LONDON PUNK FESTIVAL 2019
This event is for over 18s only - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.
London Punk Festival 2019 featuring
ANTI-NOWHERE LEAGUE * DISCHARGE * CHRON GEN * STEVE IGNORANT & SLICE OF LIFE
VICE SQUAD * THE RAMONAS * CRMINAL MIND * KNOCK OFF
+ special guests to be announced soon.
Two Rooms // One Night
Anti Nowhere League released their debut single "Streets of London" b/w "So What" in 1981. "So What" has since become the band's anthem and has been covered by Metallica who play the track regularly to this day in concert. This was followed up by their seminal debut album "We are...the League" in 1982 on WXYZ Records & the "Live in Yugoslavia" album. Anti-Nowhere League split in the late 1980's and reformed to much excitement and several critically acclaimed albums.
Discharge are a british hardcore punk band formed in 1977. Their debut album "Hear Nothing, See Nothing, Say Nothing" went to #2 in the indie charts in 1982. Discharge have been covered by Metallica, Anthrax and Sepultura. Discharge were a part of the infamous 'Apocalypse" Tour with The Exploited, Anti-Pasti & Chron Gen.
Chron Gen released their debut single "Puppets of War" in 1981. The single spent 10 months in the UK indie charts and was followed by their debut album "Chronic Generation" in 1982. The album featured the singles "Reality" and their cover of Elton Motello's "Jet Boy Jet Girl" and reached #53 in the National LP Charts. Chron Gen were a part of the infamous 'Apocalypse" Tour with The Exploited, Anti-Pasti and Discharge and they also toured the USA with Anti-Nowhere League before splitting up in 1984.
Crass co-founder Steve Ignorant bring his Slice of Life band to perform music old and new.
Vice Squad are fronted by raucous voiced singer/guitarist Beki Bondage who was featured on the front cover of a number of influential music tabloids such as Melody Maker, NME, Sounds, Record Mirror and Smash Hits. The band are 100% DIY and has no record company or management backing. Since reforming Vice Squad in 1997 the band has released several albums with powerful punk songs that are very well received by fans and press.
The Ramonas are the UK's all girl tribute to the Ramones.
Criminal Mind formed in 2008 in Bristol. They have released two albums and supported The Ruts, The Exploited, GBH, Buzzcocks, UK Subs, Sham 69 and Subhumans.
Knock Off are a hard hitting punk trio taking influences from classic punk. With 3 albums under their belts released through Step-1 Music, Randale Records and Longshot Music, and a Single launched through Human Punk Records Knock Off are aiming to be heard.