Blow Up Preston: Legendary Brit Pop night comes to the Continental

Posted on - 20th February, 2014 - 9:30am | Author - | Posted in - Broadgate, Music, Nightlife, Preston City Centre, What's On in Preston
Baltic Fleet will be appearing

Baltic Fleet will be appearing

A legendary club night is coming to Preston as part of its 20th birthday celebrations.


Blow Up was a key part of the 90s music scene and is often cited as the birthplace of Brit Pop.

It spawned a record label and two acts will play the special night at The Continental.

Baltic Fleet, who play psychedelic post-punk krautrock and nominee for a Liverpool Music Award. It is the moniker of multi-instrumentalist and DIY producer Paul Fleming formerly of Echo and the Bunnymen.

He is joined by Alfa 9 who are regulars on BBC 6 Music.

Alfa 9

Alfa 9

Blow Up Preston night runs from 7.30pm on Friday 28 February until 1am.

Tickets are £6 in advance from the Conti, Action Records or Preston Visitor Information. Or £8 on the door.

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