THE MIGHTY WAH! presents THE PETE WYLIE SHOW
Alexander's Live, Chester.
This event is for 18 and over - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.
Part time rock star - full time legend!
Seminal Scouse maverick who, along with Ian McCulloch and Julian Cope, pioneered the Eighties art-
indie scene. His debut gig was at the legendary Eric's in Liverpool - the night it was raided and closed
He bounced back with a series of bands - Wah! Heat, Wah! and The Mighty Wah! - and had a string
of hits includes The Story Of The Blues (SINGLE OF THE YEAR – John Peel), Come Back, Sinful, 7
Minutes to Midnight and Heart As Big As Liverpool (an anthem forever linked with the Hillsborough
These tracks confirm him as one of the finest songwriters of his generation.
He has written scores for Hurricane Films, Alex Cox and Radio 4. Staggeringly articulate, funny and
wise, his TV and radio appearances include The Culture Show, BBC 4’s Pop On Trial, and any number
of BBC Radio documentaries. This year ‘Pete Sounds’ was released his first album in 17 years
Great songs. GUITARS! That voice...