Well really, the big dogs are in Hereford’s stylish Firefly Pub, a local watering hole that attracts all ages and artisan beer eccentrics for ritualistic gatherings of craft beer drinking and socialising. The Firefly is a haven for craft beer, ale and cider lovers with offerings regularly on rotation along with a few select brands that never change, like Kozel and Pilsner Urquell.
A CRISIS OF CONSCIENCE 40 YEARS OF PUNK FESTIVAL THE BOOTH HALL 3 EAST STREET, HEREFORD HR1 9DT – SATURDAY, 24TH OF SEPT 1PM-1AM
Musicians Against Homelessness gigs will take place nationally over a three-week period between the 18th of September and the 9th of October.
OASIS guru Alan McGee is teaming up with Hereford’s popular Post-Punk band the Linerunners and local music promoters’ The Underground Revolution to bring you a memorable all day Punk Festival. The music mogul started Musicians Against Homelessness earlier this year to raise funds for the homeless charity Crisis.
Musicians Against Homelessness is supported by Happy Mondays legend Shaun Ryder, Irvine Walsh, Cast, the Buzzcocks, Black Grape, The Jesus & Mary Chain and hundreds more bands.
Hereford Music Promoters The Underground Revolution devote their time to supporting bands and charities with a focus on social awareness, as well as local bands who otherwise would not have an outlet for their music.
They could not turn down the opportunity that was given to them by local band the Linerunners who were looking for a venue to stage this festival. The UR were already doing the festival to raise money for the Big Issue Foundation and felt that both charities would sit side by side beautifully, so they jumped on the idea.
What is ‘A Crisis of Conscience 40 Years of Punk Festival’?
‘A Crisis of Conscience’ is celebrating 40 years of punk attitude, music and most importantly the charitable spirit that is part of the punk ethos. It will also be raising funds to help support one of the nation’s biggest homeless charities, The Big Issue Foundation. It is an honour to work with both charities to bring forth awareness around an epidemic that can affect anyone at anytime.
The festival will include Musicians, Poets, Dj’s, Artists & Street Food, and will be split into a day and evening line-up. Tickets for the evening show are available on the door. Festival goers will be asked to give a donation of their choice during the day, to ensure the event is open and accessible to all.
The day line up is made up of 4 acts, 4 poets, Live art for Silent Auction, Fire Eaters and Killa Tacos will be on the premises selling their delicious brand of fresh and authentic tacos. Because nothing is nicer than tacos and beer!
Then in the evening their will be 5 bands for £5. All profits will be split equally and given to the charities’.
Clint Morgain Webbe and his KILLA TACOS will be launching September 24th at the Hereford Underground Revolution Punk Charity Festival for the Big Issue Foundation and Musicians Against Homelessness.
The festival aptly named, A CRISIS OF CONSCIENCE-40 Years of Punk, will be headlined by TV Smith who launched himself into the music stratosphere as front man for the legendary punk band, The Adverts. This event is taking place at The Booth Hall on East Street in the lovely city of Hereford (HR1 2LW)
How It All Was Born
You could say that the latest trending establishment in the city of Hereford, The Firefly, has been a hit since it opened its doors this year. Its shining success is partly due to serving up some fantastic smokehouse eats brought to you by Mad Snacks Street Food, Clint Morgan Webbe’s successful foodie venture. Nobody can look at that menu without immediately feeling a build up of hunger in their belly. If you haven’t experienced the food then get over there quick like!
If you can find him around the city on a Wednesday, Friday or Saturday you are in luck. He certainly serves a fine Bratwurst. Nothing says German Christmas market all year around like Hereford City’s local Bratwurst guy. Thanks for that.