So last gig of 2014 on Friday 19th Dec will be our Christmas party at the Cardiff 'Globe' venue, with guest Ed Tenpole Tudor, sure to be a fantastic night to round-off what has been an incredible year for the band, the busiest ever, with more sold out shows up & down the u.k & into Europe than we've ever 'experienced' before.
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Thursday 13th November Hnita-Jazz Club, Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium.
Early November its a 3 date trip upto Scotland, taking in Dundee Beat Generator on Thursday 6th November with our good friends & special guests 'Cherry Bombz' (who have tickets available). Friday 7th it all the way up to the north of the u.k to Bishopmill, Elgin, Moray. Ticket only event (links on the 'tour dates' pages), & bring your own booze - there's no bar.!!
Saturday night 8th November we're looking forward to the Liquid Rooms In Edinburgh, with special guests 'Lizzy & The Banshees' (catch them in the 100 Club London with us on Feb 28th) tickets available for all the Scotland dates, links/phone numbers etc over on the 'Tour dates' pages.
Friday 19th September - the band head over to make a debut in Granny's Lowestoft with guest 'Ed Tenpole Tudor', its been a while since we got into Norfolk so we look forward to catching up with everyone - we hear there's people travelling from Norwich, Cromer, & all corners of Norfolk & Suffolk, so we do advise Advance tickets, hit this TICKET LINK
We round off our summer holidays this year with a handful of belting shows up & down the country. Friday 29th August we'll be making a welcome return to the Flowerpot Derby, Advance tickets from Raw Pormotions. Saturday its Wolverhampton & the Robin2 -one of our favourite venues at 700 capacity - will we sell it out this time?? - Doubt it, but you'll save a few quid getting an advance ticket through the venue or Sancturary music.
Sad to report the passing of 'Billy Rath' today 16/8/14, an unfortunate loss to the World of Rock'n'Roll, better known of course for his work with 'Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers' but we had a blast of a tour with him doing the 'Broken Hearts' a couple of years back & it was a pleasure to share the stage. Rest in peace Billy, but knowing him he'll be re-forming the band with Johnny & Jerry no doubt.
We have some new t-shirts in ready for the upcoming autumn dates & Germany tour, be the envy of the door queue & get yours in ahead of the gigs! STORE LINK
****DATE CHANGE Wakefield 14th to 12TH SEPTEMBER****
Tickets remain valid & are still available here:-
The Sex Pistols Experience are (at last) releasing a current live album which was recorded through the sound desk at the March 2014 100 Club gig. A red-hot night with a great 'sold out' crowd, & featuring all the live favorites & including rare live tracks like Satelitte, Lonely Boy, Substitute, 'What you Gonna Do about it' etc..! We have the master done now & expect it to be available from the end of August 2014- please check back for further release info, or pre-order your copy on the store page.
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th July the Sex Pistols Experience head once again to 'Guilfest' to make their 4th appearance at the Stoke Park Guildford festival & onto the Vive-Le-Rock stage. A fantastic line-up is planned for this year & you can get the ticket info & full line-up info here:-
Up coming concerts this summer -
Please get Advance tickets if possible (links below)
or visit our website 'Tour Dates' page for further info...
Sat 28th June - Mansfield/Market Warsop, Black Market venue,
11th July - Reading, Sub89 + Ed Tudor-Pole.!
12th July - Leicester Donkey + Ivy Mike + Burnin' Clint'uns,
Sat' 19th July - Guilfest Festival, Guilford, Surrey.
Sunday 10th August - Rebellion festival, upstairs @ The Rose & Crown
Friday 22nd August - Bristol, The Fleece, it 'Sold out' last time so Adv' Tickets are advisable on this link
Saturday 23rd August - HULL, O'Rileys, Bev' Rd, £6.00 Adv, £9.00 door.
