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OCEAN COLOUR SCENE
The Christmas Shows 2018

The Birmingham band’s story is already the stuff of legend: a rip-roaring rock’n’folk odyssey set to a backdrop of over 20 years of UK pop culture at its very best.

Ocean Colour Scene have notched up nine albums, three of which went Top 5 – 1996’s Moseley Shoals, 1997’s Marchin’ Already and 1999’s One From The Modern – and a run of nine successive Top 20 hit singles commencing with 1996’s The Riverboat Song. They supported Oasis at their massive Knebworth shows that same year, and two years later helmed the biggest arena tour of any UK band to date. Their achievements have been nothing short of phenomenal.

From their days as Breton-shirt wearing disciples of The Stone Roses (debut single ‘Sway’) to million selling Britpop superstars (‘Marchin’ Already’ bumped Oasis’ ‘What the Story’ from the top spot in 1997) to long-term touring allies with Paul Weller, they have always stood shoulder to shoulder with the greats of modern British rock.

In 2016 they played a sold out show at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, a triumphant and now legendary night that will live long in the memory. Due to huge demand they will return in December this year to play a Christmas show with very special guests Martha Reeves & The Vandellas. They are two of the best live bands around and this is a night not to be missed.

Saturday 8th December – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

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