Hipsway were formed in Glasgow in 1984 by ex-Altered Images guitarist Johnny McElhone on bass, and featuring Grahame Skinner (vocals), Pim Jones (guitar) and Harry Travers (drums). Their music was characterized by Skinner’s deep vocals and Jones’ tight guitar playing. They were quickly signed up by Mercury Records and by 1985 had released their first, eponymously-titled album. The single, “Honeythief”, made number 17 in the UK Singles chart, and also reached the Top 20 in the US Billb...

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Smoke & Dreams

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Scratch The Surface

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Hipsway

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Sounds Of The 80s – Like A Record Baby (1984-1986)

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Top Of The Pops – 1986

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Park Lane Archives

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12″ 80’s

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Music Of The Year – 1986/Compilation

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Upcoming Hipsway gigs

02 October 2021 Hipsway  Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Liverpool UK
03 October 2021 Hipsway  Cheltenham Town Hall Cheltenham UK
05 October 2021 Hipsway  Southend Cliffs Pavilion Southend On Sea UK
06 October 2021 Hipsway  Margate Winter Gardens Canterbury UK
08 October 2021 Hipsway  De La Warr Pavilion Brighton UK
09 October 2021 Hipsway  The Hexagon Reading UK
10 October 2021 Hipsway  Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre Bournemouth UK
12 October 2021 Hipsway  Mayflower Theatre Southampton UK
13 October 2021 Hipsway  Royal Concert Hall Notts Nottingham UK
15 October 2021 Hipsway  Symphony Hall Birmingham UK
16 October 2021 Hipsway  Victoria Hall Stoke On Trent UK
17 October 2021 Hipsway  Music Hall Aberdeen UK
18 October 2021 Hipsway  Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Glasgow UK
20 October 2021 Hipsway  O2 City Hall, Newcastle Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
23 October 2021 Hipsway  Cambridge Corn Exchange Cambridge UK
24 October 2021 Hipsway  York Barbican York UK
25 October 2021 Hipsway  Bridgewater Hall Manchester UK
26 October 2021 Hipsway  St David's Hall Cardiff UK
28 October 2021 Hipsway  Royal Albert Hall London UK
29 October 2021 Hipsway  Bath Forum Bath UK
31 October 2021 Hipsway  Regent Theatre Ipswich UK
01 November 2021 Hipsway  Sheffield City Hall Oval Hall Sheffield UK
02 November 2021 Hipsway  Blackpool Opera House Blackpool UK
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