You can buy a maximum of 10 tickets for this event
Event InformationThe Spitfires are a Watford-based 4 piece who’ve released two acclaimed albums ‘Response’ (2015) and ‘A Thousand Times’ (2016), several singles and have extensively toured the UK and Europe since their inception in 2012. The band scored a national UK number 1 vinyl single in April 2016 with ‘So Long’, a number 2 vinyl single in May 2017 with ‘Move On’ and both albums reached the top 5 UK independent album charts.
Their work ethic and powerful song-writing mixed with acute social commentary has made this fiercely independent band one of the most popular underground success stories in the UK today and turned DJs like Gary Crowley (BBC London), Steve Lamacq (BBC6Music) and Rodney Bingenheimer (KROQ)into fans. They’ve supported The Specials and Paul Weller, and their DIY attitude and spirit has earned them a dedicated following across the UK and Europe.
The band are led by lead vocalist, guitarist and songwriter Billy Sullivan who is joined by Sam Long on bass and vocals, George Moorhouse on keyboards and vocals and Matt Johnson on drums.
Support comes from Southampton’s fiery guitar pop quartet, The Novatones.
East Mud Dock
Venue Information:The Thekla is Bristol’s only music venue and nightclub on a boat! From toe-tapping live Americana to the downright dirtiest dubstep this side of London and everything in-between, we have all your musical needs covered. We play host to the cream of the city’s weekly club nights as well as national and international touring live acts every week. Welcome aboard.
The boat itself does not have a box office on board so you can't buy advance tickets directly through the venue; you can however pay on the door - providing the gig hasn't sold out.
The venue operates a strict 18+ policy, unless otherwise stated as a 14+ event. ID will be required upon entry for all 18+ shows - either Passport or Photo Driving Licence will be fine.
Doors for gigs generally open between 7pm and 8pm, but you can give us a call to be sure. Club nights kick off about 10pm and usually run until 3am in the week and 4am at the weekend.
Tel: 0117 929 3301
For accessibility information please contact the venue on 0117 929 3301 or click here.
To arrange an essential companion ticket, please book a standard entry ticket and then email proof of eligibility through to email@example.com. Any of the below are accepted, in addition we will review an application without these forms of evidence on a case-by-case basis.
• Front page of DLA / PIP
• Front page of Attendance Allowance letter
• Evidence that registered severely sight impaired
• Recognised Assistance Dog ID card
• Access Card
Once your request has been received and approved we will email you back with further information as to how your essential companion ticket will be issued