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Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 12TH ANNUAL SKA FESTIVAL AFTERNOON APPETIZER: Honeyboy Carencro, MOBADASS, The Fundamentals

Sat. July 9th 2011 Market Square (All Ages)
1:30pm - 5pm doors at 1pm
Free
The 3rd of 3 FREE outdoor shows proudly presented by the Victoria BC Ska Society as part of Victoria's 12th Annual Ska Festival.

Come enjoy this all ages show with a Beverage Garden for those with ID. There will also be food vendors on site.

Honeyboy Carencro will be bringing his bluesy soulful sound from New Orleans while Mobadass stirs up stylings of reggae with an electro feel, and The Fundamentals from Montreal will get into your head with the perfect combination of horns and organ in their reggae/ska.

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Honeyboy Carencro (Soul/Ska/Blues/Reggae)

Honeyboy Carencro grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana, and vividly remembers, as a child, hanging out with his mother and listening to records on her old school home stereo where she would play artists that were heavy on the scene. She played that were rich in blues, soul and jazz history. “Most of the best music ever made came out of New Orleans,... more info

MOBADASS (Dance/Rock/Reggae)

Featuring Canadian legend Earl Pereira, the funky bassist of multi-platinum 3 time Juno nominee Wide Mouth Mason. MOBADASS is hot stew of spicy funk, dance rock, and soulful reggae that will have you raising your imaginary margarita and groovin' to this badass beat. more info

The Fundamentals (Ska/Reggae/Soul)

Since their first meeting in late 2009 as five strangers nostalgic for the glory days of Canadian ska, The Fundamentals have morphed and multiplied into the eight-piece ensemble they are today. No strangers to the stage, The Fundamentals have shared a bill with such internationally-recognized acts as Subb, Mustard Plug, the New York Ska Jazz Ensem... more info
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