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Could Crass Exist Today? Article & Debate

Posted on July 9, 2009
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Crass Logo

Crass Logo

There's an interesting article about Crass on the Guardian website written by John Robb with a lively debate beneath, including some comments by one clueless berk who thinks that Dial House is a posh middle calls house. No heating, no hot water, subsidence etc., hardly posh.

Dinosaur Planet – The Rock Opera

Posted on July 8, 2009
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Mark Hibbett Dinosaur Planet

Mark Hibbett Dinosaur Planet

Following the success of last year's 'My Exciting Life In Rock' Edinburgh Fringe Festival show which VOTN was lucky enough to see performed in Eaglescliffe, I'm delighted to see that he's following it up with another show this year - 'Dinosaur Planet'.  There's a trailer here.

I recommend you try and catch one of the performances:

Thursday July 16 2009, 7.30pm
Lee Rosy's, 17 Broad Street, Nottingham, NG1 3AJ
tickets £2.00 on the door

Tuesday July 21 2009, 8.00pm
The Wilmington Arms, 69 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RL (Press Launch, with Chris T-T's Improvised Piano Recital) tickets HERE: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/52565

Friday August 7 to Monday August 10 2009, 7pm
Wednesday August 12 to Thursday August 13 2009, 7pm
Friday August 14 to Saturday August 15 2009, 3.30pm
Medina & Negociants, 45-47 Lothian Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HB tickets HERE: http://www.edfringe.com/ticketing/detail.php?id=13907

That Petrol Emotion UK Tour

Posted on July 5, 2009
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That Petrol Emotion

That Petrol Emotion

It's been a long time but the wonderful That Petrol Emotion are touring again. They reformed for a one-off festival last year and it was so successful they decided to tour again.

I'm pleased to see they're coming to Newcastle on Friday July 1oth, details here. Other dates are:

05/07/2009 kent - hop farm festival

06/07/2009 nottingham - rescue rooms

07/07/2009 manchester - academy 3

09/07/2009 leeds - cockpit

10/07/2009 newcastle - academy 2

11/07/2009 kinross, scotland - t in the park

12/07/2009 dublin - oxegen festival

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