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Gig List 1970

Jan

3 Chesterfield Victoria Ballroom 9 Blues Loft High Wycombe 12 Cooks Ferry Inn Edmonton Spencer Davis 16 Devizes Town Hall 17 LSE Arthur Brown 22 Concorde Club Southampton 23 Bath Uni Simon Dupree, Liverpool Scene 24 Exeter Uni 25 Lanchester Festival John Peel, Ron Geesin, Bridget St John 29 Penthouse Club Scarborough 30 Birmingham Uni Manfred Mann Chapter 3 31 London College of Printing Stone the Crows, Christine Perfect

Feb

1 Nottingham Boat Club 6 Essex Uni 7 Wolverhampton Poly 8 Lyceum Theater London Ten Years After, Quintessence 12 N Romford Comp 13 Nottingham Uni 14 Eel Pie Island Twickenham 17 Southampton Uni 18 Kettering Central Hall 20 College of Commerce Bristol 21 Temple London 24 Imperial College Deep Purple 25 St George’s Hall Bradfor Free, Steamhammer 27 High Wycombe Blues Loft 28 Stockwell College

Mar

3 Manchester Inst. of Science & Tech 5 Kent Uni Spirogyra 7 Luton Tech 8 Lyceum 9 Brighton C/E 11 Kirklevington Country Club 12 Penthouse Scarborough 13 Fillmore North Sunderland David Bowie 14 Longlands College Middlesborough 15 Roundhouse 16 Gypsy Hill college Kingston 17 Exeter Uni T Rex, Marsha Hun, Deep Purple 19 Southend Tech 20 London 23 Impington Village College, Cambridgeshire Forest, White Trash 25 Castle Hotel Tooting Bec 30 Queens Hall Leeds Arts Festival Christine Perfect, Liverpool Scene, Coliseum

Apr

1 Kettering Central Hall The Fox 4 Leas Cliff Hall Folkestone 5 Cloud Nine Peterborough 10 Chichester C/E 11 Bath Pavilion 12 Letchworth Youth Club 14 Nags Head Wlooaton 17 Huddersfield Poly Keef Hartley 24 Central High School Manchester 26 Mothers Birmingham 28 Old Corn Exchange Cambridge Mott the Hoople, Wild Oats 29 Nottingham Uni

May

1 Eel Pie Island Twickenham 2 Winter Gardens Weston Super Mare 4 Cooks Ferry Inn Edmonton 7 Liverpool Uni Black Widow 8 Bishops Grossteste College Newport 9 Leicester Uni 13 Hereford C/E Strawbs 14 Kidderminster Town Hall 15 Devizes Town Hall 16 L.S.E. 17 Golden Torch, Stoke on Trent 21 Weston Super Mare Tech 23 Sheffield Uni Strawbs, John Martyn 28 Watford Toen Hall Edgar Broughton, Liverpool Scene 29 Lyceum (Kent Uni) Juniors Eyes 30 Leeds Uni

June

5 Southampton Town Hall 6 Mothers Birmingham 12 Sussex Uni 13 Shenstone Coll, Bromsgrove 14 Farx Blues Club, Southall 16 Corpus Christi, Cambridge 17 Dunstable Town Hall Nice, Foundations 20 Surrey Uni, Guildford 21 Nottingham Boat Club 22 Bay Hotel Sunderland 23 Durham Uni 24 York Uni Fairport Convention 27 Lancaster Uni Nucleus, Wild Angles

July

1 Sheffield Uni 4 Eyrie, Bedford T Rex 5 Mother Birmingham 6 Kingston Poly 10 Aachen Germany Free, Golden Earring, Spencer Davis 11 Dudley Football Ground Liverpool Scene, Roy Harper 12 Lyceum Adrian Henri, Matthews Southern Comfort 16 Dreamland Ballroom Margate 22 Weymouth Grammar School 23 Hive, Bournemouth 24 Cuffley Youth Centre 25 Lease Cliff Hall Folkestone 30 Assembley Rooms Worthing Groundhogs 31 Speakeasy London

Aug

15 Roundhouse Dagenham Black Widow 20 Amethyst Club Preston 21 Il Rondo Leisceter 25 Fishmongers Arms Wood Green Asgard 28 Mayfair Ballroom Newcastle T Rex

Sep

5 Mothers Birmingham 10 Arts Council Dinner 15 McIlroys Ballroom Swindon 24 Clouds Club Derby 25 Huddersfield Poly Coliseum 26 Kingston Poly Supertramp, roger R Spear

Oct

1 UWIST Cardiff 2 Salford Uni Blodwyn Pig 3 Nottingham Uni 6 Poole Coll Dorest 10 Twickenham Tech 11 Red Lion Leytonstone 16 Top Rank Sunderland Free, Deep Purple 17 Queen Mary College London Black Sabbath 18 Lyceum 23 Trent Poly Nottingham + Northern Poly London Argent / If 24 Watford Tech 31 Bedford C/E

Nov

5 Windrush Club Reading 6 Hatfield Tech Kevin Ayres, Lol Coxhill 7 NE Poly Barking Curved Air, Blodwyn Pig 14 Essex Uni 19 Stirling Uni Hawkwind 21 Dundee Uni 22 Heriot Watt Edinburgh 27 Cardiff Uni 28 LSE Supertramp

Dec

4 Brunel Uni Fairfield Parlour 5 Maria-Grey college Twickenham 9 Plymouth Poly 10 Oxford Poly Jody Grind, White Trash, Good Habit 11 Architectural Association Osibisa 12 Wakefield Tech Supertramp 14 City Uni Bridget St John + Dandelion Bands 15 Moulin Rouge Ainsdale Coyne-Clague 17 Bay Hotel Sunderland 18 Gloucester C/E Comus 19 Mothers Birmingham 21 Kettering Grammar School Liverpool Scene, Ivor Cutler 26 Leas Cliff Hall Folkestone