The Damned will play two nights at London’s Eventim Apollo, joined by Dunfermline’s finest punk rockers The Skids on 18th February, where they will celebrate the 45th anniversary of their historic debut album Damned Damned Damned. Newcastle’s The Wildhearts will join them for their second London show on 19th February. Penetration and TV Smith & … Continue reading The Damned reschedule UK tour to Feb 2022 and announce supports
It’s hard to believe The Hollywood Vampires’ album has been around for three years. When you have Alice Cooper assembling the ultimate supergroup on a record to pay homage to passed legends, damn right you’re going to check it out. Add in The Darkness and The Damned to a tour and it’s going to raise … Continue reading Gig Review: The Hollywood Vampires / The Darkness / The Damned – SSE Hydro, Glasgow (19th June 2018)
The Hollywood Vampires announce a run of four huge tour dates in the UK. The Hollywood Vampires - Alice Cooper, Joe Perry and Johnny Depp – always deliver, and organised their schedules for 2018 to give their fans what they really want – more Vampires! What started with an intimate, star-studded show at the Roxy … Continue reading Hollywood Vampires (Cooper, Perry, Depp) coming to the UK – Darkness and Damned in tow!
I am always aware when writing a review of a band with the history, legacy and fanbase of someone like The Damned that this is a band not just revered but truly loved and for decades; so please excuse my new-comer status to The Damned and their back catalogue. Firstly, when even considering this gig, … Continue reading Gig Review: The Damned – O2 Academy, Leeds (30th January 2018)
Having never been to any British Summer Time Festival before, the day is not something that could've been anticipated. In other words, the festivities are quite unlike any other event I've been to. The recurring theme of the event is unity, and appropriately so. With people coming from all over the world and locals of … Continue reading British Summer Time Festival – Hyde Park, London (1st July 2017)
Punk legends The Damned are celebrating 40 years together as a band with a huge number of dates across the UK and Europe, and Holmfirth Picturedrome is one of the venues. They're playing there on August 4th and we have a pair of tickets up for grabs for the show! They're set to play a special … Continue reading The Damned celebrate 40 years at Holmfirth – win tickets!