Session 61: Siouxsie & The Banshees – 'The Scream’
You only need to read a few reviews of this remarkable debut album to understand why we’re putting it on. “vital” “visceral” “uncompromising” “captivating”.
After building a cult following during the height of punk, Siouxsie and the Banshees recorded this masterpiece in just one week, heralding the birth of the post-punk movement and creating a lasting legacy that only grows stronger each year. This will be an essential session.
Hosted by: Carol Fuller
In addition to playing The Scream in full, we’ll also be presenting a full selection of notable singles and tracks by the women of punk and post-punk who were making their mark in the years before, during, and after the release of this seminal album.
It’s about meeting fellow music lovers, talking about the great records of the past and predicting upcoming future classics.
The bar’s open throughout and we’re selling Veggie Chilli for just £3 a bowl.
Doors open 12pm, session starts at 12.30pm.
Colchester Arts Centre
Church Street - Colchester