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Uprising from Charlottetown, PEI, Canada

Genre: An amazingly complicated mix of different genres like punk, progressive rock, reggae, funk, rock, and alternative. Progrorefuroaltunk for short.

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News & Events: May 18th - Art's Guild with Laterdaze, Ripping Hammer, Tastes Like Burning, Spat, Church, Dreams Among Stars and more

Year founded: 2000

Record Label: Independent

Concepted as a early three piece in 2000 called Stroke Motors. In the summer of 2000 Erik(bass) joined. The group then unfortunatly lost their first drummer in a horrible chocolate bar accident. By fall of 2000 the three boys Brohan(guitar/vocals0 Phil(lead guitar/vocals) and Erik (bass) recruited Bruce(drums). The band frequently changed their name from Stoke Motors to APL to The Pretty Young Things, and in recruiting new lead vocalist Nick(lead vocals/guitar) changed their name to Uprising. The boys have played free shows at Bluefield High and Cornwall Cornfest while recording self produced demos. The band has recently been signed to Pre-Team records and will be recording a new album by the spring

Members & Instruments
Nick Gautier(lead vocals/guitar) Bruce Larter(drums/vocals) Phil MacIsaac(lead guitar/vocals) Brohan Moore(guitar/vocals) Erik VanLunen(bass)

Tour Dates

April 20 at The Boys and Girls Club in Charlottetown, PEI Later Daze with: When All's Been Said, Dreams Among Stars, Ripping Hammer, Uprising
February 20 at Myron's in Charlottetown, PEI with: Bands from, Colonel Gray, Rural, Bluefield
Other Info: Battle of the bands

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