The Damned kick off their 35th anniversary tour next week
The Damned, featuring Vanian, Sensible, drummer Pinch, bassist Stu West and keyboardist Monty Oxy Moron, kicked off its 35th anniversary tour October 20 at Middle East in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The band is marking the anniversary by playing both its 1977 debut album, Damned Damned Damned, and 1980’s The Black Album in their entirety on the upcoming tour, which launches in the U.K. on Nov. 9 in Bristol (O2 Academy). The 35th Anniversary tour goes to Australia and Japan in 2012.
Check out some footage behind the scenes of the band’s preparation for the impending gigs –
Come celebrate The Damned’s 35th birthday at the following dates.
9th - Bristol, O2 Academy
10th - Birmingham, O2 Academy
11th - Cambridge, Corn Exchange
12th - London, Roundhouse
13th - Brighton, East Wing
14th - Norwich, UEA
15th - Nottingham, Rock City
17th - Newcastle, O2 Academy
18th - Leeds, O2 Academy
19th - Manchester, Academy
20th - Edinburgh, HMV Picture House