Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Event Archive - Jeff O'Neil's Big Weenie...Roast with: Wolfmother, The Icarus Line

Thu. February 22nd 2007 7:30pm doors at 6:30pm PNE Forum (All Ages) 7:30pm doors at 6:30pm
Sold Out
Presented by: Live Nation, 99.3 the FOX
on sale fri, jan 19 @ 10am

The Jeff O’Neil Morning show on 99.3 The FOX (CFOX / Vancouver) has taken it upon themselves to throw the FIRST official party of 2007. Get ready for “Jeff O’Neil’s Big Weenie…Roast with WOLFMOTHER”. The Jeff O’Neil Show weekday mornings from 6AM-10AM only on 99.3 The FOX. Hit the World Famous http://www.cfox.com for full details.



It won’t come as any surprise to anyone who saw Wolfmother last year that the Australian trio has won the USC Best Live Award for 2006. The group’s dynamic and seriously fun take on ’70s heavy metal endeared it to classic rockers and hipsters alike, as well as just about anyone who came within earshot of the trio’s meticulous crafting of heavy stoner anthems. Likewise, the band’s debut made the cut for Best Albums lists in Spin, NME, and Rolling Stone for 2006—#s 39, 47, and 15, respectively. The track “Dimension” also got the nod as #9 in Rolling Stone’s list of 100 Best Songs for 2006, and the thunder from Down Under was named one of 2006’s best new artists on aol.com. On top of all that, the Wolfmother track “Woman” is nominated for a Grammy in the Best Hard Rock Performance category.

Not ready to end their world-beating roll, Wolfmother stokes the fire once more. With each show leaving stunned concert-goers in its wake, the band has had no choice but to feed the beast with a new set of North American tour dates.

Wolfmother

other sites: wolfmother | smarturl
Pitchfork praised the songs for striking “a balance between meaty vintage metal and crisp, stoner-rock melodies.” NME said it ticked “the requisite boxes for all great rock & roll” and called it “utterly, utterly thrilling,” and Q Magazine called it “immense fun.” When it was released in 2005, Wolfmother’s eponymous debut was e... more info

The Icarus Line

The Icarus Line are a mix of rock n roll and hardcore punk. Their sound is comparable to Drive Like Jehu; their new album titled "mono" will be out soon and is recorded by Mark Trombino. Don't miss their energetic live set. more info
[Upload Show Photos]  //   [Add Video]  //   [Upload Poster]

Submit info on this show to our admins