Class of 76 is the ultimate tribute band to the punk and new wave era. It’s unique in that all band members were in the mid to late 1970’s hitting the music headlines and airwaves with their bands of the time. Between them they have sold millions of records, played some pf the biggest festivals , they really have been there, done it and worn more than one t-shirt.
Barrie Masters- singer of Eddie and the Hotrods and the Inmates
Steve Nicol- drummer of Eddie and the Hotrods and Johnny Thunders
Nigel Bennett- guitarist of The Members and Vibrators
Russ Strutter, bassist of Tonight and Wilko Johnson
Along with songs from their respective bands you will also hear songs from bands they played alongside , The Jam, the clash, stranglers, buzzcocks etc
Headline Maniac are a 3 piece rock band from Southend on sea. All three members have also been touring the world for the last ten years as part of legendary punk pioneers Eddie and the Hotrods. In august 2015 they recorded their debut album and plan to release it on the newly formed Rodhot label in January 2016. This is one band that will be making waves over the next twelve months.