“I see those deprived of work, of food, of life outside the neighborhood,” sings Farah (Baya Medhaffar). Its Tunis, summer 2010. The Jasmine Revolution is still a few months in the future. Eighteen-year-old Farah (Baya Medhaffer), the lead singer in a political rock band, and her musician friends are making the Ben Ali government uneasy.
PETUNIA & THE VIPERS “DEAD BIRD ON THE HIGHWAY” ALBUM RELEASE PARTY
September 24th, 2016 at The Rickshaw Theatre (254 E Hastings)
with guests Crow Quill Night Owls
The 9th Annual Accordion Noir Festival is gearing up for this year’s celebration of underground squeezebox culture, dubbed Love Potion #9. The festival takes place in venues around Vancouver including The York Theatre, The Wise Hall, LanaLou’s and Spartacus Books, Sept. 8 -11, 2016.
They are bringing an epic and rare treat for Pink Floyd fans – the band will be covering 47 years worth of Pink Floyd’s legendary repertoire from 1967 to 2014, ranging from the band’s earliest release to their final album; from the psychedelic misadventures of Arnold Layne to the final float down The Endless River.