Sat. October 25th 2014 @ The Imperial Vancouver BC (No Minors)
9:30pm doors at 8:30pm
The Slackers long time friends of Victoria BC Ska Society and the Victoria Ska Fest are returning to Vancouver as part of their west coast Canadian tour on Sat. October 25th at Imperial Vancouver! They will be joined by Sammy Kay and Los Furios.
Doors: 8:30pm (Late show :)
Advance tickets $22.50+ on sale now at Highlife, Redcat, & ticketweb.ca
Reigning from Brooklyn NY, The Slackers have been playing their trademark brand ska and rocksteady music since the early ’90s. With a vast collection of albums, The Slackers show no sign of slowing down. They have played over 2000 concerts in 32 different countries.
Bandleader Vic Ruggiero calls The Slackers’ sound “jamaican rock n’ roll... more info
Sammy Kay and the Fast Four (Ska/Rocksteady/Soul)
Sprung from the suburban wasteland of NJ, exported to the concrete jungle of Brooklyn, and now drunk on LA sunshine comes the mess that is Sammy Kay.
After spending his younger days on tour working for Westbound Train, The Slackers, The Skatalites, King Django and many others, Sammy finally threw down the merch bin and picked up a guitar to pou... more info
Los Furios (Ska)
LOS FURIOS - Los Furios is a high-energy Ska/Reggae/Indie band that is quickly rising to international notoriety. Since 2002 they have been committed to entertaining their live audiences with a mash up of music. Los Furios performs an intense mix of reggae and punk infused ska originals (complete with a horn section) sure to get you out on the dan... more info