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January 14, 2001

Suriki will play this friday at:

The Marrs
12 Pierpoint Street

Tel (01905)613336

January 12, 2001

The suriki song "Turnpike" will be featured in the movie "Dunsdance", a comedy that will be released early this year. More details soon....

January 08, 2001

Suriki will play this Satuday January 13 at:

The Zodiac
Cowley Road

Tel (01865) 240024 box office

or buy on-line at:

August 21, 2000

The new official suriki web site is now on-line. Check it out at:
Join in the messageboard and sign the guestbook !

August 15, 2000

The suriki song "Turnpike" will also be featured on a Repeat Records compilation to be released at the end of August.
Titled "It takes a nation of miltons to hold us back" the compilation will be distributed by
backs/shellshock/pinnicle and available from all good record stores.

August 5, 2000

We are happy to announce that an Oxford date has been added to the tour itinerary:

Thursday September 7th at:

The Point
The Plain

July 25, 2000

Confirmed dates for the suriki UK 2000 tour:

8/27 Birmingham (Old Railway)
8/28 York (Fibbers)
8/29 Manchester (Roadhouse)
8/30 London (W14 Club)
8/31 Liverpool (Cavern)
9/01 Worcester (Marrs)
9/02 Wolverhampton (Varsity)
9/04 Bristol (Louisiana)
9/05 Cambridge (Boatrace)
9/06 Portsmouth (Wedgewood rooms)
9/07 Oxford (The Point)
9/08 Peterborough (The Park)
9/09 London (Acoustic Cafe)

For more info check out the Tour page.

June 22, 2000

Suriki will be touring the UK this summer with Los Angeles based band "Four Star Mary". For tour dates and venues, return to the front page and click on gigs.

June 04, 2000

The suriki song "turnpike" will be featured on a Repeat Records compilation due for release in the UK at the end of July. More info soon....

May 25, 2000

The suriki web site is now also accessible via :

April 12, 2000

The suriki EP release party will be Friday April 21st at:
The Elm Tree
95 Cowley Rd.

Doors open at 8:30pm
Copies of the "Turnpike" EP will be available for purchase. We suggest that you get there early :)
Special guests include X-Hail, Okura and some other surprises...
(If for some lame reason you can't make the gig, you can pick up your copy of the "Turnpike" EP at Polar Bear Records in Oxford)

March 11, 2000

The new cd artwork and track listing has been added to the discography page. Purchase your copy of the new "Turnpike" cd at most decent music stores or by contacting:

There will be a cd release party at The Elm Tree in Oxford on Friday April 21. Cd's will be available for purchase. Suriki will play live with special guests X-Hail also in attendance.

Also underway are plans for a major UK tour at the end of Aug/ beginning of Sept. Suriki will be touring with a well-known American band. Details soon....

Feb 26, 2000
The tracks for the new suiki EP have been confirmed, they will be:
Turnpike, Places in need of rain, Hand to mouth and Welcome to the clique. The EP is set for release on March 16.

Feb 11, 2000
The LSCD compilation featuring the suriki song "Touchdown" can be purchased at Virgin megastores, Woolworth's or via the web page:

Jan 29, 2000
The Japanese and U.S release date of "Turnpike" and new song "Places in need of rain" is set for Mar 16.

Jan 26, 2000
The suriki song "Touchdown" will be featured on the LSCD compilation
which will be released Feb 20. A release party will follow that evening at The Bully in Oxford at which suriki will play.
More info on where to purchase, etc. as it becomes available.

Feb 2000
Tentative Japanese release date of "Turnpike"

Dec 99
suriki are in the studio re-recording "Turnpike" for an Oxford music compilation cd that is due to be released next year and also recording one other as yet un-named track.

Oct 99
A Japanese suriki web page goes on line. (see links)

July 99
suriki record two live songs for Channel 6 TV.

June 99
suriki headline at the Charlbury festival. (see links for photo's)

March 99

Various college radio stations in the United States and commercial radio station WXRA in North Carolina add "Dying to meet you" to their playlists.

Dec 98 - Jan 99
suriki support Marillion during their European tour concluding with a sold out show at the London forum.

Oct 98
suriki record their first cd entitled "Dehydrated" and release it in the United States.

Dec 97
A band is born !