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Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY SKA FESTIVAL CLOSING CELEBRATION (AFTERPARTY)!: DUBMATIX, Shane Philip, Great White Shark

Mon. July 20th 2009 10pm - 1:30am doors at 9pm Element (No Minors) 10pm - 1:30am doors at 9pm
$14 adv/$2 rebate with any Ska Fest ticket stub/50% off for volunteers at the door!!
So if you thought that there would be a break of ska and reggae after Victoria's 10th Anniversary Ska Festival, you thought WRONG;) DUBMATIX (formerly Dubmatix Soundsystem) is coming with new flavours of up beat dub, reggae, dancehall and dub step for all to enjoy. Special guest performers will include Rasta Reuben and Ian Avery of Dubtet.

And if that's not awesome enough SHANE PHILIP will be playing alongside DUBMATIX. PLUS: Great White Shark as an appetizer before Shane Philip and Dubmatix.

This will be a closing celebration for Victoria's 10th Anniversary Ska Festival. Present any festival advance ticket stub at the door and receive $2 rebate. Volunteers get 50% off.

Advance Tickets at Lyle's Place, Ditch Records, The Reef, Strathcona Hotel & TICKETWEB.CA

And just for fun here are some of the current remix projects Dubmatix is working on now...

REMIXES
John Brown’s Body – USA (Easy Star Records) - 2nd Remix

The Clash - London Calling (Strummer Estate endorsed Clash In Dub album)

Indigo Sun – Denmak

Dah Soussa – France

Treasure Chest Productions (Jamaica) – Several remixes of George Nooks, Toots, Luciano, Natural Black, Turbulence, Jah Mason, Half Pint, Anthony B

Bandulu Dub – Portugal

DJ Shine – Toronto

Inner Vibes – Netherlands

Intra-Muros – France

Martha & The Muffins – Echo Beach (for the Echo Beach label in Germany)

DUBMATIX (Reggae/drum n bass/dub)

Thanks to the electronic dance music explosion of the last few years, it seems everybody is talking about dubstep. But do you know about dub? Real dub? Toronto’s Dubmatix is here to show you. For the past 10 years Dubmatix (AKA Jesse King) has built himself up to be one of the marquee acts in the Ontario reggae scene, joining acts such as Bedouin... more info

Shane Philip (Tribal, Folk, Funk, Island Soul Music)

Swelling in primordial pulses and wholloping whoops, the tacit tones of Shane Philip's didgeridoo hold the power to still listeners into silence or encourage audiences to rise up in a tribal swell of intoxicating spirit -- with sometimes but a heartbeat in between. Meanwhile his hands will be skilfully juggling between shaking up rhythms with his a... more info

Great White Shark

Great White Shark plays what they love - reggae, ska, funk, hip-hop and surf. more info
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