Gigs schedule

March 11th, 2018 - Freespace Happening - WKCDConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Mon, February 12, 2018 18:45:50

We're always thrilled when we get offered a chance to play at the West Kowloon Cultural District area. We're still yet to play at a Clockenflap there but have always enjoyed the venue.

On March 11th, we get to be part of a 2 day seasonal festival which supports and promotes local bands, known as Freespace Happening. The people behind the scenes have always been extremely generous with us and have invited us to play on what has gone on to be some of our more favourite shows. We're hoping for this to be no different.

Other bands featured across the two days:
Chochukmo
Choi Sai Ho
Andy is Typing
Milkmouth
Blood Wine or Honey
+ many more

See ya then. Bring your sunnies.

December 9th, 2017 - WE ARE ALL DREAMERS - Fringe ClubConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Mon, February 12, 2018 18:40:50

We have always tried to participate in as many charity events as possible. It's not often however, that we get to see where the money that we help raise goes too. It was an absolute honour and a pleasure to help build a music school for less fortunate kids in Nepal, alongside our friends in LOVE ATTITUDE. Thanks for helping to invite us to perform for the Just Music crew and this fantastic charity. Looking forward to the next one.

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October 26, 2017 - Shazza Music Showcase - The WanchConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Sat, September 09, 2017 11:52:43

Shazza Music's regular series hits it's 100th show. We're excited to be part of it!

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October 25, 2017 - Brandy Butler & The Broken Hearted (CH), Chochukmo & SP - KITEC Music ZoneConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Sat, September 09, 2017 11:51:24

A unique opportunity to catch a talented indie jazz rock band from Zurich. Supported by HK's Chochukmo and opened by yours truly.

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August 30, 2017 - The Black Heart Battalion (in support of Mental Health)Concerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Sat, September 09, 2017 11:49:59

I Wanted to let you know that we have got all the donations in and am proud to let you know that we have raised a total of HKD 6,787. We will be splitting this in half and therefore HKD 3,393.50 will go to both the Samaritans as well as the Mental Health Association of Hong Kong.

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November 12, 2016 - Lamma Fun DayConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Wed, October 19, 2016 11:41:56

The best show of the year, coming right up!

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October 29, 2016 - Tango n Rock Mixer - The Hub, Wan ChaiConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Wed, October 19, 2016 11:40:26

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August 7, 2016 - VANS MUSICIANS COMPETITION - VANS SK85IVE2 INDOOR SKATEPARKConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Tue, August 02, 2016 22:08:08

Send us to Shanghai!!!

http://www.vans.com.hk/en/workshop/musicians-wanted-competition/


Post-show comment:

We are pleased to announce that Timmy won the prize of BEST VOCALIST! Go Timmy!!!

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June 18, 2016 - SHOWTIME II - The WanchWeirdness

Posted by Timmy Gunn Mon, May 16, 2016 17:14:04

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June 11, 2016 - Shotgun Politics live at Lamma Bar & GrillParty

Posted by Timmy Gunn Thu, May 05, 2016 12:11:24

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June 4, 2016 - Indie Rock Dance Party - HK BrewhouseConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Thu, May 05, 2016 12:09:30

Blog image4 indie bands, one indie DJ. A saturday night in a sweaty LKF basement in LKF. All rock, all dance, all party.

THE SLEEVES
SHOTGUN POLITICS
SHUMKING MANSION
PSYCHO IN MONGKOK
+ Indie DJ Supersonic Iain

THE SLEEVES
Part punk, part classic rock, part 80s indie, The Sleeves have taken their self-styled ‘Arcade Rock’ around the region, twice performed at Clockenflap and supported Gary Numan and Peaches in Macau. The band are currently finalising material for their second album to be recorded in Cambodia in July. Dirty power chords backed by frenetic drums with infectious pop melodies: Insert coins, press ‘Play’.

