Hinder Summer and festival season must be over as we’re here tonight for the first gig of autumn 2015 - tonight to the Slade Rooms in Wolverhampton to see a sold out gig by Californian surfer rock dudes, with charismatic frontsman Whitfield Crane - welcome Ugly Kid Joe.


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Man Overboard Tonight felt like I was 13 again hanging out at the Red Rose in Rugeley. The Slade Rooms has an air of the 6th form common room full of hormonal teenagers ready to release some tension by going crazy in the pit. Tonight’s show is a rescheduled tour that was originally meant to see a now defunct Hostage Calm and scandalicious Front Porch Step supporting.


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Then Jerico t’s a Friday blast from the past. We’re off to the smallest of the Wolves Civic venues, the Slade Rooms. Support tonight is from Mike Marlin is very possibly a rising star, tonight supporting a band who at one point shone pretty brightly, though longevity and change in music scene proved a staling point. Literally “Reprising” their star tonight it’s Mark Shaw with the boys from Then Jerico.


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The Bronx Tonight Los Angeles’ hardcore punk band The Bronx are joined by Single Mothers and Axis Of for their Wolverhampton gig at the Slade Rooms. Gig Junkies' very own photographer Lee Allen got to shoot the gig, we hope you like what he saw. Were you there? We would love to hear what you thought. Tweet us @GigJunkies, or post your comments on our Facebook page and we'll put your thoughts, right here alongside the photos.


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Field Music Field Music’s latest album, ‘Plumb’, has been nominated for this year’s Barclaycard Mercury Prize, but they remain a well-kept secret. Tonight Wolverhampton has an opportunity to find out what they are all about.


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School of Seven Bells School of Seven Bells (SVIIB) is a New York Band, with a sensual and ethereal sound, which is a sort of fusion of the dreaminess of The Cocteau Twins and the hard edged shimmering guitar drone of My Bloody Valentine. Plus a few beats thrown in. While they have been around since 2007, they are not particularly well-known in the UK, despite having made three acclaimed albums. Their dramatic, trance-like soundscapes are particularly suited to live performance, so I was really looking forward to seeing them in Wolverhampton.


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