Rat Patrol

hardcore punk from the netherlands since 1988

Rat Patrol

Gigs


5 juli 2019: De Ondergrondse @ Jack's Music Bar, Zwolle (with TwoTwo79) https://www.facebook.com/events/363809454240051/

14 juli 2019: Lola, Groningen (with Rust)  https://www.facebook.com/events/697130837384004/

27 sep 2019: Lola, Groningen (with Neuroot, Oppakkuh) https://www.facebook.com/events/661072647696297/

working on dates for: Sneek, Wieringerwerf, Lubeck, Kiel

If you want us to play in your town, just e-mail us!     


History


  • 145. 24 Mei 2019, Brigant, Arnhem (with Two Two 79 and Black Burned Blimp) Video by Theo (part 1)Video by Theo (part 2)Video by TooHands2 (part 1) Video by Toohands2 (part 2, forthcoming)
  • 144. 30 maart 2019: Innocent, Hengelo (with TwoTwo79, Bateren)
  • 143. Vera Groningen, 22 december 2018 - our 30 year anniversary and record release party, with Uhgah?Wugah! and De Fuckups. Retaliate/Doing Fine/Collapse and our final encore
    • 142. Bambara, Groninge, Sun. Oct 28, 2018; with 2 Blind Monkeys and Black Fuse
    • 141. Bambara, Groningen on Sat Jun 23, 2018; with Two Two 79 (Henry's other band) and Antisocial Rejects (from Oslo). 4 songs on video   and 4 more songs on video
    • 140. Winterswijk, on Saturday 8 April 2017, @ Bolwerk, Kottenseweg 7 (/w No. 1408, Cannibalistic Squirrel, Dreckneck): https://www.facebook.com/events/1902898093262985/ Video: we don't discriminate ; I'm doing fine ; tvc/nimby + Happy Birthday Henry
    • 139 Crow Bar Groningen on Saturday April 1st 2017, /w Fuckups and Der Rest (poster)
    • 138 zaterdag 18 maart 2017 Going Out With A Bang Festival, (https://www.facebook.com/events/1827620307455286/) van Het Viadukt, HL Wicherstraat 2, Groningen - met veel meer bands. www.viadukt.nl See local TV item (starting off with Rat Patrol: https://www.facebook.com/oogrtv/videos/vb.126477360707584/1406536519368322/?type=2&theater)
    • 137 Simplon, Groningen, Friday January 20th, 2017, with the UK Subs and TV Smith!
    • 136 Beukennoot Festival (part of oostermoer), Beukenlaan, Zuidlaren, Sun July 10, 2016 (/w Yoga...) (1 song on video)
    • 135. Chaos Generation Festival, Smoutpot, Zwijndrecht, Belgium, sat. 12 March 2016 (/w many other bands, such as Suffer and Marginal; https://m.facebook.com/events/1497676320533638)
    • 134. Pleuropsonic at the Crow Bar Groningen, friday january 15, 2016. With Unholy Preachers from Czechia and De Dood from Rotterdam. http://www.pleuropsonic.com
    • 133. Bambara, Groningen, Sat Sep 5th 2015, with Noodweer and others https://www.facebook.com/bam.bara.7 few songs on video
    • 132. Innocent, Hengelo, friday Sep 4th 2015, Sea Shepherd Benefit, with Rise Above, Neuroot, and.... MDC!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/853129071408218/ Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BV1XlKfm7uU&index=11&list=PLzT5sg_xFdZ-zUmAQI6ms3TE1-2joIghy
    • 131. Oerfest in Ulft, Sat 2 May 2015 (Dru Cultuurfabriek, /w Idiots, WCF, Rise Above, Kort door de Bocht & The Spax) (2 songs on video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kVIOQCejCU
