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Event Archive - Mint's Ridiculously Early Xmas Party!: The Evaporators, Hot Panda, Carolyn Mark, Kellarissa, Fanshaw, Geoff Berner, Laura Barrett

Fri. December 3rd 2010 8:30 pm doors at 8:00 pm The Biltmore Cabaret (No Minors) 8:30 pm doors at 8:00 pm
$12 adv, $14 @ door
Tickets at: Zulu Records, Scratch Records, Red Cat Records, Ticketweb
Presented by: Mint Records
This night is also Fanshaw's dark eyes LP release party!


First 75 people through the door get presents!


Door proceeds to benefit SAINTS: Senior Animals In Need Today Society
http://www.saintsrescue.ca



Special deal at Red Cat Records: ($22 for a Xmas Party ticket AND copy of the LP in a Mint tote

The Evaporators (Pure teenage zit rawk angst)

other sites: theevaporators
Comprised of Nardwuar the Human Serviette, John Collins, Stephen Hamm and Shawn Mrazek, Vancouver, BC's The Evaporators love pounding out pure "Teenage Zit Rawk Angst" flavoured tunes. If you're wondering what that interesting concoction tastes like, keep in mind that the Evaps are "Addicted to Cheese!" Doot doola doot doo ... doot doo! more info

Hot Panda (pop)

other sites: myspace
By way of Edmonton, and now living in Vancouver, Mint recording artists Hot Panda recorded their sophomore album, How Come I'm Dead?, in less than a week during the midst of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic chaos, mostly live off the floor with few takes and overdubs, care of John Collins and David Carswell at JC/DC Studios. The band wanted it to soun... more info

Carolyn Mark (coastal and western)

Ex-Vinaigrettes front lady, and country-punk chanteuse sings songs that'll tickle your heart and break your funny bone. more info

Fanshaw

fanshaw is able to toe the line between accessible and adventurous. Her voice reminds me of Laura Gibson. The warbles and fluctuations challenge you, but the sounds warm you even with only the minimal instrumental backing. The thing that helps her stand out? She can effortlessly switch from intimate quirky vocal delivery to a chanteuse with the voc... more info

Geoff Berner (Klezmer Punk)

Geoff Berner writes peculiar, witty, sometimes heartbreaking songs with way too much insight into human nature. When he sings them, he stands alone on stage, playing his accordion, Estella. The music is a unique mix of folk, punk, and klezmer. The effect can be at times haunting, confrontational, or just absurd. Sometimes all three at the same t... more info

Laura Barrett

"A classically-trained pianist and self-taught everything else-ist, I’m currently focusing on a solo kalimba project, wherein I sing whimsical ditties about amorphous terror, planned obsolescence, and mind-body dualism." Laura is also a member of the Hidden Cameras and Henri Faberge & the Adorables more info
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