Event Archive - Swank,,
Sat. June 20th 2009 9 - 12:15 @ Rickshaw Theatre (No Minors) 9 - 12:15
Presented by: Down and Dirty Productions
Those fun lovers at city hall informed us yesterday that all live music has to be done by 12:15 am. So doors are at 8pm and the show starts at 9pm.
Swank (Cowpunk Meets 60's Garage)
Swank's first album, "Pappy's Corn Squeezins" (2001) was conceived by the band to sound like The Ramones playing Johnny Cash. Produced by Howard Redekopp, the album was described by the legendary Ray Condo as "New Wave Country"-an apt description for a fine debut that holds its own to this day. The group's second album "The Survival Issue" (2004... more info
The Deadcats (rockabilly/surf/punk)
The DEADCATS -coined 'Psychobilly' by the press are Canada's premier entry into the world of psychobilly-voodoobilly alongside such bands as the Cramps, Reverend Horton Heat, and the Meteors. The band has been prowling up and down the West Coast in their present form since 1994 (although the 'original' Deadcats' started in Vancouver back in 1984). ... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video]