Iconic Punk Rock/New Wave band The Undertones are building on the success of their comeback tour last year with a raft of UK dates, including a trip to Warrington, as well as completing their first tour of Australia and New Zealand. Their biggest hit Teenage Kicks became the anthem of a generation and legendary Radio 1 DJ John… Read More The Undertones celebrating 40 years at Parr Hall on 11th November
Roughneck Riot are to play their last hometown gig of the year on Saturday, September 30, before working on their fourth album. The folk punk six-piece, whose music features mandolin, banjo and accordion, will be playing at Old Town House in Buttermarket Street. Also on the bill are Revenge of the Psychotronic Man, Incisions, Antic*nt… Read More Roughneck Riot to play last hometown show of year this Saturday
Since April, WArringtonMusic.co.uk has been working with Warrington Wolves, giving local artists the opportunity to have their tracks tweeted to over 74,000 followers of the Rugby League club. On Match day, one lucky artist will also have their music played to an audience of thousands either pre match, or at half time. This week, punk… Read More POLL: Choose which local artist played at Widnes derby, Thursday!
Taken from the 2014 release Out of Anger, Roughneck Riot have released an inspired Music Video for the track ‘Resistance’. The folk-punk six piece are busy working on the follow up album as we speak. This video is the 3rd track to have a video release following Parasites (September 2014) and 2015’s All That We… Read More Roughneck Riot show Resistance in new Music Video
Back in December 2012, [WAM] released its first compilation album, featuring 15 of the finest artists from Warrington, including the likes of Exile Parade, The Ambersons and Antelopes. This was followed up by six further releases, leading up to the last which was a hefty 18 track compilation for the 2014 Warrington Music Festival. With many… Read More Festival Compilation Still Available For Free Download
On Saturday 28th May, from 12pm-11pm, Golden Square presents a day to celebrate new and emerging talent in conjunction with the re-launched Warrington Music Festival. We are happy to announce Conquer Rio will head up a line-up of 22 up and coming bands and artists. The Festival stage will return to its regular home in… Read More Line up announced for WMF 2016!
Roughneck Riot Birthday Bash this Saturday. Since last years gig was so much fun for the 6 piece punk rockers, Roughneck Riot, they’ve decided to do it again.. To celebrate what will be 11 years in the making, they have invited a load of their friends to come and play in Warrington for the Roughneck Riot… Read More Last call for a riotous Birthday!
If you’re as gutted as we are that Warrington Music Festival will not be taking place in 2015, then fear not! Last years fantastic compilation is still free to download, from [WAM]’s Bandcamp page here. With tracks from Roughneck Riot, The Black Circles, Slydigs and Conquer Rio plus many many more, there is bound to be… Read More No #WMF2015? No problem!
Since the decision was made to no longer produce original content for [WAM] at the end of January, we have spoke to many people who have give us thanks for our contribution to the local music scene. We have also spoke to many people who understand decision made, even if it was with a heavy… Read More 10 years of (roughneck) riots!
In June we spent time with Roughneck Riot who were recording their 3rd Studio Album, ‘Out Of Anger’ at Jaraf House Studios outside of Wigan. The album, once again blending a Punk Rock sound with traditional Folk Instruments (Banjo, Mandolin, Accordion etc) will be released via TNS Records on 13 October on both vinyl and… Read More Roughneck Riot Studio Diary ‘Out Of Anger’