Mescaleros Pablo Cook & Smiley’s band Los Mondo Bongo complete with Mike Peters (The Alarm), Derek Forbes (Simple Minds) & Steve Harris (Gary Numan) are on tour in the UK in March. Ray Gange of Rude Boy fame will be accompanying the band as DJ on all dates.
The tour is to celebrate the music of Joe Strummer and what a great line-up to do just that.
WedMarch 10th Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
Thu March 11th Derby, The Flowerpot
Fri March 12th Worcester, Marrs Bar
Sat March 13th Portsmouth, Drift in the City
Thu March 18th Winsford, De Bees
Fri March 19th Exeter, The Cavern
Sun March 21st London, Purple Turtle"I saw bands for four straight nights during Canadian Music Week, and I'll be seeing a ton more over the next six days and nights of the South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. But it will take a lot to impress me as much as these musicians did on Sunday night." http://www.chartattack.com/interact/blogs/steve-mclean/67502/03/16/09/a-great-celebration-of-joe-strummer