The Wedding Present
The Devils Arse Cave, Castleton.
14s - 17s must be accompanied by an adult. No refunds will be given for incorrectly booked tickets.
For one night only, in a cave beneath an ancient hill top castle in the picturesque Peak District village of Castleton we present The Wedding Present live in concert within the natural amphitheatre entrance to The Devils Arse, Peak Caverns
"The boy Gedge has written some of the best love songs of the 'Rock 'n' Roll' era. You may dispute this but I'm right and you're wrong!" - John Peel
The Wedding Present have had eighteen UK Top 40 hit singles… not bad for a band that has, from its inception, stubbornly refused to play the record industry’s game. It all started in 1985 when David Lewis Gedge boarded a National Express coach in London with 500 records packed into a pair of his mother’s suitcases and, in this fashion, delivered the band’s debut single Go Out And Get 'Em, Boy! to a distribution company in Yorkshire. That pioneering spirit has been at the core of the band’s philosophy ever since. From George Best, “an unmitigated delight” [NME], the first full-length release on their own Reception Records onwards, the band has charted an appealing, if often eccentric, course of its very own.