Eugene Ripper – early show in Moncton
Wednesday, August 30 at 6 PM – 8 PM
Toronto-based Eugene Ripper is a Canadian punk/alt folk pioneer. After cutting his rock and roll teeth as a founding guitar slinger for Canada’s first wave surf punkabilly rockers Stark Naked & The Fleshtones, Ripper launched into a storied solo career featuring a unique mashup of punk, folk, roots and rock and roll. He lands in Moncton promoting his 7th album Altercool.
“From barbed fast’ n’ furious solo acoustic punk folk, rockabilly and rock n roll to imaginative storytelling atmospherics and post modern lyrical ballads. It’s a cool and entertaining ride.” Montreal Gazette
“Ripper puts spikes back in folk music.” Vancouver Province