Gigs

Here is the complete list of all the gigs I’ve ever been to. Numbers 0 to 148 are the gigs I had been to at the time of starting this blog, and constitute the “All The Gigs Of My Life” series. The rest are reviews of gigs I’ve been to over the life of this blog. New blog posts are not currently on a fixed schedule but updated as much I can manage! Follow me on Twitter to get notifications of any new posts.

0 Tina Turner, The Republic, Singapore, February 1988 – the gig I went to before I really knew what gigs were

  1. Big Day Out Festival, Saturday, January 30, 1993, Fremantle Oval
  2. Big Day Out Festival, Sunday, January 30, 1994, Fremantle Oval
  3. Pet Shop Boys, Tuesday, November 01, 1994, Perth Entertainment Centre
  4. Take That, Wednesday, October 04, 1995, Perth Entertainment Centre
  5. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, December 14, 1996, Brixton Academy
  6. Manic Street Preachers, Sunday, December 15, 1996, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  7. Manic Street Preachers, Monday, December 16, 1996, Kentish Town Forum
  8. My Life Story / Orlando, Friday, February 14, 1997, ULU
  9. Suede, Saturday, April 05, 1997, Kentish Town Forum
  10. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, April 12, 1997, Royal Albert Hall
  11. Mansun, Friday, April 25, 1997, Kilburn National
  12. My Life Story, Thursday, May 01, 1997, Astoria
  13. Placebo, Thursday, May 22, 1997, Brixton Academy
  14. Placebo, Friday, May 23, 1997, Manchester Apollo
  15. Manic Street Preachers / Mansun, Saturday, May 24, 1997, Nynex Arena, Manchester
  16. Pet Shop Boys, Monday, June 16, 1997, Savoy Theatre
  17. Suede, Wednesday, June 25, 1997, Ilford Island
  18. Mansun, Saturday, August 16, 1997, Hylands Park, Chelmsford (V97 Day 1)
  19. Placebo, Sunday, August 17, 1997 Hylands Park, Chelmsford, (V97 Day 2)
  20. Suede, Friday, August 22, 1997, Richfield Avenue, Reading (Reading Day 1)
  21. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, August 23, 1997, Richfield Avenue, Reading (Reading Day 2)
  22. Einstürzende Neubauten, Sunday, September 07, 1997, Astoria
  23. Mansun, Saturday, October 11, 1997, Manchester Academy
  24. Mansun, Tuesday, October 14, 1997, Astoria
  25. Robbie Williams, Thursday, October 16, 1997, Hammersmith Palais
  26. Robbie Williams, Friday, October 17, 1997, Hammersmith Palais
  27. Super Furry Animals, Thursday, October 30, 1997, Kentish Town Forum
  28. Curve, Tuesday, November 18, 1997, King’s College
  29. My Life Story, Friday, December 12, 1997, Astoria
  30. Blur / Super Furry Animals, Saturday, December 13, 1997, Brixton Academy
  31. Space, Wednesday, February 04, 1998, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  32. Kylie Minogue, Thursday, July 30, 1998, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  33. Mansun, Friday, October 23, 1998, Brixton Academy
  34. Placebo, Saturday, October 24, 1998, Brixton Academy
  35. Manic Street Preachers, Tuesday, December 15, 1998, Wembley Arena
  36. Manic Street Preachers, Wednesday, December 16, 1998, Wembley Arena
  37. Kula Shaker, Friday, March 05, 1999, 100 Club
  38. Suede, Saturday, March 27, 1999, Astoria
  39. Kula Shaker, Sunday, March 28, 1999, Kentish Town Forum
  40. Suede, Friday, April 16, 1999, Asylum Studios
  41. Suede, Sunday, May 09, 1999, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  42. My Life Story, Thursday, May 27, 1999, LA2
  43. Gay Dad, Wednesday, June 09, 1999, ICA
  44. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, August 21, 1999, Hylands Park, Chelmsford (V99)
  45. Mansun, Sunday, August 29, 1999, Richfield Avenue, Reading (Reading Festival)
  46. Super Furry Animals, Wednesday, November 03, 1999, Brixton Academy
  47. Pet Shop Boys, Monday, December 20, 1999, Wembley Arena
  48. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, December 31, 1999, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
  49. Oasis, Saturday, July 22, 2000, Wembley Stadium
  50. Mansun, Saturday, August 19, 2000, Hylands Park, Chelmsford (V2000)
  51. Mansun, Saturday, November 04, 2000, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  52. Mansun, Thursday, February 01, 2001, Astoria
  53. Kylie Minogue, Monday, March 19, 2001, Hammersmith Apollo
  54. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, March 30, 2001, Brixton Academy
