The Complete Gig Guide For Mods

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DATE BANDS VENUE
     
Saturday 8th January 1977 The Jam & Wire The Roxy, London
Friday 11th February 1977 The Jam & The Lurkers The Roxy, London
Thursday 24th February 1977 The Jam, The Rejects & Wire The Roxy, London
Wednesday 4th March 1977 Excel Dewsbury I.D.L.C.
Thursday 15th March 1977 The Jam & The Adverts The Roxy, London
Tuesday 22nd March 1977 The Jam & The Rejects The Roxy, London
Thursday 31st March 1977 Excel Dudley Hill R.L. & A.C.
Monday 11th April 1977 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal

Sunday 17th April 1977

The Stranglers, Cherry Vanilla & The Jam The Roundhouse, London
Wednesday 20th April 1977 Excel Changes Night Scene
Thursday 21st April 1977 Excel Laisterdyke Working Mens Club
Saturday 23rd April 1977 Excel Manningham UJ Club
Sunday 24th April 1977 Excel Hightown W.M. Liberal Club
     
Thursday 12th May 1977 The Jam & Wire Nags Head High Wycombe
     
Wednesday 8th June 1977 The Jam The Winning Post, Twickenham
Saturday 11th June 1977 The Jam & The Cortinas Redlands Teacher Training College, Bristol
Monday 13th June 1977 The Jam Top Rank, Reading
Tuesday 14th June 1977 The Jam Locarno, Portsmouth
Wednesday 15th June 1977 The Jam Village Bowl, Bournemouth
Friday 17th June 1977 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
     
Friday 1st July 1977 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
Saturday 2nd July 1977 Excel Princeville W.M.C., Bradford
Tuesday 5th July 1977 The Jam Top Rank, Brighton
Saturday 9th July 1977
Excel (3o'Clock Afternoon Gig)
West Yorkshire Metropolitan Council "Fire Service Department" Garden Fete
Saturday 9th July 1977 The Jam & Chelsea California Ballroom, Dunstable
Wednesday 13th July 1977

The Jam

Shuffles, Glasgow
Saturday 23rd July 1977 The Jam Town Hall,  High Wycombe
Sunday 24th July 1977 The Jam, The Boys & The Saints Hammersmith Odeon, London
Wednesday 13th July 1977 The Jam Shuffles, Glasgow
Friday 22nd July 1977 The Jam West Runton Pavilion, Cromer
Saturday 10th September 1977 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
Saturday 10th September 1977 The Jam & The Jolt Nashville Rooms, Lond
Sunday 11th September 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
Sunday 16th October 1977 The Jam New York, USA
Sunday 16th October 1977 Excel Birstall Liberal Club
     
     
Thursday 17th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Huddersfield Polytechnic
Friday 18th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Newcastle Mayfair
Saturday 19th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Leeds University
Sunday 20th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Liverpool Empire
Tuesday 22nd November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Top Rank, Cardiff
Thursday 24th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Leicester University
Friday 25th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Kings Hall, Derby
Saturday 26th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Civic Centre, Aylesbury
Sunday 27th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Top Rank, Sheffield
Monday 28th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Top Rank, Birmingham
Tuesday 29th November 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Manchester Apollo
Wednesday 30th November 1977 The Jam, The New Hearts & The Jolt Glasgow Apollo
     
Friday 2nd December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Sports Centre, Bracknell
Saturday 3rd December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
Sunday 4th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Locarno, Bristol
Monday 5th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Village Bowl, Bournemouth
Wednesday 7th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Top Rank, Brighton
Thursday 8th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Locarno, Coventry
Friday 9th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Canterbury Odeon
Sunday 11th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts The Greyhound, Croyden
Wednesday 14th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Lancaster University
Thursday 15th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Victoria Hall, Stoke
Friday 16th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Corn Exchange, Cambridge
Sunday 18th December 1977 The Jam & The New Hearts Hammersmith Odeon, London
     
Saturday 24th December 1977 Excel Hightown W.M. Liberal Club
     
Sunday 15th January 1978 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
Tuesday 31st January 1978 Excel East Bowling Unity Club
Saturday 5th February 1978 Little Bob Story & The Jam Crawley College
Sunday 26th February 1978 Blush & Excel Morley Carr W.M.C.
Monday 27th February 1978 The Ordinarys The Brecknock, Camden, London
     
Saturday 18th March 1978 The Pleasers & The Heat Rafters, Manchester
Friday 31st March 1978 The Jam & The Tuff Darts GBGB Theatre, New York, USA
Saturday 26th March 1978 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
     
Sunday 9th April 1978 Generation X, Reggae Regular & The Jolt The Roundhouse, London
Wednesday 12th April 1978 Generation X & The Jolt Top Rank Suite, Brighton
Friday 14th April 1978 Generation X & The Jolt Town Hall, High Wycombe
Tuesday 18th April 1978 The Police & The Crooks The Nashville, London
     
Thursday 25th May 1978 Excel Gomersal W.M.C., Gomersal
Saturday Seventeen (First ever gig) Bee Hotel, Rhyl
     
Sunday 4th June 1978 The Pirates & The New Hearts Lyceum, London
Saturday 10th June 1978 The Jam Paris Theatre, London
Monday 12th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt King George's Hall, Blackburn
Tuesday 13th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt Victoria Hall, Keighley
Wednesday 14th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt The Pier, Colwyn Bay
Thursday 15th June 1979 The Jam & The Jolt Barbarellas, Birmingham
Friday 16th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt Barbarellas, Birmingham
Saturday 17th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt The Friars, Aylesbury
Sunday 18th June 1978 The Jam & The Jolt Lyceum, London
     
Saturday 15th July 1978 The Tickets, The Purple Hearts & The Clique

Longhouse Youth Club, Dagenham

Wednesday 19th July 1978 The Sta Prest F-Club, Leeds
Saturday 22nd July 1978 The Motors & The Jolt Music Hall, Aberdeen
Sunday 30th July 1978 The Jam & Squire Guildford Civic Hall, Surrey
     
Saturday 20th August 1978 Excel Morley Carr W.M.C.
     
Friday 8th September 1978 The Chords (With Paul Halpin on drums) Green Man, Plumstead High Street, London
Saturday 9th September 1978 The Chords (With Paul Halpin on drums) Green Man, Plumstead High Street, London
?? September 1978 The Jolt & The Purple Hearts The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
     
Thursday 12th October 1978 Beggar The Palace, Mountain Ash
Friday 13th October 1978 Beggar The Bull, Hornchurch, Essex
Tuesday 24th October 1978 The Teenbeats The Triad, Bishops Stortford
?? October 1978 The Purple Hearts & The Corvettes ???, Canning Town, London
     
Friday 10th November 1978 The Jam Sheffield Polytechnic
Sunday 12th November 1978 The Jam, The Dickies & Patrick Fitzgerald Leeds University
Sunday 12th November 1978 The Jolt Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Monday 13th November 1978 The Jam, The Dickies & Patrick Fitzgerald Apollo Theatre, Manchester
Tuesday 14th November 1978 The Jam, The Dickies & Patrick Fitzgerald Odeon, Birmingham
Wednesday 15th November 1978 The Jam, The Dickies & Patrick Fitzgerald Coventry Theatre
Thursday 16th November 1978 The Jolt, Simple Minds & Dirty Dossers Astoria, Edinburgh
Friday 17th November 1978 The Jolt University, Durham
Wednesday 29th November 1978 The Jam, Generation X & Bernie Torme Wembley Area, London
     
Monday 4th December 1978 The Crooks The Pegasus, Stoke Newington, London
Friday 8th December 1978 Beggar The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Saturday 16th December 1978 The Purple Hearts & The Scooters Hop Poles, Enfield
Monday 18th December 1978 The Crooks The Pegasus, Stoke Newington, London
Wednesday 20th December 1978 The Valves & Beggar The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Thursday 28th December 1978 Beggar & Skrewdriver The Palace, Mountain Ash
     
Wednesday 3rd January 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, Stoke Newington, London
Saturday 6th January 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Monday 8th January 1979 Better Looking Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, London
Wednesday 10th January 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 12th January 1979 The Purple Hearts, Speedball, The Jukes & Captain Strange St. Saviours Hall, Chadwick Road, Southend-On-Sea
Saturday 13th January 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Sunday 14th January 1979 Brett 'Buddy' Ascott Auditions for The Chords Tooley Street, London Bridge
Monday 15th January 1979 Brett 'Buddy' Ascott joins The Chords  
Monday 15th January 1979

Secret Affair

Record Demo at 'CBS Studio'
Tuesday 16th January 1979

Secret Affair

Record Demo at 'CBS Studio'
Wednesday 17th January 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Wednesday 17th January 1979 The V.I.P's Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Thursday 18th January 1979 The V.I.P's The Drugstore, Kings Road Chelsea
Friday 19th January 1979 The Crooks East Barnet School, Clayton Hall
Saturday 20th January 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Saturday 20th January 1979 The Chords band meeting, Oxford Arms, Deptford Oxford Arms, Deptford
Wednesday 24th January 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Wednesday 24th January 1979 Excel New Talk Of Yorkshire Club, Bradford
Thursday 25th January 1979 The Vapors University Hall Bar, Guildford
Friday 26th January 1979 The Mods Dingwalls, London
Saturday 27th January 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Saturday 27th January 1979 Secret Affair Ian and Dave meet Dennis Smith at the Crooked Billet in Walthamstow where Dennis joins the band officially.
Sunday 28th January 1979 The Chords first rehearsal Jim Long's kitchen
Monday 30th January 1979 Secret Affair Rehearsal, Hackney
     
Thursday 1st February 1979 White Magic & The Fixations The Canterbury Arms, Brixton, London
Friday 2nd February 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 2nd February 1979 Secret Affair Rehearsal, Hackney
Saturday 3rd February 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Sunday 4th February 1979 The Chords first studio rehearsal  Silversound, Sydenham
Monday 5th February 1979 The Crooks Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Wednesday 7th February 1979 The Crooks The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Thursday 8th February 1979 The Crooks North East London Polytechnic
Friday 9th February 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 9th February 1979 The V.I.P's Harrow Technical College
Saturday 10th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Wednesday 14th February 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Tickets The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Wednesday 14th February 1979 The V.I.P's Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 14th February 1979 The Chords first photos shoot Silversound, Sydenham
Thursday 15th February 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware
Friday 16th February 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware
Friday 16th February 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 16th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Greyhound, Fulham
Friday 16th February 1979 The Jam & Secret Affair Reading University
Friday 16th February 1979 The Teenbeats (Their First Gig) The Carlisle, Hastings
Saturday 17th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Sunday 18th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Friday 23rd February 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 23rd February 1979 The Mods The Cornerhouse, Stone Grove
Friday 23rd February 1979 The Ordinarys The Swan, Stevenage
Friday 23rd February 1979 The Piranhas & The Teenbeats The Carlisle, Hastings
Friday 23rd February 1979 The Tickets & The Purple Hearts Middlesex Hospital College, Windmeyer Buildings, Cleveland Street, London
Saturday 24th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Wheatsheaf, Chelsea
Sunday 25th February 1979 The V.I.P's The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 26th February 1979 The Crooks

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Tuesday 27th February 1979 The V.I.P's Woolwich Tramshed
Wednesday 28th February 1979 The Crooks The Orange Tree, Friern Barnet
     
Thursday 1st March 1979 The Low Numbers Dublin Castle, London
Friday 2nd March 1979 The Crooks Trent Park College, London
Friday 2nd March 1979 The Chords first Alaska Studios rehearsal Alaska Studios
Sunday 4th March 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 4th March 1979 Beggar & The Drill The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Monday 5th March 1979 The V.I.P's The Pegasus, London
Tuesday 6th March 1979 Secret Affair & The Afflicted The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 6th March 1979 The Piranhas, Nicky & The Dots & The Teenbeats The Buccaneer, Brighton
Thursday 8th March 1979 The Crooks North East London Polytechnic
Thursday 8th March 1979 Secret Affair The Pegasus, Stoke Newington, London
Friady 9th March 1979 The Mods The Cornerhouse, Stone Grove
Saturday 10th March 1979 The Teenbeats The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Thursday 15th March 1979 The Chords The Kings Head, Deptford, London
Friday 16th March 1979 The V.I.P's "Just Can't Let You Go" Single Released
Friday 16th March 1979 Squire North East London Polytechnic
Friday 16th March 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 16th March 1979 Squire "Get Ready To Go" Single Released
Saturday 17th March 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 17th March 1979 The V.I.P's Party Party, Birmingham
Saturday 17th March 1979 The Teenbeats, Smeggy & The Cheesy Bits, The Chefs, The Accents & The Kemptown Rockers The Vault, Brighton
Sunday 18th March 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Monday 19th March 1979 Squire Cockneys, London
Wednesday 21st March 1979 Secret Affair The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Wednesday 21st March 1979 The V.I.P's Crocs, Rayleigh, Essex
Thursday 22nd March 1979 The Chords The Kings Head, Deptford
Friday 23rd March 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 23rd March 1979

Malfunction, Roxette & Back To Zero

Technical College, Southgate
Saturday 24th March 1979 The Fixations The Pied Bull, London
Saturday 24th March 1979 The Chords Irish Working Men's Club, Union Street, Borough
Sunday 25th March 1979 Secret Affair The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Sunday 25th March 1979 Back To Zero & Jeepster Alan Pullinger Centre, Southgate
Monday 26th March 1979 The Crooks Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Tuesday 27th March 1979 The Cure & Secret Affair Conway Hall, Holborn, London
Wednesday 28th March 1979 Secret Affair The Barracuda Club, London
Thursday 29th March 1979 The Crooks The Orange Tree, Kensington, London
Thursday 29th March 1979 The Fixations Acklam Hall, London
Thursday 29th March 1979 The V.I.P's Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 30th March 1979 The Crooks Double Six, Basildon, Essex
Friday 30th March 1979 The V.I.P's Nightsgrange Barn, Winsford
Friday 30th March 1979 The Chords The King's Head, Deptford
Saturday 31st March 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 31st March 1979 The Pretenders & Secret Affair Leicester Polytechnic
     
Sunday 1st April 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 1st April 1979 The Chords photo session Greenwich
Monday 2nd April The Chords NME interview London
Monday 2nd April The Chords Records for JP Productions demo Polydor Studios, Stratford Place, London
Tuesday 3rd April 1979 Speedball Westcliff School, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Wednesday 4th April 1979 The Chords  "Now It's Gone" single recorded, Polydor Studios, London
Wednesday 4th April 1979 The Teenbeats, Fan Club & Chicane Alhambra, Brighton
Thursday 5th April 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Thursday 5th April 1979 The Chords 'Sounds' Gig Review
Friday 6th April 1979 The Young Bucks & The Teenbeats Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Friday 6th April 1979 The Purple Hearts Top Alex, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Saturday 7th April 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Press Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Saturday 7th April 1979 The Chords NME photo session Tower Bridge, London
Sunday 8th April 1979 The Killermeters The Nashville, London
 Sunday 8th April 1979 Lew Lewis & The Purple Hearts The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 9th April 1979 Stan's Blues Band & The Chords The Rock Garden, Covent Garden
Tuesday 10th April 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Crooks The Nashville, London
Wednesday 11th April 1979 The Chords Albany Empire, Deptford, London
Wednesday 11th April 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Fixations, The Scooters & Back To Zero Howard Hall, Ponders End, Enfield
Wednesday 11th April 1979 The Chords & Stan's Blues Band Albany Empire, Deptford
Thursday 12th April 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware
Friday 13th April 1979 The Crooks & Back To Zero The Greyhound, Fulham
Friday 13th April 1979 The V.I.P's The Pegasus, London
Saturday 14th April 1979 The UK Subs, The Teenbeats & The 4th Reich The Pavilion Pier, Hastings
Saturday 14th April 1979 The Crooks The Rugby Club, Harlow
Saturday 14th April 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Sunday 15th April 1979 The Small Hours The Brecknock, London
 Sunday 15th April 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 15th April 1979 The Vapors The Three Lions, Farncombe
Sunday 15th April 1979 Speedball & The Psychopaths Shrimpers Club, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Monday 16th April 1979 The Crooks The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Monday 16th April 1979 Secret Affair & The Chords The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 16th April 1979 The Jam & Dwight Twilley The Agora Ballroom, Cleveland, USA
Tuesday 17th April 1979 The Inmates & The Chords

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Wednesday 18th April 1979 The V.I.P's Crocs, Rayleigh, Essex
Wednesday 18th April 1979 The Vapors Memorial Hall, Farnham
Wednesday 18th April 1979 Lew Lewis Reformer & The Mods Nelsons, Wimbledon
Thursday 19th April 1979 Beggar Saxon House, Walthamstow, London
Thursday 19th April 1979 The V.I.P's The Nags Head, High Wycombe
Friday 20th April 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 20th April 1979 Beggar The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Saturday 21st April 1979 The Teenbeats The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Saturday 21st April 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Sunday 22nd April 1979 The Small Hours The Brecknock, London
Sunday 22nd April 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 22nd April 1979 Back To Zero * The Scooters St. James’ Church Hall, Bush Hill Park, Enfield
Tuesday 24th April 1979 The Directions & The V.I.P's The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 24th April 1979 Squire Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, London
Wednesday 25th April 1979 The Vapors The Pegasus, London
Wednesday 25th April 1979 The Crooks Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Wednesday 25th April 1979 The V.I.P's Dingwalls, London
Thursday 26th April 1979 The Chords - Interview & Photo Shoot for Sounds London
Thursday 26th April 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Chords & Back To Zero The Cambridge Hotel, Edmonton, London
Thursday 26th April 1979 The Crooks The Pegasus, London
Friday 27th April 1979 The Crooks North London Polytechnic
Friday 27th April 1979 Chicane & Dirty Weekend Cage Skateboard Park, Brighton
Saturday 28th April 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 28th April 1979 Chicane & Fan Club Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 28th April 1979 Sema 4 Revolution, York
Sunday 29th April 1979 The Small Hours The Brecknock, London
Monday 30th April 1979 Secret Affair & Les Elite The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
     
