Gigs The Sound 1979-1987

1979

December
26-12-1979 - LONDON - FULHAM GREYHOUND (UK)

1980

January
03-01-1980 - LONDON - CLAPHAM 101 CLUB (UK)
14-01-1980 - LONDON - FULHAM GREYHOUND (UK)
26-01-1980 - STRATFORD UPON AVON - GREEN DRAGON (UK)
August
21-08-1980 - RICHMOND - THE CASTLE (+ tenpole tudor) (UK)
September
04-09-1980 - BIRMINGHAM - GOLDEN EAGLE (UK)
11-09-1980 - GLENROTHE - ROTHES ARMES (UK)
12-09-1980 - KINGHORN - CUNZIE PARK (UK)
13-09-1980 - KINGHORN - CUNZIE PARK (UK)
14-09-1980 - EDINBURGH - HARVEYS (UK)
15-09-1980 - GRANGEMOUTH - INTERNATIONAL (UK)
18-09-1980 - KIRKALDY - DUTCH MILL (UK)
19-09-1980 - FALKIRK - MAGPIE (UK)
20-09-1980 - EDINBURGH - ERIC BROWNS (UK)
21-09-1980 - COWDENBEATH - COMMERCIAL (UK)
24-09-1980 - LONDON - MOONLIGHT CLUB (UK)
26-09-1980 - LONDON - OLD QUEENS HEAD (UK)
28-09-1980 - BRIGHTON - JENKINSONS (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
29-09-1980 - BOURNEMOUTH - STATESIDE CENTRE (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
30-09-1980 - BRISTOL - THE BERKELEY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
October
01-10-1980 - EXETER - UNIVERSITY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
02-10-1980 - PORT TALBOT - TROUBADOUR (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
03-10-1980 - BIRMINGHAM - CEDAR BALLROOM (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
04-10-1980 - MANCHESTER - UNIVERSITY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
05-10-1980 - LEEDS - F.CLUB (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
06-10-1980 - DERBY - ROMEO & JULIETS (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
07-10-1980 - COLCHESTER - ESSEX UNIVERSITY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
08-10-1980 - NORWICH - UEA (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
09-10-1980 - SHEFFIELD - LIMIT (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
10-10-1980 - SCARBOROUGH - PENTHOUSE (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
11-10-1980 - STIRLING - UNIVERSITY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
12-10-1980 - EDINBURGH - VALENTINOS (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
14-10-1980 - COVENTRY - POLY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
15-10-1980 - ST.ALBANS - CITY HALL (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
17-10-1980 - LIVERPOOL - UNIVERSITY (+ echo & the bunnymen) (UK)
21-10-1980 - LONDON - RICHMOND'S CASTLE (UK)
24-10-1980 - LONDON - MOONLIGHT CLUB (+ tuxedo moon & device) (UK)
28-10-1980 - LONDON - ROCK GARDEN (UK)
31-10-1980 - LONDON - 101 CLUB (UK)
November
21-11-1980 - LONDON - HALF MOON HERNE HILL (UK)