    • 130. Thursday 15 Jan 2015, Pleuropsonic @ De Zolder, Groningen, (/w The Farts and more)
    • 129. Sat Aug 30th 2014, Vogelpop, Ansen, www.vogelpop.nl
    • 128. Sunday June 22nd 2014, The Pit, Groningen, /w Contempt
    •    127. Sat June 7 Atak 2014, Enschede (WIR BLEIBEN FAHREN `14 Festival, /w Subhumans, Murder Inc III, WCF, Neuroot and many more.
    • 126. Sat March 29th 2014, De Gloppe, Leeuwarden (Elusive Disorder Invites). Strange gig, we had to stop after 6 songs because the time schedule was not kept during the day. We managed to do one more before the killed the PA and 5 more with just the backline and no vocals, before they also started to break that down.... Better luck next time!
    •   125. Viadukt, Groningen - 25th anniversary gig (/w Two-Two-79 and System Bastard), sat Dec 21st 2013 (on video (most songs))and a local TV item with an impression of the event: www.youtube.com/watch?v=rE8mVz-JusI&feature=youtu.beor check out this great 3 camera video shoot (3 songs):http://youtu.be/_Le74Bo_GNk
    • 124. De Walrus, Groningen, sat 26 Oct 2013, /w O.P> (Orde primates) and Waardeloos
    • 123. De Buze, Steenwijk, Sun 1 July, 2012 (mini-trashfest, /w Poison Idea, Hard Charger, Hard resistance & more (part of Joey Dickface on video)
    •   122. SCUM-Fest, Viadukt, Groningen, Sat May 12th, 2012, /w Gate Crashers, Extreme Overlast, Fuck Ups. One Song on Video
    •      121. Queens Day Monday 30 April, 2012 at Red's Birthday Patry, Gideon, Groningen (/w Drive By Elvis, Gate Crashers and more)
    • 120. GGI, Viadukt, Groningen, Sat 25 June 2011 (/ w Fleas And Lice, Complan, Angstorm, Retarded Cop, Hagridden, Runnin' Riot, Molotow)  
    • 119. Melkweg, Amsterdam, Sun 1 May 2011 (Rebellion Festival), with UK Subs, Cockney Rejects and more.
    • 118. Iduna, Drachten, Sat 12 Mar 2011 (/w Raw Power & UK Subs & Vibrators)
    • 117. Groningen, Crow Bar, Wed 5 May 2010 (with Hellectric) One Song on Video
    •   116. Coevorden, Metalfront ("Sid RIP" festival), sat 6 Feb 2010, 20.00hr / with Farts, Intoxication, Nakse Bananen, EBP, Monster Maniacs  
    • 115. Sat Dec 19th 2009, Het Viadukt, Groningen(www.viadukt.nl), with Gate Crashers, The Farts (Coevorden) short scumfest video (1 song each band)
    • 114. Sat 3 Oct 2009: Swaf, Hoorn (www.swaf.nl)
    •   113. Walhalla, Sevenum (Prilpop), Monday April 13, 2009 (Easter Monday) on video: https://youtu.be/eN25rT6P29c
    •   112. K77, Woerden, Saturday 21 feb 2009 (www.k77.nl) /w Brito.
    •   111. Simplon , Groningen, with Human Alert. Friday 9 jan 2009
    •   110. ORKZ, Groningen, sat 11 Oct 2008 (Party for Lianne, Anja & Arjen)
    •   109.Simplon, Groningen, fri 12 sep 2008 (/w Gate Crashers & No ID) (CD launch!) One Song on Video
    •   108. Thursday 19 June 2008, Scheikunde BBQ, University of Groningen
    •   107. Tuesday 15 May 2007, Bar-a-Kade, Groningen (/w Christ on Parade)
    •   106. Sat 17 March 2007. "Emergenza Festival",Simplon Groningen. (/w 9 other bands)
    •   105. Sat 17 Feb 2007, Iduna, Drachten (/w The Bips & UK Subs!!)
    •   104. Mon 22 Jan 2007. "Emergenza Festival", Simplon Groningen. (/w 4 other bands)
