Event Archive - Daniel Wesley, Kuba Oms
Wed. April 9th 2008 9:00 pm @ Sugar (No Minors) 9:00 pm
Tickets at: Lyles Place, www.ticketweb.ca
Presented by: Atomique Productions
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Daniel Wesley, bassist Mark Luongo and drummer Alex Glassford are the Daniel Wesley band. This remarkable trio hails from the Greater Vancouver area in supernatural British Columbia, Canada. The summer of 2007 brought the buzz surrounding them from a steady hum to a definite roar. It began with an enthusiastic rise and Top 5 finish in the Fox Seeds Contest from Vancouver's 1 rock radio station, 99.3 THE FOX. Next came the release of their sophmore album, "Sing + Dance", which produced the outrageously popular first single "Ooo Ohh" - the most requested song of 2007 in the city of Vancouver! Their sound which is reminiscent of beach, roots, reggae and rock has earned them heavy rotation on The Fox and several weeks as the best selling album at Zulu Records. On top of those successes followed seven sold out shows, including one astounding night at the well known Richards on Richards. The culmination came with their headlining the annual Santa Fox Ball at the prestigious Commodore Ballroom, which sold out in a record five minutes! This year will bring more sucess and milestones as they set out with the Canada wide release of their single, touring and riding the wave across the country, down the West coast and overseas.
In the winter of 2008, for two night’s running, Daniel Wesley mounted the stage before a sold out crowd at Vancouver’s 1000 capacity Commodore Ballroom. The venerable concert hall has seen its share of local artists, but Wesley’s extraordinary two-night stand was something different; a grass roots event without precedent, based on the cycloni... more info
Kuba Oms (Soul Pop)
KUBA OMS BIO The time is now for Kuba Oms, the Canadian singer who mines 70s-era soul, funk and rock n’ roll on his solo debut, How Much Time, to be released Sept. 29th on Digniti/Warner. As the long-time musical director of the live house jam band Velvet, he has taken a contemporary approach to his own project that could be likened to a cro... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]