 Thursday 3rd May 1979 The Chords & Back To Zero The Acklam Hall, London
 Thursday 3rd May 1979 The Crooks & The Fixations Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
 Friday 4th May 1979 The Vapors The Royal Hotel, Guildford
 Friday 4th May 1979  Speedball & The Purple Hearts

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

 Friday 4th May 1979 The Crooks, Back To Zero & The Fixations The Pegasus, London
 Friday 4th May 1979 Secret Affair Egham College
 Friday 4th May 1979 The Teenbeats The Buccaneer, Brighton
 Friday 4th May 1979 The Jam Sheffield University
 Friday 4th May 1979 Excel Talk Of Yorkshire Club, Bradford
 Saturday 5th May 1979 The Vapors The Bull, Hornchurch
 Saturday 5th May 1979 The Mods & Squire The Green Man, Plumstead
 Saturday 5th May 1979 The Jam Sheffield University
 Saturday 5th May 1979 Excel Talk Of Yorkshire Club, Bradford
 Saturday 5th May 1979 Guy Pratt Joins Speedball ----
 Saturday 5th May 1979 Secret Affair The Buccaneer, Brighton
 Sunday 6th May 1979 The Scooters Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
 Sunday 6th May 1979 The Chords The Wellington, Waterloo, London
 Sunday 6th May 1979 The Chords "Hey Girl" Recorded at Polydor Studios, London
 Sunday 6th May 1979 The Jam City Hall, Newcastle
 Monday 7th May 1979 Secret Affair, The Mods, Beggar, The Small Hours, Squire, The Merton Parks The Bridge House, Canning Town, London    (Mods Mayday '79 Album Recorded)   
  Monday  7th May 1979 Back To Zero, The Chords, The Purple Hearts & The Scooters Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
  Monday  7th May 1979 The Teenbeats The Triad, Bishops Stortford
 Tuesday 8th May 1979 The Chords & The Purple Hearts London Weekend TV filmed Wellington, Waterloo, London
 Tuesday 8th May 1979 The Jam Salford University
 Wednesday 9th May 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Sta-Prest Dublin Castle, London
 Wednesday 9th May 1979 The Chords Sign to JP Productions/Polydor contract
 Thursday 10th May 1979 Secret Affair Wisbech College, East Anglia
  Thursday 10th May 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware, London
  Thursday 10th May 1979 Beggar The John Bull, Chiswick, London
  Thursday 10th May 1979 The Jam The Rainbow Theatre, London
Friday 11th May 1979 The Crooks Hop Poles, Enfield
 Friday 11th May 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware, London
 Friday 11th May 1979 The V.I.P's The Pegasus, London
Friday 11th May 1979 The Jam, The Chords & The Records The Rainbow Theatre, London
 Saturday 12th May 1979 The V.I.P's Hop Poles, Enfield
 Saturday 12th May 1979 Secret Affair & The Teenbeats The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
 Saturday 12th May 1979 The Jam Loughborough University
Sunday 13th May 1979 Squire The Wooden Bridge, Guildford
Sunday 13th May 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Monday 14th May 1979 The Small Hours The Brecknock, London
Monday 14th May 1979 The Fixations Acklam Hall, London
Monday 14th May 1979 Beggar Saxon House, Walthamstow, London
Monday 14th May 1979 The Chords & The Scooters The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 14th May 1979 The Jam Exeter University
Monday 14th May 1979 Secret Affair Dingwalls, London
Monday 14th May 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Little Roosters & The Cobras Notre Dame Hall, London
Tuesday 15th May 1979 The Jam Liverpool University
Tuesday 15th May 1979 The Sta-Prest Youth & Adult Centre, Epping
Tuesday 15th May 1979 The Chords, The Crooks & Back To Zero Hop Poles, Enfield
Wednesday 16th May 1979 The Jam Liverpool University
Wednesday 16th May 1979 The Crooks & Back To Zero The Greyhound, Fulham
Thursday 17th May 1979 The Jam Strathclyde University, Scotland
Thursday 17th May 1979 The Sta-Prest The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Thursday 17th May 1979 The Vapors The Royal Hotel, Guildford
Thursday 17th May 1979 The Crooks Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 18th May 1979 The Crooks & Back To Zero The Pegasus, London
Friday 18th May 1979 The Jam Strathclyde University, Scotland
Friday 18th May 1979 The Sta-Prest Albermarle Youth Centre, Romford
Friday 18th May 1979 Secret Affair & Chicane The Buccaneer, Brighton
Saturday 19th May 1979 The Jam Strathclyde University, Scotland
Saturday 19th May 1979 The Crooks Duke Of Lancaster, New Barnet
Saturday 19th May 1979 The Vapors Marshall Rooms, Stroud
Saturday 19th May 1979 Secret Affair & Chicane The Buccaneer, Brighton
Sunday 20th May 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Crooks, Back To Zero, The Mods, Squire & The Washing Machines The Triad Centre, Bishops Stortford
Sunday 20th May 1979 The Undertones, The Chords & Lew Lewis Reformer  The Lyceum, London
Sunday 20th May 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 20th May 1979 Secret Affair Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Monday 21st May 1979 Beggar Saxon House, Walthamstow, London
Monday 21st May 1979 The Teenbeats The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Monday 21st May 1979 The Vapors The Richmond Hotel, Brighton
Monday 21st May 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Sta-Prest The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 21st May 1979 The Crooks The Nashville, London
Monday 21st May 1979 The Jam & Secret Affair Colston Hall, Bristol
Monday 21st May 1979 Speedball & The Leepers Zero 6, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Tuesday 22nd May 1979 The Small Hours The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Tuesday 22nd May 1979 The Jam Odeon Theatre, Birmingham
Tuesday 22nd May 1979 The Chords Interviews & Photos, Record Mirror, Smash Hits. Photo shoot, Teen mags, Notting Hill Gate, London
Tuesday 22nd May 1979 Roy (Chubby) Brown & Excel Eston Institute & Workmens Club
Wednesday 23rd May 1979 Squire, The Sta-Prest & The Details The Coal Bin, Dublin Castle, London
Wednesday 23rd May 1979 Secret Affair & The Purple Hearts Norwich University
Thursday 24th May 1979 Beggar Archery Tavern, Eastbourne
Thursday 24th May 1979 Squire The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Thursday 24th May 1979 The Crooks Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Thursday 24th May 1979 The Jam Guildhall, Portsmouth
Thursday 24th May 1979 The Undertones & The Chords  Leeds Polytechnic
Friday 25th May 1979 Back To Zero, Squire & The Sta-Prest The Red Lion, Leytonstone, London
Friday 25th May 1979 The Fixations Dingwalls, London
Friday 25th May 1979 The Crooks & The Mods Hop Poles, Enfield
Friday 25th May 1979 Secret Affair & The Purple Hearts Cassio College, Watford
Friday 25th May 1979 The Undertones, The Chords & The Zipps Oxford Polytechnic
Friday 25th May 1979 The Teenbeats The Carlisle, Hastings
Saturday 26th May 1979 Squire & The Mods The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Saturday 26th May 1979 The Teenbeats The Buccaneer, Brighton ???
Saturday 26th May 1979 Secret Affair & The Teenbeats The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 26th May 1979 The Undertones, The Chords & The Knack The Friars, Aylesbury, Bucks
Sunday 27th May 1979 The Crooks The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Sunday 27th May 1979 The Ordinarys & The Mods The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Sunday 27th May 1979 The Small Hours The Nashville, London
Sunday 27th May 1979 The Undertones & The Chords Guildford Civic Hall - Stage Invasion
Monday 28th May 1979 The Vapors Ruskin Arms, East London
Monday 28th May 1979 Beggar Saxon House, Walthamstow, London
Monday 28th May 1979 The Crooks Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Monday 28th May 1979 Secret Affair & The Mods The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 28th May 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Mods, Back To Zero & Squire  Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London
Monday 28th May 1979 The Undertones & The Chords Bristol Locarno
Tuesday 29th May 1979 The Sta-Prest Target Club, Reading
Tuesday 29th May 1979 The Vapors Memorial Hall, Farnham
Wednesday 30th May 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Number Dublin Castle, London
Wednesday 30th May 1979 Chicane The Cage, Brighton
Wednesday 30th May 1979 The Chords Sign Asgard Agency contract
Thursday 31st May 1979 The Numbers Lottbridge Arms, Eastbourne
Thursday 31st May 1979 The Crooks The Nags Head, High Wycombe
Thursday 31st May 1979 The Sta-Prest The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Thursday 31st May 1979 The Undertones & The Chords Coventry Locarno
     
Friday 1st June 1979 Secret Affair & Back To Zero City Polytechnic, London
Friday 1st June 1979 The Merton Parkas Carlshalton Carnival, Surrey (Afternoon)
Friday 1st June 1979 The Merton Parkas The Two Brewers, Clapham, London (Evening)
Friday 1st June 1979 Squire The Three Lions, Farncombe
Friday 1st June 1979 The Sta-Prest The Orange Tree, Friern Barnet
Saturday 2nd June 1979 Secret Affair & Back To Zero Canterbury University, Kent
Saturday 2nd June 1979 The Small Hours Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Sunday 3rd June 1979 The Vapors The Wooden Bridge, Guildford
Monday 4th June 1979 Secret Affair & The Purple Hearts Acklam Hall, London (Cancelled).
Monday 4th June 1979 The Merton Parkas & The Small Hours The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 4th June 1979 The Vapors Tracey's, Ipswich, Suffolk
Monday 4th June 1979 The Chords Capital Radio Interview
Tuesday 5th June 1979 The Mods Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 5th June 1979 The Purple Hearts Empire Theatre, Leicester Square, London
Tuesday 5th June 1979 The Undertones & The Chords Victoria Hall, Hanley, Stoke
Wednesday 6th June 1979 Chicane Alhambra, Brighton
Wednesday 6th June 1979 The Scooters Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 6th June 1979 The Sta-Prest & The Merton Parkas Dublin Castle, London
Thursday 7th June 1979 The Crooks & The Cobras Youth House, Brentwood
Friday 8th June 1979 Speedball "Is Somebody There?" Single Released
Friday 8th June 1979 Secret Affair & Back To Zero Kings College, Cambridge
Friday 8th June 1979 Speedball AJ'S Club, Lincoln
Friday 8th June 1979 The V.I.P's Oranges & Lemons, Oxford
Saturday 9th June 1979 The Purple Hearts, The Lambrettas, The Fixations, The Teenbeats, The Scooters & Chicane The Pavilion Pier, Hastings
Sunday 10th June 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 10th June 1979 Speedball The Windmill, Acton, London
Sunday 10th June 1979 Secret Affair & The Sta-Prest The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Monday 11th June 1979 The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 11th June 1979 The Chords & The Crooks The Nashville, London
Monday 11th June 1979 The Small Hours Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Monday 11th June 1979 The Fixations & Beggar Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Tuesday 12th June 1979 The Purple Hearts Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 12th June 1979 Speedball The Noise Factory, Kingston
Tuesday 12th June 1979 The Crooks & The Mods Hop Poles, Enfield
Wednesday 13th June 1979 Back To Zero, Six More Prophets  & The Numbers Dublin Castle, London
Wednesday 13th June 1979 The V.I.P's The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Wednesday 13th June 1979 Speedball The Duke Of Clarence, London
Thursday 14th June 1979 The Merton Parkas The Fountain, New Malden, London
Thursday 14th June 1979 The V.I.P's The Greyhound, Fulham
Thursday 14th June 1979 Speedball, Rubys & The Leepers The Old Swan, Kensington, London
Thursday 14th June 1979 John Cooper Clarke, Essential Logic, Wendy Tunes & The Chords Leicester University
Thursday 14th June 1979 Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London

Friday 15th June 1979 Speedball, Rubys & The Leepers The Green Man, Plumstead
Friday 15th June 1979 Chicane The Lamb, Lewes
Friday 15th June 1979 The V.I.P's

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Friday 15th June 1979 The Chords, The Mods & Squire The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Friday 15th June 1979 The Merton Parkas The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Friday 15th June 1979 Secret Affair

Nicky Horne radio interview, Bridge House album cut at Trident Studios.

Saturday 16th June 1979 Speedball, Rubys & The Leepers The Esplanade, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Saturday 16th June 1979 The Crooks & The Mods The Greyhound, Fulham
Saturday 16th June 1979 The Merton Parkas The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 16th June 1979 The Purple Hearts, Les Elite & The Little Roosters The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
???? June 1979 The Piranhas, The Teenbeats, Nicky & The Dots & The Lillettes Pier Pavilion, Hastings ???
Saturday 16th June 1979 Secret Affair, The Killermeters, The Specials, The Teenbeats & The Scene Huddersfield Polytechnic
Saturday 16th June 1979

The Cure, Joy Division & Back To Zero

The Odeon, Canterbury
Sunday 17th June 1979 The Merton Parkas The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Sunday 17th June 1979 The Fixations The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Sunday 17th June 1979 The V.I.P's The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 17th June 1979 Speedball Shrimpers Club, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Sunday 17th June 1979 The Chords, Back To Zero & The Killermeters The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 18th June 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Lambrettas The Buccaneer, Brighton
Monday 18th June 1979 Beggar The Legion Club, Tonypandy
Monday 18th June 1979 Secret Affair & The Crooks The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 19th June 1979 The Crooks Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 19th June 1979 The Chords, The Lambrettas & Speedball The Richmond Hotel, Brighton
Wednesday 20th June 1979 The Mods Dublin Castle, London
Wednesday 20th June 1979 The Crooks, The Vandellas & The Low Numbers The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Wednesday 20th June 1979 Speedball Bluto's, Wigan
Wednesday 20th June 1979 Beggar The Rugby Club, Treorchy
Wednesday 20th June 1979 Secret Affair, The Merton Parkas & Squire Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Thursday 21st June 1979 Straight Up &The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 21st June 1979 The Crooks Youth House, Brentwood
Thursday 21st June 1979 Speedball, Rubys & The Leepers Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Friday 22nd June 1979 Squire

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Friday 22nd June 1979 The Chords, The Mods, Speedball & The Small Hours Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London
Saturday 23rd June 1979 Squire The Green Man, Plumstead
Saturday 23rd June 1979 Speedball & The Leepers The Basement, Brighton
Sunday 24th June 1979 The Lurkers, The Chords & Back To Zero Lyceum Ballroom, London
Sunday 24th June 1979 Squire The Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Monday 25th June 1979 Secret Affair Notre Dame Hall, London
Monday 25th June 1979 Secret Affair & The Merton Parkas Billy's, Soho, London
Monday 25th June 1979 The Purple Hearts & Les Elite The Nashville, London
Monday 25th June 1979 The Mods & Squire The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 25th June 1979 Beggar Saxon House, Walthamstow, London
Monday 25th June 1979 The Smirks & The Teenbeats The Notre Dame, Leicester Square, London
Tuesday 26th June 1979 Speedball, Steve Hooker & The Leepers The Richmond Hotel, Brighton
Tuesday 26th June 1979 The Chords Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Wednesday 27th June 1979 Squire Locarno, Bournemouth
Wednesday 27th June 1979 Starjets & The Small Hours Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 27th June 1979 Beggar The Pegasus, London
Thursday 28th June 1979 Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 28th June 1979 Speedball Lindisfarne, Westcliff-On-Sea, Southend-On-Sea
Thursday 28th June 1979 Squire The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Friday 29th June 1979 The Crooks, SW1 & The Small Hours Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 29th June 1979 Squire The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Friday 29th June 1979 Beggar Acklam Hall, London
Friday 29th June 1979 --- Mods Mayday LP Released
Saturday 30th June 1979 Speedball, Rubys & The Leepers The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 30th June 1979 The Crooks & The Mods The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 30th June 1979 Squire Oscars, Liverpool
Saturday 30th June 1979 The Lambrettas & Chaos Lewes Paddock
Saturday 30th June 1979 The Chords Photo session for Smash Hits, Tower Bridge
     
Sunday 1st July 1979 The Cure, The Ruts & The Purple Hearts The Lyceum, London
Sunday 1st July 1979 Squire The Locarno, Bristol 
Monday 2nd July 1979 Secret Affair, Speedball & The Little Roosters Billys Club, Soho, London
Monday 2nd July 1979 Secret Affair Robin Hood, Barking
Monday 2nd July 1979

Sta-Prest & Beggar

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 3rd July 1979

Speedball & The Chefs

The Alhambra, Brighton
Tuesday 3rd July 1979 The Chords Record John Peel Session, BBC Studios, Maida Vale, London
Tuesday 3rd July 1979 Back To Zero Hope & Anchor, Islington
Tuesday 3rd July 1979 The Negatives & The Prams The Marples, Sheffield
Wednesday 4th July 1979 Excel Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Wednesday 4th July 1979

The Mods & The Low Numbers

The Coal Bin, Dublin Castle, Camden, London
Wednesday 4th July 1979

The V.I.P's

The Triad, Bishops Stortford
Wednesday 4th July 1979

Speedball

The Castle, Tooting, London
Wednesday 4th July 1979 Secret Affair Norfolk College of Art
Thursday 5th July 1979

Low Numbers

Notre Dame Hall, London

Thursday 5th July 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Friday 6th July 1979

Secret Affair & Back To Zero

Barbarellas, Birmingham
Friday 6th July 1979

The Low Numbers

Notre Dame Hall, London
Saturday 7th July 1979

The Mods & The Small Hours

 The Moonlight Club, London
Sunday 8th July 1979

Secret Affair

The Marquee Club, London
Monday 9th July 1979 The Chords John Peel Session Broadcasted
Monday 9th July 1979 The Lambrettas & Chaos The Alhambra, Brighton
Monday 9th July 1979

The Purple Hearts, The Mods & Sta-Prest

Vespas, Charing Cross, London
Monday 9th July 1979 The Merton Parkas, The Mods & Speedball Notre Dame Hall, London
Monday 9th July 1979 The Small Hours & Six More Prophets The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 10th July 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Hope and Anchor, London
Wednesday 11th July 1979 The Chords Dingwalls, London

Thursday 12th July 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 12th July 1979

The Chords Have meetings with Virgin & Arista
Thursday 12th July 1979

Secret Affair

Recording of ‘Time For Action’, Advision Studios.

