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First Rehearsal 2016

Posted on September 19, 2017 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

It's almost a year to the day since Bill, Bruce, Mike and Jamie met up for the Skids first rehearsal at Loopmaniac, Dunfermline.

Since then, the band have played 27 live shows and counting, released a live album,"Live in London" and recorded a studio album, "Burning Cities", due for release early 2018.

Massive thanks to you all for the incredible support, we really appreciate it.

We've added some photos to the gallery from this first rehearsal. Click Here to view.

Sound on the Sand, Ardrossan

Posted on September 19, 2017 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Really looking forward to this fantastic FREE event on Saturday, 23rd September 2017, Sound on the Sand, Ardrossan, Skids are Coming.

Sound on the Sand, 23rd September, 2017

Starts 12noon, ends approximately 9.30pm

A major event coming to the Promenade South Beach, Ardrossan.


HEADLINE ACT - The Skids 8.15pm to 9.30pm

Other bands include

The Pale Kids (opening act) - 12noon to 12.30pm

Foggy City Orphan - 12.55pm to 1.25pm

Losing Ground - 1.50pm to 2.20pm

Simon Brett Band - 2.45pm to 3.15pm

Lemonhaze - 3.40pm to 4.10pm

The Colin Kennedy Band - 4.35pm to 5.05pm

Adam Holmes & The Embers - 5.35pm to 6.10pm

JJ Gilmour & Band - 6.50pm to 7.35pm

Entry is free.

Inverness , Dundee, Skids are Coming. Get Ready

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Skids Olympian Beer

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Available to buy now, a beer made especially for The Skids 40th anniversary Tour, is a very limited edition Hoppy Pale Ale,and hey, hey, it's Olympian!!

Order your case today, only £24.00 for a case of 12. 

Buy Here

Please Drink Responsibly

Get Ready 2018

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Skids are delighted to bring in 2018 with two shows at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow on 10th/11th January followed by The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen on 12th January.

Tickets are selling fast for these shows, don't miss out.

Buy Tickets Here

Skids Store

Posted on September 5, 2017 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Skids Store will be closed until 12th September 2017. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Midstock Festival

Posted on September 2, 2017 at 3:35 AM Comments comments (0)

The sun in shining and we are really looking forward to playing this wonderful festival at Dalkeith Country Park.Get Ready

Skids onstage at 18.30

Get Ready Nottingham

Posted on September 1, 2017 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Doors 6.30pm

Angelic Upstarts-7.15pm-8.00pm


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 CLICK HERE

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!