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Event Archive - (Album Release): AK-747s, The Still Spirits, Soulsucker, R.D. Cane

Thu. May 14th 2015 The Red Room (No Minors)
9:30pm doors at 8:30pm
$10. at the door only.
+++ Not Yer Buddy​ & Crowsnest Vancouver​ Presents +++

War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning is the second full length album by Vancouver's AK-747s​, releasing on NYB Records May 14th at the Red Room. Described by Beatroute as “making music under a kind of punk rock sobriquet rouge, insisted upon with pseudo-serious urgency”, and Co-Op Radio 102.7FM that “With so many bands in Vancouver being full of hipsters and synth, I think it’s great AK-747s are challenging Vancouver in the way they are, and I hope they keep doing it.”

ALBUM PRE-ORDER & Song Preview HERE >>>

Joining AK's is an eclectic lineup of good friends including bluegrass masters Still Spirits​, beer drinking and barn burning punk rocker label mates Soulsucker​, and a special performance by artist R.d.Cane People​.

Join us at the Red Room in Downtown Vancouver May 14th to celebrate the release of War Is A Force That Gives Us Meaning and art in this city. Please get wasted in as responsible a fashion that is suitable for your lifestyle.

Doors at 830 Music at 930
No Minors 19+ (ID Required)

Poster by Robert Lutener​


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May the Bridges I Burn Light the Way Forward is the first full length album by AK-747s. Inexplicably tied with Black Mountain and beating out Mother Mother in the 2011 WestEnder Best of Vancouver poll, AK-747s burns bridges and slaughters sacred cows. We play fast music. Topics include war, murder, betrayal, encouraged suicide, and a pretty butterf... more info

The Still Spirits (Yardcore punkgrass)

Formed in 2011 after the floods, before the drought. The Still Spirits have been Busking on corners and playing shows ever since. We're a good times band: don't call us when you're crying, call us when ya got beer! more info
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