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Event Archive - Capital City Synchopators (ft), Matthew Pease, Reuben Wier, Chris Herbst, Avram Devon McCagherty, Don Cox

Sun. May 11th 2014 Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
4 - 7 doors at 3
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Crossing more boundaries than a rumrunner, The Capital City Syncopators is Victoria's finest prohibition-era dance band. A delicious stew of trad jazz, western swing and 80's favourites - this eccentric 5-piece will be sure to sweep you off your feet and onto the dance floor.

The band's lineup includes some of Victoria's most accomplished professional musicians: Reuben Wier on guitar, Chris Herbst on lapsteel, Avram Devon McCagherty on tenor banjo, Don Cox on tuba, and Matt Pease on drums and washboard.


Matthew Pease "Give Pease a Chance"

Plays with: The Capital City Syncopators PhD more info

Reuben Wier (Manouche, Jazz, Analog electronic)

Reuben Wier is a multi-faceted musician based in Victoria, B.C. He compliments his fiery yet unpretentious guitar playing with husky-smooth as honey vocals. With influences ranging from swing to soul, gospel to manouche, blues to jazz; he has captivated audiences around the world. Reuben is known for his complex but accessible improvisations, drivi... more info
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