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Thu
23
Mar
Square Promotion
Category: Touring Shows

Seun Kuti & Egypt 80

SEUN KUTI & EGYPT 80 Youngest son of the late, great Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti heads to Bristol with the legendary Egypt 80 band. A true ambassador of the the afrobeat movement, the young...

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Fri
24
Mar
Space
Category: Touring Shows

Space

During the 90’s Space amassed 6 top 20 singles and two top 5 albums. Cheeky, scouse outfit whose quirky, uplifting brand of indie-pop has produced many smiles, as well as some irresistible tunes ('Neighbourhood',...

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Sat
25
Mar
fdog
Category: Touring Shows

Ferocious Dog

Ferocious Dog offer a full-on six-piece sound that encompasses folk infused with rock, reggae and Celtic vibrations. The combination of instruments creates a palette of sound that offers infinite variations:...

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Sun
26
Mar
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Category: Touring Shows

ill Nino

ILL NIÑO's Latin roots run bloody and deep. Melodic vocals, bilingual lyrics, flamenco guitars, tribal drums and Latin percussion, and Salsa-infused bass lines make up the groundbreaking sound that defines...

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Tue
28
Mar
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Category: Touring Shows

Steve’n’Seagulls

The greatest stories ever told tend to start in a stable, and so it is with Steve ‘n’ Seagulls, the bad-ass bluegrass maestros from rural Finland whose skilful re-workings of some of metal’s finest...

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Thu
30
Mar
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Category: Touring Shows

Slowdive

Slowdive is a dream pop/shoegaze band that formed in 1989 in Reading, England, United Kingdom. Signed to Creation Records in 1990 and initially championed by the British music press, the band scored a UK...

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Fri
31
Mar
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Category: Touring Shows

Effigy: Day One ft. Big Business + Whores. + Brutus & more

Effigy presents two days of bands spanning math to sludge to hardcore and more @ Exchange + The Stag & Hounds, Bristol. Weekend tickets: £20adv / Friday only: £15adv / Saturday only: £11adv Day...

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Fri
31
Mar
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Dub Pistols All-Nighter

Dub Pistols return to The Fleece for an all-nighter special, along with the full band playing a show they will also be DJing through the night with special guests! Sometimes you have to go through the...

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Sat
01
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Effigy: Day Two ft. Bossk + Employed to Serve + Svalbard & more

Effigy presents two days of bands spanning math to sludge to hardcore and more @ Exchange + The Stag & Hounds, Bristol.. Weekend tickets: £20adv / Friday only: £15adv / Saturday only: £11adv Day...

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Sat
01
Apr
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Category: Tributes

John Coghlan’s Quo

John Coghlan's Quo Featuring John Coghlan - The Heartbeat of Quo John Coghlan joined Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in their newly-formed band ‘The Spectres’ in 1962. The group went through a series...

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Tue
04
Apr
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The Toasters

The Toasters are one of the original American third-wave ska bands. Founded in New York way back in 1981 by Buck. We’ve released 9 studio albums, with labels such as Moon Ska Records, Megalith Records,...

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Thu
06
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Snuff + Wonk Unit

Unhappy with what they were hearing on BBC Radio, the members of Snuff got together in 1986 with the intention of "taking the piss out" of mainstream music and to have a little fun. With the original line-up...

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Sun
09
Apr
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My Baby

The Amsterdam band MY BABY is coming back to the UK in 2017 for a new tour. The band recently announced they have finished recording their third album and will release the “Shamanaid” successor in March....

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Sun
09
Apr
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Acid Reign

British thrash metallers Acid Reign are back and play Exchange Bristol as part of their upcoming UK tour. Formed in 1985, the group was active until 1991. They released their first demo in 1987 and quickly...

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Tue
11
Apr
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Mélanie Pain

Parachute Tour 2017 "The same off-kilter energy as Macy Gray combining a head-soothingly soft delivery with edgy emotion about love and damaged romance." - Mojo Magazine Mélanie Pain is known for her work as vocal...

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Wed
12
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Aesthetic Perfection + William Control + Army of the Universe

Aesthetic Perfection is an American electronic-industrial musical project created by Daniel Graves in 2000. The style is reminiscent of many aggrotech, industrial, dance music bands, while also leaning towards...

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Thu
13
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Nubiyan Twist

Nubiyan Twist are a 12 piece outfit based in Leeds/London, fusing groove driven music from around the world with soundsystem culture and jazz inspired improvisation. A culmination of musicians, DJ's and producers alike, ...

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Sun
16
Apr
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Category: Tributes

The Wurzels – Easter Sunday Show

Having recently celebrated 40 years of carrying forward the songs of Adge Cutler, The Wurzels return to The Fleece this Easter Sunday. Get a couple o’ pints down ‘ee then. A Brief History of The Wurzels-...

