Rats on Rafts – John Kennedy Radio X Session Replay + UK Tour

James NichollsRats On Rafts

Our favourite Dutch post-punks Rats on Rafts are flying in from Rotterdam this week for a special one-off collaboration with members of Pere Ubu and Happyness at London’s Moth Club on Sunday night. Here’s a picture of them above playing last years Incubate Festival! New music maestro John Kennedy has given the show a shout on his Radio X show after playing Rats on Rafts’ version of ‘Some Velvet Morning’, “Amazing, … Read More

Fire Records at Label Mates – ‘Tape Hiss Jail’ This Weekend!

James NichollsPere Ubu, Rats On Rafts

As part of the Label Mates Festival taking place at venues across East London this week, Fire will be hosting ‘Tape Hiss Jail’. Members of the legendary Cleveland band that is Pere Ubu join together with Dutch post-punks Rats On Rafts, Prescott and London based Happyness for an improvised performance. Prepare for experimental carnage, to be surrounded by walls of thrashing, psychedelic, post-punk noise from this completely one-off experience. Support sets also … Read More

Reminder: Fire Records at Labelmates Festival & London Band ‘Happyness’ Added To Lineup

James NichollsPere Ubu, Rats On Rafts

Here’s a date for your diaries if ever there was one! As part of Label Mates Festival, Fire Records are bringing together members of Fire bands Pere Ubu, Rats On Rafts plus London band Happyness (Moshi Moshi) for an improvised set led by David Thomas. The event is FREE ENTRY and will take place at Hackney’s best new venue the MOTH Club. This is a totally one-off performance whereby Happyness … Read More