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SHAG NASTY UK - 1976-79 UK Punk

- UK London, UK Punk / Alternative / Oi


Sounds Like: The Clash, Cockney Rejects, Anti-Nowhere League (Official), Sham69

Label: Currently unsigned

Manager: Self Managed

Bio: In 1977 guitarist Riff starr and singer Gary started a punk rock band, but they had no equipment and no money. Then long standing friend Joe Strummer provided them £500.00 from The Clash's advance from CBS Records. From here Shag Nasty are known to have helped to define the sound of British punk.... See Full Bio

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SHAG NASTY UK - 1976-79 UK Punk has a show on 2014-08-09 at 19:00 @ The Gunners... in Highbury http://www.reverbnation.com/q/4y6kbx #concert


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  • Sat

    Aug 9

    Highbury, UK | 7:00pm
    Sat Aug 09 7:00pm


    Shag Nasty and Far From Life - The Return to The Gunners Pub!!! Shag Nasty UK and Far From Life join forces once again to bring you a night of musical revelry and all out chaos - returning to The Gunners pub, hosts of the very first #PhillyStock Live Music Charity Event held earlier this year in May. Joined once more by the amazing acoustic talents of Bella (aka Shotgun Otto) and one more band TBC... This night is set to be one to remember for all who wish to and subsequently do attend... If you have any plans or football team bias... then F**K THEM ALL OFF - because you certainly do NOT want to miss this!!!

  • 2014

    Jul 5

    London, UK | 8:00pm

    London, UK
    Sat Jul 05 8:00pm


    what a king line up,how can you say no?

  • 2014

    May 26

    Chelmsford, ESS, UK | 2:00pm

    Chelmsford, ESS, UK
    Mon May 26 2:00pm


    Og Fest all weekend event Friday to Monday

  • 2014

    May 24

    Chelmsford, ESS, UK | 8:00pm

    Chelmsford, ESS, UK
    Sat May 24 8:00pm


    OGfest returns for it's fifth year - This time at it's new home... The Asylum in Chelmsford! Taking place on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th. Featuring the best in metal, punk, doom, prog, hardcore and grunge over two days & two stages. Including... Osmium Guillotine. Habu. Three Thrones. Monkish. Kaine. Austere. Yak Attack. The Tickturds. HERIDA. Shag Nasty. Entropy. Dismanibus. FULL LINE-UP TBA The event will be raising money for Parkinsons UK - Entry is free, but a donation on the door will be encouraged! https://www.facebook.com/events/287859474672661/

  • 2014

    May 16

    London, UK | 7:00pm

    London, UK
    Fri May 16 7:00pm


    Your £5 entry donations will go to the British Diabetes Association (Diabetes UK) and The National Autistic Society - And bring some extra, there's going to be an auction for a rather special item! All money raised from the auction will also go to the charities above. Your entertainment for the evening will provided by: Shag Nasty (Facebook page Shag Nasty UK) Alexa De Strange and Far From Life Alexa De Strange is an Alternative Rock band which has played the same bills as Sweethead, LA Guns, The Glitter Band and Toyah. A surreal experience is in store. www.alexadestrange.com Far From Life is also an Alternative Rock band with a punk/indie edge influenced by The Beatles, The Smiths, Oasis and The Clash, and heavier artists like Alter Bridge, Bullet For My Valentine, Green Day etc. www.reverbnation.com/FarFromLife Your MC for the night will be Sparky Mark and special guests. Here's the schedule for the evening with the usual leeway: 7.50pm: Mark's Welcome speech at 7.50 8.00pm: Dave of Healthy Junkies acoustic set 8.20pm: Alexa De Strange (acoustic set) 8.55pm: Jody + guest rendition of "Stairway to Heaven" 9.15pm: Far From Life 9.50pm: Raffle/Auction 10.20pm: Shag Nasty 10.50pm: DJ #PhillyStock2014

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    Brilliant ... love this stuff.... best wishes in 2013
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    SHAG NASTY UK - Say a big thanks to all their friends and fans through their help and support this last year. We hope you all have a fantastic 2013.. Onwards and Upwards.....
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Q: Hi Riff, This is George Psorakis, your first manager in 1976. The guy who gave you themaster and tapes for Looking For Love & No Bullshit.. Nice to know you are still rocking away and are no. 2 in
A: We are still at it mate - Still going strong.. Great to hear from you. Straka

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