  55. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, March 31, 2001, Brixton Academy
  56. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Sunday, May 06, 2001, Brixton Academy
  57. Manic Street Preachers, Wednesday, September 12, 2001, The Scala
  58. Suede, Sunday, June 23, 2002, Royal Festival Hall
  59. Pet Shop Boys, Saturday, July 06, 2002, Brixton Academy
  60. Darren Hayes, Wednesday, October 16, 2002, Hammersmith Apollo
  61. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, December 07, 2002, Wembley Arena
  62. Manic Street Preachers, Sunday, December 08, 2002, Brixton Academy
  63. Manic Street Preachers, Monday, December 16, 2002, Cardiff International Arena
  64. Placebo, Wednesday, April 23, 2003, Brixton Academy
  65. Blur, Saturday, May 10, 2003, Astoria
  66. The Dandy Warhols, Friday, May 23, 2003, Brixton Academy
  67. Björk, Saturday, May 24, 2003, Hammersmith Apollo
  68. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Friday, June 06, 2003, Hammersmith Apollo
  69. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Sunday, June 08, 2003, Hammersmith Apollo
  70. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, July 11, 2003, Old Trafford Cricket Ground (Move Festival)
  71. Manic Street Preachers, Monday, July 14, 2003, HMV Oxford Circus
  72. David Bowie, Monday, September 08, 2003, Riverside Studios
  73. Maroon 5, Thursday, September 18, 2003, Lock 17
  74. Mark Owen, Tuesday, September 30, 2003, Islington Academy
  75. Kosheen, Tuesday, October 21, 2003, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  76. The Darkness, Wednesday, October 22, 2003, Hammersmith Apollo
  77. David Bowie, Monday, November 17, 2003, MEN Arena, Manchester
  78. David Bowie, Wednesday, November 19, 2003, NEC, Birmingham
  79. David Bowie, Thursday, November 20, 2003, NEC, Birmingham
  80. David Bowie, Tuesday, November 25, 2003, Wembley Arena
  81. David Bowie, Wednesday, November 26, 2003, Wembley Arena
  82. The Dandy Warhols, Monday, December 01, 2003, Kentish Town Forum
  83. Blur, Tuesday, December 02, 2003, Brixton Academy
  84. Mark Owen, Thursday, December 04, 2003, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  85. Placebo, Monday, March 01, 2004, Brixton Academy
  86. Placebo, Tuesday, March 02, 2004, Brixton Academy
  87. Placebo, Tuesday, March 30, 2004, Brixton Academy
  88. Duran Duran, Wednesday, April 14, 2004, Wembley Arena
  89. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, June 12, 2004 Seaclose Park, Newport (Isle of Wight Festival)
  90. David Bowie, Sunday, June 13, 2004, Seaclose Park, Newport (Isle of Wight Festival)
  91. Delays, Wednesday, September 22, 2004, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  92. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Wednesday, November 10, 2004, Brixton Academy
  93. The Prodigy, Friday, December 3, 2004, Brixton Academy
  94. Manic Street Preachers, Thursday, December 09, 2004, Wembley Arena
  95. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, December 17, 2004, Manchester Evening News Arena
  96. Manic Street Preachers, Monday, April 18, 2005, Hammersmith Apollo
  97. Manic Street Preachers, Tuesday, April 19, 2005, Hammersmith Apollo
  98. The Prodigy, Sunday, August 7, 2005, Brixton Academy
  99. Scissor Sisters, Thursday, August 18, 2005, Kentish Town Forum
  100. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Thursday, August 25, 2005, Alexandra Palace
  101. Alabama 3, Tuesday, October 11, 2005, Astoria
  102. Mediaeval Baebes, Saturday, November 05, 2005, Croydon Fairfield Halls (Witchfest)
  103. David Gray, Thursday, December 15, 2005, Brixton Academy
  104. Daniel Powter, Monday, December 19, 2005, Islington Academy
  105. Take That, Monday, May 08, 2006, Wembley Arena
  106. Kula Shaker, Wednesday, May 17, 2006, Scala
  107. Red Hot Chili Peppers, Monday, July 17, 2006, Earl’s Court
  108. James Dean Bradfield, Thursday, October 19, 2006, KoKo
  109. The Automatic, Friday, November 03, 2006, Kentish Town Forum
  110. Pet Shop Boys, Sunday, May 27, 2007, Hammersmith Apollo
  111. Manic Street Preachers, Wednesday, May 30, 2007, Astoria
  112. Manic Street Preachers, Wednesday, December 12, 2007, Brixton Academy
  113. Delays, Friday, May 16, 2008, KoKo
  114. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, May 29, 2009, Roundhouse