    •   103. Sat 12 Dec 2006, "Festival der Oudgedienden"), Het Viadukt (HL Wicherstraat 2), Groningen (/w PAR64, Gate Crashers en Riff Randel)
    •   102. Sat 3 December 2005: Trashfest, Het Podium, Hoogeveen (/w Sin Dios, Narcosis, Cursed, Nuestros Derechos, Krush, Fubar)
    •   101.Fri 16 Sep 2005, Vera, Groningen (Groningen-Glasgow-Ireland Festival, /w Kidd Blunt, Flyblown, Mouthpiece)
    •   100. Sat 21 May 2005: Elektra, Sliedrecht (/wKaraoke Allstars, Milkmen)
    •    99. Sat 28 August 2004: Cafe Cave, Nieuwe Weg Groningen (/w Strychnine)
    •   98. Sat 20 Sep, 2003: De Blauwe Aanslag (Outside, Open Air), Den Haag (/w Gatecrashers, AntiDote and more)
      •   97. Sat Aug 23, 2003: Bij Sjakie, Gideon, Groningen (/w PCP, Teenage Tits)
      •   96. Sun May 25, 2003: Chaos in Nijmgen Festival, Doornroosje Nijmegen (With The Bips, AntiDote and many more)
      •   95. Fri Dec 6, 2002: 013, Tilburg (/w Broken Bones)
      • 94. Sat 16 Nov, 2002: Stathuys, Leiden (/w Dan Dare, Milkman)
      • 93. Fri 25 Oct, 2002: De Kroeg (previously SM-Bar, Motel-Bar, Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 25), Groningen (/w Gatecrashers)
      • 92. Volta, Amsterdam, Thu May 23, 2002 (/w Gatecrashers, Bouncing Betty's)
      • 91. ORKZ, Groningen, Fri May 10, 2002 (/w The Black Hand, Potomac)
      • 90. SM-Bar, Groningen, Mon April 29, 2002
      • 89. De Groote Weiver, Krommenie, Sat March 23, 2002 (/w Dependent)
      • 88. Doornroosje, Nijmegen, fri 27 April 2001 (Punk Is Dead Festival); /w Grolschbusters, Misselijk and Bash
      • 87.Viadukt, Groningen, sat 3 feb 2001 (/w Hockeyrockjes
      • 86. Jeugdhuis Jester, Ruiselede (Belgie), sat 16 December 2000 (/w Negative Side, Fist of Fury)
      • 85. ACU, Utrecht, fri. 28 April 2000 (Beapix Festival /w Love Kills, PKG, De Sadisten) On Video (a few songs)
      •   84. De Groote Weiver, Krommenie, sat. 11 March 2000 (/w Protest)
      • 83. Elektra, Sliedrecht, sat. 22 January 2000 (Festival with No Man, Brains No More, Dutch Bat, Mihoen en Totaal Verlept)
      • 82.Festige, Amsterdam (sat 25 sep 1999) (/w Ruth Jacott) (7 minute gig at DOOR party; Jan van der Laan of Gate Crashers replaces Henry on drums)
      • 81. Ravage Benefit, Simplon, Groningen, fri 14 May 1999 (/w Planet Orange)
      • 80. Animal Rights Benefit, Bar en Boos, Leiden, sat 11 april 1998 (/w I Reject, Anti Dote)
      •   79.De Stoater, Jubbega, sat 15 Nov 1997 (/w I Witness)
      • 78. Kalshnikov, Terneuzen, sat. Sep 13, 1997 (/w Smut & more)
      •    77. Open Air Festival, Oberhausen (D), sat. June 7, 1997 (/w De Kift, Tiempo Zero, and others)
        •   76. Simplon Kelder, Groningen, fri. Feb 21, 1997
        •   75. Kalashnikov, Terneuzen, sat. Oct 26, 1996 (/w Teenage Warning)
        •   74. Sfinx, Heerenveen, sun. Oct 6, 1996 (/w Ragna, S-Not)
        •   73. Blauwe Aanslag, The Hague, sat. Sep 7, 1996 ("North Sea Punk Festival", /w Spite and many more)
        •   72. Schlachthof Keller, Bremen (D), fri. Sep 6, 1996 (/w Klinnsmen, Blitz Babiez)
        •   71. De Box, Hoogeveen, thur. July 11, 1996 ("Ravage Benefit Festival", /w No ID, Y- Phobia, and more)
