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The Gonads WebsiteJULY 2017
GBX, the Garry Bushell Experience, release their debut single, Saturday Night Beneath The Plastic Palm Trees, on 4th August. The song backed with a brand new, fully electric version of 'Beer Can Boogie' will be available as a download on our own Soitainly label via Cadiz.
We play the first Punks Against Homelessness fund-raising show on 1st October at the New Cross Inn, south east London, with Infa-Riot, Bexatron, Noel Martin's Evil B'stards, Spizz, Max Splodge and Just Dennis. The all-dayer is part of the Musicians Against Homelessness campaign. All monies raised will go to Crisis.



The Gonads WebsiteJUNE 2017
We will play Polly Fest on October 21st at the legendary Dublin Castle in Camden. Named after the late and lovely Polly Styrene, the star-studded night will raise money for the Rock 'n' Roll Rescue charity.


Our split single with Russian band Uchitel Truda is out now on Germany's Steel Town Records. It's called We Will Never Be Divided Volume One.



MAY 2017
We are in the studio next month recording a new single which will be released in late Summer.

APRIL 2017
Our spin-off group DMG are working on a sophomore single following the critical acclaim for their 'Made In London' debut. The new release is likely to be 'Critical Mass'/'Jimi'.

MARCH 2017
The full-length movie Curry On Up The Gonads is now officially in pre-production. Hollywood producer Sandie West describes the project as "a punk rock Spinal Tap". GBX will play a charity gig in Portsmouth in November organised by the Hampshire Skinheads Association.

FEBRUARY 2017
Clyde Ward has rejoined the Gonads. Clyde permanently replaces Gentleman John on bass guitar.

JANUARY 2017
Our new spin-off group, the Garry Bushell Experience (GBX) is expected to launch officially later this year. The band is said to be "similar in lyrical feel to the Gonads but musically much broader".

DECEMBER 2016
Our rock spin-off DMG release their official debut e.p. next month. Dirty Metal: Gonads will feature three tracks – 'Oblivion', 'Tattooed Love Girls' and 'Made In London' (which has Iron Maiden's Dennis Stratton guesting on lead guitar). The release date is 13th January 2017.

NOVEMBER 2016
We play Montpellier, France, on 10th March with Infa Riot, Chron Gen, On The Job and Gonna Get You.

OCTOBER 2016
We will release our latest single Dogging In Dartford b/w Temazepam on 2nd December on the Soitenly label. This brand new version of Temazepam features Jeniera Blade from the Blades UK on co-vocals.

SEPTEMBER 2016
Our 16-track Ska and rude reggae compilation, All The Loon Stompers, will be released in the UK on 13th October.

AUGUST 2016
Our live DVD, The Gonads By The Thames, is available now from here. The DVD features our full punk set with 21 classic songs plus a six song bonus acoustic mini-set.

JULY 2016

Our acoustic album London Bawling is released this month by Randale Records. The fifteen song collection features the entire Rebellion acoustic stage set including the first performance of The Drinking Song for more than 30 years.



JUNE 2016


A sixteen track compilation of all of our Ska and Skinhead Reggae songs called All The Loon Stompers will be released by Randale Records later this year. The album features guest appearances from reggae legend Dave Barker of Dave & Ansell Collins and Eugenie Matthias (AKA Jennie Bellestar) among others.

MAY 2016
We will open for the Cockney Rejects at the 100 Club, London, on 21st December.

APRIL 2016
We have finished recording our acoustic album, London Bawling; release details to follow.



MARCH 2016
We shall record our first ever live DVD on 22 April at London's Hope & Anchor. It will feature our 21-song punk set and various bonus features including a mini acoustic set.

The GonadsFEBRUARY 2016
We play the Big 7 Scooter Rally in Paddock Wood, Kent, in June. All the details are here.

JANUARY 2016
We will record our 14-track acoustic album in March, including the entire semi-acoustic set from Rebellion.


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