Stranglers

(Guildford, Surrey 74 – present)
originally called the Guildford Stranglers, also gigged as Oil & the Slicks, The Chiddingfold Chokers & The Old Codgers

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

The Stranglers

(Get a ) Grip (on yourself) 7” (United Artists, UP-36211) released Jan 77
Tracks: (Get a ) Grip (on yourself), London lady

Rattus Norvegicus LP (United Artists, UAG-30045) recorded Dec 76 – Jan 77, released Apr 77
Tracks: Sometimes, Goodbye Toulouse, London lady, Princess of the streets, Hanging around, Peaches, Grip, Ugly, Down in the street

Choosie susie 7” (United Artists, FREE-3) released Apr 77, issued with Rattius LP *recorded Nashville, London 10-12-76
Tracks: Choosie susie, Peasant in the big shitty (live)*

Peaches promo 7” (United Artists, FREE-4) released May 77
Tracks: Peaches, Go buddy go

Peaches 7” (United Artists, UP-36248) released May 77
Tracks: Peaches, Go Buddy Go

Something better change 7” (United Artists, UP-36277) released Jul 77
Tracks: Something better change, Straighten out

Something better change 7” (A&M, AM-1973) released 77, USA
Tracks: Something better change, Hanging around, Grip, Straighten out

No More Heroes LP (United Artists, UAG-30200) recorded Jul 77, released Sep 77
Tracks: I feel like a wog, Bitching, Dead ringers, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Something better change, No more heroes, Peasant in the big shitty, Burning up time, English towns, School mam

No more heroes promo 7” (United Artists, FREE-8) released Sep 77
Tracks: No more heroes

No more heroes 7” (United Artists, UP-36300) released Sep 77
Tracks: No more heroes, In the shadows

Various Artists – Rockbusters ’77 LP (Festival, L-27028) released 77, Australia
Tracks: Get a grip (edited)

Something better change 7″ (United Artists, JB-127) split 7″ released 77, Italy. *Metro
Tracks: Criminal World*, Something better change

5 minutes 7” (United Artists, UP-36350) released Jan 78
Tracks: 5 minutes, Rok it to the moon

Nice n Sleazy 7” (United Artists, UP-36379) released Apr 78
Tracks: Nice n Sleazy, Shut up

Nice n Sleazy (mono) promo 7” (A&M, 2054-S) released 78, USA
Tracks: Nice n Sleazy (mono), Nice n sleazy (stereo)

Various Artists – Foreplay: A&M’s Pre-Release Sampler 7″ (A&M, SP-17017) released 78
Tracks: Tank, Nice n sleazy

Various Artists – Punk Off! LP (United Artists, UALM-18500) released 77, Italy
Tracks: No More heroes, Peaches

Various Artists – No Wave LP (A&M, SP-4738) released 78, USA
Tracks: Bring on the nubiles, Nice n sleazy

Black & White LP (United Artists, UAG-30222) recorded Feb 78, released May 78
Tracks: Tank, Nice n sleazy, Outside Tokyo, Sweden, Hey!, Toiler on the sea, Curfew, Threatened, Do you wanna, Death & night & blood, In the shadows, Enough time

Walk on by 7” (United Artists, FREE-9) released Feb 78, issued with Black & White LP
Tracks: Walk on by, Mean to me, Tits

Walk on by 7” (United Artists, UP-36429) released Jul 78
Tracks: Walk on by, Old Codger, Tank

Various Artists – Hope & Anchor Front Row Festival LP (Warner Brothers, K-66077) recorded 22-11-77, released Sep 78
Tracks: Straighten out, Hanging around

Live (X Cert) LP (United Artists, UAG-30224) recorded; * Roundhouse Jun 77, ** Roundhouse 5-11-77, *** Roundhouse 6-11-77, **** Battersea Park Sep 78, released feb 79
Tracks: Grip**, Dagenham dave**, Burning up time**, Dead ringer***, Hanging around*, I feel like a wog**, Straighten out**, Curfew****, Do you wanna****, Death & night & blood****, 5 minutes**, Go buddy go****

Various Artists – Meet the New (Punk) Wave LP (EMI-Bovema, 5C 050-25896) Released 78, Holland
Tracks: Straightern Out, Peaches

Various Artists – Street Music: No Heroes, No Legends LP (United Artists, GP-577) released 78, Japan
Tracks: Straighten Out, (Get a) Grip (On yourself), Choosey susie, Go Buddy go

Various Artists – ΠΑΝΚ ΡΟΚ LP (Epic, EPCX-82061) released 78, Greece
Tracks: 5 Minutes, No more heroes, Nice n sleazy

Omega Dance Orchestra

In the mood 7” (SON-EP-106) released 52 white label test pressing
Tracks: In the mood, Apple Honey

