FREE Fringe Block Party: Daniel Wesley, The Racoons, The Blue Violets
Tue. August 25th 2009 7.30pm - 9.30pm doors at 7.30pm @ 1400 Block Broad St (All Ages) 7.30pm - 9.30pm doors at 7.30pm
Presented by: Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival
The Fringe kicks off with a FREE, all-ages concert featuring Vancouver’s Daniel Wesley (danielwesley.com), and local musicians the Racoons (www.myspace.com/theracoonsmusic) and The Blue Violets. 2-for-$5 Visa Buttons on sale!
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
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The Blue Violets (psych rock surf)
The Blue Violets is the debut self-titled album from a unique new voice on the Canadian musical landscape. At turns ethereal and nostalgic, the album is as emotionally honest as high school heartbreak, while demonstrating a power and depth of introspection that belies the age of its creators. Despite their relative youth, The Blue Violets are no... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]