• Franklin Mint + Support TBC

  • Sat, 10-08-2019 at 19:30
  • Thunderbolt Bristol
    124 Bath Road
    BS4 3ED Bristol
Franklin Mint + Support TBC - Thunderbolt Bristol - Bristol

The Thunderbolt PresentsFRANKLIN MINT:Four times finalists in the South West Metal to the Masses competition despite not being a metal band and with their debut album Scrage voted 6th best of 2018 by the Sunday Rock Show on BCfm radio this Bristol four-piece are coming to the Thunderbolt to play their full-on mix of prog, post-punk and everything in between. Hard to pigeonhole and even harder to pin down this will be one of the rare appearances they make this year as they work on their second album tentatively titled One Day Son, All This Will Be Theirs."Twisting tunes, knotty off kilter riffs and sideways lyricism.” Amplifier"I've never really heard anything like them before, and I really don't think I'm going to...this might just be the greatest thing you ever listen to.” Metallum Sub Terr“They threaten to blow the roof off the building...utterly bonkers...daft as a brush, but utterly capitivating.” Planet Moshhttp://franklinmint.bandcamp.comhttps://www.facebook.com/franklinmintband/ ALIEN STASH TIN: Jon Wisbeys Bristol band of Bristol veterans who have been cruising around the UK playing gigs, and having some interesting close encounters! In years since formation they have recorded three studio albums - Alien Stash Tin (2007), On A Pinstripe Planet (2012) and Probe (2018) plus three live albums, one studio ep, one live ep and a whole bunch of singles.They have appeared at numerous festivals including Guilfest, The Bulldog Bash, Corris Fest, Respect In The West, Rock Diabetes: Fire and Forge, Party In The Park (Bristol), Til Death Doom Us Part, Stars In The Bar and have played the Solarsphere festival no fewer than four times.They have supported the likes of Dumpys Rusty Nuts, Hawklords, Rita Lynch, Diamond Head, Justin Sullivan (New Model Army), Savage Messiah, The More I See, Alan Clayson & The Arganauts, The Spiritual Bat, Cauda Pavonis, Witch Tripper and many others, and have performed as a backing band for Krankschaft / Inner City Unit guitarist Steve Pond.https://www.facebook.com/alienstashtin/DOOMICIDAL: Bath Doom metal/stoner rock/psychedelic merchants!https://www.facebook.com/Doomicidal/ASSPIRIN : Bristol Alt rock rockers!https://soundcloud.com/user-503407853/asspirin-dave-the-slaveOpen: 7.30pm Admission: £5 on the DoorTickets: £4 + BF from Bristol Ticket Shop, High Street, Bristol Tel 0117 9299008 www.bristolticketshop.co.uk