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The Badass Bash 2015 – The Snooty Fox, Wakefield – 7th & 8th February 2015

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The Badass Bash 2015 - Poster

The Badass Bash 2015 – Poster

After the success of Martin’s 60th Birthday Badass Bash, at The Maze, Nottingham earlier this year, which raised nearly £500 to split between the Sophie Lancaster Foundation and Chart Uk, Martin Short is organising another Badass Bash in February next year. The next bash will take place at The Snooty Fox, Wakefield over two days Saturday 7th February – Sunday 8th February 2015.

This event is to raise money for two charities.

ChartUk – http://www.chartuk.org/ &

Ian’s Chain – http://www.ianschain.co.uk/

Martin says ‘This lineup is not quite complete and I expect to add two (possibly three) quality bands to the event in the next couple of months’

Update from Organiser Martin Short – 1st October 2014

LOOK!!! What I’ve got. Don’t forget that these are only £10 each until Nov 5th then they will be ………well just look at the photo to see the saving you will make. Ticket link is posted below (or even above) this one If you have alreday ordered tickets they should be with you now or very soon after ‘now’

Badass Bash Tickets

Buy Early Bird Tickets here 

 

Updates will be added as and when.

Martin's Donation to Sophie Lancaster Foundation.

Martin’s Donation to Sophie Lancaster Foundation.

Links:

Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/146400895549523/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Return-of-Martins-Badass-Bash/500542473363797

PlanetMosh Review of Martin’s 60th Birthday Badass Bash: http://planetmosh.com/?p=143065&preview=true

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I first went to a gig in 1981, Gillan at Leeds University. I've been a regular gig goer ever since. I haven't kept count of how many gigs I've been to over the intervening years, but it's a lot!
My favourite bands are AC/DC then, in no particular order, Anti-Nowhere League, Slaughter and the Dogs, Towers of London and Dirt Box Disco. I tend to like Glam/Punk and rude offensive lyrics, not sure what that says about me but as Animal would say 'So What!'
The question was recently put to me - did I write for any online publications? My reply - No, but I'd like to! Planetmosh was suggested and I found myself offering to review Aces High Festival. Easy peasy I thought! Well not quite, if a jobs worth doing it's worth doing well! I had sixteen bands to research. I found I actually enjoyed that and it kept me too busy to be making lunatic comments on Facebook! ;)
Then I felt a bit inadequately qualified. I mean, who am I to comment on others, when my musical expertise extends to being able to play a mean Greensleeves on the recorder and a passable Annie's song on the flute! Haven't picked up either instrument for years! What I do have, however, is over 30 years of experience as a gig goer, so I can comment on what I like and what I don't! It's only my opinion and, if I don't like a band it doesn't mean they are bad, just not to my own liking. I admire anyone who has the guts to get up on that stage and have a go!
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