Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Upcoming Shows

Fri. December 9th 9:30 doors at 9
The Media Club (No Minors)
My Mother The Carjacker, Frogpile, 9Volt Whiskey, Still Fools $10

Past Shows

Sat. April 30th 2016
Red Room Ultra Bar (No Minors)
Rune, Altermind, Out of Nowhere, My Mother The Carjacker
Sat. March 5th 2016
Rickshaw Theatre (No Minors)
The Whammys: Night Out for Music Heals Power Clown, Spree Killers , La Chinga, Wasted Strays, Bloody Betty, X Presidents, My Mother The Carjacker, The Furniture, Fucking Unicorns
View All Past (15)
My Mother The Carjacker

My Mother The Carjacker

Confirmed: Oct. 2, 2016

Danger Polka from Vancouver BC
Upcoming Shows (1)
Past Shows (15)

My Mother The Carjacker is a Canadian alternative avant-grunge ponk ruck danger polka band comprised of 3 sentient puzzle pieces that somehow fit equilaterally in perfect, non-sequitur harmony. Melding influences from bands like System of a Down, Queens of the Stone Age, Primus, and combining it with literally anything else, the band utilizes their musical prowess and quirky sense of humour to create an experience that goes beyond their explorative sense of songwriting.



"Genres are harder to define than ever. Avant-grunge, funk rock, and danger polka punk are just a few attempts at characterizing MMC’s sound with words. But they don’t care about creating a theme or focussing on a certain category. What they want is to generate music with unpredictability—the I’m-up-on-my-feet-and-moving-without-knowing-it kind of music." -- TheOtherPress

"Built with three solid musicians, My Mother the Carjacker has completed a diverse piece of art seeping pleasant, gritty and humourous sounds catering to a fluid audience that likes good ol’ rock ‘n’ roll and beyond. Live, MMCJ is uncaged, rabid and wild releasing a spoiled whirlwind of energy." -- VanMusic

No audio samples have been linked to this profile.

Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Dan WhittalVocalist / Guitars2010-present
Allan HeppnerDrums, Percussion / Vocals2010-present
Matt NobleBass / Vocals2016-present

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Liam WorthingtonBass / Vocals2010-2016
Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
Supporting/promoting their albums/EPs. Writing new material and producing online content, merch. - Last confirmed Oct. 2, 2016

Submit info on this band to our admins