THE LEGENDARY 2-DAY POST-PUNK FESTIVAL RETURNS TO LIVERPOOL SEPTEMBER 11/12th 2021
MORE BANDS ANNOUNCED!
A CERTAIN RATIO, CLOCK DVA, POM POKO, SEX GANG CHILDREN ALL CONFRIMED!
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Futurama, the legendary post-punk and digital music pageant, is again after 40 years! Happening in Liverpool over two days, 11th and 12th September, the pageant is thrilled to have the ability to announce an additional wave of electrifying bands confirmed to carry out.
Amongst these are Manchester post-punk legends A Sure Ratio, who performed the primary Futurama in Leeds in 1979 and are confirmed to play the principle stage this 12 months on the Saturday. A massively influential band who’s funked up publish punk has mesmerized folks for over 40 years, the line-up nonetheless revolves across the three core members Martin Moscrop, Donald Johnson and Kez Kerr and they’re at the moment having fun with a renaissance with their Loco album on Mute Data.
“We’re actually wanting ahead to enjoying the Futurama once more! I bear in mind enjoying the Futurama 1979, it was an awesome line up of publish punk and weirdness,” remembers Martin Moscrop. “Gutted to have missed Hawkwind although. Can’t watch for September.”
They’re additionally joined by Clock DVA, the digital pioneers shaped by Adi Newton. Clock DVA have been one of many huge three Sheffield digital bands together with Human League and Cabaret Voltaire that influenced generations of bands that got here afterwards, so Futurama are delighted to have such a trailblazing band play. Clock DVA performed the second Futurama Pageant in 1980 they usually headline the Substation on the Sunday.
One other very particular visitor are Intercourse Gang Kids. Some of the vital optimistic punk and goth bands whose profession has stretched over 4 many years. They’re again with a brand new album ‘Oligarch’ and they are going to be re-entering the abyss after they headline the Planet X stage on the 12th September. They performed Futurama 4 in Deeside 1983
The Blue Orchids additionally be a part of the bull on the Sunday. Christened by John Cooper Clarke, The Blue Orchids have been shaped in 1979 when Martin Bramah left The Fall. They’ve a brand new album out on Could twenty fifth, 2021 and are about to assist The Nightingales on their up-and-coming dates.
Spear of Future have changed Kirk Brandon’s different band Theatre of Hate. This is because of Kirk’s hectic touring schedule which meant Theatre of Hate have been tremendous for April 2021 however not for September. Spear of Future have been already booked in to play the postponed ‘World Service Tour’ celebrating 35 years for the reason that launch of their most profitable album.
Pom Poko, Norway’s quick rising sugar-coated noise makers additionally be a part of the invoice the place they’ll be joined by the likes of TVAM, Joe Oxby’s lower up electronics, the placing expertise of Julia Bardo, the thrill of Unfastened Articles from Manchester, the gothic rock of Twisted Nerve and two of the UK’s greatest new punk bands Grandma’s Home & The Meffs.
A lot of Liverpool’s latest noiseniks and much from angelic upstarts play as nicely, together with Zee Davine’s newest venture, Zee Davine & The Unholies, SPQR, Eyesore and the Jinx, Piss Kitti, Spilt, Yammerer, Chunk Again and Dry Retch.
FUTURAMA FULL LINE UP IS AS FOLLOWS WITH MORE TO BE ADDED:
SATURDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER
HEAVEN 17 / SPEAR OF DESTINY / A CERTAIN RATIO / WARMDUSCHER / BILLY NOMATES / BALAAM & THE ANGEL / SPIZZ ENERGI / SECTION 25 /SINK YA TEETH / TVAM
IST IST / GIRLS IN SYNTHESIS / HEAVY LUNGS / WE ARE NOT DEVO / THE DSM IV / TOKKY HORROR / POZI / WITCH FEVER /SPQR / LOOSE ARTICLES / PETE BENTHAM & THE DINNER LADIES / EXPELAIRES / FEATHER TRADE / LIBRALIBRA / SPILT / YAMMERER / DITZ / FRAUDS / GRANDMA’S HOUSE / THE GENTLE SCARS / THREE FROM ABOVE / BITE BACK / DEH-YEY / DRY RETCH
SUNDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER
PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT / THE CHAMELEONS / THE BLINDERS / CLOCK DVA / THE LOVELY EGGS / SEX GANG CHILDREN /THE MEMBRANES / CHUBBY & THE GANG / JULIA BARDO BLUE ORCHIDS / POM POKO / SAINT AGNES / JOHN / BOB VYLAN / EVIL BLIZZARD / TVAM / ZEE DAVINE & THE UNHOLIES / CROWS / TV PRIEST / COURTING
DR DIABLO & THE DEVIANT SHOW / COURTING / LIINES / DREAM NAILS / EYESORE & THE JINX / CRAWLERS / GRAVVES / GENN / THE MEFFS / TWISTED NERVE / THE WEBB / KLAMP / THE PLEASURE DOME / COUGHIN’ VICARS
Essential levels shall be hosted by Vive Le Rock, the world’s largest rock ‘n’ roll and punk journal, and revered web site Louder Than Battle.
Saturday and Sunday day tickets now obtainable at £45 per day +bf! Weekend tickets nonetheless obtainable £80 +bf for the weekend and there’s a new deposit scheme that begins this week of 4 month-to-month instalments obtainable HERE:
For more information head to: futuramafestival.com