Rat Patrol

hardcore punk from the netherlands since 1988

Rat Patrol

 Gigs


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History


  • 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...)
  • 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 
  • 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