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Thu
20
Apr
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Booze & Glory

Booze & Glory is a punk rock band from London, England, playing working class protest music with a heavy debt to proud Oi and street punk groups of the past. They've played across the U.K. as well as in Germany, supporti...

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Sat
22
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Jehst

Having been at the forefront the UK’s Hip-Hop scene for the past decade and a half, Jehst has asserted himself as possibly the most influential rapper to ever emerge from these shores. Bursting onto...

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Sun
23
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

King King

“Hot, Blue and Righteous” Classic Rock Having scored three radio hit singles on Planet Rock with the songs Crazy, Hurricane, and most recently, Rush Hour, King King received a nomination for Best...

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Mon
24
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Frankie Ballard

The best music is about connection, that place where words and music allow an artist's reality to fire real emotion in listeners. And it's just that connection that has been at the heart of Frankie Ballard's...

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Tue
25
Apr
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Counterfeit

U.K. punk band Counterfeit exploded onto the London scene in 2015 with their feral debut "Come Get Some." The band was created by three former members of the Darling Buds. Along with guitarist Tristan Marmont...

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Thu
27
Apr
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Stone Foundation

The musical bond between Neil Sheasby and Neil Jones is as concrete as their band name: Stone Foundation. It needed to be to survive over a decade of trial, error and frequent returns to the drawing board...

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Fri
28
Apr
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While She Sleeps

'Brainwashed’, the second full-length from Sheffield’s While She Sleeps, is not just an album. It’s a mission statement. It’s the culmination of what the band’s five members – vocalist Loz Taylor,...

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Sat
29
Apr
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Category: Touring Shows

Abstract Orchestra does DILLA

The Abstract Orchestra is an allstar Hip-hop Big Band made of the finest musicians in the U.K that have recorded and toured with the top acts in the world Inspired by the legendary live performances of...

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Mon
01
May
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Category: Touring Shows

Marianas Trench

Not only is Marianas Trench the deepest known spot in any ocean (located in the floor of the North Pacific Ocean), it's also a Vancouver-based rock band that is the brainchild of vocalist/guitarist Josh Ramsay. Ramsay --...

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Wed
03
May
INTERARMA
Category: Touring Shows

INTER ARMA + CELESTE

Richmond's Inter Arma are back with latest album, 'Paradise Gallows', nine sweeping tracks over 71 minutes of expansive, progressive heaviness, blending doom, post-metal, sludge, prog and black & death...

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Thu
04
May
Afriquoi
Category: Touring Shows

Afriquoi

Live African dance music, fusing Congolese guitar + Gambian kora virtuosity with UK electronic sensibilities to create captivating, beautiful, dancefloor- friendly new music for a new generation of world...

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Fri
05
May
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Category: Touring Shows

UK Subs

2017 will be the UK Subs' 40th anniversary as they remain one of the most respected and revered bands on the punk scene. Emerging as a high-speed R&B band, the Subs formed in 1977, with ever-present vocalist...

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Sat
06
May
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Category: Touring Shows

Skinny Lister

They’ve held gigs in Land Rovers. They’ve sung while wing-walking. They’ve toured in a narrow boat. They’ve stomped and jigged on restaurant tables, in hotel elevators and in record label car parks....

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Sun
07
May
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Category: Touring Shows

Create To Inspire + Wars

Formed in 2012, Create To Inspire from Essex have released two EP's, 'Halfway Home' and 'Home is Where My Heart Dies', and toured relentlessly around the UK, alongside bands such as Every Time I Die, Cancer...

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Mon
08
May
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Big Daddy Kane

Grammy-award winning Brooklyn rapper Big Daddy Kane is coming to the UK for two huge shows at Norwich Waterfront on 7th May and Bristol Fleece on 8th May. With a career spanning over 30 years, BDK started...

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Wed
10
May
physics
Category: Touring Shows

The Physics House Band

The Physics House Band are Sam Organ (guitar/keys), Adam Hutchinson(bass/keys) and Dave Morgan (drums). The three met at university in Brighton, almost by accident, at the breakup of their previous bands,...

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Thu
11
May
Crown-Posada
Category: Touring Shows

Smoove & Turrell

GEORDIE SOUL POWERHOUSES SMOOVE & TURRELL ARE BACK AHEAD OF THEIR UPCOMING ALBUM CROWN POSADA WITH THE BARNSTORMING NEW SINGLE – YOU COULD’VE BEEN A LADY OUT THIS AUGUST ON JALAPENO RECORDS. The...

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Sat
13
May
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Burlesque Wonderland: Grease – Burlesque is The Word!

School’s out for the summer at Rydell High as Burlesque Wonderland Presents: Burlesque is the word! On Saturday 13th May, we’re bringing Grease to The Fleece, with an electrifying night full of leather...

