New Model Army tickets

New Model Army Tickets and Tour Dates

New Model Army tickets
November 2016
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
New Model ArmyO2 Institute BirminghamBirmingham19:00View
14
15
16
New Model ArmyConcorde 2Brighton19:30View
17
New Model ArmySub 89Reading19:30View
18
New Model ArmyTramshedCardiff19:30View
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
December 2016
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
New Model ArmyRock CityNottingham18:30View
11
12
13
14
15
New Model ArmyO2 ForumLondon19:00View
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

The music of New Model Army transcends genres by being stridently anti-commercial. Perhaps predominantly a punk band, their sound draws upon elements of goth rock, metal and post-punk.

Confrontational, passionate, intelligent and loud. The band’s music talks of societal problems, politics and anger. But unlike other bands of their ilk from the period, they were not part of the comfortable liberal left, or the easy listening protest song that can be easily sucked into mass culture and used on adverts.

The band was first started by Justin Sullivan, Stuart Morrow and Phil Tompkins in 1980. The Bradford trio began by gigging round the country before recording. Early singles Bittersweet and Great Expectations were championed by John Peel upon their 1983 release and assisted in winning them a TV appearance on The Tube. There they would play the controversial song Vengeance, a song that decried Nazi Gestapo Klaus Barbie who had used his contacts with the wealthy and influential to escape facing trial for his crimes against humanity. The song became the centrepiece of their debut album which was given the same title.

The bands ability to take an unflinching look at the difficult and unjust served them well during the eighties, a decade that has now become synonymous in British history with discord and strife. Their music, with its lyrics of anger and doom laden angst, suited an era of Cold War and recession.

Enjoying a massive rise in popularity, the band were snatched up by major labels EMI and Epic and have recorded an outstanding thirteen studio albums.

Today the band is comprised of founding member Justin Sullivan and long term member Robert Charles Heaton. They are enjoyed by hardcore fans as well as an ever younger audience who tap into the hard messages of the band, and acts as a testament to the enduring value of their music.

New Model Army tickets are on sale now.

They will play a highly anticipated headline tour, stopping at O2 Institute Birmingham, Sub 89 in Reading, Tramshed in Cardiff, Nottingham Rock City and O2 Forum in London.

Concert tickets are available online through Gigantic. Be sure to go see New Model Army.

Related News

28/04/2016

On Sale This Week

New Model Army On Sale Now!

Read story

Buy Tickets With Confidence

Gigantic are a primary ticket agent and full members of STAR (Secure Tickets from Authorised Retailers)

More info

Spotify

Newsletter

Let us keep you up to date with all the latest events via our weekly newsletter

Sign up