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Wonkfest 6 – Don’t Believe The Hype is Coming in 2018

You know it would happen didn’t you?  How could we not continue the biggest, best, and friendliest London based DIY Punk festival?

It’s early days, but the venue is already booked (once again re-visiting the Dome in Tufnell Park), on Saturday 28th July 2018.

Bookmark the official info page – and you’ll find the link to the gig Facebook event page here.

You just know it’s going to be amazing with the best bands of our scene.  Come enjoy the music, the friendship, the buffet!

TICKET DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED

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Wonkfest 5 Update

Wonkfest 5, The Omen…

Coming to The Dome in Tuffnell Park on Saturday, 1st July 2017:  TIX here -> http://www.seetickets.com/event/wonkfest-2017/the-dome-tufnell-park/1042974 

Wonkfest page on Facebook,

IT’S WONKFEST! PUNK ROCK GIG OF THE YEAR!!  YOU ARE OUR FAMILY AND WE LOVE YOU!
EVERYONE WELCOME!!
THIS IS THE GIG. THE BEST FUN, THE MOST CHILL, THE HAPPIEST, THE FRIENDLIEST, THE RADDEST!
BRING A TRAY OF FOOD FOR THE BUFFET AND A FEW ITEMS FOR THE LOCAL CHARITIES WE’LL BE SUPPORTING.
SERIOUSLY SHOWCASING THE ABSOLUTE CREAM OF UNDERGROUND PUNK ROCK.
12 HOURS OF MAYHEM WITH A SUPPORT CAST OF BBQ, BUFFET,CHEAP DRINKS AND UTOPIAN VALUES.
BUY ADVANCE TICKETS NOW AS EACH YEAR GETS TIGHTER AND TIGHTER FITTING YOU ALL IN.
THIS IS GONNA SELL OUT.
HAPPY WONKFEST EVERYONE!
XXX

This years line up….

Wonk Unit
SPECIAL GUESTS TBA
The Murderburgers
The Parkinsons
The Cravats
Captain Hotknives
Bad Breeding
The Kimberley Steaks
CalvaLouise
Great Cynics
Desperate Measures
Shot
The Cut ups
Maid of Ace
Nova Twins
Aerial Salad
The Raging Nathans
Fuck You Idiot
Matilda’s Scoundrels
Spunk Volcano and the Eruptions
Pizzatramp
Domt
Pete Bentham and the Dinner LAdies
White Ape

VENUE:

The Dome, Tufnell Park

2 Dartmouth Park Hill, NW5 1HL London, United Kingdom
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Wonkfest 3 Movie Released!

Yay, it’s taken a mighty effort, but Mark Richards (and Julian Wallinger & Sky Nash) never ever disappoints, and his latest video edit is one of the most professional yet – showing off what a great day Wonkfest was last year.

Millions (well a lot) of punks, tons of good times, 30 ish bands, and a sprinkling of wonky magic.

Remember tickets for Wonkfest 4 are now available!  Details here.

Filmed at the Dome, Tufnell park, London on 25th July 2015 with live performances from the cream of the UK DIY punk scene!

Brigantes 0:53
The Dissociates 4:05
Black Volvo 8:24
The Fur Coats 11:50
Tosserlad 13:50
7 Day Conspiracy 16:38
Meansteed 18:32
The Reverends 22:36
Sheepy 26:43
Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man 29:12
Petrol Girls 31:26
Simon Wells 34:36
Kimberly Steaks 39:27
Maid Of Ace 40:27
Vanilla Pod 43:44
2 Sick Monkeys 47:39
Ming City Rockers 51:57
Beat The Red Light 54:10
The Dead Class 1:00:00
Waco 1:01:41
Roughneck Riot 1:05:36
Murderburgers 1:09:35
Culture Shock 1:11:04
Slaves 1:12:56
Wonk Unit 1:19:52
End Credits 1:26:53

Camera by Mark Richards, Julian Wallinger & Sky Nash
Sound mixed & mastered by Delphinius Vargas
Directed & Edited by Mark Richards.
http://www.markrok.com
http://www.facebook.com/wonkfestlondon

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Wonkfest 2016 is Being Planned

YEP put this date in your diaries Wonkers, as the best gig of 2016 is already being planned, with bands being selected and booked!

