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Aug 21, Thu, 2014
The Beer Patrice
One grim and frostbitten night - Dr. VonRompenstein, being prone to strokes of brilliance, decides to SEEK THE NEW SOUND!
Genre: Punk, Funk, Gunk
Members:
Harris O'Scumwater
Dr. VonRompenstien
The Infamous Don Pickles
Rufus Preroll
Ugg Gurg
Elk & the Elderly
Progressive Rock based in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.
Members:
James Grenning - Drums
Colin Grenning - Guitar/ Backup Vocals
Doug Laing - Lead vocals/Keys/Guitar
Nick Ryan - Bass
Geoff Sampson - Guitar/Backup Vocals
We all come from different music backgrounds so we just let those influences come out in whatever ways we seem fit. It may or may not be easy to tell, but Geoff's main influence is Opeth (Heritage), Nick's main influence is Rush, Colin's main influence is Built to Spill, Doug's main influence is Mike Patton, and James' is Porcupine Tree.
The Darts
The Darts is a rock band from St. John's Newfoundland.
Coldrift
Jean Beaulieu – lead guitar, vocals
Marty Verville – rhythm guitar, vocals
Matt Vachon - bass, vocals
Dan Gadbois – drums
Genre: Rock/Rock n' Roll/Alternative
Hometown: Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
With its provocative title "The Smoke After Sex", the new album offers a classic rock n' roll sound tinged with southern blues that recognizes the band's diverse influences, including Led Zeppelin, Neil Young and the Foo Fighters. It showcases Jean Beaulieu's powerful voice and guitar hooks across 8 original new songs.
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Aug 22, Fri, 2014
| 9:30 PM |
STRATEGY FOR THE ALTERNATIVE TO GLOBALISATION - BOOK LAUNCH
Meet Gustave Massiah, prominent member of the World Social Forum, and author of :
STRATEGY FOR THE ALTERNATIVE
TO GLOBALISATION
Preface by Immanuel Wallerstein
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Aug 22, Fri, 2014
MAPS
Ambient… Groovy…Sensual…Enlightening… Many other words come to mind when you hear this new band Maps. They’re the purest R & R of 2013, carrying on traditions of the greats as well as exploring new paths to give some hard won music of substance to this modern of age of…? Madness.
Members: Matt Reichenbacher
Patrick Hunter
Connor Anderson
Kyle Anderson
SWAYING TUESDAYS
SWAYING TUESDAYS are a pop music firestorm. Born amidst the humid summers and harsh winters of the Great Lakes, SWAYING TUESDAYS are a part of an unstoppable indie explosion that is streamlining the continent (i.e. Best Coast, Beach House, Smith Westerns). Performing every sleek nightclub to lounge hide-a-way in their path, these lads promise to charge every cell and ion between your ears. Reluctantly lead by Brent Lee with his telecaster and Ryman Theatre croon, this new tunesmith proves there is still a place for sidewinding optimism amongst a sea of melancholy. In the CBGB jacket stands the vocalist, his frantic half-brother Greg. On drums sits the impeccable Alex Cockburn, adding in elements of world-beat to their rural grooves. On the bass stands Scott Walker, an alley ruffian that is always quick with a joke and to light up your smoke. Lastly, on the keys is Sean Worster: a classically trained wizard on the keys. Together they make SWAYING TUESDAYS, a radio box healing explosion that can be heard all the way to the Gulf of Mexico.
KarmaCode
Playing music with karma in mind, because what goes around, comes around.
If we have fun playing, You have fun listening and dancing. If you have fun listening and dancing, We have fun playing.
Members Mags - Vocals,
Brian - Bass,
Chris - Drums,
Tim - Guitar & Vocals,
Matt - Guitar
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Aug 23, Sat, 2014
| 5:30 PM |
The Communist Necessity Book Launch
The Communist Necessity is a polemical interrogation of the practice of "social movementism" that has enjoyed a normative status at the centres of capitalism. Despite the fact that the name "communism" has been reclaimed by a variety of important intellectuals, J. Moufawad-Paul argues that, due to a failure to grapple with the concrete questions connected to historical moments of actually making revolution, movementist praxis remains hegemonic. More of a philosophical intervention than a historiography or political economy, The Communist Necessity engages in a quick and pointed manner with a variety of authors and tendencies including Alain Badiou, Jodi Dean, the Invisible Committee, Tiqqun, Théorie Communiste, and others. Moufawad-Paul argues that a refusal to recognize contemporary revolutionary movements from the 1980s to the present results in the reification of a capitalist “end of history” discourse within this movementist conceptualization of theory and practice.
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Aug 23, Sat, 2014
Peoples Social Forum
Asile
Asile, Lieu inviolable, à l'abri des persécutions. Alliage de différents styles musicaux. Repère d'alcoolique et de rageux de la société.
Asile débarque !
Un Pop/Punk aux couleurs de la fête et de la musique !
Le groupe est formé de 3 membres de la région de Soignies :
Thomas L. : guitariste/chanteur
Fabian B. : batteur
Caroline D. : bassiste
Malokio
Malokio is a punk band fro Montreal.
Police Funeral
Empowered by the recalcitrance of the will and the intransigence of freedom. Powered by toxic spewing nuclear plants in the black heart of a violent and soulless colony whose time has come.
With Sophistifucks Band(Toronto)
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