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New TV Smith Album
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New T-Shirt Design
NOW AVAILABLE in shop


Gigs
last updated: 14 May 19

UK Booking:
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Tel : +44 (0) 7884 348176
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UK
Sat 25 May 2019 MORECAMBE - Nic'n'Sleazy Festival
TV Smith & The Bored Teenagers
Sun 02 Jun 2019 SHOREHAM-BY-SEA - Glastonwick Festival
Due to a mix up with dates, the Bored Teenagers will sadly no longer be able to appear at this year's Glastonwick - TV will now be playing solo. On stage mid-afternoon.
Germany
Fri 21 Jun 2019 DüSSELDORF - Boat trip on the Rhein
With Charlie Harper (acoustic) and Skuyela. Two trips and shows, at 15:00 and 18:00. https://www.twenty-four-hours.info/spree-punk-rockers/21-06-2019-duesseldorf-charlie-harper-uk-subs-tv-smith/
Sun 23 Jun 2019 BERLIN - Boat trip on the Spree
With Charlie Harper (acoustic) and the Zips, celebrating their 40th anniversary. Two trips and shows, at 14:00 and 17:00. http://www.twenty-four-hours.info/spree-punk-rockers/23-06-2019-berlincharlie-harper-uk-subs-tv-smith/
UK
Fri 05 Jul 2019 DERBY - Hairy Dog
Sun 07 Jul 2019 DUNOON - Punk On The Peninsula
TV joins Punk On The Peninsula for the final day of the four day fesetival. He will be playing at a local brewery, along with Ruts DC acoustic, as part of a Sunday afternoon coach trip. http://www.punkonthepeninsula.co.uk
Thu 01 Aug 2019 BLACKPOOL - Rebellion Festival
TV Smith & The Bored Teenagers play "Best Of TV Smith"
Fri 02 Aug 2019 BLACKPOOL - Rebellion Festival
TV Smith & The Bored Teenagers play "Best Of The Adverts." Also expect an appearance from TV solo on the Almost Acoustic stage.
Sat 03 Aug 2019 BLACKPOOL - Rebellion Festival
TV Smith plays solo on the Opera stage.
Sun 25 Aug 2019 SHEFFIELD - The Mulberry Bar and Venue
"Punks Against Cancer." 3 days of music over the 3 days of the August Bank Holiday to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support. Acts include: Vice Squad, Infa Riot, Dragster, Drongos For Europe, Healthy Junkies and many many more. TV appears on the Sunday. https://www.facebook.com/events/2704282473130375/

20 May 19 Bored Teenagers Tour
Back from the dead! After a dramatic few days that nearly saw the cancellation of the Bored Teenagers tour after drummer Stefan broke his leg, I'm happy to announce that Jamie Oliver from the UK Subs is going to stand in for us and the tour is back on! This may well be your only chance to see this amazing line-up. It all kicks off on Wednesday. Look out, Nottingham, Leeds, Bristol and Morecambe - we are going to be making a right old racket!
14 Feb 19 Gigs 2019
Gig list now updated to show all gigs booked to the end of August.
01 Jan 19 Gigs 2019
All currently booked TV Smith gigs for the first half of 2019 are now in the gig guide over to the left...
29 Dec 18 2019 Gig announcement
Wot, no TV Smith gigs in 2019? Of course there are! Loads more gigs to be announced soon, including round two of the "Land Of The Overdose" tour. Watch this space!
08 Dec 18 T-Shirt available in shop
New t-shirt design now available in the shop!
ORDER!
01 Oct 18 TV on Radio
Interview with TV and tracks from the new album here: https://www.mixcloud.com/rolandgent/interview-with-tv-smith-about-his-new-album-land-of-the-overdose-plus-music/
12 Sep 18 New album available on vinyl
New album 'Land Of The Overdose' now also available on vinyl!
ORDER!
07 Sep 18 Never Again Until The Next Time
"Never Again Until The Next Time," the second single from the new album has just been released. Have a listen here https://spoti.fi/2Cru18t
06 Sep 18 CD sales
If you are able to get to one of the upcoming gigs, the new CD will be available to buy ahead of the official release date. It will be in the webshop here on tvsmith.com very soon, for posting out on September 12th.
UPDATE: PRE-ORDER in shop available!
20 Aug 18 No Hope Street update
Here's a link to streaming sites for "No Hope Street." smarturl.it/wu4bx7

TV's books of tour diaries

TV's tour diaries - available at most gigs, at the webshop on this site and through the Arima Publishing website


TV Smith & The Bored Teenagers
perform 'Crossing the Red Sea with The Adverts' Live at the 100 Club.

TV Smith: Your Ticket Out Of Here - The Complete Collectors Guide
Slaby Witness, Sleaze, the Adverts, TV Smith's Explorers, Party Line, High, Production House, Cheap... the TV Smith story is one of rock's richest, filled with some of the most exhilarating music of the past 30 years. And Your Ticket Out Of Here is the first comprehensively detailed guide to every last note of it. Written by Dave Thompson - editor and publisher of the legendary TV Times fanzine.
paperback book, 170 pages. PRICE $25
https://www.createspace.com/Customer/EStore.do?id=3405418



TV TIMES - THE COMPLETE SERIES FOR SALE

Between 1980-1984, members of TV Smith's fan club received a free fanzine, running from two to twenty pages, for 43 issues.
The entire series has now been archived on CD, 357 black/white pages of text and images (.bmp) comprising a priceless 357 page archive not only of TV Smith, Adverts and TV Smith's Explorers news, interviews, reviews etc, but also a wealth of related artists... Richard Strange (including a 1981 interview), Doctors of Madness (including a complete band history), Lords of the New Church (three very early interviews, pre-first album), Ian Mitchell Band, Last Touch, many more.
Includes discographies, biographies, family trees, press cuttings, much more. Unpublished in any other form. Photos were taken from one of no more than three surviving complete sets, and reflect the occasionally haphazard photocopying that characterized the series - however, all are readable, while the bmp/bitmap format allows the user to print and reconfigure pages at will.
Disc also includes a couple of unpublished issues, and color originals of several covers.

PRICE $15 + shipping: $1 USA, $2 international.
Contact quatrmass@aol.com to reserve your copy and for payment details.


Archive History

20 May 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Sourton, UK (19th Apr 2019) edited by
Setlist for Sourton, UK (19th Apr 2019) edited by
Setlist for Bochum, Germany (24th Jan 2019) edited by
Setlist for Bochum, Germany (24th Jan 2019) edited by
Setlist for Nottingham, UK (20th Jan 2019) edited by
Setlist for Worcester, UK (19th Jan 2019) edited by
18 May 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Bruehl, Germany (5th Jan 2003) added by
17 May 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Berlin, Germany (4th May 2019) edited by
16 May 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Southend, UK (20th Apr 2019) edited by
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Setlist for Hameln, Germany (3rd May 2019) added by
Setlist for Berlin, Germany (4th May 2019) added by
14 May 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Swindon, UK (10th May 2019) added by
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Setlist for Karlsruhe, Germany (2nd May 2019) added by
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13 Apr 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Essen, Germany (9th Nov 2018) edited by
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Setlist for Coesfeld, Germany (17th Nov 2018) edited by
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Setlist for Hildesheim, Germany (27th Mar 2019) added by
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01 Apr 19 - Setlists
Setlist for Hamburg, Germany (29th Mar 2019) added by



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