The Underworld Camden proudly presents:
featuring original Grand Slam member Laurence Archer Official
plus very special guests Bad Touch
Doors - 6:00pm // Price - £20.00 adv.
Tickets - http://po.st/OWJXrC
Grand Slam - https://youtu.be/ySRJdHW0cyw
Back in the past Thin Lizzy days, Laurence Archer wrote and performed with Phil Lynott as Grand Slam. Sadly, Grand Slam was cut short in its prime, with Phil Lynott's untimely death leaving a hole in the fabric of rock music to this day.
Laurence went on to make his name playing with UFO but always nurtured a long-term plan to rebuild the Grand Slam machine. And here it is - primed and ready.
The new band (Laurence alongside Mike Dyer, Benjy Reid and Dave Boyce) honours the traditions of the band's history whilst also looking to the future - classic tracks co-written by Lynott and Archer sit alongside a set of brand new songs that embody the same ethos of freedom, positivity and adrenalin that ran through Grand Slam in 1984. As such fans will get to hear Lynott co-writes alongside brand new material from a very special band steeped in rock history.
Laurence Archer says. "I've been thinking about this moment for many years and I'm so proud of what we, the new Grand Slam, have achieved, "Gone Are The Days" is the most obvious choice for the first release - it's a song I originally wrote in the late 80's but with the band we have captured all the new and the heritage elements of Grand Slam and my writing. Grand Slam are back and here to stay. Obviously at times like this Phil is never far from my thoughts, a friend and a mentor and a hero always."
General Admission: GBP 20.0
Artists: Grand Slam, Bad Touch
Venue Name: The Underworld