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11th Annual Block Party
June 30, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Join us at The Commercial on June 30th and July 1st, 2023, for an unforgettable musical extravaganza! Experience the 11th annual block party, featuring a lineup of Western Canada’s elite powerhouse bands. Day 1 pays tribute to the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, with Canada’s finest tribute bands rocking the stage. Get ready to rock out to the music of Guns n Roses, Van Halen, and Metallica, performed by The Nightrain from Saskatoon, Fair Warning from Vancouver, and Disposable Heroes from Calgary. On Day 2, prepare for a night of high-energy funk, soul, and R&B, as Vancouver’s own Five Alarm Funk takes the stage, along with special guests and the best that Edmonton has to offer, The Superband and Uptown. Don’t miss this epic event of incredible live music and unforgettable performances!
The Nightrain stands as Canada’s premier Guns N’ Roses tribute band, setting the stage on fire with their authentic attire, signature passion, and a true rock ‘n’ roll spirit. Channeling the classic Guns N’ Roses lineup of 1987, they unleash an explosive “Appetite for Destruction” that will transport you back to the glory days of the renowned rock icons. The Nightrain captures the essence of Guns N’ Roses’ legendary performances, as their style and swagger chase you down like a shot of Tennessee Whiskey.
Fair Warning stands proudly as Canada’s premier tribute to the iconic rock band Van Halen, specializing in the electrifying sound of their early years. With meticulous attention to detail, they faithfully recreate the high-octane energy, blistering guitar solos, and infectious anthems that defined Van Halen’s legacy. Prepare to be transported back in time as Fair Warning delivers an exhilarating live experience, capturing the essence of the legendary rock pioneers.
Disposable Heroes reigns as Canada’s premier tribute to the legendary hard rock band Metallica, specializing in the raw power and aggression of their early classics. With unwavering dedication, they flawlessly recreate the thunderous riffs, blistering solos, and intense stage presence that defined Metallica’s iconic sound. Disposable Heroes unleashes the fury of early Metallica tunes, taking audiences on a headbanging journey back to the golden era of thrash metal.
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