Welcome to the official website for Gene Loves Jezebel featuring Jay Aston, Pete Rizzo, James Stevenson, Chris Bell, Joel Patterson and Rob Adams.

You will find the latest news and details of any shows, plus a growing archive of posts and other information.

GLJ tour poster August 2020


Video of Izitme, from 2017 album Dance Underwater, featuring sand artist Charlene Lanzel.


New song ‘The Getaway’

Jay and Pete’s lockdown in York, has resulted in The Getaway, together with the promotional video below. You can download the track, in the format of your choice, at the band’s Bandcamp page.

Live dates update

With the world experiencing and having to put measures in place to limit the Covid-19 virus,  live music is one of the many things affected. The dates supporting the Mission in Portugal and Spain were cancelled midway and other dates have been or are also potentially going to be affected. The Cruel World festival due …


Gene Loves Jezebel

Please note: The New Waves Day festival, Oberhausen, Germany, which was due to take place on 16th May has been CANCELLED.


Thursday 13 August – Cluny, NEWCASTLE

Friday 14 August – Audio, GLASGOW

Saturday 15 August – Night People, MANCHESTER

Sunday 16 August – Slade Rooms, WOLVERHAMPTON

Thursday 20 August – Louisiana, BRISTOL

Friday 21 August – Esquires, BEDFORD

Saturday 22 August – O2 Academy Islington, LONDON

Sunday 23 August – Chalk, BRIGHTON


Saturday 12 September – Cruel World festival, Dignity Health Sports Park, LOS ANGELES (rescheduled from 2nd May)

Jay Aston

None at present

Ugly Buggs

None at present

James Stevenson

No solo shows at present

Look out for shows with The International Swingers, Holy Holy, The Alarm, and Chelsea. See respective websites for further details.