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Event Archive - 20th Anniversary Assault: The Spitfires, Lucky 13's, Motorama

Sat. March 4th 2017 Gator's Pub Abbotsford BC (No Minors)
9:00pm doors at 8:30pm
$12. at the door only.
Presented by: Not Yer Buddy

with guests:
LUCKY 13's (PDX)

Saturday March 4
Gators Pub 33790 Essendene Ave
Doors 8:30pm, Bands 9:30pm, $12


High energy garage rock'n'roll, The Spitfires, whose numerous recordings have been released on Junk Records, Estrus, Sonic Swirl, Tee Pee, Rockin' Bones, Yeah Right Records and more are a definitive staple of the Vancouver and PNW punk rock'n'roll scene and never fail to ignite the stage!
Birthed right here in sleepy ol' Abbotsford and weaned on cheap beer and the likes of the Dead Boys, Humpers, Pagans, etc. It's been stated that this band is what you get "if AC/DC retained the killer riffs and power they somehow lost with the death of Bon Scott and then fused it with punk energy". Another review once said, "Fuck groupies, blow and tour buses - for bands like the Spitfires rock'n'roll is more about broken bottles, skull-splitting hangovers and enough swagger to impress 70s-era Keith Richards." Sounds good to me! "

LUCKY 13s from Portland features members of garage punk royalty, The Weaklings, Fireballs of Freedom as well as P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S.

MOTORAMA have been bangin' out hard, fast and brash punk rock'n'roll just about as long as our fore menioned hometown heroes and we're absolutely thrilled to have 'em open up this can of whoop ass!


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The Spitfires (Gritty Rock 'n' Roll)

"When one hails from a rural city filled with pick up trucks, donut shops and mini malls, sometimes you just gotta try and buck the system. In 1996, four dudes from Langley, BC decided to do just that. Sick of the "hesher" valley lifestyle of the small farming community just outside of Vancouver, Mr. DEAN, CC, RYAN, and JASON busted the mold, for... more info

Motorama (garage Punk)

revved up, stripped down, revved right the heck back up again, we bring it and we leave it right there on the carpet more info
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