The local rockabilly/psychobilly outfit Raygun Cowboys is kicking off a string of gigs throughout western Canada before heading into the studio in June to get to work on a new album. The disc isn’t slated for release until sometime next year, but you’ll be able to hear five new tracks at the band’s upcoming show. Prior to that, frontman Jon Christopherson shared his soundtrack picks with Vue.
Morning: The Cramps, Big Beat from Badsville or Bad Music For Bad People.
Noon: SNFU, If You Swear You’ll Catch No Fish
Night: Robert Johnson, The Complete Recordings / Guns N’ Roses, Appetite for Destruction, depending on what type of night it is.
On the road
Morning: Stray Cats
Noon: Mad Sin / Polecats
Night: Guns N’ Roses, Appetite For Destruction or Demented Are Go V
Sat, May 10 (8 pm)
The Preying Saints, Sam Spade, DJ Doktor Eric
Pawn Shop, $15