Although not exactly a gig, this was the first time I saw Suede perform live in nearly 14 years. After a long, long wait, finally my Suede curse was broken!
I last saw Suede at the Hammersmith Apollo just over a year ago, an utterly fantastic gig which left me itching to see them again as soon as possible.
t was June 2002, and nine long months had passed since my last gig – my longest gap between gigs since I’d arrived in London nearly six years previously.
On this day in 1999, Suede released their fourth album “Head Music”. Here are my rather excitable scribblings about that day, written in my diary exactly 20 years ago.
This turned out to be my last Suede gig for three years. A good thing then that it was such an incredible one.
A plastic ticket inviting the painted people to get off our heads to Head Music at the Asylum.
Suede at the Astoria on a Saturday night in 1999. It doesn’t get much better than that.
I had an amazing year of gigs in 2018, which is pretty impressive considering how many I missed due to ill health (never going to get over missing the Manics’ Resistance Is Futile tour, quite honestly). Here are my top 5 of the year. The top 2 sit […]
The best Suede gig I’ve ever been to. An exhaustingly uplifting, riotously emotional triumph.
A hot and sweaty celebration of Suede in the 21st century.