This month's Blang night at the 12 Bar Club on Monday July 12th features Sergeant Buzfuz, Local Girls and Joe Innes, see Blang gigs.
Milk Kan host their Junk Shop night at 12 Bar Club Friday July 16th with guests Akira The Don and Fauntleroy.
David Cronenberg's Wife feature on a compilation album out on July 26th. The 31 track download album titled ‘Breaking Rocks’ is released on the Silverdoor label and is in aid of the charity Jail Guitar Doors which was initiated by Billy Bragg and provides musical instruments to help rehabilitate prisoners. Artrocker Magazine (on sale 9th July) includes a feature written by Billy Bragg (who also contributes a track) and a review. DCW contribute a remix of Stretch-Out and the album also features Pete and the Pirates and Victorian English Gentlemen’s Club.
That’s it for the moment. The Blang night at the 12 Bar Club takes a holiday in August and returns on Tuesdays in September. Autumn will see a glut of new singles from usual suspects David Cronenberg’s Wife, Milk Kan and Sergeant Buzfuz in addition to a 2nd single from Lucy’s Diary and debut singles from Corporal Machine And The Bombers and Kinkajou.