NXNE 2012 Official Day Party
I BLAME YOKO
Official Day Party Showcase at NXNE 2012
a FREE Official Day Party Showcase
in affiliation with Katuwapitiya.com
Thursday, June 14th 2012 | The Horseshoe Tavern | 12:30 - 5:30pm
370 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON Canada | 19+
(No Badge Required)
Summer is here and I BLAME YOKO is back producing our next day party showcase during NXNE 2012! Its all happening at the world famous Horseshoe Tavern on Queens Street. A historic Toronto, ON venue and a staple for presenting some of the best live music from around the world.
The event is FREE to attend and will feature 7 up and coming independent "buzz" musical acts from Canada and the United States.
Serena Pryne and the Mandevilles (Ontario, CA) 5:00PM
Son of the Sun (Buffalo, NY) 4:15PM
The Waxbills (Ontario, CA) 3:30PM
Allosaurus (Ontario, CA) 2:45PM
Elk (Ontario, CA) 2:00PM
The Tins (Buffalo, NY) 1:15PM
Cai.ro (Ontario, CA) 12:30PM
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