BLAST ‘The Godfathers of the Russian indie rock scene’ return to the UK in September
Blast are Moscow’s No1 English singing indie rockers described by the NME as the godfathers of Vladrock the new indie movement currently sweeping Russia’s capital city.
Blast, currently in the studio with YOUTH, return to the UK to play a week of shows in London, including the Shoreditch 1234 Festival and on Friday 7th two gigs in one night at different venues.
Formed in Moscow by Georgian singer/songwriter Noshrevan"Nash" Tavkhelidze and Russian guitarist Alexandre "Khlap" Artchevski with Bulgarian musicians Vlado and Valio.
Blast have played with many well known artists in Moscow and the UK. To name a few these include Badly Drawn Boy,Muse,Blur,Starsailor,Franz Ferdinand, Supergrass,Brett Anderson and The Strokes.
Sat 1 : 1234 FESTIVAL, SHOREDITCH PARK w/ Crocodiles, Buzzcocks , Mark Stewart and Bo Ningen
Mon 3 : Macbeth , Hoxton ,
Tues 4 Buffalo Bar ,Highbury & Islington 8.30
Fri 7 two gigs in one night !
The Old Blue Last , Shoreditch on stage 8.00
Barfly, Camden on stage 12.30
Sat 8 Purple Turtle, Camden on stage 9.00
"Wake up Britain we’ve heard these boys, they could teach all our Brit-arsed bands a thing or two" -Disorder Magazine
"Fantastic live band full of energy and power definitely one to watch for the future" – James Walshe Kerrang and Q Radio
"Blast deliver beautiful laments shrouded in razor edged anger and melancholia" – Artrocker
"Dirty sleazy alternative rock’n’roll……the plucky rockers raise hell" Time Out
"All iron chords a stunning rock’n’roll f..ked up blues’n’soul experience" - Big Cheese