BLOODCOCKS UK – TRUE OR FALSE
BLOODCOCKS UK ARE THE ONLY AMERICAN BAND NEVER TO PLAY IN AMERICA.
TRUE. 7 tours of Japan and 1 of England, but have never struck a chord on a stage in America
QUEEN ELIZABETH WENT TO A BLOODCOCKS UK SHOW IN LONDON.
FALSE. Our drummer at the time, Gunther, put her name on the guest list for every show on the 2012 tour and could not believe she never once showed up
BLOODCOCKS UK PLAYED AN ARENA SHOW IN MAIBASHI, JAPAN.
SORT OF. We thought so but it turned out the show was outside the arena in a pouring rain. It was the second of 3 shows in 3 different cities in 24 hours
THERE WAS A BLOODCOCKS UK TRIBUTE BAND BEFORE WE EVER PLAYED A NOTE.
TRUE. The short lived Bloodcocks R Us
BLOODCOCKS UK ONCE PLAYED A SHOW FOR ESCAPED MENTAL PATIENTS.
TRUE. Takasaki, Japan in 2011, several girls escaped from a near by loony bin and came to our show wearing hospital gowns and wristbands
PAUL McCARTNEY WANTED TO JOIN THE BLOODCOCKS UK.
FALSE. But Hoss, our bass player, thought so and it drove him nuts
A BLOODCOCKS UK FAN IN JAPAN RODE AN HOUR ON THE TRAIN TO BRING US FRIED CHICKEN, THEN GOT ON THE NEXT TRAIN BACK AND WENT TO WORK.
THERE IS A BLOW UP DOLL IN THE BAND.
TRUE. Annie Bloodcock is a star in her adopted hometown of Tokyo
BLOODCOCKS UK RECORDED A LIVE ALBUM IN TOKYO 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE SHUTDOWN.
TRUE. NEAR BUDOKAN is available now on limited edition vinyl, itunes, Spotify and all digital music platforms