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54•40 counts 36 years, 22 albums ahead of 2 hometown gigs

Type “54-40” in Google; you’ll likely get “14” before the numerous achievements of one of the city’s most famous — and long-lived — bands. But 54-40’s release Keep on Walking next month also happens to be the quartet’s fourteenth full album. Launched in an East Vancouver bar in 1981, they boast three platinum-selling albums – […]

54•40 And EL Mocambo Records Teaming Up!

Michael Wekerle and El Mocambo Entertainment Inc. are proud to announce the signing of iconic Canadian alt-rockers 54•40 to their new artist and label services arm, El Mocambo Records. The signing includes the release of 54•40’s new single, “Keep on Walking,” and coincides with the band’s induction into the Halls of Fame of both the Independent Music Awards (The Indies) […]

54•40 to be Inducted Into Hall of Fame at Canadian Music Week 2017

Canadian Music Week (CMW) has announced 54•40 as an inductee into the Hall of Fame at both The 17th Annual Independent Music Awards (The Indies) and the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards. The band will also be performing at The Indies, taking place at the Phoenix Concert Theatre on Wednesday, April 19th and at […]