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Past Shows

Fri. January 2nd 2009
Railway Club (No Minors)
POOR ELIJAH, Adelaide, The Smokes, JOHNNY WAKEHAM, Featherwolf
Fri. December 12th 2008
Railway Club (No Minors)
The Smokes, Witch's Tit, No Horses, The Stumblers
Sat. December 6th 2008
The Anza Club (No Minors)
The Skinny Magazine's Xmas Party!!! Hawaiian Bibles, The TVees, Los Malos, The Green Hour, The Smokes, Bill Hopeless
Fri. October 31st 2008
Railway Club (No Minors)
Hallowe'en @ The Railway with: The Pack A.D., The Smokes, No Horses, DJ HWY 7
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The Smokes

Indie Folk Rock / black metal from Vancouver BC
Label: Indie
Broken Up - Confirmed: Apr. 15, 2014 (Archived)

Contact Details

Kalvin Olafson
604 505 9269
Heres what the press has to say: "The Smokes work themselves up into a frenzy the catches like a sparks on the sun-scorched grass"(The Vue Weekly) "Things really start to cook about halfway through, with the irresistible "mountain tree" and its spine tingling shout along chorus." (The Georgia Straight) "A symphony of right on boozed up, smoked out goodness." (Vancouver 24) "Nobody rocks out harder than progressive country rockers The Smokes" (Mote Magazine) "Catchy countrified sing-a-long rock and roll-the kind of drinkable southern hobo jukin that only an asshole wouldn't like." (The Nerve Magazine) "Even a guitar mishap couldn't stop this bad*ss soul string-picking, sweaty mess of righteous talent" (
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Last Lineup

Kalvin Olafsonguitar / vocals2004-The End
Evret Tuckerguitar / vocals2004-The End
Ryan Hobenvocals2004-The End
Suzy Eastonbass / vocals2008-The End
Geoffery Beckarddrums2008-The End

Past Members

Suzy EastonBassist2008-2009
Status: Broken Up
- Last confirmed Apr. 15, 2014