Gig Listings

A comprehensive UK Decay Gig list is planned for this page

In the meantime, below is a ‘work in progress’ list of mostly early period UK Decay gigs that have audio recordings. This list is not a complete record of every gig played in the early period.

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Timestamp Submited by Email Date of Gig Location City or Town of Gig Country CD or recording available? Venue Year Do you have a copy of the above recording? Quality of recording assesment Format of Recording Other bands on the same bill? Setlist for Gig? Notes Link to poster or flyer for the Gig

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19.8.80 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 8/19/1980 London UK Yes Pied Bull , Islington 1980 Yes CDR Unwind,Portrait,Black Cat,MOR Man,Rising from the Dead,Glass/Ice,Dresden,Sexual,Country,Dial M For Murder,Carcrash,Country ,Necrophilia first 2 tracks “scud”

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6/24/2011 20:11:13 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 10/9/1980 Nottingham UK Yes Boat Club? 1980 Yes Four out of ten CDR Don’t know Rising from the Dead, portrait, Black Cat, Unexpected Guest,Sexual, Shattered, Black cat, dresden, for my country, car crash,MOR Man,Necrophilia (part1) UK Decay Live #6 ; i have the last 2 tracks as well (PR)

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 10/24/1980 Leighton Buzzard UK Yes Bossard Hall 1980 Yes CDR Statics , Chronic Outbursts , Woburn Sands Mob , The Dead Plaything Dresden , Guest , Rising , Stone , Portrait , Black Cat , Sexual , Unwind , Carcrash

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6/24/2011 20:23:56 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 10/27/1980 London UK Yes Music Machine 1980 Yes 5 out of 10 CDR supporting The Dead Kennedys Dresden, Unexpected guest, Sexual, Rising from the dead, Battle of the Elenments, Portrait, Black Cat, Man with the Glass Hand, For My Country, Unwind, Necrophilia Live Volume #1 ; this gig was filmed and one track (For My Country) is on a US compilation video (NSTC format) called “Underground Forces2” issued by Target Video. Abbo told me he saw a film of the whole gig….

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6/24/2011 20:30:33 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 12/11/1980 Berlin Germany Yes Excess Club 1980 Yes 4 out of ten CDR Trashers + more Sexual, Dresden, Dial M for Murder, For My Country, Unexpected guest, Sexual, MOR Man, For My Country, Guest, Portrait, Black Cat, Rising from the dead, Shattered Live Volume #2 ; i always thought this set was very odd with all those duplicated tracks and i wondered if it was a mix of different shows?

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6/24/2011 20:26:47 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 12/23/1980 Canning Town, London UK Yes The Bridge House 1980 Yes 3 out of ten CDR don’t know Unwind, Sexual, Portrait/Black Cat, Battle of the Elements, Rising from the dead, Shattered, Unexpected Guest, Dresden, For My Country, Necrophilia Live Volume #1

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6/24/2011 20:34:44 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 2/19/1981 Leeds UK Yes Fan Club 1981 Yes two out of ten CDR Don’t Know Guest, Unwind, Carcrash, Stagestruck, Rising from the dead, Portrait, Black Cat, Battle of the Elements, Dresden, Sexual Live Volume #2

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7/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 2/19/1981 Leeds UK Yes Fan Club 1981 Yes CDR Guest , Unwind,Carcrash,Rising From the Dead,Portrait,Black Cat,Elements,Dresden,Sexual, For My Country

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7/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 2/22/1981 London UK Yes Lyceum 1981 Yes CDR Stagestruck,Elements,BlackCat,Dresden,Country, Shattered, Sexual,Unwind,Guest

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6/24/2011 19:54:52 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 5/18/1981 Bristol UK Yes The Granary 1981 Yes Three out of ten CDR Don’t know Guest, Unwind, Duel, For My Country, Stagestruck, Rising from the Dead, Battle of the Elements, Shattered, Sexual, Dresden. Portrait. Black Cat, CarCrash Also includes Local Radio Interview promoting Bristol Gig.

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7/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 5/21/1981 Preston UK Yes Warehouse 1981 Yes CDR Guest,Unwind,Stagestruck,Rising From The Dead,Mayday,Black Cat,Elements,Dresden,Sexual,Country

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12/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 7/25/1981 Aylesbury UK Yes Friars 1981 Yes DVD Killing Joke Guest, Unwind, Stagestruck, House of Flames, Elements, Black Cat, Shattered, Decadance, Dresden, Sexual , Duel , For My Country 2/3 video , very dark and not such good quality

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7/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 8/3/1981 Stevenage UK Yes Bowes lyon House 1981 Yes CDR Guest,Unwind,Carcrash,Stagestruck, Rising From The Dead, Portrait,Black Cat, i originally had this one down as 8.5.81 but i saw a poster with the revised date so changed it

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 9/6/1981 Stafford UK Yes Futurama ; Bingley Hall 1981 Yes CDR Numerous Decadance , Stagestruck , Battle of the Elements my cdr has just these 3 tracks , presumably lots more were played?

