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November 20, 2017 – November 21, 2017

Fighting Cocks & Bangers Embrace, Kingston Presents – Sonic Boom Six, The Burnt Tapes, Just Say Nay, Our Lives In Cinema FREE ENTRY!!!

Fighting Cocks & Bangers Embrace, Kingston Presents

Sonic Boom Six
The Burnt Tapes
Just Say Nay
Our Lives In Cinema

FREE ENTRY!!! First come first served
Bar open till 12am!

Manchester’s Sonic Boom Six are described by Kerrang! as “taking ska, pop, grime, dubstep, punk & metal apart then rebuilding them as a hyperactive hybrid”.

Sonic Boom Six (often shortened to SB6) are a five-piece rock band from Manchester, United Kingdom. Their eclectic sound combines different elements of several genres and has been described by Kerrang! as “taking ska, pop, grime, dubstep, punk and metal apart, then rebuilding them as a hyperactive hybrid”.[1] Their lyrics tend to focus on social commentary with a live show known for “clashing activism and good times”. The band’s influences include Bad Brains, Public Enemy, The Fugees, The Specials, The Streets, and The Clash.

Start: November 20, 2017 7:00 pm
End: November 21, 2017 12:00 am
Venue: The Fighting Cocks
Address:
56 Old London Rd, Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6QA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

November 17, 2017 – November 18, 2017

Fighting Cocks & Bangers Embrace presents – The Electric Shakes, Skinny Milk, The Kult 45s FREE ENTRY GARAGE PUNK MAYHEM

Fighting Cocks & Bangers Embrace Presents:

A NIGHT OF GARAGE PUNK PSYCH MAYHEM!!!

The Electric Shakes (Bournemouth)
Skinny Milk (Brighton)
The Kult 45s (LONDON)

FREE ENTRY!!! Bar open till 1am!

more info and check in at – https://www.facebook.com/events/512262445809232/

Start: November 17, 2017 8:00 pm
End: November 18, 2017 1:00 am
Venue: The Fighting Cocks
Address:
56 Old London Rd, Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6QA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

November 3, 2017 – November 4, 2017

The Barstool Preachers, The Lagan, Pisdicables – FREE ENTRY!

The Fighting Cocks Presents:

The Barstool Preachers
The Lagan
Pisdicables

FREE ENTRY!! Celtic, ska, punkrock shenanigans with 3 of the UKs finest hooligans!

Bar open till 1am!

https://www.facebook.com/events/302017826873233

Start: November 3, 2017 8:00 pm
End: November 4, 2017 1:00 am
Venue: The Fighting Cocks
Address:
56 Old London Rd, Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6QA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

October 21, 2017

Punk 4 the Homeless – Proud City Fathers + Brewer + Rites of Hadda + Steve White & Lol + Eagle Spits + more

PUNK 4 THE HOMELESS proudly present another night @ the Gunners

Featuring the wonderful:
Proud City Fathers – https://www.facebook.com/ProudCityFathers/
BREWER – https://www.facebook.com/brewerofficialband/
Rites of Haḍḍā – https://www.facebook.com/ritesofhadda/
Steve White and Funky Lol (Steve White & The Protest Family) – https://www.facebook.com/protestfamily/

+ poetry from Eagle Spits – https://www.facebook.com/Eagle-Spits-227865070612205/
& more TBA

Free entrance on the door, but donations are very much encouraged!

P4TH merch will also be available on the night, with all profits and donations going straight to Compass Children’s Charity for their important work with street children in Latin America

https://www.facebook.com/punk4thehomeless

https://www.facebook.com/compasschildrensUK/

Start: October 21, 2017 7:00 pm
End: October 21, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Gunners
Phone: 020 7226 5033
Address:
204 Blackstock Road, London, N5 1EN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

October 6, 2017

The Punk Rock Chronicles Vol 1

An Alternative Gathering presents “The Punk Rock Chronicles Volume One”, the first in a series of gigs that will feature some of the more well known bands on the circuit.

The Fuckwits – Punk/reggae band formed in Sheffield in 2005 with the intention of recreating the authentic flavour of the seminal punk bands of the late 70’s.

Rage DC – Originally formed in 1996 Rage DC have shared a bill with, amongst many others, the UK Subs, Sham 69, GBH, Vibrators, Stiff Little Fingers & Vice Squad.