Fri 29th August - DERBY, Flowerpot, Adv TKS £10.00 :-
Saturday 30th August - Wolverhampton Robin2 Adv tickets £10.00 :- www.therobin.co.uk/whats_on/
Saturday 6th September - Weston-Super-Mare, Carnaby's, Adv tickets from the venue
Friday 12th September - Wakefield, Warehouse23 + Ed Tudor-pole.! Adv Tks:- warehouse23.co.uk
Friday 19th September - Granny's Lowestoft + Ed Tudor-Pole
Sat 20th Sept - Birmingham Blakes Custard House Adv Tks £10.00
& Then we go for our 3rd European tour this year, 10 further dates mostly throughout Germany at the end of September into October... still lots of dates to add, so keep checking back..
Bolton / Bury Henighans Bottom Bull, was due July 19th unfortunately & regretfully we've had to pull out of this show to enable us to do the Guilford festival on the same date, we tried to rearrange the date but the venue wouldn't oblige, so its not happening, the gig is off. Tickets refunded from point of purchase. We'll be back in the North-west over the coming months."
Straight after Germany at the end of May we'll be back in the North of England, & we strongly suggest you GET ADVANCE TICKETS, & YES, we're shouting! cos people are still not getting it & still moaning to US that they couldn't get into gigs cos it'd SOLD OUT.!???
This coming Bank Holiday weekend the band are taking on the traffic jams & inevitable delays which'll no doubt face us by travelling up & down England's motorways all weekend.
We have found out about an aftershow party going on in Glasgow after our Ferry gig Friday 18th April, down the 'River' club (ex-Barfly venue we used to play in yrs ago!)
Could get messy - see you in there if you can make it..!
Three days in Scotland over this weekend (Easter)
Then Sat - Aberdeen Moorings, small venue but a Rocking good atmosphere, so Adv tickets for this one would be a very good idea:- TRINITY QUAY, ABERDEEN, AB25 2SH Tel: 01224 587602 :- www.skiddle.com/whats-on/
Easter Sunday - a return to Bathgate, Dreadnaught Rock + guests 'Lizzy & the Banshees' - There's not many tickets left for this one, with no guarantee there will be any on the night. If your planning to go there are still a few available online at www.lizzie-and-the-banshees.com or Mid St. Barbers/Dreadnought Rock in Bathgate
( Our next Scotland trip will be November 6th in Dundee Beat Generator, Nov' 7th Bishopmill, Elgin, & Nov 8th Liquid Rooms Edinburgh).
April & May The Sex Pistols Experience continue their 2014 assault on the U.K's 02 Academy circuit, we'd encourage you to try get your advance tickets in which are available for all shows at ANY 02 Academy Box office. AND also available from all our special guest bands (except Newcastle) & you'd avoid booking fee's & help the bands make a couple of quid for their efforts, you can of course also chance a walk-up on the night but in view of the recent sell out gigs - that might not be the best option..:-
April 11th - London 02 + 'No Lip'
Our Next Germany Tour due in May 2014 in now fully booked & complete, The band head out for 10 shows in 10 days, with a 'double trip' boat party on the river Elbe on the 18th May with two sailings, the first early evening one is sold out already, so the end of tour party will be aboard the 'MS Hedi' in Hamburg, tickets are available in advance for all concerts now from all the venues, as follows..
"Anarchy in the E.U" Further Tour Dates
Friday 28th March we hit Halifax, The Moorside Club, HX2 8AR.
This weekend, Friday night (21st march) 'Sanctuary' in Basingstoke, our last visit was a "sell out" & this time we have Ed Tudor-Pole with us AND GeezerPunx, so this weekend will be too, please contact the venue or GeezerPunks to get tickets, or got to wegottickets.com, or arrive early enough to get in.
Saturday (22nd March) in Cheltenham is all SOLD OUT - please don't come unless you have tickets
Review from the March 'Sold out' 100 club, London.
