Fri, 02 Feb|
Cellar Dweller: The Priscillas
with Scant Regard, The Qwarks, & Robber Byker 7.30pm (Cellar Bar) £10adv/£13otd
When & Where
02 Feb 2024, 19:30
The Brunswick, 1 Holland Rd, Brighton and Hove, Hove BN3 1JF, UK
Come through the Portal to the Brunswick Cellar Bar for an evening of Rock headed by The Priscillas, with support from Adam Ant and Gaye Bykers On Acid guitarist Scant Regard, discs spun by Robber Byker from GBOA and The Qwarks.
Having blazed a trail with their thrill-inducing shows and festival appearances across the UK and Europe, The Priscillas have shared bills with the likes of The Damned, Pussy Riot and Gene Loves Jezebel, as well as recording celebrated sessions for BBC 6 Music, Resonance FM, Boogaloo Radio, and are on current heavy rotation at Dublin City FM, Love FM in Japan, Independent FM in LA. They got to number 13 on the 365 Legacy Charts for their current single Angela, a song about the global women’s safety campaign #askforangela.
It's little wonder that The Priscillas’ status as Holloway’s bubble gum queens remain undiminished – and rightly so. Jenny Drag, founding frontwoman is joined by Adam Ant's drummer, Jola, Lene Lovich's Valkyrie on guitar, and bassist Taylor formerly of Kiria aka Sarah Vista to create a dynamic blend of crunchy guitars hooks, sweet harmonies and infectious pop sensibility. Duncan Reid & The Big Heads' Heidi Cotton steps in on guitar when duty calls.
“I walked away happy! All of you exuding personality. Till the next time thx for the fun time” - Rolo McGinty of The Woodentops about a recent performance at Brandon Rocks, Kennington, London
“Cracking song and video” - Steve Metcalfe of The Boys regarding their current single Angela,
A solo one-man whirlwind of pure unadulterated guitar driven energy. Also known for his guitar work with Adam Ant, The Selecter, Johnette Napolitano, Gaye Bykers On Acid, Rachel Stamp and Flesh for Lulu, Will rams home all his experience into this mind-bending apocalyptic amalgamation of epic soundtrack proportions.
Psychedelic Rock trio and many of the other genres trio from the Brighton/ Hove boundary. Recent activities include collaborations with bass legend Herbie Flowers involving Tubas, song writing and live collaborations with Mishkin Fitzgerald of Bird Eats Baby, and film-score music writing for artists Infinity Bunce and Paul London. Often said, "don't know what you're music is", sometimes said, " I enjoyed that!" and names often mentioned after live sets: "reminds me of XTC/ Dead Kennedys/ Cardiacs/ B52s/ Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band/ Victim's Family etc"
Discs will be spun by Robber Byker, bassist extraordinaire from Gaye Bykers On Acid
7.30pm (Cellar Bar)