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the humdrum express

the humdrum express

Alternative / Lyrical / Acoustic / Pop Punk / Poetry Kidderminster, UK  UK


  • 2015

    Nov 19

    Stourbridge, UK | 8:00pm

    Autobiography launch tour

  • 2015

    Jul 23

    Stourbridge, ENG, UK | 7:00pm

    The Humdrum Express Ian Passey presents... Songs, poems, hats and glasses... He's released four albums of anger, passion and wit (All Aboard, Little Victories, Elevation Of Trivia and Clone Town Blues). Live work has included gigs with Half Man Half Biscuit, John Cooper Clarke, Bob Mould, The Wedding Present, Hugh Cornwell, Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls, Chas 'n' Dave, John Otway, Vic Godard & The Subway Sect and The Wombats. Recent singles Festival At Home and Cryptic Self Pity have both been championed by Steve Lamacq on his BBC 6music drive time show. This show is FREE TO GET IN

  • 2015

    Jul 4

    Stourport on Severn, UK | 8:00pm

    MeMe Detroit and her band will once again be storming the stage to perform songs from the forthcoming debut album "Live to love you'll love to live" at The Civic centre, Stourport. Debut single "Stand up you're living", released on SoulRock Central records, is now available for download and with rave preview reviews of the forthcoming album coming in thick and fast, this show is not one to be missed. "With her dulcet tones and catchy riff driven melodies, Singer/guitarist/songwriter, MeMe Detroit will ease any worries whilst leaving you feeling ever so slightly dirty."

  • 2015

    Apr 24

    Kidderminster, WOR, UK | 8:00pm

    Admission £6 on the door

  • 2015

    Mar 21

    Dudley, UK | 2:30pm

    All-day fundraiser for The Brain Tumour Charity.


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  • Calm like a Riot (Artist)
    Calm like a Riot
    Dude! Dan like a riot here. Hope all is well at your end. Have you recorded 'I've had enough vote me out' acoustically? Also have you recorded it without the Gordon Fucking Ramsey line to make it playable on the radio? It is a great song.



Sounds Like: Billy Bragg, John Cooper Clarke, Half Man Half Biscuit, Television Personalities

Bio: The Humdrum Express is the musical vehicle for Kidderminster based singer/songwriter Ian Passey.

Up-tempo exasperation, poetic put-downs and bitter-sweet tales of delusion.

He's released four full albums (All Aboard, Little Victories, Elevation Of Trivia and Clone Town Blues).
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Recent Blogs

Feb 7, 2013

Half Man Half Biscuit + The Humdrum Express @ The Robin 2, Bilston. Thursday 23r... [more]


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