Friday 13th July 1979 The Same The Montague, Worthing
Friday 13th July 1979

The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero

The Marquee Club, London
Friday 13th July 1979

SW1, The Clones & The Mods

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Saturday 14th July 1979 The Lambrettas & The Scooters The Wellington, Waterloo
Saturday 14th July 1979 The Same & Rain Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 14th July 1979

The Crooks, The Mods & The Small Hours

The Albany Empire, Deptford, London
Saturday 14th July 1979

Secret Affair

Recording of ‘Time For Action’, Advision Studios.

Saturday 14th July 1979 The Smirks & The Teenbeats Subscription Rooms, Stroud, Gloucestershire
Sunday 15th July 1979

Secret Affair & Back To Zero

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 15th July 1979 Speedball, The Merton Parkas & The Mods Triad Leisure Centre, Bishops Stortford
Monday 16th July 1979 The Chords & The 57 Men The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 16th July 1979

The Teenbeats & The Assets

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 16th July 1979

Secret Affair, Back To Zero, The Little Roosters & The Sta-Prest

Vespas, Global Village, Charing Cross, London
Monday 16th July 1979

The Merton Parkas

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Tuesday 17th July 1979 The Purple Hearts, Back To Zero, The Mods, Speedball & The Lambrettas The Music Machine, Camden
Tuesday 17th July 1979

Les Elite

The Hope and Anchor, London
Tuesday 17th July 1979

The Merton Parkas & The Small Hours

Shades, North London, N4
Wednesday 18th July 1979 The Chords John Peel Session Re-Broadcasted
Wednesday 18th July 1979 The Teenbeats & The Lambrettas The Dublin Castle, Camden
Wednesday 18th July 1979 Secret Affair

John Peel Show

Wednesday 18th July 1979 The Fixations Pied Bull, London

Thursday 19th July 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 19th July 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Nags Head, High Wycombe
Thursday 19th July 1979 Beggar & List-D Cuinzie Neuk, Kinghorn
Friday 20th July 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Albany Empire, Deptford, London
Friday 20th July 1979 Beggar & List-D Dutch Mill, Kirkaldy (Never played, band in jail)
Sunday 22nd July 1979 The Chords Time Out Interview
Sunday 22nd July 1979

Secret Affair, Squire & The Little Roosters

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 22nd July 1979 Beggar & List-D Rosebank Hotel, Wick (Never played, band in jail)
Monday 23rd July 1979

The Small Hours & The Vapors

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 23rd July 1979

Secret Affair, The Merton Parkas, Back To Zero & The Mods

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Monday 23rd July 1979 Beggar & List-D Bloomers, Dundee (Never played, band in jail)
Monday 23rd July 1979 The Teenbeats, The Merton Parkas, The Mo-Dettes & The Fixations Vespas, Global Village, Charing Cross, London
Tuesday 24th July 1979 The Same & Siren The Alhambra, Brighton
Tuesday 24th July 1979

The Purple Hearts & Squire

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Tuesday 24th July 1979

The Mods & The Little Roosters

Shades, Green Lanes, North London
Tuesday 24th July 1979 The Fixations Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Wednesday 25th July 1979 The Chords Sign to Polydor
Wednesday 25th July 1979

The Mods & The Jump

Dublin Castle, London
Wednesday 25th July 1979

The Small Hours

Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, London

Thursday 26th July 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 26th July 1979

The Crooks & The Small Hours

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London

Thursday 26th July 1979

The Vapors

The Duke Of Lancaster, London

Thursday 26th July 1979

Beggar & List-D Commodore Hotel, Stonehaven (Never played, band in jail)

Thursday 26th July 1979

Six More Prophets & Barney Rubble's Last Stand The Wellington, Waterloo, London

Thursday 26th July 1979

Back To Zero Recorded "Your Side Of Heaven"/"Back To Back" Morgan Studios.
Friday 27th July 1979

The Teenbeats, Les Elite & Squire

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Friday 27th July 1979

The Vapors

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Friday 27th July 1979 Beggar & List-D Birksgate, Kirkaldy (Never played, band in jail)
Saturday 28th July 1979

The Low Numbers

Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
Saturday 28th July 1979

Squire

The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 28th July 1979 Long Tall Shorty Gig outside "Robot" in Newburgh Street, London
Sunday 29th July 1979 The Same & Fan Club The Buccaneer
Sunday 29th July 1979

Squire

Two Brewers, Clapham, London
Sunday 29th July 1979 Beggar Ashton Hotel, Gourock (Never played, band in jail)
Sunday 29th July 1979 The Sta Prest The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Monday 30th July 1979 The Chords & The Donkeys The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 30th July 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 30th July 1979

The Name, The Teenbeats, Squire, Speedball & The Small Hours

Vespas, Global Village, Charing Cross, London
Tuesday 31st July 1979

Squire & The V.I.P's

Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 31st July 1979

The Merton Parkas & The Small Hours

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Tuesday 31st July 1979

Back To Zero, The Leepers & Synchromesh

Shades, Manor House North London
     
Wednesday 1st August 1979

The Lambrettas

Dublin Castle, Camden, London
Wednesday 1st August 1979 The Lambrettas, Squire & The Merton Parkas Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 1st August 1979 Secret Affair

‘Time For Action’ record cut at Utopia.

Thursday 2nd August 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 2nd August 1979

The Same & Twist 'n' Shout The Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 4th August 1979 The Teenbeats The Wellington, Waterloo, London (Two Gigs in One Night)
Saturday 4th August 1979 The Undertones, The Donkeys & The Teenbeats The Marquee Club, Soho, London (Two Gigs in One Night)
Sunday 5th August 1979 The Sat Prest The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Monday 6th August 1979 Beggar & The Mods The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 7th August 1979 The Chords Time Out Photo Shoot
Tuesday 7th August 1979 The Lambrettas & The Piranhas The Richmond, Brighton
Wednesday 8th August 1979 The Chords "Now it's Gone" Recorded at Phonogram Studios, Marble Arch, London

Thursday 9th August 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 9th August 1979 The Chords Photo sessions for the Daily Star, Fleet Street, London
Thursday 9th August 1979 The Chords Don't Go Back Recorded at Phonogram Studios, Marble Arch, London
Thursday 9th August 1979 The Vapors & The Records Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Thursday 9th August 1979 Squire The Castle, Tooting, London
Friday 10th August 1979 The Chords Back to phonogram Studios, Marble Arch, London to mix both tracks
Friday 10th August 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero

The Penthouse, Scarborough
Saturday 11th August 1979 The Chords The Green Man, Plumstead
Saturday 11th August 1979 The Same & No Exit The Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 11th August 1979

The Teenbeats

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Saturday 11th August 1979

Squire

The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 11th August 1979 The Name White Hart, Acton, London
Saturday 11th August 1979  Speedball, The Purple Hearts & The Merton Parkas Radio Caroline Interview
Sunday 12th August 1979 The Chords Back to the studio to Re-Mix
Sunday 12th August 1979  Secret Affair Acklam Hall, London
Monday 13th August 1979 The Mods, The Lambrettas, Six More Prophets & The Spiders Vespas, Charing Cross, London
Monday 13th August 1979

Sta-Prest

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 13th August 1979 Secret Affair

.Photo session for the Daily Mirror.

Tuesday 14th August 1979 Small Hours, The Dazzlers & Pretty British Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Tuesday 14th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero

Clones, Plymouth

Wednesday 15th August 1979 The Chords Photo session for Polydor Records at the Isle Of Dogs, London
Wednesday 15th August 1979 The Mods The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Wednesday 15th August 1979

The Teenbeats

Dublin Castle, Camden, London
Wednesday 15th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts, Back To Zero & The Little Roosters Town Hall, Torquay
Wednesday 15th August 1979 Secret Affair Photo session for NME.
Thursday 16th August 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero & The Purple Hearts

Barbarellas, Birmingham
Thursday 16th August 1979 Squire & The Name White Hart, Acton, London
Thursday 16th August 1979 The Mods & The Sta Prest The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Friday 17th August 1979

The Low Numbers

The Electric Ballroom, Camden, London
Friday 17th August 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret affair, Back To Zero & The Purple Hearts

The Factory, Manchester
Friday 17th August 1979 Secret Affair

‘Time For Action’ single released.

Friday 17th August 1979

Squire

The Duke of Wellington, London
Friday 17th August 1979 Toyah & The Teenbeats Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Friday 17th August 1979 The Mods Jingles Night Club, Edgware, London
Saturday 18th August 1979 Excel Morley Carr W.M.C.
Saturday 18th August 1979 The Teenbeats Waterloo, Wellington, London (Early evening gig)
Saturday 18th August 1979

The Teenbeats, The Little Roosters & Sta-Prest

Vespas, Charing Cross, London (Late evening gig)
Saturday 18th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero Whitcombe Lodge Hotel, Cheltenham
Sunday 19th August 1979 The Vapors & The Chords The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 19th August 1979 The Lambrettas & The Merton Parkas The Buccaneer, Brighton
Sunday 19th August 1979

Squire

101 Club, Clapham, London

Monday 20th August 1979

Teenbeats, Beggar, The Romantix & The Directions

Vespas, Villiers Street, Charing Cross, London

Monday 20th August 1979

The Merton Parkas

Tiffanys, Edinburgh

Monday 20th August 1979

The Small Hours & The Face

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 20th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero Circles Club, Swansea
Tuesday 21st August 1979

The V.I.P's & Squire

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Tuesday 21st August 1979

The Vapors

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Tuesday 21st August 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Limit Club, Sheffield
Wednesday 22nd August 1979

The Merton Parkas & Squire

The Nags Head, High Wycombe
Wednesday 22nd August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero Stowaway Club, Newport

Thursday 23rd August 1979

Straight Up & The Directions

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 23rd August 1979

Squire

White Hart, Acton, London
Thursday 23rd August 1979 The Name Klue Kluck Club, Moonlight, West Hampstead
Thursday 23rd August 1979 The Mods, The Favourites & The Wimps Canada Ville Youth Club, Mill Hill East, Barnet, NW7
Thursday 23rd August 1979 The Teenbeats White Hart, Acton, London
Thursday 23rd August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero Trinity Leisure Centre, Bristol
Friday 24th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero The Pavilion, West Runton
Friday 24th August 1979

The Mo-Dettes & Pretty British

Vespas, Villiers Street, Charing Cross, London
Friday 24th August 1979

Sta-Prest

Klooks Kleek, West Hampstead, London
Friday 24th August 1979 Speedball The Marquee, Soho, London
Saturday 25th August 1979 The Teenbeats, The Scooters & Joe Lung The Marquee, Soho, London
Saturday 25th August 1979 The Mods Waltham Abbey
Saturday 25th August 1979 The Killermeters & The Name Vespas, Global Village, Charing Cross, London
Sunday 26th August 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero, The Purple Hearts, Madness, The Selector & The Mo-Dettes

 The Lyceum, London
Sunday 26th August 1979 Excel Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Monday 27th August 1979

Beggar, The Mods & Long Tall Shorty

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 27th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero, Squire & The Purple Hearts The Paddocks, Canvey Island, Essex
Monday 27th August 1979 The Merton Parkas & Another Pretty Face Tiffanys, Edinburgh
Tuesday 28th August 1979 Little Bo Bitch, Security Risk & Excel Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Tuesday 28th August 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero & The Purple Hearts

The Limit Club, Sheffield
Wednesday 29th August 1979

The Vapors

Klooks Kleek, West Hampstead, London
Wednesday 29th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero Civic Hall, Barnsley
Wednesday 29th August 1979  Secret Affair Filmed for Top Of The Pops appearance

Thursday 30th August 1979

The Directions & Phenu

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 30th August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero

Fforde Grene Hotel, Leeds   

Friday 31st August 1979 March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, The Purple Hearts & Back To Zero The Mayfair, Newcastle
Friday 31st August 1979

The Chords & The Small Hours

Brunel Rooms, Swindon
Friday 31st August 1979

The Vapors

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Friday 31st August 1979

The Merton Parkas

New Century Halls, Manchester
Friday 31st August 1979 The Teenbeats Double Six, Basildon, Essex
     
Saturday 1st September 1979

The Chords, The Killermeters. The Fixations & The Scene

Huddersfield Polytechnic
Saturday 1st September 1979

The Vapors

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 1st September 1979

March of the Mods Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero & The Purple Hearts

Erics, Liverpool (Played Two Sets)
Saturday 1st September 1979 Back To Zero Last gig with Andy Moore
Saturday 1st September 1979

Squire

The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 1st September 1979 The Photos, The Teenbeats, Carol Grimes & Lew Lewis Rye Festival, Sussex (Afternoon Gig)
Saturday 1st September 1979 The Teenbeats The Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, London
Sunday 2nd September 1979 The Mods The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Monday 3rd September 1979

The Crooks & The Mods

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 4th September 1979

The Merton Parkas & The Mods

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Tuesday 4th September 1979

The Small Hours

The Limit Club, Sheffield
Wednesday 5th September 1979

The Merton Parkas & The Detours

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Wednesday 5th September 1979

Squire & The V.I.P's

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London

Thursday 6th September 1979

The Directions & ????

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 6th September 1979 The Chords & The Killermeters Retford Porterhouse
Thursday 6th September 1979 The Lambrettas & Touch The Greyhound, Fulham
Thursday 6th September 1979

The Small Hours & Squire

Adam and Eve, London
Thursday 6th September 1979 The Mods Staines
Friday 7th September 1979 The Small Hours 101 Club, Clapham, London

Saturday 8th September 1979

The Teenbeats & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Saturday 8th September 1979

The Chords & Bombay Drug Squad Rock Garden, Middlesbrough

Saturday 8th September 1979

Secret Affair, Madness, Squire and The Stowaways Aylesbury Friars Hall
Sunday 9th September 1979 The Mods The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Monday 10th September 1979 The Chords & Speedball The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 10th September 1979

Squire & SW1

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 10th September 1979 Secret Affair

‘Glory Boys’ album recording.

Tuesday 11th September 1979 The Chords & The Killermeters Sheffield Limit Club
Tuesday 11th September 1979 The Small Hours The Rock Garden, London
Wednesday 12th September 1979

The Merton Parkas & The Small Hours

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Wednesday 12th September 1979 The Chords, The Killermeters & CO2 York Pop Club

Thursday 13th September 1979

The Directions & ????

