Another Winter of Discontent (or AWOD for short) 2016.
This is the 6th annual London festival and as usual features a great mix of new and old bands from all over the UK.
The MOB, SUBHUMANS, RADICAL DANCE FACTION, ZOUNDS, STEVE IGNORANT’S SLICE OF LIFE, RESTARTS, INTERRORBANG?, WONK UNIT, GOOBER PATROL, KUNT & THE GANG, DIRT BOX DISCO, CAPTAIN HOTKNIVES, ANTHRAX, PARANOID VISIONS, LOST CHERREES, RUBELLA BALLET, LIBERTY, CRAVATS, LONDON SEWAGE COMPANY, EASTFIELD, ASTRONAUTS, YALLA YALLAS, RABIES BABIES, The AUTOPSY BOYS, HEALTHY JUNKIES, EMERGENCY BITTER, The FEATHERZ, POG, KILL PRETTY, BUTCHER BABY, KNOCK OFF, RAW POO and VERY SPECIAL GUESTS.
the venue is the Music Room at Boston Arms, 178 Junction Road,London N19 5QQ.
You can order your tickets from here and from wegottickets.com and from ALL AGES RECORDS in Camden.
here is the ticket link so you can see which bands are playing which days Thursday 25th Feb through to Sunday 28th Feb. but basically its Thursday -the apalling Kunt and the Gang headlining and it starts at 7pm
Friday The Restarts, Wonk Unit and others (starts at 7pm)
Saturday -Zounds, RDF, Slice of Life, loads more including the wonderful Lost Cherees, Rubella Ballet and the Cravats
(doors open at 12 noon)
Sunday -The Mob, Subhumans plus others (get there at 4.30 though to see Manchesters Kill Pretty)
As you can see its THE anarcho-punk event of the year and is totally untainted by commercial sponsors and taxpayer-funded grants and the support of Tory buffoons…. on the subject of which, to voice their opposition to the punk.london events AWOD have produced a T-shirt for the occaison. (Both sides pictured below).
To order …AWOD2016 say “We are only running a limited number to order. this is a non-profit protest shirt, printed front & back in red & white on black only pre-order yours now to collect at AWOD2016 for only £6 or £8 if you want it sent UK PayPal to email@example.com ”
All words Ged Babey