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See you soon Reading

Posted on June 7, 2018 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (6)

Jobson & Metcalfe

Posted on June 7, 2018 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Jobson & Metcalfe in Edinburgh and Irvine HAC... THE SPEED OF LIFE: LIVE, Spoken Word, Ambient soundscapes, song and a Q&A Edinburgh Tickets here... .... Richard & Martin ALSO appearing in Irvine at HAC…/richard-...

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Posted on June 2, 2018 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (3)

Manchester tonight - EARLY SHOW


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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 (3)

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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