 –
Jun 22, 2013
Sled Island 2013  
Mac DeMarco / Explosions in the Sky / Unknown Mortal Orchestra / The Jesus and Mary Chain / BadBadNotGood / The Dodos / Homeshake / Oh Sees / Swans / Ryan Hemsworth / Tim Hecker / The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion / The Thermals / Iceage / Mount Eerie / Superchunk / Divine Fits / The Gaslamp Killer / Metz / Akron/Family / Colin Stetson / July Talk / Torche / Javelin / The Besnard Lakes / Dent May / Code Orange / Lowell / White Lung / Hollerado / Joel Plaskett Emergency / Bear Mountain / John K. Samson / Sunshine / The Courtneys / Frontier Ruckus / The Beets / Jamaican Queens / Ben Caplan / Gold / Calvin Love / Old Man Markley / Walter TV / Circles / KEN Mode / Bestie / The Blind Shake / The Night Marchers / Ital / Violence / Warm Soda / The Caves / Anchoress / Burnt Ones / Hannah Epperson / Jim Bryson / La Luna / The Bicycles / Cousins / Big Eyes / burning love / Big Brave / Chains of Love / Running / Crimson / Needs / Slow Down, Molasses / Biblical / Caroline Keating / Rabbits / Gaytheist / 100 mile house / The Abramson Singers / Astral Swans / catl / John Wesley Coleman III / Outer Minds / Ketamines / Cowpuncher / Fist City / Highkicks / Crosss / AM Static / The Highest Order / The Almighty Rhombus / The Allovers / Trigger Effect / The B-List / The Callow / New Friends / Betrayers / War Baby / Brazilian Money / Crystal Swells / Kris Ellestad / Christian Hansen / Heidi Alexander / Blines / Savk / Cold Water / Black Thunder / Mark Mills / Monogamy Party / The Black Dots / UBT / The Backhomes / Deadkill / The Bitterweed Draw / Powder Blue / The Slabs / Amy Hef / CatGut / Burro / Book of Caverns / Gsts / Axis of Conversation / Taiwan / Adolyne / Devonian Gardens / the Slow Learners / Charlie CB / The Chantrelles / Cop City Chill Pillars / Ben Disaster / The Cable-knits / Zebrassieres / The Burnettes / Cantoo / Boogie Howser / Alanadale / The Repossessors / Bitter Fictions / Soft Option / NerdX / arrowz / chairstheband / Sons of Bears / Black Magic Pyramid
Sled Island Festival Calgary, AB
May 04, 2013 The Besnard Lakes / Gem Club / Weeknight The Middle East - Downstairs Cambridge, MA
Apr 26, 2013 –
Apr 28, 2013
Austin Psych Fest 2013   Austin Psych Fest Austin, TX
Apr 26, 2013 –
Apr 28, 2013
Austin Psych Fest 2013   Austin Psych Fest Austin, TX
Sep 24, 2012 Dinosaur Jr. / The Besnard Lakes   Lee's Palace Toronto, ON
Nov 24, 2011 The Besnard Lakes Vooruit Kaffee Gent, BE
Oct 02, 2011 The Besnard Lakes / Malajube High Noon Saloon Madison, WI
Sep 24, 2011 The Besnard Lakes / Malajube / Priare Cat WISE Hall Vancouver, BC
Sep 22, 2011 –
Sep 25, 2011
Rifflandia Music Festival 2011  
AWOLNATION / Cold War Kids / City and Colour / Broken Social Scene / De La Soul / Ra Ra Riot / The Knocks / Gomez / TOKiMONSTA / Nosaj Thing / blackalicious / Mother Mother / Felix Cartal / The Cave Singers / Machinedrum / J Mascis / Sage Francis / Braids / Suuns / AraabMuzik / Lyrics Born / Eskmo / P.O.S / The Coup / The Besnard Lakes / The Pack A.D. / Kim Churchill / Hollerado / Giant Sand / Pepper Rabbit / Eliot Lipp / Hawksley Workman / Painted Palms / Wildlife / Ko / Trouble Andrew / LA Riots / Royal Wood / Jim-e Stack / Jokers of the Scene / U.S.S / The Belle Game / Matthew Barber / Karkwa / The Funk Hunters / We Are The City / Redbird / Young Rival / Young Liars / Daniel Wesley / Michael Rault / Rococode / Old Man Luedecke / Outsider / Xi / Mike Edel / Vince Vaccaro / No Sinner / Freedom or Death / Acres Of Lions / Lance Herbstrong / Bonjay / The Archers / St Christopher / The Coppertone / The Provincial Archive / Monolithium / Wool on Wolves / Eames / Beekeeper / Prison Garde / Mindil Beach Markets / Man Made Lake / Lindsay Bryan / Olenka / The Tower of Dudes / Lola Parks / The Scale Breakers / Sunhawk / Righteous Rainbows of Togetherness / Randy Ponzio / NikTex / The Dirty Mags / The Circadian Kingdom / Shuyler Jansen & Foam / Kuba Oms and the Velvet Revolution / Cityof9s / Full Function / DJ Anger / Adam Barter / DJ Speedyshoes / Spilly Gs / Sheroams / Big Reds