WONFEST 2016 – Saturday 30th July!

We will be back at last year’s banging venue, the Dome in Tufnell Park!

https://www.facebook.com/events/902995123087716/904435449610350/

 

IT’S WONKFEST, IT’S THE PUNK ROCK GIG OF THE YEAR! IT’S FUCKING MENTAL!!!

Ok. First band I’m gonna announce are my favourite loonies – THE FRANCEENS!!
These barstards are beautiful! They’ll make you want to bop! X

Second band announced – RIGGOTS from Liverppol. These Antipop records darlings are wat special!! Can’t wait for you guys to see em!!!!

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Wonkfest Is HERE!

So stoked that Wonkfest is finally here – 26 bands, all killer no filler!

Old friends and new are welcome, remember to bring something for the mega buffet!

Bring your sexy friends, there will be tickets on the door – or buy em now, there’s still time (print out the eTicket and bring it along with you).

MEGA EXCITED – SEE YOU ALL TOMORROW.  weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

INFO

TUBE STATION CLOSED:  Remember the Tuffnel Park tube station is CLOSED.  So you’ll need to get off/on at Archway or Kentish Town and walk for 10 mins or so.

OK STAGE TIMES!!! THIS IS AS NEAR TO ACCURATE THAT WE ARE GONNA GET!!!

THE BOSTON ARMS STAGE

12.00 THE DISSOCIATES
12.50 THE FUR COATS
13.40 BOSCO ROGERS
14.30 MEANSTEED
15.20 SHEEPY
16.10 BILLY LIAR
17.00 SIMON WELLS/SOUTHPORT
17.50 MAID OF ACE
18.40 2 SICK MONKEYS
19.30 BEAT THE RED LIGHT
20.20 WACO
21.10 THE MURDERBURGERS
23.00 CULTURE SHOCK

THE DOME STAGE
11.35 BRIGANTES
12.25 BLACK VOLVO
13.15 TOSSERLAD
14.05 7DC
14.55 THE REVERENDS
15.45 ROTPM
16,35 PETROL GIRLS
17.25 KIMBERLY STEAKS
18.15 VANILLA POD
19.05 MING CITY ROCKERS
19.55 THE DEAD CLASS
20.45 THE ROUGHNECK RIOT
21.35 SLAVINKO WARRIORS
22.15 WONK UNIT

 

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WONKFEST 2014 – THANKYOU!

wonkfest 2014

July 26th, Hundreds of punks flock to the The Grosvenor in it’s last weekend 🙁 for another historic day and night of good times.  Bands, mayhem, buffet and good times were shared by all.

10.00 – WONK UNIT
9.10- HARD SKIN
8.20- THE MURDERBURGERS
7.40 – MEANSTEED
7.00- REVENGE OF THE PSYCHOTRONIC MAN
6.20 – THE REVERENDS
5.30 – THE RESTARTS
4.50- KIMBERLY STEAKS
4.10 – JAKAL
3.30 – BILLY LIAR
2.50 – MAID OF ACE
2.10 – VOODOO BINMEN
1.30 – WACO

Thank you!  

My brain is fried but that was just the craziest fun day ever!!

All the bands, John and all the staff at the Grosvenor, Mark Richards and Julian Wallinger for filming, Dee for doing an amazing job with sound all day, Georgie Boy, Orange Juice and Lucy for stage and door management, man, you lot are all so brill and lovely!! Fuckin hell, and all our buffet monitors!!! OMG!! Wonk Cake creators and general wonderful people Clare Corbett with loving husband in tow Big Albo!!! I love you all!! Biggest bunch of Wonkers i know youz lot are!! Every band just blasted it! Totally fucking destroyed!!!!! Weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!

All my lovely crazy friends that traveled down and brought food and smashed themselves to pieces and are just the best people!! You don’t know how honoured you make me feel! Thank you all for a brilliant day!!! I love you all millions!!! xxxx

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