Author Archives: Johnny

Nostalgia Festival

Make sure you all get down to Nostalgia Festival this Saturday. We’re sending Greg and Garry along with a couple of old cars to ensure we have a presence so if you’re in need of car talk you can corner … Continue reading

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Stuff Article

Stuff has broken the news of the bus move. And sure enough, straight away, the mean-spirited commenters showed up. So I took to Facebook… I shared the story and told the fans to get involved. Well, the outpouring of love … Continue reading

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Wheelies

Hey all, The 12 O’Clock Boys movie has been uploaded onto YouTube. You’d better watch it before it gets taken down. It is a nice wee documentary about kids in Baltimore riding dirt bikes like idiots. Life must be cheap … Continue reading

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Goodbye Blue Monday

Alex Wright – my longterm memory – has reminded me that today would have been Goodbye Blue Monday’s sixth birthday. It was the best of times (the Pete Shelley lock-in), it was the worst of times (Tim and me fighting … Continue reading

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We’re Moving

Hello fans, In the worst kept secret in town… Smash Palace is moving. The current site will be shutting down at the end of April and the business will become incorporated into the Brick Farm site on High Street. We … Continue reading

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New Post New Post New Post

Now, I’ve come into a bit of criticism for not having updated the blog for about a year. In my defence it was hacked by someone but to be honest that was resolved about 11 months ago. So my only … Continue reading

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Goodbye Blue Monday Reunion

This Saturday January 18 we are having a Goodbye Blue Monday reunion party. Lots of the old faces will be there and we will be entertained by Tim, who has flown in specially for the gig. DJs Missi G and … Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year Hours

Hey everybody, We will be closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Other than that we will be open as usual. See you all over the break. Smash Palace

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Smash Palace Family Fun Day Picnic

Hey everybody, Don’t forget this Sunday December 15 we are having our second annual Family Fun Day. Grab your classic car or bike, pack the picnic, pack the kids and meet at the old Goodbye Blue Monday site (172 High … Continue reading

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Smash Palce Bike Show

Well, The First Annual Smash Palace Bike Show was last weekend and what a roaring success. We held the event up at the Pallet Pavilion once we realized the numbers were getting too big for Smash Palace. That was lucky … Continue reading

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