SHOTGUN POLITICS
Big choruses, loud guitars and infectious performances have propelled Shotgun Politics from local clubs to playing for 10,000 people on tour in Canada. And the mission remains the same: to play every single show as if it’s their last. Coming from different backgrounds in Hong Kong, Chengdu, Singapore and Sweden Chengdu and Malmö, the four ‘Gunns’ bring influences from indie, punk-rock, alternative, metal and pop. The result … ‘Party Rock’ !

SHUMKING MANSION
ShumKing Mansion play an intense blend of upbeat Dance Rock and Synth Pop with a Psychedelic energy. Described as "one of the most mesmeric new acts on Hong Kong circuit", they're a live band who engage crowds and project their intense sets with imagination and energy ... Welcome to the Mansion !

PSYCHO IN MONGKOK
From tripped out, psychedelic space rock to high octane garage rock, prepare to have your mind blown by the psycho-sonic explosion that is Psycho In Mongkok. With a globe-spanning line-up from Spain, Italy, Colombia and Australia, ‘The Psychos’ combine 60s garage rock with Ramones-style speed punk and pay tribute to the psychedelic sounds of the Floyd and The Beatles in a high energy dish best served live.

DJ SUPERSONIC IAIN
Iain is the founder of club night, supersonic, showcasing the best of British rock’n’roll and indie. He has provided DJ support to the Stereophonics, Carl Barat, The Vaccines, The Killers, Pete Doherty and the Happy Mondays, as well as dj-ing alongside the likes of Mani from the Stone Roses and Adam Ficek from Babyshambles. Iain’s tunes are loud and fast and will make you dance.

May 19, 2016 - UNDERGROUND 118 - Orange PeelConcerts

Posted by Timmy Gunn Mon, April 18, 2016 14:24:02

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Underground 118 could probably be called ROCK NIGHT as the line-up consists of some of the best rock bands currently
gigging in Hong Kong. Opening the show are arcade rockers The Sleeves, who are Brits based here and have supported
Gary Numan and Peaches in the past, among others. Second band is Still Mind, whose members include famous Hong Kong
musicians but prefer to keep the focus on their music by not telling us who they are! They will be showcasing their original
melodic alternative rock. Third up are party rock favourites Shotgun Politics who have just finished their first Japanese tour.
Last but not least we have Dowa Towo, an indie rock band who have remained quite mysterious in their bio info. So for a
good sampling of best of local ROCK on a Thursday night, see you at Underground 118 at Orange Peel on Thursday 19th
May.

Underground 118
Thursday 19th May 2016
8:00pm - 11:30pm
Orange Peel Music Lounge, 2/F, 38-44 D'Aguilar St. Central
Bands: The Sleeves, Still Mind, Shotgun Politics & Dowa Towo
Advance tickets: HK$90
Door Tickets: HK$120
Includes one drink
Hotline: (852) 9486 4648




March 26, 2016 - JAPAN TOUR - Merry-Go-Round livehouseParty

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:39:59

(editing post to reflect the actual gigs we had, instead of instructions to get to the gig)

This concert was at the Merry-Go-Round livehouse, a nice super-sound-isolated cellar and extremely interesting performances.

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It is beyond awesome setting out on our third tour (after Canada and Taiwan) to the majestic country of JAPAN! We hit three awesome livehouses in Tokyo and lived to tell the tale.

From Timmy:
The dust has settled from the ‪#‎tokyotransmissions‬ tour. It has been a whirlwind 4 nights in Tokyo. Touring is such a great experience for us and always pushes us to want to get better with many invaluable lessons learned. Thanks must be made to the bookers and crew of ANTIKNOCK, Live House FNV, Merry Go Round. Special thanks to Apryl, Yosuke & Ryuetsu for their continuous work in helping us get to Tokyo. To Decoluna for design work and Junko for translations. The bands and the audiences of each show, thank you for welcoming us and making us feel at home. Tokyo/ Japan we hope to return real soon. Sayonara!! (p.s new Hong Kong shows to be announced soon)

You can find a video that we cut together of the three gigs, with our new song NO TIME TO SURRENDER. Nice!



