Folk Off! An Indymedia Fundraiser Show: Tempest, , The Outspoken Wordsmiths,
Sat. November 7th 2009 7:30PM - 10:30PM doors at 7PM @ The Solstice Cafe (All Ages) 7:30PM - 10:30PM doors at 7PM
$10-$20 at the door only.
Joey Only (outlaw folk)
Georgia Straight 2005 There’s no shortage of hipster-approved hot spots on Main Street, so it says something about Joey Only that he chooses Duffin’s Donuts as a meeting place. When the Georgia Straight sits down with the ex–squeegee kid turned anti-folksinger, there’s not a white-belted scenester to be found. At the tables out front, 40... more info
http://tempestpunk.bandcamp.com http://reactwithprotest.org http://ifbrecords.com http://loeildutigre.storenvy.com/ Tempest formed in Vancouver in the fall of 2007 when 3 idiots, tired of feeling inadequate, recruited a 4th. They have since added the fifth and final embarrassing piece to this regrettable lineup. Releases to date: ... more info
The Outspoken Wordsmiths (BeatBox Harmonix & Subversive Spoken Word)
The Outspoken Wordsmiths are a bi-coastal pair of beatboxing pirates who've taken to shore to spread their cutting-edge beatbox tech & circle(A)political poetics by any means necessary. Oh-Dub's members, Blank Space & strong.cottonwoods, first met as battling rivals in '05 while vying for positions on Victoria's inaugural SLAM Poetry team. Their... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]