J J Burnel

Euroman Cometh LP (United Artists, UAG-30214) recorded late 78, released, Apr 79
Tracks: Euroman, Jellyfish, Freddie laker, Euromess, Deutschland nicht uber alles, Do the European, Tout comprendre, Triumph, Pretty face, Crabs, Eurospeed

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

The Stranglers

Demo recorded Dec 74, The Jackpot, Guildford. “Home Demos”
Tracks: Country chaser, Make you mine, I know it, Charlie boy, Chinatown, Evening shadow, White wedding

Demo recorded Dec 74, TW Studios, Fulham
Tracks: My young dreams, My young dreams #2, Strange little girl, Wasted, Strange little girl #2, Strange little girl #3

Unreleased 7” (Safari Records) recorded Mar 75
Tracks: My young dreams

Railway Tavern, Redhill 15-11-75
Tracks: Princess of the streets

Demo recorded Mar 76, Foel Studio, Wales
Tracks: Tomorrow was the hereafter, Tomorrow was the hereafter #2, Peaches, Bitching, Down in the sewer

Demo recorded 11/12-7-76, Pebble Beach Studio, Worthing
Tracks: (Get a) grip (on yourself), Bitching, Go buddy go

Demo recorded Jul 76, Riverside Studio, Chiswick
Tracks: (Get a) grip (on yourself), Peasant in the big shitty

Nashville Rooms, London 10-10-76
Tracks: (Get A) Grip (On Yourself), Sometimes, Bitching, Peasant in the Big Shitty, Hanging Around, Peaches, Ugly, London Lady, Down in the Sewer, Walk on By, Go Buddy Go

Hammersmith Odeon, London 23-10-76 (recorded for unreleased LP (United Artists)
Tracks: Get a grip on yourself, Sometimes, Bitching, Peasant in the big shitty, Hanging around, Peaches, Ugly, Down in the sewer, Go buddy go

7” & 10” Acetates (Trident) recorded 77
Tracks: Grip, London lady

7” Acetate (Trident) recorded/released 77
Tracks: Something better change, Straighten out

Straighten Out 7″ Acetate (Trident) recorded/released 77, split 7″ w/Trickster*
Tracks: Straighten Out, Feelin’ Takes You*

7” Acetate (Trident) recorded/released 77
Tracks: No more heroes

7” Acetate (Trident) recorded/released 77
Tracks: In the shadows

Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow University 12-2-77
Tracks: Grip, Sometimes, Bitching, School mam, Peasant in the big shitty, Straighten out, Hanging around, Peaches, Ugly, London lady, Down in the sewer

Miniqui Hall, Falkirk 13-2-77
Tracks: Something better change, Hanging around, I fee like a wog, Straighten out

Rock Garden, Middlesborough 24-2-77
Tracks: Grip, Bitching, Down in the sewer, Go buddy go, Go buddy go #2, Hanging around, London lady, Peasant in the big shitty, School mam, Something better change, Sometimes, Straighten out, Ugly

BBC John Peel session recorded 1-3-77
Tracks: Hanging around, I feel like a wog, Goodbye Toulouse, Something better change

Roxy, London 4-4-77 (Tracks unknown)

Roundhouse, London 16 or 17 april 77
Tracks: Dagenham dave, School mam, Peasant in the big shitty, Straighten out, No more heroes, Peaches, I feel like a wog, Hanging around, Ugly, London lady, Down in the sewer, Grip, Something better change

BBC Radio 1 in Concert (BBC Transcription Services, 276), Norwich 23-4-77
Tracks: Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Peaches, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, London lady

Capital Radio session recorded Apr 77 (Tracks unknown)

Electric Circus, Manchester 5-6-77
Tracks: Grip, Sometimes, I feel like a wog, Dagenham dave, School mam, Peasant in the big city, Peaches, No more heroes, Hanging around, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, Ugly

Top Rank, Sheffield 12-6-77
Tracks: No more heroes, Ugly, Bring on the nubiles, Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Dead ringer, Hanging around, 5 minutes, something better change, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Burning up time, London lady, Peaches, Grip

Roundhouse, London 26-6-77
Tracks: Grip, Sometimes, I feel like a wog, Dgenham dave, Dead Ringers, Bitching, Peaches, No more heroes, Hanging around, Something better change

Rotterdam Festival, Stockholm, Aug 77
Tracks: Grip, Ugly, Straighten out, Bring on the nubiles, Peaches, I feel like a wog, Dagenham dave, Hanging around, Dead ringer, Sometimes, No more heroes, Something better change, Burning up time, London lady, Down in the sewer, 5 minutes

Paradiso, Amsterdam 2-9-77
Tracks: Grip, Ugly, Straighten oout, Bring on the nubiles, Peaches, I feel like a wog, Dagenham dave, Hanging around, Dead ringer, No more heroes, Something better change, Burning up time, London lade, Down in the sewer, 5 minutes

BBC John Peel session recorded 13-9-77
Tracks: Dead ringer, No more heroes, Burning up time, Bring on the nubiles

