…a medium strength beer and a panadol required after Palooka 5s marathon 90 minute outdoor set at Mambo Taunton on Saturday. Double gratuity to lens man Steven Driskel of Soulphotography for more great pics. Next stop with Mr Tea and The Minions – The Cobblestones – 10/02/18
Rock a hula baby…
Come and shake yer beans to Palooka 5 first gig of 2018 Surfers Party at Mambo Taunton this Sat 27th Jan. 90min set from 8.30pm followed by DJs ‘til late…and its FREE…must be some kind of mistake…
Sod dry January, it’s been wet enough.
Knocked out to say that Palooka 5 will be in London supporting The Hawkmen at The Monarch, Camden, on Fri 16th February. Part of the The Hawkmen tour to promote their latest 7″ ‘The Chemistry of Love’. Thanks to Fuelled By Cider and The Monarch for helping pull this off. Gonna be shakin’.
…heres what Palooka 5 have on our plate this Spring, plus recording our new mini LP for spring release on vinyl for Fuelled By Cider 🙂 Plenty of summer festies etc also booked for later in the year – but help us get off the mark in 2018 at our Surfers Party at Mambo Taunton at the end of the month. Monster !!!
Mucho love n’ stuff to the 90 odd sweaty souls who forked out on Saturday night for the first Surf Garage Rock n’ Roll Night at The Creative Innovation Centre CIC
featuring Palooka 5, The Electric Shakes and DJ Steve Cube plus wig out films and visuals. Who doesn’t love grooving with a 8 foot tall Banana Split? We’ll be back…
Pics courtsey of Soulphotography & Rob Elford.
A fine old time was had at The Winchester Gate, Salisbury with our new noisemates The Electric Shakes on Saturday evening. Big love to Steve Lynch and Robb Blake for pulling off a dynamite night. Fear not surf freaks we repeat the show this Sat 25th Nov with a Surf Garage Rock n’ Roll Night inc DJ Steve Cube at Creative Innovation Centre CIC Taunton. Fun fun fun from 7.30pm
A proper Salisbury Shakedown !!! Palooka 5 will be supporting the dynamite The Electric Shakes TONIGHT at The Winchester Gate Salisbury. Fun fun fun from 9.00pm. Bring a towel, its gonna get HOT…come and feel the heat!
Chuffed as nuts to get a couple of cut outs this week promoting our Surf Garage Rock n’ Roll Night at The Creative Innovation Centre CIC on Sat Nov 25th with The Electric Shakes and DJ Steve Cube. Thanks to Suited & Booted Taunton , Art & Culture Magazine – plus more top photography from Steven Driskel of Soulphotography.
IT’S A SMASH!! Infinite thanks and Saturday night love to Visual Radio Arts Phil, Carl and Mags for allowing Palooka 5 to debut some new tunes and some P5 favs tonight at our Facebook Live session. Only a week ago and over 3000 views already! Viva Visual Radio Arts – Palooka 5 salutes you! For those of you who don’t engage with “the book of faces”…watch at your leisure …#rocknrollradio
Palooka 5 Originals featured:
Debbie Don’t Surf
Cindy Joined a Surf Gang
Cinderella (The Sonics – 1965)
Heavy Ju Ju
Some Fools Mess (Gallon Drunk – 1992)