- The Wedding Present
- Indie/ Rock
Leeds-based indie-rock band formed in 1985. Current lineup: David Gedge - Vocals and guitar, Charles Layton - drums, Danielle Wadey - guitar and Melanie Howard - bass.
They were originally part of the so-called indie-guitar scene "C86", with a debut album called "George Best" becoming a permanent fixture in the indie-charts and on John Peel's radio-show.
Other notable releases include albums "Bizarro" and 1991's "Sea Monsters" plus 12 singles released at monthly intervals in 1992, helping the band equal Elvis' record for most Top 40 hits in a year.
They released the album, "Watusi" in 1994, followed by "Saturnalia" (1996), "Take Fountain" (2005), "El Rey" (2008), "Valentina" (2012) and 2016's: "Going, Going...".
Events for The Wedding Present
- Fri 25th Jun 2021 The Wedding Present The Met Arts Centre (Bury) Buy Tickets
- Sat 26th Jun 2021 Shed Seven, The Pigeon Detectives, The Wedding Present Piece Hall (Halifax) Buy Tickets
- Fri 2nd Jul 2021 The Wedding Present Holmfirth Picturedrome (West Yorkshire) Buy Tickets
- Thu 5th Aug 2021 The Wedding Present Chinnerys (Southend) Buy Tickets
- Sat 7th Aug 2021 Bingley Weekender, The Libertines, The Amazons, Jade Bird, The Wedding Present, Cabbage, The Snuts Bradford & Bingley RFC/ Bradford and Bingley Sports Club (Bradford) Buy Tickets