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Thursday 13th September 1979 The Chords Fusion Club, Chesterfield
Thursday 13th September 1979 The Crooks Double Six, Basildon, Essex
Thursday 13th September 1979 The V.I.P.'s New Golden Lion, Fulham
Friday 14th September 1979 The Chords & The Cheaters  Factory, Manchester
Friday 14th September 1979 The Chords 'Now It's Gone' is released
Friday 14th September 1979 Beggar & Charge Chats Palace, Hackney, London
Friday 14th September 1979 Chris Farlowe & The Teenbeats Marquee Club, Soho, London
Saturday 15th September 1979 The Chords & The Killermeters Civic Hall, Barnsley
Saturday 15th September 1979 The Vapors The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 15th September 1979 The Crooks The Bridge House, Bracknell, Berkshire
Saturday 15th September 1979 Squire The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Saturday 15th September 1979 Secret Affair Tiffany, Coventry
Sunday 16th September 1979 The Lambrettas & Chaos The Buccaneer, Brighton
Sunday 16th September 1979

The Vapors

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Sunday 16th September 1979 The V.I.P.'s The 101 Club, Clapham
Sunday 16th September 1979 The Mods The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Monday 17th September 1979 The Lambrettas & Tonix The Alhambra, Brighton
Monday 17th September 1979

The Little Roosters, The Face & Street People

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 17th September 1979 The Name &The Mods Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Tuesday 18th September 1979 The Chords & Speedball Lindisfarne, Westcliff-On-Sea, Southend-On-Sea
Tuesday 18th September 1979 The Crooks Corn Dolly, Oxford
Wednesday 19th September 1979

The Merton Parkas & Speedball

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Wednesday 19th September 1979

The Teenbeats & The Photos

The Rock Garden, London
Wednesday 19th September 1979 The Direct Hits The Navigation Inn, Blackburn
Thursday 20th September 1979

Squire

Hope and Anchor, Islington, London
Thursday 20th September 1979 The Mods The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Friday 21st September 1979 The Chords & The Afenders Eric's Club, Liverpool (Gig filmed by BBC2 for "On The Road" program.
Friday 21st September 1979

The Teenbeats & Long Tall Shorty

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 21st September 1979 The Killermeters & The Name Huddersfield
Friday 21st September 1979 The Mods & The Crooks Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Friday 21st September 1979 Squire White Lion, Putney, London

Saturday 22nd September 1979

The Teenbeats, Eddie Steady Go, Long Tall Shorty & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham, London    <<<Matinee Gig for youngsters>>>

Saturday 22nd September 1979

The Chords

The Good Mood Club, Halifax

Saturday 22nd September 1979

The Lambrettas & The Hidden Charms

The Marquee, Soho, London

Saturday 22nd September 1979

Squire The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Sunday 23rd September 1979

The Teenbeats & The Mods

The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Sunday 23rd September 1979 The Name De Grey Rooms, York
Monday 24th September 1979 The Chords Tracey's Ipswich - <CANCELLED>
Monday 24th September 1979 The Lambrettas & Speedball The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 24th September 1979

The Vapors

The Greyhound, Fulham, London

Tuesday 25th September 1979 The Chords & The Mods The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Tuesday 25th September 1979 The Chords Sign 5 year publishing deal with 'And Son Music'
Wednesday 26th September 1979 The Chords Clones Club, Plymouth
Wednesday 26th September 1979 The Same Record 4 tracks at "Telecom Studio", Portsmouth
Wednesday 26th September 1979

The Teenbeats

The Nags Head, High Wycombe (Could be the 25th???)
Thursday 27th September 1979 The Chords & The Pop Detectives Civic Hall, Totnes
Thursday 27th September 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Marquee, Soho, London

Thursday 27th September 1979 The Mods The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Thursday 27th September 1979 The Teenbeats & Long Tall Shorty Norbreck Castle, Blackpool

Friday 28th September 1979

The Crooks & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 28th September 1979 The Chords The Sandpiper, Nottingham
Friday 28th September 1979 The Name De Grey Rooms, York
Friday 28th September 1979 Secret Affair Aberystwyth University
Saturday 29th September 1979 The Chords & The One-Eyed Jacks West Runton Pavilion, Cromer
Saturday 29th September 1979 Speedball, Smeggy & The Cheesy Bits, Second Nature & The Vandells Brighton University
Saturday 29th September 1979 Secret Affair Bath University
Saturday 29th September 1979 The Teenbeats Halifax
Sunday 30th September 1979 The Vapors The Nashville, Kensington, London
     

Monday 1st October 1979

The Directions & Never Never Band

The Greyhound, Fulham, London

Monday 1st October 1979

The Teenbeats & The V.I.P's

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Monday 1st October 1979

The Vapors

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Tuesday 2nd October 1979 The Chords "Now It's Gone" peaks at #63 in the charts
Tuesday 2nd October 1979

The V.I.P's

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Tuesday 2nd October 1979

The Teenbeats

The Limit Club, Sheffield <CANCELLED?>
Tuesday 2nd October 1979 Lew Lewis Reformer & The Teenbeats Townhill College Campus, Swansea
Wednesday 3rd October 1979 The Vapors Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 3rd October 1979 The Name Elephant & Castle, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Audition For 'Dindisc'
Wednesday 3rd October 1979 Secret Affair Reading University
Thursday 4th October 1979 Secret Affair East Anglia University
Thursday 4th October 1979 The Mods Porterhouse, Retford, Nottingham

Friday 5th October 1979

The Directions & The Now

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 5th October 1979 The Chords & The Commuters City Of London Polytechnic, Aldgate East
Friday 5th October 1979 The Same & The Dodgems Bombay Bar, Brighton
Friday 5th October 1979

Squire

Goldsmiths College, London
Friday 5th October 1979 The Small Hours Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 5th October 1979 Secret Affair

Goldsmiths College.

Friday 5th October 1979 The Mods The Limit Club, Sheffield
Saturday 6th October 1979 The Chords & The Little Roosters Loughborough University
Saturday 6th October 1979 The Photos, The Lambrettas & The Thunderbirds University of Nottingham
Saturday 6th October 1979

The Teenbeats

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Saturday 6th October 1979

The Vapors

The Marquee, Soho, London

Saturday 6th October 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Saturday 6th October 1979 The Fixations The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Saturday 6th October 1979 Red Beans And Rice & Phantom Zone Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Monday 8th October 1979

Squire

101 Club, Clapham, London
Monday 8th October 1979

The Vapors

The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Tuesday 9th October 1979

The Fixations, The Killermeters & Seventeen

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Tuesday 9th October 1979 The Mods The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Tuesday 9th October 1979 The Teenbeats & Sta Prest 101 Club, Clapham, London
Wednesday 10th October 1979 The Lambrettas

Tracy’s, Redditch

Wednesday 10th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Nottingham University
Wednesday 10th October 1979 The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door Manchester University
Wednesday 10th October 1979 The Little Roosters & Dolly Mixture London School Of Economics, Aldwych
Thursday 11th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Bath Pavilion
Thursday 11th October 1979

The Fixations & The Killermeters

The Factory, Manchester
Thursday 11th October 1979 The Mods The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Friday 12th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Keele University
Friday 12th October 1979

Squire

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Friday 12th October 1979 The Mods The Wellington, Waterloo, London
Friday 12th October 1979 The Quads & The Name The Rock Garden, London
Saturday 13th October 1979 The Lambrettas & Madness Brighton Art College
Saturday 13th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Chelsea College
Saturday 13th October 1979 The Same & Trouser The Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 13th October 1979 The Mods Waltham Abbey
Saturday 13th October 1979 Aswad & The Killermeters The Venue, London

Sunday 14th October 1979

The Directions & Cuban Heals

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 14th October 1979

The Merton Parkas Wessex Hall, Poole

Sunday 14th October 1979

The Small Hours 101 Club, Clapham, London
Monday 15th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Romeo & Juliet's, Bristol
Monday 15th October 1979

The Little Roosters & The Mods

Erics, Liverpool
Tuesday 16th October 1979 The Chords Enter Polydor Studio to demo new tracks
Tuesday 16th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Trent Poly, Nottingham
Tuesday 16th October 1979 Les Elite 101 Club, Clapham, London
Wednesday 17th October 1979 The Chords NME Interview
Wednesday 17th October 1979 Security Risk, The Stoat & Excel Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Wednesday 17th October 1979 The Lambrettas & Chaos The Basement, Brighton
Wednesday 17th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Tracy’s, Redditch
Wednesday 17th October 1979 The Mods The Target Club, Reading
Thursday 18th October 1979 The Lambrettas & Chaos The Alhambra, Brighton
Thursday 18th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Norbeck Castle, Blackpool
Friday 19th October 1979 The Chords Birmingham Underworld Club
Friday 19th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Dundee University
Friday 19th October 1979 The Small Hours Crystal Palace Hotel, London
Friday 19th October 1979 The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door Scarborough
Friday 19th October 1979 Back To Zero, The Selections and Dolly Mixture The Paddock, Northampton
Friday 19th October 1979 Back To Zero First gig with Nick Wolfe
Saturday 20th October 1979 The Lambrettas & Black Slate University of Leicester
Saturday 20th October 1979 The Mods The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 20th October 1979 The Merton Parkas & The Crooks Glasgow University
Saturday 20th October 1979

The Purple Hearts, Squire, Dolly Mixture & The Teenbeats

Electric Ballroom, London
Saturday 20th October 1979

Back To Zero & Long Tall Shorty

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 20th October 1979 The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door Middlesbrough
Monday 22nd October 1979

Back To Zero & Sta-Prest

Erics, Liverpool
Monday 22nd October 1979 The Mods & Catch 22

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Tuesday 23rd October 1979 Excel Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 23rd October 1979 Back To Zero The Limit Club, Sheffield
Wednesday 24th October 1979 The Lambrettas Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Wednesday 24th October 1979 The Merton Parkas The Venue, London
Wednesday 24th October 1979 The Same & Trousers The Alhambra, Brighton
Thursday 25th October 1979 The Mods (Early evening set) The Kings Head, Harrow On The Hill
Thursday 25th October 1979 The Mods (Late evening set) The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Friday 26th October 1979 The Lambrettas The Sandpiper, Nottingham
Friday 26th October 1979 The Merton Parkas Salford University
Friday 26th October 1979

Squire

Crystal Palace Hotel, London
Friday 26th October 1979

The Vapors

The Music Machine, Camden, London
Friday 26th October 1979 The Killermeters & The Name The Londoner, Barnsley
Friday 26th October 1979 Secret Affair

‘Let Your Heart Dance’, single released.

Saturday 27th October 1979

The Directions & Supa Grass

The Greyhound, Fulham

Saturday 27th October 1979 The Chords Portsmouth Polytechnic
Saturday 27th October 1979 The Merton Parkas & The Crooks The Underworld, Birmingham
Saturday 27th October 1979 Back To Zero, Dolly Mixture and Cynics Downing College, Cambridge
Sunday 28th October 1979 The Merton Parkas & The Crooks Town Hall, High Wycombe
Sunday 28th October 1979

The Teenbeats

The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Monday 29th October 1979

The Small Hours & The Lambrettas

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London

Tuesday 30th October 1979 The Merton Parkas & The Crooks The Limit Club, Sheffield
Tuesday 30th October 1979 The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door Leeds
Wednesday 31st October 1979 The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door York
Wednesday 31st October 1979 The Mods Northwick Park Hospital, Northwick, Park
     

Thursday 1st November 1979

Vitas Dance & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Thursday 1st November 1979

The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door

Hull
Thursday 1st November 1979

The Mods & The Spiders

The Grove Tavern, Kingston
Friday 2nd November 1979

The Chords, The Name & Size 9

Alcuin College, York University
Friday 2nd November 1979

The Merton Parkas

Crystal Palace Hotel, London

Friday 2nd November 1979

The Directions & The Racket

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 2nd November 1979

The Same The Alhambra

Friday 2nd November 1979

The Crooks Electric Ballroom, Camden, London

Friday 2nd November 1979

The V.I.P's, The Mods, The Lambrettas & Beggar Notre Dame Hall, London (The Lambrettas didn't turn up)

Friday 2nd November 1979

The UK Subs & Kidz Next Door Newcastle

Friday 2nd November 1979

The Teenbeats NCFT, Weybridge
Saturday 3rd November 1979 The Same The Montague, Brighton
Saturday 3rd November 1979 The Name Moonlight Club, Hampstead, London
Saturday 3rd November 1979 The Jam London's Rainbow Theatre
Saturday 3rd November 1979 The Mods The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 3rd November 1979 Back To Zero The Sandpiper, Nottingham
Sunday 4th November 1979 The Same & Fan Club The Buccaneer, Brighton
Monday 5th November 1979 Speedball The Basement, Brighton
Monday 5th November 1979 Back To Zero & Long Tall Shorty The Bridge House, Canning Town
Tuesday 6th November 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Tuesday 6th November 1979 Squire, The Cuban Heels & The Numbers Ruffles Night Club, Aberdeen
Wednesday 7th November 1979

Squire

Glasgow Technical College
Wednesday 7th November 1979 The Mods The Nags Head, High Wycombe
Wednesday 7th November 1979

The Teenbeats

Manchester University
Wednesday 7th November 1979 Secret Affair BBC John Peel Session
Thursday 8th November 1979 Excel & The Warm Jets

The Greyhound, Fulham

Thursday 8th November 1979 The Mods The Old Hat, Ealing, London
Friday 9th November 1979

The Teenbeats

The Mayflower, Manchester
Friday 9th November 1979 The Name White Swan, Southall, London
Friday 9th November 1979 The Mods & The Spiders The Kings Head, Harrow On The Hill
Saturday 10th November 1979 The Chords & The Name The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 10th November 1979

Back To Zero, The Mods, Speedball, Les Elite & Eddie Steady Go

Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London
Saturday 10th November 1979

Squire,  Seventeen & The Fixations

Town Hall, Rhyl
Sunday 11th November 1979 The Chords & The Name The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 11th November 1979 The Teenbeats & Metro-Gliders

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 11th November 1979 Back To Zero The Coach House, Huddersfield
Monday 12th November 1979

The Chords

BBC 2 "On The Road"/"Roadshow Disco"
Monday 12th November 1979

The V.I.P's, Excel & Eros

Dingwalls, London
Monday 12th November 1979

The Quads & Dolly Mixture

Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London
Monday 12th November 1979

The Mods & The Images

Pips, Manchester
Tuesday 13th November 1979 The Low Numbers, Long Tall Shorty, Kidz Next Door, Jimmy Edwards

The Greyhound, Fulham

Tuesday 13th November 1979 The Purple Hearts & The Face The New Elm Par
Wednesday 14th November 1979 The Low Numbers, Long Tall Shorty, Kidz Next Door, Jimmy Edwards

The Greyhound, Fulham

Thursday 15th November 1979

The V.I.P's

Electric Ballroom, Camden, London
Thursday 15th November 1979 Secret Affair Coventry Tiffany
Friday 16th November 1979

The Lambrettas

The Mayflower, Manchester
Friday 16th November 1979 Secret Affair Cambridge Corn Exchange
Saturday 17th November 1979 Secret Affair Reading University
Saturday 17th November 1979 The Jam Friars, Aylesbury
Sunday 18th November 1979 Secret Affair Birmingham Top Rank
Sunday 18th November 1979 The Fixations The Coach House, Huddersfield
Sunday 18th November 1979 The Mods Alexander's, Maidenhead
Monday 19th November 1979

The Low Numbers & Long Tall Shorty

Moonlight Club, Hampstead, London
Monday 19th November 1979 The Lambrettas The Alhambra, Brighton
Monday 19th November 1979 Secret Affair & Squire Unity Hall, Wakefield
Monday 19th November 1979 The Mods & Substitute 101 Club, Clapham, London
Tuesday 20th November 1979 The Act, The Lambrettas & Malcolm Practice The Nashville, Kensington, London
Tuesday 20th November 1979

The Small Hours & The Face

The Music Machine, Camden, London
Tuesday 20th November 1979

The Low Numbers & Long Tall Shorty

Moonlight Club, Hampstead, London
Tuesday 20th November 1979

The Vapors

Manchester Polytechnic
Tuesday 20th November 1979 Secret Affair

BBC 2 Show appearance. The Old Grey Whistle Test.

Wednesday 21st November 1979

The Vapors

Manchester Polytechnic
Wednesday 21st November 1979 Back To Zero, Sema 4 & The Negatives Oval Ball, Haxby Road, York
Wednesday 21st November 1979 Speedball & The Pinks Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London
Wednesday 21st November 1979 Secret Affair Bradford University
Tuesday 20th November 1979 The Mods The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Wednesday 21st November 1979 The Mods & The Spiders The Grove Tavern, Kingston
Thursday 22nd November 1979 The Mo-Dettes & Wasted Youth The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Thursday 22nd November 1979 Back To Zero & The Name New Osbourne Club, Manchester
Thursday 22nd November 1979 Secret Affair Lincoln
Friday 23rd November 1979 Secret Affair Newcastle Polytechnic
Friday 23rd November 1979 The Teenbeats St Ives Youth Club, St Ives , Cambridgeshire
Friday 23rd November 1979 The Mods The Crystal Palace Hotel
Saturday 24th November 1979 The Same The Montague, Brighton
Saturday 24th November 1979 The Name Rock Garden, London
Saturday 24th November 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

Manchester University
Sunday 25th November 1979

The Vapors

Bingley Hall, Birmingham
Sunday 25th November 1979 The Teenbeats The Coach House, Huddersfield
Monday 26th November 1979 Back To Zero, The Lambrettas & The Name Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Monday 26th November 1979

The Teenbeats

Pips, Manchester
Monday 26th November 1979 The Small Hours & The Face The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 26th November 1979 Secret Affair Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Tuesday 27th November 1979 The Purple Hearts Tumble-Down Dicks, Farnborough
Tuesday 27th November 1979

Long Tall Shorty

The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Tuesday 27th November 1979

The Merton Parkas & The V.I.P's

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Tuesday 27th November 1979 The Killermeters & The Name F Club, Leeds
Tuesday 27th November 1979 Secret Affair Leicester University
Tuesday 27th November 1979 Back To Zero Kent University, Canterbury
Tuesday 27th November 1979 The Mods Blackpool
Wednesday 28th November 1979 The Purple Hearts '77 Club, Nuneaton
Wednesday 28th November 1979

Secret Affair

Liverpool University

Thursday 29th November 1979

Boyce Band & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Thursday 29th November 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Drill Hall, Lincoln

Thursday 29th November 1979

The Small Hours

Moonlight Club, Hampstead, London
Thursday 29th November 1979

Speedball

Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London

Thursday 29th November 1979

Beggar

New Osbourne Club, Manchester

Thursday 29th November 1979

The Mods Isle Sheppey

Friday 30th November 1979

Phantom Zones & The Directions

Park View (Dance Studio)

Friday 30th November 1979

Secret Affair Aberdeen University

Friday 30th November 1979

Secret Affair ‘Glory Boys’ album released

Friday 30th November 1979

The Purple Hearts

Norbreck Castle, Blackpool
Friday 30th November 1979

The Chords

Birmingham University (unsure if they played)
Friday 30th November 1979

Beggar

Palm Grove, Bradford (Never played as Guitarist leaves)
Friday 30th November 1979

The Little Roosters

Mayflower, Manchester
Friday 30th November 1979

The Small Hours

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Friday 30th November 1979

The Teenbeats

Wantage Hall, Reading
     
Saturday 1st December 1979

The Purple Hearts

Wolverhampton Polytechnic
Saturday 1st December 1979

The Mods

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 1st December 1979 Secret Affair St Andrews University
Saturday 1st December 1979 The Small Hours ????, Nottingham

Sunday 2nd December 1979

The Directions & The Sound

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 2nd December 1979

The Purple Hearts

Triad Leisure Centre, Bishops Stortford

Sunday 2nd December 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

Tiffanys, Glasgow

Sunday 2nd December 1979

The Vapors

The Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
Sunday 2nd December 1979 Back To Zero & U2

The Nashville, West Kensington   

Monday 3rd December 1979

The Chords

Photo session, Stirling Photographic
Monday 3rd December 1979 The Vapors The Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
Monday 3rd December 1979

The Purple Hearts

Portsmouth Polytechnic
Monday 3rd December 1979 Secret Affair & Squire Tiffanys, Edinburgh
Monday 3rd December 1979

