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Thee Headcoats was one of the various band monikers assumed by garage rock primitive Billy Childish (aka Bill Hamper), a native of The Medway Towns, Kent, England. Over several decades — and regardless of the fashion of the time — Childish has churned out no-frills garage rock, the likes of which saw a resurgence in hipness in the new millennium with groups such as the Hives and the White Stripes.

The ultra-prolific bandleader/producer/poet/painter/publisher first emerged in 1977 with… read more

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  • yup, can't go wrong with this band
  • More than 1 year without comments? Damn...this is one of the greatest and funniest bands i've ever listened to and probably the most interesting Billy Childish project.
  • a chap ..??
  • i want to shake the hand of the indian brave who laid general custer in his grave
  • true gentleman's music.
  • 'No Such Animal' sounds like a Screamin' Jay Hawkins song!
  • Headcoats on!
  • Rock and Roll
  • @tombom23 You should be glad for being so lucky! Take a look at the Medway Beat, there's plenty of good bands on the Kent - Chatham - Medway area!
  • @ZapptGummi, go buy it from Damaged Goods, there's a special place in Hell for folks who steal Mr. Childish's work. If there isn't, then there truly is no God.

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