Apr 062017

More UK photos, this time from May and a show with Edward Tudor-Pole of Ten Pole Tudor

Supporting Edward Tudor-Pole

Posted by John Catto on Tuesday, 31 May 2016


Apr 062017

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Posted by John Catto on Friday, 2 October 2015

Apr 062017

Hey these should be here. Lots of news coming up but for now galleries from the last dates

It's time to recap. Here are some of my favourite photos from these fantastic shows. The Phoenix Theatre was the first…

Posted by John Catto on Friday, 2 October 2015


Sep 012015

On September 12th we’ll be hosting a beer launch party with The Diodes.

The beer, Time Damage IPA, named after the hit song from their 1977 self titled debut album, will be released alongside the bands 2015 reunion shows and will be available at all of the venues on the night of.

We’re super excited to have these guys playing some tunes in the brewery with our friends Tijuana Jesus opening up the show.

This is an earlier show, so show up in time to catch all the tunes!

Set times:

-THE DIODES 8:45pm

Manantler Craft Brewing Co.
182 Wellington St, Bowmanville, Ontario L1c1w3

Facebook Event Page

Aug 152015

Toronto 1977 punk pioneers, The Diodes, perform a rare, intimate, but ungodly loud performance at The Brantford Station Gallery, on Tues, Sept 15, 2015.

Yes, this one will literally blow your socks off!!

In addition to a full concert set by The Diodes, their manager, Ralph Alfonso, returns to the Gallery with his acclaimed exhibition and sale of 1977 punk photography (his portraits of The Ramones, Patti Smith, Diodes, Dead Boys, Teenage Head and many others).

Doors open at 9pm

NOTE: Admission price includes a copy of the book, Treat Me Like Dirt, the acclaimed history of Toronto punk 1977-1981, by Liz Worth

Tickets are extremely limited as gallery capacity is 50.
Admission is $25 and available as follows:
Reserve by phone and pick up/pay at the show
Pay by phone (Visa/MC), pick up at show.
Reserve by phone, pay by Interac e-Transfer.
In person at the Gallery.

PHONE: 519.309.0008

The Gallery will be modified to accommodate a live concert standing room intimate setting for this evening (tables and chairs will be moved to the back).

Brantford Station is a ViaRail/Go-Train station and can be reached by train, HOWEVER there are no late trains leaving the Station after the show.

There are various motels/hotels on Colborne Rd in Brantford if you’d like to extend your visit.