The Spaceship Blues
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The Spaceship Blues


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"Y108 FM"

"Full Tilt" has it all....great hook...memorable...high energy and above's catchy as fuck!!! Its seldom that I crank shit up in the studio... - Andreas Stefani

"Capital Rock Show"

The Spaceship Blues is featured on Episode 39 (EP039) on April 20, 2006. - Podcast from Ottawa, ON

"2007 Spring Music Festival Break Out Band Comptetition"

The Spaceship Blues is entered into the Spring Music Festival Break Out Band Competition along with 9 other bands. Featured spot on Y 108 FM's 'Get Hammered' Indie Spotlight. Top 5 Bands perform at The Red Rooster on May 3 to determine the winner. - BLR Entertainment / Y 108 FM

"CFMU 93.3 FM McMaster Radio"

Week of July 19, 2005 - 24
Week of July 26, 2005 - 06
Week of Aug 02, 2005 - 21 - Top 30

"C101.5 FM Mohawk Radio"

Week of Sep 12, 2005 - 26
Week of Sep 19, 2005 - 20
Week of Sep 26, 2005 - 18
Week of Oct 03, 2005 - 09
Week of Oct 10, 2005 - 02
Week of Oct 17, 2005 - 01
Week of Oct 24, 2005 - 01 - Top 30

"2006 Readers Choice Awards"

The Spaceship Blues was voted Hamilton Favorite Orginal Local Band. - Veiw Magazine



TITLE: The Spaceship Blues, Self Titled Full Length Album
AIRPLAY: Y108 FM Get Hammered Indie Show, CFMU 93.3 FM McMaster Radio (Hamilton), Local-Radio (Bremen, Germany), CFBU 103.7 FM Brock Radio (St. Catharines) ...more to come.

TITLE: The Spaceship Blues, Self-Titled EP
RELEASE DATE: February 2005
AIRPLAY: Has received air play by local College and University Radio Stations, as well as the Get Hammered Indie Show on Y108 FM. Held #1 for three weeks at C 101.5 FM Mohawk Mohawk Radio. "Full Tilt" added to podcast on . Feature podcast on Capital Rock Show (Episode 039, April 20, 2006), IndieCan's The Toronto Indie Scene Episode VI (April 24, 2006), BlogTO Podcast (May 04, 2006), Cygnus Radio, AMPed Podcast via Capital Rock Show (July 3, 2006) and more, Entered in Axe Hounds 'Rock To The Top' Contest (September 2006).


TITLE: The Spaceship Blues Demo




The Spaceship Blues found its beginnings when Mike Nixon (Guitar) and George Warford (Vocals) were introduced through friends and quickly realized that they shared a mutual appreciation for many different styles of music. From classic rock to alternative, electronic beats to industrial angst, the two musicians drew on many different influences to hone in their own musical style. A rich blend of power and emotion flavor their Rock and Roll concoction and give listeners a ride that is both compelling and memorable.

After playing with a number of musicians for a few years, the pair eventually hooked up with a couple of NixonsÕ high school friends. Jay Shrubsall (Drums) and Tim Snazel (Bass) joined The Spaceship Blues after their band Edith Keeler (must die) suddenly dispersed. Shrubsall, the man behind the drums, has a reputation for smashing the skins with authority and passion. Boasting a thunderous style and evil chops, he has all the right tools to help the band blast their way into the hearts of fans. Tim Snazel is in charge of flicking the deep, dark bass strings for the band. As a practiced guitar player, Snazel knows all the right grooves to lay over NixonsÕ psychedelic riffs, while locking in on the drums like a viper on its prey. Together the two musicians were the final peices and the line up was complete for The Spaceship Blues.

Currently, the band has just finished recording its newest album. Says Nixon ,ÒThe new album promises to be a serious artistic statement and a melting pot of a million influences.Ó Their previous Self Titled EP received generous airplay on a number of radio stations and podcasts including; Y108Õs Get Hammered Indie Show; CFMU 93.3 FM (Top 30 - 3 weeks); C 101.5 FM (Top 30 - 7 weeks, holding #1 for 3 weeks); CKXU 88.3 FM (Top 30 - 1 week); Capital Rock Show (EP 039); BandRadio Live; IndieCan Music; Axe Hound (Rock To The Top Contest); Blog TO and AMPed, as well as being voted Favorite Local Band in the View Magazines 2006 Readers Choice Awards. The band is doing its best to get out and play as many shows as possible, so keep your eyes open for a show near you and your ears open for more new music from The Spaceship Blues.

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