Event Archive - HARD ROCK MINERS ANNIVERSARY SHOW! 25 Years and still going strong!: Hard Rock Miners, , Swank,
Fri. February 26th 2010 8:30 PM @ Railway Club (No Minors) 8:30 PM
$12/$10 at the door only.
A fixture on the Vancouver scene since the ‘80s, Hard Rock Miners celebrate with a show for the ages at Vancouver’s legendary Railway Club!!
Hard Rock Miners (Rockabilly)
The HARD ROCK MINERS' foot-stomping Canadian rockabilly is a contagious blend of rhythm and humour that will have you both dancing and laughing your ass off. Formed in 1987 by Michael Turner, who also authored the novels Hard Core Logo, American Whiskey Bar and The Pornographer's Poem, The Hard Rock Miners' eccentric alt-country-punksters are a ver... more info
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[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]