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The Dead South, Leeroy Stagger, Del Suelo

Wed. October 3rd 2018 Capital Ballroom $23.50

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The Dead South have been described as outlaws and modern hillbillies, but the be...
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
Wed. October 3rd 2018 Capital Ballroom (No Minors)
8:00pm $23.50

Artists

The Dead South
Leeroy Stagger
Alt Country from Victoria BC
Del Suelo
from Regina Saskatchewan
Available for Shows/Gigs

Presented by:

Atomique Productions
All Genres, All Venues, mainly leading touring acts. We are ...
Victoria BC
Open / Operational

Hard-copy tickets

Physical tickets at: Lyles Place

Event Description

The Dead South have been described as outlaws and modern hillbillies, but the best way to describe the Regina-based band is fearless. They’re a rare musical commodity – a band that’s equally compelling on record as they are on stage.

While The Dead South’s signature blend of bluegrass and classic folk is familiar, it’s also eminently fresh; fuelled by the kind of energy and ethic you’d associate with a punk band. “A lot of our inspiration comes from an old school feel, but our sound is an amalgamation of the we all like, and the punk influence is definitely there,” says vocalist/guitarist Nate Hilts.

Since the release of their second record, Illusion & Doubt (Curve Music/Entertainment One), in late 2016, The Dead South have proven themselves a force to be reckoned with on both sides of the 49th parallel.

Illusion & Doubt recently hit Top 5 on the US Billboard Bluegrass chart and entered the top 30 on the US Country iTunes Chart. That’s fuelled interest in the band’s debut, Good Company, as well, which, though released in 2015, recently hit the Top 50 On Billboard and the Top 20 on US iTunes overall chart

The boost to both albums, Hilts believes, is partially due to the band’s video for ‘In Hell I’ll Be In Good Company,’ which was released in early 2016. “We were late to the game getting videos out for Good Company in general and after we did the ‘In Hell’ video in 2016 we concentrated on releasing Illusion & Doubt and put the video on the back burner. But, a few months after we released it, there was just this huge… BOOM.”

Venue

Capital Ballroom
858 Yates Street
Bar / Nightclub
Capacity600
Open / Operational

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