God Hates Astronauts are a 4 piece hard rock/punk band, founded in 2014, originating from the Cambridgeshire area. Consisting of Chris France as Lead Singer , Jordan Powell as Lead Guitarist , Ed Killick on Bass and Cameron Brown on Drums. Evolving the hard rock/ punk scene with a monstrous mix of pounding drums, thundering bass, anthemic guitar solos and harsh yet melodic Vocals.
Raised on punk and classic rock records the members of God Hates Astronauts have grew up with Live performances, moulding them in to the people they are today, by style, sound and look. Live, God Hates Astronauts are something to see, playing show after show of rowdy, angry, sweaty live performances, full of passion and pain. playing with Blackpool's very own Strange Bones, God Hates Astronauts have built themselves a reputation for untamed and frenzied shows that are not easily missed.
Music Venue, Bar & Nightclub
Here at Esquires, we have three bars each offering something different. Over nearly 3 decades , the 250 capacity Main Stage has played host to some of the UK’s biggest bands. Muse, Coldplay, Franz Ferdinand, Elbow, Biffy Clyro, The Libertines, Wolf Alice, Royal Blood, Alt-J, Bloc Party, and Enter Shikari have all graced our little stage. And we’re still the place to catch the stars of tomorrow today…
Esquires’ Bar is open Wednesday to Sunday and offers a friendly atmosphere, although it can get competitive around the pool table! Every Wednesday night is our always popular ‘Jam Session’ (with full backline), so bring along an instrument and join in. Additionally, there’s free live music most Fridays and Saturdays, along with the now legendary ‘Sunday Sessions’.
And finally Holy Moly’s with regular gigs, club nights and acoustic sessions. Don’t forget to check out our two guardian angels, Jimi and John, on the stained glass windows. Holy Moly’s is also available for private hire, please call us on (01234) 340120.
Fiercely independent and alternative. No dress code, no idiots.
Age Policy: All gigs at Esquires are 16+. If you look young for your age, bring ID! 14-15 year olds can attend only if accompanied by their parent / legal guardian. Club Nights downstairs on a Friday / Saturday are strictly 18+.
Whilst every effort goes into ensuring this gig listing is accurate and up to date, always check with the venue before you travel.