GIG 285: Clannad / Brian Kennedy – Royal Albet Hall, 14th May 1996

I have always been a massive Clannad fan, ever since the mid-80's when I was first introduced to them - like so many others of my age - through the Robin of Sherwood TV series which they provided the music for. Being big into my fantasy roleplaying games at the time Clannad had also provided … Continue reading GIG 285: Clannad / Brian Kennedy – Royal Albet Hall, 14th May 1996

GIG 049: All About Eve / Lilac Time – The Royal Albert Hall, 10th April 1990

Pretty much covered this one in the last gig update. This was the first time I'd seen the same band two nights in a row, or even twice on the same tour. There have certainly been a few bands that I've made a point in buying tickets to each of the gigs they were playing … Continue reading GIG 049: All About Eve / Lilac Time – The Royal Albert Hall, 10th April 1990

GIG 048: All About Eve / Lilac Time – Royal Albert Hall 9th April 1990

This was the first of a two night double header that All About Eve were playing at The Royal Albert Hall. It was also the first night (of two) that Will, Simon and I were going (Nick joined us for the second gig).All About Eve was a band that I was listening a lot to. … Continue reading GIG 048: All About Eve / Lilac Time – Royal Albert Hall 9th April 1990

GIG 014: Clannad – Royal Albert Hall, 17th May 1989

To contrast the W.A.S.P. gig the day before my birthday came the Clannad gig the day after my birthday. An altogether different experience, especially in the majestic Royal Albert Hall. I'd been a big fan of Clannad for a number of years (independently of them scoring the soundtrack to 'Robin of Sherwood' which was a … Continue reading GIG 014: Clannad – Royal Albert Hall, 17th May 1989