May 23 - Ripcordz w/ Chips Ov Oi @ Verns - 18+ Rampant Slime Productions
Montreal's Ripcordz have been a driving force in the Canadian punk community for the last 40 years! After 16 albums, a double LP of greatest hits and countless hours on the road the band is still going strong and hitting the road for the "Not Dead Yet Tour" with founding member Paul Gott (Guitar/Vocals), Alex G (Bass) and new addition Gopal (Drums). Don't miss a night of classic Ripcordz tunes along with songs from their upcoming release "DON'T BUY THE FIRST ALBUM JERK-WAD, BUY THIS ONE!"
Chips Ov Oi
The Edmonton pogo punks are back with their latest album "Boots, Leather, Scarves & Toques". These Cookie Boot Boys are always a crowd favourite.
The Pagans of Northumberland
Comprised of team mates and old friends Calgary's punk rock diehards - The Pagans of Northumberland come from an exceptional pedigree of Canadian punk rock bands including Knucklehead, The Mad Cowboys and the Mother Fuckers. Their songs are straight forward Punk/Oi with a lyrical spectrum of social/political issues as well as religion and football (not always mutually exclusive). Influenced by a wide variety of bands including Stiff Little Fingers, Cocksparrer, Vanilla Muffins, Bad Brains.