Skids Book of Gigs

AUGUST 1977
19th – Belleville Hotel, Dunfermline, Scotland
20th – Fife Chile Defence Concert, Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline, Scotland (with Monolug / Bad News)
26th – Belleville Hotel, Dunfermline, Scotland
27th – Crown Hotel, Wishaw, Scotland

SEPTEMBER 1977
15th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland
22nd – Kinema Ballroom (Bar Area), Dunfermline, Scotland

OCTOBER 1977
**7th – NOT KNOWN, Fife, Scotland
14th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland
24th – Kinema Ballroom , Dunfermline, Scotland (Supporting The Clash with Richard Hell & The Voidoids & The Lou’s)

NOVEMBER 1977
4th – Clouds, Edinburgh, Scotland (Buzzcocks, support bands The Prefects, The Skids)
5th – Images, Dunfermline, Scotland
**6th – NOT KNOWN, Leven, Scotland
12th – Images, Dunfermline, Scotland
18th – Cuinzie Neuk, Kinghorn, Scotland
25th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline

DECEMBER 1977
8th – Half Circle, Burntisland, Scotland
9th – Town Hall, Leslie, Scotland
14th – Half Circle, Burntisland, Scotland
24th – Nicky Tams, Edinburgh, Scotland
25th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (Xmas Ball)
26th – Glen Hotel, Alva, Scotland

FEBRUARY 1978
10th – Clouds, Edinburgh, Scotland (supporting The Stranglers ‘Secret’ gig)
13th – Tiffanys, Edinburgh, Scotland (with The Mono’s, The Valves, & Jack Easy)

MARCH 1978
10th – Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Scotland (supporting Bethnal)
14th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (Supporting Wreckless Eric with The Rezillos)
17th – Stirling Uni, Pathfoot, Scotland
27th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland
28th – Tiffanys, Edinburgh, Scotland (supporting The Freeze)

APRIL 1978
5th – Rochester Castle, London, England
6th – Red Cow, London, England
7th – Hope and Anchor, London, England
8th – Nashville Rooms, London, England
9th – Nashville Rooms, London, England
12th – Rochester Castle, London, England

MAY 1978
2nd – Tiffanys, Edinburgh, Scotland
11th – Transport Halls, Edinburgh, Scotland
14th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (Supported by The Valves)
16th – John Peel Sessions, London, England (First transmitted on 19th May 1978)
27th – Town Hall, Alloa, Scotland

JUNE 1978
3rd – MEADOWS FESTIVAL, Edinburgh, Scotland (headline act)
28th – White Hart, Acton, England
30th – Nags Head, High Wycombe, England

JULY 1978
2nd – Rochester Castle, London, England
5th – Red Cow, Hammersmith, London, England
6th – Nashville, London, England

AUGUST 1978
21st – Tiffanys, Edinburgh, Scotland (supported Reggae Regular)
29th – John Peel Sessions, Maida Vale, London, England (First transmitted on 1st September 1978)

SEPTEMBER 1978
7th – Music Machine, London, England
8th – Nashville, London, England

OCTOBER 1978
29th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (Support ZONES)

NOVEMBER 1978
11th – Electric Ballroom, London, England
14th – 77Club, Nuneaton, England
16th – Russell Club, Manchester, England
17th – Barbarellas, Birmingham, England
18th – Eric’s, Liverpoll, England
21st – Metro, Plymouth, England
22nd – Bones, Reading, England
23rd – Ford Green Hotel, Leeds, England
24th – Clouds, Edinburgh, Scotland

DECEMBER 1978
10th – Lyceum, London, England

FEBRUARY 1979
5th – DUNDEE Bloomers Club
8th – LONDON Marquee Support Trax & DJ Ian Fleming
19th – John Peel Sessions, Maida Vale, London, England (First transmitted on 26th February 1979)
28th – NEWPORT WALES Stowaway Club

