The following news stories appeared on the T&M homepage:

  • EXTRA! PETE DAVIES NEWS - THE STRAPS & RED MECCA 

Ex-Subs drummer Pete Davies, who has just released with Charlie a new 7" as 'Charlie's Harbour Rats' has a few gigs this month. Pete is re-joining The Straps for their gig at The Fighting Cocks in Kingston upon Thames on Thursday 19th July, followed by a gig at the 100 Club in London on Saturday 21st.

STRAPS POSTER 1: 19th July CLICK HERE
STRAPS POSTER 2: 19th July (different) CLICK HERE
STRAPS POSTER 3: 21st July CLICK HERE
Watch The Straps' (inc. Pete Davies on drums) recent live set from Portsmouth HERE

Pete has also been busy rehearsing with Red Mecca of late "a local (Harleston) energetic rock covers band, who have been around for about 20 years", building up their setlist, which includes 'Chelsea Dagger', 'Born To Be Wild', 'Tie Your Mother Down', 'Rock N Roll', 'If The Kids Are United', 'Blitzkreig Bop' and 'Basket Case'. Pete also revealed that the Subs classic 'I Live In A Car' was rehearsed recently. Red Mecca are: Sibo - Vocals, Muff - Bass, Muttley - Guitar, Biscuit - Guitar and Pete Davies - Drums with a 'ghost member' - Stan the man!

Below: Pete playing with The Straps 21st July 2012 at the 100 Club in London

  • COMPETITION TO SEE THE SUBS PLAY THE 100 CLUB

Do you fancy being in with a chance to see the UK Subs free in London on 31 July at the 100 Club?
If so, you can enter a competition via Jamie Oliver's other band Dumbjaw, who are also on the bill...
Just follow them on Twitter @dumbjawuk and retweet their post from 10th July to be in with a chance of winning... winners announced 17th July... ;o)
https://twitter.com/Dumbjawuk

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