Fri. August 26th 2011 7pm - 9.30pm (All Ages)
This Fringe kick-off tradition has been extended to two nights of live music from some of the Pacific Northwest's hottest bands. An all-ages old-fashioned block party that will get you in the mood for some Fringing! Includes local acts Mindil Beach Markets and Lola Parks. Part of the 25th Annual Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival.
Mindil Beach (Rock)
For a group with a complex list of influences, Mindil Beach is simply named after a coastline in Darwin, Australia. Through the skillful blending of rock, hip hop, reggae, funk and folk, they've created sonic cocktail that is equal parts soul, adrenaline and swagger. Their diversity of appeal has enabled them to play alongside a wide variety of no... more info
Lola Parks (SOUL FOLK)
Video keeps levidrome front of mind
"FEMALE SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR" - 2012 VIMA
Boho chic SOUL FOLK carried by dangerous lyrics, hypnotic grooves and a seductive voice.
Lola Parks has been turning heads for years. A multi-award winner, including "Most Outstanding Musicianship" and "Female Songwriter of the Year" (and The Q’s “Band of the Year” with her first band, Sonne... more info
VIctoria Musicians Stage Tribute to Gord Downie