Odeon, Canterbury 25-9-77
Tracks: Ugly, Straighten out, Bring on the nubiles, Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Something better change, Bitching, I feel like a wog, Five minutes, Burning up time

Mountford Hall, Liverpool University 14-10-77
Tracks: English towns, Bring on the nubiles, No more heroes, No more heroes #2, Ugly, Bring on the nubiles #2, Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Dead ringer, Hanging around, 5 minutes, Something better change, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Burning up time, London lady, Grip, Down in the sewer

Apollo, Glasgow 16-10-77
Tracks: No More Heroes, Ugly, Bring on the Nubiles, Dead Ringer, Sometimes, Dagenham Dave, Goodbye Toulouse, Hanging Around, Five Minutes, Bitching, Burning Up Time, I Feel Like a Wog, Straighten Out, Something Better Change, London Lady, Peaches, (Get a) Grip (On Yourself), Go Buddy Go

Top Rank, Sheffield 19-10-77
Tracks: No more heroes, Ugly, Bring on the nubiles, Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Dead ringer, Hanging around, 5 minutes, Something better change, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Burning up time, London lady, Peaches, Grip

Hastings Pavilion 29-10-77
Tracks: Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Dead ringer, Hanging around, 5 minutes, Burning up time, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Something better change, London lady

Roundhouse, London 5-11-77
Tracks: No more heroes, Dead ringer, Sometimes, Dagenham dave, Hanging around, Bitching, Burning up time, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Something better change, London lady, Peaches

Hope & Anchor, London 22-11-77
Tracks: Tits, Choosey Susie, Goodbye Toulouse, Bitching, Mean to me, School mam, Peasant in the big shitty, In the shadow, Walk on by, Princess of the street, Go buddy go, Hanging around, Dagenham dave, Sometimes, Bring on the nubiles, London lady

Paradiso, Amsterdam 27-11-77
Tracks: No more heroes, Ugly, Bring on the nubiles, Sometimes, Dead ringer, Dagenham dave, Hanging around, 5 minutes, Burning up time, I feel like a wog, Straighten out, Something better change

Demo recorded 77 Skydog Poubelles session
Tracks: Walk on by

Demo recorded 77
Tracks: No more heroes

7” Acetate (Trident) recorded 78, also printed by Master Room
Tracks: 5 minutes

7” Acetate (Trident) recorded 78
Tracks: Nice n sleazy

10” Acetate (Masteroom) recorded 78
Tracks: Shut up

Privates, New York 28-3-78?
Tracks: Burning up time, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Sometimes, London lady, Down in the sewer, Curfew, Tank, Nice n sleazy, Threatened, Do you wanna, Death and night and blood, Sweden, Toiler on the sea, 5 minutes, Grip

San Francisco Mar 78
Tracks: Burning up time, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, London lady, Hanging around, Grip

Act One Club, Philadelphia 21-3-78 (Tracks unknown)

Agora Ballroom, Cleveland 3-4-78
Tracks: Grip, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Nice n sleazy, No more heroes, Tank, Threatened, Burning up time, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, 5 minutes, Toiler on the sea

Dooley’s Tavern, East Lancing, USA 10-4-78
Tracks: Grip, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Nice n sleazy, No more heroes, Tank, Threatened, Burning up time, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, Peaches, Toiler on the sea

Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto 14-4-78
Tracks: Grip, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Nice n sleazy, No more heroes, Tank, Threatened, Burning up time, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, Something better change

Club 4, Oslo 5-5-78
Tracks: Grip, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Nice n sleazy, Something better change, No more heroes, Tank, Threatened, I feel like a wog, Burning up time, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, Toiler on the sea

Orebo, Stockholm 7-5-78
Tracks: Grip, Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Nice n sleazy, Something better change, No more heroes, Tank, Threatened, I feel like a wog, Burning up time, Straighten out, London lady, Down in the sewer, 5 minutes, Toiler on the sea

The Stadium Theatre, Paris 12-5-78
Tracks: Ugly, I feel like a wog, Burning up time, Bring on the nubiles, Hanging around, London lady, No more heroes, Something better change, Curfew, Do you wanna, Death and night and blood, Nice n sleazy, Threatened, Sweden, Tank, 5 minutes

Madrid 19-5-78
Tracks: Dagenham dave, Bring on the nubiles, Dead ringer, Hanging around, Sometimes, Ugly, London lady, Down in the sewer, Curfew, Tank, Nice n sleazy, Threatened, Sweden, Toiler on the sea, 5 minutes, No more heroes

Apollo, Glasgow 26-5-78
Tracks: Ugly, Sometimes, Hanging Around, Goodbye Toulouse, I Feel Like a Wog, Dead Ringer, Bring on the Nubiles, Tank, London Lady, Princess of the Streets

