Handsome Distraction Tour and New Release

handsome distractionVictoria, B.C.’s Handsome Distraction will be jumping into their RV this fall for the upcoming ‘A Mighty Tour’ through western Canada. Sponsored by Cariboo Beer, the band will be playing across BC and Alberta to support their latest EP, A Mighty Roar, released in May 2013. It was recorded at The Noise Floor Recording Studio with engineer Jordan Koop and mixed/mastered by Adam Sutherland at Infinity Studios.

Handsome Distraction has also announced a contest, where fans can win a chance to win tickets, merch, and party with the band in their tour RV on the night of the show. Winners also get free beer courtesy of Cariboo Brewing. For full contest details, check out the announcement video on the band’s website:


Sept. 19 – Abbotsford, BC – Gator’s Pub
Sept. 20 – Vancouver, BC – The Cobalt
Sept. 21 – Kamloops, BC – The Dirty Jersey
Sept. 25 – Edmonton, AB – Wunderbar
Sept. 26 – Calgary, AB – Dicken’s Pub
Sept. 27 – Calgary, AB – The New Black
Sept. 28 – Red Deer, AB – TBA

Handsome Distraction has taken a steady approach toward breaking into the rock music scene since its formation in 2009. Its refreshing, upbeat rock sound and authentic and energetic stage performance sets them aside from the surplus of other bands in the rock genre today. The band continues to earn their place among the best in Canadian rock music, receiving play across the country on college and mainstream radio.

Stream A Mighty Roar for free: http://handsomedistraction.bandcamp.com/

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Written by Destrukto. Original content here: Canadian Music News

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Destrukto is a musician, songwriter and producer from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada with college diplomas in both business and computers. Destrukto has spent well over 10 years playing in, recording and promoting Canadian bands.