1981

January
01-01-1981 - LONDON - ICA (UK)
09-01-1981 - LONDON - MOONLIGHT CLUB (+ the denizens) (UK)
14-01-1981 - LONDON - THE VENUE (UK)
16-01-1981 - LAMPETER - UNIVERSITY (UK)
20-01-1981 - OXFORD - 100 CLUB (+ the venigmas) (UK)
30-01-1981 - LONDON - UNIVERSITY (+ associates/repetition/23skidoo) (UK)
February
13-02-1981 - LONDON - UNIVERSITY (UK)
26-02-1981 - PARIS - PAVILLION BALTARD (FR)
27-02-1981 - LONDON - VENUE (+ the berlin blondes) (UK)
March
05-03-1981 - GRONINGEN - VERA (NL)
06-03-1981 - EINDHOVEN - EFFENAAR (NL)
07-03-1981 - ROTTERDAM - EXIT CLUB (NL)
08-03-1981 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
14-03-1981 - LONDON - MOONLIGHT CLUB (+ the lines) (UK)
15-03-1981 - LILLE - PALAIS SAINT-SAUVEUR (FR)
16-03-1981 - ROUEN - STUDIO 44 (FR)
April
02-04-1981 - LONDON - THE VENUE (+ medium medium & felt) (UK)
18-04-1981 - RETFORD - PORTERHOUSE (UK)
19-04-1981 - CAISTER - SILVER SANDS (+ robyn hitchcock & flesh habit) (UK)
May
01-05-1981 - MANCHESTER - RAFTERS (UK)
08-05-1981 - LONDON - KINGSTON POLYTECHNIC (UK)
09-05-1981 - LONDON - SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS (+ black state) (UK)
16-05-1981 - COVENTRY - WARWICK UNIVERSITY (UK)
28-05-1981 - LONDON - AFRICAN CENTRE (UK)
30-05-1981 - WARWICK - UNIVERSITY (UK)
June
15-06-1981 - LONDON - HEAVEN (+ out on/ blue six/ eyeless in gaza) (UK)
16-06-1981 - CAMBRIDGE - JESUS COLLEGE (UK)
20-06-1981 - GLASTONBURY - FAYRE (UK)
August
15-08-1981 - NIJMEGEN - OPENLUCHT THEATER (NL)
16-08-1981 - ROTTERDAM - NEW POP FESTIVAL (NL)
21-08-1981 - WAGENINGEN - DE JUNUSHOF (NL)
22-08-1981 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
23-08-1981 - GRONINGEN - STERRENBOS FESTIVAL (NL)
September
05-09-1981 - STAFFORD - NEW BINGLEY HALL FUTURAMA 3 (UK)
18-09-1981 - EDINBURGH - NITECLUB (+ comsat angels) (UK)
19-09-1981 - ABERDEEN - VICTORIA HOTEL (+ comsat angels) (UK)
20-09-1981 - KIRKLEVINGTON - COUNTRY CLUB (+ comsat angels) (UK)
22-09-1981 - MANCHESTER - POLYTECHNIC (+ comsat angels) (UK)
23-09-1981 - YORK - T.A CENTRE (+ comsat angels) (UK)
24-09-1981 - LEEDS - WAREHOUSE (+ comsat angels) (UK)
26-09-1981 - BIRMINGHAM - CEDAR BALLROOM (+ comsat angels) (UK)
27-09-1981 - BATH - TIFFANIES (+ comsat angels) (UK)
October
16-10-1981 - LEUVEN - FLANDERS FESTIVAL (BE)
26-10-1981 - CHELTENHAM - EVE'S (UK)
27-10-1981 - CANTERBURY - KENT UNIVERSITY (UK)
28-10-1981 - BRIGHTON - POLYTECHNIC (UK)
29-10-1981 - COVENTRY - GENERAL WOLFE (UK)
30-10-1981 - LONDON - UNIVERSITY (+ everest the hard way & eyeless in gaza) (UK)
31-10-1981 - NORWICH - EAST ANGLIA UNIVERSITY (UK)
November
01-11-1981 - SHEFFIELD - LIMIT CLUB (UK)
05-11-1981 - CHESHAM - ELVIGA HALL (UK)
18-11-1981 - APELDOORN - GIGANT (NL)
19-11-1981 - GRONINGEN - HUIZE MAAS (NL)
20-11-1981 - DEN HAAG - PAARD VAN TROJE (NL)
21-11-1981 - HIVERSUM- TAGRIJN (NL)
22-11-1981 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
26-11-1981 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)
27-11-1981 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)
30-11-1981 - MILAN - 2001 (IT)

