CHELSEA (GB) – celebrating 40 years of „Evacuate“
Legendary punk band Chelsea is celebrating 40 years of „Evacuate“ in 2023, the classic album of the band. Guitarist Rob Miller will be joining this tour. He first joined Chelsea in 1993 for The Alternative tour and the Traitors Gate album and tour in 1994.
Chelsea were formed in 1976 by front man Gene October. Spearheading the punk movement, their debut single ‘Right To Work’ was released in 1977 which brought the attention of the music press. Gene October was responsible for starting The Roxy Club in Soho where many of the early punk bands started playing and Chelsea began playing alongside the likes of The Clash, The Damned, The Police, Sham 69. Featuring in Derrek Jarman’s punk film ‘Jubilee’ Chelsea also featured on 2 John Peel sessions and the Old Grey Whistle Test at the BBC promoting their self titled first album.
04/05/2023 D-Bochum, Wageni
05/05/2023 PL-Pobiedna, P.D.S. “PUNKTEON”
06/05/2023 CZ-Bohuslavice, Noise Bar
07/05/2023 CZ-Ostrava, Barrak Music Club
08/05/2023 A-Vienna, Chelsea
09/05/2023 D-Munich, Unter Deck (w/ Nasty Rumours)
10/05/2023 D-Karlsruhe, Alte Hackerei
11/05/2023 D-Hamburg, Hafenklang (w/ Nasty Rumours)
12/05/2023 D-Berlin, Reset Club
13/05/2023 D-Düsseldorf, Ratinger Hof