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Thursday, June 12, 2008

better reasons festival


If you want to take a break from the North By North East Festival this weekend, the Better Reasons Festival would be a cool alternative. The festival is a fund raising mission for Sketch - a local group that creates art making opportunities for at-risk youth and the homeless. The festival that kicks off tonight and going on till Saturday will be based out of The Tranzac and features some of the best punk and rock bands Toronto has to offer.

Here's the full schedule:



Thursday June 12, 2008
* Doors open at 8:00pm
Out of this Spark presents:

Forest City Lovers
The Magic
Evening Hymns


Friday June 13, 2008
* Doors open at 8:00pm
Fuzzy Logic Recordings presents:

Lily Frost
Prairie Cat (backed by The Bicycles)
Scraps from Boil Street:
Puppet Shorts by Juliann Wildinrg and Henry Fletcher
Laura Barrett
Peter Project


Saturday June 14, 2008
*Doors at 5:00pm
There is a BBQ feast that begins at 5:00pm
Blocks Recording Club presents:

Kids on TV
Nif-D
The Phonemes
Tradition
Matias Rozenberg