Live Dates

2019
UK
28 FebUlster Hall, BelfastTickets
IRELAND
1 MarOlympia, DublinTickets
UK
5 MarBaths Hall, ScunthorpeTickets
7 MarBeach Ballroom, AberdeenTickets
8 MarAlhambra, DunfermlineTickets
9 MarO2 Academy, GlasgowTickets
11 Mar Rock City, NottinghamTickets
12 MarHexagon, ReadingTickets
14 MarO2 Academy, NewcastleTickets
15 MarO2 Academy, LeedsTickets
16 MarO2 Academy, BirminghamTickets
19 MarGLive, GuildfordTickets
21 MarCliffs Pavilion, SouthendTickets
22 MarO2 Academy, BrixtonTickets
23 MarCorn Exchange, CambridgeTickets
25 MarO2 Academy, BournemouthTickets
26 MarDome, BrightonTickets
28 MarO2 Academy, BristolTickets
30 MarO2 Apollo, ManchesterTickets
USA
24-27 MayPunk Rock Bowling festival, Las Vegas, NVTickets
UK
5 JulyCaerphilly castle, WalesTickets

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Visa delays force postponement of Detroit gig...

Just received this statement from the management regards the Detroit show:

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Giants release day in North America

The long awaited North American release of the band’s acclaimed 17th studio album Giants is finally upon us. The 10 track album is a varied and eclectic collection of songs and the CD comes complete with a bonus live album Feel It Live. Giants is available to purchase via Amazon here or via MapleMusic here. It can also be downloaded on iTunes in

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Ray Manzarek (1939-2013)

It is with great sadness that we heard news of the passing of The Doors’ keyboard player Ray Manzarek this week. Early in The Stranglers’ career, there were frequent comparisons made with The Doors, mostly based on the keyboard sound. When Dave heard of Ray’s passing, he said: It was with great sorrow I heard about Ray’s demise. Not only were The Doors a big

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Read Chris Twomey’s band biog online…

On May 27th, EMI Catalogue are reissuing The Old Testament-UA Studio Recordings four CD box set which compiles the band’s entire UA/EMI back catalogue. They have added the Rarities compilation to the set as a fifth disc in place of Chris Twomey’s excellent band biography ‘The Men They Love To Hate’ which accompanied the original box set.

However, EMI have made Chris’ book detailing the band’s career

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North American tour update

A week to go ’til the NA tour kicks off… Just a quick confirmation to all VIP ticket holders that an email should be with you in the next couple of days which will contain all details about your chosen package. VIP packages have now totally sold out for Toronto, New York and both Chicago gigs but some are still available for the other four dates. Click here

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JJ’s B&W ratter

To mark the 35th anniversary of the Black and White album, JJ has written a blog detailing each of the album’s tracks and all other associated songs covering topics as diverse as Mishima to Melly…

Read it here

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6 Music Prom tickets…

…go onsale from 9am this Saturday 11th May for the Albert Hall gig on Monday 12th August here

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Listen to Black and White on Spotify…

May the 12th marks the 35th anniversary of the band’s third studio album Black and White which was released in 1978. Please click on the album image to hear the album on Spotify…

Following the amazing success of Rattus & Heroes, the release of Black and White would be the real acid test of whether the band had survived the year that punk broke. With its varied lyrical subjects,

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New bass blog

JJ has just written a new ratter blog about his latest Shuker bass, a lightened update of the JJB signature model, which he took delivery of during the Feel It Live tour.

Read his ratter here