A punk rock’n’roll art show with performances from local talent will start on November 8 at the Underdog Art Gallery in London Bridge.
Live performances from Chelsea with support from Deptford finest, The Phobics and Bermondsey’s Spizz Energi and other special guests will take place on the night.
For the first time, Youth from Killing Joke and Gavin Jay of Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind will be joining the roll-call of artists exhibiting new works which can been seen November 8.
Now in its sixth year, the show which has built a reputation for hosting exclusive and new art by musicians from various punk, rock’n’roll bands, as well as a rambunctious opening party.
Highlights this year include an exclusive floor standing sculpture entitled Born A Rocker, Die A Rocker by Luke Morgan – never one to shy away from controversy his previous works including S**t TV and Conjugating F**k and this new piece is sure to be a talking point at the show.
Gavin Jay has also created a series of limited editions, 3-D shadow boxes collages that are a dark twist of psychedelia and pop art.
The art show offers the opportunity to meet true punk heroes and view artwork by legends of the 1977 punk scene onwards.
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the release of their self-titled debut album and just back from a sold out European tour, Chelsea will grace the stage.
Fronted by singer Gene October, their rabble-rousing first single Right To Work features Punk Rock & Roll Art Show co-curator Martin Stacy on guitar.
The Phobics will showcase music from their new album Burnt Rubber, and Spizz Energi will lead the opening charge with DJ Jeff Munday playing classic vinyl 45s.