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The Skids' Richard Jobson on grief, new beginnings and his life in music

Posted on May 30, 2018 at 12:50 PM Comments comments (0)

RICHARD Jobson is alive and well and living in Berlin these days. It’s all Brexit’s fault.

“When Brexit happened I just didn’t understand it,” he tells me. “I’m still baffled by what people are thinking. I was living ...

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New Tour T-Shirt

Posted on May 27, 2018 at 12:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Mike Baillies' Mapex Meridian Drums For Sale

Posted on May 22, 2018 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)


Here’s your chance to purchase Mike Baillies’ Mapex Meridian Drum Kit...

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Thank you

Posted on May 22, 2018 at 12:50 PM Comments comments (2)


On behalf of Richard, Bruce, Jamie, Mike and myself we would like to thank everyone who helped and contributed to a fantastic, joyous and memorable weekend...

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Official Exhibtion Opening

Posted on May 18, 2018 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Fantastic morning in the stunning Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries. We are all looking forward to seeing you all this weekend at the convention. Let's do this.

Tickets available from


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Fire Station Creative

Posted on May 17, 2018 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Book Launch

Richard Jobson will be winding up The Skids Convention this weekend at Fire Station Creative with a reading from his new novel, The Speed of Life. There will be a Q&A afterward.

The novel tells the story of two time-travelling aliens who arrive on earth to discover the truth behind the wo...

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Posted on May 9, 2018 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

We are delighted to announce there will be a very limited number of tickets available to buy for each of their shows at PJ Molloys as part of The Skids Convention 2018. These tickets will give fans access to gig only. Tickets on sale now >>

The Skids - 'Burning Cities' + Greatest Hits Live Show

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Convention Merchandise

Posted on May 7, 2018 at 11:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Not long to wait now for the Convention weekend and the only chance to buy these exclusive tee-shirts

More exclusive merchandise to be revealed later this week

1 Year Ago Today

Posted on May 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Exactly 1 year ago today, we started our 40th Anniversary Tour in the fantastic PJ Molloys, Dunfermline.

We can't wait to play at PJ Molloys again at the convention on 19th/20th May where we will perform our new album Burning Cities in it's entirety for the one and only time.

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