Lördag 2 juni 2012 på 19:30
8-10 Stonebow House, York, YO1 7NP, United Kingdom
Tel.: 01904 651250
Face paint, rubbery gloves like jellyfish tentacles and a collision of futurist rock – punk meets prog – yes, Punilux were always ahead of their time for the 70s sporting yellow dungarees not de rigeur black.
From Prokofiev to metal, jagged rhythms with impenetrable Orwellian lyrics, diverse influences are flung in your face. Sure, they were in to science fiction and, sure, they can still unlock your imagination.
Formed '78, Redditch's Dada-fuelled jazz punk colossals THE CRAVATS soon became John Peel faves with a unique brand of sax riddled, bass-laced punk weirdness.
In 2012 "The Cravats in Toytown" will once more be unleashed as well as a new creation from those master tapes put together by Crass' Penny Rimbaud, described "like an English Stately home garden landscaped by Jackson Pollock".
Eccentrically frantic on stage, odd and on the ball - but definitely not normal ...
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