Really Live Music Presents:
The Whisky Priests + support from Swill (The Men They Couldn’t Hang)
Live at Borderline
Exclusive London Reunion Show: “They’re Bloody Well Back!” The internationally-acclaimed cult Folk-Punk-Rock band The Whisky Priests, hail from County Durham. They are reuniting in 2018 to perform what will be their first official live shows for almost fifteen years. Founded in 1985, The Whisky Priests soon became one of the leading pioneers and finest exponents of the ‘Folk-Punk-Rock’ genre. Their music and visual image proved hugely influential and spawned a host of similar bands worldwide. Today the Whisky Priests are seen as the godfathers of the scene.
The Reunion features all-original members from the band’s peak period, including the nucleus of Gary Miller and Mick Tyas… Gary Miller – Accordion, Backing Vocals Mick Tyas – Vocals, Tenor Banjo, Mandolin, Bouzouki, Guitar, Harmonica Kevin Wilson – Mandolin, Bouzouki, Guitar, Backing Vocals Nick Thompson – Fiddle, Mandolin, Guitar, Backing Vocals Michael Stephenson – Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals Sticks – Drums, Backing Vocals
This is their only London show on the reunion tour and tickets are expected to quickly sell out.