This Day in Music
 
10 gigs you might have missed
1962 The Beatles played their first gig in Wales when they appeared at The Regent Dansette in Rhyl, tickets 5 shillings
1963 The Manor House, London, The Blues By Six plus The Rolling Stones, tickets 4 shillings
1966 'The Bowie Showboat' , a lunchtime performance from David Bowie, 'three hours of music and mime', at the Marquee Club, London, plus a top ten disco, admission 3 shillings.
1967 The Move, Cream, Jimi Hendrix Experience and Pink Floyd on the same bill at the Tulip Bulb Auction Hall, Spalding, Lincs. Tickets £1
1971 Friars, Aylesbury, The Velvet Underground, tickets 75p.
1975 Led Zeppelin - three night run at Earls Court, London, tickets £1 and £2-50 
1980 The Moonlight, West Hampstead, London, U2, tickets £1.50.
1981 The Hope & Anchor, London, Blanmange supported by Depeche Mode, tickets £1.  
1988 The London School Of Economics, The Stone Roses supported by The Charlatans, tickets £2.50
1993 The Wheatsheaf, Stoke On Trent, Radiohead, tickets £3.50
 
 

 

 

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