1982

January
21-01-1982 - LONDON - THE VENUE (+ king trigger & cosmetics) (UK)
29-01-1982 - DELFT - STAMINEE (NL)
30-01-1982 - ARNHEM - STOKVISHAL (NL)
31-01-1982 - SITTARD - DON KIESJOT (NL)
February
01-02-1982 - ENSCHEDE - TECHNISCHE HOGE SCHOOL (NL)
02-02-1982 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
19-02-1982 - HERENTHOUT - LUX (BE)
20-02-1982 - LOMMEL - ZENDPIRAAT (BE)
21-02-1982 - ROCHEFORT - SALLE DES ROCHES (BE)
22-02-1982 - BORNEM - VOLKSBELANG (BE)
24-02-1982 - BRUSSELS - ANCIENNE BELGIQUE (BE)
25-02-1982 - KUURNE - ON THE BEACH (BE)
26-02-1982 - ZEDELGEM - GROENE MEERSCHEN (BE)
March
08-03-1982 - LOUGHBOROUGH - ART COLLEGE (UK)
31-03-1982 - OSLO - CLUB 7 (NO)
April
01-04-1982 - STOCKHOLM - KAMERA PALTZET (SE)
02-04-1982 - GOTHENBERG - STUDENT KAAREN (SE)
03-04-1982 - COPENHAGEN - MUSIC CAFE (DK)
04-04-1982 - HAMBURG - ONKEL POE'S (DE)
08-04-1982 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
09-04-1982 - UTRECHT - IRENEHAL (NL)
12-04-1982 - LONDON - HAMMERSMITH PALAIS (+ china crisis & thompson twins) (UK)
18-04-1982 - DUSSELDORF - PHILIPSHALLE (DE)
19-04-1982 - AACHEN - EUROGRESS (DE)
20-04-1982 - BOCHUM - ZECHE (DE)
21-04-1982 - KOLN - SARTORY (DE)
22-04-1982 - NEU-ISENBURG - HUGENOTENHALLE (DE)
23-04-1982 - MANNHEIM - KULTURHAUS (DE)
24-04-1982 - APPENWEIER - SCHWARZWALTHALLE (DE)
25-04-1982 - MUNICH - ALABAMA HALLE (DE)
27-04-1982 - DARMSTADT - LOPO'S WERKSTADT (DE)
28-04-1982 - WURZBURG - MUSICHALL (DE)
29-04-1982 - KAISERSLAUTERN - FLASH (DE)
30-04-1982 - LUXEMBOURG - POLYVALENT 7000 (ES)
May
02-05-1982 - MUNSTER - MUNSTERLANDHALLE (DE)
03-05-1982 - BREMEN - ALADIN (DE)
04-05-1982 - HANNOVER - ROTATION (DE)
05-05-1982 - BERLIN - METROPOL (DE)
06-05-1982 - KIEL - BALL POMPOS (DE)
08-05-1982 - HAMBURG - STADTPARK (DE)
23-05-1982 - BATH - TIFFANIES (DE)
June
11-06-1982 - LONDON - ZIGZAG CLUB (+ the alarm) (UK)
July
13-07-1982 - ZUTPHEN - TENT (NL)
17-07-1982 - APELDOORN - GIGANT (NL)
18-07-1982 - GRONINGEN - VERA (NL)
19-07-1982 - UTRECHT - NV HUIS (NL)
22-07-1982 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
23-07-1982 - DEN HAAG - OPENLUCHT THEATER (NL)
24-07-1982 - ARNHEM - STOKVISHAL (NL)
Augustus
05-08-1982 - LOKEREN - LOKERSE FEESTEN (BE)
06-08-1982 - BRUSSELS - MALLEMUNT (BE)
07-08-1982 - ZONHOVEN - ALCATRAZ FESTIVAL (BE)
08-08-1982 - VENLO - JULIAN PARK (NL)
13-08-1982 - BLANKENBERGHE - BLANKENPOP FESTIVAL (BE)
14-08-1982 - ADINKERKE - SEASIDE FESTIVAL (BE)
October
17-10-1982 - LONDON - LYCEUM (UK)
November
07-11-1982 - LEICESTER - POLY (UK)
09-11-1982 - LONDON - THE VENUE (UK)
10-11-1982 - LEEDS - WAREHOUSE (UK)
11-11-1982 - SHEFFIELD - LIMIT CLUB (UK)
12-11-1982 - BIRMINGHAM - POLY (UK)
13-11-1982 - BRISTOL - POLY (UK)
December
02-12-1982 - COVENTRY - GENERAL WOLFE (UK)
03-12-1982 - LONDON - CAMBERWELL ART (UK)
10-12-1982 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)
11-12-1982 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)