Apollo, Glasgow 28-5-78
Tracks: Bitching, Down in the Sewer, Dead Ringer, Sometimes, Hanging Around, Burning Up Time, I Feel Like a Wog, London Lady, Nice’n’sleazy, Tank, Curfew, Go Buddy Go, Toiler on the Sea, Do You Wanna?, Death and Night and Blood(Yukio), Threatened, Ugly, Five Minutes, My Baby Left Me, No More Heroes, Something Better Change

Bingley Hall, Stafford 30-5-78
Tracks: intro, Burning Up Time, Dagenham Dave, Bring on the Nubiles, Goodbye Toulouse, Peasant in the Big Shitty, Princess of the Streets, Dead Ringer, Hanging Around, Ugly, Sometimes, I Feel Like a Wog, Go Buddy Go, Curfew, Tank, Outside Tokyo, Nice n Sleazy, Threatened, Do You Wanna?, Death and Night and Blood, Sweden, Toiler on the Sea, Five Minutes

Nashville Rooms, London 3-9-78
Tracks: Grip, I feel like a wog, Go buddy go, Sverige, Ugly, Princess of the streets, Peaches, Nice n sleazy, Do you wanna, Death and night and blood, Something better change, Straighten out, Bitching, Down in the sewer, 5 minutes

Revolver TV show 22-7-78
Tracks: Tank, Curfew

Battersea Park, London 16-9-78
Tracks: Grip, London lady, Go buddy go, Peaches, Hanging around, Bring on the nubiles, Something better change, No more heroes, Curfew, Do you wanna, Death and night and blood, Threatened, Nice n Sleazy, Toiler on the sea

Manchester Apollo 28-9-78
Tracks: Ugly, I feel like a wog, Burning up time, Bring on the nubiles, Hanging around, Princess of the streets, London lady, No more heroes, Curfew, Do you wanna, Death & night & blood, Nice n sleazy, Threatened, Sweden, Tank, 5 minutes, Toiler on the sea

Bataclan, Paris 6-10-78
Tracks: Ugly, I feel like a wog, Burning up time, Bring on the nubiles, Hanging around, London lady, No more heroes, Something better change, Curfew, Do you wanna, Death & night & blood, Nice n sleazy, Threatened, Sweden, Tank, 5 minutes, toiler on the sea

Surrey University, Guildford 19-10-78 “BBC Rock goes to College”
Tracks: Ugly, I feel like a wog, Bring on the nubiles, Burning up time, Hanging around

Demo recorded 78
Tracks: Tank

London Ladies bootleg-LP (RZM Productions, RZM-201) recorded Roundhouse 6-11-77, released 78
Tracks: Dead Ringer, Sometimes, Dagenham Dave, Hanging Around, Veins, Burning Up Time, Straighten Out, I Feel Like A Wog, Something Better Change, London Lady, Peaches

Rusty Butler

Demo recorded Nov / Dec 73, Saturn studios, Worthing
Tracks: Drivin’ Rose, Truth games, Freefall

Dave Greenfield

Demo recorded 74/75 for unreleased LP (Tracks unknown)

 

Further Information;

http://www.thestranglers.net
http://www.mamstore.co.uk/stranglers
http://www.hughcornwell.com
http://www.strangled.co.uk
http://www.themeninblack.co.uk
http://www.stranglers.org.uk
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Stranglers
http://www.punk77.co.uk/groups/Stranglers.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/a96d82a0-cdca-40bf-b4c8-3d7ec178d85b

Line ups;

Omega Dance Orchestra 
50’s
Jet Black (drms)
Kevin Hegarty (trumpet)
Michael Healey (sax)

Emil & the Detectives
64
Hugh Cornwell (bass/voc)
Richard Thompson (gtr)
Elvis ? (gtr)
Malcolm (gtr)
Nick Jones (drms)

Movement
65 – 66
Nick Jones (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc)
Richard Thompson (gtr)

Mark Adam Showband
60’s
Dave Greenfield (organ)
Keith Olive (bass)
Ashston Spencer (voc)
Jason Sinclair (drms)
Des Mills (drms)

Initials/Rusty Butler/Credo
early 70’s – 75
Dave Greenfield (keyb/voc)

Johnny Sox (swe) #1
72 – 74
Gyrth Godwin (voc)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Mike (drms)
Jan Knutsson (bass)
Hans Warmling (gtr)

#2
73 – 74
Gyrth Godwin (voc)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Mike (drms)
Jan Knutsson (bass)
Kai Hansson

#3
early 74
Gyrth Godwin (voc)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Jan Knutsson (bass)
Jet Black (drms)

Wanderlust #1
early 74
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)

#2
Apr 74
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
JJ Burnel (bass)

Guildford Stranglers / Stranglers #1
Apr 74 – 75
JJ Burnel (bass)
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Hans Warmling (gtr)

#2
75 – Apr 75
JJ Burnel (bass)
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)

#3
Apr – May 75
JJ Burnel (bass)
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Igor Saxophonich (sax)

