GIG 282: Joyrider – Camden Palace, 7th May 1996

After the Zoe gig at The Water Rats Michael and I headed the short distance to Mornington Crescent for Camden Palace's Feet First clubnight. This evening's midnight band were Joyrider, whom I'd seen and enjoyed the previous December supporting Therapy (GIG 253). They were a rock band from Northern Ireland who'd released a few singles … Continue reading GIG 282: Joyrider – Camden Palace, 7th May 1996

GIG 280: Charlie’s Angels – Camden Palace, 30th April 1996

Charlie's Angels were a short-lived indie-pop band in the mid-90's. They released three singles, an album, and a compilation album and managed to get on some TV shows and even supported PJ & Duncan (better known these days as TV personalities Ant & Dec) at The Royal Albert Hall. I had their singles - one … Continue reading GIG 280: Charlie’s Angels – Camden Palace, 30th April 1996

GIG 274: The Rentals – Camden Palace, 9th April 1996

Tuesday rolled around again, so it was off to The Southampton Arms in Mornington Crescent for a few pre-club drinks before heading across the road to the Feet First club at Camden Palace. Tonights midnight band were The Rentals, an alt-rock band from the US. They weren't a band I'd heard of, but they were … Continue reading GIG 274: The Rentals – Camden Palace, 9th April 1996

GIG 271: Pitchshifter – Camden Palace, 26th March 1996

PITCHSHIFTER! OMG, Pitchshifter were among one of the best bands I saw at Camden Palace's Feet First club. They were an Industrial/metal band from Nottingham and had been on my radar for a couple of years due to their Industrial (1991) and Desensitized (1993) albums. I'm not sure if their third album, Infotainment? was released … Continue reading GIG 271: Pitchshifter – Camden Palace, 26th March 1996

GIG 267: Powder – Camden Palace, 27th February 1996

Tuesday night rolled round again so after drinks at The Southampton Arms, the pub opposite Camden Palace, Melissa and I headed in the grand old music hall for a nights clubbing and live music. Tonights band was Powder, a short-lived BritPop band that released three singles but didn't really get any traction. They split up … Continue reading GIG 267: Powder – Camden Palace, 27th February 1996

GIG 255: Back To The Planet – Camden Palace, 19th December 1995

Tuesday night rolled round and after spending an evening with some of my record stores colleagues I popped to Camden Palce for Feet First and to catch up with a load of my clubbing friends and to see Back To The Planet. I'd seen Back To The Planet once before a number of years earlier … Continue reading GIG 255: Back To The Planet – Camden Palace, 19th December 1995