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The Shuffle Demons
March 10 /3:00 pm 6:00 pm
The Shuffle Demons Live at The Dakota Tavern!!
The Shuffle Demons first broke onto the Canadian music scene in 1984with an electrifying musical fusion that drew in equal measure fromSun Ra, Charles Mingus, Run DMC and the Beastie Boys. The band was oneof the first indie acts to break out on MuchMusic. This band was genrebending, highly visually entertaining, funny, and best of all, couldreally PLAY. All their eye catching, crowd pleasing stunts were backedup by incredibly solid musicianship and real ground-breaking playing.Over a twenty eight year span The Shuffle Demons have released eightCDs, two hit videos, won several music awards, done numerous tv andradio appearances and toured nationally and internationally including25 cross Canada tours, 5 US tours, 16 European tours, as well as toursof Mexico, India, China, Japan, Thailand, South Korea, Australia, NewZealand and Cuba playing on big festival stages, theatres and clubs.The band continues the tradition today with a great line-up of playersthat includes Juno Award winner Richard Underhill -sax & vox, PerryWhite and Kelly Jefferson – saxes, George Koller – bass and Stich Wynston -drums.Expect the same exciting, no holds barred performances that featurewild romps in the crowd, free jazz moments, danceable funk, poetry,killer solos and more