According to the Gospel of Punk, first there was The Sex Pistols & The Clash and the rest followed. The first of those bands from outside London were Buzzcocks. They even promoted the famous Free Trade Hall Sex Pistols gig in Manchester in 1976 which spawned a plethora of bands from the small gathering that [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Festivals'
Terry Lane - Sunday 11.08.13, 12:57pm
Terry Lane - Sunday 28.07.13, 12:00pm
Win 2 Tickets to the ME1 – Music Event One Festival on Saturday 3rd August
Music Event One returns to Medway with pioneering punk band Buzzcocks. Support comes from local garage pop hero and ex-The Prisoners front-man Graham Day (& The Forefathers), young contemporary upstarts Dexters, and one of the leading lights of the late [...]
Terry Lane - Sunday 21.07.13, 12:26pm
Across Medway (from east to west) in Gillingham, Chatham & Rochester venues including The Barge, Nags Head, Billabong Club, Eagle Tavern, Gordon House Hotel, Ye Arrow, Granville Arms, Singapora, Guildhall Museum and The Crown, the Homespun independent Medway music festival was a massive success on every level. The gigs were all well attended and very [...]
Terry Lane - Tuesday 11.06.13, 20:11pm
Homespun is a collaboration between local Medway bands & promoters (Medway Eyes, Motherboy, Tea & Suburban Kings). Forces are working together to bring a packed weekend of the best in local music in several local venues on the weekend of 12th – 13th July.
All events are free entry, except for three evening gigs taking [...]
John Williams - Friday 17.05.13, 19:26pm
It seems an age since being seduced by the incredibly soulful voice of John Newman on Feel the Love a number one debut single for London band Rudimental. A steady flow of releases from the album Home have followed, all sounding good enough for me to be among the many eagerly anticipating their debut album.