The Hurriers

The Hurriers

When?
Saturday November 28th 2015.  Buy tickets now>>

Who ?
The Hurriers are a 5-piece band from Barnsley in South Yorkshire.

What to expect?
With irresistible pop hooks and hard hitting lyrics this inter-generational band (they feature a father and son amongst their ranks) are on a mission to put the values of socialism and trade unionism back into music. But this is no dry manifesto, they’ll also get your feet moving and your fists pumping.

History
Formed in 2013, it didn’t take long for their debut EP to catch the attention of Billy Bragg who in summer 2014 invited them to play his Leftfield stage at Glastonbury. Their song “Truth and Justice” has been taken up as the unofficial anthem of the Orgreave Justice campaign.

Highlights?
2014 festivals including Glastonbury, Musicport and Orgreave. Big venue Academy support slots with Sleaford Mods.

Reference points?
70s/80s new wave pop punk, The Clash, The Jam, The Specials.

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