This weekend (14th/15th March) The Sex Pistols Experience begin their 2014 assault on the 02 Academy circuit, we'd encourage you to try get your advance tickets in from ANY 02 Academy, & which are also available from all our special guest bands (except Newcastle) & you'd avoid booking fee's & help the bands make a couple of quid for their efforts on the night -
We have some new Tour T-shirts in stock for summer 2014 featuring the classic V.W vans, being as we tour Germany 3 times this year, plus many of our u.k & European dates down the back-print. Horrible snot green colour, in medium , large, & Ex-Large
The 'Sex Pistols experience' plus special guest 'Ed Tudor-Pole' will be at Hereford & Birmingham this weekend... Friday 28th Feb' - Starlite Rooms, Hereford United F.C Edgar Street, Hereford,
Next Germany tour will be happening during May:-
Tickets available at all venues & on sale NOW.
THERE'S TWO SHOWS COMING UP FOR THE SEX PISTOLS EXPERIENCE + LIZZIE & THE BANSHEES
Saturday 8th March - London The 100 Club SPE & The Banshees
Remember, we're gonna be at the Newcastle 02 Academy with 'Lizzie & the Banshees' on Saturday 7th June & tickets are already into 200+ so please get your's in adv asap if you can come along to that one.
The band are in Wakefield Warehouse 23 next Friday 21st feb' - but just a word of warning, upcoming shows are reporting strong tickets sales, so please, if your intending to come along to Birmingham, Coventry, Hereford, London 100 club, Liverpool & Manchester 02's, that you do at least enquire about getting your advance tickets in. Birmingham Roadhouse venue is reporting a record number adv £10. tickets, London only has around 100 left, Cheltenham is now SOLD OUT, Coventry - turn up early on the night, etc, etc, don't chance being left out in the cold.. adv tkt links are on our 'Tour dates' pages.
The band are just about recovered from a couple of storming weekends overseas, with sell out shows in Zagreb, Berlin & Hamburg, here's a review from the messy mosh-pit in Hamburg:-
After 2 successful, packed out & crazy shows in Croatia over last weekend (30th jan/1st Feb') the band prepare to travel to do a mini tour of Germany, including Thursday 6th Feb' at the Donkey Club Eindhoven Holland. Hamburg is almost 'sold out' so if your going make sure to get tickets for the Indra club, with guests 'Menace'. Saturday night we're in Berlin at Cortina Bob's. Then we're back to Germany in May for further dates.
Its been 35 yrs since Sid Vicious' untimely demise in the New York Bank Street apartment, on 35th anniversary the band will be over in Zagreb Croatia a 'Punk-Rock-Party' in celebration of all things 'Sid'- flights are cheap this time of year if you fancy it.!
A spot on the 'SATA24' T.V news channel from the Zagreb show, dunno what they're saying - doesn't matter really - but "Thanks" to the T.V music news for coming down to see us & all those local Croatians who made it such a great night..
2014 has got off to a flying start with a whole load of shows booked already months ahead. We're still filling all the gaps, & looking at a few festivals, but take a quick glance at where we're at for now & make a note in your new 2014 calendars if you can get along to any - & don't forget your advance tickets where applicable - especially for the 02 Academies & March 8th London 100 Club gig, further info for all shows is over on the tour dates pages.
Jan 24 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth + Ed Tenpole Tudor
Mar 01 The Roadhouse Birmingham Stirchley + Ed Tenpole
Apr 11 O2 Academy 2 Islington London,
May 04 Nags Head, Macclesfield,
Jun 06 Grand Hotel Hartlepool Hartlepool,
Please remember to get your advance tickets & to check back for updates.
The London 100 Club is shaping-up to be a great night as usual, with special guests 'Lizzie & the Banshees' coming down all the way from Scotland to be with us, & we 'might' add one more act to the line-up yet.. Throughout January The 100 Club is currently going through some more very welcome upgrades & renovations, still in-keeping with the spirit of the place & the look will remain the same but you'll have a newly refurbished dance floor to jump on, & some long-awaited new customer toilets! So we look forward to seeing you all there in the plush new surroundings for the March 8th Gig.