40 Years of Punk Rock!

January 17, 2016
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To celebrate 40 years of Punk Rock in the UK, The Zips have ¬†recorded an updated version of previous release 30 Years of Punk Rock, to be released as a double A side, 7″ single with fellow-Glaswegian punks, Fire Exit, …

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Down With The Zips Review in Vive Le Rock!

September 5, 2015
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¬†   Absolutely brilliant review of the new album, in this month’s Vive Le Rock! Glasgow’s truly original punk band still kicking against the pricks. 8/10 With two self-released singles in late ’77, which now sell for silly money on …

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Jonzip at Wickerman 24/07/15

July 20, 2015
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If you’re at the Wickerman Festival, this Friday – please pop into the Acoustic Village at 4pm. I’ll be performing solo acoustic, with tracks from my debut release, A Hard Rain At Sunshine Corner ep, along with a couple of …

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Crackin Review of Down With The Zips by Miff Morris

July 8, 2015
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Hi Guys, wherever you are. was so chuffed with this review, just had to share it with you! please copy this link into your browser: http://www.newhellfireclub.co.uk/2015/07/the-zips-album-review-down-with-zips.html?m=1 Launch night: Friday 10th July McChuills, High St, Glasgow FREE ENTRY Animal Mothers – …

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DOWN WITH THE ZIPS – Released 10th July!

May 28, 2015
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after much deliberation, the new album is titled, DOWN WITH THE ZIPS. after some production delays, it will now be released on Friday 10th July, and be available at: Love Music, Dundas St, Glasgow (City Centre) NHC Music, The Hidden …

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Jonzip NHC In-Store Session

May 27, 2015
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Miff Morris (photographer) attended an in-store session by Jonzip at NHC Music, Glasgow on Sunday 3rd May, and wrote: “Its unfortunate that I only captured the first three songs of Jon zips ( The Zips) performance as I had to …

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The Zips start recording album3!

January 6, 2015
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The Zips third album, Down With The Zips will be released, late-June. However, advance copies will be on sale at venues on the German tour – PunkRock MAYhem 2015, this week! Book a flight now, if you wanna be the …

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Jonzip releases limited-edition cd ep, A Hard Rain At Sunshine Corner

December 5, 2014
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This early release is to coincide with a wee run of gigs, and the full release will follow in February 2015. The 4 song (+unannounced remix of Left Of Your Rights) features Smiley Barnard and Pablo Cook from Joe Strummer’s …

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Jonzip support Darling Boy @ Broadcast, Glasgow

September 17, 2014
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Friday 19th Sept (8pm) – Broadcast, Glasgow Darling Boy + Jonzip (solo acoustic) + Ramoaners (Ramones Tribute) Tickets: ¬£6 (please tweet for ticket deal) I will be playing tracks recently recorded with Joe Strummer’s old band, The Mescaleros. jonzip

Friday 12th Sept (7pm) – Jonzip solo acoustic @ El Cantante Sessions

September 12, 2014
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Jonzip solo acoustic with Mick Hargan & others at JayZ Bar & Restaurant, Shawlands, Glasgow. Hear songs from the upcoming EP, featuring The Mescaleros!