GIG 064: Giant International / The Hanging Tree – The Marquee, 30th August 1990

I think this may have the been the last time we saw Giant International. Not sure if they split up around the end of 1990/91 or if they continued to tour but we somehow missed them. I'd certainly have thought we'd have have seen them again if possible as they were a band that we … Continue reading GIG 064: Giant International / The Hanging Tree – The Marquee, 30th August 1990

GIG 053: Something Happens / Giant International – The Marquee, 3rd May 1990

We'd seen Irish band Something Happens supporting The Mission and had enjoyed them so when they announced a date at The Marquee Nick, Mike and myself found ourselves in London on a Thursday evening :pSomething Happens very pretty big in Ireland, but didn't get the attention they deserved in the UK. They went on to … Continue reading GIG 053: Something Happens / Giant International – The Marquee, 3rd May 1990

GIG 041: Giant International / The Name / Clay People – Marquee, 28th February 1990

Giant International were a fun band live. I'd seen them supporting The Otherside (GIG 036) the pervious month and they impressed enough that I headed into central London on a Wednesday evening to catch them headlining the Marquee themselves. Support came in the form of a band called The Name (who were also pretty good) … Continue reading GIG 041: Giant International / The Name / Clay People – Marquee, 28th February 1990

GIG 036: The Otherside / Giant International / Angel Hearts – Marquee, 14th January 1990

I remember this gig mainly because Nick really liked Giant International. Good reason too as they were a class act, who we would see again in the future. We'd seen The Otherside back in November '89 (supporting Under Neath What GIG 032) and they were the primary motive for Nick, Adam, Simon, Donna, Mat and … Continue reading GIG 036: The Otherside / Giant International / Angel Hearts – Marquee, 14th January 1990