1983

January
20-01-1983 - UTRECHT - TIVOLI (NL)
21-01-1983 - ROTTERDAM - ARENA (NL)
22-01-1983 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
23-01-1983 - GRONINGEN - OOSTERPOORT (NL)
24-01-1983 - ARNHEM - STOKVISHAL (NL)
25-01-1983 - MAASTRICHT - STAARGEBOUW (NL)
26-01-1983 - LEUVEN - LIDO (BE)
27-01-1983 - GHENT - VOORUIT (BE)
28-01-1983 - ZEDELGEM - GROENE MEERSEN (BE)
29-01-1983 - BRUSSEL - PLAN K (BE)
30-01-1983 - ANTWERPEN - HOF TER LO (BE)
31-01-1983 - BOCHOLT - MARIAN (DE)
February
05-02-1983 - LONDON - KINGSTON POLY (UK)
11-02-1983 - LYON - WEST SIDE (FR)
12-02-1983 - LYON - WEST SIDE (FR)
14-02-1983 - BOLOGNA -TEATRO DISCO PUNTACAPO (IT)
15-02-1983 - MILAN - TEATRO ORFEO (IT)
16-02-1983 - NOVE VICENZA - PALESTRA (IT)
17-02-1983 - FIRENZE - MANILA (IT)
18-02-1983 - BRESCIA - TEATRO CTM (IT)
19-02-1983 - GENEVA - LE CAB (CH)
20-02-1983 - ZURICH - ROTE FABRIK (CH)
March
08-03-1983 - COPENHAGEN - SALTAGERET (DK)
09-03-1983 - GOTHENBURG - ROCKBOX (SE)
11-03-1983 - OSLO - CHATEAU 9 (NO)
12-03-1983 - STOCKHOLM - ELECTRICK GARDEN (SE)
24-03-1983 - NEW YORK - DANCETERIA (US)
25-03-1983 - PHILADELPHIA - EAST SIDE CLUB (US)
26-03-1983 - WASHINGTON - 9.30 (US)

