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Wed. June 7th 2006
@  Sneaky Dee's Toronto Ontario (No Minors)
Puke & Rally Tour 2006 Kiltlifters, The EliXXXirs, The Makeshift Heroes
Fri. July 15th 2005
The Marine Club Vancouver BC (No Minors)
Bring your Dancing Shoes!! The Makeshift Heroes, Cuthroat, The Panic
The Makeshift Heroes

The Makeshift Heroes

Confirmed: Apr. 14, 2005 (Awaiting Update)

Label: Independent
Ska / Jazz / Reggae from Toronto Ontario

Contact Details

Victoria BC Ska Society
victoriabcskasociety@shaw.ca

The Makeshift Heroes are Toronto's premier ska/jazz/reggae act. Headed by Yvonne Moir this seven-piece ska/jazz/reggae group blends influences from bands such as the New York Ska Jazz Ensemble, The Slackers, Stan Getz and the Skatalites. The vocals of Ben Fox - (lead singer and guitar)are smooth, energetic and melodic while conveying that fun in their music is the most important priority.

All the members have solid musical foundations from a young age playing in various ensembles, teaching and arranging various bands around the Toronto area.

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- Last confirmed Apr. 14, 2005