Sun Aug 29 2021

7:30 PM Doors

The Brook

466 Portswood Road Southampton SO17 3SD

£20 Adv / MOTD

Ages 18+

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You Loonee people have to stop!
Loonee Toons - The Reunion III

  • Loonee Toons

    Loonee Toons

    Ska

    Loonee Toons formed in Eastleigh in 1990, a bunch of local lads who wanted to play some Ska, and more importantly have a lot of fun doing it.

    After a few line up changes in the early days, they quickly settled and began to establish themselves as one of the most fun and energetic bands along the South Coast. Throughout the decade they played regular sold out shows at The Brook, The Wedgewood rooms and many more, and there were memorable shows at The Mayflower Theatre, Portsmouth Guildhall, The Marquee in London and numerous festivals up and down the country.

    Support slots with Desmond Dekker, Laurel Aitken, Bad Manners, The Selecter, Ian Dury and the blockheads and many others were massive highlights for the boys. In fact The Loonees became the "go to" band for Bad Manners when they needed Dep Musicians, with some of the lads going on to become permanent members of Busters band.
    The band called it a day in 1999, after feeling they had taken it as far as they could.  

    Some of the members are still well known on the local music scene, performing with bands like The Butterfly Collective, Double Barrel, RU40 to mention a few.

    Fast forward 20 years, after getting together in the studio to record a song and video for a dear friend, which caused quite a stir on social media, and many calls for a reunion over the years, the band feel the time is right to do a live show at least one more time!

    So get ready for a night of classic 60s 70s Ska, 2 Tone, unusual covers and a very healthy portion of classic Loonees originals!

    "DON'T BE SHY"
     

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*** NOTE FROM THE BROOK - ABOUT AGE RESTRICTIONS***

All our events are 18+ for main ticket holders. (IT SAYS 18+ WHEN YOU PURCHASE TICKETS) - However... 14+ may be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21. (unless specifically stated on an event).


ALSO if you can display your barcode on your smartphone - you don't need to print your ticket. #SavePaper


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TicketWeb are committed to supporting grassroots & independent music across the UK and are proud to partner with & support the work of the Music Venue Trust. A 50p contribution from the booking fee on each ticket goes directly to maintain and sustain this venue. For more info on the work the Music Venues Trust does to support grassroots venues in the UK please visit www.musicvenuetrust.com for more information.

You Loonee people have to stop!

Loonee Toons - The Reunion III

Sun Aug 29 2021 7:30 PM Doors

The Brook Southampton
Loonee Toons - The Reunion III

£20 Adv / MOTD Ages 18+

Loonee Toons

Loonee Toons

Ska

Loonee Toons formed in Eastleigh in 1990, a bunch of local lads who wanted to play some Ska, and more importantly have a lot of fun doing it.

After a few line up changes in the early days, they quickly settled and began to establish themselves as one of the most fun and energetic bands along the South Coast. Throughout the decade they played regular sold out shows at The Brook, The Wedgewood rooms and many more, and there were memorable shows at The Mayflower Theatre, Portsmouth Guildhall, The Marquee in London and numerous festivals up and down the country.

Support slots with Desmond Dekker, Laurel Aitken, Bad Manners, The Selecter, Ian Dury and the blockheads and many others were massive highlights for the boys. In fact The Loonees became the "go to" band for Bad Manners when they needed Dep Musicians, with some of the lads going on to become permanent members of Busters band.
The band called it a day in 1999, after feeling they had taken it as far as they could.  

Some of the members are still well known on the local music scene, performing with bands like The Butterfly Collective, Double Barrel, RU40 to mention a few.

Fast forward 20 years, after getting together in the studio to record a song and video for a dear friend, which caused quite a stir on social media, and many calls for a reunion over the years, the band feel the time is right to do a live show at least one more time!

So get ready for a night of classic 60s 70s Ska, 2 Tone, unusual covers and a very healthy portion of classic Loonees originals!

"DON'T BE SHY"
 

Please correct the information below.

Select ticket quantity.

Complete the security check.

Select Tickets

Ages 18+
limit 4 per person
Pre-Sale
£21.50 (£20.00 + £1.50 Fees, excluding any delivery costs)

Delivery Method

eTickets

Terms & Conditions

This event is 18 and over. Any Ticket holder unable to present valid identification indicating that they are at least 18 years of age will not be admitted to this event, and will not be eligible for a refund. *** NOTE FROM THE BROOK - ABOUT AGE RESTRICTIONS***

All our events are 18+ for main ticket holders. (IT SAYS 18+ WHEN YOU PURCHASE TICKETS) - However... 14+ may be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21. (unless specifically stated on an event).


ALSO if you can display your barcode on your smartphone - you don't need to print your ticket. #SavePaper


Full Brook Terms & Conditions are here.


TicketWeb are committed to supporting grassroots & independent music across the UK and are proud to partner with & support the work of the Music Venue Trust. A 50p contribution from the booking fee on each ticket goes directly to maintain and sustain this venue. For more info on the work the Music Venues Trust does to support grassroots venues in the UK please visit www.musicvenuetrust.com for more information.