Watchet We Salute You!

Watchet Music Festival crew and crowd Palooka 5 salute you, we’d recommend this fest to bands and punters alike BRILLIANT. You lovely people …esp the nut jobs that stood in the rain for our set.. we made loads of new pals, thanks x. Heap big P5 thanks to Oz Cahill and Jackie Bale for such a warm welcome…..and to mr punk rock Pete Woods for some great snaps. Hurricane Herman that !

Fun in the Sun @Broadcider 2

Just about recovered from some heap big Palooka 5 fun in the sun at BroadCider festival on Saturday. Thanks to Steven Driskel of Soulphotography for these. Next stops for Palooka 5 are Outcider Festival 2018, 3rd – 5th August, then double gig day at Watchet Music Festival and BroadCider 3, Sunday 26th August 2018. Roger that n’ out !

The Return of Broadcider

A couple of good Palooka 5 gigs coming soon – on Sat 7th July we play 2 day Big Birthday Bonanza, P5 on Sat 7.30. Then the following Saturday we play BroadCider Cider & Music Festival 14th July 2018 P5 on 7.30 – two great bills 🙂 Tickets are selling fast and are likely to sell out so go grab your tickets now before it’s too late!


Vinyl launch for our LP ‘Rough Magic’

SWEATFEST ! Well done all of the 120 bodies that showed up to our ‘SOLD OUT’ vinyl launch for our LP ‘Rough Magic’.
Top top night, gratitude to Bristol’s breakbeat fav’s Joe James and The Pariahs’ for stonkin’ live and DJ support set.
Heres some pics of the carnage…
Multi flavoured LPs at:

Spinning Magic!

…and it’s here!

Palooka 5’s Rough Magic LP available on vinyl, cd and download from the 2nd June on Fuelled By Cider records.

“Palooka 5 who play splendid organ-driven surf”
Nick Kemp, UK Rock & Roll Magazine