Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Event Archive - RALEIGH (Calgary), Limbs of the Stars, Phantoms Again

Sun. December 8th 2013 Rickshaw Theatre (No Minors)
9pm - 1am doors at 8pm
DOORS 8pm, SHOW at 9pm

\\\ RALEIGH /// (Calgary)

"Sun Grenades & Grenadine Skies," Raleigh's sophomore full length, was recorded at Montreal studio Hotel 2 Tango with Howard Bilerman and Greg Smith and expands on the themes of the first record, "New Times in Black and White," meshing pop sensibilities with hazardous song structure.

"Frequently heart-piercing and precise, Sun Grenades and Grenadine Skies pulls the listener in instantly with its beauty, colour, and pastoral conjuration. " - (Discorder Magazine)

"Raleigh inhabit a shape-shifting capacity. There’s something in their music that draws you near, makes you still a moment..its palpable genius works, plays, and stirs." - (Vivoscene)

(featuring 3 members of Fond of Tigers)

"pretty damn awe-inspiring." - Discorder Magazine

"This is a thinking person’s musical feast. It doesn’t really matter what your musical orientation is; if you’re smart, you’ll find stuff to like." -- Allan MacInnis, Georgia Straight


Like a pane of stained-glass or the inertia of a tranquil cloud, the Phantoms’ sound is allusive, bright, playful, and mythic." - Vivoscene


No articles have been linked to this profile

Limbs of the Stars

Featuring three members of the Juno Award winning experimental septet, Fond of Tigers, Limbs of the Stars shares some of the propulsion and visceral impact of the larger band, while exploring a more open, dramatic sonic territory. Georgia Straight review: "Alternating between propulsive, impassioned drama and glowing, meditative lyricism, Limbs... more info