Published Aug 20, 2008Following the recent release of the Exclaim!-approved Vernacular Violence EP, Torontos electro rockabilly maestro Slim Twig is gearing up for a little live action. This week, the pompadoured Slim and his live band will be hitting the road for a string of cross-Canada tour dates, making a mess of several clubs in the process.
Things kick off Friday night in Brantford, ON, before Slim heads out across the Prairies and hits the West coast. More dates are expected to be added the touring schedule shortly, and for updates check Slims label home Paper Bag Records .
For now, here are the dates so far:
8/22 Brantford, ON Ford Plant
9/6 Toronto, ON The Music Gallary
9/18 Montreal, QC Blue Dog Motel
9/19 Guelph, ON Kazoo Fest
10/4 Winnipeg, MB Pyramid Cabaret
10/7 Calgary, AB The Warehouse
10/8 Edmonton, AB Starlite Room
10/10 Vancouver, BC Richards on Richards
10/11 Victoria, BC Sugar Nightclub
Slim Twig "Tropics