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The Royal Albert Hall 21st June 2019

Posted on December 12, 2018 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)

We are extremely saddened with the news last week regarding Pete Shelley of the Buzzcocks, our thoughts and love are with Pete's family and friends.

We also fully understand the questions we are being asked regarding the evening.

An initial short discussion has been held with the promoter and we can confirm the event will definitely go ahead with The Skids...

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Skids 2018 Tour T-Shirt available in Skids Store

Posted on October 13, 2018 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Beautifully crafted white T shirt with fantastic "Masquerade" design on the front and the 2018 Tour details on the back

Small, 36"-38" 92-98cm

Medium, 38"-40" 98-102cm

Large, 40"-42" 102-108cm

Extra Large, 44"-46" 112-118cm


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Skids confirmed Rebellion 2019

Posted on October 13, 2018 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

THE SKIDS are confirmed for Sunday 4th August. They absolutely tore the Empress Ballroom up in 2017 and were a lot of peoples highlight of the weekend. We're excited to have them back before they start slowing down and doing fewer full electric sets.

We've extended the discounted Early Bird tickets until the end of the weekend. So there's still a chance to ...

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Richard Jobson & Martin Metcalfe The Speed of Life

Posted on August 14, 2018 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Skids frontman & film director Richard Jobson reads passages from his acclaimed new sci-fi novel 'Speed Of Life' with a musical landscape provided by Filthy Tongues Maestro Martin Metcalfe.


September 7th

Outwith Festival

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The Quay Sessions

Posted on August 10, 2018 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Join Roddy Hart as he presents The Quay Sessions live ‎from BBC Scotland’s HQ at Pacific Quay in Glasgow.‎

Tonight Roddy will exclusively reveal the shortlist of 10 ‎albums in the running for this year’s Scottish Album Of ‎The Year Award.‎

Performing on the night will be winners of last year’s ‎SAY Awar...

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Rip It Up - Tuesday 17th July, 9.00pm BBC2

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (0)


Blazing a Trail

Rip It Up, Series 1 Episode 1 of 3

Scotland is a renowned pop music nation and its artists are loved around the world. But it wasn't always that way. Since the global birth of pop in the 1950s, Scots have overcome obstacles and blazed their own tr...

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Posted on July 13, 2018 at 2:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Dundee,  The Skids are coming... December 2018.

Tickets on sale 10am Saturday morning via TicketWeb UK​…/the-skids-church-dundee-…/8548155

Royal Albert Hall 2019

Posted on June 30, 2018 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

We are delighted to announce this very special event.

Dunfermline Glen Pavilion

Posted on June 20, 2018 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Two of Dunfermline's most iconic bands The Skids & Big Country come together to play a joint-headline show at the Glen Pavilion on Saturday 29th December.


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Glasgow Barrowland

Posted on June 20, 2018 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)

The Skids are delighted to announce our first ever appearance at the iconic Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow on 21st December 2018.

The world famous Glasgow Barrowland is synonomous with the best music around and it will be an honour for us to hit the stage and savour the special atmosphere.

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