On The Cinder returns to Charlotte, NC this summer for an evening of punk rock debauchery at Tommy’s Pub. OTC plays a combination of blistering fast skate punk mixed in with melodic hardcore in the vein of Strike Anywhere, Bad Religion, and A Wilhelm Scream. Joining them are local favorites Aloha Broha (best band name ever) and good buddies The Commonwealth ready to rip it up on a Tuesday night. Free show, 21+, starts at 8ish, buy booze/give hugs.
Pen15 were formed 3 decades ago in CLT by the British Mike Bradley and American Ryan Sullivan who bonded over their mutual love of old UK punk. Pen15 have toured the US and UK and briefly appear in the 2013 CBGBs film because of their performance there once. The have performed with The UK Subs, The Misfits, The English Beat and other punk legends. They will perform 3 sets of their originals and 1977-era UK punk covers.
Pen15 will perform three sets of their “anarchy in the UK’ style punk at Tommy’s Pub.
Set 1: Ryan Sullivan performs acoustic covers of punk and classic-alternative favorites
Set 2: Pen15 perform their originals
Set 3: Pen15 perform a set of 1977-era UK punk covers including some “new” songs by Crass and The Stranglers