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Alex HarveyStraight B14/01/1980
Wishbone AshThe Dukes19/01/1980
UFOGirl28/01/1980
Uriah HeepGirlschool03/02/1980
Spyro GyraAdd support act07/02/1980
Robin TrowerSamson10/02/1980
TouristsThe Solos18/02/1980
Peter GabrielRandom Hold25/02/1980
Judas PriestIron Maiden12/03/1980
NazarethSaxon15/03/1980
Sad CaféAdd support act20/03/1980
Pat TraversGirl24/03/1980
Rose RoyceAdd support act25/03/1980
Def LeppardMagnum / Heritage10/04/1980
Gerry RaffertyRichard & Linda Thompson12/04/1980
Sammy HagarRiot (rescheduled from Feb 19)15/04/1980
Genesis Add support act17/04/1980
B.A RobertsonAdd support act22/04/1980
SaxonGeddes Axe / Lautrec28/04/1980
Judie TzukeAdd support act29/04/1980
SkyAdd support act07/05/1980
Thin LizzyThe Lookalikes12/05/1980
Mike OldfieldAdd support act24/05/1980
David EssexAdd support act01/06/1980
DevoAdd support act06/06/1980
Iron MaidenPraying Mantis08/06/1980
Joan ArmatradingPaul Goodman10/06/1980
Steve HackettAdd support act17/06/1980
Three DegreesAdd support act18/06/1980
Clock DVAVice Versa25/06/1980
DooleysHoughton Weavers29/06/1980
WhitesnakeGary Moore's G-Force01/07/1980
ShowaddywaddyAdd support act10/09/1980
Michael Schenker GroupAdd support act22/09/1980
TouristsBarracudas23/09/1980
Rick WakemanSponooch24/09/1980
Rory GallagherAdd support act25/09/1980
Secret AffairThe Step02/10/1980
GillanQuartz / White Spirit06/10/1980
Ozzy OsbourneAdd support act07/10/1980
Joe JacksonThe Rasses11/10/1980
HawkwindAdd support act13/10/1980
ScorpionsBlackfoot20/10/1980
ShadowsAdd support act22/10/1980
AC/DCAdd support act27/10/1980
The PretendersThe Moondogs27/10/1980
AC/DCStarfighters28/10/1980
BuzzcocksThe Thing29/10/1980
UB40African Star / Mrs Beech30/10/1980
Elkie BrooksRichard Digance03/11/1980
Barbara DicksonAdd support act06/11/1980
PulpAdd support act14/11/1980
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkFatal Charm17/11/1980
Sad CaféMonroe20/11/1980
SpinnersAdd support act26/11/1980
SaxonAdd support act28/11/1980
Jon Anderson & the New Life BandAdd support act03/12/1980
Dire StraitsAdd support act04/12/1980
Dire StraitsAdd support act05/12/1980
Boomtown RatsAtrix16/01/1981
April WineDiamond Head / Chevy17/01/1981
SladeExport20/01/1981
UFOFist21/01/1981
The WhoQ-Tips with Paul Young26/01/1981
UB40Add support act29/01/1981
Gary MooreAdd support act09/02/1981
CamelAdd support act20/02/1981
David EssexAdd support act24/02/1981
KrokusMore28/02/1981
Iron MaidenTrust10/03/1981
Elvis CostelloDave & The Mistakes16/03/1981
Mike HardingAdd support act30/03/1981
Steeleye SpanAdd support act02/04/1981
Cleo Laine & Johnny DankworthAdd support act03/04/1981
Nana MouskouriAdd support act09/04/1981
Leo SayerThe Mechanics23/04/1981
Echo & BunnymenAdd support act28/04/1981
Tommy SteeleAdd support act01/05/1981
ToyahWasted Youth18/05/1981
KraftwerkAdd support act21/05/1981
GirlschoolAIIZ28/05/1981
Wishbone AshAdd support act30/05/1981
Moody BluesAdd support act02/06/1981
TubesThe Spangs18/06/1981
SkyAdd support act22/06/1981
Teardrop ExplodesDelmontes24/06/1981
Diamond HeadSilverwing04/07/1981
Def LeppardLionheart / More20/07/1981
Michael Schenker GroupAdd support act03/09/1981
