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Past Shows

Fri. January 20th 2017
Fairview Pub (No Minors)
Clone, China Syndrome, The Tophat Goblins
Fri. June 10th 2016
My Bar and Grill Victoria BC (All Ages)
China Syndrome, The Tower of Dudes, Timing X
Fri. April 1st 2016
Princeton Pub (No Minors)
China Syndrome, Pill Squad
Sat. December 5th 2015
Fairview Pub (No Minors)
Danny Echo, The Walk-Ins, VIBROMONKEY, China Syndrome
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China Syndrome

China Syndrome

Confirmed: Mar. 30, 2016 (Awaiting Update)

Label: Independent
Rockin' melodic powerpop from Vancouver BC

Contact Details

Tim Chan

China Syndrome is a rockin' melodic power pop band from Vancouver, who combine the driving pop hooks of The New Pornographers, Teenage Fanclub and XTC with liberal dollops of 60s and 70s classic rock influences. The Georgia Straight has praised their 2015 album The Usual Angst as “infectiously jangly” with “fantastic, hooky guitar;” The Province named it “CD of the Week,” while The Vancouver Sun called it “Album of the Week,” stating “The Usual Angst is an infectious batch of rock. Each song has its own identity, blending modern and retro elements, and the production makes the music feel like a breath of fresh air.”

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Current Lineup

Tim ChanVocals, guitar2005-present
Vern BeamishGuitar, vocals2005-present
Scott WattsDrums2006-present
Mike ChangBass, vocals2011-present
Kevin DuboisDrums2011-present
Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
Open to play at any venue or club in the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. - Last confirmed Mar. 30, 2016