The Mods & Run 229

The Bridgehouse, Canning Town, London

Monday 3rd December 1979 The Small Hours Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 4th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

Routes, Exeter
Tuesday 4th December 1979

The Same

The Alhambra, Brighton
Tuesday 4th December 1979

The Vapors

The Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London
Tuesday 4th December 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

Ayr Pavilion
Tuesday 4th December 1979

The Mods

Stratford On Avon
Wednesday 5th December 1979

Secret Affair & Squire

Sheffield Polytechnic
Wednesday 5th December 1979

The Teenbeats

Queens Hotel, Hastings
Thursday 6th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

'F' Club, Leeds
Thursday 6th December 1979

The Chords

"Maybe Tomorrow"/"I Don't Wanna Know"/"Hey Girl" Recorded at Matrix Studios
Thursday 6th December 1979

Back To Zero & Double Vision

The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Thursday 6th December 1979

The Killermeters & Seventeen

Osbourne Club, Manchester
Thursday 6th December 1979 The Mods+The Spiders Isle Of Sheppey
Friday 7th December 1979

The Chords

"Maybe Tomorrow"/"I Don't Wanna Know"/"Hey Girl" Recorded at Matrix Studios

Friday 7th December 1979

The Crooks & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 7th December 1979

Excel

Wolverhampton Polytechnic

Friday 7th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Underworld, Birmingham

Friday 7th December 1979

The Merton Parkas, The Mods & The Spiders

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London

Friday 7th December 1979

Beggar Crazy Daisy Club, Sheffield (Unsure if they played?)
Friday 7th December 1979 Secret Affair Canterbury Odeon
Saturday 8th December 1979 Beggar Crazy Daisy Club, Sheffield (Unsure if they played?)
Saturday 8th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Pavilion, West Runton, Cromer
Saturday 8th December 1979

The Vapors

Apollo Theatre, Glasgow
Saturday 8th December 1979

The Small Hours

101 Club, Clapham, London
Saturday 8th December 1979

The Merton Parkas

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 8th December 1979

Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero & Squire

Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London (Squire had to pull out of tour due to stage injury to Kevin Meynell)
Sunday 9th December 1979

The Chords

"Maybe Tomorrow"/"I Don't Wanna Know"/"Hey Girl" Mixing at Matrix Studios
Sunday 9th December 1979

The Teenbeats & Missing Persons

The Nashville, Kensington, London
Sunday 9th December 1979
The Purple Hearts & Dolly Mixture
(Lunch Time Gig For Under 18s)
F-Club, Leeds
Sunday 9th December 1979 Dolly Mixture The Coachouse, Huddersfield
Sunday 9th December 1979

Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero

The Locarno, Bristol
Monday 10th December 1979

Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero

Village Bowl, Bournemouth

Monday 10th December 1979

The Directions & The Jump

The Greyhound, Fulham

Monday 10th December 1979

The Lambrettas & Malcolm Practice Broncs Cafe Portsmouth

Monday 10th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Hamilton Club, Birkenhead

Monday 10th December 1979

The Jam & The Vapors

Odeon Theatre, Edinburgh
Tuesday 11th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Limit Club, Sheffield
Tuesday 11th December 1979 The Jam & The Vapors Queens Exhibition Hall, Leeds
Tuesday 11th December 1979 The Name The Cressett, Peterborough
Tuesday 11th December 1979 The Mods Helsinki, Finland
Wednesday 12th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

De Grey Rooms, York
Wednesday 12th December 1979 The Killermeters & The Scene Oval Ball, Haxby Road, York
Wednesday 12th December 1979 Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero Music Hall, Shrewsbury
Wednesday 12th December 1979 The Mods Helsinki, Finland
Thursday 13th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

Manchester Polytechnic
Thursday 13th December 1979 The Lambrettas Osborne Club, Manchester
Thursday 13th December 1979 Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero Underworld, Birmingham
Thursday 13th December 1979 The Mods Helsinki, Finland
Friday 14th December 1979 Excel Aberdeen
Friday 14th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Penthouse, Scarborough
Friday 14th December 1979 Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero Pavilion, West Runton
Friday 14th December 1979 The Fixations Canterbury Arms, Brixton, London
Saturday 15th December 1979 Excel Aberdeen
Saturday 15th December 1979 The Lambrettas The Sandpiper, Nottingham
Saturday 15th December 1979

The Purple Hearts

The Rock Garden, Middlesbrough
Saturday 15th December 1979 Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair, Back To Zero, The Same & Seventeen Pier Pavilion, Hastings
Sunday 16th December 1979 Excel Aberdeen
Sunday 16th December 1979 The Lambrettas The Coachouse, Huddersfield
Sunday 16th December 1979 The Jam The Guildhall, Portsmouth
Sunday 16th December 1979 The Small Hours Celynen Colleries Workmen's Memorial Hall & Institute, Newbridge, Gwent
Sunday 16th December 1979 Dancing in the Streets Tour: Secret Affair & Back To Zero Top Rank, Birmingham
Monday 17th December 1979 The Chords Album demos at TPA Studios, Denmark Street
Monday 17th December 1979 Excel Barracuda Club, Dundee
Monday 17th December 1979 The Lambrettas

Kings Hall, Stoke

Monday 17th December 1979 Back To Zero & The Set The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Monday 17th December 1979 Back To Zero Brian Betteridge and Nick Wolfe both leave Back To Zero
Tuesday 18th December 1979 The Chords Album demos at TPA Studios, Denmark Street
Wednesday 19th December 1979 The Chords "Maybe Tomorrow" Remix, Redan Studios
Wednesday 19th December 1979

The V.I.P's

101 Club, Clapham, London
Wednesday 19th December 1979 The Name & Riff Raff Red Lion, Clopton, Northamptonshire
Thursday 20th December 1979 The Lambrettas Lewes Priory School
Thursday 20th December 1979 Speedball, Long Tall Shorty & Eddie Steady Go Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London
Friday 21st December 1979 Excel Crazee Daisy, Sheffield
Friday 21st December 1979

Squire & The Face

The Acklam Hall, Notting Hill, London
Friday 21st December 1979 The Mods & The Spiders

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham

Saturday 22nd December 1979 Excel Crazee Daisy, Sheffield
Saturday 22nd December 1979 The Mods Bradford
Sunday 23rd December 1979 The Killermeters The Coach House, Huddersfield
Sunday 23rd December 1979 The Stilettos Fforde Greene Hotel, Leeds
Sunday 23rd December 1979 The Mods Sutton Coalfield
Sunday 23rd December 1979 The Teenbeats Greyhound, Fulham, London
Monday 24th December 1979 The Lambrettas & Decent Assault The Alhambra, Brighton

Wednesday 26th December 1979

The Directions & The Sound

The Greyhound, Fulham

Wednesday 26th December 1979

The Name The Londoner, Barnsley
Thursday 27th December 1979 The Purple Hearts, Dexy's Midnight Runners 7 The V.I.P's Electric Ballroom, Camden,  London
Friday 28th December 1979 The Lambrettas, Malcolm Practice & The Video Stars The Music Machine, Camden, London
Friday 28th December 1979

The V.I.P's

Lyceum Ballroom, London
Friday 28th December 1979 The Name Crazee Daisy, Sheffield
Saturday 29th December 1979 The Name Crazee Daisy, Sheffield
Sunday 30th December 1989 The Teenbeats, Long Tall Shorty & Eddie Steady Go Marquee Club, Soho, London
     
Tuesday 1st January 1980 The Mods, Beggar, Long Tall Shorty & Eddie Steady Go Music Machine, Camden, London
Wednesday 2nd January 1980 The Name & Riff Raff Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Friday 4th January 1980 Excel NCO Club, Bicester, Oxon
Tuesday 8th January 1980 Excel Cromwell's, Norwich
Wednesday 9th January 1980 The Lambrettas Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Thursday 10th January 1980 Excel Jenks Bar, Blackpool
Thursday 10th January 1980 Speedball, The Fad & Apocalypse The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London
Friday 11th January 1980 Excel Jenks Bar, Blackpool

Friday 11th January 1980

The Crooks, The Odds & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 11th January 1980 The Lambrettas Crystal Palace, Norwood
Saturday 12th January 1980 Excel Jenks Bar, Blackpool
Saturday 12th January 1980 Back To Zero & The Name Derby Tech
Monday 14th January 1980 The Clash & Kidz Next Door The Gaumont, Ipswich
Monday 14th January 1980

The Chords

Redan Studios - album sessions. "Something's Missing"

Tuesday 15th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - "Happy Families"," It's No Use","So Far Away"
Wednesday 16th January 1980

Riff Raff & The Directions

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Wednesday 16th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - ""Tumbling Down"," I'm Not Sure"," Things We Said"
Wednesday 16th January 1980 The Lambrettas

77 Club, Nuneaton

Thursday 17th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - "Breaks My Heart"," Now It's Gone", Hold On, I'm Coming"
Thursday 17th January 1980 The Same The Alhambra, Brighton
Friday 18th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - "Dreamdolls", "She Said, She Said"," What Are We Gonna Do Now?"

Saturday 19th January 1980

The Directions & The Critics

The Greyhound, Fulham

Saturday 19th January 1980 The Lambrettas, The Skip-Beats & The Cheeks Landport Community Centre, Lewes
Saturday 19th January 1980 The Teenbeats, Long Tall Shorty & Eddie Steady Go Marquee Club, Soho, London
Sunday 21st January 1980 The Name & Transista Rock Garden, London
Monday 21st January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios
Tuesday 22nd January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - "Something's Missing"
Tuesday 22nd January 1980 The Lambrettas The Alhambra, Brighton
Thursday 24th January 1980 Excel Sunderland Fusion Disco
Thursday 24th January 1980 The Lambrettas

The Troubadour, Port Talbot

Friday 25th January 1980 Excel Fforde Greene Hotel, Leeds
Friday 25th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios
Saturday 26th January 1980

The Soft Boys & The Directions

101 Club, Clapham
Saturday 26th January 1980 Excel Nottingham Sandpiper
Saturday 26th January 1980 Small Hours, Run 229 & Terminal Assembly Hall, Holywell
Saturday 26th January 1980 The X-Certs, Mayfair & Creature Beat 'Electric Stonehouse', Newfoundland Street, Bristol
Saturday 26th January 1980 The Mods, The Mo-Dettes, The Bodysnatchers & The Same Hastings Pier, East Sussex
Sunday 27th January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios
Monday 28th January 1980

The Directions

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Tuesday 29th January 1980 The Chords "Maybe Tomorrow" hits #70 in the charts
Wednesday 30th January 1980 The Merton Parkas Les Bains Douches, Paris, France
Thursday 31st January 1980 Excel Leeds Wharehouse
Thursday 31st January 1980 The Chords Redan Studios - with Mick Talbot
Thursday 31st January 1980 The Same & The Bloated Toads The Alhambra, Brighton
     
Friday 1st February 1980 999 & The Chords Cambridge Corn Exchange
Friday 1st February 1980 Excel The Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London

Saturday 2nd February 1980

The Directions & Riff Raff

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush

Saturday 2nd February 1980

Excel The Wheel Inn, Scoul
Saturday 2nd February 1980 The Chords & Long Tall Shorty Rock Garden, Middlesbrough
Saturday 2nd February 1980 The Lambrettas The Norbreck Castle, Blackpool
Sunday 3rd February 1980 The Chords Coach House Club, Huddersfield

Monday 4th February 1980

Another Pretty Face & The Directions

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Monday 4th February 1980 The Chords Preston Polytechnic
Monday 4th February 1980 The Chords Gary Bushell (Sounds) on the road with The Chords

Tuesday 5th February 1980

The Directions & Sissor Fits

The Greyhound, Fulham

Tuesday 5th February 1980

The Chords & Fast Cars Manchester Polytechnic

Tuesday 5th February 1980

The Teenbeats Regis Rooms, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Wednesday 6th February 1980 The Chords Recorded BBC TV's "Top Of The Pops", BBC White City - "Maybe Tomorrow"
Wednesday 6th February 1980 The Chords Re-recorded - then scrapped - "Maybe Tomorrow" at Redan Studios
Thursday 7th February 1980 The Chords & The Scene The Shoulder Of Mutton, Hardstoft, Chesterfield - Police raid hotel after gig for drugs!
Thursday 7th February 1980 Lambrettas &  Midnight and the Lemon Boys The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush
Friday 8th February 1980 The Chords & The Upset The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Friday 8th February 1980 The Chords Record Mirror interview & photo session
Friday 8th February 1980 The Agents The Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London
Friday 8th February 1980 Excel Reading University
Saturday 9th February 1980 The Chords "NME" Interview
Saturday 9th February 1980 The Chords, The Upset & The Rave The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 9th February 1980 Excel Woolwich Thames Polytechnic
Saturday 9th February 1980 The Vapors, Noit Otni + The Pits & UBZ The Wooden Bridge, Guildford

Sunday 10th February 1980

The Directions & Apocalypse

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 10th February 1980 The Scene & Seventeen Coach House Club, Huddersfield
Monday 11th February 1980 The Chords Pontypridd Polytechnic
Monday 11th February 1980 The Chords NME photo session

Tuesday 12th February 1980

The Directions & The Chevrons

The Bridgehouse, Canning Town, London

Tuesday 12th February 1980 The Chords & Fast Cars Sheffield Limit Club
Tuesday 12th February 1980 The Chords "Maybe Tomorrow" hits #40 in the charts
Tuesday 12th February 1980 The Jam & Kidz Next Door University Of Kent, Canterbury
Wednesday 13th February 1980 The Chords Nuneaton 77 Club
Thursday 14th February 1980 The Chords Island Hotel, Leysdown, Isle Of Sheppey
Thursday 14th February 1980 Lambrettas &  Midnight and the Lemon Boys The Moonlight Club, Hampstead
Thursday 14th February 1980 The Mods The Birmingham College Of Food

Friday 15th February 1980

The Crooks & The Directions

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 15th February 1980 The Chords Derby Lonsdale College
Friday 15th February 1980 The Lambrettas The Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London
Saturday 16th February 1980 The Chords, The Bees & Chron Gen Hitchin College
Saturday 16th February 1980 The Scene, Ulterior Motives & Japanese Soldiers Palm Cove, Bradford
Saturday 16th February 1980 The Circles, Seventeen & Relay Hastings Pier Pavilion
Saturday 16th February 1980 The Teenbeats Greyhound, Fulham, London

Sunday 17th February 1980

Little Bo Bitch & The Directions

The Nashville, West Kensington

Sunday 17th February 1980

Beggar The Coach House, Huddersfield
Monday 18th February 1980 The Chords Kid Jensen BBC Session, BBC studios, Maida Vale

Tuesday 19th February 1980

The Crooks & The Directions

The Nashville, West Kensington

Tuesday 19th February 1980 The Chords Album front cover photo session, Rembrandt Studios, Hampstead

Wednesday 20th February 1980

The Directions & Riff Raff

The Swan, Hammersmith Broadway

Friday 22nd February 1980

China Street, The Crooks & The Directions

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Friday 22nd February 1980

The Mods The Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London

Friday 22nd February 1980

The Vapors Huddersfield Polytechnic
Saturday 23rd February 1980 The Chords Album remixes - Redan Studios
Saturday 23rd February 1980 Martha & The Muffins & The Name The Nashville, London
Saturday 23rd February 1980 The Teenbeats Llanelli, Wales
Sunday 24th February 1980 The Chords Album remixes - Redan Studios
Sunday 24th February 1980 The Cockney Rejects & Kidz Next door Royal Standard, Bradford
Sunday 24th February 1980 The Name 77 Club, Nuneaton
Sunday 24th February 1980 The Teenbeats Marquee Club, Soho, London
Wednesday 27th February 1980 Stereo Models & Mayfair 'The Stonehouse', Newfoundland Road, Bristol
Thursday 28th February 1980 The Face & The Silents Ilford Town Hall
Thursday 28th February 1980 The Cockney Rejects & Kidz Next Door F-Club, Brannigan's. Leeds
Friday 29th February 1980 The Circles The Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London
Friday 29th February 1980 The Chords "So Far Away" cut at Abbey Road Studios & Kid Jensen Session finished, BBC Maida Vale
     

Saturday 1st March 1980

The Directions, Apocalypse & Riff Raff

The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London

Saturday 1st March 1980 The Chords "This Is What They Want" - Redan Sudios
Sunday 2nd March 1980

The Directions & The Natural Band

101 Club, Clapham
Wednesday 5th March 1980 The Name & The Agents The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Wednesday 5th March 1980 The Cockney Rejects & Kidz Next Door Routes, Exeter
Friday 7th March 1980 The Lambrettas & The News

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham

Saturday 8th March 1980

The Directions & Riff Raff

The Swan, Hammersmith Broadway

Saturday 8th March 1980

The Lambrettas

Brunel Rooms, Swindon
Sunday 9th March 1980

Famous Players, Funiture & The Directions

The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Tuesday 11th March 1980

The Directions, The V.I.P's & Loose Talk

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Tuesday 11th March 1980 The Chords Record John Peel Session #2 - BBC Studios, Maida Vale, London
Tuesday 11th March 1980 The Same & Real To Real

101 Club, Clapham

Wednesday 12th March 1980 The Step & Idiot Dancers

101 Club, Clapham

Friday 14th March 1980 The Mods The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 15th March 1980 The Lambrettas, Headline & The Blue Prints Hastings Pier
Saturday 15th March 1980 The Little Roosters & The Mixers The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Monday 17th March 1980 The Same & Reel To Reel The Greyhound, Fulham, London
Tuesday 18th March 1980 The Lambrettas & Malcolm Practice

101 Club, Clapham

Wednesday 19th March 1980

The Directions

Windsor Castle, Harrow Road, Westbourne Park, Paddington, London
Thursday 20th March 1980

The Directions & Talk

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Thursday 20th March 1980

The Lambrettas

76 Club, Burton-on-Trent

Friday 21st March 1980

The Lambrettas & The News

The Cedar Club, Birmingham
Friday 21st March 1980

Speedball

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 22nd March 1980

Mark Andrews & The Directions

The Venue, Victoria
Saturday 22nd March 1980

The Lambrettas & Malcolm Practice

West Runton Pavilion, Cromer

Sunday 23rd March 1980

The Lambrettas

The Coachouse, Huddersfield

Sunday 23rd March 1980

Hazel O'Conner & The Name

Brunel University, Uxbridge
Monday 24th March 1980 The Chords John Peel Session #2 Broadcasted
Monday 24th March 1980 The Lambrettas & The Nerve

Rotters, Doncaster

Tuesday 25th March 1980

The Directions & The Odds

The Greyhound, Fulham

Tuesday 25th March 1980

The Chords

Billy Hassett leaving The Chords?
Friday 28th March 1980

The Lambrettas, The Small Hours & The Agents

Bloomsbury YMCA
Friday 28th March 1980

The Killermeters

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
     
Tuesday 1st April 1980

The Chords

Photo session at LFI Studios, Baker Street
Friday 4th April 1980

The Touch

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Saturday 5th April 1980 The Killermeters, The Name & The Scene The Penthouse, Scarborough
Saturday 5th April 1980 The Teenbeats Greyhound, Fulham, London
Sunday 6th April 1980

The Directions & Cymbelines

101 Club, Clapham
Monday 7th April 1980 Secret Affair Plymouth Fiesta
Tuesday 8th April 1980

The Directions & The Meanies

The Greyhound, Fulham

Tuesday 8th April 1980

The Jam

Rainbow Theatre, London
Tuesday 8th April 1980

The Same & The Britones

The Alhambra, Brighton
Tuesday 8th April 1980 Secret Affair Portsmouth Locarno
Wednesday 9th April 1980

Buddy Ascott

Played maracas on "But I'm Different Now", Weller/Jam demo, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 9th April 1980 Secret Affair Brighton Top Rank
Wednesday 9th April 1980 Seventeen Rotters Club, Hereford
Friday 11th April 1980

Beggar

The Golden Eagle, Birmingham
Friday 11th April 1980 Secret Affair Manchester Free Trade Hall
Saturday 12th April 1980

The Name

The Venue, London
Saturday 12th April 1980 Secret Affair Hull, Withensy Pavilion.
Sunday 13th April 1980 Secret Affair Sheffield Top Rank
Monday 14th April 1980 Secret Affair

Stoke Victoria Hall.

