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Event Archive - Late show: 3rd semi-annual Yukon Night!: Speed Control, The Whiskey Dicks, Brigs

Wed. June 23rd 2010 Railway Club (No Minors)
Wednesday, June 23rd:

Late show: 3rd semi-annual Yukon Night! featuring Speed Control, The WhiskeyDicks and Brigs.

In the heady atmosphere of the University of Toronto's Jazz Performance Program, Graeme Peters joined forces with North Vancouver drummer Spencer Cole combining their love of rhythm and energy to create the fundamental chemistry that is Speed Control. With the added solid power of multi-instrumentalist Jody Peters (Graeme’s younger brother) on bass, the group combines their formidable knowledge of music to rock so hard and with such determination that their songs will inevitably make you jump up and dance.
With the assistance of a Yukon Film & Sound Commission’s Sound Recording Grant, Speed Control went into the studio at Old Crow Recording with producer Bob Hamilton at the helm to record their debut CD, The A.D.D. Sides. The album was recorded in three days, and has all the energy and excitement audiences have come to expect at a Speed Control show.
Speed Control is currently touring western Canada to promote their new album The A.D.D. Sides

Doors: 8:30 pm. $8


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Speed Control

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The Whiskey Dicks (Celtic Gypsy Punk Rockers)

The WhiskeyDicks are a group of Celtic Gypsy Punk Rockers who have spent the better part of a decade carving a reputation for themselves as “One Hell of a Good Time”. The WhiskeyDicks bridge the gap between traditional and modern drinking music The formula is simple: Violin, Cello, Guitar, Drums and two Voices play original songs that tell s... more info
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