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Event Archive - TRIBUTE TO SUBLIME ISLAND STYLE (SOLD OUT)!: Current Swell, Kiltlifters, Brave New Waves, Jon and Roy

Fri. February 22nd 2008 Capital Ballroom Victoria BC (No Minors)
9:30pm - 2am doors at 9pm
Sold Out
Local ska/reggae bands Current Swell w/Jon Middleton, The Kiltlifters, and Brave New Waves come together to give you want you've all thought would be a great idea but that's never been done our way;) Each band will perform different Sublime tunes putting their own style into each one. Tickets are expected to go fast for this show so be sure to get on it early! TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW ON WWW.TICKETWEB.COM

February 22nd/2008 day would have been Brad Nowell's 40th birthday.


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Current Swell

Roots rock from the westcoast of canada. more info

Kiltlifters (Van Isle ska/reggae/rock)

If you’ve forgotten how to party then take a crash course from these Nanaimo-based musical dervishes, who deliver a wacky version of west coast ska that has been accessorized with hilarious vocals, a four-man horn line, and a mandate to get the whole crowd going crazy. The band consists of drummer Brodie Ketelsen, vocalist/saxman Matthew Carter, ... more info

Brave New Waves (Authentic Vancouver Island style sound!)

Born on the wicked and wild west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, on a sandy beach amongst breaking surf and torrential spring downpours, looking forward to the months of endless sunshine to come , five friends feeling very blessed to live in the tropics of Canada all with a passion for Reggae, Ska, and Surf music with its own unique Va... more info

Jon and Roy (folk, roots, acoustic, reggae)

Jon and Roy went searching for something intangible on their fourth recording, Let it Go. Suffice it to say, they found it. Freedom — from artistic constraints, from audience expectations — became a recurring theme for the duo during the creation of Let it Go. If there was one rule for longtime friends and collaborators Jon Middleton (gui... more info