The sun


The sun and "the sun" related things, including places, pubs, gigs and posts about the sun. If you have anything to offer regarding the sun that I have not covered here, please please contribute. Particularly if you have anything to offer regarding local pubs or other venues, home automation the sun experiments, home brew, beer, or cider. Thank you.

This is my blog, so if you are Looking for for pubbing or other venues you will only find the sun pubbing / venues I have been to or plan to go to. Fingers crossed it will return those anyway...If you are interested in a more broader search please try the sun on Folkestone Gerald, where I have national and international places...

The Rising Sun The Street, Stourmouth, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 1HY

tracey emin's baby shoe sunny sands beach, folkestone, kent

The Datsuns Camden Underworld 174 Camden High Street, Camden. London NW1 0NE [Monday 16 September 2002]

The Datsuns Barfly The Monarch, 49 Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AN [Thursday 22 August 2002]

The Sundays Union Chapel Compton Avenue, London N1 2XD [Thursday 6 November 1997]

The Datsuns From the brief time when I preferred them over The Darkness... Camden Underworld 174 Camden High Street, Camden. London NW1 0NE [Thursday 18 April 2002]

The Datsuns + The D4 and The Divine Brown. Boston Music Room 178 Junction Road, Tufnell Park, London N19 5QQ 07716 168 773 [Friday 12 April 2002]

Shakin' Stevens Portsmouth Festival / Heineken Festival, a freebie, Chris Wilson's birthday. The Pogues also played on the Sunday, I think it was without Shane McGowan though.
I may have listed Shakin' Stevens on another date, but this is definitely the
Southsea Common [Friday 19 August 1994]

Reading 2002 I was on a big fat freebie and very much enjoyed The Datsuns doing a set in the backstage bar. Reading Festival Reading, Berkshire [Friday 23 August 2002]

Billie Bans "The Sun" Snow Dome No really, that's what I thought it said... [Tuesday 19 September 2000]

Here Comes The Sun Excluse Travis track online today only! [Tuesday 26 February 2002]

Datsuns Tour Don't miss out, you tiny fools. [Wednesday 17 April 2002]

Night of a million billion gigs Datsuns and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs in one night... [Friday 19 April 2002]

Tonight... got plans? I'm going to "Here and Now"... [Thursday 25 April 2002]

The Datsuns Reading Festival [Tuesday 27 August 2002]

Goodnight Ladies and Gentlemen We still HEART The Datsuns. [Tuesday 17 September 2002]

jack white and roddy womble datsuns at the underworld [Wednesday 18 September 2002]

Metal Bowlie! A weekend of ROCK at Camber Sands... [Wednesday 18 September 2002]

The Hellacopters and The Datsuns [Saturday 2 November 2002]

NME Awards Tour Datsuns, Polyphonic Spree, Interpol and The Thrills... [Friday 22 November 2002]

A West London based freebie London based, eh, there's a surprise... [Tuesday 6 May 2003]

Christian Datsun Dirty Water Club @ The Boston Arms [Monday 12 May 2003]

The Datsuns Von Bondies gig @ 100 Club [Saturday 8 November 2003]

Goldie Lookin' Chain [Friday 2 January 2004]

All Welsh, All Safe Tracksuited rappers Goldie Lookin' Chain have put together an all-Welsh line-up for their upcoming hometown gig at Newport's NCLA. [Thursday 22 January 2004]

Goldie Lookin' Chain [Thursday 15 April 2004]

Oh my, back at last [Monday 7 March 2005]

Rubbish things [Monday 14 March 2005]

Another night in [Friday 22 July 2005]

You laughed at Catherine Tate? Philistine! [Friday 22 July 2005]

Bothered! [Saturday 23 July 2005]

Folkestone in the London papers [Wednesday 10 August 2005]

Standard [Friday 12 August 2005]

It was in the property supplement with the paper [Saturday 13 August 2005]

Folkestone in the Sunday papers [Tuesday 16 August 2005]

Six Feet Under [Thursday 6 April 2006]

Lottery winner dumps sinner [Thursday 27 September 2007]

Got an email about the School of Art [Friday 1 August 2008]

It's Fareham, it's a squirrel, it must be the Daily Mail [Wednesday 20 August 2008]

The Sun Inn [Friday 31 October 2008]

RE: The Sun Inn [Thursday 26 February 2009]

RE: Got an email about the School of Art [Tuesday 12 May 2009]

opposite where the police station is now? [Tuesday 12 May 2009]


The Gents play Number 11 this sunday (1st Nov) cockney knees up, gypsy punk and boogie-woogie Nirvana and Kylie Minogue, hmm [Monday 26 October 2009]

Suede reuiniting for one night only ONE NIGHT ONLY??? [Friday 15 January 2010]

Brett Anderson's let himself go Odd choice of picture to illustrate the search result... [Friday 15 January 2010]

Hot head, cold feet slippy on the way to work despite the bright sun [Monday 1 March 2010]

So long 6Music Confirmed to be axed today. Still at least the sun is out. [Tuesday 2 March 2010]

Chambers Easter Ales festival on all weekend don't forget And there is a quiz on Sunday [Tuesday 30 March 2010]

Is there still a quiz every sunday at the New Inn? [Friday 25 June 2010]

Another scorcher today Have a good weekend all, remember the sunblock [Friday 9 July 2010]

Bargain carvery at the Hermitage this Sunday [Wednesday 18 August 2010]

Are we due some big style snow? Sounds like we might be snowed in over xmas... will we make it to Uncle Bob's? [Thursday 16 December 2010]

RE: Got an email about the School of Art [Friday 4 February 2011]

Is this Port Lympne's april fool or The Sun's? [Friday 1 April 2011]

An email from Lorna Winslow [Thursday 14 April 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Monday 18 April 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Tuesday 3 May 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Sunday 8 May 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Tuesday 7 June 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Thursday 16 June 2011]

RE: An email from Lorna Winslow [Monday 4 July 2011]

Kinda cool to see the News Of The World shut down like that [Friday 8 July 2011]

The Darkness are back in the big time [Monday 6 February 2012]

Got another email about the School of Art from Tessa Mac [Tuesday 23 October 2012]

Boot fair on Hythe green on Sunday (6th April) [Friday 4 April 2014]

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