In Edinburgh on Friday the 11th of June a mini-festival has been organised to celebrate the life of music film-maker Ian Calvert, who died on the 1st of April this year. The evening at Henry’s Venue will include showings of some of the footage that Ian shot in recent years, including video of the Skids’ final gig in Dunfermline and unseen film of Vic Godard and Subway Sect, Sex Pistols, 999, Penetration, Lurkers and many more.
There are also three bands, all friends of Ians’ performing –
The bands playing are all friends of Ian’s – Izzy And The Stoooges, Shock And Awe with Paul Research, The Axidents, Isaac Brutal and the Hired Hands, Chinese Jocks, The Media Whores and Sad Society.
All profits go to his daughter Samantha’s charity www.justgiving.com/iancalvert