Gigography of Paul Clarke for 1999

Gigography 1999

Getting there with Paul's gig history now, all the gigs I remember going to, from 1987 up to about now. It's a natural progression from my Best Gigs Ever post. Well that's the theory, so there's A LOT missing. I have added details from the big bag of old gig tickets that I gathered while I was in London, + a box of old concert tickets + stuff from Mum and Dad's loft. Also got lots of gaps regarding bands seen at festivals, they'll probably stay missing, it's so hard to remember. There's a lot missing where I've lost tickets or never had them, most of the guestlist ACTION during my NME and Popex years + that. Yeah I know it's a bit nerdy, let's let that go though, I'm enjoying remembering these things. At least I've not started scanning the tickets in yet Of course I have scanned the tickets now...

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020

Delirious? @ Shepherds Bush Empire

Ha, AWFUL christian rock. I was accompanying a friend who was reviewing or…

Mon Dec 20 1999

Blur @ The Brighton Centre

Fri Dec 10 1999

David Devant and his Spirit Wife @ Mean Fiddler

Sat Nov 13 1999

Super Furry Animals @ Brixton Academy

Wed Nov 03 1999

Camdemonium @ Dingwalls

Camden Crawl type thing, can't remember where we went or who we saw right…

Thu Oct 21 1999

Bernard Butler @ Sound Republic

Free gig, recorded for XFM. Beset by tech problems, I think Bernard kicked the barrier down in…

Thu Oct 07 1999

Arab Strap @ Uni

Thu Sep 23 1999

Robyn Hitchcock @ Dingwalls

Wed Sep 22 1999

Reading Festival 1999 @ Reading Festival

Blur headlined, not a very strong lineup I don't think. I was working mostly, and managed to lose my first mobile phone that work lent…

Fri Aug 27 1999

Blur @ Goldsmiths College

Reading warmup, got very drunk on vodka red bulls, fell in a bush,and you can see me on the South Bank Show Special that was filmed there. Off to…

Thu Aug 26 1999

V99 @ Hylands Park

I remember Mel C and James Brown, but no-one who was any good. Did not pay to get in, I think I was back working with NME again. Maybe the time we…

Sat Aug 21 1999

Suede @ Sound Republic

XFM related…

Sun Aug 08 1999

Comedy @ Walpole Park

Ed Byrne and Rob…

Thu Jul 29 1999

Art @ Wyndhams Theatre

A play, a birthday treat, long running, had Art Malik in it and it was Frank Skinner's first…

Mon Jul 26 1999

Glastonbury 1999 @ Glastonbury

I only remember REM I hope i wrote more on popex at the time that I can find later... Was this the one where Stewart Lee's gig was a bit ruined by a…

Wed Jun 23 1999

Super Furry Animals @ Astoria

Lunchtime recording for Japanese…

Sat Jun 19 1999

Supergrass @ Shepherds Bush Empire

MTV Five Night Stand... wish I could find more details of these online, I know the support acts were good…

Thu May 13 1999

Pavement @ The Scala

MTV Five Night Stand... wish I could find more details of these online, I know the support acts were good too. setlist.fm says Ocean Colour Scene…

Wed May 12 1999

Suede @ Shepherds Bush Empire

MTV Five Night Stand, would have been a few other bands on the bill... broadcast on MTV from May 17 to May 23,…

Sun May 09 1999

Bowlie Weekender @ Camber Sands

Belle and Sebastian etc, the forerunner to All Tomorrow's Parties. Got very…

Fri Apr 23 1999

Gene @ Forum

A work freebie from NME, we nearly didn't get in because I couldn't prove I was who I was claiming to be (I wasn't). I basically put a bribe in the…

Thu Mar 25 1999