9:30 door – 10:00 show – $10 at the door
With special guest Rob Crooks
Figure Walking is a two-piece band based in Winnipeg, infamous as Canada’s coldest, most racist city, have taken social criticism and justice to heart, creating an album that is meaningful, unconventional, and exciting. Built on Greg MacPherson’s powerful songwriting, and the relentless backbone of Rob Gardiner’s drumming, The Big Other asks the citizens of the world to “believe in ourselves and to take something from the mistakes we’ve made”.
MacPherson is a G7 Welcoming Committee Records alumni whose music was never strictly ideological or easily categorized. His past two solo albums, Mr. Invitation and Fireball, have both been nominated for the Polaris Music Prize.
Opening for figure Walking is solo pop/dance/post punk style artist named Rob Crooks, based out of St. Catherines.