The Rescue Rooms archives: 2015

WHEATUS (The 15th Anniversary Tour), Wheatus live at Rescue Rooms

  • Monday 5th October 2015
  • Supported by: Mike Doughty

DHP Presents



Genre: Rock, pop-rock, college rock.

Hometown: Northport, New York.

Background: The pop-rock powerhouse Wheatus was formed in 1995 and quickly stormed the charts with their famous singles 'Teenage Dirtbag' and a cover of Erasure's 'Little Respect' and soared to success as part of the pop-punk, college-rock wave with the likes of Bowling For Soup, New Found Glory & Weezer. They've taken a break from recording their seventh studio album for a special 20th Anniversary tour.

What Rescue Rooms says: We feel honoured to have the pop-rock legends stopping off here as part of their special 20th Anniversary tour, make sure you come and catch them live!

Everyone's favourite: Teenage Dirtbag.

What to buy: Their new 'Valentine EP' available from their website.

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Mike Doughty contains multitudes: Singer. Songwriter. Guitar player. Poet. Author. Playwright. Photographer. Most Improved Camper, West Point Youth Camp, 1982. He’s released five solo albums, some EPs, a covers album, a couple of live albums, a bunch of EDM tracks and remixes, a poetry book, and a memoir about that time he was in a band called Soul Coughing and didn’t like it and took a lot of drugs. He most recently released “Circles Super Bon Bon…,” an album of re-imagined Soul Coughing songs recorded with the hip-hop/house DJ Good Goose, in September 2013. Two new albums are coming out in fall 2014: an album produced by Good Goose, STELLAR MOTEL, and a live album called LIVE AT KEN’S HOUSE.

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