MITTWOCH 15.01.2014 Einlass: 20 Uhr First Band: WHAM BAM BODYSLAM: 20:30h Eintritt: € 8,- // € 4,- für GEI Saisonkartenbesitzer/innen << AK only >> ** The Dreadnoughts (Vancouver, CAN) One part roaring sea shanty, one part haunting folk melody, and a solid chaser of gut-crunching street punk:The Dreadnoughts are Vancouver's biggest, baddest, drunkest, punkest folk band. Since their humble beginnings in 2006, drinking and playing in the roughest dive bars in the city, the Dreadnoughts have built a large and loyal following in Vancouver. They are often recognized as one of the best live bands in the city. They embrace the old-school destructive chaos of live punk, and they don't stop until the audience is exhausted, sweaty, happy, and usually pissed to the gills. ** Wham Bam Bodyslam WHAM BAM BODYLSAM exist since 2008 and they released their first LP in 2011. 2012 they followed it up with a Split-7” with the legendary Swingin’ Utters from San Francisco. It’s minimalistic, energetic folk-music with a special twist. Hints of Viennese waltz and old style Austrian folk clearly let their ancestry shine through the classic American folk and country influences. The singer’s rough voice brings out the punk roots of the band. The lyrics tell stories of social differences, fear, joy, travelling and drinking. Countless gigs in DYI-style so far brought them through Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany and Slovenia… https://www.facebook.com/whambambodyslam?fref=ts https://www.facebook.com/thedreadnoughts?fref=ts
Label: Stomp Records, Stomp Records
Manager: Matt Collyer
Bio: The Dreadnoughts: One part roaring sea shanty, one part haunting Irish melody, and a solid chaser of gut-crunching street punk. This ragtag group of drunken misfits stays true to the ancient ballads and bawlers that once drove sailors around the world, all the while smashing out modern punk with ...See Full Bio
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