Thu - Oct. 21
Red Dog Tavern, Peterborough
Fast Romantics are Matthew Angus (vocals, guitar), Kirty (vocals, guitar, percussion), Kevin Black (guitar), Jeffrey Lewis (bass), Lisa Lorenz (keyboards), and Nick McKinlay (drums). Their single Julia was hailed by NPR as “triumphant” andCBC’s Q described their LP American Love as “a revelation of a record.” The band found top 20 commercial radio success in Canada with Why We Fight, and earned multiple #1 songs on CBC Music’s national chart. Winners of SOCAN’s songwriting prize, “best pop group” at the SIRIUS XM Indies, and short-listed for Reeperbahn Festival’s Anchor Award in Germany, as well as the Prism Prize in Canada. The six-piece is based in Toronto and have toured nationally and internationally over a dozen times.