At age 17 Richard Jobson was the front man for the Scottish Punk band The Skids, who had a string of hits in a 2 year period from 1979 to 1981, the biggest being the top 10 hit ‘Into The Valley’. The band was formed by Jobson and his friend Stuart Adamson who went onto create Big Country. Jobson went on to become part of the critically successful The Armoury Show before moving onto a long period of making spoken word poetry recordings for the Belgian label Crepescule including an adaptati...

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The Ballad of Etiquette

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10:30 On A Summer Night/An Afternoon In Company

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Some of the Interesting Things You’ll See on a Long-Distance Flight

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Upcoming Richard Jobson gigs

16 July 2022 Richard Jobson  The 1865 Southampton UK
04 August 2022 Richard Jobson  Rebellion Punk Music Festival 2022 Blackpool UK
22 September 2022 Richard Jobson  Ogv Podium Aberdeen UK
24 September 2022 Richard Jobson  Northumbria University Students' Union Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
06 October 2022 Richard Jobson  Epic Studios Norwich UK
07 October 2022 Richard Jobson  Rescue Rooms Nottingham UK
08 October 2022 Richard Jobson  Exeter Phoenix Arts Centre Exeter UK
11 November 2022 Richard Jobson  The Georgian Theatre Middlesbrough UK
12 November 2022 Richard Jobson  Roadmender Northampton UK
13 November 2022 Richard Jobson  Picture Drome, Holmfirth North Yorkshire UK
14 November 2022 Richard Jobson  Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth UK
17 November 2022 Richard Jobson  hmv Empire Coventry UK
19 November 2022 Richard Jobson  Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth UK
10 December 2022 Richard Jobson  Brudenell Social Club Leeds UK
25 March 2023 Richard Jobson  Manchester Academy 3 Manchester UK
01 April 2023 Richard Jobson  Brighton Concorde 2 Brighton UK
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