First up we join some new and old friends on May 18 at Distortion, if you’re not heading out of town (and at the time of this writing, it seems like camping might be a bit of a stretch unless you’re planning on sleeping in an igloo) we hope you’ll join us to kick off the long weekend.
Next up, Calgary’s got a brand new music fest to celebrate International Ave. Come check out us and over 60 bands on Saturday, May 26 at the East Town Get Down, tickets available now.
We’ll be taking some time off in July and August so we’re trying to cram a bunch of shows into June, stay tuned Medicine Hat fans, after 12 years we might finally be coming your way. We’ll also be hitting up Dickens on Friday, June 29 with the Resignators from Australia and then we’ll be heading over to Revelstoke the next day, June 30th, to play once again in their amazing summer street festival.
We’re excited to be joining a whole whack of amazing bands at this year’s Big Winter Classic Festival (January 18 -21). Get your passes here: https://www.myshowpass.com/big2018/ and use this promo code to save $26 on a weekend pass! promo code: 14547
If you have the misfortune of not being able to make it out to multiple nights of the festival, we recommend joining us on Saturday, January 20. Single day pass are now sale as well!
A few exciting shows to help us close out the year. First off, we’re stopping by Broken City for Rockin’ 4 Dollars where we’ll play a few songs including our own take on an Offspring tune.Next up, we stay on the Wednesday train to make our second trip to Late Night at The Plaza on December 13. It’s a great night of entertainment even without your favourite local ska band. This edition is going to have a Christmas/Tarantino theme to it, more details here: https://www.latenightyyc.com/
Finally, we head back to our old stomping grounds at Vern’s to see Clint and celebrate our favourite bass player’s birthday on December 30th. We’ll try and get on stage before Alex gets too many drinks into him.
Join us at the Ship & Anchor on March 22, 2017 along with our buds the Robot Workers and our friends from Montreal Kman & the 45s
We’ll also be in Golden on April 16 with Brass Action.
We’re gearing up from a BC tour in July as well so stay tuned for more info on that.
New Year’s Resolution: Play more shows. Let’s hope we don’t give up on this one as quickly as some of our personal resolutions. Along that vein, come check us out at one of these fantastic shows:
January 5, 2017 @ Broken City with In Search Of Sasquatch and Abbie Thurgood
January 28, 2017 @ The Royal in Fernie
March 10, 2016 7 Dickens with The Dreadnaughts, K-Man & The 45’s, Caught Off Guard and ATD
We’re working on booking even more so stay tuned.
July 1 Edmonton @ Filthy Mcnasty’s
July 2 Regina @ Mercury Cafe
July 3 Selkirk @ The Merch
July 6 Sudbury @ Asylum
July 7 Toronto @ The Cave
July 8 Montreal @ M bar
July 10 Windsor @ Phog Lounge
July 11 Kitchener @ The Boathouse
July 14 Thunder Bay @ Black Pirates Pub
July 15 Winnipeg @ Cavern Club
Hey Canmore! Join us on Saturday, June 18 as we rock out (ska out?) at the Canmore Hotel (CAN HO!!!) doors at 9 pm. Citizen Rage and The Ruminants too! Should be a good one.
Join us at Dickens on May 13 to celebrate the Belvedere CD release.
Well we’ve got a brand new CD so we best go out and play some live music to try and get you people off the internet and dancing along to it.
September 18, 2015 – Dickens – Class Action, Special Edisons, Nevertime High, Sean Hamilton and the Danger Dogs
We’re excited to playing with some of our best friends and favourite bands, and the Special Edison are going to be releasing the new album as well. This is the show to come to, we can’t wait for it.
In addition to the big CD release, we’re going to be the guesting (that’s a word now) as the house band for Late Night at the Plaza on Wednesday, September 16, 2015. Show starts at 10:00, at you guessed it, The Plaza theatre in Kensington. We’re excited to play it so we hope you are excited to come check it out.
Finally, we’re going to be playing an outdoor show at the ContainR site in Sunnyside on Thursday, September 24. We are on at 6:30 so bring the kids, cover is by donation. This will likely be your last chance of the summer to do some outdoor skanking.
All of us over at Class Action are super excited to be releasing a new EP, Serious Business, this September. It’s been a long time in the works, 3 years since our last release, and we are really pleased with how it turned out. The album has six songs, one of which you can check out not over at https://classactionska.bandcamp.com/
We’ll put up another song a little before the CD release as well so keep an eye out for that.