The article at has details on these five live-music venues in Victoria:

• Darcy’s Pub, 1127 Wharf St. --

• Bard & Banker, 1022 Government St. --

• Irish Times, 1200 Government St. --

• Canoe Brewpub, 450 Swift St. --

• Swans Brew Pub, 506 Pandora Ave. --

This list appeared in the Victoria Times-Colonist on April 11, 2014.  If the link is inoperative, please let the author know so he can update or remove this article.

One more venue not to be missed is Victoria's famous jazz night club, Hermann's Jazz Club, which has live jazz several nights a week, and in some weeks almost every night.  753 View Street --

Also check out Lucky Bar in the TripAdvisor Victoria Things to Do list. They showcase all types of music, including jazz.