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ShitDisco

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ShitDisco

Years Active: 2003 to 2009

Genre: Dance Punk, New Rave

Country: United Kingdom

Website: http://www.shitdisco.co.uk/

Members:
Tom Straughn (keyboards / backing vocals)
Joel Stone (bass / guitar / vocals)
Joe Reeves (bass / guitar / vocals)
Darren Cullen (drums)
Jan Lee, former member

Artist Bio:

Many bands like to think they know how to party. But there aint no party like a Shitdisco party. How many bands do you know who cart generators half a mile down disused railway tunnels, install light systems and play all night to half a citys ravers? Who else plays lock-ins where youre actually locked in by the bouncers? When did The Horrors last buy a caravan off eBay and build in a soundsystem because theyd been evicted from their flat for too many public order offences? We rest our case. Glasgows Shitdisco (one of many invented terms coined by the ultra-inventive foursome) shot to fame last year playing and partying their way round the turboraves of Europe, stunning even hardy Klaxons fans on the NME Rave tour in a fluoro frenzy that lasted all year and shot adrenalin into the dreariest of the last remaining schmindie fans. Four post-art school boys raised on a diet of Talking Heads, The Prodigy, Girls Aloud, Donna Summer and anything in between (as long as its edging towards 2000 RPM), bassist Joe Reeves, other bassist Joel Stone, um, third bassist (and keyboard wizard) Jan Lee and drummer Darren Cullen came together as Shitdisco in......[Read More]


 

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