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The Cravats & The Proles – Small Wonder Special + fatherfigures
Sat Sep 7 @ 7.00 pm - 11.00 pm£10
Legendary sax-riddled malcontents The Cravats return To York to launch their new single on Overground Records. Unexpect the expected.
“The Cravats are vicious in their intent, yet relaxed taste abounds” – MARK E. SMITH
“The Cravats are one of the greatest bands in the history of music” – HENRY ROLLINS
“Whenever I start to feel important, I think ‘well, I never did much for The Cravats and I didn’t stop Toyah” – JOHN PEEL
+ Formed in 1976, The Proles (warriors in an Orwellian class struggle of epic proportions) brought the legendary Stereo Love and Thoughtcrime EP single to the world via Newcastle Rock Against Racism which led to a wealth of gigs on RAR’s behalf in the North East.
Joining the marvellous Small Wonder record label
they the equally legendary single Softground /SMK which garnered a mass of airplay thanks to the one and only John Peel.
In 2017 they released an LP, Morton Crescent, (Overground Records -Over156LP) which is currently available on Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon Music)
Also on the bill are some well known Leeds faces launching a new band..Father Figures…