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Wed
17
May
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DJ Format & Abdominal

For fourteen years, DJ Format and rapper Abdominal have been entertaining crowds from Toronto to the UK. Now the hip-hop stars are back at it in 2017 with their new album "Still Hungry" and a UK tour, courtesy...

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Thu
18
May
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Category: Touring Shows

The Comet is Coming

The Comet is Coming is the soundtrack to an imagined apocalypse. In the aftermath of widespread sonic destruction what sounds remain? Who will lead the survivors to new sound worlds? Who will chart the new frontier? Fe...

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Fri
19
May
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Category: Touring Shows

ChameleonsVox

ChameleonsVox is the continuation of The Chameleons UK, arguably the most widely influential guitar band ever to come our of Manchester England. ChameleonVox features Chameleons vocalist, bassist and...

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Sat
20
May
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Category: Touring Shows

Jah Wobble & The Invaders of the Heart

Jah Wobble & The Invaders of the Heart John Joseph Wardle (born 11 August 1958), known by the stage name Jah Wobble, is an English bass guitarist, singer, poet and composer. He became known to a wider...

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Sun
21
May
SHUGGIE BRISTOL
Category: Touring Shows

Shuggie Otis

"His Trippy R&B Jams are equal to Marvin Gaye's and Curtis Mayfield's, but somehow more contemporary sounding - closer to D'Angelo meets DJ Shadow" - David Byrne, Talking Heads. Shuggie Otis was compared,...

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Mon
22
May
LondonPosse
Category: Touring Shows

London Posse

Before there was Stormzy and Dizzee there was Rodney P & Bionic aka London Posse. Hands down the most influential British rap group of all time. Without London Posse there would be no Grime or UK Hip-Hop...

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Tue
23
May
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Aka Naru / Speech Debelle

Hailing from New Haven, Connecticut (USA), Akua Naru’s journey to global poet began in an early upbringing in the Pentecostal church. The oldest of three, Naru began attending church with her grandmother...

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Sat
27
May
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Dot to Dot

FIRST WAVE OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR DOT TO DOT FESTIVAL 2017 Manchester: Friday 26th May 2017 Bristol: Saturday 27th May 2017 Nottingham: Sunday 28th May 2017 SUNDARA KARMA AMBER RUN...

Mon
29
May
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!!! (Chk Chk Chk)

!!! is an American dance-punk band from Sacramento, California that formed in Autumn 1996 from the former band members of The Yah Mos, Black Liquorice and Popesmashers. After a tour together, members of...

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Sat
03
Jun
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Melt Banana

Japanese noise rock band Melt Banana found more success in the U.S. and the U.K. than in their own country, gaining a small but dedicated fan base among American and European punk rock fans. Although their...

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Sun
04
Jun
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Category: Touring Shows

Psychic TV

Psychic TV was first born in 1982 at 50 Beck Road, Hackney following the termination of Throbbing Gristle the year before. Six months later the duo completed the nucleus of the new unit with ex-TG’er Peter Christopher...

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Mon
05
Jun
Cookinon3bruners
Category: Touring Shows

Cooking’ On 3 Burners

"This Girl" by Cookin' on 3 Burners vs Kungs was by far the biggest record of 2016. With the video from the single gaining almost 200 million views and the record reaching number one in France, Germany, Belgium, Hungary,...

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Sun
11
Jun
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[spunge]

Spunge (often typeset as spunge - lead singer Alex Copeland has joked that the brackets are in the name so that the letters do not fall out) are a ska punk band from Tewkesbury, England. Through many years...

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Thu
15
Jun
bc
Category: Touring Shows

Blood Ceremony

Canada’s prog/psych/folk rockers BLOOD CEREMONY's distinct style of flute-tinged witch rock evolves from an infernal marriage of occult-inspired acid folk and vintage hard-rock riffing. Their sound bears...

Mon
19
Jun
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Category: Touring Shows

Tom Clarke (The Enemy – Acoustic)

Tom Clarke from the Enemy Acoustically celebrates 10 Years of We'll Live & Die in These Towns. When We'll Live & Die in These Towns was first released in June 2007 I couldn't have imagined the love that...

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Wed
21
Jun
RF
Category: Touring Shows

The Ramona Flowers Glastonbury Festival Warm-Up Show

Following an excellent night in 2015, The Ramona Flowers return to The Fleece for a special, FREE ENTRY Glastonbury Festival warm-up show, with support from The Rupees, Spark the Sail and Siblings Of Us....

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Mon
26
Jun
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The Enid

After 40 years The Enid continue to create bedazzling genre-busting music. Fusing rock, symphonic, electronic and choral elements, there is simply no other band like them on planet earth. Following the recent...

