Alberto Y Lost Trios Paranoias

(Manchester, UK 72 – 82)

 

 

 

 

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

Dread Jaws 7” (Transatlantic, BIG-541) released Apr 76
Tracks: Dread Jaws, De Version

Alberto Y Lost Trios Paranoias LP (Transatlantic, TRA-316) released May 76
Tracks: Torture You, Pavlov, I like gurls, Dread jaws, Follow the gure, Dead meat, Anadin, 6.45, jesus wept, mandrax sunset variations parts 1, 2& 3

 

Italians From Outer Space LP (Transatlantic, TRA-349) released Jul 77
Tracks: Old trust, Brrr!, I’ll come if you let me, Invocation, No change, Peon in the neck, Happy to be on, Teenager in schtuck, Italians from outer space A, Italians from outer space B, Mandrax sunset variations part 6, Neville, Breakfast, Wholefood love, Holiday frog, Teenage paradise, Willie baxter’s blues, It never rains in el paso, Whispering grass, Death of rock and roll

 

Snuff Rock EP 7” (Stiff, LAST-2) recorded spring 77, released Sep 77
Tracks: Kill, Gobbing on life, Snuffin’ like that, Snuffin’ in a babylon

 

Snuff Rock EP 12” promo (Stiff, DJEP) released 77
Tracks: Kill, Gobbing on life, Snuffin’ like that, Snuffin’ in a babylon

 

Old Trust 7” (Logo, GO-106) released Nov 77
Tracks: Old Trust, Neville, Teenager in schtuck

 

Skite LP (Logo, LOGO-1009) released Sep 78
Tracks: Juan lopez, Mother superior, Where have all the flowers gone, Heads down no-nonsense, 23, Peter Parker, Rockin’ sav’yer, Thank you, Gone dub, Anarchy in the uk, God is mad

 

 

Dead Meat EP 2×7” (Logo, GO(D)-323) released Sep 78
Tracks: Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie, Thank you, Fuck you, Dead meat (part 2)

 

Heads down no nonsense mindless boogie 7” (Logo, GO-323) released Sep 78
Tracks: Heads down no nonsense mindless boogie, Thank you

 

Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie 7″ (Logo, GO 323) released 78, Sweden
Tracks: Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie, Thank You

 

Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie 7″ (Logo, 0034.010) released 78, Germany
Tracks: Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie, Thank You

 

 

Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie 7″ (Logo, GO(D) 323) released Dec 78, Portugal
Tracks: Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie, Thank You

 

Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie 7″ (Logo, 5C 006-61886) released 78, Netherlands
Tracks: Heads Down No Nonsense Mindless Boogie, Thank You

 

 

Fuck You 7” (Logo, GO-335) released Oct 78
Tracks: Fuck You, Dead meat (part 2)

 

Juan Lopez 7” (Logo, GO-340) released Nov 78
Tracks: Juan Lopez, Teenage paradise, Dead meat (part 3)

Various Artists – Heroes & Cowards LP (Stiff, SEEZ-0) released 78, Italy
Tracks: Snuffin’ like that, Gobbing on life, Kill

Various Artists – English Waves LP (RCA Victor, PLWL-1009) released 78, Italy
Tracks: Snuffin in a Babylon

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Paris Theatre, London 76?
Tracks: The young ones, El passo, Punk song, Star spangled banner / On barwick green, Where have all the flowers gone, Freedom etc, Rock n roll undertaker

BBC John Peel session 14-9-77
Tracks: Death of rock and roll, Gobbing on life, Kill, Sid’s song, Snuffin’ in a Babylon

Sleak! – The Snuff Rock Show (Theatre Play, 77)

City Sleakers EP 10” acetate (Decca) Unreleased 7″, Jun 77
Tracks: Kill, Gobbing on life, Snuffin’ like that, Snuffin’ in a babylon

Rockpalast German TV Show 24-1-78
Tracks: kill, gobbing on life, snuffin like that, snuffin in a babylon

Live BBC Sight & Sound 17-12-77
Tracks: Snuffin’ In A Babylon, Snuffin’ Like That, Gobbin’ On Life, Kill, there’s also Old Trust, Death Of Rock n Roll, Anadin, Teenage Paradise, Teenager in Schtuck and Where Have All The Flowers Gone

 

Further Information;

http://web.archive.org/web/20101017052309/http://45revolutions.blogspot.com/2008/08/albertos-snuff-rock-ep.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alberto_y_Lost_Trios_Paranoias
http://www.cplee.co.uk/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CP_Lee
http://www.punk77.co.uk/groups/albertoy.htm
http://punkygibbon.co.uk/bands/a/albertos.html

Line ups:

#1
72-74
Chris Lee
Jimmy Hibbert (bass)
Bob Harding (voc/gtr)

#2
74-78
Chris Lee (voc)
Jimmy Hibbert (bass)
Bob Harding (voc/gtr)
Bruce Mitchell (drms)
Les Prior (voc)
Simon White (gtr)
Tony Bowers (bass/gtr)
Ray Hughes (drms)
John Scott

#3
78-
Bob Harding (voc/gtr)
Bruce Mitchell (drms)
Roger Ruskin Spear (sax)
Les Prior (voc)
Simon White (gtr)
Chris Lee (voc)
Tony Bowers (bass/gtr)
Jimmy Hibbert (bass)
Chaz Jankel (voc/keyb)

Chris Lee and Bruce Mitchell are ex-Music Force, Greasy Bear (68-72)
Chris Lee is also ex-Hari Odin & the Thunderers & Willie & the Zip Guns
Jimmy Hibbert is ex-Jacko Ogg & the Head People
Tony Bowers is ex-Blind Eye (71-72), later in The Durutti Column, Mothmen (79), Simply Red
Bruce Mitchell also later in Durutti Column
Chaz Jankel is ex-Byzantium, Ian Dury & the Kilburns and also in Ian Dury & the Blockheads
John Scott later in John Cooper Clarke & the Invisible Girls
Bob Harding later in Mothmen.  Simon White also with John Dowie
Chris Lee (voc) is also in Takeaways, Bet Lynch’s Legs (79)

 

Gigography (up to end 78, incomplete)
21/01/74 Manchester University
23/03/74 Oundle School
02/05/74 Bierkeller, Manchester
03/08/74 Liverpool Stadium
30/08/74 Kendal
01/09/74 Bath Festival, Shepton Mallet
03/10/74 North East London Polytechnic, Walthamstow
05/10/74 Reading University
09/10/74 York
10/10/74 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
19/10/74 Bolton
21/10/74 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
24/10/74 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
25/10/74 Bedford
26/10/74 Clarences, Halifax
01/11/74 City University, London
08/11/74 Weybridge
09/11/74 Essex
22/11/74 Durham
25/11/74 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
27/11/74 Bath
30/11/74 (unknonw)
02/12/74 Bath University
03/12/74 Portsmouth
06/12/74 Westfield
07/12/74 Eastbourne
10/12/74 City of London Polytechnic
13/12/74 North London Polytechnic
14/12/74 Manchester Polytechnic
19/12/74 Northampton
22/12/74 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
10/01/75 Penthouse, Scarborough
11/01/75 Clarences, Halifax
17/01/75 North Staffs Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
19/01/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
25/01/75 Hertford
28/01/75 Newlands
30/01/75 Middlesex Polytechnic
31/01/75 Cambridge
01/02/75 Bolton
02/02/75 Black Swan, Sheffield
07/02/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
08/02/75 Brunel University, Uxbridge
10/02/75 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
11/02/75 Portsmouth
14/02/75 Chelmsford
15/02/75 Hawthorn Hall, Leicester
17/02/75 Salisbury
18/02/75 Weymouth
28/02/75 Bristol
01/03/75 Cambridge
11/03/75 Manchester
14/03/75 Manchester Polytechnic
15/03/75 Manchester
16/03/75 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
18/03/75 Liverpool University
20/03/75 Goldsmiths College, London
22/03/75 Scunthorpe
23/03/75 Oundle
24/03/75 Fishmonger’s Arms, Wood Green
30/03/75 Golden Lion, Fulham Rd, London
31/03/75 Sutton in Ashton
09/04/75 Holland
11/04/75 North Staffs Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
12/04/75 Clarences, Halifax
14/04/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
15/04/75 Newlands
16/04/75 Yeovil
26/04/75 Edinburgh
02/05/75 Aberdeen
03/05/75 Bradford University
11/05/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
13/05/75 Holland
17/05/75 JB’s Club, Dudley
22/05/75 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
29/05/75 Halifax
30/05/75 Swansea
31/05/75 Berkshire College, Reading
01/06/75 Ablemarle Club, Romford
06/06/75 Scarborough
11/06/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
13/06/75 University of East Anglia, Norwich
14/06/75 London School of Economics, Aldwych
20/06/75 York University
27/06/75 76 Club, Burton-on-Trent
30/06/75 Sutton in Ashton
29/07/75 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
30/07/75 Saxon Tavern
02/08/75 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
05/08/75 Newlands
06/08/75 Bath
07/08/75 Penzance
08/08/75 Nequay
09/08/75 Docklands
10/08/75 Black Swan, Sheffield
16/08/75 Bilzen Festival, Liege
17/08/75 Amsterdam
21/08/75 Schoenhouen
22/08/75 Den Haag
23/08/75 Paradiso, Amsterdam
24/08/75 Reading Festival
26/08/75 Rotterdam
27/08/75 Leeuwarden
28/08/75 Groningen
29/08/75 Vlissingen
30/08/75 Sittard
31/08/75 Melkweg, Amsterdam
03/09/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
04/09/75 High Wycombe
05/09/75 JB’s Club, Dudley
06/09/75 Clarences, Halifax
08/09/75 Doncaster
15/09/75 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
16/09/75 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
19/09/75 Sutton in Ashton
20/09/75 Croydon College of Fashion
21/09/75 Black Swan, Sheffield
26/09/75 Braintree College of Education
01/10/75 Sheffield Polytechnic
03/10/75 Middlesex Polytechnic
05/10/75 Kultureel Centrum de Dilsen, Tongres, Belgium
06/10/75 Jument Balance, Verviers, Belgium
08/10/75 Beurschouwburg, Brussels
09/10/75 Grote Aula, Louvain, Belgium
10/10/75 La Salle Xaverium, Tirlemont, Belgium
11/10/75 Imperial College, London
12/10/75 Tithe Farm House, Harrow
18/10/75 North Staffs Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
19/10/75 UMIST, Manchester
22/10/75 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
23/10/75 Hope & Anchor, Upper Street, Islington
24/10/75 North London Polytechnic
25/10/75 Keele University, Newcastle under Lyme
28/10/75 Eksit Club, Rotterdam
30/10/75 Paradiso, Amsterdam
01/11/75 Leicester Polytechnic
06/11/75 Van Dike’s, Plymouth
07/11/75 Basingstoke Technical College
15/11/75 Cambridge Technical College
16/11/75 Winning Post, Whitton, Twickenham
22/11/75 Hammersmith Odeon, London
24/11/75 Doncaster
28/11/75 University of East Anglia, Norwich
29/11/75 Reading Technical College
05/12/75 Birmingham Polytechnic
06/12/75 Essex University, Colchester
07/12/75 Tithe Farm House, Harrow
11/12/75 Torrington
12/12/75 Bristol Polytechnic
13/12/75 JB’s Club, Dudley
16/12/75 Pavilion, Skegness
17/12/75 Saxon Tavern
18/12/75 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
19/12/75 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
20/12/75 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
30/12/75 Copenhagen
01/01/76 Hamburg
02/01/76 Berlin
03/01/76 Langelshian
04/01/76 Fabrik, Hamburg
05/01/76 Roxy, Berlin
06/01/76 Roxy, Berlin
09/01/76 Golden Diamond, Sutton-in-Ashfield
10/01/76 UMIST, Manchester
23/01/76 Rosermaerl, Holland
24/01/76 Hoorn, Holland
25/01/76 Luxor Theatre, Delft
27/01/76 Leeuwarden
28/01/76 Rotterdam
29/01/76 Rotterdam
30/01/76 Rotterdam
31/01/76 Stokvishal, Arnheim
01/02/76 Haarlem
01/02/76 Tilburg
06/02/76 Town Hall, Aberystwyth
07/02/76 Warwick University, Coventry
13/02/76 Sheffield
14/02/76 Southampton
15/02/76 Plymouth
20/02/76 Sussex University, Brighton
22/02/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
26/02/76 Glamorgan Polytechnic, Treforest
28/02/76 Birmingham University
06/03/76 Derby College of Art & Technology
07/03/76 Black Swan, Sheffield
08/03/76 Swansea
13/03/76 Manchester
20/03/76 Brighton
26/03/76 Retford
28/03/76 Middlesbrough
02/04/76 Stevenage
03/04/76 Slough
04/04/76 Borehamwood
15/04/76 Thames Polytechnic, Woolwich
09/05/76 Victoria Palace Theatre, London
14/05/76 Bath
15/05/76 Bedford
21/05/76 Palace Theatre, Manchester
22/05/76 Luxor Theatre, Delft
22/05/76 Harlow
31/05/76 Yeovil
01/06/76 Torquay
02/06/76 Fiesta Club, Plymouth
03/06/76 Penzance
05/06/76 Birmingham
11/06/76 Bradford
12/06/76 Loughborough
15/06/76 Playhouse, Nottingham
16/06/76 Hereford College of Education
16/06/76 Cambridge
18/06/76 Town Hall, Middlesbrough
18/06/76 Egham
20/06/76 Croydon
21/06/76 Exeter
23/06/76 Halifax
25/06/76 St Albans
26/06/76 Maidenhead
02/07/76 Middlesbrough
18/09/76 Bristol
19/09/76 Hornchurch
23/09/76 Cleethorpes
24/09/76 Stirling
25/09/76 Redcar
02/10/76 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
03/10/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
06/10/76 Brunel University, Uxbridge
08/10/76 University of East Anglia, Norwich
09/10/76 Sunderland Polytechnic
13/10/76 Oxford Polytechnic
14/10/76 Warwick University, Coventry
21/10/76 Sheffield Polytechnic
22/10/76 Guildford University
23/10/76 Reading University
24/10/76 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
26/10/76 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
27/10/76 Cardiff University
27/10/76 Holland
30/10/76 Kingston Polytechnic, London
02/11/76 Holland
08/11/76 Band on The Wall, Manchester
20/11/76 St Albans
21/11/76 City of London Polytechnic
24/11/76 La Gote Aula, Louvain, Belgium
25/11/76 Hasnet University
25/11/76 La Salle de la Place des Sciences, Louvain, Belgium
26/11/76 Luxor Theatre, Delft
28/11/76 Holland
29/11/76 Holland
30/11/76 Salle Ruca, Anvers, Belgium
01/12/76 Belgium
03/12/76 Holland
04/12/76 Badhaus
05/12/76 Holland
06/12/76 Rotterdam
07/12/76 Holland
08/12/76 Holland
09/12/76 Hamburg
10/12/76 Hanover
12/12/76 Rottwell
13/12/76 Rottwell
14/12/76 Stuttgart
16/12/76 Berlin
17/12/76 Ossnebruch
18/12/76 Amsterdam
19/12/76 Eindhoven
22/12/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
23/12/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
31/12/76 Bingley Hall, Birmingham
21/01/77 Hatfield Polytechnic
22/01/77 Nottingham University
28/01/77 North Staffs Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
30/01/77 Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester
05/02/77 Strathclyde University, Glasgow
08/02/77 Kent University, Canterbury
09/02/77 Keele University, Newcastle under Lyme
11/02/77 Weybridge College
12/02/77 Dublin
13/02/77 Queen’s University, Belfast
18/02/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
18/02/77 Leeds Polytechnic
20/02/77 Skindles, Maidenhead
26/02/77 St Albans
27/02/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
02/03/77 Loughborough
03/03/77 Stevenage
04/03/77 Bristol University
05/03/77 Imperial College, London
12/03/77 Sunderland
17/03/77 London School of Economics, Aldwych
18/03/77 JB’s Club, Dudley
28/03/77 Band on The Wall, Manchester (George Sugden XI)
28/03/77 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
01/04/77 Royal Albert Hall, London
03/04/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
23/04/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
27/04/77 Plymouth
28/04/77 Bristol
03/05/77 Burnley
06/05/77 Sheffield
13/05/77 Central London Polytechnic
19/05/77 Middlesex Polytechnic
20/05/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
25/05/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
26/05/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
27/05/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
28/05/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
29/05/77 British Legion Club, Becksworth
30/05/77 Doncaster
02/06/77 Brentwood
18/06/77 Oxford
25/06/77 Folkestone
28/06/77 Hull
29/06/77 Lancaster University
30/06/77 Nottingham University
01/07/77 Scarborough
02/07/77 Bishop’s Hall Park, Brentwood
08/07/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
09/07/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
11/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool (Sleak! tour)
12/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
13/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
14/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
15/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
16/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool (?)
17/07/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
18/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
19/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
20/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
21/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
22/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
23/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
24/07/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
29/07/77 Rafters, Manchester
30/07/77 Bedford
31/07/77 Embankment
01/08/77 Queen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Rd, London
11/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
12/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
13/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
14/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
15/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
16/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
17/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
18/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
19/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
20/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
21/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
22/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
23/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
24/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
25/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
26/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
27/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
28/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
29/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
30/09/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
01/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
02/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
03/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
04/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
05/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
06/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
07/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
08/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
09/10/77 Royal Court Theatre, London
10/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
11/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
12/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
13/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
14/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
15/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
17/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
18/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
19/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
20/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
21/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
22/10/77 Eric’s, Liverpool (?)
22/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
23/10/77 Rafters, Manchester
24/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
25/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
26/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
27/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
28/10/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
01/12/77 Brunel University, Uxbridge
02/12/77 Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham
03/12/77 Mid Herts College, Welwyn Garden City
06/12/77 Durham University
09/12/77 Kings College, Surrey Street, London
10/12/77 Guy’s Hospital, London
12/12/77 Blackburn
16/12/77 Strathclyde University, Glasgow
18/12/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
27/12/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
28/12/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
29/12/77 Redcar
24/01/78 Rockpalast, Audimax, Hamburg
01/02/78 Beurschouwburg, Brussels
02/02/78 Beurschouwburg, Brussels
03/02/78 Beurschouwburg, Brussels
02/03/78 Castaways Club, Plymouth
03/03/78 Bristol University
04/03/78 Leicester University
07/03/78 York University
08/03/78 Sheffield Polytechnic
09/03/78 Preston Polytechnic
10/03/78 Aston University, Birmingham
11/03/78 Free Trade Hall, Manchester
12/03/78 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
14/03/78 Slough
15/03/78 Cardiff University
17/03/78 Reading University
21/03/78 Arts Centre, Basildon
03/06/78 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
14/06/78 Town Hall, Birmingham
19/06/78 Davenport Theatre, Stockport
20/06/78 Empire Theatre, Liverpool
21/06/78 Towngate, Basildon
22/06/78 Tiffany’s, Coventry
23/06/78 Hull University
24/06/78 Newcastle University
26/06/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
27/06/78 Locarno, Bristol
30/06/78 Civic Hall, Guildford
28/07/78 Rafters, Manchester
15/09/78 Russell Club, Manchester
01/10/78 Links Pavilion, Cromer
05/10/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (Les Prior solo)
06/10/78 Brunel University, Uxbridge
07/10/78 Eric’s, Liverpool
19/10/78 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
21/10/78 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
01/12/78 Bath University
02/12/78 Aston University, Birmingham
03/12/78 Top Rank, Sheffield
04/12/78 Civic Hall, Oldham
06/12/78 Loughborough University
07/12/78 Assembly Rooms, Derby
08/12/78 Newcastle University, Union
09/12/78 Strathclyde University, Glasgow
10/12/78 St Andrew’s University, Fife
11/12/78 Tiffany’s, Edinburgh
13/12/78 Venue, Victoria St, London
15/12/78 North Staffs Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
16/12/78 Manchester Polytechnic
17/12/78 Top Rank, Cardiff
18/12/78 Routes Club, Exeter
19/12/78 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth

(?) = noted but uncertainty with date / venue
(*) = cancelled (or date moved) / band did not show up

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