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TRIBUTE TO SUBLIME ISLAND STYLE COMES TO VANCOUVER!: Giraffe Aftermath, Brave Ne...

Fri. March 9th 2012 Shark Club Vancouver BC $15

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TRIBUTE TO SUBLIME ISLAND STYLE COMES TO VANCOUVER!: Giraffe Aftermath, Brave New Waves, Hillside Hooligans

Tickets on sale Friday, January 13, 2012 at Redcat, Highlife, Zulu Records & tic...
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Fri. March 9th 2012 Shark Club (No Minors)
9:30pm - 2:00am  Doors at: 8:30pm $15+ adv. early bird

Event Description

Tickets on sale Friday, January 13, 2012 at Redcat, Highlife, Zulu Records & ticketweb.ca. Members of the Victoria BC Ska Society will receive opportunities to purchase discounted tickets and space will be protected for a limited time (before the show sells out).

It was almost four years ago that Kiltlifter Dave's idea to host a Tribute to Sublime concerts on the Island finally came to fruition here on the Island. It was mentioned time and time again. The motivation to do the shows was also inspired by the fact the Victoria BC Ska Society hosted Long Beach Shortbus at Victoria's 6th Annual Ska Festival in 2005. That was a historic show for sure because a similar line-up that was called Shortbus then is now called Sublime with Rome.

That said, one band that reggae/ska lovers all over BC love is Sublime. And we think a great way to celebrate it is to have bands from Victoria, and Vancouver do it in their own style.

Island bands, Brave New Waves and Hillside Hooligans will lead the Tribute to Sublime Island Style torch bringing the mini tour twice to Victoria and Vancouver (both cities will host one bar show and one all ages show) plus special shows (19+) in Nanaimo and Courtenay BC respectively.

For this show they will be playing alongside Vancouver's reggae/dub powerhouse Giraffe Aftermath.

The following night they will play an all ages show Tribute to Sublime show with Maple Ridge BC's punk kings The Wrecktals.

Tribute to Sublime Island style stand out as one of the best memories in recent years for a lot of ska/reggae/punk fans and mainly just good ol' Sublime fans that come in all ages, shapes and sizes. Don't miss out!!

Artists

Giraffe Aftermath
Reggae/Dub/Hip Hop from Vancouver BC
Available for Shows/Gigs
Brave New Waves
Authentic Vancouver Island style music..new sound! from Victoria BC
Unknown
Hillside Hooligans
Reggae / Ska / Punk from Victoria BC
Available for Shows/Gigs

Presented by:

Victoria BC Ska and Reggae Society
Victoria Ska & Reggae Society Statement of Purpose...
Victoria BC
Open / Operational

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TRIBUTE TO SUBLIME ISLAND STYLE COMES TO VANCOUVER!: Giraffe Aftermath, Brave New Waves, Hillside Hooligans @ Shark Club Mar 9 2012 - Oct 21st @ Shark Club

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