1984

January
28-01-1984 - VAALS - 'T SPUUGH (NL)
29-01-1984 - HAARLEM - 'T PATRONAAT (NL)
March
28-03-1984 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
April
04-04-1984 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
11-04-1984 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
16-04-1984 - UTRECHT - VRIJE VLOER (NL)
17-04-1984 - ENSCHEDE - T.H COMPLEX (NL)
18-04-1984 - EINDHOVEN - EFFENAAR (NL)
19-04-1984 - GRONINGEN - VERA (NL)
20-04-1984 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
21-04-1984 - LEIDEN - LVC (NL)
22-04-1984 - ETTEN-LEUR - POP FESTIVAL (NL)
23-04-1984 - DEN HAAG - PAARD VAN TROJE (NL)
24-04-1984 - NIJMEGEN - LINDENBERG (NL)
25-04-1984 - ROTTERDAM - ARENA (NL)
27-04-1984 - GOTHENBURG - MUDD CLUB (SE)
29-04-1984 - STOCKHOLM - KOLINGSBORG (SE)
30-04-1984 - OSLO - STUDIO 26 (NO)
May
02-05-1984 - COPENHAGEN - MUSIKCAFE (DK)
03-05-1984 - HAMBURG - FABRIK (DE)
04-05-1984 - BERLIN - LOFT (DE)
05-05-1984 - MUNSTER - ODEON (DE)
06-05-1984 - DETMOLD -HUNKY DORY (DE)
07-05-1984 - BOCHUM - ZECHE (DE)
08-05-1984 - COLOGNE - LUXOR (DE)
09-05-1984 - HALLE - HALLE3 (DE)
10-05-1984 - BOCHOLT -DOCHDU (DE)
21-05-1984 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
22-05-1984 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
23-05-1984 - ROUEN - EXO 7 (FR)
24-05-1984 - PARIS - THEATRE DU FORUM (FR)
25-05-1984 - GENEVA - BOUFFON (CH)
26-05-1984 - LYON - WEST SIDE CLUB (FR)
28-05-1984 - TURIN - STUDIO 2 (IT)
29-05-1984 - FLORENCE - MANILA (IT)
31-05-1984 - BARI - DISCO COUNTRY CLUB (IT)
June
01-06-1984 - CATANIA - TEATRO SUD (IT)
02-06-1984 - CATANZARO - STADIO COMUNALE (IT)
04-06-1984 - PESCARA - DISCOTECA LE NAIADA (IT)
05-06-1984 - ROME - TEATRO PALLADIUM (IT)
06-06-1984 - IMOLA - LA ROCCA (IT)
07-06-1984 - RIMINI - ALEPH (IT)
08-06-1984 - FIORENZUOLA D'ARDA - DISCO MY WAY (IT)
09-06-1984 - MUNICH - ALABAMAHALLE (DE)
July
01-07-1984 - DEN HAAG - PARKPOP (NL)
08-07-1984 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)
09-07-1984 - MADRID - ROCK-OLA (ES)
12-07-1984 - LISBON - ROCK RENDEZVOUS (PT)
13-07-1984 - LISBON - ROCK RENDEZVOUS (PT)
26-07-1984 - SURBITON - ASSEMBLY ROOMS (+ cardiacs/departure & purple gang) (UK)
August
03-08-1984 - VAALS - 'T SPUUGH (NL)
04-08-1984 - SNEEK - SNEEKPOP (NL)
September
21-09-1984 - ROTTERDAM - PANDORAS MUSIC BOX (NL)
23-09-1984 - DEINZE - FUTURAMA (BE)
November
09-11-1984 - LONDON - ULU (UK)
30-11-1984 - NEW YORK - RITZ (US)
December
01-12-1984 - WASHINGTON - 9.30 (US)
05-12-1984 - SAN FRANCISCO - OASIS (US)
07-12-1984 - LOS ANGELES - CLUB LINGERIE (US)

