Music

Vic Godard and Subway Sect

Date: Thursday Oct 12, 2017
Time: 07:30 PM
Venue: The Thunderbolt
Price: £10
Artists
Vic Godard & The Subway Sect, Glaxo Babies, The Charlie Tipper Experiment

Vic Godard and Subway Sect
‘I fell totally into that thing Vic Godard said ‘We oppose All Rock N Roll’, avoid all these clichés’
Lawrence Felt (Mojo Magazine, May 2012)

‘Whenever Godard adopted a style it became a genre and when it became a genre … he did something else’ (The Daily Telegraph, London)

Vic Godard is a vocalist, Subway Sect frontman, songwriter and postman. Vic and Subway Sect make a welcome return to The Thunderbolt after a few years away. Don’t miss the chance to see ‘the greatest living Englishman’.

Support from Glaxo Babies – Formed in Bristol in late 1977 and named after the British pharmaceutical giant who allegedly inoculated thousands with a toxic vaccine, the band’s pioneering mix of metallic guitar, dubbed-out rhythms and shamanistic chants found its way into the bloodlines of generations on both sides of the pond.

The Charlie Tipper Conspiracy

The Charlie Tipper Conspiracy are a punk bund who have a Bristolian pedigree as long as your arm. Lead singer Tim was in both the Flatmates and the Five Year Plan in the late 80’s, before joining the Beatnik Filmstars for most of the 90s. In the 2000s he headed up Forest Giants and then took part in the Short Stories.

7.30pm, £10/£12.

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By vanessa kisuule, Thursday Jul 13, 2017

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