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Bowling For Soup prove there is no stopping them after decades of touring – Live Review

Venue: Academy, Newcastle. Support: Army Of Freshmen, The Aquabats. Way back in 2013, Bowling For Soup announced they were calling it a day in terms of touring the UK. Yet it’s 2018 and they have toured almost every year since. I guess these guys just love playing live. The packed out venue also says we all love them playing live ...

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Bowling For Soup unveil ‘Catalyst’ video ahead of UK tour

Less than a week until Bowling For Soup head out on the 2018 ‘Get Happy’ tour, the Texas tinkers have only gone and released a new video for ‘Catalyst’. The video is directed by none other than BFS front man Jaret Reddick, teaming up with long-time collaborator Jason Crocker as part of their new venture Banned In Texas! See the ...

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Interview: Jaret Reddick of Bowling For Soup (audio)

Earlier this year Bowling For Soup front man went it alone on an acoustic and ‘storytelling’ tour across the UK. This was to invite fans new and old in to personal stories from his career. We caught up with Jaret before his Newcastle gig to talk about his life before Bowling For Soup, depression in the music industry, and the ...

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What we learnt from Jaret Reddick’s ‘Heartache and Hilarity’ tour

You know Bowling For Soup, the pop-punk band who rose to fame in the early ’00s, with hits like ‘1985’ and ‘Girl All The Bad Guys’ want, right? Did you know their front-man Jaret Reddick is on a solo, acoustic and storytelling tour across the UK? Why am I asking….it’s been pretty well advertised. Anyway…being big fans of Jaret’s work ...

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Review: Steel Panther, Bowling For Soup & Buckcherry – Wembley Arena

I remember seeing Steel Panther for the first time, it was in a stuffy tent at Download ’09. We ran over to the third stage to see them on a wim and they turned out to be one of our favourite new bands that year. They were hilarious and the only other ‘funny’ band around at the time seemed to be Bowling For ...

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Bowling For Soup Shock Fans with Surprise Release of New Album ‘Drunk Dynasty’

Bowled Over. It’s been over three years since we last heard from Texan pop-rockers Bowling For Soup but, on October 14th, the quartet quietly dropped their new album ‘Drunk Dynasty’. The eleventh studio album from Bowling For Soup is a crowd-funded project that obliterated its PledgeMusic target in a mere nine days due to excited fans’ generous donations. It seems ...

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Interview with Bowling for Soup’s Jaret Reddick

We met expert lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter for BOWLING FOR SOUP — Jaret Reddick — at the fabulous CROWBAR near London’s Tin Pan Alley ahead of the band’s show at Wembley with Buckcherry and mad glam-metallers Steel Panther. “It’s the first time we have been a support band over here since 2001…” Reddick tells us. He appears dog-tired ...

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Steel Panther announce UK arena dates

Following the release of their acoustic album ‘Live From Lexxi’s Mom’s Garage’, LA hair-metal superstars Steel Panther have announced four UK arena dates with special guests Bowling For Soup and Buckcherry. Tour dates are below: October 15 London SSE Arena, Wembley 16 Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 18 Manchester Arena 19 Birmingham Barclaycard Arena Special guests Bowling For Soup have just completed ...

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Live Review: Bowling For Soup, O2 Academy, Newcastle

If you don’t remember Bowling For Soup the first time around, they came to attention in the surreal punk-pop revival in the late 90s/early 00s along with Blink 182, New Found Glory and Good Charlotte. The good news is a lot of these bands are still around  (NFG,Jimmy Eat World) and for some it has been a bit of a ...

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Erik Chandler launches pledge campaign for solo album

You may know him as the beloved bassist of Bowling For Soup, but now Erik Chandler wants you to see another side of his musical talents. To achieve this, Erik has set up a PledgeMusic campaign to fund the solo album. This would be the first solo material from the Texan since his 2012 EP Writing The Wrongs. Rewards for ...

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