Western Canadian alternative rock band Zerbin performs at the Queen's Friday (Dec. 6).

Western Canadian alternative rock band Zerbin performs at the Queen's Friday (Dec. 6).

Zerbin bring their musical talents to Nanaimo

NANAIMO – Western Canadian alternative rock band, Zerbin, perform at The Queens Friday (Dec. 6).

Western Canadian alternative rock band Zerbin will be displaying their musical talents with a performance in Nanaimo on Friday (Dec. 6) at The Queens.

Opening the show is the Auliya Vicious Band.

Zerbin, who have roots in Victoria and Edmonton, was born when Jason Zerbin and Peter Mol decided to combine their musical talents nearly four years ago.

Since forming in 2009, Zerbin have shared the stage with the likes of Fun., Awol Nation, and The Flaming Lips.

The alternative rock band received two 2012 Edmonton Music Awards, including Single of the Year, have managed to chart on Top 40 rock charts.

The duo’s music has been featured in the film Going the Distance as well as Degrassi, America’s Next Top Model and in a Coffee-Mate advertisement. They are currently working on a new EP, which they plan to release sometime in 2014.

For more information on the Western Canadian duo, please visit www.zerbinmusic.com.

Zerbin’s show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10/advance or $15/door. Tickets can be purchased at Lucid, The Dog’s Ear, The Queens or online at www.ticketzone.com.