Victoria, BC
Mar 12, 2011 –
Mar 14, 2011
Golden Plains Festival 2011   Unknown venue Ballarat, VIC
Mar 12, 2011 –
Mar 14, 2011
Golden Plains Festival 2011   Unknown venue Ballarat, VIC
Mar 12, 2011 –
Mar 14, 2011
Golden Plains Festival 2011   Unknown venue Ballarat, VIC
Mar 12, 2011 –
Mar 14, 2011
Golden Plains Festival 2011    
Belle and Sebastian / Best Coast / Wavves / Architecture In Helsinki / Boy & Bear / Jamie Lidell / Joanna Newsom / The Hold Steady / Airbourne / Hawkwind / Os Mutantes / The Besnard Lakes / Pulled Apart By Horses / The Clean / Wildbirds & Peacedrums / Magic Kids
Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre Meredith, VIC, Australia
Oct 22, 2010 Band Of Horses / Jenny and Johnny / The Besnard Lakes   The Fillmore Detroit Detroit, MI
Oct 22, 2010 Band of Horses / Jenny and Johnny / The Besnard Lakes   The Fillmore Detroit Detroit, MI
Oct 17, 2010 Band of Horses / The Besnard Lakes   Egyptian Room at Old National Centre Indianapolis, IN
Oct 16, 2010 Band of Horses / The Besnard Lakes   Tennessee Theatre Knoxville, TN
Oct 14, 2010 Band of Horses / The Besnard Lakes / Brad   Uptown Theater Kansas City, MO
Oct 14, 2010 Brad / The Besnard Lakes / Band of Horses   Uptown Theater Kansas City, MO
Oct 14, 2010 Band of Horses / The Besnard Lakes / Brad   Uptown Theater Kansas City, MO
Oct 12, 2010 Band of Horses / The Besnard Lakes / Brad Cain's Ballroom Tulsa, OK
Oct 07, 2010 –
Oct 10, 2010
Culture Collide Festival 2010  
Phantogram / White Lies / Klaxons / Tokyo Police Club / Black Lips / Theophilus London / Sébastien Tellier / Sea Wolf / Cass McCombs / The Boxer Rebellion / Laleh / Suuns / Mariachi El Bronx / The Bronx / El Guincho / Land of Talk / Laura Jansen / The Besnard Lakes / Casiokids / Revolver / Jenny and Johnny / AM / Voxhaul Broadcast / Fran Healy / Superhumanoids / The Black Atlantic / Kamp! / Tristen / Hello Saferide / Amusement Parks On Fire / Sara Lov / Baby Monster / The Tender Box / We Barbarians / K-X-P / Capsula / Annie Stela / Harrys Gym / LexiconDon / Monotonix / Pink Noise / City Riots / Outline / Josiah Wolf / Zebra and Snake / Two Sheds / Kordan / L.Stadt / Gamble House / Gold Lake / Glaciers / Nive Nielsen & The Deer Children / Battle Circus / The Franks / Slang Chickens / Bambi Kino / Risers / Martin Clancy & the Witness Protection Programme / Jacuzzi Hi-dive / Stephen Tobolowsky
Culture Collide Festival Los Angeles (LA), CA
Sep 20, 2010 –
Sep 20, 2010
Polaris Music Prize Gala 2010  
Tegan and Sara / Caribou / Broken Social Scene / Owen Pallett / Dan Mangan / Shad / The Besnard Lakes / The Sadies / Karkwa / Radio Radio
Toronto, ON
Aug 20, 2010 –
Aug 22, 2010
Green Man Festival 2010   Unknown venue Powys
Aug 19, 2010 The Besnard Lakes THE GARAGE London, UK
Aug 13, 2010 –
Aug 15, 2010
Summer Sundae Weekender 2010   De Montfort Hall Leicester, UK
Jul 08, 2010 –
Jul 18, 2010
Festival d'été de Québec 2010   Unknown venue Québec, QC
Jul 08, 2010 –
Jul 18, 2010
Festival d'été de Québec 2010   Unknown venue Québec, QC
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Concerts Per Year:
2017 2 concerts
2016 6 concerts
2015 9 concerts
2014 2 concerts
2013 7 concerts
2012 1 concert
2011 8 concerts
2010 17 concerts
2008 3 concerts
2007 9 concerts
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