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Event Archive - A Gypsy Circus: Mezamazing, The Whiskey Dicks, The Knackers, The Creaking Planks

Fri. April 29th 2011 9:00 pm - 2:00 am doors at 8:30 pm Backstage Lounge (No Minors) 9:00 pm - 2:00 am doors at 8:30 pm
$10.00
Presented by: The Knackers

Mezamazing (Balkan polka)

Mezamazing is an animal that was born in 2007, under strictly irrational circumstances, in a rabid, cross-cultural stew of sonic hunger. Throughout its growth our philosophy has remained the same: no blueprints, no borders, no blinders, an an absolute dedication to catharsis, frenzy, and uncompromising joy-de-vivre. Separately we are 12, emergin... more info

The Whiskey Dicks (Celtic Gypsy Punk Rockers)

The WhiskeyDicks are a group of Celtic Gypsy Punk Rockers who have spent the better part of a decade carving a reputation for themselves as “One Hell of a Good Time”. The WhiskeyDicks bridge the gap between traditional and modern drinking music The formula is simple: Violin, Cello, Guitar, Drums and two Voices play original songs that tell s... more info

The Knackers (Jig rock)

The Knackers are a five-piece Celtic/folk/rock ensemble consisting of guitars, fiddle, bass, drums and an array of Celtic instruments. The band enjoys playing upbeat, hard hitting, socially and emotionally conscious music. The Knackers music combines Irish/Scottish and Canadian Traditional influences with strong, original songs and stories from the... more info

The Creaking Planks (jug band)

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The jug band of the damned! Drawing on numerous and disparate naive, folk and outsider musical traditions, the common thread running through the performers in this ensemble is that individually, none of them belong in a contemporary musical context – while together, their sum suggests nothing stranger than the iPod of 1906. Keep yer eyes open fo... more info
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