Oshawa, ON
Alternative Punk
Packed with raw passion, energy, and a hint of pure Canadian grit; Excuses Excuses is an alternative/punk rock band from Ontario Canada. The trio comprised of guitarist/vocalist Kyle Wilton, bassist Trevor Bowman, and drummer Jason Nicoll is driven to empower people to find strength in self-expression and individualism, and encourages people to live their lives to the fullest potential in our restrictive modern society. Since their fruition 2016 the band has been developing their version of punk-infused alternative rock inspired by Canadian modern-punk bands like PUP The Flatliners and The Dirty Nil along with all your favourite stadium rock bands like Green Day, Billy Talent, My Chemical Romance, and Foo Fighters. ​ Over the past two and a half years of being a band Excuses Excuses has self released two EPs rendering them multiple top ten spots on college radio charts throughout the country, landing them on CBC radio, and building their following and online presence immensely. After sharing the stage with a few influential Canadian acts such as Bleeker, Scenic Route To Alaska, MONOWHALES, cleopatrick, Texas King, and We Were Sharks and finishing their education; they released their sophomore EP, “Catch Me If You Can,” and hit the road, no excuses. In the past year, the band toured extensively throughout Central Canada and Canada’s East Coast playing over 75 shows in roughly 25 cities.
May 10, 2019 10:00 pm Cherry Cola’s, Friday May 10th