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Event Archive - A Party for Dancing!: RAWK LOBSTER , Cass King & the Cassettes

Sat. August 10th 2019 Fairview Pub (No Minors)
10:00 - 1:30 doors at 9:00
$10
Get ready to do the Aqua Velva as two of East Vancouver's rawkingest post-punk dance bands hit the Fairview Pub. Rawk Lobster is an East Van supergroup that plays B-52's music. No simple tribute band, they are an entertainment tsunami in their own right. Cass King and the Cassettes play the best original music that you feel like you've heard somewhere before. Influenced by Tina Turner, Joe Jackson, Prince, and the Ramones, the Cassettes take pride in the fact that their music makes grandmas jump up and boogie.

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Cass King & the Cassettes (Garage Rock Soul)

Cass King and the Cassettes combine classic R&B funk with scrappy garage rock energy. Comes out sounding kinda 80’s danceable post-punk. Think Joe Jackson and Tina Turner start a band with the News (minus Huey Lewis). Vocalist Cass King, guitarist John Woods and drummer Adrian Buckley have played together for years in such bands as The Wet Spo... more info