MARCH 1979
1st – March Grannies Club, Cardiff, Wales
2nd – Bristol University, Bristol, England
7th – Pop Club, York, England
8th – Fans Club, Leeds, England
9th – Barbarella’s, Birmingham, England
10th – Portsmouth Polytechnic, Portsmouth, England
11th – Metro, Plymouth, England
14th – North Stafford Polytechnic, Stoke On Trent, England
15th – The Limit Club, Sheffield, England
16th – College of Technology, Hull, England
17th – Eric’s, Liverpoll, England (2 Shows)
19th – Tiffany’s, Edinburgh, Scotland (2 Shows with Trax)
20th – Glasgow College of Art, Glasgow, Scotland
21st – City Hall, Aberdeen, Scotland
23rd – Russell Club, Manchester, England
24th – Rock Garden, Middlesborough, England
25th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (with Trax)
27th – Huddersfield Poly, Huddersfield, England (with The Edge)
28th – Marquee, London, England
29th – MarqueeLondon, England

APRIL 1979
30th – John Peel Sessions, Maida Vale, London, England (First transmitted on 7th May 1979)

MAY 1979
3rd – Unitas Hall (Co-op), Dunfermline, Scotland
(Trax/The Visitors/The Fakes/Tv Art/Delinx (Sandy Fenwicks birthday party)
16th – Bradford University Communal Building, Bradford, England
26th - Loch Lomond Festival, Loch Lomond, Scotland
31st - Leeds Polytechnic, Leeds, England (afternoon and evening performances with The Edge)

JUNE 1979
2nd – Drill Hall, Lincoln, England
17th – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (The Edge & Delinx)

SEPTEMBER 1979
7th – Odeon Cinema, Edinburgh, Scotland (support band The Berlin Blondes)

OCTOBER 1979
18th – Winter Garden, Cleethorpes, England
19th – Mountford Hall University, Liverpoll, England
20th – New Cornish Riviera, St Austell, England
22nd – Tiffanys, Great Yarmouth, England
23rd – Apollo, Manchester, England
24th – Top Rank, Sheffield, England
25th – Odeon, Birmingham, England
26th – Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England
27th – Cricket Club, Northampton, England
28th – King Georges, Blackburn, England
29th – City Hall, Newcastle, England
30th – Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, England
31st – Top Rank, Brighton, England

NOVEMBER 1979
2nd – Rainbow, London, England
4th – Top Rank, Cardiff, Wales
5th – Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, England
7th – Victoria Halls, Hanley, England
8th – City Hall, Perth, Scotland
9th – Apollo, Glasgow, Scotland
10th – Capital Theatre, Aberdeen, Scotland

DECEMBER 1979
22nd – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland (Supported by Fingerprintz)
23rd – Kinema Ballroom, Dunfermline, Scotland( Supported by Fingerprintz)

SEPTEMBER 1980
1st – John Peel Sessions, Maida Vale, London, England (First transmitted on 15th September 1980)
25th – Art Centre, Poole, England
26th – Odeon, Birmingham, England
27th – Civic, Wolverhampton, England
28th – Apollo, Manchester, England
30th – Winter Gardens, Cleethorpes, England

OCTOBER 1980
1st – Rotters, Doncaster, England
**2nd – Skids For Kids, UNKOWN SCHOOL, Glasgow, Scotland
2nd – Apollo, Glasgow, Scotland
**3rd – Skids For Kids, UNKOWN SCHOOL, West Calder, Edinburgh, Scotland
3rd – Odeon, Edinburgh, Scotland
5th – Rotters, Liverpool, England
6th – City Hall, Hull, England
** 7th – Skids For Kids, UNKOWN SCHOOL, Sheffield, England
7th – Top Rank, Sheffield, England
8th – York University, York, England
9th – Durham University, Durham, England
10th – Unity Hall, Wakefield, England
11th – U.E.A, Norwich, England
14th – Reading University, Reading, England
15th – Skids For Kids, Longhorn Comprehensive School, Brighton, England
15th – Top Rank, Brighton, England
**16th – Skids For Kids, UNKOWN SCHOOL, Dunstable, England
16th – Queensway Hall, Dunstable, England
17th – Assembly Rooms, Derby, England
**18th – Skids For Kids, UNKOWN SCHOOL, Doncaster, England
18th – Bradford University, Bradford, England
20th – Odeon, Canterbury, England
21st – Holland Park School, London, England
21st – Hammersmith Odeon, London, England
23rd – Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
24th – Grand Cinema, Dublin, Ireland
25th – Downtown Ballroom, Cork, Ireland

