The first ever MAY DAY FESTIVAL OF SOLIDARITY will take place between 12pm and 10pm on SUNDAY MAY 1ST 2016 at BARNSLEY ROCK & BLUES VENUE, S75 2BA. The festival will be a celebration of International Worker’s Day, bringing together Socialist voices from up and down the land.
David Bowie passed away yesterday following an 18 month battle with cancer. He released his latest album ‘Blackstar’ last week (January 8) on his 69th birthday.
“Atrocity Exhibition” was a two-day symposium on Joy Division held at the University of Limerick on November 25th and 26th 2015. Following on from previous successful international symposia, the research cluster ‘Popular Music and Popular Culture’, at the University of Limerick convened the symposium to examine the significant contribution of Joy Division to popular music and culture.
John Jenkins & Band, live at the Magnet, as part of We Shall Overcome Liverpool, 04/10/2015.
Los Bonsais, live at Islington Mill, during Manchester Popfest, Manchester, UK, 16/08/2015.
Indie / pop / noise from Asturias (Spain).
Keel Her, live at Kraak gallery during Manchester Popfest, Manchester, UK, 15/08/2015. 22mins/HD
Percussion ensemble Rithim, live during the Hotter Than July world music festival, Meeting House Square, Dublin, Ireland, 19/07/2015.
A new report by Next Big Sound, aimed at bands, presents the state of the music industry in the USA from a data point of view.
Runnin´ Riot, “Lost Generation”, “Worrying Times On The Picket Lines”, “Alcoholic Heroes” + “Runnin´ Riot”, live at the Grand Social, Dublin, Ireland, 15/02/2014, playing together with Jollars, Section 4, Hardcase and the Oppressed.
Videos + more info : http://wp.me/P3cxQ9-mBJ
Start Stop Start Again, live at Voodoo, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 29/11/2013, playing with Padlock, No Matter, Mohican Jack & Glen Matlock.
Video (17 mins., HD) + more info : http://wp.me/P3cxQ9-ejC
Derkovbois (anti-fascist Oi! / streetpunk from Hungary), live at New Ross CDP, New Ross, Ireland, 28/11/2013, playing together with the Jollars, Rédi (acoustic punk project from Hungary) and Found On The Floor.
Video (28 mins., HD) + more info : http://wp.me/P3cxQ9-e6b
Culture Shock, (anarcho-punk / ska, UK), live at the Warzone Centre, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 11/10/2013.
Video (49 mins., HD) + more info : http://wp.me/P3cxQ9-6ow