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Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 7TH ANNUAL SKA FESTIVAL Clash/Op Ivy/Hepcat Tribute Night!: SubCity Dwellers, The Real Deal, The Wedgewoods

Wed. July 12th 2006 9:00pm - 2:00am Sugar (No Minors) 9:00pm - 2:00am
Victoria's 7th Annual Ska Festival presents a tribute to The Clash, Operation Ivy and Hepcat. Winnipegs Subcity Dwellers, Montreal's The Real Deal and Winnipeg's The Wedgewoods will all play origional and tribute material for a night celebrating the diversity of the Ska Genre. Advance tickets will be available at Lyle's Place & Ditch Records in Victoria & Zulu Records, and Facisinating Rhythms in Nanaimo. You may also buy tickets to any ticketed ska festival presentation via ticketweb.com.

SubCity Dwellers (Reggae Soul Rock n Roll)

Thrown together in the summer of 2002, Winnipeg’s SubCity have kicked through the lines of genres, fusing a brazen alchemy of ska, reggae, punk rock and blues. Citing influences from Ray Charles and the Clash to Studio One reggae and rocksteady, the band’s panoramic musicianship and peerless sound are accompanied with vigourous, passionate perf... more info

The Real Deal

French punker crew that hits hard and fast! 3 tours under their belt and they're only 19-20 years old! Don't worry, they sing in English. Not the queens english though...... more info

The Wedgewoods (Ska)

Winipeg 7 piece Ska giants The Wedgewoods on Bacteria Buffet Records featuring pegger allstar Greg "Milka" Crowe on Guitar. more info
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