The Birmingham Punk Festival
Barbarellas, 29th August 1977

 

We are trying to put a page together on the Birmingham Punk festival that took place at the "Barbarellas Night Club" on the August Bank Holliday of 1977.

It was rumoured that the whole festival was recorded by 'Phonogram Records' for a scheduled 14 track album release called "PUNK '77". As to this day, no recordings have surfaced but we have found out that the below bands were reported to have played.

 

EATER

THE DRONES

BETHNAL

MODEL MANIA

THE WORST

THE VICTIMS

THE VERDICT

RUDI & THE RATIONALS

D.FEATURES

THE UNWANTED

THE ACCELERATORS

THE KILLJOYS

THE REJECTS

SPIZZ OIL

The above article on the 'Birmingham Punk Festival' that took place at "Barbarellas",  Birmingham on the 29th August 1977 appeared in the 'NME'.
 

 

If you were in any of the above bands and have photos or recordings or if you attended this Punk festival then please email us as we would love to hear from you.

dizzydetour@btinternet.com

 

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Thanks to Joe Public for the above info

 

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