// Freddy

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March 25, 2016 - JAPAN TOUR - FNV livehouseParty

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:37:18

(editing post to reflect the actual gigs we had, instead of instructions to get to the gig)

This concert was at FNV livehouse, which I personally liked the most. A varied and interested crowd and a combo of local and international folks on/off stage. Would love to come back any day and have more of them ginger-beer-and-whiskey drinks!


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It is beyond awesome setting out on our third tour (after Canada and Taiwan) to the majestic country of JAPAN! We hit three awesome livehouses in Tokyo and lived to tell the tale.

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From Timmy:

The dust has settled from the ‪#‎tokyotransmissions‬ tour. It has been a whirlwind 4 nights in Tokyo. Touring is such a great experience for us and always pushes us to want to get better with many invaluable lessons learned. Thanks must be made to the bookers and crew of ANTIKNOCK, Live House FNV, Merry Go Round. Special thanks to Apryl, Yosuke & Ryuetsu for their continuous work in helping us get to Tokyo. To Decoluna for design work and Junko for translations. The bands and the audiences of each show, thank you for welcoming us and making us feel at home. Tokyo/ Japan we hope to return real soon. Sayonara!! (p.s new Hong Kong shows to be announced soon).



March 24, 2016 - JAPAN TOUR - Antiknock (AND GIG #100!!!!)Party

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:36:06

(editing post to reflect the actual gigs we had, instead of instructions to get to the gig)

There is something magical that our 100th (!!!) gig is also the first in Japan! Antiknock was a SOLID place, where my faves Gorilla Biscuits had played just a few years ago. Rad.


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It is beyond awesome setting out on our third tour (after Canada and Taiwan) to the majestic country of JAPAN! We hit three awesome livehouses in Tokyo and lived to tell the tale.

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From Timmy:

The dust has settled from the ‪#‎tokyotransmissions‬ tour. It has been a whirlwind 4 nights in Tokyo. Touring is such a great experience for us and always pushes us to want to get better with many invaluable lessons learned. Thanks must be made to the bookers and crew of ANTIKNOCK, Live House FNV, Merry Go Round. Special thanks to Apryl, Yosuke & Ryuetsu for their continuous work in helping us get to Tokyo. To Decoluna for design work and Junko for translations. The bands and the audiences of each show, thank you for welcoming us and making us feel at home. Tokyo/ Japan we hope to return real soon. Sayonara!! (p.s new Hong Kong shows to be announced soon).



March 21, 2016 - with Ziad, the Glareless, Turing ApplesParty

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:34:22

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We had a great time playing with our dear friends on a well packed Monday at the Wanch. Thank you for coming and I'm personally looking forward to seeing Turing Apples soon again - really solid sound! Next time more harmonies, as promised! :) :) :)

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http://www.facebook.com/events/576665345832484/


// Freddy

March 20, 2016 - Music@Youth 2016Concerts

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:33:04

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We love to hear new bands perform and were excited to play at Stanley Plaza with a bunch of talented acts. Thank you for coming and enjoying the show during a sunny Sunday!

http://www.facebook.com/musicatyouth


// Freddy

February 28, 2016 - Social by the SeaWeirdness

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:30:53

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Timmy and I had a wonderful acoustic + cajon gig to support adopted pets in Hong Kong. It was filled with good folks, wonderful cats and dogs and a nice beach beckoning with its cold waters. Blog image

http://www.facebook.com/events/554690558032860/

// Freddy



February 12, 2016 - Hong Kong Street Music CentreConcerts

Posted by Freddy Gunn Fri, April 15, 2016 19:28:42

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We love the folks of HK Street Music and take any chance we can to perform there. This time we were lucky to meet some old and new friends. Heck, there even was dancing galore! Fun times :)

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.440086949533801.1073741894.169091679966664&type=3

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// Freddy

August 22, 2015 - Timmy's insane batman birthday bashParty

Posted by Freddy Gunn Wed, August 26, 2015 21:08:29

Oh it is ON!


Timmy Gunn is celebrating getting one year more awesome by merging Batman, The Wanch and our absolute fave bands - Dude Law, David Bowie Knives, The Fat Jokers and Don't Panic.

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Will it be amazing? Oh yes it will be!

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