Saturday, 7 September 2013

This weekend at The Musician, Leicester: The Pressure Tenants (Sat. 7/9), Blackballed (feat. Marshall Gill of New Model Army) (Sun. 8/9)

Saturday 7th September

Magic Teapot Presents

The Pressure Tenants
plus Fall From King (Acoustic)
Formed in 1987 from local Leicester musicians to perform as the backing band for Laurel Aitken aka, 'The Godfather Of Ska' on many UK & European tours from 1990 - 2002.

Today, 'The Pressure Tenants' have reformed to pay homage to their former mentor and leader and to carry on the legacy and foundations that he shared and laid down for so many fans through his music, bringing back the sounds that could be heard in front rooms in many West Indian households from days gone by.

Sunday 8th September

Wildfire Sessions Presents

Blackballed (feat. Marshall Gill of New Model Army) + Joolz Denby + Monster Jaw + Stevie Jones & The Wildfires
£7adv £9door
Doors 7pm, Show starts 8pm
Wildfire Sessions presents a special night of spoken word, blues, garage, grunge and acoustic rock with a strong New Model Army connection. Heading the line up is the bluesy groove rock of Blackballed, playing a rare gig and featuring Marshall Gill, NMA's lead guitarist. The acclaimed Joolz Denby provides the spoken word - a member of the band's off-shoot project Red Sky Coven and the designer of their artwork. The up-and-coming Bradford based garage rock band Monster Jaw feature Mik Davis who has been mentored by NMA, whilst Stevie Jones completes the line up with the acoustic rock of the Wildfires, a life long fan who supported Justin and Dean from NMA at the Musician in 2011.

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