May 15th sees a gathering in the stunning surroundings of the Sefton Park Palm House. The label are remaining tight lipped on the line up for the evening but if the rumours are anything to go by, it looks like there may be some surprises on the bill…
In association with Mellowtone, THE VIPER ONE HUNDRED SPECTACULAR is a landmark occasion for the Viper label as they celebrate their one hundredth release.
Over the years Viper have released records from the La’s (compilation Breakloose) to the Stairs and Edgar Summertyme’s solo work alongside Blues and Country compilations, otherwise unreleased music from the Merseybeat era and a whole lot more besides.
Have a nose through their releases HERE
” The Viper Label started trading in January 1999. To celebrate our 100th release and 15 years at the forefront of Liverpool music, it is our pleasure to mark the occasion with the release of Viper 100. This album features favourites from various Viper albums and compilations illustrating the inspired, dynamic and varied work of some twenty Liverpool Groups and Singer Songwriters. Artists included here are Viper Founders Mike Badger and Paul Hemmings, (The La’s & The Lightning Seeds), The Stairs, (featuring Edgar Summertyme), Tramp Attack (featuring Dave McCabe of the Zutons), Tommy Scott (Space/The Floatation Project), the Hokum Clones and many more….”