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    Eugene Ripper (Canada) with Paper Rifles - Free Entry!

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    23 February 19:00 - 22:00
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  • Eugene Ripper is a Canadian punk alt folk pioneer. From his roots with first wave surf punk rockers Stark Naked and the Fleshtones and throughout a storied solo career featuring a unique mashup of punk, folk, roots and rock and roll. Ripper arrives at The Wee Red Bar promoting his 7th album "Altercool"

    Thought I Saw Her

    Ballad of the Hangman

    Matador from America

    “­One of Canada’s most respected yet underexposed songwriters” TORONTO STAR.

    " Ripper puts spikes back in folk music." VANCOUVER PROVINCE.

    Paper Rifles
    Acoustic/indie/punk/rock/singing/hectoring from Edinburgh. Struck Dum Records and Anti-Manifesto. Get to the chorus.

    “One of Scotland's finest intelligent singer/songwriters…this is the most joyous and uplifting of rebellions” – Make That A Take

    “Passionate and gripping blend of stirring acoustic guitar work with stunning vocals” – Rave Child

    “Brilliant songs…listen to them, learn from them, sing along to them” - CPRW

    “Debunks the notion that a singer-songwriter has to conform to a certain type…angry and eloquent and rather compelling” – 17 Seconds

    “Rooted in the fallout of political discourse…splendid, angry” - Yarbles

    “Energetic, socially-conscious odes…definitely a talent to watch” – TV Bomb