Nimbus Recording Competition 2014: Mindil Beach, , ,
Fri. April 25th 2014 730 - 11 doors at 7:00 @ The Cellar (No Minors) 730 - 11 doors at 7:00
Over the past several weeks a record 173 acts from around the world entered this year's Nimbus Recording Competition. They were adjudicated by Nimbus Music Business students who have chosen these four acts to perform, as finalists: Mindil Beach Markets, Real Mad Decent, Raquel Cole, and If We Are Machines. The winner will receive a 3 song EP produced by Futch (Be Good Tanyas), $500 from SOCAN, and ongoing consultation with Nimbus Business Class.
Mindil Beach (Rock)
For a group with a complex list of influences, Mindil Beach is simply named after a coastline in Darwin, Australia. Through the skillful blending of rock, hip hop, reggae, funk and folk, they've created sonic cocktail that is equal parts soul, adrenaline and swagger. Their diversity of appeal has enabled them to play alongside a wide variety of no... more info
If We Are Machines
Recently named one of the top 10 musical acts in Vancouver by The Georgia Straight, If We Are Machines continues their sonic journey with their self-titled sophomore EP. This five-song follow-up to their 2009 debut album Crafty Things to Make Pretty Things to Burn Later sees the band take a step into a darker yet still heavily groove-laden directio... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video]