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6/24/2011 20:38:29 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 9/29/1981 London UK Yes 100 Club 1981 Yes three out of ten CDR Don’t know at this time Duel, Unwind, Decadance, Stagestruck, Battle of the Elements, Black Cat, Shattered, Last in the House of Flames, Dresden, Twist, For Madmen Only, Sexual, Guest, For My Country Live Volume #3

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25/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 10/3/1981 Upminster UK Yes New Windmill Hall 1981 Yes CDR Checkmadongi , Wild youth Unexpected Guest , Unwind , Portrait , Black Cat , Battle , Country , Stagestruck , Rising From The Dead my tape box says “omitted ; Shattered / Sexual / Dresden”

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6/24/2011 22:12:40 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 11/13/1981 Birmingham UK Yes Cedar Club 1981 Yes 3 out of 5 CDR n/a Duel, Unwind, Decadance, Battle of the Elements, Shattered, Stagestruck, House of Flames, Sexual, Black Cat, Dresden, Guest, Rising from the Dead, For my Country Live Volume #7 includes Nottingham 10.9.80 (part2) MOR Man/Necrophilia.
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In Excelsis; Fire (live)from “State of Affairs” tape
Gene Loves Jezebel
Screaming/so young/ no voodo/punch drunk/brando

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6/25/2011 13:57:10 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 1/23/1982 Glasgow UK Yes Strathclyde University 1982 Yes 4 out of ten CDR n/a Guest, Stagestruck, Black Cat, Duel, Battle of the Elements, Unwind, Twist in the Tale, Last in the House of Flames, Mayday, Sexual, Dresden, For My Country UK Decay Live Strathclyde uni
Millie-enium records I’ll be Frank Records

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7/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 2/25/1982 Kingston UK Yes Poly 1982 Yes CDR Stagestruck,Unwind, Twist, Rising from the Dead, House of flames , Shattered, Elements , Dresden , Malady , Black Cat , Guest , Sexual , Country

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7/16/2011 2:22:50 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 2/25/1982 London Uk Yes Kingston Polytechnic 1982 Yes five out of ten CDR ?? Stagestruck, Unwind, Twist in the tale, Rising from the Dead, House of Flames, Shattered, Battle of the Elements, Dresden, Mayday, Black Cat, Unexpected Guest, Sexual, For my Country Fish Productions

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 3/11/1982 Paris France Yes Cascades 1982 Yes CDR Werewolf, Stagestruck, Testament, Sexual, Shattered, Jerusalem, Rising From the Dead, Mayday, Twist, Dresden, Unwind, Guest

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7/16/2011 1:45:59 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 3/26/1982 London UK Yes Marquee Club 1982 Yes one out of ten CDR ?Must be known? Stagestruck,Shattered, For Madmen Only, Sexual, Battle of the Elements, Rising from the Dead,Twist in the tale, House of Flames, Black Cat, Mayday, Unwind, Dresden, Unexpected Guest Severely compressed and distorted!

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6/24/2011 20:50:23 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 4/17/1982 London UK Yes Zig Zag Club 1982 Yes three out of ten CDR Southern Death Cult , Danse Society +1 Unwind, Stagestruck, Twist in the tail, Battle of the Elements, Shattered, Black Cat, For Madmen Only, Rising from the Dead, Last in the House of Flames, Mayday, Dresden Live Volume #5

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12/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 5/31/1982 Luton UK Yes Carnival 1982 Yes DVD Chronic Outbursts Stagestruck, Jerusalem, Twist, Shattered, Rising From The Dead , Mayday , Sexual , Dresden , For My Country 3/3 video , much better quality

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6/24/2011 20:41:32 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 7/13/1982 Brighton UK Yes n/a 1982 Yes four out of ten CDR n/a Shattered , Guest , Jerusalem , Rising From The Dead , Mayday , Twist in the Tale , Testament , Sexual , Black Cat , Unwind , Stagestruck , Dresden dresden corrupted on my orginal CDR but i have it from elsewhere

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6/30/2011 0:50:19 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 7/13/1982 Brighton UK Yes n/a 1982 Yes 4 out of ten CDR n/a Shattered, Guest, Jerusalem, Rising from the Dead, Mayday, Twist, Testament, Sexual, Black Cat, Unwind, Stagestruck, Dresden End of track 20 corrupted!
Millie-Frank Records 2004Peel Sessions 1st 4/24/80
For my Country, Sexual, Rising from the Dead, Unwind2nd 7/22/81
Shattered, Stagestruck, Duel, Last in the House of Flames

