been a long, hard struggle, but we've finally got there - The two final
bands, The Favours (Lock 17) and Lucifer Star Machine (93 Feet East)
, have been added to the Relief line-up.
news, Rhesus will now headline the Brixton Windmill all-dayer, with
Abdoujaparov and Jim-Bob taking up the 2nd and 3rd slots respectively.
See the 'Relief Events' page for full line-up and ticket details.
more bands have signed up to play at Relief, with Luxembourg,
heroes of the Angular Records 'New Cross' compilations joining us for
the 'St Valentine's Day Moussaka' at Lock 17.
Important News - New Charity
As of today, the DEC are no longer taking donations for the Tsunami
Relief effort, as they are a commission set up solely for the immediate
aftermath of such catastrophes.
As a result,
all of the money raised at our shows will be donated to Tsunami
Relief Cymru, a charity based in Wales, that is working
towards rebuilding self sufficient communities in the affected areas.
Deathray have been added to the Lock 17 gig, while Salvo
will now appear at 93 Feet East, as well as Brixton Windmill. Iraqi/American
protest singer Stephan Smith, has also been added to
the Windmill show.
Tickets are now on sale for the Lock 17 and
93 Feet East shows, priced at £5 each. You can get them online
where tickets for the 100 Club show are also available.
for the Metro gig, headlined by S*M*A*S*H* can be bought from Stargreen
priced at £6.
Tickets go on sale for 100 Club + Windmill gigs
are now available for two of the February dates - see events page for
OUT OF LONDON DATE
thrilled to announce our first out of London date, at Clwb Ifor Bach
in Cardiff on Thursday 17th March. The line-up so far includes The
International Karate Plus and Rhesus.
bands have been added to the rapidly expanding Relief line up.
Festival organisers Rhesus will be joined by Corporation:Blend
on Thursday 19th February at 93 Feet East, while Stuffy &
the Fuses who count Graham Coxon's drummer amongst their number,
and are currently recording with Steve Albini, will play at Lock 17
on February 14th.
ear on the web tonight for Jim Rhesus, who will be talking Relief and
Rhesus on internet radio station TGR Sounds' Earwax show between 9 and
11 tonight: www.wax-music.com/earwax_radio
punk legends S*M*A*S*H* have been added to the line up for the Metro
show on 19th February.
first event, The G-Spot festival in Bethnal Green, curated by Jim Rhesus
& God Is In The TV e-zine, was a massive success. The venue was
packed out & a great time was had by all. Rhesus, Luxembourg and
The International Karate Plus all put in stirling sets, and The Fallingovers
were an experience that few will ever forget.
Jim's now counting up the pounds and pence to see how much has been
raised from our first effort - keep an eye on the totalizer at the side
of the screen!
date confirmed: Thursday 17th February at 93 Feet East.
The Electric Shocks and DJ Stu Plimsoles of
Artrocker have been added to the line up for The Metro on 19th February.
bands have been confirmed for the Metro gig on 19th February: long time
Joyzine faves M.A.S.S. and promising newcomers The
Patty Winters Show.
have also been added to the festivities, and will open at The 100 Club
on 15th February. Art Brut and Rhesus complete the line up.
We are sad
to announce that Prozak will no longer be appearing at the show at Brixton
Windmill on 20th
February. Not to worry though, as the equally excellent Salvo have stepped
into the breach to take their place.
Relief organiser Jim Rhesus is live on the air tonight talking Guernsey's
Island FM (104.7fm) about all things Relief, GSpot & Rhesus from
Catch it online at www.islandfm.guernsey.net
London dates have been confirmed, Monday 14th February (yep, that's
Valentine's Day for all you romantics out there) at Lock 17
(formerly Dingwalls) in Camden & Saturday 19th February at The
Metro on Oxford Street.
stuck for something to do this weekend, then head on to GSpot at The
Pleasure Unit, Bethnal Green. The all-day event is being run jointly
by the God is in the TV website and our very own Jim Rhesus, with proceeds
going to the DEC. Here's the line-up:
Fallingovers (ft. Eddie Argos), Art Brut 4, Luxembourg, Rhesus, The
Fades, The International Karate Plus, Ciccone, 1984, Piranha Deathray,
Thejessicaquestion, Sarah Russell
Venues in North London and Central London have
offered nights in mid February - exciting line ups are currently being
confirmed (watch this space). Bands that are unavailable on those dates
are offering to assist by any means necessary (Bloc Party
will raise money via their album launch party).
will be an indoor nu-rock mini-fest on Sunday 20th February at London's
Brixton Windmill featuring Abdoujaparov, Jim
Bob, Rhesus, Ciccone and
The Video Club who will be drawing straws for playing
15th February, Art Brut and Rhesus
will be joined by XFM DJ Jon Kennedy, and The Rock 'n' Roll Idiots at
the 100 Club, Oxford Street.
of London shows are also coming together and there is a list of high
profile bands that shows are currrently being confirmed for. The Filthy
Little Angels label is also releasing a compilation.