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Rude Mechanicals

Rude Mechanicals

Other / Dark Cabaret / Jazz/Punk London, UK  UK


  • Fri

    Jun 24

    London, UK | 8:00pm

    Summer Solstice Special! Also featuring: Gardyloo Spew, An Infernal Contraption, Eleventh Hour Adventists.... https://www.facebook.com/events/245750482463483/

  • Wed

    May 18

    Kilburn, UK | 8:00pm

    Rude Mechanicals play Kilburn - More info to follow :)

  • Sat

    Apr 9

    London, UK | 7:30pm

    Join us for an eclectic programme including Klezmerco taking us to Eastern Europe with their traditional band. And The Vaudevillians will have us travel through time, space and music styles.

  • Thu

    Mar 10

    Cambridge, UK | 7:00pm

    Rude Mechanicals return to Cambridge' We've been invited by old friends Keltrix who present an evening of diverse music and entertainment, embracing the unusual and steering clear of the middle of the road. https://www.facebook.com/events/215240652147933/ Come witness the spectacular HIGHWIRE CIRCUS perform in one of Cambridges most majestic venues to the music of: KELTRIX www.keltrix.co.uk DJ CHRIS TOFU www.facebook.com/chrisdjtofu THE RUDE MECHANICALS www.rudemechanicals.co.uk With guest hosts DJ SMYLEY JAY & HONEY: 'De La Soiree' http://www.wunjomusic.com/

  • 2016

    Feb 6

    Chatham, KEN, UK | 1:30pm

    Kimbofest - all proceeds to the Alzheimer's Society. Many, many great bands over 3 days...


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  • GreenColrake (Artist)
    Cool Tunes!
  • Dead End Lane (Artist)
    Dead End Lane
    Super ecclectic and totally awesome!!! Quite the fusion of dark jazz and a little punk!!!
  • Paper Angels ® (Artist)
    Paper Angels ®
    Fantastic songs! Not just different but different and good. Engaging and wonderful music. www.facebook.com/paperangelsband
  • gwmark (Artist)
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    Making my day!
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Sounds Like: Tom Waits, Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, Frank Zappa, The tigerlilies, The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band

Label: Ex Gratia, Ex Gratia Recordings

Manager: JV Roberts

Bio: The mysterious and ethereal Miss Roberts along with her Rude Mechanicals is a whirlwind of strange songs, sounds and looks. Miss Roberts is the leader and her flamboyant persona has become the look of the band. She has put together an act combining surreal stories, poetry and songs.

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"Rude Mechanicals: Artful jazzbo slinkiness and cabaret poetics with fabulous playing from all concerned and brilliantly off kilter but accessible vocalising from the remarkable front woman Miss Joe Roberts.… with elements from the likes of Rip Rig And Panic, Little Annie and Diamanda Gallas there’s loads here to enjoy… eclecticism never got hipper. And isn’t that Jowe Head once of Swell Maps beneath that top hat plucking bubbling bass notes?"

— Bugbear

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