Monday 14th April 1980 The Teenbeats 101 Club, Clapham
Tuesday 15th April 1980 Secret Affair Cardiff Top Rank
Tuesday 15th April 1980 The Chords Record demos - SAV Studios, Harrison Street, Kings Cross
Wednesday 16th April 1980 The Chords Record demos - SAV Studios, Harrison Street, Kings Cross
Wednesday 16th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Town Hall, High Wycombe, Bucks
Wednesday 16th April 1980 Secret Affair Blackburn
Thursday 17th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Tiffany's, Bristol
Thursday 17th April 1980 Secret Affair Newcastle City Hall.
Thursday 17th April 1980 The Teenbeats & 80 Pop Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Friday 18th April1980 The Chords Release of 'Something's Missing' on Polydor
Friday 18th April1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name The Painted Lady, Melton Mowbray
Friday 18th April1980 Secret Affair Bradford, St. George’s Hall
Friday 18th April1980 The Teenbeats The Carlisle, Hastings
Saturday 19th April 1980 The Same & The Britones The Alhambra, Brighton
Saturday 19th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name The Good Mood Club, Halifax
Saturday 19th April 1980 Secret Affair Birmingham Odeon
Saturday 19th April 1980 The Skatalites, The Mods, Squire, Gangster, Seventeen & The Step Picketts Lock, Edmonton, London, N9
Saturday 19th April 1980 Dolly Mixture & The Vandels Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Sunday 20th April 1980

The Directions & The Sound

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 20th April 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

The Coach House, Huddersfield
Sunday 20th April 1980

Secret Affair & The V.I.P's

Bristol Locarno
Monday 21st April 1980

Secret Affair

Hammersmith Odeon
Monday 21st April 1980

Little Bo Bitch & The Directions

The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Tuesday 22nd April 1980

The Chords

Something's Missing' enters chart at #73
Tuesday 22nd April 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

Tiffany's, Sheffield
Wednesday 23rd April 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

Porterhouse, Retford, Nottingham
Thursday 24th April 1980 The Chords Re-recorded Something's Missing for Cheggers Plays Pop - Polydor Studios
Thursday 24th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Island Hotel, Leysdown, Isle Of Sheppey
Thursday 24th April 1980 The Amber Squad Horiboe Club, Luffenham, Rutland
Friday 25th April 1980 The Lambrettas Fforde Greene Hotel, Leeds
Friday 25th April 1980 The Purple Hearts, The V.I.P's, The Step & The Name Electric Ballroom, Camden,  London
Saturday 26th April 1980 The Mods Grey Topper, Jacksdale, Notts
Saturday 26th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name University of East Anglia, Norwich
Sunday 27th April 1980 The Clerks Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Sunday 27th April 1980 The Teenbeats Lafayette, Wolverhampton
Monday 28th April 1980 The Mods & Catch 22 Bowes Lyon House, Stevenage
Tuesday 29th April 1980 The Chords & Deemus Mint Cleethorpes Winter Gardens
Tuesday 29th April 1980 The Chords 'Something's Missing' hits #57 in the charts
Tuesday 29th April 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name The Paddocks, Northampton
Tuesday 29th April 1980 The Leepers & Number 6 Zhivago's, Southend-On-Sea
Wednesday 30th April 1980 The Chords Birmingham Exit Club, Romeo & Juliet's
Wednesday 30th April 1980 The Chords Re-recorded Something's Missing for Top Of The Pops - Redan Studio
Wednesday 30th April 1980 The Chords Recorded BBC TV's Top Of The Pops, BBC TV Centre, White City - Something's Missing
     
Thursday 1st May 1980

The Chords

'Something's Missing' shown on Top Of The Pops
Thursday 1st May 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

The Russell Club, Manchester
Friday 2nd May 1980

The Chords, The Name & Boris & The Spiders

Cambridge Corn Exchange
Friday 2nd May 1980 The Teenbeats Windsor, Castle, Harrow Road, London
Saturday 3rd May 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

Norbreck Castle, Blackpool
Sunday 4th May 1980

The Chords

Wolverhampton Lafayette Club
Sunday 4th May 1980

The Chords

Recorded Something's Missing for BBC TV's Cheggers Plays Pop - BBC Studios, Manchester
Monday 5th May 1980

The Directions, Need Jump & Sissor Fits

Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Monday 5th May 1980

The Same & Daddy Yum Yum

The Alhambra, Brighton
Tuesday 6th May 1980

The Purple Hearts & The Name

Demelzas, Penzance
Wednesday 7th May 1980 The Chords Manchester University
 Wednesday 7th May 1980 The Chords 'Something's Missing' hits #55 in the charts
Wednesday 7th May 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Top Rank, Plymouth
Thursday 8th May 1980 The Chords & The Cards Guildford Civic Hall
Thursday 8th May 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Troubadour, Port Talbot
Thursday 8th May 1980 The Teenbeats Greyhound, Fulham, London
Friday 9th May 1980 The Chords & Cherokee Bill CF Mott College, Prescot, Liverpool
Friday 9th May 1980

The Directions & Cymbelines

101 Club, Clapham
Friday 9th May 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Name Princess College, Fareham
Friday 9th May 1980 Seventeen The Norton Arms, Shrewsbury
Saturday 10th May 1980 The Chords Newcastle University
Saturday 10th May 1980 The Name Focus, Peterborough
Saturday 10th May 1980 Seventeen The Mecca, Sunderland
Sunday 11th May 1980

The Directions, Bad Actors & Cymbelines

The Rock Garden, Covent Garden
Monday 12th May 1980 The Chords & The Name Doncaster Rotters Club
Tuesday 13th May 1980 The Chords Reading University
Wednesday 14th May 1980 The Chords & The Name Newport Stowaway Club
Thursday 15th May 1980 The Chords Interview Swansea Radio
Thursday 15th May 1980 The Chords & The Name Port Talbot Troubador Club
Thursday 15th May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Circles Clifton Hall, Rotherham
Friday 16th May 1980 The Lambrettas Fusion Nightspot, Sunderland
Friday 16th May 1980 The Chords Uxbridge University - Advertised but never took place
Saturday 17th May 1980 The Chords & The Name Northampton Paddock
Saturday 17th May 1980 The Lambrettas Barnsley Civic Hall
Sunday 18th May 1980

The Directions & Fool

The Greyhound, Fulham

Sunday 18th May 1980

The Lambrettas

Lafayettes, Wolverhampton
Monday 19th May 1980 The Chords & The Name Stevenage Bowes Lyons House
Monday 19th May 1980 The Chords Cheggers Plays Pop is Broadcasted with "Something's Missing"
Tuesday 20th May 1980 The Chords "So Far Away" hits #30 in the charts
Wednesday 21st May 1980 The Chords, The Name & D.S Top Rank, Plymouth
Wednesday 21st May 1980 The Fixations Pied Bull, London
Thursday 22nd May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Nerve Top of the World, Stafford
Thursday 22nd May 1980 The Chords & The Name Fleet Centre, Peterborough
Friday 23rd May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Scoop Melksham Assembly Rooms
Friday 23rd May 1980 The Chords & The Name Sheffield Polytechnic - Advertised but never took place
Saturday 24th May 1980

The Directions, The Decorators & The Models

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Saturday 24th May 1980 The Chords, The Photos & The Name Electric Ballroom, Camden, London
Saturday 24th May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Nerve Town Gate Theatre, Basildon
Saturday 24th May 1980 Beggar Countdown Club, The Elms, Leigh-On-Sea
Saturday 24th May 1980 Seventeen

Albion Hotel, Chester

Sunday 25th May 1980 The Name The Coach House, Huddersfield
Sunday 25th May 1980 Seventeen Lafayette, Wolverhampton
Monday 26th May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Nerve Northallerton Community Centre
Thursday 29th May 1980 The Lambrettas & The Nerve

The Limit, Sheffield

Friday 30th May 1980 The Lambrettas The Penthouse, Scarborough
Saturday 31st May 1980 The Lambrettas Tunbridge Wells Assembly Hall
     
Sunday 1st June 1980 J.Geils Band, Paul Young & The Name The Lyceum, London
Wednesday 4th June 1980 The Chords Recording of 'British Way Of Life' at Park Gates Studio, Catsfield, Hastings
Thursday 5th June 1980 The Chords Recording of 'The Way It's Gotta Be' at Park Gates Studio, Catsfield, Hastings
Thursday 5th June 1980

The Directions, The Set & The Models

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Friday 6th June 1980

The Chords

Park Gates Studio, Catsfield, Hastings
Saturday 7th June 1980

The Chords

Park Gates Studio, Catsfield, Hastings
Saturday 7th June 1980

The Lambrettas, The V.I.P.s, Dolly Mixture & God’s Toys

Electric Ballroom, Camden Town, London

Sunday 8th June 1980

The Cockney Rejects, The Stiffs & Kidz Next Door

?????, Blackburn

     
Monday 9th June 1980

The Chords

Park Gates Studio, Catsfield, Hastings
Monday 9th June 1980

Seventeen

Everyman Bistro, Liverpool
Friday 13th June 1980

The Directions & The Cheaters

The Greyhound, Fulham
Saturday 14th June 1980

The Cockney Rejects & Kidz Next Door

Ajanta Theatre, Derby

Saturday 14th June 1980

The Teenbeats

Olympic Cycling Stadium, Ontario, Canada
Monday 16th June 1980

The Chords & The VIPs

Le Palace, Paris
Monday 16th June 1980

The Chords

NME Interview
Tuesday 17th June 1980

The Vapors

Ruffles Night Club, Aberdeen
Thursday 19th June 1980

The Directions & Talk Over

101 Club, Clapham
Saturday 21st June 1980

The Jam, The Tourists, Stiff Little Fingers, Bad Manners, The Chords, Punilux, Cuban Heels & Ra Bears

Loch Lomond Festival, Scotland
Monday 23rd June 1980

The Directions & Talk Over

Thomas A. Beckett, Old Kent Road 
Tuesday 24th June 1980 The Lambrettas & The Vogue

The Marquee, Soho

Saturday 28th June 1980 The Vapors, The Chords & 3 Minutes The Rainbow, London (Recorded by Polydor)
Monday 30th June 1980

The Directions & Talk Over

Snoopies, Richmond
     
Tuesday 1st July1980 The Lambrettas & The Sta Prest

The Marquee, Soho

Thursday 3rd July 1980 The Chords Melody Maker photo session, Waterloo Station
Friday 4th July 1980

The Directions & The Decorators

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 4th July 1980 The Chords 'British Way Of Life' released
Monday 7th July 1980 The Teenbeats Beacon Arms, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Tuesday 8th July 1980 The Chords 'British Way Of Life' #58
Thursday 10th July 1980

The Mo-Dettes & The Directions

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Thursday 10th July 1980

The Spectres & Seventeen

Assembly Halls, Holywell
Saturday 12th July 1980 The Teenbeats Beacon Arms, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Saturday 12th July 1980 The Merton Parkas Odissea 2001, Milano, Italy
Saturday 12th July 1980 The Small Hours Welland Park Community Center, Market Harborough
Monday 14th July 1980 The Chords Teeny mags interviews and photo sessions, Polydor
Tuesday 15th July 1980 The Chords British Way Of Life #54
Tuesday 15th July 1980 The Lambrettas & The Scoop

Locarno, Portsmouth

Wednesday 16th July 1980 The Chords Radio interviews with Radio Clyde & Radio Forth, both Glasgow.
Wednesday 16th July 1980 The Lambrettas & Rhythm on 2 Torquay Town Hall
Thursday 17th July 1980 The Lambrettas & The Scoop Stateside, Bournemouth
Friday 18th July 1980 The Lambrettas Cardiff Top Rank
Saturday 19th July 1980 The Chords, Purple Hearts, Back To Zero & Seb And The Wangs Red Lion, Leytonstone
Saturday 19th July 1980 The Lambrettas & The Scoop Bath Pavilion
Monday 21st July 1980 The Lambrettas

Cromwell’s, Norwich

Monday 21st July 1980 The Teenbeats Stars Restaurant, Brampton, Toronto, Canada
Tuesday 22nd July 1980 The Teenbeats Stars Restaurant, Brampton, Toronto, Canada
Wednesday 23rd July 1980 The Teenbeats Stars Restaurant, Brampton, Toronto, Canada
Wednesday 23rd July 1980 The Lambrettas, Billy Karloff & the Extremes Theatre Royal, Nottingham
Wednesday 23rd July 1980 Seventeen Jumpers Tavern, Christchurch
Thursday 24th July 1980 The Lambrettas Sands Show Bar, Skegness
Thursday 24th July 1980 Seventeen The Pelican, Torquay
Friday 25th July 1980 Seventeen The Pelican, Torquay
Saturday 26th July 1980

The Directions & Tranzista

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Saturday 26th July 1980 The Lambrettas & Beats Working St. George’s Hall, Bradford
Saturday 26th July 1980 Seventeen The King and Bishop, Salisbury
Sunday 27th July 1980 Seventeen Coach House, Huddersfield << Cancelled >>
Monday 28th July 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Monday 28th July 1980 Seventeen Hamilton Club, Birkenhead
Tuesday 29th July 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 30th July 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 30th July 1980 Seventeen Cyprus Bar, Manchester
Thursday 31st July 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Thursday 31st July 1980 Seventeen Portland Bar, Manchester
     
Friday 1st August 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Friday 1st August 1980 Secret Affair

‘Sound Of Confusion’ single released.

