Chixdiggit!

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Members

L - R
K.J. - Vocals & Guitar
Tyler Pickering - Drums
Mark O'Flaherty - Guitar
Kepi - Bass


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Twenty-five years after forming a band based on t-shirts they made before ever picking up their instruments, Calgary’s Chixdiggit still sounds like catchy summer tunes blasting from car windows. Specializing in three-minute songs that stick in your head for the next three weeks, Chixdiggit has always been more riff than raff. In spite of nearly three decades of a fluid band line-up anchored by singer/guitarist KJ Jansen, their enthusiastic brand of post-punk pop is neither faded nor jaded.
Jansen makes use of personal pronouns to draw the listener into stories we have all lived, memoirs of summer flings, infatuation, flirting at day jobs, catalogue models and feeling a bit mystified by life. The tales are charming without being corny, unselfconscious and even a bit cheeky, a cheekiness which gives a lot of space to insert a tongue. Some truths are laid bare with humour, and others are knocked unconscious with it. Wrapped up in unshakable melodies and hooks to rival an elementary school hallway you find parody so close to home that it lives in your back yard.
With a Fall tour and a sixth album being released by Fat Wreck Chords in September 2016, fans of the band have much to look forward to. 2012 is the title of the new album that highlights a full year of the band on tour. It’s an exhilarating experience from start to finish that leaves you feeling like you were right there with them: around the world and back again. All in just under 25 action packed minutes!



Tours

DateLocationClubTickets
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09/09/16 Edmonton, AB Canada Brixx
09/21/16 Montreal, QC, Canada Petit Campus BUY
09/22/16 Ottawa, ON Canada House of Targ BUY
09/23/16 Toronto, ON Canada Bovine Sex Club BUY
09/24/16 Toronto, ON Canada Bovine Sex Club BUY


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