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Tue. April 9th 2013 The Biltmore Cabaret (No Minors)
Tickets at: Red Cat Records, Zulu Records, Ticketweb, Biltmore Store, Scrape Records
Presented by: The Biltmore Cabaret
A fundraiser for Saint Barnabas Community Service free lunch program, all proceeds donated.

NOMEANSNO "Clones the Ramones" A fundraiser for Saint Barnabas Community Service free lunch program.
NOMEANSNO define post-modernist hardcore. In a word (or several), they are intelligent, articulate, studied, thoughtful, violent, passionate, intense, and playful. Acclaimed by peers and adored by fans, this musically adept trio has consistently thrilled sweaty crowds around the world. The band is a punk rock success story, albeit on their own terms, well hidden beneath the radar of the music industry. Formed in the heady days of late 70's punk. Rob Wright, then a dishwasher at a campus cafeteria, witnessed an early performance by DOA. With a burst of inspiration, he formed a duo with his brother, John. In the early 80¹s, after adding a guitar player, NOMEANSNO began to tour in earnest, captivating audiences with their live performances.


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The exciting quartet the rest of the worId calls NOMEANSNO was formed in 1981 in Victoria, British Columbia. The original group remains intact to this day, consisting of brothers Bob and John Wright, Tom Holliston and Ken. NOMEANSNO's first album "Mama" was produced by Bill Crappelle, who has since gone on to work with many of the finest acts in th... more info