Weird Shit Presents….

Stoned in the Basement

A night of stories, DJs, live music and visuals to celebrate the launch of The Stone Tide by Gareth E. Rees.

In the Borough Wines basement, Robertson St, Hastings, Friday 23rd March.

Featuring Gareth E. Rees reading from the book and performing U118, his discordian U-Boat shipwreck anthem, a musical collaboration with James Weaver.

Plus performances from Gary Budden (Influx Press, The Hollow Shore), Michael Smith (Giro Playboy, Unreal City), GFN Poet & Live Music from Simon&thePope and Ape Engine (Simon&thePope with Zuzushii Monkey + Guests) and a film by Duncan Reekie.

Prints by the cover artist, Hollis, will be on sale, as well as prints by Vince Ray, the book’s illustrator.

Plenty of quality booze (weird beers, fine wines) plus hardback and paperbacks, signed by the author.

Here’s the Facebook Event Page – let us know you’re coming!

Doors 7.30pm til late

Here’s a message from Simon&thePope…