the / skits!

A Yorkshire band drawing inspiration from poets like Allen Ginsberg and musical icons such as David Bowie, Iggy Pop, the/skits! are four college kids who wanted to bring the old energy and excitement of the rock 'n' roll we found in our parents record collections to poetry and into the pubs and clubs we get gigs at.

 

Upcoming gigs:

 

Leeds, Blueberry Hill Studios, 12/05/2018

The Black Dog, Camblesforth, 20/05/2018

 

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the / skits!

Four college kids who wanted to bring the old energy and excitement of the rock 'n' roll we found in our parents record collections to poetry and into the pubs and clubs we get gigs at.

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