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Event Archive - Portico CD Release Party with: Portico, The Approach, Cadeaux

Fri. November 25th 2005 9pm - 2am Backstage Lounge (No Minors) 9pm - 2am
Friday, Nov 25th IMU & CiTR present Portico CD Release Party with The Approach & Cadeaux @ The BACKSTAGE LOUNGE, 1585 Johnston Street, Granville Island . 9pm / $10

PORTICO are launching their debut CD with a release party on Friday, Nov 25th at the Backstage Lounge, joined by special guests The Approach & Cadeaux. The band combines striking female vocals with tight, angular indie rock and a big sound. Featuring past and present members of Pluteous and Trains Across The Sea, their musical touchstones including Blonde Redhead, Tortoise and Slint. Be sure to come celebrate with this cool, eclectic, independent band as they treat friends and fans to their latest songs! http://www.porticonation.com

THE APPROACH - Featuring members of Closed Caption Radio, Red Light Sting and Donkey Engine, The Approach's avant-rock sound mixed with energetic, poignant, math-rock elements has been gathering them new fans every time they play. http://www.theapproach.ca

CADEAUX is an experiential collaboration of imaginative musicians that amplify their art-damaged, post-punk tastes with danceable beats, dynamic riffs, minimalist textures and infectiously quirky pop-dance-rock. http://www.cadeaux-band.com

Portico

PORTICO - The band combines striking female vocals with tight, angular indie rock and a big sound. Featuring past and present members of Pluteous and Trains Across The Sea. more info

The Approach (Avant-Rock)

The Approach has been in operation for about a year and a half; the trio as it exists at present, brought together a year or so prior in 2000 to perform and record Donkey Engine material. Marty Rollins and Daryl Kirkham were listeners of the DE, and when i needed some help getting out of my garage and on to some local stages, they were the obvious ... more info

Cadeaux (Rock'n'roll)

With 2 lead female vocalists free of instruments and willing to shake their booty, and a bassist, guitarist and drummer who rock out just as hard, Cadeaux puts on a great live show. Full length album entitled Physical City released April 9th 2005 on Sound Document Recordings. This release was followed by a 22 day tour to Montreal and back. Upon ... more info
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