The March Violets, legendary pioneers of Darkest Post Punk Rock, who kick-started the Goth movement in Leeds alongside The Sisters Of Mercy, have confirmed some rare appearances.They will be headlining the Felsenkeller stage at the 20th Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig on Friday 10th June, playing Shadowplay Festival in Waregem on Friday 22nd July, and Headlining DV8 festival in York on Sunday 24th July.
They’ll also going back to their roots with a trio of little guerrilla punk warm-up dates before the festivals.
Leeds Cockpit on Saturday 4th June, Norwich Marquee on Monday 6th June, and Glasgow Classic Grand on Saturday 16th July.
The tickets for all these warm-up gigs will be £15, and will also get you into an aftershow party, a badge and a Violets t-shirt in your size!
Luxury Stranger has been dragged along to help at Norwich and Glasgow, Leeds guests to be confirmed.
PLEASE NOTE: The Norwich gig is limited to 100 tickets.
All tickets available from www.musicnonstop.co.ukat first come first served.
04.06 – Leeds (UK) – The Cockpit
06.06 – Norwich (UK) – The Marquee
10.06 – Leipzig (GER) – WGT 2011 – www.wave-gotik-treffen.de
16.07 – Glasgow (UK) – Classic Grand – www.musicnonstop.co.uk
22.07 – Waregem (Belg) Shadowplay Festival – www.shadowplayfestival.be
24.07 – York (UK) DV8 Festival – www.dv8fest.com