The Outcasts + Night of Treason + Stone Heroes
7.20pm – Stone Heroes
8.15pm – Night of Treason
9.15pm – The Outcasts
The Outcasts were formed in Belfast in 1977 by three brothers, Martin, Colin and Greg Cowan and Getty (Colin Getgood).
They recorded 8 singles, 2 tracks on 2 ep’s and 3 studio albums; 2 singles, 2ep’s and 1 album were for the legendary Good Vibrations record label and 1 track got day time national radio air- play and reached no. 58 in the UK charts.
They recorded 3 sessions for the famous broadcaster, John Peel, appeared 3 times on national tv music programmes; the Old Grey Whistle Test, Jool’s Holland’s The Tube etc.
The band toured regularly in the UK and Europe and took part in the legendary punk festival in Leeds in 1981; Christmas on Earth.
They split in 1984.
The Outcasts reformed in 2011 to play Rebellion Festival, which they have been invited to play every year for the last 4 years.
They are featured in the critically acclaimed and BAFTA nominated movie, Good Vibrations; which was recently shown on BBC2. A number of compilation and live albums have also been released.
They have toured 6 times in Germany, in the UK, Spain, Holland and a couple of times in France and are currently recording an 8 track mini- album to be released this year.