#4
May 75 – Aug 90
JJ Burnel (bass)
Jet Black (drms)
Hugh Cornwell (voc/gtr)
Dave Greenfield (keyb)

J J Burnell Band
78-79
JJ Burnel (bass/voc)
Peter Howells (drms)
Brian James (gtr)
Lew Lewis (harm)
Carey Fortune (drms)
John Ellis (gtr)

Peter Howells is also in The Drones.  Hans Warmling is ex-Jackie Fountains (Sweden), Barabus, later in Kal P Dal
Brian James is ex-Damned and also in Brian James & the Brains
Lew Lewis is also in Lew Lewis’ Reformer.  Richard Thompson is later in Fairport Convention
Carey Fortune is also in Chelsea, John Ellis is ex-Vibrators, also in Rapid Eye Movement

 

Gigography (up to end 78, Incomplete)
Johnny Sox
12/01/74 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London (Johnny Sox)
01/74 Lord Nelson, Holloway, London (Johnny Sox)
17/01/74 Newlands Tavern, Peckham, London (Johnny Sox)
Stranglers
11/09/74 Star Pub, Guildford (1st gig)
04/12/74 Lord Nelson, Holloway, London
08/12/74 Brecknock, Camden Rd, London
30/12/74 Western Counties, Paddington, London
24/08/75 Watchfield Free Festival, Swindon
09/75      Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
10/10/75 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
01/11/75 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
07/11/75 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
15/11/75 Railway Tavern, Redhill
21/11/75 Cart & Horses, Stratford, London
28/11/75 Target Club, Reading
01/12/75 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
05/12/75 New River Arms, Turnford
21/12/75 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
02/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
03/01/76 Alhambra, Brighton
04/01/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
05/01/76 Red Lion, Ockley
06/01/76 Brook
08/01/76 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
09/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
10/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
11/01/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
14/01/76 Thames Polytechnic, Woolwich, London
15/01/76 Windsor Castle, Harrow Rd, London
16/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
17/01/76 White Knight, Crawley
18/01/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
20/01/76 Western Counties, Paddington, London
21/01/76 Goodwill To All, London
22/01/76 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London
23/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
24/01/76 Ruberoid, London
25/01/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
26/01/76 Red Lion, Ockley
27/01/76 Upstairs at Ronnie’s, Soho, London
28/01/76 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
29/01/76 Golden Lion, Fulham, London
30/01/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
31/01/76 Newlands Tavern, Peckham, London
01/02/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
09/02/76 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
11/02/76 Freewheelers, Leicester
13/02/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
14/02/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
15/02/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
16/02/76 Newlands Tavern, Peckham, London
20/02/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
21/02/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
22/02/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
23/02/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
25/02/76 Salisbury College of Art
27/02/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
28/02/76 Weymouth College of Education
29/02/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
29/02/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
03/03/76 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
07/03/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
08/03/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
10/03/76 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
11/03/76 Hornsey Art College, London
23/03/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
24/03/76 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
30/03/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
03/04/76 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
10/04/76 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
13/04/76 Speakeasy, Margaret Street, London
17/04/76 Raven Hotel, London
22/04/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
30/04/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
01/05/76 Young Conservative Club, Purley Halls
07/05/76 Newland Park College, Chalfont St Giles
16/05/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
17/05/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
19/05/76 Bogart’s, Birmingham
22/05/76 Central Hall, Kettering
23/05/76 Palace Theatre, Newark
24/05/76 Locarno, Leeds
25/05/76 Tiffany’s, Harlow
26/05/76 Corn Exchange, Cambridge
27/05/76 Brunel University, Uxbridge
