News — October 5th, 2004

Boompa gives Thanks

FACT 1: In Canada Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in October. Unlike the American tradition of remembering Pilgrims and settling in the New World, Canadians give thanks for a successful harvest season which happens earlier in Canada due to the simple fact that Canada is further north.

FACT 2: The Salteens are throwing a party at Vancouver’s premier venue, the Railway Club (579 Dunsmuir St.) on Saturday, Oct. 9th. Featuring the alt-country inspired rock ‘n’ roll of Leeroy Stagger and the laptop beats of Windows 78.