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Event Archive - Rifflandia Music Festival: The Walkmen, You Say Party, The Upsidedown, The Paper Cranes, Lion Thief, vincat

Fri. August 29th 2008 7:30 pm - 2 am doors at 7:30 pm Sugar (No Minors) 7:30 pm - 2 am doors at 7:30 pm
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Tickets at: Lyles Place, www.rifflandia.com
Presented by: Atomique Productions

The Walkmen

The detachment you can feel throughout our younger records is gone. We felt like it was time to make a bigger, more generous statement.” When describing the new album, Heaven, the Walkmen lead singer Hamilton Leithauser portrays a band hitting maturity, comfortable in its mastery, after a decade together. Adds guitarist Paul Maroon, “when yo... more info

The Upsidedown

“The Upsidedown create a psychedelic sound with all the hazy swirl and tambourines one would expect…and carries layers of sonic fog and grit. The sound is textured, and the performances polished.” - The Oregonian more info
Articles: The Upsidedown / The Dandy Warhols

The Paper Cranes (indie pop)

** THE PAPER CRANES SET TO RELEASE CHIVALRY’S DEAD AUGUST 18** TPC PLAY VANCOUVER’S OLIO FESTIVAL AUGUST 13 "If you're not afraid to admit your favorite Cure song was "Love Cats"; if you think Paul Weller hasn't written a classic song since "A Town Called Malice"; or if your favorite part of Funeral is the last minute of "Wake Up" where the... more info

Lion Thief

Lion Thief began as a solo project but, quikly evolved into a working band. Ted Gowans is the touring guitarist/keyboardist for canadian pop/rock duo Tegan and Sara and ususally spends most of his time on tour but, during a touring hiatus he formed Lion Thief with long time friend Dirk Vanderwal and began working on material with the intention of ... more info

vincat (post office)

post pop, post rock, post punk, post office more info
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