Sat. June 25th 2016 10pm doors at 9:30pm @ Victoria Event Centre (No Minors) 10pm doors at 9:30pm
$14.50 - $16.50 adv. + s/c
Tickets at: Lyles Place
To help launch you into the last day of Victoria Ska & Reggae Fest XVII, we've rounded up two of the Island's most fun and energetic bands. DOPE SODA has been a huge part of the Ska & Reggae Festival family since their inception and we are so excited to have them back to bash you in the ears with their excessively heavy and unique brand of ska fun. Joining them to give an extra dose of weirdness are Victoria's funky mystery BOCCE AVOCADO. Their sets are unpredictable jam sessions that keep the audience guessing while they groove. It's a one-two punch of pure, unadulterated fun.
Thirsty for music that is both dangerous and danceable, refreshing as a mojito and as eye-opening as a whiskey sour? A cocktail party mix of reggae, punk rock, jazz, hiphop, and ska? This is DopeSoda. Dope Soda formed in late 2011, a fresh concoction of six of the top jazz, rock, and Jamaican-music-inspired musicians from Vancouver Island, with ... more infoArticles: Interview with Dope Soda, Interview with Dope Soda
Videos: Dope Soda at Club 9ONE9: What We Do & Bullets, Dope Soda - Distraction (Tribute to Victoria Ska Festival)
bocce avocado (world)
Bocce Avocado is an experimental musical project that incorporates hip-hop, world and funk into a marvellous, rum-injected, splendid, danceable iration that is spawned from the musical creativity of those in the vicinity of the Avocado members. more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video]