Chaos UK (London) – Originally formed in Islington, London around 1978, this is punk rock like it used to be – before it became a cliche.

Sugar Louise – 5 piece punk/power pop band from Trondheim in Norway who formed in 2009.

13 – From Falkirk, fast, loud, punk played with the snarl of 77 but with added kick ass rock n roll.

Music From 7.45pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/1219449468112831

Start: October 6, 2017 7:45 pm
End: October 6, 2017 11:55 pm
Venue: The Unicorn, Camden
Phone: 020 7485 3073
Address:
227 Camden Road, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

September 23, 2017

The Collective Invade Camden

An Alternative Gathering are well chuffed to have good friends and gas mask wearers, the excellent The Decay back in London.

The Decay – A Scottish Rock band originally from East Kilbride formed in 2013. We keep it real and sing about everyday life. If it needs said we wont hold back!

Healthy Junkies – Female fronted New wave punk grunge band, DIY and hungry. influenced by the likes of Iggy Pop, Nirvana, Blondie, Killing Joke, Sonic Youth, Bauhaus and Bowie.

The Dignities – A Lothian based band influenced by 70’s rock/Punk such as The Ramones, Blondie, The Police, Black Sabbath and AC/DC.

Rough Stone – Local Rock Grunge’n'Roll band, nothing else! This will be their second ever gig.

Music From 8pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/395186650817266

Start: September 23, 2017 8:00 pm
End: September 23, 2017 11:55 pm
Venue: The Unicorn
Phone: 020 7485 3073
Address:
227 Camden Road, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

September 22, 2017 – September 23, 2017

The Spoilers, The GetGone, Triple Sundae, The Dub Righters FREE SHOW!!!

THE FIGHTING COCKS PRESENTS:

The Spoilers – FC debut for this Canterbury lot. Expect top notch melodic pop punk… think Snuff vs Face to Face in bar brawl and you aint too far off.

The GetGone return to don our stage! Dark and menacing yet catchy as all hell. Featuring members of Capdown and 1000 Hertz. Not to be missed!

Triple Sundae – Killer hooks, metronome drums and vocal harmonies that’d make the Ataris blush.

The Dub Righters – Trio smashing the London scene at the moment with a mix of ska and dub, space rock, a barmy beat, long hair and baseball caps. Trust us, they’ll you in the perfect mood for the rest of the evening.

FREE SHOW!!!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1919121401677140

Start: September 22, 2017 8:00 pm
End: September 23, 2017 1:00 am
Venue: The Fighting Cocks
Phone: 02089746469
Address:
56 Old London Rd, Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6QA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

September 16, 2017

An Infusion of Alternative Rock

An Alternative Gathering are chuffed to bring The Infusion back to London for their own headline show.

The Infusion – This Midland band mix wahwah/fuzz driven rock with punky overtones and distinctive vocals and produce a highly likeable and infectious sound.

The Black Bullets – Five bastard children from hell, locked together to produce the most filthy Rock n Roll to penetrate human ears.

Yur Mum – East joined West to play a fusion between grunge, punk, hard rock, metal, blues and anything else that is loud, noisy and comes from the heart.

Luna Lacuna – Strongly lyrical alternative rock band from London and Chatham – blunge/grunge, post-punk, hi-octane shoe-gaze with some goth and metal influences.

Music From 8pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/121625085100945

Start: September 16, 2017 8:00 pm
End: September 16, 2017 11:45 pm
Venue: The Unicorn
Phone: 020 7485 3073
Address:
227 Camden Road, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 14, 2017

Fallen Lillies at The Nest

An Alternative Gathering are well chuffed to be putting on Fallen Lillies, four feisty young ladies from Eastern France.

Featuring:

Fallen Lillies – Four grungy punk rocking twentysomething ladies from eastern France.

Luna Lacuna – Strongly lyrical alternative rock band from London and Chatham.

A Void – A London based French grunge band that smells like cheese & rotten meat.

Elsa – London based French Singer songwriter guitarist on the rock edge.

Music From 7.45pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/803422816478281

Start: July 14, 2017 7:45 pm
End: July 14, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Birds Nest
Phone: 020 8692 1928
Address:
32 Deptford Church Street, London, SE8 4RZ, United Kingdom
Cost: Free