We welcome the Return of The Godfathers for the fifth successive year to the Westgarth.
Peter Coyne - Lead Vocals
Richie Simpson - Guitar & Vocals
Wayne Vermaak - Guitar & Vocals
Jon Priestley - Bass & Vocals
Billy Duncanson - Drums & Vocals & Percussion
The Godfathers release a brand new double A side single 'I'm Not Your Slave'/'Wild And Free' 17th June 2020 to celebrate the 35th anniversary since their formation with a studio album to follow in 2021.
What makes a great Rock'n'roll band?
Songs from the heart that can take on the world & move people?
Electrifying live shows that leave crowds always wanting more?
A sense of musical individuality & personal style that sets them apart from all the other bands out there?
A passionate belief in the roots & traditions of rock & roll music combined with a burning desire to make contemporary records that will stand alongside the best?
Power, melody, attitude, anthems?
- The Godfathers have all these attributes in spades.
Eight Rounds Rapid from the Thames Delta are the main support. It will be their third appearance at the venue. Simon Johnson the guitarist is the son of Wilko from Dr Feelgood.
The Continental Quilts from Gateshead open the show: