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2p Off
11/07/77 Rebecca’s, Birmingham
15/01/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

98th Precinct (Birmingham, 78)

1984 (Coventry, 77/78)
Jim Scully (gtr, later in The Squad), Ghengis Smith

1984 (Strathaven, 78)
Bob Marshall (voc/gtr)

A.P.B.
14/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
26/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

A.U.M. Band
21/10/78 Centro Iberico, Harrow Rd, London

Abandoned (Isle of Sheppey)

Abbey (Republic of Ireland, 75-76)
Paul Brown (bass,  later in Rat Salad)

Abbott (Aylesbury)
“Gooseberry Puss” on Aylesbury Goes Flaccid LP

Abductors (Glasgow?)

Abort The Attack

Abortion
07/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Acid Brats (Republic of Ireland)
05/12/77 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
12/12/77 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
19/12/77 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
26/12/77 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
02/01/78 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
09/01/78 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
16/01/78 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
23/01/78 Spinning Wheel, Dublin
30/01/78 Spinning Wheel, Dublin

Acid Man (Northern Ireland)

Acme Quartet?
06/05/77 South Hill Park, Bracknell
06/05/77 South Hill Park, Bracknell
22/08/77 Star & Garter, Putney.London
02/12/77 London Arts Centre
29/06/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Acne
19/02/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend
14/04/78 Grand Hotel, Leigh on Sea
11/06/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend

Acrospire? (Salisbury, 77)
Dean Piacentini (bass)

Activators (Blackburn, 77)

Addix (Dundalk)
26/10/78 Cellar, Dundalk

Agitators (Edinburgh, 77-78)
Mark (gtr), Ian (bass, later in 35mm Dreams)

AKA & the Nice Boys (Chatham)

Albert Square
20/03/78 Rafters, Manchester

Alleged (Glasgow)

Alley Cats
19/01/78 Heights Working Mens Club, Hightown

Alligators
20/10/77 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London
27-10-77 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
12/11/77 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
26/02/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
20/03/78 Vortex, Wardour Street, London

Amyl Nitrate (Jordan/Pamela Rooke?)
12/08/77 White Lion, Putney

Anal Stud? (Carlisle, 77)
05/77 Bits Park, Carlisle

Android Pups (Bristol)
10/09/77 Barton Hill Youth Club, Bristol
09/02/78 Dugout, Bristol

Angels
19/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Anikists (Swindon)
Birdy (voc), Richard Kilford (gtr), Gary Pearce (bass), Louie (drms)

Anorak
23/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Anti Climax (Whitehaven)

Antibodies (Cork, 78/79)
Mick Finnegan (gtr, also in Nun Attax)

Antimatter
08/11/77 Cranfield Technical College
28/07/78 Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Place, London

Antipuss (Bromley)
possible track on unreleased various artists EP on Bonaparte Records?

Argonauts (Maidenhead, 78)
Jimmy Coull (voc) ex-Warsaw Pakt

Armageddon (Bromley)

Armitage Skanks
07/10/78 Doncaster Rock Festival

Assault
06/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Attila The Hun
09/12/77 Moseley Hall, Manchester

Axiom
23/11/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Back Alley Princes
16/03/78 Alma, Oxford
25/03/78 City Hall, St Albans
27/03/78 Hermit Club, Brentwood

Back Numbers
14/03/78 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
01/05/78 All Saints Church Hall, London
05/09/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Back Street Boys?
09/04/77 Nags Head, High Wycombe

Backbeats
03/05/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
14/07/78 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
21/07/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
04/08/78 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
10/08/78 Scala Cinema, Prestatyn
15/11/78 Bradford College of Education
29/11/78 Newcastle University, Canteen
30/11/78 Fan Club @ Brannigans, The Calls, Leeds

Backlash
10/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
10/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
12/12/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
09/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
19/04/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
12/07/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London

Bad Blood?
10/06/78 East Dulwich

Bad Earth?
21/07/78 Elizabethan Days, Birmingham
11/08/78 Elizabethan Days, Birmingham

Bad News
20/08/77 Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline
05/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
27/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
30/06/78 Coach House, Huddersfield
12/08/78 Golden Cockerel, Bradford
19/08/78 Knottingley

Baron Culture & Raincoats in Sex?
17/03/78 Cryptic One Club, Paddington, London

Bedworthies (St Albans, 77-78)
Gez, Mick (both later in Toys)

Bidet Boys (Manchester)
20/11/78 Check Inn, Trafford (only gig)

Big Figure (Hamble, 78)
Dom Ziegler (gtr), Clive Brooks (ex-Pulsators)

Bile Puke & Mucus (Republic of Ireland)
77 St Finton’s School, Sutton

Bill Kreme
15/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Bitches Crystal (Dublin?)
09/09/78 Dingo’s Rock Palace, Dublin

Bizarros?
15/11/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London

Black Diamond (Newcastle?)
NWOBHM
09/08/78 Newcastle
10/08/78 Bridge, Newcastle
12/10/78 Newcastle University, Canteen

Black Dog(s)?
15/09/78 Vivas Wine Bar, Leeds

Black Dog (Clacton)
76 – Apr 77, some members to Johnny 7 Combo

Black Panther? (Devon)
later became The Press

Blank Cheque
19/09/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Blanks
14/09/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

Bleach
10/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)
18/12/77 Courtyard, Bicester

Blitz? (Seaham)

Blitz Kids
06/09/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
29/09/77 Riverside Restaurant, Barrow-Upon-Soar
04/10/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
07/01/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Blueprint (Rutland, c77/78)

Blue Veins?
Derek Tagg
78 Youth Club, Chessington

Bodician
09/11/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London

Bodyguards
18/08/78 AJ’s Club, Lincoln

Bone Idol
07/07/76 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
09/10/76 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
10/02/77 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
28/08/77 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
30/08/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
25/11/77 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
02/12/77 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
10/02/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, Lond on
17/02/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
24/02/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London

Bootleg?
20/12/76 St Wilfrid’s School, Crawley

Bordello?
16/11/78 Russell Club, Manchester

Bouncers
21/10/77 St Mary’s College, Twickenham
06/03/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London (audition night)

Braztax (Falkirk, 78-79)

Bride’s Mother Iced Cake? (Cornwall)

Bronte Brothers? (Exeter)
aka M5’s

Bugs (Liverpool?, 75-76)
Brian Harcombe (later in Accelerators), Roddie Gilliard (later in Mutants)

Bulldog Clips
11/11/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (Rabid Records night)

Bunch of Tories
06/12/78 Cyprus Tavern, Manchester

Bunko Squad
01/08/77 Phoenix Park, Dublin

Burglars (Manchester?)

Burning Ground?
10/01/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Business
03/02/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
04/02/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
16/03/78 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
26/03/78 Nashville Room, Kensington, London
08/06/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
29/06/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
22/07/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
23/07/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
12/08/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
15/08/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
24/08/78 Red Lion, Hounslow, London
26/08/78 Reading Festival
13/09/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
16/09/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
30/09/78 City of London Polytechnic
01/10/78 Lyceum, Strand, London
24/10/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
05/11/78 Hammersmith Odeon, London
07/11/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
21/11/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
05/12/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
15/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Buster Hymen & the Penetrators (Bath, 77)
Tim Purr (later in God’s Little Creatures)

Butterflies?
14/12/78 Fan Club @ Brannigans, The Calls, Leeds

C 2-Female
demo recorded 78 “Mirror”

Cameras (Exeter)

Cartoons
02/08/78 Sherwood, Hall Green, Birmingham
16/08/78 Half Groom, Birmingham
23/08/78 Sherwood, Birmingham
30/08/78 Birmingham

Captain Shambles?
10/08/77 De Grey Rooms, York

Cassette (Derby, 78-)
Bog, Adrian, Richard, Rob

CBL (Cemaes Bay (78-79)

Cert-X (Caterham, 77)

Certified
10/77 Heath Hotel, Coventry

Chainsaws (Aug 77, Eire)

Chainz
Ian Butterworth (later in Tunnelvision)

Chameleon?
16/09/77 Assembly Rooms, Surbiton, London
02/09/78 Friars (Maxwell Hall), Aylesbury

Change of Image (Liverpool?)
Andy Warren (gtr, later in Systems)

Charles Prince & the Junta Corgi’s
17/12/77 Assembly Rooms, York

Charlie & the Clock Springs
16/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

Cheap n Nasty
23/04/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Cheap Stars
03/01/78 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
09/01/78 Moonlight Club, Railway Hotel, West Hampstead, London
23/01/78 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
24/01/78 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
14/02/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Chwys Troed (Llanrug, 78)
Gerakd Griffith

Cider Bottle (Norwich)
Jon Vince (voc, also in Der Kitch)

Cliché
13/07/77 Swan, Hammersmith Broadway, London
26/08/78 Bridge Hotel, Newcastle

Clips (Luton 78-79)

Clique
15/07/78 Longhouse Youth Club, Dagenham

Clockwork Soldiers (Leicester)

Close Rivals (Redditch, 78 – 8?)
Ian Giles (gtr, later in Deadly Toys), John Kelly (gtr)
15/12/78 Abbey Stadium, Redditch

Clumsy (Aylesbury)
Track on Aylesbury Goes Flaccid LP

Clutch Plates
03/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)
20/10/77 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London (Stiff/Chiswick challenge)
22/10/77 Groove, Norbiton
26/10/77 Castle, Tooting, London

Coincidence
07/01/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (Stiff/Chiswick challenge)

Cold Steel Curse?
07/01/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
29/04/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
27/05/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
03/09/78 Winchester Project Youth Club, London
24/10/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead, London

Cold Turkey
18/08/78 Bombay Grab, Bow Rd, London
07/10/78 Pier Pavilion, Hastings

Come In Big Thick?
14/03/77 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Coming Shortly (London?)

Complex (Exeter)

Concrete Contraption (Bristol, 78)
Si John

Connection (Manchester?, 78)

Contact (Manchester, 78)
Tony Friel (also in Passage)

Contingent (Bristol, 78)
Beki Bondage (later in Vice Squad)

Controlled Attack
14/09/78 Half Moon, Putney, London

Convent Nuns
Tyrone Thomas (gtr, ex-Alternative TV)
29/07/78 Youth Centre, Leighton Buzzard

Cool Thrust
17/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

Corgies (Bath, 77/78)
Tim Purr (gtr, later in God’s Little Creatures)

Crabs (Penrith, 77)
21/08/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Crack?
24/11/77 Wagon & Horses, Braintree
11/02/78 Bell, Castle Headingham
25/04/78 White Lion, Putney
27/04/78 Castle, Tooting, London
21/07/78 Wagon & Horses, Braintree
12/08/78 St Matthews Crypt, Brixton
16/09/78 George Canning, Brixton
21/09/78 White Lion, Putney
13/10/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London
19/10/78 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London

Creation (Manchester)
07/05/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester
22/08/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester
17/10/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester
31/10/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Crime Fighters
21/07/77 Rebecca’s, Birmingham

Crisis & Youth (77)

Critical Press (Torquay)

Crocodile?
23/02/77 Newcastle Polytechnic
18/07/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London

Crosscut Saw

Croydon?
07/04/78 New Regent, Brighton

Cuddly Toys (Birkenhead)
John Poole (voc/gtr, later in Relations)
30/10/78 Kirkland’s Café Bar, Liverpool

Cycles (Desperate Bicycles?)
07/09/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

D. Features
29/08/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

D.I.M. Band (Bridgwater)

Damien Leper & the Open Sores (Republic of Ireland, 77)
never gigged?

Daylight Robbery
14/07/78 Metro, Exmouth Rd, Plymouth
18/09/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
17/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

DB’s?
06/07/78 Vivas Wine Bar, Leeds

Dead Dogs Don’t Lie
21/06/78 White Hart, Acton, London (*)

Dead Fly Syndrome (Leicester, 77/78 – 81)
some members later in Volkswagons / Apollonaires
13/03/78 Phoenix Theatre, Leicester
15/03/78 Phoenix Theatre, Leicester

Dead Loss
12/06/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
19/06/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
10/07/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Decomposers

Ded Rab(b)it (Edinburgh 75-76)
Mark (gtr), Ian (bass). both later in 35mm Dreams

Dessibels (Exeter)

Defects (London, 77-78)
Martin Kemp (gtr, later in Makers, Gentry)
09/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
78 Pindar of Wakefield, Kings Cross, London

Degenerates?
15/11/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Delegation?
30/06/78 Royalty, Southgate, London

Departures (Manchester)
05/12/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Deprived
10/03/78 Stafford College of Further Education

Desperate Straits
09/08/77 Great Harrys, Hemel Hempstead
18/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (Audition night)
24/07/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
29/07/78 Red Deer, Croydon
31/07/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
19/08/78 Allendale Centre, Wimborne
29/08/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
31/08/78 Carey Place, Watford
02/09/78 Old Swan, Notting Hill

Deviators
17/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Devil’s Sykes
20/12/78 Brighton Art College

Dick Sores & the Masticators (Stourport, 76-77)
Malcom Green (later in Dead Ringer & the Clones)

Die Laughing (Norfolk)

Dildo
14/04/78 Working Men’s Club, Tamworth

Dinner at the Ritz?
28/06/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Directors
10/06/78 Stour Casino, Ashford
31/07/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
11/09/78 Love Street, Chester
24/11/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
14/12/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Dirt?
26/07/77 Railway Pub, Putney, London

Dirty Habit & the Munx (Exeter, 76-77)
some are ex-Apathy Society

Dirty Three? (76)

Discarded?
28/01/78 Chapter Theatre, Cardiff

Disease (Southend, 76)
Andy Collins (voc)

Do Your Thing
19/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Doc Savage (Cardiff)
Pete Lawrence, Alan Davies

Dodgy Tactics

Dog Breath & the Kennels
10/12/77 Wellington College, Crowthorne

Dogsbody
30/09/77 Priory Youth Centre, London

Dominators
17/09/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw

Dose
27/02/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead, London
18/03/78 Battle of Britain Hall, Uxbridge

Drains (Beeston, 78)

Drake (Republic of Ireland, 77)

Dramatis Personae
10/08/78 Gulliver’s, Liverpool
14/08/78 Sportsman, Liverpool
24/08/78 Gulliver’s, Liverpool
28/08/78 Sportsman, Liverpool

Drawbacks (Bournemouth 77/78)
Nelly, Clive

Drip Dry & the Washouts
11/07/78 Beauchamps School, Wickford

Drop (Exeter)
recording exists

Dum Dum Boys (Birmingham 78-79)
Ranking Roger (drms, later in The Beat)
28/04/78 Good Mood, Halifax

Duncans?
24/08/78 Junction, Guildford

Dust
26/09/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Dust on the Needle?
22/10/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
06/04/77 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London

DV8 (Deviate?)
08/07/78 Seven Oaks

Dyelatiks (Glasgow)

Earthquake?
22/02/78 Eric’s, Liverpool

East Coast?
19/06/77 Dome Festival, Durham
01/07/77 Newcastle University

Eclipse (Galway, 78)

El Seven / L7?
27/12/77 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
29/12/77 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
24/02/78 Rock Club, Wokingham
25/04/78 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
27/04/78 Three Tuns, Reading
28/04/78 Town Hall, High Wycombe
30/04/78 Tidal Basin Tavern, Canning Town, London
10/08/78 Three Tuns, Reading
19/08/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
20/08/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
22/08/78 Alhambra, Brighton
14/09/78 Alhambra, Brighton

Electrix
25/11/77 Freemason’s Tavern, Penge Rd, London
10/12/77 Queen Elizabeth, Chingford

Electrotunes?
10/10/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
30/10/78 Pegasus, Stoke Newington
13/11/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London

Eligible Bachelors
23/06/78 Chat’s Place, London

Elliot Ness & the G Men (Salisbury)

Empire Backfire? (Southend)

End (Portsmouth)

End (Newcastle, 77/78)
Bobby Clark

Enemies
16/12/78 Wheatsheaf, Chelsea, London

Enemies of the World
09/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

English Disease (Gravesend, 77/78)
John Baine (bass, also in Brighton Riot Squad)

Enigma (Fallowfield,78?)
Kevin Brady (bass), Martin Tivnan (voc)

Entire Population Of Japan (Norwich)
Roger Foyster (also in Stoats)

Enzymes (Drogheda)
Roger Reilly, Gavan Kierans, Joe McCormack

Epileptik Fitz (Seaham)

Erection
19/06/77 Dome Festival, Durham

Erections
20/09/78 Cricketers, Winchester

ETC
19/08/78 Triad Leisure Centre, Bishop’s Stortford

Evicted (Stockport, 78?)
Dave Ellis (voc), Liefy (drms), Andy

Excalibur?
Dave Parsons (gtr, later Sham 69)

Exhibit B (Southend)

Expelled (Erith?, 78)

Exports?
15/12/78 Abbey Stadium, Redditch

Exzibitor (Reggae band?)
23/02/78 St Mary’s College, Twickenham
24/02/78 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London
03/03/78 Architectural Association, London
10/03/78 Queen Elizabeth College, Kensington, London
11/03/78 Chelsea College, Manresa Rd, London
13/03/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London (audition night)
15/03/78 Chelsea School of Art, London
16/03/78 St Martin’s School of Art, Charing Cross Rd, London
17/03/78 Kingston College of Education
27/03/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Eye (c76/77)
Anthony Doughty (bass, later in Peroxide Romance, Moors Murderers)

Eyes At Risk?

Facets (Dublin, 78-81)

Fairclough
04/10/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Fake
04/02/78 Top Hat, Dun Laoghaire
26/02/78 Teach Furbo, Galway

Fame?
24/08/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
25/08/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
26/08/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
27/08/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
31/08/78 City Arms, Angel, London
03/10/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
06/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
22/10/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
05/11/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
12/11/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
16/11/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
01/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
16/12/78 Electric Ballroom, Camden High St, London

Fantastics?
09/01/78 Riverside Club, Wigan
29/04/78 Peckham, London
29/06/78 Painted Lady, Melton Mowbray

Fast Driver
27/11/77 Accrington
19/12/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
05/01/78 No. 12 Club, Lancaster
27/03/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London (audition night)

Faster Brothers?
11/10/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Fear
Justin Semmens (gtr, ex-Spotty Dogs)

Feathered Version
04/08/78 Russell Club, Manchester

Feedback
23/08/78 Amphora Bar, Glasgow

Fibs
08/05/78 Brighton Art College

Fifers
24/02/78 Clouds, Edinburgh (Stiff/Chiswich challenge)

Filthy Lucre (Croydon, late 77)
Fred or Dave Berk (Johnny Moped, 1 gig)
77            Swan & Sugarloaf, Croydon

First Aid?
20/08/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
22/08/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London
22/08/78 Troubadour, Woolwich, London
23/08/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London
14/11/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London

Five-0 (Bromley)

Flick of the Wrist
31/03/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Flobs
09/04/77 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe

Fluke?
11/10/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Flying Lessons?
25/11/77 Five Arches, Sheffield

Flying Mallet?
29/08/78 Harlow

Foamettes (Leicester, 77/78)
15/03/78 Phoenix Theatre, Leicester

Force ? (Staffordshire)
06/08/77 Chequers Inn, Tamworth
07/08/77 Moonraker, Cannock

Fractions
21/12/78 F Club (Brannigans), Leeds

Fracture
16/10/77 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
07/01/78 Ipswich
08/01/78 Kingfisher, Ipswich
13/02/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
05/09/78 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London

Franchise?
11/03/78 Bolton Institure of Technology
12/08/78 Moss Bank Festival, Bolton

Frankenstein?
12/77      London
11/03/78 City Arms, Angel, London
16/04/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
01/05/78 Cavern, Willesden, London
26/05/78 Tidal Basin Tavern, Canning Town, London
28/07/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
16/12/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London

Free Booze ?
01/08/77 Phoenix Park, Dublin

French Connection?
19/11/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

French Lettuce (Cardiff)

Frenzee (or Frenzie?)
22/05/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
17/07/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
19/08/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
21/08/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Fringe
01/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Front Line Band
24/06/78 Rock In The Street Festival, Pilgrim St, Liverpool

Frumious Bandersnatch
Ray Bate (later in Ocassionally David)
12/77 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe

Furious Pig
12/05/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
02/08/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth

Fury? (could be this Fury?)
11/05/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
20/05/77 JB’s Club, Dudley
30/05/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
15/06/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
16/10/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
10/11/77 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
16/11/77 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
17/11/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
24/11/77 Odeon Theatre, Birmingham
25/11/77 Gaumont Theatre, Southampton
28/11/77 Palace Theatre, Manchester
29/11/77 Guildhall, Preston
30/11/77 City Hall, Newcastle
21/01/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
26/01/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London

Futile Gestures (Caerphilly, 76)

Generator
16/05/78 Tidal Basin Tavern, Canning Town, London
27/06/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Generators (Bournemouth, Aug 78)
1 gig only

Genetix (Portsmouth)

Gerry Atrik & the Pensioners (Salisbury)

Get Stuffed (Wiltshire)
Herb (bass, later in Stupid Humans)

Gilmartin
20/08/78 Gloucester Park, Basildon
21/08/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
18/09/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
07/12/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Glass Eye
03/03/78 Good Mood, Halifax
21/04/78 Good Mood, Halifax
16/06/78 Good Mood, Halifax (*)

Glass Points (Torquay)

Gnasher?
29/10/77 University of London (Imperial College) (?)
06/07/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London
22/07/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
29/07/78 Youth Centre, Leighton Buzzard
22/09/78 Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, London
22/09/78 Triad Leisure Centre, Bishop’s Stortford
29/10/78 University of London (Queen Mary College) (?)

Gogmagog?
15/02/77 Brunel Rooms, Swindon

Gone To Earth?
26/12/78 Community Centre, Howth

Good Guys
12/08/78 Multi-Racial Centre, High Wycombe

Good Stuff Band?
03/02/78 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London
13/02/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London

Gordon Bennett
04/04/78 100 Club, Oxford Street, London

Grip (Prestatyn)
later known as The Vaj

Grope
28/08/77 Queen’s Hotel, Southend

Groper
24/02/78 Clouds, Edinburgh

Hamsters
21/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

Hands Off
27/08/78 City Arcade, Coventry
10/09/78 Climax Club, Coventry

Handshake
02/10/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London

Hard Ons?
20/07/78 Pier Pavilion, Hastings

Hard Up?
24/11/77 Crockers, Bristol
24/07/78 Crockers, Bristol
25/07/78 Crockers, Bristol
26/07/78 Crockers, Bristol

Hard Up Heroes
07/01/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (Stiff/Chiswick challenge)

Hards? (possibly Hard Ons?)
27/02/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London

Harpoon
16/06/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester

Harry Sent Us
27/04/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington

Hartfeeder?
08/11/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness
16/07/78 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Hayze? (Scotland, 77-78)
Steve Samson (voc, Derek Stewart (gtr/voc), Dougie Hutton (gtr/voc), Ed Watson (bass), Graham McIntosh (drms)

Head
22/08/78 Fetcham Scout Hut, Leatherhead

Headlines? (Exeter)
Piers Warren (bass, later in Sohep)

Heart Attack
01/07/77 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London

Heartdrops
09/02/78 Castle, Tooting, London
16/03/78 Castle, Tooting, London
28/03/78 Pegasus, Stoke Newington

Heather Lines & the Lyrics?
12/07/78 Cherry Tree, Nuneaton

Heavy Manners (Peterborough)

Hedgehogs? (Torquay)

Hepatitis
02/02/78 Spectro Arts Workshop, Newcastle
03/02/78 Spectro Arts Workshop, Newcastle

Hero? (Exeter)

Hormones
07/09/78 Pavilion, Strathpeffer
27/10/78 Pavilion, Strathpeffer
03/11/78 Pavilion, Strathpeffer

Human Beings
08/77 Queen Mary College, Basingstoke
09/12/77 Sussex University, Brighton

Humanoids
28/04/78 Elizabethan Days, Birmingham
09/06/78 Elizabethan Days, Birmingham
30/06/78 Elizabethan Days, Birmingham

Hybrid?
30/06/78 Travellers Rest, Macclesfield
18/08/78 Red Lion, Liverpool
19/08/78 Taylor’s Arms, Liverpool
20/08/78 Dove & Olive, Liverpool

Hymie Blows It
Geoff Johnson (gtr)
06/08/77 Railway Hotel, Pitsea
27/11/77 Treble Choice, Basildon
05/01/78 Treble Choice, Basildon
08/01/78 Treble Choice, Basildon
24/02/78 Bread & Cheese, Southend

Hypergas?
16/09/78 Wheatsheaf, Chelsea, London

I-Beats
05/12/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Identical Strangers
21/10/78 Tower Arts Centre, Winchester

Identical Zips
10/04/78 Tower Club, Oldham

Immigrant? Reggae?
02/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
28/10/78 AJ’s Club, Lincoln
31/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
04/11/78 University of London (Malet Street)
18/11/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London
22/11/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
29/11/78 Limit Club, Sheffield
28/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
30/12/78 Global Village, Charing Cross, London

Imprints
21/10/78 Thames Polytechnic, Woolwich, London
01/11/78 White Hart, Acton, London

Incidence?
03/03/78 Architectural Association, London

Incurables?
12/08/78 Multi-Racial Centre, High Wycombe

Injections
12/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
29/07/78 Sports & Social Club, Hillingdon
04/08/78 Hamborough Tavern, Southall
29/08/78 Havelock, Harrow
01/09/78 Hamborough Tavern, Southall
02/09/78 Crown & Treaty, Southall
06/09/78 Pinn Inn, RAF Uxbridge
07/09/78 Pinn Inn, RAF Uxbridge
09/09/78 George Canning, Brixton

Inn Thing
10/06/78 Bees Knees, New Mills
11/06/78 Bees Knees, New Mills
01/07/78 Bees Knees, New Mills

Intensive Care (Breamore)
Neil Hotston, Steve Marlowe, Shaun Marlowe

Interceptors
11/03/78 Bath

Interference?
John Willey (voc/gtr), Paddy O’Tool (keyb), Mike Cotton (bass), Pete Abrahams (drms)
01/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

IOU
12/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
24/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Irritations

Issue
13/05/78 De Grey Rooms, York

Italians?
28/04/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham
30/06/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham
28/07/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham
11/08/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham
18/08/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham
26/08/78 Barrel Organ, Birmingham

Jack Boot & the Storm Troopers (Croydon, 77)

Jagged Edges (Exeter)
later known as Undisputed Colours

Japanese Toy
18/07/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London

Jeannie Phoenix & the X Men (Leicester)

Jellytots (Swindon, 78)

Jet Seperation (77-Mar 78)
Barry Jones (gtr, later in Idols)

Jiff
12/06/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Johnny & the Exits (Swansea,78)
Johnny Exit

Johnny Colon?
29/11/78 Trades Council, Edinburgh

Johnny Seven? (Thornaby, 78-)

Joint Effort?
17/11/78 Guildford Technical College

Julie & the Filmstars
20/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Juveniles (Exeter)
Graham Flack (bass)

Kahn’s Villains?
17/09/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
03/10/78 City of London, Polytechnic
29/10/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London

Kapt. Anorak
26/07/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend

Kassels
09/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Kikka (Exeter)

Killing Time
02/08/78 Golden Eagle, Birmingham
16/08/78 Golden Eagle, Birmingham
23/08/78 Golden Eagle, Birmingham
30/08/78 Golden Eagle, Birmingham

Kinetic NRG (Salisbury)

Klee (77)
Philip ? (drms)

Korky The Cat (Bangor, 78)

Krakatoa?
28/05/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

L.S.D.
18/12/77 Courtyard, Bicester

L3?
22/07/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Labyrinth (Barnsley, 77/78)

Larry Zoom?
29/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Last Call?
09/12/77 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
06/01/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
10/02/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
24/02/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
10/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
17/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
28/04/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
09/06/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
30/06/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
28/07/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
11/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
18/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
25/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
01/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
08/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
15/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham

Lear Jets
31/01/78 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
14/02/78 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth

Legal Enemy
David Spiers (voc, later in Sinix)

Lester Parrot?
07/01/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (Stiff/Chiswick challenge)

Levers?
03/07/78 North East London Polytechnic

Liar
03/05/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
12/05/77 Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
11/07/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Life?
28/07/78 JB’s Club, Dudley
14/08/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

Lifeline?
07/03/78 White Hart, Acton, London
24/10/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Lillet & the Lost Chords (Exeter)

Lindsay & the Pussy Cats (Winchester)

Line Shooters
09/11/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
10/11/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Lipids
06/12/78 Cyprus Tavern, Manchester

Liquid Lil & the Lilettes (Stourport, 76-77)
some later in Dead Ringer & the Clones

Lissen
30/06/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
04/07/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth

Lixs
10/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Loaded Dice
Paul Rutter (drms)
10/11/78 Southampton University
18/11/78 Southampton University

Lobots (77)
Dan, Paul

Locators (Croydon, 78-79)
Twister (voc), Kane Hill (bass) both later in Introze

Logarithm (or Logarhythm?)
25/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
10/03/78 Volunteer, Fulham, London
11/03/78 Picketts Lock Sports Centre, Edmonton

Long Static Dream (LSD)
16/12/77 Courtyard, Bicester

Long Vehicle?
28/11/77 Uxbridge
18/12/77 Bull, Hornchurch

Lovers Of Outrage?
15/12/77 Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London

Lucrecia Borgia & the Executors
06/01/78 Alma, Cambridge

Luke Warm & the Tepids (Brighton?)

Luminous Beings?

Lunatic Fringe (Bristol band?)
10/09/78 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Macfocahest
05/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Machetes (Glasgow, 77/78)
Steven Daly (also in Backstabbers, Nu Sonics)

Maelstrom (or Maelstrum?)
02/10/78 Bristol University
19/12/78 Bristol University

Maimed? (Northern Ireland)

Mannequin (Swansea)
07/78 SSA Bar, Union Street, Swansea

Marauders (Norfolk, 77-79)
Steve Lehardy, Jiff Johnson, Chris Bashford

Mascaras (77)
appeared on So It Goes TV show

Mash (Newry)
Pat McCaul, Tommy McCaul, John McCaul, Colin McClelland, Gordon Ogilvie
29/03/78 Glenmachan Hotel, Newy

Masochist
27/03/78 Coronation Hall, Kingston upon Thames

Matiks
01/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Matt Vinyl & the Emulsions (Salisbury)

Max Volume & the Decibels (Exeter)

Me & the Rest?
01/02/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
11/04/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
21/04/78 New Regent, Brighton

Meals? (could be School Meals?)
20/10/77 Arts Centre, Norwich

Measels (Great Yarmouth, 78)

Mechanics
30/04/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester
16/06/78 Concorde Suite, Droylsden

Mediators
Phil Rathbone (drms)

Menswear
08/11/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
15/11/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
22/11/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
29/11/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
06/01/78 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
23/01/78 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London

Mental
30/04/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (*)

Mercury? (Howth, 76-77)
Paul Byrne

Merv Septic & the Discharge (Leicester, 77/78)

Miami Dolphins?
01/09/78 Sandpiper, Nottingham

Mickey Mouse Band?
12/12/77 Red Deer, Croydon
13/12/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Mike King & the Tunes
14/04/78 Rafters, Manchester

Mindless Pleasures
11/11/78 Conway Hall, London

Mister Meaner (London, 76/77)

Mistress (Blackpool)

Mixed?
07/03/78 White Hart, Acton, London

Model (Calney, Wilts)
78 – 79
Mark Arbuckle (drms, ex-Indicators)

Modern Product (Bishops Stortford, 78)

Molds?
05/10/77 Bamboo Club, Bristol

Mongrel
20/08/78 Gloucester Park, Basildon

Monitors (London, 77-78)
same band as other Monitors?
17/12/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
05/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Moorgate & the Tube Disasters

More
09/02/78 Eric’s, Liverpool (CBS Audition night)

Mother’s Ruin (Bromley, 76)
Brian Jardine (voc), Pete Heywood (gtr) – both later in Unorfadox

Mounties?
16/11/77 Leicester Polytechnic
19/11/77 Man in the Moon, Chelsea, London
26/11/77 Mr George, Coventry
30/11/77 Clouds, Edinburgh
01/12/77 Silver Thread, Paisley

Mouths
25/02/78 Garage, Caversham

Movers
15/07/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
22/07/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
16/09/78 Clouds, Edinburgh

Muff Divin’ Spiders (Belfast, 76/77)
Jeff Hughes (bass, later in Rhesus Negative)

Mumps?
05/11/77 York University

Muscles?
25/11/77 University of London (City University)
26/11/77 Bulmershe College of Further Education, Reading
29/11/77 Tramps, Cheltenham

Mystery Train
11/06/78 Lion & Keys, Leyton

Nameless (Glasgow, 78)

Nancy Boys
13/11/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
09/02/78 Eric’s, Liverpool

Nasty Habits (Chelmsford, 77)
Paul Cleary (gtr)

Nazi
07/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)
08/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
19/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
21/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)

Necromantz?
31/10/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London

Necromats?
03/10/77 Belle Vue, New Cross, London
22/10/77 Bell, Kings Cross, London

Needless To Say
29/01/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

Negatives (Birmingham, 77-78)
Kevin Archer (gtr, later in Killjoys), Pete Williams (bass, later in Dexy’s Midnight Runners)

Neighbours?
21/07/78 Vivas Wine Bar, Leeds

Nerve (Exeter)

Nerve Gas
04/07/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
29/08/78 White Hart, Acton, London
18/10/78 White Hart, Acton, London

Nerves (Chelmsford, 77-78)

Nervous Breakdown
19/10/77 Pipers, Spring Gardens, Manchester
23/12/77 Ranch Club, Manchester

Network
14/09/78 Eric’s, Liverpool

New Protégé
04/11/78 Electric Ballroom, Camden High St, London

New Suburbia (Preston, 78-?)
Roy Hesketh (bass/voc, ex-Youth, later in A Few Tears)
07/07/78 Preston
09/08/78 Preston

New York Jets?
09/03/78 Crockers, Bristol

Nex? (Birmingham, Next?)

Nick Nasty?
16/03/78 Albany Empire, Deptford

Nicky Tams?
11/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow
12/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow
18/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow
26/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow

Night Creeper
09/09/78 British Legion Club, Chaddesden
15/09/78 Engineers Club, Derby

Night Drive?
27/04/78 Royal Hotel, Luton
10/08/78 Three Horseshoes, Luton

Nights? (77)

Nile
05/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Nives (Manchester, 78)

No Comment (Exeter)

No Junktion?
19/07/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London

No Mere Nosebleed (Exeter)

No Suggestion?
10/08/78 De Grey Rooms, York

No Surprises?
16/09/78 De Grey Rooms, York

Nod
06/10/78 Newcastle University, Canteen

Nomads (Southend)

Normal Service Will Be Resumed As Soon As Possible (Dublin, 78-79)
Daniel Figgis (later in Virgin Prunes)

Norman Neanderthal & the Nugapes (Exeter)

Northwood
18/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
20/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Nuclear Rouge
21/04/77 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe

Nucleuz (Pontypridd, 77)
Andy Bevan (voc,later in Addiction, Campaign 1)

Nuns
25/08/78 Walmer Castle, Peckham, London

Oasis
23/10/78 Newcastle University, Canteen
20/11/78 Newcastle University, Canteen

Objects?
Shem Law (bass)
18/03/78 Battle of Britain Hall, Uxbridge (?)

O’Conneley’s Corner (Barnsley, 77-)

Odd Ends
25/11/77 Arts Centre, Hemel Hempstead

Odd Wish?
08/09/78 Dingo’s Rock Palace, Dublin
15/09/78 Dingo’s Rock Palace, Dublin

Off Licence?
05/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
14/02/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
17/02/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
01/03/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
11/03/78 John Bull, Chiswick High Rd, London
12/05/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Officer? (Scotland, 77 -79)
Frank Hunter (voc), Ian Love (gtr/voc), Kenny McPartland (gtr/voc), Donald Livingston (bass), Davie Simpson (drms)

Olympic Runners
14/09/78 Pantiles, Bagshot
16/09/78 Dunstable
17/09/78 Hammersmith Odeon, London

On Patrol (Livingston, 78-83)

On The Rocks?
30/10/77 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Once Every 28 Days (Reading)

One Offs (Sunderland)

Opposition (Basildon?)
26/06/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
15/07/78 Berry Boys Club, Laindon
26/07/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend
20/08/78 Gloucester Park, Basildon
19/09/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend
20/10/78 Youth Centre, Laindon
23/11/78 Van Gogh, Basildon

Oppressed (Romford)
Gary Sparkers (later in Purple Hearts
01/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Orange?
03/04/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend

Oscillators (78-80)

Outrage
21/09/78 Russell Club, Manchester

Overhead Calm?
30/04/78 Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow
16/08/78 Amphora Bar, Glasgow
20/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow
24/08/78 Doune Castle, Glasgow

Ox Eyes
01/07/78 Sports Centre, Waterloo, London

Ozone

Padlocks (Swindon)

Panic
16/08/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
22/08/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington

Panties
28/04/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
03/05/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
26/05/78 Cubies, Dalston
05/06/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
13/06/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
01/07/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
27/07/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
29/07/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
21/08/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
20/10/78 76 Club, Burton-on-Trent
10/11/78 AJ’s Club, Lincoln
18/11/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
03/12/78 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
19/12/78 Limit Club, Sheffield

Paper Planes?
17/09/77 Angel, Basingstoke
28/10/77 Dryden Hall, Basingstoke
03/12/77 Angel, Basingstoke
06/05/78 Angel, Basingstoke

Paradise Smell
18/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Paralettix? (Bolton)
Steve Fielding

Paranoia (Bedfordshire)

Paranoid? (Northern Ireland)

Paraquat (78)
Mick Gaul (voc, later in Blitzkrieg), Johnny Liu (gtr, later in Mayhem)

Parazone
05/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Passengers? (78)
later known as Propaganda

Pathos (Downpatrick, 78)

PCI? (Exeter)

Perishers (Great Yarmouth, 78)

Pests
17/09/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
30/09/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
01/10/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
22/10/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
26/11/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
10/12/77 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
07/01/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
11/02/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
11/03/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
29/04/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
10/06/78 Uppers, Wishaw
01/07/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
29/07/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
12/08/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
19/08/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
26/08/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
02/09/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
09/09/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw
16/09/78 Crown Hotel, Wishaw

Pete Farron Band
14/04/78 Rafters, Manchester (*)

Phaze?
28/04/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
16/11/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Phoenix (Lincoln?)
Andrew Butler

Pickets (London band?)
14/06/78 Satellite City, Glasgow
15/06/78 Satellite City, Glasgow
16/06/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
18/06/78 Clouds, Edinburgh

Pickpockets?
02/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
03/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
06/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
30/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
24/10/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
15/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
19/11/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
22/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
28/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
29/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
28/12/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
09/01/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
23/10/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London (?)

Pie Shop (Hemel Hempstead)
Mick Sinclair (gtr), John McRae (keyb) – both later in Funboy Five

Pierres (Reading)

Pink Flag
03/03/78 Harlow Technical College
04/03/78 University of Essex, Colchester

Pissed (St Albans, 77/78)
Mick Russell (drms, later in Toys), Simon Belshaw, Kevin Buckler

Pistols
15/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Pistons
Tony Argent
28/04/78 Barton
30/04/78 Tingley

Pits (Sandbach)

Planets
03/10/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London
14/10/78 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness
07/11/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London
28/12/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Planks
27/08/78 Harlow Town Park

Playboys (Derry, 76)
10/76 Top Of The Hill Youth Club, Derry

Pleasure Zone
05/05/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London
11/08/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
12/08/78 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
14/08/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London

Plough?
02/03/78 Wythenshawe Forum Hall, Manchester

Poisoned (Romsey, 77)
never gigged

Pokers (Leicester)

Polar Bears
20/09/78 Cricketers, Winchester

Polygon & the Irregular Shapes (Portsmouth)

Pompeii Stiffs? (Bridgwater)

Poser (Luton, 77/78)
Steve Spon (keyb, ex-Toad the Wet Sprocket, K-08)

Poseur
12/08/78 Tidal Basin Tavern, Canning Town, London

Post Impressionists (Nottingham, 78)
Robert Courtney (gtr, ex-Cycle Annie)

Pre-De
Oliver Hoon (gtr, ex-Waifs & Strays, later in Skin Patrol)
03/02/78 Sandpiper, Nottingham

Precautions (Portsmouth, 78)
Adie Oakley (voc/gtr, ex-Boasters)

Prefabs? (Sunderland, 78)

Premates (Salisbury)
Simon Kuczera (bass, ex-Zebeck)

Press (Nottingham, 76-Dec 78)
Paddy Campbell (drms), some are later in Medium Medium
12/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
26/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
30/04/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
11/05/78 Rock Garden, Middlesbrough
11/06/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
30/07/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
13/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
20/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
27/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
03/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
10/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
17/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
23/11/78 F Club (Brannigans), Leeds
12/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Press Ups
30/04/78 White Duck, Burley
20/10/78 Riverside Inn, Winchester

Pride
[Manchester Musicians Collective]
13/11/77 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Primary Drive?
03/09/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Prisoners (Ealing)
originally called Soho Rats

Private Eye
02/03/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Problemz
06/12/77 F Club (Ace of Clubs), Leeds
12/04/78 F Club (Roots), Leeds

Propaganda
06/08/77 Centre Hotel, Portsmouth
20/10/77 Holborn

Pseudo Blue (Birmingham, 78)
Steve Daley (bass)

Public
18/02/78 Middlesex Polytechnic
26/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
18/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
08/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
16/04/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
01/05/78 All Saints Church Hall, Whetstone, London

Punch Line?
12/11/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Punks (mid 70’s)
Billy Karloff (John Osborn)

Pure Mania (Northern Ireland, 77/78)
Stephen Mitchell (voc, later in Aerosols)

Purge
07/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
20/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
04/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Puritans (77-78)
Bowi (voc)
15/10/77 Sussex University, Brighton

Purple Haze (77/78)
Mick Hucknall (voc, later in Frantic Elevators), Jeff Hilton (gtr)
17/11/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London (same band?)

Quadrant?
20/10/77 Blue Bell, Gateshead
04/11/77 Blue Bell, Gateshead

Quids (78)
Graham Jenkins (roadie for Exorcist)

Quiet Men (Portsmouth)

Rabies
17/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)
26/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
25/10/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
10/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
24/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Radiation Fetus
18/03/78 Battle of Britain Hall, Uxbridge

Radioactive Morons
16/12/77 Courtyard, Bicester
18/12/77 Courtyard, Bicester

Radicals
10/06/78 Stour Casino, Ashford

Rags (or possibly Rage?)
14/11/77 Kent University, Canterbury

Rain?
14/07/78 Alhambra, Brighton

Raine (Belfast, 78-79?)
Hugh O’Boyle

Raised On Robbery?
09/06/78 Sussex University, Brighton
29/07/78 Grove Tavern, Kingston

Rampant Dodo
28/08/78 Luton

Raw (or Raaw?)
21/07/78 Club Row Club, London
29/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Raw Heat?
08/09/78 Castle, Tooting, London

Ray-zors? (Swindon)
Track on VA-Songs from Pigland, Jeanette?

Reality
23/06/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London
25/08/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London

Red Eye
01/07/78 Station Hotel, Goole
06/07/78 Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds
07/07/78 Vivas Wine Bar, Leeds
17/11/78 Good Mood, Halifax
11/78 Bradford University, Communal Building

Red Hot?
20/10/77 Royalty, Southgate, London
24/11/77 British Rail Club, Wellingborough

Red Mess & the Tampons (Bath, 77)

Red Nite (or Rednite)?
08/02/78 Telegraph, Brixton, London
09/02/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
11/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
28/04/78 Tam O’Shanter, Chatham
29/04/78 Cranbrook, Ilford
30/04/78 Cranbrook, Ilford
01/07/78 Stapleton Hall Tavern, Crouch Hill, London
16/09/78 Red Lion, Watford

Red Rinse
17/09/78 Green, Shepherd’s Bush

Red Sharks (Cardiff)
15/08/78 Great Western Hotel, Cardiff
31/08/78 Great Western Hotel, Cardiff

Red Track
17/08/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London

Red Velvet
18/08/78 Stoke

Reds
08/06/78 Town Hall, Fulham, London

Reekers (Letchworth, 78-81)
later known as The Clefts

Reflex (Rutland, c77/78)

Reform
03/06/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester (Stuff the Jubilee Festival)

Regulation Control
22/10/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
27/01/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
03/02/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London

Reinforcement
30/06/78 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London

Reliant Robins (78)
Tony Smelik (ex-Flames)

Remains
10/12/77 Youth Club, Kimbolton

Remains (Penrith, c76)?

Remoulds (Redditch, 77/78?)
Dave Bennett (drms, later in Cravats)

Renoir
08/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Rent Boys
12/10/77 Notre Dame Hall, London

Revolver?
“One and One is Two” 7” (Rox) released 79

Restricted? (Manchester)

Richard III
21/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Ricky Ties? (Nottingham)
mod-revival

Riot Squad
16/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
10/09/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Riotous Bros (Cardiff)

Rip Off
01/10/77 Electric Circus, Manchester

Ripchord Ronnie & the Social Deviators (Exeter, late 70’s)

Risk
20/05/78 Mayflower Club, Manchester
23/07/78 Deeply Vale Festival, Manchester
12/10/78 Kelly’s, Amber Street, Manchester

Rite Off
13/05/78 De Grey Rooms, York

Roadsters?
16/08/78 Plough Inn, Cheltenham

Roadworks
25/03/78 Dreamland (Sunshine Rooms), Margate

Robin Banks & the Payrolls (Leicester, 77/78)
featuring the Wads and Wallettes. Track “Cul de Sac”
13/03/78 Phoenix Theatre, Leicester

Robot Youth (Thornaby, 78-79)
Jonny Baines (voc/gtr, later in Funhouse)

Rodent Enterprises
30/10/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Rogue Hearing?
23/09/78 Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone, London

Ron & the Four Skins (Salisbury)

Room 23?
27/11/77 King’s Head, Aylesbury

Rottin’ Klitz (London, 77-78)
Andy Riff (gtr, also in Suspects, later in Dark)
01/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
15/05/78 Tidal Basin Tavern, Canning Town, London
26/07/78 White Hart, Acton, London
09/08/78 White Hart, Acton, London
08/09/78 Middle of the Road, Islington
25/10/78 White Hart, Acton, London

Rough Edge
12/10/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London

RTRS?

Rubber Ball
21/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Rush Hour
14/03/78 Red Lion, Fulham Rd, London
14/03/78 Woolwich, London
01/06/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Russians (London c78)
Matt Duguid (gtr), John Golding (voc) – both are ex-New Bastards

Russians (Exeter)
some members later in Living Daylights

Rusty Blade
24/08/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Saboteur(s)?
01/07/77 White Bear, Hounslow
07/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Sabre?
30/08/78 Lafayette Club, Wolverhampton

Sad Affexs
28/05/78 Stardust Club, Cork

St Matilda’s Boys?
17/10/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Salems Deviants (Southend)

Same (or Sane?)
15/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Samuel Goodnight
15/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
08/11/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Sandy & the Backline?
24/10/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Sane (78)

Saturday Night Swindle
24/07/77 Bushy Park Free Festival, Dublin (*)

Satyr?
25/01/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

Savage (Essex)
Ollie Barton (voc), Buzz Barwell (drms) both later in Deeno’s Marvels
30/06/77 Railway Hotel, Southend
28/08/77 Queen’s Hotel, Southend

Savage Bees?
Richard Camp (gtr, later in Bikini Amber, Click Click), possible 7″?, “Leave Well Alone”
28/07/78 Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Place, London

Scallywags
26/08/78 Brighouse
31/08/78 Ebbw Vale

Schmo
24/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
09/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
04/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Scratcher?
01/08/78 Routes, Exeter

Screens (Exeter, late 70’s)

Screens
04/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
07/08/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
19/09/77 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
20/09/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
21/09/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
26/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
21/10/77 Fareham Technical College
04/11/77 Basingstoke Technical College
12/12/77 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
17/02/78 Middlesex Polytechnic
20/02/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
02/03/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
16/03/78 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
27/04/78 Nags Head, Rochester
22/09/78 Salisbury College of Technology
12/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
09/11/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
06/12/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Second Thought?
01/07/78 Rock In The Street Festival, Pilgrim St, Liverpool
21/09/78 Eric’s, Liverpool

Secret Agent (Exeter, late 70’s)

Secret Seven
15/12/78 Pegasus, Stoke Newington

Seize? (Reading)

Sellout (Belfast, 78)
Martin Kennedy (gtr)

Sellouts
16/06/77 Buccaneer Bar, Brighton

Senile
03/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Septic Maggots (Chester, late 70’s)
Sean O’Halloran

Septic Plasters (Exeter, 78?)

Sewer Ratz (78?)
Moo (bass, later in Riders)

Shadowfax (Bromley, 78)
Matt (later in  Unorfadox)

Shake Before Use
10/03/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Shimmy & the Shakers (77)
Midge

Shock (Bearsden, 77)
Big Frank

Shock? (78/79?)
Julie G

Shoots?
21/08/78 Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds

Shop (Anglesey?, late 70’s)
Neale Parry

Short Stories?
15/02/78 Bishop Otter College, Chichester
25/02/78 Royal Oak, Farnham
02/08/78 Balmoral Cider Bar, Worthing
30/08/78 Town Centre, Arundel
31/08/78 Alhambra, Brighton

Shy Talk
30/06/78 Royal Standard, Bradford
01/07/78 Royal Standard, Bradford

Side FX (Dublin, late 70’s/early 80’s)
Rocky O’Rourke (bass), Stephen O’Brien (drums) also in Neu Belsen & Driver

Side FX (78/79) Jonathon Griffiths (drms, later Frames), Julian Kelly (gtr/voc)

Silent Mafia (Billingham 77-79)
Jim Platt ?

Silent Sister
23/10/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
04/02/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Silent Types
05/10/77 Bamboo Club, Bristol
22/10/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Sincere Americans (Leicester)
some members later in Volkswagons / Apollonaires

Sines (Stockton)

Sinex (possibly Sinix?)
21/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
08/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
22/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Sinfetix
17/03/78 Barbican School of Music & Drama, London

Sinking Ships

Siren
10/07/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
24/07/78 (unknown)

Ski’s (Bangor, 77-78?)
Robert Scott (later the Doubt)

Skidmarks (Cardiff, late 70’s)

Skillet Lickers? (Bridgwater)

Skratch?
16/03/78 Aston College, Wrexham

Skulls?
28/10/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Slack Alice?
06/08/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Slander
21/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
19/03/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
09/04/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
24/07/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
25/07/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Sleeper? (Basildon, 78)
20/08/78 Gloucester Park

Sleever (Swansea, 78/79)
Graham Larkbey
10/03/1978 Swansea
12/03/1978 Swansea

Slimer?
30/04/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
29/09/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Slippers?
24/06/78 Rock In The Street Festival, Pilgrim St, Liverpool

Slippery Sam (mid 70’s)
Billy Karloff (John Osborn)

Slow Motion
18/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
03/11/78 South Bank Polytechnic, London

Slug (Edinburgh, 78)

Slugs? (Nottingham)

Slug Squad (78, Erith)

Smack (Ged McNulty’s band?)
11/02/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester (audition night)

Small Town Rumour
03/03/78 Beauchamps School, Wickford
08/05/78 Van Gogh, Basildon (*)

Smelly Sock Jock’s

Snacks (Snax?)
16/12/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London

Snax
12/12/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London

Snake
10/03/78 New Regent, Brighton

Snatch Sounds
manager – Bernie Rhodes
23/10/76 Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

Sneaks
13/03/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London (audition night)
23/07/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
31/07/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London

Sniper
30/05/78 Lindisfarne Centre, Southend
11/06/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend

Snoots (Leeds, 78- )
Rob Wells (perc, ex-Gulliver)
11/08/78 Shaftsbury Hotel, Leeds
15/08/78 Turks Head, Dewsbury
20/10/78 Good Mood, Halifax

Snot
29/05/77 British Legion Club, Becksworth (?)

Snot Vampires
Dave Van (keyb)

Sobs
Andy Hill

Social Class IV
03/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Social Class Five (Hitchin)
some members later in Viva

Sods Opera (Portsmouth)

Softies (different band?)
13/01/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Solid Silver (Great Missenden)
20/04/78 Elgiva Hall, Chesham

Solo? (78)

Something Else
03/08/78 Thomas a Becket, Old Kent Road, London
17/08/78 Thomas a Becket, Old Kent Road, London

Sonofabitch (Waltham Cross, 76)
Steve Phelps (later in Ordinarys)

Sores
09/11/78 Friars (Maxwell Hall), Aylesbury

Sounds? (77)

Southern Ryda? (78)

Spanker (London, 77-78)
Steve Silverton (gtr, later in Tank Commanders)
23/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London (audition night)
15/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
25/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
19/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
07/04/78 Arts Centre, Battersea, London

Special Do

Speedos (Aylesbury)
track on Aylesbury Goes Llaccid LP

Speedy Needle & the Acid Drops (c76, Erith)
some members later in R21

Sphere
28/04/78 Stockwell College, Bromley

Spikes
04/06/78 Sundrive Park, Kimmage

Split Beans
09/06/77 Rafters, Manchester
16/06/77 Squat, Devas Street, Manchester

Spivs
24/06/78 Rock In The Street Festival, Pilgrim St, Liverpool

Splits
13/05/77 Pavilion, Strathpeffer

Splitz
05/11/77 Top Alex, Southend

Spring Offensive
17/07/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
20/08/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
22/08/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
23/08/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
24/08/78 Swan, Hammersmith Broadway, London
26/08/78 Corn Dolly, Oxford
29/08/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
07/09/78 Cambridge
14/09/78 Swan, Hammersmith Broadway, London
16/09/78 Corn Dolly, Oxford
04/11/78 Swan, Chelsway, Stevenage
19/12/78 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London

Spurts
Johnny Vomit
02/10/77 Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham
18/12/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness

Spurts (Dublin, c77-79)

Squeeze Levers (Havant, 77)
Steve Grainger (sax), Mark Mason (gtr)

Squids (Bradford)

Stabs (Glengormley, late 70’s)

Stage 2
29/08/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Stagecoach?
10/08/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
16/08/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London

Stalag 16
08/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Stalag 6 (Stalag 16?)
16/06/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Stamps?
22/10/77 Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds
26/10/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
06/11/77 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
24/11/77 Ollie’s, Scarborough
25/11/77 Tracey’s, Redditch
26/11/77 Nags Head, Corby
28/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
09/12/77 Dick’s Club, Farnborough
10/12/77 Dick’s Club, Farnborough
11/12/77 Café Royale, London
12/12/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
27/02/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London

Stance?
25/01/78 Pip’s, Manchester
01/08/78 Vivas Wine Bar, Leeds

Stand And Deliver
24/10/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Static Damage
10/11/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London

Static Distortion (Lincoln? 78/79?)
Kevin Snell (drms), Martin Jackson (gtr), Paul Campling (gtr), Leo (voc)

Statics (Luton, 78-79)

Statik
11/03/78 Brighton Polytechnic (Sallis Benney Hall), Brighton

Station Six ? (Edinburgh)
Murray Slade (gtr, later in The Fire Engines)

Stealer?
26/11/77 Freemason’s Tavern, Penge Rd, London
27/01/78 Freemason’s Tavern, Penge Rd, London

Steve Savage (77 – 78)
15/12/77 Blue Bell, Gateshead

Steve Smiff ?
03/04/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend

Steve Toy & the Toylets (Exeter, late 70’s)
Song? “vultures over the white cliffs of dover”

Stig & the Lacerators (Lincoln? 7?)
Nick Fountaine (voc, later in XS-Energy)

Stiletto?
16/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
06/08/77 Electric Circus, Manchester
29/08/77 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
03/09/77 Speedway Stadium, Scheessel
11/09/77 Electric Circus, Manchester
22/09/77 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
24/11/77 City Tavern, Chelmsford
02/12/77 JB’s Club, Dudley
05/01/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London

Still?
08/02/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
12/05/78 JB’s Club, Dudley
25/07/78 Deeply Vale Festival, Manchester

Stillborns? (Northern Ireland)

Stone Cold Sober?
09/01/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
24/05/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
03/08/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Stormy Sex
13/03/78 Nottingham University
14/03/78 Phoenix Theatre, Leicester

Straits (Colchester, 77/78)
James Vane (voc, ex-Void, later News)

Stray Dogs
78        Alresford Town Hall

Street Heroes (Southampton)

Street Level?
02/06/77 Rebecca’s, Birmingham

Street Noise?
25/03/77 Clouds, Edinburgh
18/07/77 Tiffany’s, Edinburgh

Streetlite
15/11/78 Bogart’s, Birmingham

Strichnine
21/01/78 Good Mood, Halifax

Strictly Prohibited (Moy, late 70’s)

Strife?
10/09/77 JB’s Club, Dudley

Strike A Light
07/09/76 White Bear, Hounslow

Strokes
12/08/78 Polgooth Fayre, St Austell

Struggle
06/01/78 Double Six, Basildon

Studs (Suburban Studs?)
14/10/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
22/10/77 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London

Stukas (Wakefield, 76-78) ??

Stupid Six (Chorley, 77 – )

Subhumans
17/12/77 Golden Stones Hotel, Dunbar

Subject (Kingseat)
Peter Wishart (voc/keyb), Alan Wishart (bass), Keith Falconer (drms)

Subliminal Cuts
(track on VarA-New Wave From the Heart LP

Subliminal Gap
18/03/78 Ipswich

Subterraneans (Dublin, June 78-)
Andy Loughran (drms) & Pat Smith (bass)  – both ex-Gamblers

Subterraneans (Leamington Spa)
Mark Gibbons (gtr, later Abstracts)

Suck Her? (Glasgow)
10/09/77 Assembly Rooms, York

Sucker?
19/07/77 Stapleton Hall Tavern, Crouch Hill, London
05/08/77 Basement, Covent Garden, London
23/08/77 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
06/10/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
13/10/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
14/10/77 Pegasus, Stoke Newington
25/10/77 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
10/12/77 Red Deer, Croydon
18/03/78 Red Deer, Croydon
05/06/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
08/08/78 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
15/08/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
18/08/78 Double Six, Basildon
19/08/78 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
27/08/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
18/09/78 Red Deer, Croydon
28/09/78 Thomas a Becket, Old Kent Road, London
03/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
09/11/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Suffocation (or Suffercation?)
30/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Suicide? (Bradford)
ex-members of Spooky Tooth, Rudy & the Zipps
30/10/76 Bradford University
05/11/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Surgical Support (Altricham)
20/11/78 Check Inn, Trafford

Sux (Chelmsford, 77/78)
Bob Mardon (drms, also in The News)
77 Mid Essex Technical College, Chelmsford

Sweaters
21/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Swegas
06/12/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London

Swingers?
28/08/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Switch? (Lockerbie 77-79)
Bob Mitchell (gtr)
25/02/78 Jazz Club, Carlisle
05/78 Wig & Pen, Edinburgh
24/11/78 Transport Halls, Edinburgh
01/12/78 Clouds, Edinburgh

Swords (Eltham?)
09/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
11/07/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
18/07/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
01/08/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
21/08/77 Sundown, Charing Cross Rd, London
23/08/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
30/08/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
01/09/77 Mr George, Coventry (?)
02/09/77 Porterhouse, Retford (?)
03/09/77 Tracey’s, Gloucester (?)
04/09/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness (?)
05/09/77 Top of The World, Stafford (?)
06/09/77 Castaways Club, Plymouth (?)
08/09/77 Rafters, Manchester (?)
10/09/77 Tracey’s, Redditch (?)
11/09/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
11/09/77 Sundown, Charing Cross Rd, London (*)
12/09/77 Outlook Club, Doncaster (?)
13/09/77 Nikkers Club, Keighley
18/09/77 Grey Topper, Jacksdale
19/09/77 Buccaneer Bar, Brighton
20/09/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London (?)
20/09/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
21/09/77 400 Club, Torquay
25/09/77 Memorial Hall, Newbridge
01/10/77 Electric Circus, Manchester
14/10/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
15/10/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
17/10/77 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
19/10/77 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
20/10/77 Albany Empire, Deptford
03/12/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
04/01/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
19/01/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
20/01/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Sychodelic
02/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

System?
25/08/78 Tyldesley RFC

Systems (Southend)

Systum (Torquay)

Tall Boy (Bath, 77/78)
Tim Purr (alater in God’s Little Creatures)

Tall Story
26/06/78 Van Gogh, Basildon
28/07/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
06/08/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend
30/11/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London

Targets?
14/03/78 Albany Empire, Deptford
09/11/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
01/12/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Taurus?
03/04/77 St Brigid’s Parish Centre, Derry

Teaser (Brighton, 77)

Ted Vomit & the Mucoids (Boston, 78)
Nigel Dymond (drms, ex-Teeming Morons)

Teenage Skins
01/04/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Teenage Spots (Leicester, 77/78)

Teeth
20/12/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Tent Poles
13/11/77 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Tequila?
05/08/77 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
01/09/77 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
02/09/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
01/10/77 Friars (Maxwell Hall), Aylesbury
17/10/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
19/10/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
28/11/77 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
16/12/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
23/12/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
06/01/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
28/12/78 Majestic Hotel, Bournemouth (?)

Terminals
25/10/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London

Terror Sound
25/08/78 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London

Terry Chimes Band
Terry Chines (drms/voc, ex-Clash)
16/09/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

Test Tube Babies? (Nottingham)
09/02/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
23/02/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
09/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
10/03/78 KGB Dance Centre, Abbeydale Rd, Sheffield
16/03/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
27/04/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
08/06/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
29/06/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
27/07/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
10/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
17/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
24/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
31/08/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
07/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
14/09/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham
09/11/78 Hearty Good Fellow, Nottingham

The The (Leicester, 77)
Andy Ross (gtr), Dave Henderson (voc) both later in Disco Zombies

Theatre Wardrobe
01/12/77 Eric’s, Liverpool (audition night)

Therapy
07/01/78 Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath, Birmingham

These Strange & Beautiful Things
15/09/78 East Grinstead
18/09/78 Eagle, Clapham

Thief?
22/10/77 White Swan, Crystal Palace
26/11/77 Leslie Arms, Addiscombe
05/06/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
21/07/78 Freemason’s Tavern, Penge Rd, London

Thin Red Line (Isle of Wight, 78-79)
Nicholas ‘Razzle’ Dingley

Things (78?-80)

Thorns (Dublin, late 70’s)
Tony Murphy (voc/gtr), Colin Holmes (drms)

Thrillers
01/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
15/04/78 Railway Hotel, West Hampstead (Moonlight), London
25/05/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Thug
04/11/77 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Tight Shoes (Exeter, late 70’s)

Time Flies
23/08/78 Bridge Hotel, Newcastle

Time Lords
09/01/78 Smugglers Den, Hullbridge
16/03/78 Royalty Ballroom, Southgate, London

Time Machine?
11/06/78 Racehorse Pub, Northampton
20/08/78 Racehorse Pub, Northampton

Time Out
14/04/78 Rafters, Manchester (Stiff / Chiswick challenge)

T.N.T. (Dublin, 78)
15/08/78 Moran’s Hotel, Dublin

Toadslashers?
29/11/77 Great Harrys, Hemel Hempstead

Toes
29/10/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Tones
01/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
01/11/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
11/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Too Much (Bradford?)
27/04/78 Talk of Yorkshire Club, Bradford
28/04/78 Talk of Yorkshire Club, Bradford

Tools (London, 77)
15/07/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
22/08/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
08/09/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
09/09/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
18/09/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
20/09/77 Vortex, Wardour Street, London
14/10/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
29/10/77 University of London (Imperial College) (?)
08/11/77 Blimps, Dog & Pheasant, Newmarket Rd, Cambridge
24/11/77 Music Machine, Camden High St, London (?)

Tragic Mind?
21/12/78 F Club (Brannigans), Leeds

Traitors
26/03/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend

Transformer?
30/08/78 Great Western Hotel, Cardiff

Trash (Stafford, 77-78 – different band?)
04/07/77 Top of the World, Stafford

Transistor (could be Transistors?)
20/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Treatment Room (78-83 Wallend)
Tim Jones (gtr/voc, ex-Neon)

Trousers
21/04/78 Brooklands Technical College, Weybridge
04/05/78 Alhambra, Brighton

Trout
09/03/78 Cape of Good Hope, Oxford
10/03/78 Pavilion Club, Cheltenham
12/03/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham

Turbines
24/02/78 Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham
25/07/78 Town Arms, Nottingham
15/08/78 Nottingham
18/08/78 Test Match Inn, Nottingham
22/08/78 Blisworth
23/08/78 Nottingham
25/08/78 Sandpiper, Nottingham

Two Babies
28/09/78 Hopechapel Community Centre, Bristol

Two Timers (USA band?)
20/07/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
22/07/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
28/07/78 Sandpiper, Nottingham

(The) UK?
16/06/78 Clouds, Edinburgh (Farewell to the Roxy tour)
18/06/78 Clouds, Edinburgh

Un (High Wycombe. c77/78)
Dylan Jones (ex-Deathwish, later in Dads)

Undisputed Colours (Exeter, late 70’s)
John Jaques (voc)

United?
possibly some ex-Remus Down Boulevard, Kinks
14/05/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
28/05/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
04/06/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
18/06/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
26/08/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London
04/10/78 Music Machine, Camden High St, London
06/10/78 Central London Polytechnic
07/10/78 Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Units
12/09/78 Band on The Wall, Manchester

Unknown?
15/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Uproar?
10/01/76 Bettina’s, Euston Rd, London
20/07/76 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
04/09/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
02/10/76 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London

Urban Urges (Dublin, late c77-79)

Utensils (Tamworth)
later known as Ideal Husbands
07/07/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
28/07/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
11/08/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
18/08/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
25/08/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
01/09/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
08/09/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
15/09/78 Busmans Club, Sutton Coldfield
10/11/78 Arts Centre, Tamworth

Va Va Voom?
27/07/77 Swan, Hammersmith Broadway, London
29/07/77 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
27/08/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Valhalla?
01/04/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
18/04/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Valkyrie?
25/10/77 Tramshed, Woolwich, London

Vampires
01/11/77 Blimps, Dog & Pheasant, Newmarket Rd, Cambridge

Vendettas (Worcester, 78?)
Mike Crisp (voc)

Vengence
04/11/78 Locarno, Bristol

Ventilators (later known as The Vents)
Carlton Mounsher (bass, ex-Xtraverts)
04/04/78 Pegasus, Stoke Newington (?)
02/06/78 Town Hall, High Wycombe
14/07/78 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe (Vents)
18/08/78 Town Hall, High Wycombe (Vents)

Ventura Highway? (N. Ireland)
Jackie Hamilton

Venus Boys?
04/02/78 Lancaster University
27/02/78 Lancaster University

Verandah Boys
02/05/78 Tiffany’s, Edinburgh

Verbals
25/06/77 North East London Polytechnic

Verbs
20/11/78 Greengrove, Ennis

Vermin
04/10/77 Newlands Club, High Wycombe

Very Very Nervous? (a band?)
24/08/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London

VHF?
25/10/77 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London

Vice (Cheshunt)

Vice Squad (different band?)
19/01/78 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
18/03/78 Battle of Britain Hall, Uxbridge

Video?
27/03/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
30/04/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
09/06/78 Anglesey Hotel, Hednesford
11/06/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
02/07/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
23/07/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
30/07/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
13/08/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
20/08/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
27/08/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
03/09/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
15/09/78 Green Dragon, Stratford-upon-Avon
16/09/78 Town Hall, Walsall
17/09/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham
19/11/78 Railway Hotel, Birmingham

Vince Clit?
23/02/77 Newcastle Polytechnic

Vince Volt & the Potential Difference (Exeter, late 70’s)

Vincent Pube & the Rockettes
05/09/77 Tiffany’s, Edinburgh

Vinyl Degenerates (Southend, 78)
John Dee (ex-Idiot)
15/07/78 Berry Boys Club, Laindon
26/07/78 Woodlands Youth Centre, Southend

Vince Scream & the Pipers (Birmingham, 78)
(John Dowie backing band)

Violation
23/04/77 Pier Pavilion, Hastings

Violent (London, 77)
02/07/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
18/08/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London

Violent Daffodils (Portsmouth)

Virus (77/78)
11/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
28/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
11/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
13/03/78 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
29/07/78 Basement, Shelton St, London

Void (Colchester, 76-77)
James Vane/butcher (voc, later in Straits)

Volatile Romance (Bristol)
Alister Scarlett, Phillip Rice, John Baily, Andy Denning

Vomiting Delussionz (Lincoln, 77)

Vomits
02/09/78 Community Garden, Covent Garden

Vultures (Thornaby)
07/09/78 Teessider Pub, Stockton
26/09/78 St Mary’s College, Middlesbrough

W12 Spots (Acton, Oct 77)

Waldo & the Wimps?
23/12/78 Electric Ballroom, Camden High St, London

Walking Wounded? (London)
04/03/77 City of London Polytechnic
12/05/78 Broom, London
15/09/78 Wilsey Down Hotel, Hallworthy

Wankers (Bangor, 74)
Scott saunders Chris haley Live recording exists

Ward 34 (Birmingham, 78-79)
“Religion for the 70’s” released Oct 79

Warhead (Birmingham)
NWOBHM
17/07/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
22/01/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

Waste (could be Solid Waste?)
25/10/77 Blimps, Dog & Pheasant, Newmarket Rd, Cambridge
22/11/77 Blimps, Dog & Pheasant, Newmarket Rd, Cambridge

Wasted (London)

Wasters (Bournemouth, 78?/79)
Ken Palmer (voc/gtr), Pat Ted (gtr), Dave Emeny (bass), Pete Evans (drms)

Weazel (Doncaster?) c78

Weeke Jokes
Oliver Gray
21/07/77 Henry Beaufort School, Winchester

Weights?
06/10/18 Newcastle University, Canteen

Wet Paint
11/01/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

The What (Hull)?

Whips (78-80)

White Heat (Ayr, 77)
Mike Scott (voc/gtr, later in Bootlegs)

White noise (Glengormley, late 70’s)

White Rage?
28/08/77 Queen’s Hotel, Southend

Whizz Kids (different band?)
15/01/78 Shrimpers Club, Southend

Why Not?
15/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Wiffer?
12/08/78 Moss Bank Festival, Bolton

Wiggling Wombats?
13/06/78 Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds

Wild Hog
13/08/77 Courtyard, Bicester

Wild Thing
20/10/77 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London

Wild Wax Show?
20/12/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London

Wild Youth (Waltham Cross, 78)
26/05/78 Red Lion, Leytonstone

Willi & the Visitors
07/01/78 Eric’s, Liverpool

Winders
06/11/77 City Tavern, Chelmsford
24/11/77 Mr Digby’s, Birkenhead
25/11/77 Rock Garden, Middlesbrough
26/11/77 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
08/12/77 Bolton Technical College
29/01/78 Queensway (Civic) Hall, Dunstable

Wolfpack?
25/07/77 Rebecca’s, Birmingham

Words (St Albans, 76)
Tanya hyde (voc, later in Tormentors)

Working Class Heroes
30/08/78 Fernley Hotel, Bath
31/08/78 Crockers, Bristol
01/09/78 Crockers, Bristol

Works?
23/02/78 Reading University

World Service?
10/04/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
21/05/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
01/07/78 Jackson Lane Community Centre, London
24/07/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London
31/07/78 Tramshed, Woolwich, London
06/08/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Worst (Dalkey, Dublin 77)
Kilkenny open air gig 77

WSS ? (Chester)
#1 Simon Lewis (drms), Mark Dross (voc), Tim Wilday (gtr), Tony Burns (bass); #2 Mike Villey replaced Simon Lewis

X Men (Leicester)

X-Films (Bromley, 78)
07/03/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
29/07/78 William Morris Hall, Bromley

X-ITS ? (Swindon, late 70’s)

X-OD?
11/08/78 Guildhall, Salisbury

X-Spurts (Portsmouth)

X-Ray (Truro, 76)
Paul Lewis

Xero
30/11/78 Sheffield Polytechnic

XLR8 (Exeter, late 70’s)
Richard Cross

XR21 (78)
03/01/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Xtians (Bath, 78-79)
Rob Fisher (later in Neon (Bristol, 79-81)

Xtras? (Sheffield, 78)

Yeah Yeahs (78)
Neil McCormack

Yonkers?
02/06/78 Town Hall, High Wycombe

Yorkshire Relish
10/03/78 Bradford

Young Death (77)
01/11/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Youngsters
11/03/78 Tabernacle, Kensington, London

Youth (Essex)

Youth (Preston, 77-78)
Roy Hesketh (bass/voc, later in New Suburbia, A Few Tears)
??/08/77 St Joseph’s, Preston
??/08/77 St Augustines, Preston
??/09/77 Carters Arms Social Club, Preston
??/10/77 Bamber Bridge, Preston

Yo-Yo’s (Manchester?)
14/04/78 Rafters, Manchester

Z-benz? (78)
13/12/78 John Bull, Chiswick High Rd, London

Zabandip? (78)
06/02/78 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London

Zal?
26/02/78 Barbarella’s, Birmingham

Zenith (Walkinstown, Dublin late 70’s)
later became Zero Hour

Ziggy & the Buzz (York?, 77-78)
17/12/77 Assembly Rooms, York

Zigzag
03/04/77 St Brigid’s Parish Centre, Derry

Zippos

Zitz
13/06/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
30/07/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
19/09/78 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London

Zo
18/03/78 Battle of Britain Hall, Uxbridge

Zuggs (Bangor, 78-?)

(?) = noted but some uncertainty with date, venue or whether band played
(*) = band originally booked but did not appear, gig cancelled and/or date moved

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