Event Archive - Final Fantasy, Great Lake Swimmers, Basia Bulat,
Sat. October 20th 2007 @ Richard's On Richards (No Minors)
Co-presented by AMS Events.
Final Fantasy is the solo violin project of Owen Pallett (Arcade Fire, Hidden Cameras). The songs are about ghosts, romance, cooking, fantasy fiction and guilt. Why call it FINAL FANTASY? Because Final Fantasy (the video games) are the most amazing combination of melodrama, swords, capitalism and Japan the world has ever seen. It's the perfec... more info
Great Lake Swimmers
A Forest Of Arms is the sixth album from Tony Dekker's Great Lake Swimmers and the follow up to 2012's New Wild Everywhere. With a surging rhythm section, razor sharp violin, and flourishing banjo and guitars, Dekker and band mates have pushed their sound significantly, creating some of their most dynamic songs ever recorded. Those familiar with t... more info
Basia's 2007 debut, Oh, My Darling, was a success both at home and on the international scene. It garnered a Polaris Prize nomination, and praise from outlets like NPR, who labeled In the Night as one of 2008s great singles, citing Bulats graceful effervescence and innate understanding of momentum. Breathless, thirsty, and dislodged from dreary nos... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]