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The Sound on the Sand, Ardrossan

Posted on August 20, 2017 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)

We are delighted to announce that THE SKIDS will be headlining an exciting new event SOUND ON THE SAND on the promenade South Beach Ardrossan on Saturday 23rd September 2017.

Even better news, the event is totaly FREE!!

There are more bands to be announced later and the event will be from 12 noon till 9.30 pm.

For more details on the event

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Rewind Festival

Posted on August 19, 2017 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

It's amazing who you bump into at Rewind Festivals, only Rusty Egan!

Bill on Rebellion

Posted on August 12, 2017 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (0)

"I wanna be a rebel" was the plaintive cry some 40 years ago. And so, here we were all this time later, performing at one of the biggest punk festivals in the world today, Rebellion, within the magnificent ornate surroundings of The Empress Ballroom, Blackpool.

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Bruce Watson talks Rebellion

Posted on August 12, 2017 at 6:00 AM Comments comments (0)

I was so looking forward to Rebellion festival in Blackpool, I have never played it before.

For some reason Blackpool isn't on the usual tour circuit. I guess Manchester and Liverpool are the usual places for bands to play.

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Message from Richard

Posted on August 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

For a variety of reasons the new Skids album has been put back to January 2018. I’m more than aware that all of you who took the time to make a pledge will be disappointed by this news.


Let me try and explain why this happened. When we set out to do a few gigs to celebrate our 40th Anniversary we had no intention of making new music or touring extensively. The initial idea was to do one or two nigh...

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Skids Store Now Open

Posted on July 25, 2017 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Just Announced, Preston 2018

Posted on July 10, 2017 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Skids Live in London

Posted on July 9, 2017 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Probably The Best Live Album Ever Made..No Fake News..

Live in London was recorded at The Roundhouse on 16th June 2017 and is available for you to  purchase at the merchandise stand at the shows or at

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10 years ago on this day..

Posted on July 7, 2017 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Skids celebrated their 30th Anniversary with a main stage performance at T in the Park. Where does the time go?

Just Announced

Posted on July 7, 2017 at 4:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Georgian Theatre, Stockton. Thursday, 18 Jan 2018

Tickets on sale Tuesday 11th July 9.00am