The Clash: Westway to the World & Dump it on Parliament Revisited

Thu 3 Nov, 7.30pm, £6.50 / £5 conc, The Hat Factory

A film double bill: The Clash: Westway to the World is a career retrospective of the band and Dump it on Parliament Revisited tells the story of how in 1986 a group of Bedfordshire bands put together a compilation tape to protest against a proposed nuclear waste site near Elstow.

Age guidance: 15+

 

UK Subs + support

Thu 10 Nov, Doors 7.30pm, £12.50, The Hat Factory

UK Subs are one of the original punk bands formed in 1976 and with 2016 marking the UK Subs' 40th anniversary, this legendary punk band continues to represent the true spirit of punk rock.

 

The Revolution Will Be Vocalised

Thu 17 Nov, Doors 7.30pm, £6, The Hat Factory

In the 40th anniversary year of the release of 'Anarchy in the UK,' UTTER Spoken Word presents an event proving that the spirit of '76 is alive and eternal, featuring Attila the Stockbroker, Janine Booth, Tim Wells and Nakiliah Tumaini - hosted by Lee Nelson.

 

Luton: Centre of the Punk Rock Universe

Thu 24 Nov, 7.30pm, £5, The Hat Factory

A talk by Steve (Abbo) Abbott and Steve Spon from internationally renowned punk band UK Decay.

 

The Vibrators + support

Sat 26 Nov, Doors 7.30pm, £8, The Hat Factory

Also celebrating 40 years, The Vibrators were an original punk band who supported The Sex Pistols at the 100 club.