DesperadoesTaj Mahal / Vivian Stanshall09/09/1981
David EssexTop Secret14/09/1981
Joe EnglishGarth Hewitt15/09/1981
Johnny MathisAdd support act18/09/1981
Hazel O'ConnorAdd support act22/09/1981
UltravoxEddie Maelov & Sunshine Patter23/09/1981
Sad CaféAdd support act24/09/1981
NazarethVic Vergat29/09/1981
Steve HackettAdd support act06/10/1981
HawkwindMama's Boys07/10/1981
SpinnersAdd support act10/10/1981
MadnessBelle Stars13/10/1981
SaxonSpider16/10/1981
Johnny CashAdd support act19/10/1981
Sheena EastonMal Cochrane21/10/1981
Tangerine DreamAdd support act22/10/1981
Dr HookSundance24/10/1981
Mary O'HaraAdd support act28/10/1981
NolansAdd support act29/10/1981
GillanBudgie / Nightwing04/11/1981
Judas PriestAccept19/11/1981
Rick WakemanAdd support act21/11/1981
James LastAdd support act22/11/1981
Shakin' StevensAdd support act23/11/1981
Shakin StevensShakin Pyramids23/11/1981
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkRandom Hold30/11/1981
Thin LizzySweet Savage09/12/1981
Duran DuranAdd support act10/12/1981
Michael Schenker GroupAdd support act14/12/1981
Bucks FizzKate Robbins14/12/1981
Blaster Bates (Memorial Hall)Add support act16/12/1981
ShowaddywaddyAdd support act14/01/1982
Sammy HagerAdd support act26/01/1982
Sammy HagarGrand Prix26/01/1982
UB40Nightdoctor29/01/1982
Teardrop ExplodesRavishing Beauties03/02/1982
KrokusAdd support act11/02/1982
ScorpionsAdd support act16/02/1982
KrokusMagnum16/02/1982
10ccAdd support act20/02/1982
Iron MaidenThe Rods17/03/1982
SkyAdd support act14/04/1982
BlackfootSamson17/04/1982
ScorpionsWolf19/04/1982
Thin LizzyLone Wolf26/04/1982
Judie TzukeAdd support act29/04/1982
Boomtown RatsMatt Fretton04/05/1982
Elkie BrooksJuan Martin07/05/1982
Rose RoyceAdd support act14/05/1982
JetsCoast To Coast19/05/1982
CamelJon Benns27/05/1982
GirlschoolRaven28/05/1982
Rip Rig and PanicAdd support act28/05/1982
ToyahPositive Noise19/06/1982
Barbara DicksonAdd support act21/06/1982
David EssexThe Real Thing02/09/1982
Tygers Of Pan TangAdd support act04/09/1982
Mike OldfieldAdd support act06/09/1982
Hot ChocolateThe Real Thing08/09/1982
Elvis CostelloThe Bluebells14/09/1982
SaxonCheetah28/09/1982
Shirley BasseyAdd support act06/10/1982
John MartynDurutti Column08/10/1982
Shakin StevensJets11/10/1982
Kim WildeAdd support act16/10/1982
HawkwindBaron Rojo25/10/1982
Depeche ModeMatt Fretton28/10/1982
JapanSandii & the Sunsets30/10/1982
JapanAdd support act31/10/1982
Diamond HeadTwisted Sister02/11/1982
Tangerine DreamAdd support act04/11/1982
Dr HookAdd support act05/11/1982
NolansAdd support act08/11/1982
Gillan / SpiderAdd support act09/11/1982
ABCAdd support act09/11/1982
Elton JohnAdd support act10/11/1982
Elton JohnAdd support act11/11/1982
UltravoxAdd support act25/11/1982
John Williams & FriendsNeil Innes27/11/1982
Dire StraitsAdd support act01/12/1982
Dire StraitsAdd support act02/12/1982
GillanSpider09/12/1982
Gillan / SpiderAdd support act10/12/1982
LindisfarneAdd support act13/12/1982
Michael Schenker GroupVandenberg15/12/1982
ShowaddywaddyAdd support act16/12/1982
SpinnersAdd support act17/12/1982
SkyAdd support act08/02/1983
The StranglersAdd support act13/02/1983
Thin LizzyMama's Boys14/02/1983
Thin LizzyMama's Boys15/02/1983