Friday 1st August 1980 Seventeen Carnegie Arts Centre, Workington
Saturday 2nd August 1980 The Lambrettas Palace Lido, Douglas, Isle of Man
Saturday 2nd August 1980 Seventeen Bungalow Bar, Glasgow
Sunday 3rd August 1980 Seventeen Border Terrier, Carlisle
Thursday 7th August 1980

The Piranhas & The Directions

Brolleys, Richmond
Thursday 7th August 1980 Seventeen Three Tuns, Kingston, London
Saturday 9th August 1980 The Lambrettas & Daddy Yum Yum Music Machine, Camden
Saturday 9th August 1980 The Purple Hearts & Biff Bang Pow! Crystal Palace Hotel, London
Sunday 10th August 1980 The Lambrettas & Dolly Mixture Brighton Top Rank
Thursday 14th August 1980 Back To Zero & The Variations The Pied Bull, London
Thursday 14th August 1980 The Blades & Tenpole Tudor

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 15th August 1980 The Stranglers, Urban Heroes, Katchies, Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Girlschool, The Lambrettas, The Kids & The Shirts Bilzen Festival, Belgium
Sunday 17th August 1980

The Directions & The Uglies

The Greyhound, Fulham

Monday 18th August 1980 Long Tall Shorty & The Actors Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Wednesday 20th August 1980 The V.I.P's & Idiot Dancers

The Greyhound, Fulham

Saturday 23rd August 1980 The Chords Fly to Holland
Sunday 24th August 1980 Echo & The Bunnymen, Walter Washington, The Chords, Herman Brood & Sore Throat Oosterport Centre, Groningen
Friday 29th August 1980

The Directions & The Uglies

101 Club, Clapham
Friday 29th August 1980 Seventeen Town Hall, Ealing, London
Sunday 31st August 1980 Seventeen The Kensington, London
     
Monday 1st September 1980 The Vapors The Mass Spit Club, Boston, USA
Monday 1st September 1980 The Chords Recording of 'In My Street' & 'Empty Dreams' at Townhouse Studios, London
Tuesday 2nd September 1980 The Chords Recording of 'Empty Dreams' & 'I'll Keep Holding On' at Townhouse Studios, London
Wednesday 3rd September 1980 The Chords Townhouse Studios, London
Thursday 4th September 1980 The Chords Townhouse Studios, London
Friday 5th September 1980 The Chords Townhouse Studios, London
Friday 5th September 1980 The Same The Anchor, Worthing
Sunday 7th September 1980 The Chords Mixing at Townhouse Studios, London
Monday 8th September 1980 Buddy Ascott Played percussion on Paul Weller demo, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 10th September 1980

The Vandells

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Thursday 11th September 1980 Secret Affair & The Step Guildford Civic Hall, Surrey
Thursday 11th September 1980 The Circles 76 Club, Burton
Thursday 11th September 1980 Rye & The Quarterboys The Cranbrook, Ilford, Essex
Friday12th September 1980 The Circles Norbreck Castle, Blackpool
Saturday 13th September 1980 Secret Affair & Dolly Mixture Bristol Colston Hall
Saturday 13th September 1980 The Circles Town Hall, Kidderminster
Sunday 14th September 1980 Secret Affair Hemel Hampstead Pavilion
Sunday 14th September 1980 The Circles Lafayette, Wolverhampton
Monday 15th September 1980

Secret Affair

Bradford, St. George’s Hall
Monday 15th September 1980

The Directions & Riff Raff

Kings Head, Acton
Monday 15th September 1980

Les Apache & Seventeen

The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Tuesday 16th September 1980

Secret Affair

Manchester Apollo Theatre
Tuesday 16th September 1980 The Circles Coneygre Youth Club, Tipton
Wednesday 17th September 1980 Secret Affair Preston Guild Hall
Wednesday 17th September 1980 The Circles Bungalow Bar, Paisley
Thursday 18th September 1980 Secret Affair Glasgow Apollo
Friday 19th September 1980 Secret Affair Edinburgh Odeon
Friday 19th September 1980 The Associates & Seventeen Crystal Palace Hotel, London
Saturday 20th September 1980

The Directions & The Odd Hits & The Vandells

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Sunday 21st September 1980 Secret Affair Cardiff Top Rank
Sunday 21st September 1980 Seventeen The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London
Monday 22nd September 1980

Secret Affair

Leicester, De Montfort Hall
Monday 22nd September 1980 Seventeen Old Queens Head, London
Tuesday 23rd September 1980 Secret Affair Margate Winter Gardens, Kent
Tuesday 23rd September 1980 Seventeen Crawdaddy Club, Croyden
Wednesday 24th September 1980 Secret Affair Brighton Top Rank
Wednesday 24th September 1980 Seventeen The Windsor Castle, London
Friday 26th September 1980 Secret Affair Victoria Hall, Hanley, Stoke
Friday 26th September 1980 Seventeen & Fanatics The Acklam Hall, London
Saturday 27th September 1980 Secret Affair The Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon
Sunday 28th September 1980 Secret Affair Poole Arts Centre
Sunday 28th September 1980 Seventeen White Lion, Putney, London
Monday 29th September 1980 Secret Affair Birmingham Odeon
Monday 29th September 1980 Seventeen Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Tuesday 30th September 1980 Secret Affair Newcastle City Hall
     
Wednesday 1st October 1980

Secret Affair

Leeds Polytechnic
Thursday 2nd October 1980

Secret Affair

Sheffield City Hall
Thursday 2nd October 1980

The Lambrettas

Leeds Polytechnic
Thursday 2nd October 1980

The Circles

Normandy Barracks, Leconfield
Friday 3rd October 1980

Lucels, Essential Logic & The Directions

Action Space
Friday 3rd October 1980

The Lambrettas & More

The Mayfair, Newcastle
Friday 3rd October 1980

The Odds

JB's, Dudley
Saturday 4th October 1980

Secret Affair & The Step

Rainbow Theatre, London
Sunday 5th October 1980

The Circles

Coach & Horses, West Bromwich
Tuesday 7th October 1980

Seventeen

Cock Tavern, Fulham, London
Thursday 9th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Palalido, Milan, Italy

Friday 10th October 1980

The Directions & The Uglies

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 10th October 1980

The Chords & The Gas

Basingstoke Technical College
Friday 10th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Palasport, Turin, Italy

Saturday 11th October 1980 The Chords Interview, Radio 210, Reading
Saturday 11th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Slough College
Sunday 12th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Palasport, Padua, Italy

Sunday 12th October 1980 Seventeen The Trafalgar, Shepherds Bush, London
Monday 13th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Palasport, Bologna, Italy

Monday 13th October 1980 The Leepers Annabellas
Tuesday 14th October 1980 The Chords "In My Street" hits #62 in the charts
Tuesday 14th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Teatro Tendastrice, Rome, Italy
Thursday 16th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas The Fusion, Aberdeen
Friday 17th October 1980 The Chords Interview with Sounds
Friday 17th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Dundee Technical College
Saturday 18th October 1980

The Step & The Directions

Half Moon, Herne Hill
Saturday 18th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh
Saturday 18th October 1980 The Jam & The Rebel Rousers Bromley Tech. College, Kent
Sunday 19th October 1980

The Directions, Code Name & Borealis

101 Club, Clapham
Sunday 19th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Olympia Civic Centre, East Kilbride
Sunday 19th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Brielboort, Dienze, Belgium

Monday 20th October 1980 The Chords & Defiant Pose Bungalow Bar, Paisley
Monday 20th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

La Rotonde, Le Mans, France

Tuesday 21st October 1980 The Chords In My Street #50. Photo session for Teeny mags, Sandpiper Hotel
Tuesday 21st October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Manchester Polytechnic
Tuesday 21st October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Halle de Prestige, Orleans, France
Wednesday 22nd October 1980 The Chords Sounds photo session
Wednesday 22nd October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Studio 44, Rouen, France

Thursday 23rd October 1980

Pin Point, Odd Mits & The Directions

Brolleys, Richmond
Thursday 23rd October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Royal Spa Centre, Royal Leamington Spa
Friday 24th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Dunstable Queensway Hall
Friday 24th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Maison des Sports, Reims, France
Saturday 25th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Leicester University (the band were attacked)
Saturday 25th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Hippodrome, Paris, France
Saturday 25th October 1980 Zeebra The Old Police Station, Lark Lane, Liverpool
Sunday 26th October 1980

Madness & The Lambrettas

Tivoli Parc, Strasbourg, France
Monday 27th October 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas Volksbindungsheim, Frankfurt, Germany
Tuesday 28th October 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas

Kursaal-Bad Cannstaat, Stuttgart, Germany

Tuesday 28th October 1980 The Jam Newcastle
Wednesday 29th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Gloucester Roundabout Club
Wednesday 29th October 1980 Excel Long Bow Hotel, Mirfield
Wednesday 29th October 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas Kurhaus-Friedenstal, Hanover, Germany
Wednesday 29th October 1980 The Jam The Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh
Thursday 30th October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Kent University, Canterbury
Thursday 30th October 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas

Sartorysaal, Cologne, Germany

Friday 31st October 1980 The Chords & The Gas Melton Mowbray
Friday 31st October 1980 The Chords The Chords banned from THF Hotels
     
Saturday 1st November 1980 The Chords Bradys, Liverpool
Monday 3rd November 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas Gota Lejon, Stockholm, Sweden
Monday 3rd November 1980 The Jam Queens Hall, Leeds
Tuesday 4th November 1980 Madness & The Lambrettas

Chateauneuf, Oslo, Norway

Thursday 6th November 1980 The Chords The Kombi, Maastricht, Holland
Friday 7th November 1980 The Chords & The Toilets  De Koog Club, Noord Scharwoude, Holland
Saturday 8th November 1980 The Chords Gigant, Appeldoorn, Holland
Sunday 9th November 1980 The Chords Milky Way, Amsterdam, Holland
Thursday 13th November 1980 The Chords Are invited to 'Sounds' 10th Party, Empire Rooms, Tottenham Court Road
Friday 14th November 1980 The Chords, A/Ts & Thieves Like Us Music Machine, Camden High Street, London
Monday 17th November 1980 The Chords Billy Hassett sacked
Saturday 22nd November 1980 The Jam Gothenburg, Sweden
Tuesday 25th November 1980 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Friday 28th November 1980 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Friday 28th November 1980 The Lambrettas The Porterhouse, Retford
     
Monday 1st December 1980 The Lambrettas Romeo & Juliet’s, Doncaster
Thursday 4th December 1980 The Chords Auditioning singers, Nomis Studios
Thursday 4th December 1980 The Stray Cats & Seventeen The Warehouse Club, Leeds
Friday 5th December 1980 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Friday 5th December 1980 The Lambrettas Rock City, Nottingham
Monday 8th December 1980 The Accidents The Ruskin Arms, East Ham, London
Wednesday 10th December 1980 The Chords Auditioning singers, Alaska Studios
Wednesday 10th December 1980 The Two Tone Pinks The Prince Albert, Whitefield
Friday 12th December 1980 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Saturday 13th December 1980 The V.I.P's The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 15th December 1980 The Chords Auditioning for new singer, Wharf Studios
Monday 15th December 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Long Run The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
Sunday 21st December 1980 The Same Carioca (Part of Greg Davis Rhythm Method)
Sunday 21st December 1980 The Two-Tone Pinks The Bridge, Manchester Road, Bury
Monday 22nd December 1980 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Monday 22nd December 1980 The Purple Hearts Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Tuesday 23rd December 1980 The Chords Band get invited to Polydor party, Stratford Place
Saturday 27th December 1980 The Purple Hearts & The Onlookers Feltham Football Club
Monday 29th December 1980 The Purple Hearts Fulham Greyhound
     
Thursday 1st January 1981 Seventeen (Last Gig as Seventeen) The Half Moon, Dulwich, London
Wednesday 7th January 1981 The Lambrettas

Ben Hall, Rugby

Thursday 8th January 1981 The Lambrettas & The Escalators

The Marquee, Soho, London

Friday 9th January 1981 The Lambrettas & The Escalators Goldsmith College, Lewisham
Monday 12th January 1981 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Tuesday 13th January 1981 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Wednesday 14th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Thursday 15th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Thursday 15th January 1981 The Time Railway Inn, Winchester
Friday 16th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polydor Studios
Friday 16th January 1981 Graduate North Staffordshire Polytechnic
Saturday 17th January 1981 The Lambrettas & The Naughty Words Winter Gardens, Margate
Saturday 17th January 1981 The Cigarettes & Red Alert Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln
Tuesday 20th January 1981 The Variations Pied Bull, Islington, London
Friday 23rd January 1981 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Monday 26th January 1981 The Chords Interviews for new singer, Polydor offices
Wednesday 28th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polygram Studios
Thursday 29th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polygram Studios
Friday 30th January 1981 The Chords Demos, Polygram Studios
     
Wednesday 11th February 1981 The Chords Demos, first with Kip, Polydor Studios
Thursday 12th February 1981 The Chords Mixing, Polydor Studios
Friday 20th February 1981

The Venigmas & The Directions

Half Moon, Herne Hill
Sunday 22nd February 1981

The Directions & The Apocalypse

The Africa Centre, Covent Garden, London
Sunday 22nd February 1981

The Jam & The Purple Hearts

Nottingham University
Monday 23rd February 1981 The Chords Martin Mason arrested on night bus, Trafalgar Square, London
Tuesday 24th February 1981 The Chords Martin Mason fined at Bow Street Magistrates Court, London
     
Tuesday 3rd March 1981 Secret Affair Cardies, HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA
Wednesday 4th March 1981 The Chords LFI photo session with Paul Cox
Wednesday 4th March 1981 The Fixations The Pied Bull, London
Thursday 5th March 1981 Secret Affair The Hot Club, DALLAS, TEXAS, USA
Friday 6th March 1981 Secret Affair Third Coast, AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA
Friday 6th March 1981 The Vapors Taboo Club, Scarborough
Saturday 7th March 1981 Secret Affair

The Rox, LUBBOCK, TEXAS, USA

Saturday 7th March 1981 The Vapors Durham University
Sunday 8th March 1981 Secret Affair The Rox, LUBBOCK, TEXAS, USA
Monday 9th March 1981 Secret Affair Bogarts, ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, USA
Tuesday 10th March 1981 Secret Affair Dooley’s, PHOENIX, ARIZONA, USA
Tuesday 10th March 1981 The Vapors Manchester Poly
Wednesday 11th March 1981 Secret Affair The Country Club, RESEDA, CALIFORNIA, USA
Wednesday 11th March 1981 The Vapors Guildford Civic Hall
Thursday 12th March 1981 The Vapors, The Chords & White Heat Sussex University, Brighton (KIP's FIRST GIG)
Thursday 12th March 1981 Long Tall Shorty Starlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Thursday 12th March 1981 The Amber Squad Birmingham University
Friday 13th March 1981 Secret Affair The Bodega, CAMPBELL, CALIFORNIA, USA           
Friday 13th March 1981 The Vapors & The Chords Aston University, Birmingham
Saturday 14th March 1981 Secret Affair Old Waldorf, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, USA
Saturday 14th March 1981 The Vapors Aldenham Collage, Watford
Sunday 15th March 1981 Secret Affair Old Waldorf, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, USA
Sunday 15th March 1981 Long Tall Shorty Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 16th March 1981 Secret Affair Old Waldorf, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, USA
Monday 16th March 1981 The Vapors Eves, Cheltenham
Monday 16th March 1981 The Name & Herod's Race Gossips, Dean Street, London
Wednesday 18th March 1981 Secret Affair New Faces, SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, USA
Friday 20th March 1981 Secret Affair Rainbow Music Hall, DENVER, COLORADO, USA
Friday 20th March 1981 The Q-Tips & The Directions Peppers Club, Cleethorpes
Friday 20th March 1981 The Vapors Newcastle Poly
Friday 20th March 1981 The Downbeats & Flat 19 Kings Head, Fulham High Street, London
Saturday 21st March 1981 The Vapors Porterhouse, Retford, Notts
Sunday 22nd March 1981 The Barracudas Lyceum, London
Sunday 22nd March 1981 Secret Affair & The Regular Guys Pogo's, Kansas City, Missouri
Sunday 22nd March 1981 The Vapors Halifax Civic Hall
Monday 23rd March 1981 Secret Affair The Fillmore, AMES, IOWA, USA
Tuesday 24th March 1981 Secret Affair The Entry, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, USA
Tuesday 24th March 1981 The Vapors Tiffany's, Bath
Wednesday 25th March 1981 Secret Affair Palms, MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, USA
Wednesday 25th March 1981 The Vapors West Midlands College, Wasall
Thursday 26 March 1981 Secret Affair Merlin’s, MADISON, WISCONSIN, USA
Thursday 26 March 1981 The Vapors Chequers, Barnstaple
Friday 27th March 1981 Secret Affair

Tut’s, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA

Friday 27th March 1981 The Vapors The Venue, London
Saturday 28th March 1981 Secret Affair Waves, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Saturday 28th March 1981

The Q-Tips & The Directions

Marquee, Wardour Street
Saturday 28th March 1981

Long Tall Shorty

Nags Head, High Wycombe
Saturday 28th March 1981

The Vapors

Froebell Institute of H.E., Roehampton
Monday 30th March 1981 Secret Affair The Vogue, INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, USA
Tuesday 31st March 1981 Secret Affair The Bluebird, BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA, USA
     
Wednesday 1st April 1981

Secret Affair

The Agora, COLUMBUS, OHIO, USA
Thursday 2nd April 1981

The Directions & The Singles

The Greyhound, Fulham

Friday 3rd April 1981

Secret Affair

Bogarts, CINCINATTI, OHIO, USA
Friday 3rd April 1981 Rye & The Quarter Boys Camberwell School Of Art, London
Saturday 4th April 1981

The Yachts & The Directions

Half Moon, Herne Hill

Saturday 4th April 1981

Secret Affair

Bookies, DETROIT, MICHIGAN, USA

Saturday 4th April 1981 Fruit Eating Bears, Groovy Boys, The Downbeats & Flat 19

Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, London

Sunday 5th April 1981 Secret Affair

Dooley’s, EAST LANCING, MICHIGAN, USA

Monday 6th April 1981 Secret Affair

The She Club, DAYTON, OHIO, USA

Monday 6th April 1981 The Chords Recorded 'One More Minute' at Britannia Row Studios, Islington
Monday 6th April 1981 Fast Eddie The Hermit Club, Brentwood, Essex
Tuesday 7th April 1981 The Chords Recording of 'One More Minute' & 'Who's Killing Who?' at Britannia Row Studios, Islington
Tuesday 7th April 1981 Rye & The Quarter Boys The Cartoon, Croydon
Wednesday 8th April 1981 Secret Affair 9.30 Club, WASHINGTON, DC, USA
Thursday 9th April 1981 The Chords Overdubs - Roundhouse Studios
Thursday 9th April 1981 Secret Affair & Soldier Toads, New Haven, Pennsylvania, USA
Friday 10th April 1981 Secret Affair

Nicko’s, ALLENTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA, USA

Friday 10th April 1981 The Name & Zitz Starlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Saturday 11th April 1981 Secret Affair Private’s, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA
Saturday 11th April 1981 Long Tall Shorty Carnaby Street Flea Market, London
Saturday 11th April 1981 The Name & Orzones The Crescent, Peterborough
Sunday 12th April 1981 The Chords Recording percussion - Britannia Row Studios
Monday 13th April 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Europeans The Pits, The Green Man, London
Tuesday 14th April 1981 The Chords Overdubs - Trident Studios, Oxford Street
Tuesday 14th April 1981 The Purple Hearts & Going Straight The Greyhound, London
Wednesday 15th April 1981 The Chords Mixing, Air Studios
Wednesday 15th April 1981 Secret Affair

