Live Dates

2018
POLAND
16 June Tauron Life festival, Oswiecim Tickets
UK
6 July Summer Picnic Concerts, Hampton Pool SOLD OUT!
FRANCE
8 July Festival Les Deferlantes, Argeles Sur Mer Tickets
10 July Le Mas Des Escaravatiers festival, Puget sur Argens Tickets
12 July Musilac festival, Aix Les Bains Tickets
UK
21 July Splendour festival, Nottingham Tickets
29 July Lunar festival, Tanworth in Arden Tickets
FRANCE
10 August Festival aux Champs, Chanteix Tickets
SERBIA
16 August Belgrade Beer Festival, Belgrade FREE GIG!
FRANCE
28 August Estival de Trelaze, Trelaze FREE GIG!
UK
23 Sept Looe Music Festival, Cornwall Tickets
ISRAEL
16 Oct Barby Club, Tel Aviv Tickets
History

Memorabilia - The Meninblack, La Folie & The Collection

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Today marks the 30th anniversary of the release of the album La Folie which heralded a change in fortunes after the band’s ill-fated Meninblack period.

The next in the series of memorabilia articles focuses on The Gospel According To The Meninblack and La Folie studio albums plus the compilation The Collection 1977-1982.

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I predict a riot: Cascais 1978

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At the end of a successful European tour promoting Black and White, the band arrived in Portugal for the final date of the tour. For various reasons, things didn’t go according to plan that day and events turned sour…

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UK gigs in Summer 1979

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At the start of 1979, the band ventured further afield to tour some new territories as well as working on solo projects. Towards the middle the year, they were keen to get back to their UK audience and also to air new tracks from their forthcoming studio album.

Two large dates, one at a Scottish festival and the other at a stadium as guests to The

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History - memorabilia

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Live (X Cert) and The Raven

This joint article spotlights the memorabilia associated with the band’s two album releases of 1979 – February’s live album Live (X Cert) and September’s new studio album The Raven. Sadly for collectors, promo material for each album was steadily reducing as it was less necessary to promote such a successful band. Having said that, there were some amazing items produced for these releases…

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Baz's early musical career

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In the second in a series of four articles tracing the musical journeys of each of the band members, Baz recounts his pre-Stranglers story.

He details his musical journey from borrowing his brother’s guitar, being a Toy Doll, forming Smalltown Heroes through to when he was invited to London to audition for a certain black-clad band…

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Secret London pub gigs 1978

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During 1978, in an effort to circumnavigate their GLC ban from London venues, the band played a trio of secret gigs in the capital. The gigs, all played under pseudonyms, have become legendary in the band’s history.This feature spotlights these dates…

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Memorabilia-Black and White

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Black and White

The third article in the memorabilia series focuses on 1978′s Black and White album.

A large selection of promo items from around the world were produced for the album release including a poster for their debut Icelandic gig…

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History- un tour parfait: JJ's solo gigs '89

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JJ’s solo dates France 1989

Ten years after Euroman had departeth, JJ stepped back onto the stage as a solo performer to promote the release of his album Un Jour Parfait.He played a lone pair of gigs in France in Spring ’89. The concerts had a European theme as he was joined onstage by various friends and colleagues for these unique dates.

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The Meninblack tour- a fan's recollections

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History: the meninblack- A fan’s tour diary

February and March 1981 saw the band touring the UK to promote their latest album The Gospel According To The Meninblack. Phil Coxon has written a diary of the ups and downs he experienced whilst following the band on this 23 date trek.

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Memorabilia-No More Heroes

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The second article in the album memorabilia series spotlights the vast array of items relating to the band’s autumn ’77 release No More Heroes which even included a full sized billboard poster!

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