THE BRISTOL MODERNIST AND SIXTIES WEEKENDER 2020
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THE BRISTOL MODERNIST & SIXTIES WEEKENDER 2020
FRIDAY 20TH/ SATURDAY 21ST MARCH 2020
VENUES AND WRISTBAND INFORMATION>>>
FRIDAY 20TH MARCH
THE BRISTOL MODERNIST AND SIXTIES BIG BOSS FRIDAY NIGHT - 8PM - 1AM
DRESS CODE - SMART/CASUAL R.O.A.R
BASEMENT 45 - FROGMORE STREET - BRISTOL - BS1 5NA
BIG BOSS MAN - LIVE
PLUS DJ'S in two rooms playing the biggest Mod sounds from across the country, what a great way to kick off the weekend safely in the hands of the incredible hammond jazz funk fuelled Big Boss Man!!!!
SATURDAY 21ST MARCH (DAYTIME)
THE BRISTOL MODERNIST AND SIXTIES FESTIVAL
TWO FANTASTIC DAYTIME VENUES OF ACTS AND DJ'S.
12 NOON - 5PM - DRESS CODE - SMART/CASUAL R.O.A.R
VENUE 1 - THE LOUISIANA - WAPPING RD - BRISTOL - BS1 6UA
VENUE 2 - THE OSTRICH INN OPPOSITE THE LOUISIANA
LITTLE TRIGGERS - LIVE
Harking from Liverpool Little triggers have been rocking the Mod scene for a few years now, their fresh young sound of R&B and 60's inspired power pop has seen them playing at some of the biggest international Mod events.They are so good we've released their first album on Suit Yourself Records.
HEY BULLDOG - LIVE
In 2019 HEY BULLDOG launched our Friday night event at Basement 45 and if you were there you'll know they took the roof off the place, this Bristol band have quickly become a favourite playing all the favourite Mod tunes from The Who, Small Faces right up to the Jam - A cracking party band.
PLUS DJ'S playing across two venues in the historic part of Bristol. will be setting up a shop in the Louisiana as part of this event and are giving us a raffle prize of a semi tailored suit and shopping vouchers to go towards our epic Mod raffle for Prostate Cancer UK.
Suit Yourself will also be setting up shop where goodies from Fay Hallam, Little Triggers, DVD's and mugs can be bought.
Scooter cruise and competition in association with The Bristol Mod scooter club.
(Scooter ride in meeting at 12 noon from Durdham Down water tower/Cafe Retreat BS9 1FG) Contact Jim Burnham - 07816 194736
SATURDAY 21ST MARCH (NIGHT TIME)
THE BIG SATURDAY NIGHT OUT WITH THE SMALL FAKERS
8PM - 1AM DRESS CODE - SMART MOD DRESS ONLY - R.O.A.R
BASEMENT 45 - FROGMORE STREET - BRISTOL BS1 5NA
SMALL FAKERS - LIVE
The absolutely epic Small Fakers will be blowing the roof off the main room playing all the biggest Small Faces classics, the band will be closing the main room at 1am - Magical stuff.
PLUS DJ'S playing the best Mod sounds to grace this fair scene of ours, expect nothing but floor fillers and classics for the ultimate Modernist night out.
YOUR WEEKEND DJ'S
GLYN PREECE (OUT OF TIME)
ANDY HILL (CHILLS AND FEVER)
LEE MILLER (NEW UNTOUCHABLES - DREAMSVILLE)
ROB POWNER (WANG DANG DOODLE)
JON DRAKE (HEAVENLY BLOCKED)
LEE & DAVE GRIMSHAW (SPINOUT - SEN-SA-SHUN)
ALAN SAUNDERS - CRIS DAVIES (SUIT YOURSELF)
PETE WHELBOURN - (https://www.modclothin.co.uk/)
SIOBHAN NOLAN-FARMER - IAN HURFORD
JODIE RICHARDSON - CALLUM SAMMON
JULIAN ROCHFORT - PAUL TAYLOR - MALCOLM BEEDLE
PETE COGLEY & more...
Hotels near the venues - All the venues are in the city centre, closest hotels are in the BS1 and BS2 postal code areas.
Travel - Bristol Temple Meads train station is a five minute cab journey to the venues and Bristol sits nicely on the M4 and M5 motorways, if coming by scooter there are plenty of A roads leading into the city from all over the south west.