November 1980
11th - Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland
24th – Rockpalais, Stockholm, Sweden (with The Jam)
25th – Jonkoping, Gothernburg, Sweden
29th – Leicester University, Leicester, England (support from On The Air)
30th – Sheffield Polytechnic, Sheffield, England

December 1980
1st – Stirling University, Stirling, Scotland
2nd – The Pavilion, Ayr, Scotland
3rd – Dundee University, Dundee, Scotland
5th – Hurrahs Club – New York, USA
6th – Hurrahs Club – New York, USA
12th – Huddersfield Polytechnic, Huddersfield, England

February 1981
10th – Victoria, London, England

MAY 2002
31st – The Barrowlands, Glasgow, Scotland (Stuart Adamson Tribute Concert)

AUGUST 2003
14th – Caledonia Brewery, Edinburgh, Scotland (16 Years of Alcohol Aftershow Party)

JULY 2007
1st – Radio Clyde Billy Sloan Session, Glasgow, Scotland (First broadcast on 1st July 2007)
4th – Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline, Scotland (support from The Draymin)
5th – Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline, Scotland (support fromThe Draymin)
7th – T In The Park Festival, Balado, Kinrossshire, Scotland

NOVEMBER 2009
28th – Homecoming Live, The Final Fling Concert, SECC, Glasgow, Scotland

MARCH 2010
5th -  ABC, Glasgow, Scotland (support from The Law / Bruce &Jamie Watson)
6th Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline, Scotland (support from Beatnic Prestige / Bruce & Jamie Watson)

October 2010
31st Skids Live 2010 DVD Premiere, (special acoustic set) Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline, Scotland


NOTE: ** denotes that accurate info is still missing.

JULY 1978 LONDON S LYCEUM GIG

 SAW THE BAND AT THE LYCEUM --MUST HAVE BEEN THE END OF JULY 1978---SUPPORTING MAGAZINE--I THINK IT WAS A VIRGIN S TRIPLE BILLER CAUSE THE ZONES WERE ON TOO---WE SNEAKED AT THE BEER OUT AFTER GIG FROM LYCEUM S BACK DOOR--I CAN T SEE IT LISTED HERE OR NOWHERE ELSE---WHY??? I AM PRETTY SURE BUT SOMEONE OR TIME OUT S ADS GOTTA CONFIRM--THANKS---IT WAS A GREAT GIG ANYWAY  GREAT GREAT GREAT

thanks to Brian Hopson for

thanks to Brian Hopson for pointing out another missing gig from the list

31st - Leeds Polytechnic, Leeds, England (afternoon and evening performances with The Edge)

thanks to Smid for adding in there was an afternoon and an evening performance :)

gig list now updated.

Gig listings

Im going to eventually delete the comments in here sorry guys, my fault, they are just too untidy, all comments are duly noted though, all comments and suggestions are much appreciated.

I have spoken to Smid about getting the gigs all updated and hope this can be done soon, with maybe extra or additional details added in :)

 

book of gigs updated

MAY 1979
3rd DUNFERMLINE Unitas Hall (Co-op) Trax/The Visitors/The Fakes/Tv Art/Delinx (Sandy Fenwicks birthday party)
(Date unkown) Communal Building at Bradford University

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