1985

March
15-03-1985 - BIRMINGHAM - POLYTECHNIC (UK)
17-03-1985 - LEEDS - BIERKELLER (UK)
20-03-1985 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
21-03-1985 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
28-03-1985 - FRANKFURT - BATSCHKAPP (DE)
30-03-1985 - ZURICH - ROTE FABRIK (CH)
31-03-1985 - MUNICH - MIRAGE (DE)
April
01-04-1985 - STUTTGART - MAXIM (DE)
02-04-1985 - HAGEN - LASS DAS (DE)
03-04-1985 - BOCHUM - ZECHE (DE)
04-04-1985 - BIELEFELD - PC 69 (DE)
06-04-1985 - HAMBURG - MARKTHALLE (DE)
07-04-1985 - SCHIJNDEL - POPFESTIVAL (NL)
08-04-1985 - HILVERSUM - DE TAGRIJN (NL)
09-04-1985 - UTRECHT - DE VRIJE VLOER (NL)
10-04-1985 - SITTARD - DONKIESJOT (NL)
11-04-1985 - ROTTERDAM - ARENA (NL)
12-04-1985 - TILBURG - NOORDERLICHT (NL)
13-04-1985 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
14-04-1985 - WILHELMSHAVEN - PUMPWERK (DE)
28-04-1985 - TURIN - TEATRO (IT)
May
03-05-1985 - ROUEN - EXOSEPT (FR)
04-05-1985 - LEUVEN - MEI'85 FESTIVAL (BE)
05-05-1985 - AMERSFOORT - FLINT (NL)
07-05-1985 - BORDEAUX - PERFORMANCE (FR)
08-05-1985 - TOULOUSE - LE PIED (FR)
09-05-1985 - LYON - WEST SIDE (FR)
10-05-1985 - LYON - WEST SIDE (FR)
14-05-1985 - BOLOGNA - TIVOLI (IT)
16-05-1985 - NAPLES - TEATRO TENDA (IT)
18-05-1985 - TARANTO - TURSPORT (IT)
20-05-1985 - MILAN - ODISSEA 2 (IT)
21-05-1985 - RIMINI - VISERBA DIRIMINI (IT)
31-05-1985 - BARCELONA - ZELESTE (ES)
June
01-06-1985 - BARCELONA - ZELESTE (ES)
02-06-1985 - BARCELONA - ZELESTE (ES)
14-06-1985 - PARIS - ELDORADO (FR)
15-06-1985 - GROOTEBROEK - VEILINGHAL (NL)
July
08-07-1985 - LONDON - HAMMERSMITH PALAIS (UK)
August
10-08-1985 - DE PANNE - SEASIDE FESTIVAL (BE)
27-08-1985 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
28-08-1985 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
November
22-12-1985 - LONDON - CLARENDON (UK)
December
19-12-1985 - OLDENBURG - ECHOES (DE)

1986

March
04-03-1986 - MADRID - UNIVERSAL (ES)
06-03-1986 - BARCELONA - STUDIO 54 (ES)
07-03-1986 - VALENCIA - PACHA (ES)
09-03-1986 - SAN SEBASTIAN - POLIDEPORTIVO DE ANOETA (ES)
29-03-1986 - CARTAGENA - DISCO PATAN (ES)
April
04-04-1986 - LONDON - CLARENDON (UK)
July
19-07-1986 - CINEY - FESTIVAL (BE)
20-07-1986 - OUDENBURG - POLDERROCK FESTIVAL (BE)
October
18-10-1986 - MADRID - LEGANES FESTIVAL (ES)

1987

May
20-05-1987 - UTRECHT - TIVOLI (NL)
21-05-1987 - GRONINGEN - VERA (NL)
22-05-1987 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
23-05-1987 - DEN HAAG - PAARD VAN TROJE (NL)
24-05-1987 - BRUSSELS - LA GAITE (BE)
26-05-1987 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
27-05-1987 - LONDON - MARQUEE (UK)
June
28-06-1987 - DEN HAAG - PARKPOP (NL)
August
01-08-1987 - NIEUW SCHOONBEEK - HET TUINFEEST (NL)
08-08-1987 - SNEEK - SNEEKWAVE (NL)
09-08-1987 - VENLO - SUMMERPARK FEEST (NL)
September
04-09-1987 - LAUSANNE - HOT POINT FESTIVAL (CH)
November
07-11-1987 - VITORIA - THE END (ES)
25-11-1987 - UTRECHT - TIVOLI (NL)
27-11-1987 - TILBURG - NOORDERLICHT (NL)
28-11-1987 - LEIDEN - LVC (NL)
29-11-1987 - NOORD SCHARWOUDE - DE KOOG (NL)
30-11-1987 - DEVENTER - BURGERWEESHUIS (NL)
December
01-12-1987 - NIJMEGEN - DOORNROOSJE (NL)
02-12-1987 - ROTTERDAM - LANTAREN (NL)
03-12-1987 - HAARLEM - PATRONAAT (NL)
04-12-1987 - AMSTERDAM - PARADISO (NL)
05-12-1987 - ZOETERMEER - BOERDERIJ (NL)


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