Mancini’s, PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, USA

Thursday 16th April 1981 Secret Affair The Bijou, PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, USA
Thursday 16th April 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Kicks Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Thursday 16th April 1981 The Mods Feltham Football Club
Friday 17th April 1981 Secret Affair Malibu Beach Club, LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK, USA
Friday 17th April 1981 Small Hours Midland Arms, Hendon, London
Saturday 18th April 1981 Secret Affair Paradise Ballroom, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, USA
Saturday 18th April 1981

Siam & The Directions

Half Moon, Herne Hill
Monday 20th April 1981

Johnny Mars, TV21 & The Directions

Caister
Thursday 23rd April 1981 The Chords Interview for The Face
Thursday 23rd April 1981 Secret Affair Peppermint lounge, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA
Thursday 23rd April 1981 The Fixations, P.M. Tension, Yellow Jellies & Insecure Level 6, Newcastle University
Saturday 25th April 1981 The Direct Hits & The Imports Old Queens Head, Stockwell, London
Sunday 26th April 1981

Holly & The Italians & The Directions

Half Moon, Herne Hill
Monday 27th April 1981 The Purple Hearts White Hart, Southall, London
Tuesday 28th April 1981 The Chords Photo session for The Face, Regents Park
     
Saturday 2nd May 1981 Long Tall Shorty The Basement Bar, Clarendon Hotel, London
Friday 8th May 1981 The Chords Release of 'One More Minute'
Saturday 9th May 1981 The Lambrettas Millfield College, Street
Tuesday 12th April 1981 The Chords One More Minute #87. Interview with Sheffield's Radio Hallam, Polydor offices
Thursday 14th May 1981

The Directions & The Singles

The Greyhound, Fulham

Saturday 16th May 1981

The Purple Hearts & The Directions

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6
Sunday 17th May 1981

The Directions & The Exciters

Half Moon, Herne Hill
Sunday 17th May 1981

Flat 19 & The Fad

The Castle
Thursday 21st May 1981 The Chords Demos, Polygram Studios
Tuesday 26th May 1981 The Jam Ritz, New York, USA
Thursday 28th May 1981 The Lambrettas Central Hotel, Gillingham
Saturday 30th May 1981 Long Tall Shorty & Eddie Steady Go The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Saturday 30th May 1981 The Purple Hearts Brady's, Liverpool
     
Monday 1st June 1981 The Chords Recording of 'Turn Away Again' at Wessex Studios, Highbury, London
Monday 1st June 1981 Le Mat & The Firm Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Tuesday 2nd June 1981 The Chords Recording of 'Turn Away Again' at Wessex Studios, Highbury, London
Wednesday 3rd June 1981 The Chords Recording, Wessex Studios
Friday 5th June 1981 The Chords Recording, Wessex Studios
Friday 5th June 1981 The Retreads Blisworth
Monday 8th June 1981 The Chords Recording, Wessex Studios
Tuesday 9th June 1981 The Chords Recording, Wessex Studios
Wednesday 10th June 1981 The Chords Recording percussion, Wessex Studios
Friday 12th June 1981 The Chords Mixing, Wessex Studios
Saturday 20th June 1981 The Jam & Positive Signals Festival Pavilion, Skegness
Sunday 21st June 1981 The Downbeats & Flat 19 Starlight Room, West Hampstead, London
Sunday 21st June 1981 The Purple Hearts & Jane Aire & The Belvederes

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Sunday 21st June 1981 The Apocalypse, The Variations, Dali's Car, Jagged Edge The Africa Centre, Covent Garden, London
Monday 22nd June 1981 The Jam Granby Hall, Leicester
Monday 22nd June 1981 Small World White Heart, Southall, London
Tuesday 23rd June 1981 The Jam Guildhall, Portsmouth
Wednesday 24th June 1981 Small World, The Downbeats & Flat 19 Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 25th June 1981 Dolly Mixture & The Rapiers The Wooden Bridge, Guildford
Friday 26th June 1981 Dolly Mixture Half Moon, Herne Hill, London, SE24
Sunday 28th June 1981 The Chords Interview, Radio Medway, Chatham
Monday 29th June 1981 Kidz Next Door, Dolly Mixture & Dean St. Babies The Starlight, West Hampstead, London, NW6
Tuesday 30th June 1981 The Chords & Apocalypse 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
Tuesday 30th June 1981

The Directions & The Venigmas

The Greyhound, Fulham

     
Wednesday 1st July 1981 The Chords & The Stripes Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 2nd July 1981 The Chords & The Heads Central Hotel, Gillingham
Thursday 2nd July 1981 Long Tall Shorty & The Hidden Charms Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 2nd July 1981 The Jam The Royal Hall, Bridlington Spa
Saturday 4th July 1981 The Jam Market Hall, Carlisle
Sunday 5th July 1981 Long Tall Shorty Red Lion, Gravesend, Kent
Sunday 5th July 1981 The Purple Hearts & The M.P's

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

Sunday 5th July 1981 The Jam Guildhall, Preston
Monday 6th July 1981 Dolly Mixture White Hart, Southall, London
Tuesday 7th July 1981 The Jam Civic Hall, Guildford
Tuesday 7th July 1981 The Onlookers Studio 1, Slough
Wednesday 8th July 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Empires Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Wednesday 8th July 1981 The Jam Civic Hall, Guildford
Wednesday 8th July 1981 Long Tall Shorty The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Saturday 11th July 1981 Dolly Mixture & The Rapiers Clarendon, Hammersmith, London
Sunday 12th July 1981 The Chords The Chords played at fanzines' 5-a-side tournament, Hyde Park. Lost 2-3 in final to Makin' Time fanzine
Monday 13th July 1981 Kidz Next Door, The Whizz Kids & Top Secret Clarendon, Hammersmith, London
Monday 13th July 1981 The Questions White Hart, Southall, London
Wednesday 15th July 1981 The Onlookers Studio 1, Slough
Friday 17th July 1981 The Chords Mixing, Polydor Studios
Monday 20th July 1981 The Lambrettas The White Hart, Southall
Tuesday 21st July 1981 The Chords Mixing, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 22nd July 1981 The Chords Editing, Polydor Studios
Wednesday 22nd July 1981

The Directions & Dummies Don't Talk

The Greyhound, Fulham

Wednesday 22nd July 1981 The Onlookers Studio 1, Slough
Monday 27th July 1981

Buddy Ascott, Chris Pope, Grant Fleming & The Questions & The Blow-ups

Starlight Rooms, Railway Tavern, West Hampstead
Monday 27th July 1981 The Questions, Stolen Pets & The Rapiers Clarendon, Hammersmith, London
Tuesday 28th July 1981 Kidz Next Door, The Questions & Blow Up The Starlight, West Hampstead
Thursday 30th July 1981 The Onlookers Riki-Tik Night, Slough
Thursday 30th July 1981 Dolly Mixture & The Questions The Bridge House, Canning Town, London
     
Saturday 1st August 1981 The Lambrettas, The Hidden Charms, Long Tall Shorty, (…and others…) The Rainbow, Finsbury Park, London
Monday 3rd August 1981 The Models The White Hart, Southall
Thursday 6th August 1981 The Onlookers Riki-Tik Night, Slough
Monday 10th August 1981 Flat 19 The White Hart, Southall
Monday 10th August 1981 Kidz Next Door

Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, NW6

     
Friday 14th August 1981 The Chords Release of 'Turn Away Again'
Saturday 15th August 1981 The Purple Hearts & Flat 19 Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Monday 24th August 1981 The Purple Hearts The White Hart, Southall
Tuesday 25th August 1981 The Chords 'Turn Away Again' peaks at #139 in the charts
Wednesday 26th August 1981 The Chords Last ever Chords rehearsal, Wharf Studios, Borough
Friday 28th August 1981 The Chords & Kidz Next Door Ipswich Corn Exchange
Saturday 29th August 1981 The Chords & Kidz Next Door Orpington Civic Hall
Monday 31st August 1981 The Chords, 007, Long Tall Shorty & Distant Echo Brighton Corn Exchange
Monday 31st August 1981 The Mode The White Hart, Southall
     
Tuesday 1st September 1981 The Chords & Kidz Next Door The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Wednesday 2nd September 1981 The Chords & At Gunpoint The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Monday 7th September 1981 Dolly Mixture The White Hart, Southall
Wednesday 9th September 1981 The Variations Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Friday 11th September 1981 The Chords Officially Split-Up
Tuesday 15th September 1981 The Onlookers & Apocalypse The Pits, Euston Road, London
     
Thursday 1st October 1981 Long Tall Shorty & The Down Beats Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 1st October 1981 The Gents Mill Hill Inn, Pontefract
Friday 2nd October 1981 The Gents Gatsby Nitespot, Preston
Saturday 3rd October 1981 Mood Six The London Dungeon, Tooley Street, SE1
Saturday 3rd October 1981 The Gents Big Jim's Hotel, Widness
Sunday 4th October 1981 The Heartbeats & The Tonix Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
Tuesday 6th October 1981 Le Mat & The Routine The Gleekklub, Virginia Water, Surrey
Wednesday 7th October 1981 The Onlookers & The Variations The Pits, Euston Road, London
Wednesday 7th October 1981 The Variations & Apocalypse Upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, London
Thursday 8th October 1981 The Stripes & The Crowd Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Friday 9th October 1981 The Retreads The Windmill Club, Rushden (Last ever gig)
Thursday 15th October 1981 Small World & The Hawkes Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Friday 16th October 1981 Rye & The Quarterboys & The Same 101 Club, Clapham, London
Sunday 18th October 1981 Long Tall Shorty The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
Sunday 18th October 1981 The Amber Squad Rutland Angler, Oakham
Monday 19th October 1981 The Heartbeats Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Thursday 22nd October 1981 The Heartbeats & Cayzer House Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 22nd October 1981 The Gents Galaxy Club, Tadcaster
Friday 23rd October 1981 The Gents Champers Nitespot, Barrow
Saturday 24th October 1981 The Gents Champers Nitespot, Barrow
Saturday 24th October 1981 Nine Below Zero Granary,  Bristol
Sunday 25th October 1981 The Gents Service Centre, Rainhill, Liverpool
Monday 26th November 1981 The Gents Changing Lights, Huddersfield
Monday 26th November 1981 The Onlookers, The Variations & Mouse And The Underdog Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Tuesday 27th October 1981 The Angelic Upstarts & Kidz Next Door 100 Club, London
Tuesday 27th October 1981 The Purple Hearts The Castle, Tooting, London
Tuesday 27th October 1981 The Gents Changing Lights, Huddersfield
Tuesday 27th October 1981 The Downbeats The Angel, London, SE11
Wednesday 28th October 1981 The Gents Nightscene, Rickles, Wakefield
Thursday 29th October 1981 The Lambrettas Club Carolina, Madrid, Spain
Thursday 29th October 1981 Long Tall Shorty &The Crowd Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Friday 30th October 1981 The Lambrettas Club Carolina, Madrid, Spain
Saturday 31st October 1981 The Lambrettas Club Carolina, Madrid, Spain
Saturday 31st October 1981 The Purple Hearts Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
     
Wednesday 4th November 1981 The Name (Final Gig) The Cressett, Peterborough
Saturday 22nd November 1981 The Purple Hearts Ilford Palais, Essex
Thursday 26th November 1981 The Heartbeats & Flat 19 Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 26th November 1980 The Variations & Flat 19 The Greyhound, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Saturday 28th November 1981 The Onlookers & The Dads Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
     
Tuesday 1st December 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Reaction Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 3rd December 1981 Fruit Eating Bears, The Holidays & The Shimmy Queens Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Saturday 5th December 1981 The Lambrettas & Sahara Beat Digby Stuart College, Wimbledon
Sunday 6th December 1981 Scarlet Party Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Tuesday 8th December 1981 The Purple Hearts & Fast Eddie Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 10th December 1981 The Stripes & The Reaction Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Friday 11th December 1981 The Lambrettas

?Unknown?, Leeds

Saturday 12th December 1981 The Jam, Dept. S, Bananarama & The Questions Michael Sobell Sports Centre, London
Sunday 13th December 1981 The Lambrettas & Eyeless in Gaza

Melkweg, Amsterdam, Holland

Sunday 13th December 1981 Le Mat Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Tuesday 15th December 1981 The Jam, The Ruts, Bananarama & The Reaction Hammersmith Palais, London
Tuesday 15th December 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Pencils Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 17th December 1981 Secret Affair, The Jetset, The Downbeats & Bloomsbury Set Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 17th December 1981 Long Tall Shorty Civic Hall, Orpington, Kent
Friday 18th December 1981 Secret Affair & The Jetset The Marquee, Soho, London
Saturday 19th December 1981 Secret Affair & The Jetset The Marquee, Soho, London
Saturday 19th December 1981 The Jam "Hippodrome", Golders Green, London
Sunday 20th December 1981 The Onlookers & Parallel Bars The Marquee, Soho, London
Tuesday 22nd December 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Scizzors Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Thursday 24th December 1981 Scarlet Party & Le Mat Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Saturday 26th December 1981 Small World, The Downbeats & F.A.B. Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Tuesday 29th December 1981 The Purple Hearts & Long Tall Shorty Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
Wednesday 30th December 1981 Long Tall Shorty Hope & Anchor, Islington, London
Thursday 31st December 1981 The Purple Hearts & The Heartbeats Electric Stadium, Chadwell Heath, Essex
     
Friday 15th January 1982 The Lambrettas

Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland

Saturday 16th January1982 The Lambrettas

Gigant, Apeldoorn, Holland

Sunday 17th January 1982 The Lambrettas Doornroosje, Nijmegen, Holland
Friday 22nd January 1982 The Lambrettas & Shakedown

The Marquee, Soho, London

Saturday 23rd January 1982 The Lambrettas & Fast Eddie The Greyhound, Chadwell Heath, London
     
Thursday 4th February 1982 Long Tall Shorty & The Scizzors The Greyhound, Chadwell Heath, London
Friday 6th February 1982 007 Southgate Church, Crawley
Sunday 7th February 1982 Small World, 007, Long Tall Shorty, The Hidden Charms, F.A.B. & The Word Ilford Palais, Essex
Sunday 7th February 1982 The Onlookers & The Times Marquee Club, London
Sunday 7th February 1982 The Fixations 101 Club, Clapham, London
Sunday 7th February 1982 The Heartbeats & Catchermann The Greyhound, London, W6
Monday 8th February 1982 Le Mat Zero 6, Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Tuesday 9th February 1982 Miles Over Matter & The Reactions The Greyhound, London, W6
Wednesday 10th February 1982 The High Tide The Clinic, Gossips, London, W1
Saturday 13th February 1982 Secret Affair The Venue, Victoria, London
Monday 15th February 1982 Long Tall Shorty Marquee Club, London
Wednesday 17th February 1982 The Earwigs The Clinic, Gossips, London, W1
Monday 22nd February 1982 The Cigarettes Lindsays, Lincoln
Wednesday 24th February 1982 Miles Over Matter The Clinic, Gossips, London, W1
     
Wednesday 3rd March 1982 The Marble Staircase The Clinic, Gossips, London, W1
Saturday 6th March 1982 F.A.B. & The Revue Townfield House, High Wycombe
Tuesday 16th March 1982 The Jam & 007 Alexandria Palace, Woodgreen, London
Monday 22nd March 1982 The Jam & Rudi De Montfort Hall, Leicester
     
Saturday 3rd April 1982 The Jam & The Questions City Hall, Newcastle
Monday 12th April 1982 007 The Barracuda Club, London
Wednesday 14th April 1982 The Lambrettas & The Jam Tarts

The Venue, Victoria, London

Friday 30th April 1982 Secret Affair & The Europeans

City University, Islington, London (last London gig)

     
??? May 1982 Secret Affair Cambridge University
Saturday 8th May 1982 The Fixations The Pied Bull, London, N1
Monday 17th May 1982 Long Tall Shorty The Pied Bull, London, N1
     
Saturday 12th June 1982 Secret Affair & The Starjets The Venue, London
Sunday 13th June 1982 Small World & Fast Eddie Palais Ballrooms, Ilford, Essex
     
Sunday 18th July 1982 Squire, 007 & Rye & The Quarter Boys Ilford Palais, Essex
     
Sunday 1st August 1982 Long Tall Shorty, Rye & The Quarter Boys, Small World & The Fruit Eating Bears Ilford Palais, Essex
Friday 13th August 1982 Small World Moonlight Club, West Hampstead, London
     
Thursday 9th September 1982 Squire & Small World 100 Club, Oxford Street, London
Thursday 9th September 1982 The Heartbeats The Rock Garden, Covent Garden, London
Saturday 25th September 1982 The Purple Hearts & Small World Thomas Bennett Upper School, Crawley
     
Wednesday 27th October 1982 The Truth & Flat 19 The Marquee, Wardour Street, London
     
Saturday 13th November 1982 Small World The Murrayside Club, Ipswich
Thursday 25th November 1982 The Jam Apollo Theatre, Glasgow
     
Wednesday 1st December 1982 The Jam Wembley Arena, London
Thursday 2nd December 1982 The Jam Wembley Arena, London
Saturday 4th December 1982 The Jam Wembley Arena, London
Thursday 9th December 1982 Mayfair 'The Steamers Night Club', Prince Street, Bristol
Saturday 11th December 1982 The Jam Brighton Centre, East Sussex
Saturday 18th December 1982 Mayfair New Lodge, Minchinhampton, Nr Stroud

 

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