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Sat 10th January 2004 - LONDON, The Mall, The ICA

Premiere screening of the Artrocker Documentary by Robert Marshall.
" A new film about London's thriving garage rock scene, featuring filmed performances from Bob Log III, The Hells, Klang, The Dirty, The Gin Palace, Electric Eel Shock, The Black Keys, and many others."

Friday 16th January 2004 - LONDON, Tufnell Park, Boston Arms, DIRTY WATER CLUB

with Jimmy & The Teasers

'Last' Buffalo bar - pic by Dan Jocelyn

Tue 20th Jan 2004 - LONDON, Highbury Corner, Buffalo Bar ARTROCKER CLUB

Plus screening of the ARTROCKER documentary film by Robert Marshall

'Last' Buffalo bar - pic by Dan Jocelyn



Tour of Melbourne Poster by Unknown

Friday 13th February 2004 - MELBOURNE, The Tote

with Bit By Bats, Starky, and BaseBall



Saturday 14th February 2004 - MELBOURNE, St. Kilda, Esplanade Hotel

with Fur Patrol, 67 Special, and Euphonic


Thursday 19th February 2004 - MELBOURNE, Ding Dong Lounge

with Bird Blobs






Thursday 18th March 2004 - AUSTIN, TX. East Side Scootenanny, at Red's Scoot Inn

with The Bigger Lovers, Dr. Pepper Family, The Hells, The Applicators, Shesus, Friends Of Dean Martinez, Blued, Gigantic, Metric, and Wan Santo Condo


pic by Jon



Jackalope stage invasion - pic by Philly Kev Hell

Friday 19th March 2004 - AUSTIN, TX. The Jackalope SXSW (South By South-West Festival)

with Faceless Werewolves, Shesus, The Hells and Fatal Flying Guilloteens

Jackalope pic by Philly Kev Hell




Monday 22nd March 2004 - PHILADELPHIA, Silk City Lounge

with The Hells + Persona + Sonoma Aero


Lit Lounge pic by Marie

Tuesday 23rd March 2004 - NEW YORK CITY, Lit Lounge

with The Hecklers and The Hells

CBGBs pic by Ippy Shake

Wednesday 24th March 2004 - NEW YORK CITY, CBGBs

with Lowbrau, The Hells, Moisturizer and Fresh Kills


Garage Vortex Of Now Pic by Dan Jocelyn

The best chance to see four of the UK's hottest new bands, 'Vortex of Now' sees Kaito, Selfish Cunt, Gin Palace and Blackwire on a rotating bill (full details below) with DJing from The Daughters of Kaos (Club Motherfucker) playing only the best new breed records from the last few years - and it's all for FREE!

Admission is FREE on a first come, first served basis, and everyone gets a FREE limited edition four track CDEP featuring new unreleased tracks from each of the bands.

The CD will not be on sale anywhere and will only be available at the gig.

CD Tracklisting:
Kaito - Julian (brand new track)
Gin Palace - Kicking On (title track from album out in August on Artrocker)
Selfish Cunt - Fuck The Poor (album version - out in August on Horseglue)
Blackwire - Very Gun (new track)

Garage Vortex Of Now Pic by Dan Jocelyn

Wednesday 7th July 2004 - BRIGHTON, Po Na Na Souk Bar

with Kaito, Selfish Cunt, and Blackwire

Garage Vortex Of Now Pic by Dan Jocelyn

Sunday 11th July 2004 - LONDON, Highbury Corner, The Garage

with Kaito, Selfish Cunt, and Comanechi

Garage Vortex Of Now Pic by Dan Jocelyn


Saturday 17th July 2004 - LONDON, Camberwell, The Crypt

with The Electric Shocks



Tuesday 3rd August 2004 - LONDON, Mayfair, Infinity WHITE HEAT CLUB

with Alice and the Enemies and Nameless Grace




Monday 9th August 2004 - NORWICH Arts Centre

with Blackwire, Kaito, and The Asleep



Saturday 14th - Sunday 15th August - LONDON, HACKNEY, The Ocean JOYFEST

Joyfest will see 28 of the most exciting British bands playing across two stages, as well as exhibitions of film, art and music photography.

thisGIRL / The Rocks / X Is Loaded / Neils Children / Ludes / Gin Palace / Special Needs / We Will Be Pilots / Bikini Atoll / The Favours / The Long Blondes / The Vichy Government / Dustin's Bar Mitzvah / October All Over / The Schla La Las / Mika Bomb / Campag Velocet / The Violets / Art Brut / The Boyfriends / Three Children of Fortune / The International Karate Plus / New Rhodes / Rhesus / The Unstrung / Black Nielson / The Swear / Artichoke / Killers On Camera





Friday 27th August 2004 - LEEDS FESTIVALl After Hours on the Film/Cabaret Stage

After last year's taster on the Halloween stage at Leeds, London's Artrocker club will take over for a whole night of the new rock 'n' roll, bringing a multi-media experience with live bands, projections and films, and Artrocker DJs doing their dirty best.

With live sets from KAITO, GIN PALACE, THE ROCKS plus - ARTROCKER documentary Directed by Robert Marshall


Friday 1st October 2004 - GERMANY, BERLIN, Zentral

with The Hells and Spitting Off Tall Buildings


Wednesday 13th October 2004 - gLASS sHRIMP, Resonance 104.4 FM

Live Session plus Interview

poster by kaito

Sunday 17th October 2004 - LONDON, The Garage, Vortex Of Now : Three

with Kaito, No Things and The Brakes

Pic by Claire


Saturday 30th October 2004 - LONDON, Highbury Corner, The Garage

with Bob Log III and Comanechi


Pic by Claire

Wednesday 3rd November 2004 - LONDON, Camden Koko (formerly Camden Palace), Club NME

with New Rhodes

Pic by Claire

Poster by Jon

Friday 5th November 2004 - LONDON, Highbury Corner, Buffalo Bar Club Hell Yeah

Launch Party for 'Kicking On' album

with special mystery guests The Insignificunts!


Pics by Emma Campbell


Monday 15rd November 2004 - LONDON, Leicester Square, Marquee

launch party for Artrocker weekly newspaper

with Pink Grease, The Beatup and Comanechi


Pics by Emma Campbell

Poster by LLSS

Friday 26th November 2004 - LONDON, Brixton, The Windmill

launch party for Loose Lips Sink Ships Issue 04

with Todd and Geisha



Saturday 27th November 2004 - LONDON W1, Mean Fiddler FROG

with The (International) Noise Conspiracy


Tuesday 7th December 2004XFM live radio session

For John Kennedy's X-Posure show

Presented by new music guru John Kennedy, X-Posure is Xfm's showcase for all that's cutting edge. The show covers the best singles, live cuts and album tracks that the alternative underground has to offer.

Every week, John welcomes a new act to the Artists In Residence slot. Former Artists In Residence include PJ Harvey, and The White Stripes who have all previewed forthcoming tracks, provided live cuts of current singles and talked to John about new and future projects.

GIN PALACE: Artists In Residence 24th - 27th Jan 2005

Friday 31st December 2004 - LONDON, Highbury Corner, Buffalo Bar

ARTROCKER New Year's Eve Party with The Electric Shocks and The Dirty

New Years Eve - Pics by Greg NealeNew Years Eve - Pics by Greg Neale