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Event Archive - THE AGGROLITES RETURN TO VICTORIA (Social Distortion tour pit stop): THE AGGROLITES, Rocky Mountain Rebel Music, The Truth Sound System, Hillside Hooligans

Fri. February 11th 2011 8:30pm - 1am doors at 7:30pm White Eagle Polish Hall (All Ages) 8:30pm - 1am doors at 7:30pm
$19.50+adv.
Tickets at: Lyles Place, Ticketweb
Tickets available now at Lyle's Place, and on ticketweb.ca.

The Aggrolites came to Victoria in the summer of 2010 for Victoria Ska Festival and put down one memorable performance. Their performance was one of the most spirited ones the festival has had in some time. This time they are going to take some chill time on their pit stop from their Social Distortion tour and spend some time with us on the Island in Victoria! Take advantage of this show as it's all ages w/food and drink concession. ID. required for beverage garden. Also take advantage of cheaper early bird tickets before they're gone.

THE AGGROLITES (Reggae/ska/funk/R&B)

There are singers, guitarists and even entire bands who will say that if not for so and so if not for the music and classic albums of this artist or that artistthey wouldnt exist. In the case of the Aggrolites, thats not just hyperbole. If not for the great Jamaica ska singer Derrick Morgan, the Aggrolites would quite honestly not exist. The band w... more info

Rocky Mountain Rebel Music (Reggae/Funk)

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"Rocky Mountain Rebel Music is a musical party on a rampage. A juggernaut that is one part ska/reggae band and one part funk-rock, all with the Take-No-Prisoners/DIY ethic of punk rock and a slight Latin flavour. At 9 members strong, RMRM brings an onslaught of vocalists, guitars, keys, horns and percussion to the table." The Zone 91.3FM. ... more info
Articles: Interview with Rocky Mountain Rebel Music

The Truth Sound System (Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae, Funk & Soul)

Dedicated to bringing Victoria the very best in early Jamaican reggae and soul from all over. Strictly vinyl. Selector Soul Scorcher and Educacator of the group also founded Garden City Soul Club which still happens on the third Saturday of every month in Victoria. It is now Victoria's longest running soul dance monthly. more info

Hillside Hooligans

The Hillside Hooligans play gritty and soulful reggae, ska and punk-rock. Their style is characterized by honest lyrics, prominent solos, and plenty of style and tempo changes to keep things interesting. The four founding members played together in Victoria’s reggae/punk favorites One Drop for over 6 years before starting this new project wi... more info
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