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 7/15/1982 London UK Yes ZIgzag Club 1982 Yes CDR Sex Gang Children , Gene Loves Jezebel Werewolf , Stagestruck , Jerusalem , Rising , Twist in the Tale , Shattered , Mayday , Elements , Testament , Sexual , Unwind , Guest

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 7/17/1982 Nottingham UK Yes ? 1982 Yes CDR Guest,Shattered,Jerusalem, Rising From the Dead, Stagestruck, Black Cat, Twist in the Tail, Sexual, Testament , Mayday , Unwind , Dresden(cut)

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 8/27/1982 St. Albans UK Yes City Hall 1982 Yes CDR Danse Society , Did You See Deirdre? Werewolf, Stagestruck, Shattered , Twist, Jerusalem, Rising From the Dead , Testament, Sexual, Duel , Mayday , Dresden, Unwind, Guest 4 tracks appear as extras on the “Nights for Celebration” CD ; Duel, Jerusalem , Mayday, Shattered

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6/24/2011 20:44:48 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 9/9/1982 Hammersmith, London UK Yes Klub Foot at the Clarenden Hotel 1982 Yes six out of ten CDR Ritual Werewolf, Stagestruck, Dresden, Testament, Sexual, Shattered, Twist in the tail, Mayday, Jerusalem, Rising from the Dread, Unwind, Barbarian, Unexpected Guest, For My Country Live Volume #4

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 9/19/1982 London UK Yes Lyceum 1982 Yes CDR Werewolf, Barbarian, Dresden, Testament, Sexual, Shattered, Twist , Mayday, Jerusalem, Rising from the Dead, Unwind , Stagestruck, Guest

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 11/12/1982 St. Albans UK Yes City Hall 1982 Yes CDR Spear of Destiny Whiplash, Unwind, Werewolf, Stagestruck, Testament, Rising From the Dead, Barbarian, Twist, Sexual, Guest

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6/24/2011 20:47:34 nostramus nostramus@gmail.com 12/23/1982 Hammersmith, London UK Yes Hammersmith Palais 1982 Yes five out of ten CDR Killing Joke , Aztec Camera , Charge Guest, Stagestruck, Battle of the Elements, Shattered, Sexual, Twist in the tail, Decadance, Black Cat, Mayday, Dresden, Unwind, Live Volume #5

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 12/23/1982 London UK Yes Klub Foot at the Clarenden Hotel 1982 Yes CDR Sisters of Mercy , Blood and Roses Whiplash, Stagestruck, Werewolf, Barbarian , Testament, Sexual , Duel . Rising From the Dead, Mayday Malady, Battle , Twist, Dresden , Unwind, Guest , For My Country

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 12/30/1982 London UK Yes Klub Foot at the Clarenden Hotel 1982 Yes CDR Ritual , Actifed Unwind, Werewolf, Dresden, Barbarian , Barbarians, Sexual, Stagestruck, Rising , Twist, Guest, Testament, Black Cat, UK Decay, For My Country, Unwind (reprise) released as “A Night for Celebration” tape and later as most of the “Nights for Celebration” CD issue.

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 9/8/2009 Blackpool UK Yes 2009 Yes DVD Numerous Werewolf , Black Cat , Jerusalem , Rising From The Dead , Shattered , Duel , Testament , Stagestruck , Mayday Malady , Dresden , Sexual , Unwind , Guest , For My Country

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com 7/8/2010 Blackpool UK Yes Rebellion Festival 2010 Yes CDR Loads Scandalise My Name, Sexual, Twist, Jerusalem, Stagestruck, Testament, For Madmen Only, Dresden, Duel , Mayday, Unwind , Country, Guest (missing)

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12/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com London UK Yes Dingwalls 1981 Yes DVD Guest,Unwind, Carcrash, Stagestruck , Portrait, Black Cat , Elements, Rising Form The Dead, Shattered, Dresden, Sexual , For My Country one of 3 videos on a tape i obtained

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12/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com Berlin Germany Yes ? 1981 Yes DVD Unexpected Guest (2 versions) , Unwind , Shattered

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11/7/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com Retford UK Yes Porterhouse 1982 Yes CDR Guest, Stagestruck, Twist , Rising From the Dead, Shattered FIrst half of gig omitted

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31/8/2011 paul paulrabjohn@btinternet.com Preston UK Yes Warehouse 1980 Yes CDR Guest , Unwind,Carcrash, Stagestruck , Rising From the Dead,Portrait,Black Cat, Stone , Dresden,Sexual, For My Country Black Cat , Portrait , Carcrash included on “Death , So Fatal”

This list is not complete and at this time there may be error’s, over time we hope to correct and refine this list. Most of the above gigs were originally taped on cassette and have surfaced accross the years in CDR or digital format. Many thanks to all those that have contributed these in the past.

There are hundreds of other UK Decay gigs to be added to the general list in the future.

If anyone has any UK Decay shows not on the above list or have any corrections or comments, please contact Werewolf

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