28/05/76 Gaiety Theatre, Leicester
31/05/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
04/06/76 St Osyth’s College, Clacton
07/06/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
10/06/76 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
12/06/76 Valley FC, Redditch
14/06/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
15/06/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
17/06/76 Town Hall, Wandsworth, London
28/06/76 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
04/07/76 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
05/07/76 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
09/07/76 Forest School, London
11/07/76 Forest School, London
13/07/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
14/07/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London (?)
15/07/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
16/07/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London (?)
17/07/76 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London (?)
20/07/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
21/07/76 Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
25/07/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
26/07/76 Wye College, Ashford
30/07/76 Chelmsford Prison
31/07/76 Pier Pavilion, Hastings
01/08/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
03/08/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
13/08/76 University of London (Kings College)
24/08/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
09/76      Squat, Devas Street, Manchester
06/09/76 Rochester Castle, Stoke Newington
14/09/76 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
28/09/76 Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
01/10/76 Eric’s, Liverpool
01/10/76 Westcliff, Clacton (?)
05/10/76 Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London
07/10/76 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
08/10/76 University of London (Kings College)
09/10/76 Digby Stuart College, Roehampton
10/10/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
12/10/76 Top Rank, Cardiff
15/10/76 South Bank Polytechnic, London
16/10/76 Westfield College, Hampstead, London
17/10/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
18/10/76 Wales
19/10/76 Wales
20/10/76 Wales
22/10/76 Hammersmith Odeon, London
23/10/76 Hammersmith Odeon, London
24/10/76 Odeon Theatre, Birmingham
25/10/76 Odeon Theatre, Birmingham
26/10/76 Top Rank, Cardiff
28/10/76 Free Trade Hall, Manchester
28/10/76 Granary, Bristol (*)
30/10/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
30/10/76 Portsmouth Polytechnic (?)
02/11/76 Kent University, Canterbury
04/11/76 Granary, Bristol
05/11/76 York University
06/11/76 Reading University
07/11/76 Marquee Club, Wardour Street, London
09/11/76 Acklam Hall, Ladbrooke Grove, London
11/11/76 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
12/11/76 Cardiff University
13/11/76 Valley FC, Redditch
14/11/76 Torrington Arms, Finchley, London
15/11/76 Oxford Polytechnic
17/11/76 Bradford University
18/11/76 Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds
19/11/76 Newcastle Polytechnic
20/11/76 JB’s Club, Dudley (*)
20/11/76 Teeside Polytechnic, Middlesbrough
21/11/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
25/11/76 Bangor University
27/11/76 Cleopatra’s, Derby
28/11/76 Tom Cotton’s, Hull
29/11/76 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
30/11/76 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
02/12/76 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
03/12/76 JB’s Club, Dudley
04/12/76 Paradise Rooms, Burton
10/12/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
11/12/76 Friars (Vale Hall), Aylesbury
12/12/76 Strathclyde University, Glasgow
13/12/76 Tiffany’s, Edinburgh
16/12/76 Nag’s Head, High Wycombe
23/12/76 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
02/01/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
16/01/77 Skindles, Maidenhead
20/01/77 Red Deer, Croydon
21/01/77 Royal College of Art, Kensington, London
22/01/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
24/01/77 Toby Jug, Tolworth
29/01/77 Brighton Art College
30/01/77 Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
01/02/77 Markthalle, Hamburg
02/02/77 Markthalle, Hamburg (?)
09/02/77 Central Hall, Woking
11/02/77 Robert Gordon College, Aberdeen
12/02/77 Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow
13/02/77 Maniqui, Falkirk
14/02/77 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
15/02/77 Alexandria Club, Newport
18/02/77 Crawley Technical College
19/02/77 Priory Hotel, Scunthorpe
21/02/77 Kent University, Canterbury
22/02/77 University of Essex, Colchester
23/02/77 Newcastle Polytechnic
24/02/77 Rock Garden, Middlesbrough
25/02/77 Penthouse, Scarborough
26/02/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
