Festival of the Day: Wasted Punk Festival, Blackpool, Aug 10th

PunksWhen John Lydon sang
"NOOOO FUUUUTURE", little did he realise that punk would be thriving
30 years after ‘year dot’. To confirm it, this weekend sees Wasted, the premier
punk fest, celebrating its 10th birthday… and it’s got a line-up to match the

The impressive line-up includes The Damned, Sham 69, Hugh
Cornwell (of The Stranglers), The Rezillos, Goldblade, Slaughter and the Dogs,
Angelic Upstarts, UK Subs, The Undertones, The Vibrators and Eddie and The
Hotrods. Aside from the name acts, there is also a clutch of bands with amusing
names like The Lambrusco Kids and Bardyard Masturbator. Oh, and Chas and Dave
are on.

Tickets are £75 for the
weekend, and £30 for one day. Buy tickets from the official site.

Mof Gimmers 


One Response to “Festival of the Day: Wasted Punk Festival, Blackpool, Aug 10th”

  1. dave Says:

    ive been to wasted since 1998,when it was called holidays in the sun,ive not been 05 as its way too expencive since it been in blackpool.when it was in morcamb it was way cheaper and you could camp, and walk to the site when shows finish,you could sit outside have a drink and a laff with ppl ect,in blackpool the bnb prices ar stupid the beer is gross and expencive,you cant sit outside with a can as the cops give you hassle, food is stupidly priced and the townies pik fights and the residants hate you,
    !!!!!!!!MOVE IT BACK TO MORCAMBE!!!!

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