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Event Archive - CHERRY POPPIN' DADDIES, Los Furios

Thu. November 30th 2006 9:00 pm doors at 8:00 pm Richard's On Richards (No Minors) 9:00 pm doors at 8:00 pm
$19.50+
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, Zulu Records
Presented by: Live Nation
On sale Fri, oct 20 @ 10am

Formed in Eugene, Oregon, the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies cut a swath through grunge with their own unique take on ska, swing and rock. But that wasn’t all—traces of metal, funk, and country-Americana and anything else the eight-piece could come up with can be found on albums like Ferociously Stoned and Kids on the Street. The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies’ sound coincided, and perhaps even helped spark, a swing revival, and the group had a hit with the 1997 title track of its greatest hits compilation, Zoot Suit Riot, a disc that went double platinum.

After a break, and since 2002, the band has been playing an assortment of gigs and writing new material. One of the coolest, strangest, and most fun bands to ever boast Cab Calloway and Rodney Dangerfield as influences, the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies are back to show us the “Brown Derby Jump” and how to “Shake Your Lovemaker”.

CHERRY POPPIN' DADDIES (Ska/Swing/Jazz/Funk)

The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies come from Eugene, Oregon and have been filling dance floors since 1989. With a punk attitude at its genesis, the band formed partly as a reaction against the grunge movement of the era in the northwest. The Daddies have always chosen to violate genre boundaries. They mix punk, swing, funk, and ska with elements of count... more info

Los Furios (Ska)

LOS FURIOS - Los Furios is a high-energy Ska/Reggae/Indie band that is quickly rising to international notoriety. Since 2002 they have been committed to entertaining their live audiences with a mash up of music. Los Furios performs an intense mix of reggae and punk infused ska originals (complete with a horn section) sure to get you out on the dan... more info
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