        •   70. Xinix, Nieuwendijk, sat. May 11, 1996 (/w Teenage Warning, Catweazle)
        •   69. Stathuys, Leiden, sat. Feb 9, 1996 (/w Catweazle)
        •   68. Parkhof, Alkmaar, sat. Dec 9, 1995 (/w Alians, Lifesite)
        •   67. Family Hotel, Paterswolde, fri June 16, 1995 (Jansel's Wedding, /w De Nix)
        •   66. Simplon Bovenbar, Groningen, fri Feb 3, 1995
        •   65. Het Viadukt, Groningen, wed. Dec 28, 1994 (/w Tympanic)
        •   64. Gideonweg, Groningen, sat. July 13, 1994 ("Funny Farm Festival", /w Larry Speaks, and many more)
        •   63. Glasfabriek, Groningen, sun. May 29, 1994 (/w Horace Pinker)
        •   62. Zwijnzicht, Dordrecht, fri. May 13, 1994 ("K-Baal Festival", /w Seein' Red, Funeral Oration) Full Show on Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRE67F_PSDs
        •   61. ORKZ, Groningen, fri. Apr 29, 1994
        •   60. Pardoes, Hoogwoud, sat. Dec 11, 1993 (/w JAB, Plastic Pigshakers)
        •   59. Baroeg, Rotterdam, sat. Nov 20, 1993 (/w Anarcrust, Distract Vibes)
        •   58. Ostbunker, Osnabrück (D), fri. Sep 17, 1993 (/w Snacktackle)
        •   57. Paradox, Boxtel, sat. May 15, 1993 ("P-Day Festival", /w Chronicore, Disorder, Active Minds, Anarcrust, and more))
        •   56. 't Klooster, Ulft, ? Apr 1993 (/w Chronicore)
        •   55. Attack, Enschede, thur. Apr 1, 1993 (/w Slapshot)
        •   54. ORKZ, Groningen, fri. Feb 26, ("X-Treem Benefit", /w Chronicore, Anarcrust, Odi Odi)
        •   53. Zowizo, The Hague, sat. Feb 6, 1993 (/w Chronicore)
        •   52. Burgers, Eindhoven, sat. Jan 23, 1993 (/w Chronicore)
        •   51. De Dirk, Amsterdam, fri. Jan 22, 1993 (/w Chronicore and PIssed)
        •   50. Huize Maas, Groningen, fri. Jan 8, 1993 ("Noorderslagting Festival", the pre-quel to what was to become Eurosonic)
        •   49. Mazzo, Groningen, tue. Jan 5, 1993 (/w Chronicore, BYOB, Legal Axion)
        •   48. Kaue, Gelsenkrichen (D), fri. Dec 4, 1992 (/w Chronicore, Six Days On A Market Square)
        •   47. Zwijnzicht, Dordrecht, sat. Nov 14, 1992 (/w Chronicore)
        •   46. Alte Meierei, Kiel (D), fri. Oct 2, 1992 (/w Chronicore)
        •   45. De Kwinne, Stadskanaal, sat. May 16, 1992 (/w Chronicore, Lickawallsocket, Legal Axion)
        •   44. De Nije, Hoogezand, fri. May 1, 1992 (/w Chronicore)
        •   43. De Groote Weiver, Krommenie, sat. Apr 25, 1992 (/w Mach-O-Kill)
        •   42. Vera, Groningen, sun. Apr 5, 1992 (/w Chronicore)
        •   41. Simplon, Groningen, sat. March 7 1992 (/w Spermbirds)
        •   40. HTS-soos, Zwolle, sat. Nov 30, 1991 (/w Chronicore)
        •   39. De Oosterpoort, Groningen, sat. Nov 16, 1991 (Finale "Pop=Prima Prijs", /w Windischrätz, Captain Nemo, Lickawallsocket, Zebulon Dread, Krachmacher) On Video
        •   38. De Nije, Hoogezand, fri. Oct 25, 1991 (Voorronde "Pop=Prima Prijs", /w Ice Pact, Detour, Hikers, Cardiac Arrest)
        •   37. Vera, Groningen, june 22, 1991 ("Vera Forever Festival", /w Claw Boys Claw, Thud!, and more)
        •   36. De Nije, Hoogezand, fri. May 17, 1991 (/w Ultimate resistance, Chronicore, Seein' Red)
