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Guests For The UK Dates

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

As mentioned yesterday, here are the guests we’ve got coming along as support on the UK tour. • London – Eureka Machines • Sheffield – The Glitterati + Silverjet • Manchester – Laika Dog + Eureka Machines • Glasgow – Baby Chaos + Sluts of Trust • Newcastle – Supercharger + Eureka Machines • Wolverhampton […]

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Ginger & Friends Dates Are Upon Us

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Ginger starts his week-long Christmas party in a few days, so here’s a reminder of the dates and ticket links! Beginning on Friday night with a sold out birthday celebration, he then moves around the country helping to bring some festive cheer to a town (fairly) near you, and dragging some fantastic guests along for […]

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Ginger & Friends December Dates

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Ginger has announced a handful of live shows to take place in the run up to Christmas.

Full details are available over at our sister site gingerandfriends.com.

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Summertime Fun

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

It’s a little quiet on The Wildhearts front at the moment, but that doesn’t mean to say that there aren’t other movements going on within the camp. Ginger recently joined up with Michael Monroe (Hanoi Rocks), to play with with him in his new project, along with Sami Yaffa (Hanoi Rocks, New York Dolls), Steve […]

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Xmess Tour Merchandise On The Webstore

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

The Xmess Elves have finished counting and the post-tour inventory is complete! The merch guys have done their thing and, for you guys who missed out before, the Xmess tour goodies are available from our Webstore. All orders over £10 – so near enough all of them – will get a free Santa hat thrown […]

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UK Xmess shows are here!

Saturday, December 19th, 2009

Tonight sees the first of the UK Xmess shows kicking off at Leeds Rio’s. The tour then moves on to Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall on Monday 21st, and then ends up at London O2 Academy Islington on Tuesday 22nd. Tickets for all of these show are still available, and you’ll find links to ticket agencies, and the […]

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Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Fucking hell! I’m just coming up to the grand young age of thirty twelve, I’ve been playing drums for most of my life. Have been in bands for most of the time I’ve been playing drums, and have been drinking for most of the time I’ve been in bands playing drums. So why is it […]

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Go To Hell

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

Nestled unassumingly near the front of Töölö, in the heart of Helsinki, is the best restaurant in the world. Lots of restaurants seem like the best restaurants in the world, and almost are, but there is only one that can be king. And this place is called Hell. Stylish and sparse, and serving up fine […]

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Xmess Tour Merchandise

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Now that the Xmess tour is under way, we thought we’d give you guys a peek at the goodies that will be on offer at the shows.

Along with the usual mugs, keyrings, wristbands and CDs, there’s the Chutzpah Jnr mini album and this little lot:
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Xmess Smiley Tee – The return of ye olde Smiley Bones in
Christmas cheer mode! This will be available in both men’s
and women’s styles!

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Here We Go Again

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

We’re off on another merry little trip to the frozen shores of Scandinavia. I have to say, last winter’s trip left me slightly jittery after experiencing minus fourteen on the frozen midnight ferry which had to break it’s way through the frozen seas to reach it’s frozen destination. It was more of an eye closer than an eye opener.

But this time I’ve come prepared. Converse, as good as they are for drumming in, don’t really cut it as an all terrain snowshoe. So this year I’ll mainly be wearing the hide of pre-historic woolly mammoths, along with some very flattering thermal underwear made by that classic top Savile Row designer – Thinsulate. Lets face it, you’re past caring about your appearance once your lips have fallen off. I dare say I won’t be so agile around the drum kit, but god damn it I’ll be warm.

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