U:Mack have just announced a June 18th gig for Mike Watt & The Missingmen, Adebisi Shank, California’s Tera Melos & Estel with “very special guests” yet to be announced…
We’re throwing a party in the Button Factory on Saturday June 18th. It is a serous honour for us to host, cos this party will curated by the legendary Mike Watt and some of his Dublin buddies. This will be a party to remember.
Mike Watt & The Missingmen Thr Missingmen are a trio fronted by American punk rock institution,Minutemen/fIREHOSE/ Stooges Bassist Mike Watt. The band features Watt, guitarist Tom Watson (Slovenly, The Pair Of Pliers, The Jom And Terry Show, Red Krayola), and drummer Raul Morales(FYP, Killer Dreamer, The Leeches, The Secondmen). Their album Hyphenated-Man, Watt’s third “punk opera” was released last year
Tera Melos Tera Melos is a three – piece band from Roseville, California consisting of Nick Reinhart (guitars, programming, vocals), Nathan Latona (bass) and newest member John Clardy (drums) Incorporating experimental rock, ambient electronics and unconventional song structure all in one to create their original brand of music characterized by their quickly alternating time signatures, start-stop dynamics, two-handed tapping, extended open-ended bridges, and the use of effect pedals and samplers. Their last album Patagonian Rats can be streamed from here: http://teramelos.bandcamp.com/album/patagonian-rats
Estel Formed in 1999, experimental punk rock outfit Estel last album “untitled volume” is a colaboration with Mike Watt & Steve Mackay. Their new album “a massive glorious uphill shit fight” is released on 24 june.
u:mack Present Dublin Econo Blowout Featuring Mike Watt & The Missingmen Tera Melos Estel plus very special guests to be announced Saturday June 18, The Button Factory Doors 7.30 till Late, admission TBC