Fast Folk Underground 2Oth Anniversary Show
featuring The Mahones, Eugene Ripper and The Warped 45's


The Mahones official site
Eugene Ripper official site
Warped 45's (MySpace)

Trailblazing modern rocker/songwriter Eugene Ripper, surfaces in Toronto with some mighty awesome help from The Mahones (who will headline the event) to celebrate 20 years of The Fast Folk Underground concert series.

Fast Folk Underground 20th Anniversary Show!
The Dakota,
249 Ossington Ave (at Dundas)
Thursday Oct 23rd
9:00 PM
$10.00 @ The Door (price includes Eugene Ripper CD)


Performances by:

The Mahones: Canada's #1 Irish Punk folk rockers will headline
this event. On the heels of another successful European tour
the band, lead by singer/songwriter Finny McConnell the band will raise the roof as they continue to promote their latest release THE IRISH PUNK COLLECTION
http://www.myspace.com/themahones

Eugene Ripper: Ripper will be doing his very best impersonation of himself backed up multi instrumentalist Ray Walsh and a potential gaggle of musical friends promoting his latest recording Fast Folk Underground 2.0
http://www.myspace.com/eugeneripper


The Warped 45's: This Toronto based roots rock outfit are hitting all the right notes these days as people tune into their superb debut EP and powerful live performances. This special appearance at the FFU makes this milestone event more exciting with every beat. http://www.myspace.com/thewarped45s


A Brief history of the Fast Folk Underground
Over the course of the last 20 years at events staged in Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax and New York City, Eugene Ripper and a horde of fellow travelers have sketched truly unique reconciliation of gritty urban post-modern styles: Fast, folk or underground! It's a potent brew including likes of The Sadies, Young and Sexy, Fond of Tigers, Nardwuar, The Lowest of the Low, The Hard Rock Miners, Lach, Billy Ficca, The Waltons, Jack Dekeyzer Herald Nix, Joe Keithley, Pepper Sands, Mr Wrong, The ids, I Braineater, Radiogram, The Royal Grand Prix, Dave Rave, The Washington Squares Dave Bidini, hHead, Don Ross, Bobby Wiseman, Paul Bellini, The Delvins, Harrison Ford (yes, Harrison Ford), Matthew Good, Spiral Beach Matt Mays, and so much more…

Last edited by eugene ripper; 10/17/08 01:02 PM.