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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Upcoming Richard Jobson gigs

05 February 2021 Richard Jobson  La Belle Angele Edinburgh UK
06 February 2021 Richard Jobson  Òran Mór Glasgow UK
12 February 2021 Richard Jobson  The Peacock Sunderland Sunderland UK
17 February 2021 Richard Jobson  Portland House Cardiff UK
19 February 2021 Richard Jobson  Carnegie Hall Edinburgh UK
21 February 2021 Richard Jobson  The Crescent York UK
26 March 2021 Richard Jobson  The Civic Hall Hull UK
27 March 2021 Richard Jobson  Scarborough Punk Festival 2021 York UK
27 March 2021 Richard Jobson  Scarborough Punk Festival 2021 York UK
16 October 2021 Richard Jobson  Gloucester Guildhall Gloucester UK
29 October 2021 Richard Jobson  Brudenell Social Club Leeds UK
12 November 2021 Richard Jobson  O2 Academy Newcastle Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
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