28/02/77 Outlook Club, Doncaster
01/03/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham (?)
03/03/77 Huddersfield Polytechnic
04/03/77 Lafayette Club, Wolverhampton (?)
05/03/77 Electric Circus, Manchester
06/03/77 Tow Bar Inn, Nethertown, Egremont
07/03/77 Town Hall, Hawick (?)
08/03/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
09/03/77 Unity Hall, Wakefield
10/03/77 York University (?)
11/03/77 Penny Farthing, Ulverston
12/03/77 CF Mott Trainig College, Liverpool
16/03/77 Affair, Swindon
17/03/77 Manor Ballroom, Ipswich (*)
18/03/77 Sussex University, Brighton (?)
18/03/77 University of London (Royal Holloway College)
21/03/77 Top of The World, Stafford
22/03/77 Drones Club, Bridgend
23/03/77 Woods, Drake Circus, Plymouth
24/03/77 Garden, Penzance
26/03/77 Pier Pavilion, Hastings
27/03/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon
28/03/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
29/03/77 Roxy Club, Covent Garden, London
30/03/77 Incognito, Darlington (?)
01/04/77 Leeds Polytechnic
02/04/77 Tow Bar Inn, Nethertown, Egremont
02/04/77 Winter Gardens, Cleethorpes (?)
03/04/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness
06/04/77 Roundabout Club, Newport
07/04/77 Paris Theatre, Lower Regent Street, London
08/04/77 Buccaneer Bar, Brighton
11/04/77 Buccaneer Bar, Brighton
14/04/77 Granary, Bristol (*)
15/04/77 Sports Centre, Bracknell (*)
16/04/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
17/04/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
19/04/77 Belgium (*)
19/04/77 Sheffield (?)
20/04/77 Le Havre (*)
21/04/77 MJC, Dunkirk (*)
22/04/77 Bluebird Disco, Geneva (*)
23/04/77 Bluebird Disco, Geneva (*)
24/04/77 Paris
25/04/77 Palais des Glaces, Paris (*)
27/04/77 Champs Epernay, Daysur (*)
02/05/77 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London
11/05/77 Winning Post, Whitton, Twickenham (?)
13/05/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
14/05/77 Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh
15/05/77 Maxim’s, Barrow-In-Furness
16/05/77 Town Hall, Middlesbrough (?)
19/05/77 Tiffany’s, Coventry (*)
20/05/77 Brunel University, Uxbridge
21/05/77 Sports Centre, Bletchley
22/05/77 City Hall, Glasgow (?)
22/05/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon (*)
23/05/77 Paris
24/05/77 Top Rank, Brighton
25/05/77 Greyhound, Park Lane, Croydon (*)
25/05/77 University of Essex, Colchester
26/05/77 St Andrews Hall, Norwich
27/05/77 Top Rank, Cardiff
28/05/77 Odeon Theatre, Canterbury
29/05/77 Civic Hall, Guildford
30/05/77 Village Bowl, Bournemouth
31/05/77 Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
01/06/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
02/06/77 Barbarella’s, Birmingham
03/06/77 Corn Exchange, Cambridge
04/06/77 Casino, Wigan
05/06/77 Electric Circus, Manchester
06/06/77 Tiffany’s, Coventry
07/06/77 Odeon, Taunton
08/06/77 Castaways Club, Plymouth
09/06/77 Town Hall, Torquay (*)
10/06/77 Grand Pavilion, Llandrindod Wells
11/06/77 California Ballroom, Dunstable
11/06/77 Kursaal Ballroom, Southend (*)
12/06/77 Top Rank, Sheffield
13/06/77 King George’s Hall, Blackburn (?)
13/06/77 Town Hall, Leeds (*)
14/06/77 Tiffany’s, Shrewsbury
15/06/77 City Hall, Newcastle
16/06/77 Town Hall, Middlesbrough
17/06/77 Gaumont Theatre, Doncaster
18/06/77 Imperial Ballroom, Blackpool (*)
18/06/77 Town Hall, Cheltenham (*)
19/06/77 Empire Theatre, Liverpool (?)
19/06/77 Eric’s, Liverpool
19/06/77 King George’s Hall, Blackburn (?)
19/06/77 Playhouse, Nottingham (?)
20/06/77 Top of The World, Stafford
21/06/77 Victoria Hall, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent
22/06/77 Apollo, Glasgow
23/06/77 Sports Centre, Bracknell (*)
23/06/77 Winter Gardens, Cleethorpes
24/06/77 Exhibition Centre, Bristol (*)
24/06/77 Lafayette Club, Wolverhampton (*)
25/06/77 City Hall, St Albans (*)
26/06/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
01/08/77 Stockholm Festival
08/77      San Francisco (?)
08/77      Starwood Club, Los Angeles (?)
08/77      New York (?)
08/77      Detroit (?)
27/08/77 Wilmot Youth Club, Finchley
02/09/77 Paradiso, Amsterdam
07/09/77 Eksit Club, Rotterdam
08/09/77 Paradiso, Amsterdam
09/09/77 Volksbildungsheim, Frankfurt
11/09/77 Winterhuder Fahrhaus, Hamburg
14/09/77 Stockholm University
21/09/77 Klippan, Sweden
23/09/77 Corn Exchange, Cambridge
24/09/77 Sports Centre, Bracknell
25/09/77 Odeon Theatre, Canterbury
26/09/77 Oxford Polytechnic
27/09/77 St Andrews Hall, Norwich (?)
28/09/77 Gaumont Theatre, Ipswich
29/09/77 Brunel University, Uxbridge
30/09/77 Sports Centre, Crawley
01/10/77 Kursaal Ballroom, Southend
02/10/77 Queensway (Civic) Hall, Dunstable
03/10/77 De Montfort Hall, Leicester
04/10/77 Locarno, Coventry
05/10/77 St Peter’s Civic Hall, Carmarthen
06/10/77 Winter Gardens, Malvern
08/10/77 Bangor University
