Stabbing Les return to the stage (Northern Stage) this July with Top of the Popera
An evening of music, performance and spoken word exploring nostalgia and what it feels like to fall in love with music
Tickets are £6 (£4 cons) You can purchase yours here
Stabbing Les will be performing Top of the Popera
The story of one man’s doomed love for analogue music technologies, in four acts
The evening will also feature:
This is Tomorrow by Treva – Artist Trevor Pitt presents songs that tell the tale of alienation, sartorial glamour and teenage exile growing up on a council estate
A reading by Dr Guy Mankowski from his post-punk novel ‘How I Left the National Grid’
Music from Edwin Li
A short talk on pop music and nostalgia by Dr Adam Hansen (Northumbria University, founder of the Lit-Pop Book Club)
Stabbing Les are pleased to announce that Les Cassettes will be on display as part of the BALTIC Book Market on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th December 2014.
Cassette artworks will be available to buy alongside a fantastic selection of artist books from a wide range of stalls included in the market.
For more information about the Book Market please click here
Due to popular (some) demand our pop-up cassette shop / exhibition for International Cassette Store Day is going to remain open for 2 more weeks. You can visit Les Cassettes at NewBridge Books from 12 – 6pm on Tuesdays to Saturday until Sat 11th October.
LES CASSETTES TOUR
The exhibition is going to tour the UK, first stop is Cardiff at On Record from 27th October – 1st November. As part of the exhibition Stabbing Les will be doing a performance on Saturday 1st November. More information soon…
On Record is part of Cardiff Contemporary which opens 3rd October until 9th November and feature lots of great artists and exhibitions, including Nowhere Bar
The First LES CASSETTES event takes place at NewBridge Books on Saturday 27th September.
There will be a whole host of limited edition Cassette artworks on offer, at affordable prices.
There will also be musical performance from Accord-Iain to Gary at 7pm
It may appear as if nothing is going on but don’t worry, Stabbing Les are hard at work behind the scenes getting several projects ready.
More information soon!
They are also updating parts of the website so please check regularly for LES related stuff
Join us to celebrate the anniversary of THE END OF THE WORLD on Friday 20th December at the Star and Shadow Cinema in Newcastle.
We will be playing your favourite acopalyptic athemes alongside some fantastic bands, party games and more surprises to be announced.
Dress to impress! It’s your last night on Earth
The event is being organised by the Fantastic Leave Me Here
A few copies of the limited edition “Les on Film” VHS will be on sale at Hot Potato Records in Durham on Saturday 24th August, 2013.
Click here Hot Potato details
Stabbing Les launch their first video at The Northern Charter on Friday 5th April
The event starts at 7pm with a Champagne reception. The screening of the video will be followed by a performance by Stabbing Les.
If you wish to attend please Book your ticket HERE
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The Northern Charter
Commercial Union House
29 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle, NE1 6QE