Hot upcoming gigs

Discussion in 'music, bands, clubs & festies' started by Jo/Joe, Mar 23, 2006.

  1. moonsi til

    moonsi til worked it out now!

    King Crimson on 6/11 then Evil Blizzard on 17/11.

    They could be my final gigs of the year as nothing else booked.
  2. rutabowa

    rutabowa LOSE IT

    ska invita littleseb Rutita1 we have Steve Barker (DJ of BBC Lancashire's On The Wire) down at General Echo tomorrow! + another legend will be in attendance I hear.
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  3. killer b

    killer b Minimum Waste / Maximum Joy

    Steve Barker is amazing - he's been a massive help with the tape label - he always plays our stuff, and he's given me loads of useful contacts and boosts. Super nice guy too - say hello from me.
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  4. chandlerp

    chandlerp Well-Known Member

    Was very excited to book tickets for Electric Six in Manchester 20th November. Booked the tickets and then noticed on the email it's for 20th November 2019. D'oh
    Maggot and AnnO'Neemus like this.
  5. rutabowa

    rutabowa LOSE IT

    will do! I've go this in the box for the end of the night
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  6. PursuedByBears

    PursuedByBears Go stick your head in a pig

    I love that track! Steve Barker is a legend.
    rutabowa likes this.
  7. friedaweed

    friedaweed Sitting down for a wee

    Decemberists Leeds O2 Saturday night :thumbs:
  8. rutabowa

    rutabowa LOSE IT

    I vividly remember hearing it for the first time, a few years ago on the radio... marc riley I think... pretty mindblowing
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  9. Wilf

    Wilf Dances like a Christian

    Hawklords were excellent last night, amazingly tight. Did a couple of reworkings of older hawkwind tracks. Was nice seeing Nik Tuner on stage with them but, how can I say this tactfully... his sax honking and backing vocals were kept quite low in the mix.
  10. belboid

    belboid TUC Off Your Knees

    He was a bit shit, then?
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2018
  11. binka

    binka !!!!!!!!!

    Baxter Dury. Didn't know anything about him before the gig but thought he was really good. Very, very drunk though :thumbs:
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  12. belboid

    belboid TUC Off Your Knees

    It appears I’m now going to Lovely Eggs on Saturday
  13. twentythreedom

    twentythreedom Patterdale Terrorist R.I.P.

    Prodigy tomorrow (9th) at Cardiff Motorpoint Arena :cool:

    Have got a ticket spare if anyone is interested
  14. gosub

    gosub ~#

    Culture dhock, still have it tonight supported by RDF
  15. belboid

    belboid TUC Off Your Knees

    They cancelled the sheffield gig at the last minute, annoyingly
  16. Wilf

    Wilf Dances like a Christian

    To be fair it was almost as if he was editing himself out a bit. He only did lead vocals on master of the universe and the rest of it was fairly muted, occasional backing vocals. All good really. Similarly with his sax playing, it was pretty tuneless and as always he didn't seem that fussed about keys. But again it was just occasional flurries. More of a sound effect that sustained playing. The whole performance by the band was really tight, intense psych/space rock.
  17. rutabowa

    rutabowa LOSE IT

    Adrian Sherwood was the legend in attendance! (Well, the best known of several legends in attendance)
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  18. dfm

    dfm help I'm alive

    Anyone catch Kurt Vile? I completely missed he was touring :(
  19. colacubes

    colacubes Well-Known Member

    He’s absolutely ace live :cool:
  20. killer b

    killer b Minimum Waste / Maximum Joy

    Come to Preston in April for this heavy all-dayer everyone

    Last edited: Nov 16, 2018
  21. killer b

    killer b Minimum Waste / Maximum Joy

    That's not even the full lineup yet apparently. 15 quid!
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  22. big eejit

    big eejit She looks like Alan Gilzean

    Anyone go to The Men They Couldn't Hang in Bristol last night?
  23. moonsi til

    moonsi til worked it out now!

    I’m seeing Evil Blizzard tonight.
  24. rutabowa

    rutabowa LOSE IT

    I hope this ok to post, it is a charity event. It is the General Echo xmas party:

    +++SPECIAL EVENT!!!+++

    We are doing a DJ relay feature some of our favourite local selecterz from past events:

    Vital Sound
    Ray "the thinking man's skinhead" (Wood Street Indoor Market)
    Marcus Upbeat
    Computer Crash (aka Seb Kernst)
    Daddy B (Byron's YARD)
    General Echo Sound System residents

    with the mighty Clapper Priest acting as Master of Ceremonies.

    Victoria, Hoe st, E17, from 8pm, 5£

    All door money goes to local food bank charity Eat Or Heat.

    ska invita littleseb Rutita1 Fozzie Bear (lemme know if you want me to stop tagging you! We're prob going one every 2 months next year anyway, so won't be so often)
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  25. moonsi til

    moonsi til worked it out now!

    What a awesome (or I should say terrible!) gig! Saw them at Hare & Hounds Brum, was a sold out gig with a very mixed dancing crowd. I was driving so was powered by Diet Coke only & busted all the moves.

    So glad to see them again, saw them first time at a Unorthodox Paradox festie.

    We took our mate who hadn’t seen them, we all left happy & laughing. What a feeling that is.
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  26. ska invita

    ska invita back on the other side

    dont stop tagging and having some advance notice like here means might make it! will have a look at the diary. :thumbs:
  27. binka

    binka !!!!!!!!!

    Went to see Ought last night who were really good. Ill were supporting and we only got there to see the last 2-3 songs, they were ok but a little underwhelming considering they've had some rave reviews
    Last edited: Nov 23, 2018
  28. PursuedByBears

    PursuedByBears Go stick your head in a pig

    Afro Celt Sound System at Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester tonight :thumbs:
  29. littleseb

    littleseb littleseb

    likewise rutabowa :thumbs:
  30. killer b

    killer b Minimum Waste / Maximum Joy

    They vary IME - when they're good they're amazing tho.

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