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Tue
27
Jun
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Kabaka Pyramid

We’re seriously excited for this one… Kabaka Pyramid returns to the UK after a sell-out tour 3 years ago, bringing his unique musical style of reggae and hip hop in June 2017. Blending the power, energy and melody...

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Wed
28
Jun
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Jesus Jones

English rockers Jesus Jones, best known for their mainstream dance breakout hits in the early 90s such as “Right Here Right Now” and “Real Real Real”, return to The Fleece this November. Incorporating...

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Thu
06
Jul
Dickies
Category: Touring Shows

The Dickies 40th Anniversary Show

40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR!! The Dickies endear themselves to worldwide audiences with their winningly campy and goofy sense of playful good humour. They hold the distinction of being the first California punk group to bot...

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Thu
13
Jul
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Sunn O)))

For eighteen years, Sunn O))) have been challenging the way we think about music. From 1999’s 'The Grimmrobe Demos' to 2009’s 'Monoliths And Dimensions', core members Stephen O'Malley and Greg Anderson...

Sat
15
Jul
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Category: Touring Shows

TOBINFEST 2017

The Fleece Presents... TOBINFEST 2017 Celebrating the 75th Birthday of Mike Tobin, one of the founding fathers of Bristol Music. Saturday 15th July 2017. Saturday Only: £12 adv HUSKY TONES....

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Sat
29
Jul
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Category: Touring Shows

August Burns Red playing ‘Messengers’ in full + extended fan favourites set

In 2008, August Burns Red toured Europe for the very first time in support of their album 'Messengers'. Now, on it's 10th anniversary, August Burns Red re-visit this album in full at The Fleece this summer...

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Sat
05
Aug
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Cheetah Chrome’s Dead Boy’s Set feat. Johnny Blitz

Iconic punk guitarist Cheetah Chrome (born Gene O’Connor) spent many years as a rather wild cat, crowned by a shock of red hair and known for his street smarts, musical talents, and taste for indulgence....

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Mon
04
Sep
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Category: Touring Shows

The Real McKenzies

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE REAL MCKENZIES Paul McKenzie claims he had a epiphany when he was subjected to an Andy Stewart record which was playing in one room, and intertwining with the vulgarity of a Sex Pistols...

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Sun
10
Sep
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Category: Touring Shows

KMFDM

* Please note this date has been rescheduled - all tickets remain valid * KMFDM (originally Kein Mehrheit Für Die Mitleid, "loosely" translated by the band as "no pity for the majority") is an industrial...

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Thu
14
Sep
Clanofxymox
Category: Touring Shows

CLAN OF XYMOX

Since their formation in their native Holland their music has been constantly changing, always challenging and often quite breathtaking. Some of us have always been of the opinion that Clan Of Xymox are something special...

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Sat
23
Sep
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Category: Touring Shows

Dirt Box Disco

Born in the UK from the malfunction of a terrible musical chemical laboratory experiment! DIRT BOX DISCO are now free to roam from city to town, spreading the sonic filth to anyone that will listen, and...

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Fri
06
Oct
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Category: Touring Shows

The Icicle Works

The Icicle Works were one of those U.K. groups of the '80s that scored one fluke hit in the U.S. despite a somewhat lengthy and more successful run in their homeland. They released a number of albums that,...

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Mon
09
Oct
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Category: Touring Shows

Hippo Campus

“There’s a moment in growing up when it becomes clear that the road you walk is your own to cultivate.” A surprisingly profound sentiment for a band of 21-year olds. Nevertheless, it’s a sentiment...

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Fri
13
Oct
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Category: Touring Shows

Windhand + Satan’s Satyrs

For a band who traffic in measured, unhurried riffage, Richmond’s WINDHAND have moved awfully quickly over the last few years. Founded in 2009, the VA quintet released their self-titled debut, which quickly...

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Sun
05
Nov
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The Tubes

Back by popular demand following 2 sold out shows at The Fleece over the last 2 years, The Tubes return in November 2017. Buy early to avoid disappointment.

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Fri
10
Nov
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Category: Touring Shows

The Blockheads

Formed in 1977 to promote Ian Durys' album 'New Boots and Panties' on the first Stiff Records tour of the U.K. Chaz Jankel, Norman Watt-Roy, Charlie Charles, John Turnbull and Mick Gallagher became known...

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Thu
16
Nov
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Category: Touring Shows

Covenant

Sweden's enigmatic dark pop exponents COVENANT are back in the UK for first time in 3 years! With a beautifully crafted, yet dark edged new album 'The Blinding Dark' the boys show us they are more than just pretty faces...

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Sun
26
Nov
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Category: Touring Shows

Big Country

With their ringing, bagpipe-like guitars and the anthemic songs of frontman Stuart Adamson, Scotland's Big Country emerged as one of the most distinctive and promising new rock bands of the early '80s, scoring...

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