The Longshanks

Rank #25 UK Crewe, UK Alternative


Bio: From an isolated storage crate dumped by the canal in the backwoods of deepest, darkest Cheshire come the Longshanks… Four unlikely musicians, a mob of last chancers, no hopers and vagabonds… A stripped down musical dirty dozen, in for the long haul, knowing the only way out of this band is in a ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: No posts for a while. However, we've been busy developing the new record. Hunkered down in the crate for 6 months... http://t.co/8mrh9JouDm

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EP Release.....
Mar 14, 2010
The New EP 'Bring me the Head of John the Baptist' is due for release soon. Free... [more]
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  • 2012

    Mar 2

    CHESHIRE, CHE, UK | 8:30pm
    The Imp
    Fri Mar 02, 2012 8:30pm


    A great opportunity to see The Longhsanks in an intimate environment for free!!! They are playing at Bearded Theory festival in the summer along side The Levellers, Terrorvision and Chumbawamba! Sheena will be supporting the band with a solo acoustic set. Feel free! :)

  • 2010

    Oct 24

    Crewe, CHESH, UK | 4:00pm

    Crewe, CHESH, UK
    Sun Oct 24, 2010 4:00pm


    WE'RE ON AT 4PM ON THE ELECTRIC STAGE! L I N E - U P -------------------------- E L E C T R I C - S T A G E : Junker Flux The Longshanks The Blueyellows Tom Seals Kill The Doctor Mark of a Thousand Evils Stereo Espionage Blue Grenade Photo Booth Smile A C O U S T I C - S T A G E : Dayve Dean Prad Ian Scanlan Phil Maddocks FireJar The Valentines Scott D Thompson Christie Jon Tarplee James Farmer Six Million Dogs Rich House Moore & Ward Emm Louise Alex & Martyn Richard Ault P L U S: Bellydancing Show Tombola Oxfam Stalls Compilation CD C D - T R A C K L I S T I N G : 1) Proud Proud People – Broken Bread 2) The Foxy Wellingtons - The Libertine 3) Sgt Wolfbanger – When I Break A Promise It Shatters 4) Barnaby Smith – When I Look At You 5) Lost Response – Blue Murder 6) Sumo Kings – Mr R Bland 7) Swim Into Scarlet – 12 Days 8) The Escape – Remind Me 9) Tom Seals – One Life 10) Troops Of Mafeking – 1-4-1 11) Prad – The Perils 12) The Electric Kools – Ian’s Narcotic Affair 13) Bleached Wail – Get Rowdy 14) The Blueyellows – Humankind 15) The Longshanks – Jack the Ripper 16) The Midnight Lycan Party – Down By the River 17) The Flares - You Failed To Mention It Johnny! 18) Fake Heroes - Last Regret 19) The Resistance – Resist No More 20) Profound Legacy – Lonely Road 21) Blitz Kids – The Comedian 22) Ian Scanlan – Life Viewed From the Outside 23) Junker – Not Right In My Head 24) Just!DontPanic – Pilot Light 25) Blunderbuss Benefit – Blow the Lights 26) BLKSWN – On Your Own 27) Heart Shaped Circles – Evelyn 28) Indigo Sunshine – Rainbow Girl 29) The Lockdown – I Don’t Know How 30) Photo Booth Smile – Holding On 31) Dayve Dean - Ordinary 32) ElB - Expansion/Acceleration

  • 2010

    Mar 12

    Crewe, CHESH, UK | 8:00pm

    Crewe, CHESH, UK
    Fri Mar 12, 2010 8:00pm
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  • Donnie Stovall (Artist) Donnie Stovall
    Great songs,great style,,,,,,,
  • Ice Pulse (Artist) Ice Pulse
    Fantastic vox and great tracks... Great Tracks !! Peace & good luck for the year ahead xx
  • Pat Branch... Bass Player / Songwriter (Artist) Pat Branch... Bass Pl...
    Terrific tracks…Continue to make great music...Much success on REVERBNATION and beyond…Pat B
  • Rhythm Dragons (Artist) Rhythm Dragons
    Love the sound keep on a-rockin'
  • iain cowley (Artist) iain cowley
    edward the 1st , great dynamics. some nice work guys
  • iain cowley (Artist) iain cowley
    new stuff sounding good guys.
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