• The Real People and The Cheap Thrills Live on the Shankly Roof

  • Thu, 16-05-2019 at 19:00
  • The Shankly Hotel
    60 Victoria Street
    L1 6JD Liverpool
The Real People and The Cheap Thrills Live on the Shankly Roof - The Shankly Hotel - Liverpool

Signature Live Events presents...The Real People & The Cheap Thrills, with a DJ set from The Farm's Keith MullinLiverpool heroes The Real People were one of the very first bands to play what is today known as 'Britpop', and have been quoted by Oasis as being one of their major influences.'The Realies' as they are known to their fans, formed in 1987 and over the following four years were as pivotal as The La's and The Stone Roses in reinventing rock & roll, after the synth-led new wave music which had dominated the 80s.They remain one of our truly great live bands. Their Liverpool gigs are not to be missed and this show on the Shankly Hotel rooftop with the magnificent city skyline as a backdrop will be a special pilgrimage for their devoted hometown fans.Influences: Think, Bowie, Beatles and Bolan with a touch of Pistols thrown into the mix.With support from bright young Liverpool upstarts garage/psych pop band The Cheap Thrills, currently getting some well deserved attention from John Kennedy & Steve Lamacq on BBC Radio 6 & Radio X and recently featured on Spotify's 'Hot New Bands and Indie List'. Even The Guardian has noted, “The Cheap Thrills are a blast live.”