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

01 August 2024 Richard Jobson  Valley Fest 2024 Bristol UK
10 August 2024 Richard Jobson  Let’s Rock Scotland & Party In The Palace 2024 Glasgow UK
10 August 2024 Richard Jobson  Let’s Rock Scotland 2024 Glasgow UK
10 August 2024 Richard Jobson  Linlithgow Palace Glasgow UK
11 August 2024 Richard Jobson  Let’s Rock / Party At The Palace 2024 Glasgow UK
27 September 2024 Richard Jobson  The Tivoli Buckley UK
28 September 2024 Richard Jobson  The Suburbs at the Holroyd Arms London UK
29 September 2024 Richard Jobson  The Drill Doncaster UK
11 October 2024 Richard Jobson  The Brooklyn Monarch New York (NYC) US
08 November 2024 Richard Jobson  Y Plas Cardiff UK
09 November 2024 Richard Jobson  The Level, Nottingham Nottingham UK
15 November 2024 Richard Jobson  229 London UK
16 November 2024 Richard Jobson  The Crossing Birmingham UK
21 November 2024 Richard Jobson  Wylam Brewery Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
22 November 2024 Richard Jobson  Leeds Beckett University Students Union Leeds UK
23 November 2024 Richard Jobson  Hangar34 Liverpool UK
06 December 2024 Richard Jobson  Queens Hall Edinburgh Edinburgh UK
07 December 2024 Richard Jobson  Queen Margaret Union Glasgow UK
12 December 2024 Richard Jobson  Trinity Centre Bristol UK
13 December 2024 Richard Jobson  Engine Rooms Southampton UK
14 December 2024 Richard Jobson  Chalk Brighton UK
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