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Event Archive - EARLY SHOW - SKA SHOWCASE: Rude City Riot, Redeye Empire, Brave New Waves

Fri. October 16th 2009 7:30 pm - 10 pm doors at 7 pm Venue (No Minors) 7:30 pm - 10 pm doors at 7 pm
$10 advance
Tickets at: Zulu Records, @ The Door, Red Cat Records, reserve online - http://www.skaspotlive.ning.com, www.venue.com
Presented by: Skaspot Live, Venue
Special Event - see the future & check out the brightest new stars on the local Ska & Reggae Scene.
Free RCR CDs to the first 50 thru the door.
This is a downtown dance party!

Rude City Riot (Power-Ska)

Review of RCR debut LP on Stomp Records "Nuthin But Time". “Ska tends to be typecast, modeled to a great extent on the early 80s Two Tone look and sound from England, which makes Rude City Riot different. Sure, the horn arrangements and rhythms that are ska trademarks are here, but the album starts with a rock and roll urgency that suggests Ru... more info

Redeye Empire (Hockey Reggae)

Redeye Empire is generating massive buzz and earning the respect of fans and industry alike. They started their musical journey in early 2005 after a surfing trip down the West Coast generated a number of great songs. Friends since high school, co-lead vocalists Gabe Davis and Mike Redmond put together a band in Vancouver, BC. While Sublime, Led Ze... more info

Brave New Waves (Authentic Vancouver Island style music..new sound!)

Born on the wicked and wild west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, on a sandy beach amongst breaking surf and torrential spring downpours, looking forward to the months of endless sunshine to come , five friends feeling very blessed to live in the tropics of Canada all with a passion for Reggae, Ska, and Surf music with its own unique Va... more info
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