  115. Pet Shop Boys, Friday, June 19, 2009, The O2
  116. Hurts, Saturday, October 09, 2010, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  117. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, December 17, 2011, The O2
  118. Gallon Drunk, Thursday, November 22, 2012, The Macbeth
  119. Alison Moyet, Tuesday, October 15, 2013, Royal Festival Hall
  120. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Saturday, October 26, 2013, Hammersmith Apollo
  121. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, April 12, 2014, Brixton Academy
  122. Pet Shop Boys, Sunday, June 15, 2014, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
  123. Manic Street Preachers, Tuesday, July 08, 2014, Rough Trade East
  124. Little Boots, Thursday, November 26, 2015, XOYO
  125. Lush, Saturday, May 07, 2016, Roundhouse
  126. Manic Street Preachers, Monday, May 16, 2016, Royal Albert Hall
  127. Kula Shaker, Wednesday, May 18, 2016, Wilton’s Music Hall
  128. The Anchoress, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, Bush Hall
  129. Saint Etienne, Friday, October 07, 2016, Butlins, Bognor Regis (Rockaway Beach Day 1)
  130. Suede, Saturday, October 08, 2016, Butlins, Bognor Regis (Rockaway Beach Day 2)
  131. My Life Story, Friday, October 14, 2016, The Borderline
  132. My Life Story, Saturday, October 15, 2016, The Borderline
  133. Kula Shaker, Thursday, December 08, 2016, Kentish Town Forum
  134. Super Furry Animals, Friday, December 09, 2016, Roundhouse
  135. The Anchoress, Saturday, December 17, 2016, King’s Place
  136. Celebrating David Bowie, Sunday, January 08, 2017, Brixton Academy
  137. Taxloss Lovers / Desperate Icons, Saturday, February 18, 2017, Parr Street Studio 2 (Mansun Convention)
  138. Pet Shop Boys, Sunday, February 19, 2017, Manchester Arena
  139. Holy Holy, Thursday, March 30, 2017, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  140. Pet Shop Boys, Sunday, April 02, 2017, Royal Albert Hall
  141. Take That, Friday, June 09, 2017, The O2
  142. Take That, Sunday, June 11, 2017, The O2
  143. Manic Street Preachers, Thursday, June 22, 2017, Bristol Harbourside (Bristol Sounds)
  144. Robbie Williams, Friday, June 23, 2017, London Stadium
  145. Paul Draper, Friday, August 11, 2017, Rough Trade East
  146. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Saturday, September 30, 2017, The O2
  147. Manic Street Preachers, Wednesday, October 18, 2017, Roundhouse
  148. Ride, Tuesday, November 07, 2017, Kentish Town Forum
  149. Paul Draper, Thursday, March 01, 2018, Manchester Ritz
  150. Paul Draper, Thursday, March 08, 2018, Electric Brixton
  151. Rae Morris, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, Heaven
  152. Paul Draper, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, Rough Trade East
  153. Manic Street Preachers / The Anchoress, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, Royal Festival Hall
  154. Pet Shop Boys, Wednesday, July 25, 2018, Royal Opera House
  155. Pet Shop Boys, Saturday, July 28, 2018, Royal Opera House
  156. Suede, Friday, September 21, 2018, Rough Trade East
  157. Manic Street Preachers, Tuesday, September 25, 2018, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  158. Kylie Minogue, Thursday, September 27, 2018, The O2
  159. Paul Draper, Tuesday, October 2, 2018, Union Chapel
  160. Suede, Saturday, October 13, 2018, Hammersmith Apollo
  161. Take That, Thursday, March 28, 2019, Royal Albert Hall
  162. Marina, Friday, May 3, 2019, Royal Albert Hall
  163. Take That, Sunday, May 5, 2019, The O2
  164. Manic Street Preachers, Friday, May 17, 2019, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  165. Manic Street Preachers, Saturday, May 18, 2019, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  166. Ride, Saturday, August 17, 2019, Rough Trade East
  167. Ride, Tuesday, August 20, 2019, PRYZM
  168. Suede, Wednesday, November 20, 2019, Shepherd’s Bush Empire
  169. Ride, Monday, December 9, 2019, Barbican Centre
  170. Mabel, Wednesday, February 12, 2020, Hammersmith Apollo
  171. The Lounge Kittens, Friday, February 28, 2020, Union Chapel
  172. Gruff Rhys, Friday, May 21, 2021, Islington Assembly Hall
  173. Gorillaz, Tuesday, August 10, 2021, The O2
  174. Liam Gallagher, Tuesday, August 17, 2021, The O2
  175. Bicep, Saturday, September 11, 2021, Brixton Academy