        •   35. De Kelder, Amersfoort, sat. May 4, 1991 (/w BYOB)
        •   34. Willem II, Den Bosch, tue. Apr 30, 1991 (/w Seein' Red, Disgrace, Gorilla Biscuits, Spermbirds) On Video
        •   33. Dingus, Venraij, sun. Apr 21, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra, Upset Noise)
        •   32. Elektra, Sliedrecht, sat. Apr 20, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra, Bips, Bingo's, Bambix)
        •   31. ACU, Utrecht, fri. Apr 19, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   30. Cafe De Vier Winden, Spierdijk, sun. March 3, 1991 (/w Chronicore)
        •   29. Mevr. Latenstaan, Zoetermeer, sat. March 2, 1991 (/w Chronicore) On Video
        • 28. Innocent, Hengelo, sat. Feb 9 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   27. Goudvishal, Arnhem, fri. Feb 8, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   26. De Onderbroek, Nijmegen, sat. Feb 2, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   25. Ostbunker, Osnabr&uunl;ck (D), fri. Feb 1, 1991 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   24. ORKZ, Groningen, fri. Jan 11, 1991 (/w Negazione)
        •   23. De Groote Weiver, Krommenie, fri. Jan 4, 1991 (/w Courage)
        •   22. De Nije, Hoogezand, sat. Dec 22, 1990 (/w Cardiac Arrest, and more)
        •   21. Alternative, Lübeck (D), fri. Nov 2, 1990 (/w Grimm Bros.)
        •   20. De Kwinne, Stadskanaal, sat. Oct. 6, 1990
        •   19. Speicher, Husum (D), sat. Sep 8, 1990 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   18. AJZ, Neumünster (D), fri. Sep 7, 1990 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   17. De Oosterpoort, Groningen, sat. June 30, 1990 (/w BYOB, Windischrätz, and many more)
        •   16. Donkieshot, Heemskerk, sat. May 26, 1990 (/wLa Cosa Nostra, CKN, NAOP, and more)
        •   15. Breehuys, Leiden, sat. May 19, 1990 (/w Catweazle)(Bert Teenage Warning replaces Jansel on bass)
        •   14. Sponti Hansa, Kiel (D), fri. May 4, 1990 (/w La Cosa Nostra)
        •   13. De Nije, Hoogezand, fri. April 27, 1990
        •   12. WNC, Groningen, wed. March 28, 1990 (/w Sex Planet, Nausea)
        •   11. Bunker, Raalte, sat. March 17, 1990 (/w Kotton Krown)
        •   10. Simplon, Groningen, sat. Jan 13, 1990 (/w Swampsurfers)(Bert Teenage Warning replaces Jansel on bass)
        •   9. Metropool, Hengelo, sat. Dec 1989 (/w Spermbirds)
        •   8. Parkhof, Alkmaar, sat. Nov 11, 1989 (/w Gorilla Biscuits)
        •   7. Het Viadukt, Groningen, thur. Aug 17, 1989 (/w Mean Machine, Sin Fein, and more)
        •   6. Terras Cafe De Toeter, Veendam, sat. June 17, 1989 ("Park-Pop Prijs"; /w Short News, Ice Pact, and more)
        •   5. Het Viadukt, Groningen, sat. May 13, 1989 (/w Kotton Krown, Untouchables, Mean Machine, McGregor Clan, and more)
        •   4. Krafla, Delfzijl, sat. April 29, 1989 (/w Deluxe Green)
        •   3. De Nije, Hoogezand, fri. March 31, 1989 (/w Special Issue)
        •   2. Vera, Groningen, thur. March 23, 1989 (/w Youth Of Today)
        • 1. Vera, Groningen, thur. Jan 26, 1989 (/w A Means To An End) On Video