We’re only here for the beards

Preston’s Los Vencidos play a rare gig in the city next week.

Friday, 7th February 2014, 8:00 am
Music review
Music review

With support from Leeds’ Humble Scoundrel and Manchester’s Bees of Burden, the three bands play a free concert at the Ferret on Fylde Road on Saturday, February 15 from 8pm.

Picturesound promotions said: “These days, Los Vencidos performances are rare as hen’s teeth.

“Preston favourites and, dare we say it, legends (sorry guys, you’re not that old yet) blending blues and dirty rock, give blistering live shows, and we at Picturesound are delighted to have them.

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“Don’t miss this opportunity, it may be your only chance to see them for some time.”

Three-piece Humble Scoundrel “live for playing live, travelling to the Ferret for the first time to spread their love all over you.

“Like fireworks, you should stand well back and watch them fizz.”

Meanwhile Bees of Burden are said to be “stripped-down, grimy, unshaven bluesmongers.

“Drums, guitar, double-bass and grunting are their meat and veg.

“It’s worth coming just to see their beards.