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AUG 2022

Our latest studio album, Revolution Now!, will be released by Randale Records on 9th September.

JULY 2022

We will release a new The Gonads Vs The SkaNads electronic EP via Soitainly Records in early September. EP title to be confirmed.

JUNE 2022

Our Rebellion slot is confirmed for 4.45pm on the Pavilion Stage on Saturday 6th August.

We recorded our reggae track for the new Unity album this month.

MAY 2022

Gal’s book launch event for his 79 2-Tone and 79 Mod books, and the latest Harry Tyler book, Harder Than The Rest, will take place on 7th May at the Café del Marsh near Waterloo.

The Gonads WebsiteAPRIL 2022

Our new album, Revolution Now, is recorded. We shall announce the release date in due course.

Sadly our Glasgow gig has been postponed, but don’t forget we’re playing the 100 Club next month, on Saturday 21st May, with the Business and the Chisel.

MARCH 2022

We start recording our new studio album, Revolution Now!, this month.


We will play a benefit gig for Refuge, the charity for victims of domestic violence, on Sunday May 29th at the Queen’s Head, Stockwell Road, Brixton, south London.


We will play Ivory Blacks in Glasgow on April 30 with The Guillotines, 2Sevens and Royal Oi!


This month’s postponed 100 Club gig with The Business and The Chisel will now take place on 21st May 2022.


We will no longer be playing the Ilfracombe Punk Festival in February due to work commitments. Apologies to all concerned.


We will support The Business at the 100 Club in London’s Oxford Street on 18th December. The Chisel are opening the Human Punk promoted show and there will be special guests as we celebrate the memory and legacy of Micky Fitz RIP.


Harder Than The Rest, the brutal new Harry Tyler novel by Garry Bushell with Craig Brackenridge, is on sale now. Please note: although Iron Maiden, the Rejects and the Business are mentioned in the book, the villainous band at the heart of the action are entirely fictional.

We are confirmed to play next year’s Rebellion Festival in August 2022.
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JULY 2021
Tickets are now on sale for the Ilfracombe Punk Festival in north Devon next year. It’s taking place at Ilfracombe Holiday Park from 11th to 13th Feb. Tickets cost £35 for the weekend. We headline on Friday 11th, Hereford anarcho-punks Terminal Rage do the honours on the Saturday and Southport’s Blitzkrieg top the bill on Sunday. Other confirmed bands include Foreign Legion and Rats Arse. On site accommodation is also available. It costs £172.00 for a 2-bed apartment (which sleeps 4). Here’s the booking link.

The Gonads WebsiteJUNE 2021
Our New Cross Inn show on Friday 18th June is ON. The venue will screen the England v Scotland game and we will start our set at 10pm, with our support bands following. Tickets are £8 in advance.

Our new split single, THREE CHORDS & THE TRUTH by The Gonads b/w SO GLAD TO BE ALIVE by The SkaNads, is on sale from Friday 4th June.

MAY 2021

We will release our new split single THREE CHORDS & THE TRUTH by The Gonads b/w SO GLAD TO BE ALIVE by The SkaNads next month. Our third new song PROMISED LAND is now scheduled for later this year.

We headline Friday night at the ILFRACOMBE PUNK FESTIVAL on 11th February 2022.

APRIL 2021

We headline the Welling Beer Festival at GUY EARL of WARWICK on 24th July.

MARCH 2021

A new GBX single Shona & The Alien b/w Harry On The Boat will be released next month by LA indie label CAR.

We shall play the New Cross Inn on Friday 18th June. More details to follow.


We will record a new three-track EP over the coming weeks. The songs are not yet confirmed but they will include Promised Land.


Due to pandemic uncertainty, the planned 'Evening With Garry Bushell & His Gonads' dates have now been postponed until 2022.

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