08/10/77 Ulster Hall, Belfast (?)
09/10/77 Fiesta Club, Plymouth
10/10/77 Exeter University (?)
12/10/77 City Hall, Newcastle
13/10/77 Apollo Theatre, Manchester
13/10/77 King’s Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester (*)
14/10/77 Apollo Theatre, Manchester (*)
14/10/77 Liverpool University (Mountford Hall)
15/10/77 Queen’s Hall, Leeds
16/10/77 Apollo, Glasgow
17/10/77 Market Hall, Carlisle
19/10/77 Top Rank, Sheffield
20/10/77 Mayfair Suite, Birmingham
21/10/77 Victoria Hall, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent
22/10/77 Exhibition Centre, Bristol
23/10/77 Top Rank, Cardiff
24/10/77 Top Rank, Swansea
25/10/77 Apollo Theatre, Manchester
26/10/77 Top Rank, Brighton
27/10/77 Village Bowl, Bournemouth
28/10/77 Surrey University, Guildford
29/10/77 Pier Pavilion, Hastings
30/10/77 Top Rank, Reading
31/10/77 Top Rank, Southampton
02/11/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
03/11/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
04/11/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
05/11/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
06/11/77 Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London
08/11/77 Ulster Hall, Belfast (*)
09/11/77 Coleraine University, Belfast (*)
10/11/77 Coleraine University, Ulster
11/11/77 Leisureland, Galway (?)
11/11/77 Trinity College, Dublin
12/11/77 Tivoli Theatre, Francis Street, Dublin (*)
12/11/77 Trinity College, Dublin (*)
13/11/77 City Hall, Cork
14/11/77 Trinity College, Dublin (?)
22/11/77 Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
26/11/77 Paradiso, Amsterdam
27/11/77 Paradiso, Amsterdam
28/11/77 Paradiso, Amsterdam
12/77      Bear Shank Lodge, Oundle (?)
03/02/78 Penny Farthing, Ulverston
06/02/78 Penthouse, Scarborough
08/02/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
09/02/78 Maniqui, Falkirk
10/02/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
13/02/78 Centre Hotel, Portsmouth
14/02/78 Duke of Lancaster, New Barnet, London (as Johnny Sox)
15/02/78 Kyoto (?)
03/78      Old Waldorf, San Francisco
07/03/78 Agora Ballroom, Cleveland, USA
21/03/78 Act One, Philadelphia
23/03/78 Rat Club, Boston, USA
24/03/78 Rat Club, Boston, USA
28/03/78 Privates, New York
03/04/78 Agora Ballroom, Cleveland, USA
04/04/78 Schaumburg, Illinois
05/04/78 Phoenix Club, Chicago
06/04/78 Milwaukee
07/04/78 Longhorn Bar, Minneapolis
09/04/78 Stone Hearth, Madison City
10/04/78 Dooly’s Tavern, Michigan
11/04/78 Dooly’s Tavern, Michigan
12/04/78 Ann Arbor, Michigan
14/04/78 Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto
15/04/78 Ottawa High School of Commerce
04/78      Montreal
01/05/78 Exhibition Hall, Reyjavik
02/05/78 Exhibition Hall, Reyjavik
03/05/78 Exhibition Hall, Reyjavik
05/05/78 Chateau Neuf, Oslo (?)
05/05/78 Club 7, Oslo
06/05/78 Stockholm
07/05/78 Orebro, Sweden
12/05/78 Paris Stadium
19/05/78 Madrid
20/05/78 Brighton Hill Centre, Basingstoke
26/05/78 Apollo, Glasgow
27/05/78 Edinburgh University
28/05/78 Apollo, Glasgow
30/05/78 Bingley Hall, Stafford
06/06/78 Alexandra Palace, Camden, London (*)
07/06/78 Alexandra Palace, Camden, London (*)
07/06/78 Leeds University
10/06/78 QPR FC, London (*)
12/06/78 Paris Stadium
13/06/78 Ancienne Belgique, Brussels
15/06/78 Cinema Roma, Anvers, Belgium
18/06/78 Surrey University, Guildford
19/06/78 Hannover
20/06/78 Cologne
22/06/78 Heinrich-Lades-Halle, Erlangen
23/06/78 Munich
29/06/78 Zagreb
30/06/78 Ljubljana, Yugoslavia
01/07/78 Madrid
03/07/78 Agora Ballroom, Cleveland, USA (?)
10/07/78 Barcelona
14/07/78 Cascais, Portugal (*)
16/07/78 Canary Islands
20/07/78 Old Waldorf, San Francisco
01/09/78 Clouds, Edinburgh
02/09/78 Red Cow, Hammersmith Rd, London
03/09/78 Nashville Rooms, Kensington, London (as Old Codgers)
07/09/78 Ulster Hall, Belfast
08/09/78 Chester’s Arcadia, Portrush
09/09/78 Top Hat, Dun Laoghaire
11/09/78 Lancaster University
12/09/78 Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline (*)
13/09/78 Ruffles, Aberdeen (*)
16/09/78 Battersea Park, London
17/09/78 Top Rank, Cardiff
18/09/78 Wirrina Stadium, Peterborough
19/09/78 Drill Hall, Lincoln
20/09/78 Top Rank, Sheffield
21/09/78 Tiffany’s, Great Yarmouth
22/09/78 Winter Gardens, Malvern
24/09/78 Locarno, Portsmouth
25/09/78 Routes, Exeter
26/09/78 Gaumont Theatre, Southampton (?)
26/09/78 Village Bowl, Bournemouth
27/09/78 Pavilion, Bath
28/09/78 Apollo Theatre, Manchester
29/09/78 Spa Pavilion, Bridlington
30/09/78 Apollo, Glasgow
02/10/78 Ruffles, Aberdeen
03/10/78 Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline
06/10/78 Bataclan, Paris
11/10/78 Surrey University, Guildford (?)
19/10/78 Surrey University, Guildford
20/10/78 Reading University
28/10/78 Colston Hall, Bristol
11/11/78 Apollo Theatre, Manchester
(?) = 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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