Pick of the Week: Skindred/CKY/Danko Jones O2 Southampton Guildhall 20 April
17th April 2018
Pick of the Week: Skindred
Welcome to Pick of the Week, a recurring blog segment that gives you our recommendations from the gig guide on whats on this week. This week our pick is Dub Metal Pioneers Skindred, with support from CKY and Danko Jones.
Know for their energetic live shows Skindred are no strangers to Southampton, having played numerous times over the years. They are playing as part of their "Start the Machine" Tour, in support of their upcoming album "Big Tings" out 27th April.
With a back catalogue of hits such as "Pressure", "Nobody" "Stand for Something" "Warning" and "Kill the Power", It sure to be a massive night.
CKY is an alternative rock band from Pennsylvania who rose to fame in the early 00s. Their music was heavily featured on the show Jackass, as the drummer, Jess Margera is the brother of the then star Bam Margera.
Described as a blend of Alternative Metal, Post-Grunge and Skate Punk, they have released five studio albums, with the most recent being "The Phoenix" being released last year.
Danko Jones are a three-piece rock band from Ontario Canada, made up of Danko Jones (Guitar and Vocals), John Calabrese (Bass) and Rich Knox (Drums)
A mix of Hard Rock, Garage Rock and Blues, the trio have released eight studio albums, with Wild Cat being released last year.
Check out their song "Full of Regrets" with the video featuring the late Lemmy Kilmister and actor Elijah Wood.