Def LeppardRock Goddess24/02/1983
10ccAdd support act04/03/1983
U2The Nightcaps17/03/1983
UFOSocrates22/03/1983
James LastAdd support act09/04/1983
A Flock Of SeagullsThe Fixx11/04/1983
MarillionPeter Hamill13/04/1983
Tears For FearsVerba Verba15/04/1983
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkCocteau Twins17/04/1983
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkCocteau Twins18/04/1983
Johnny MathisAdd support act21/04/1983
Spandau BalletAdd support act25/04/1983
Leo SayerAdd support act27/04/1983
Steve HackettAdd support act05/05/1983
Alvin StardustAdd support act13/05/1983
Iron MaidenGrand Prix16/05/1983
KajagoogooH2018/05/1983
The DublinersTony Capstick10/07/1983
David EssexAdd support act05/08/1983
Gary NumanTik & Tok25/08/1983
Big CountryOne The Juggler15/09/1983
Depeche ModeMatt Fretton16/09/1983
ShakatakAdd support act21/09/1983
Gary NumanTik and Tok25/09/1983
Culture ClubAdd support act27/09/1983
Judie TzukeAdd support act29/09/1983
Snap 14T-Dive / Haze / March The Third / Bamboo / Cairo (Limit Pop Contest - Final)18/10/1983
WhamDJ Gary Crowley19/10/1983
Paul YoungPassion Puppets20/10/1983
Michael Schenker GroupWildlife26/10/1983
Shakin StevensSecond Thoughts01/11/1983
Eurythmics Add support act02/11/1983
Johnny CashAdd support act07/11/1983
DioWaysted09/11/1983
Ozzy OsbourneHeavy Pettin16/11/1983
Hot ChocolateAdd support act17/11/1983
Y&TRock Goddess30/11/1983
Robert PlantAdd support act01/12/1983
Neil InnesRoy Bailey / Tony Capstick / Leon Rouselson / Circle of Poets (CND Benefit)03/12/1983
Culture ClubStill Life08/12/1983
LindisfarneAdd support act13/12/1983
ToyahJonathan Perkins15/12/1983
AnimalsAdd support act16/12/1983
ScorpionsMama's Boys25/01/1984
SaxonBattleaxe / Verity08/02/1984
Gary MooreSamson09/02/1984
Blue Oyster CultAldo Nova10/02/1984
The FascinatorsAdd support act20/02/1984
HawkwindBronze21/02/1984
Tina TurnerAdd support act22/02/1984
BambooRough Copy / Flying Alphonso Brothers23/02/1984
A Certain RatioQuando Quango23/02/1984
Billy BraggRoy Bailey, High Five, Claudette Bonney, SMAC 19, 14 Exciting Dancers & Erik the Anarchist24/02/1984
MarillionAdd support act06/03/1984
Thompson TwinsAdd support act08/03/1984
Cannon & BallRocky Sharpe & The Replays14/03/1984
The SmithsTelephone Boxes19/03/1984
Howard JonesEndgames26/03/1984
Dr HookAdd support act27/03/1984
ArteryDormannu / Sedition03/05/1984
Iron MaidenWaysted17/09/1984
Elkie BrooksAdd support act24/09/1984
Elkie BrooksAdd support act25/09/1984
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkReverb Bros26/09/1984
DioQueensryche01/10/1984
Frank WhiteAdd support act04/10/1984
Style CoucilAdd support act11/10/1984
Frank WhiteAdd support act11/10/1984
Depeche ModePortion Control19/10/1984
Roberta FlackRamsey Lewis22/10/1984
Nancy WilsonBrook Benton / Teddy Wilson23/10/1984
Peggy LeeEdwin Hawkins Singers / Buddy Greco & the New York Jazz Orchestra / Jimmy Witherspoon24/10/1984
Stan GetzGerry Mulligan / Astrud Gilberto25/10/1984
MotorheadPersian Risk30/10/1984
ManowarTobruk31/10/1984
SadeAdd support act06/11/1984
Johnny CashAdd support act07/11/1984
Alison MoyetPerson To Person10/11/1984
Miners Benefit EveningParadise Steel Band / Tony Capstick / Roy Bailey11/11/1984
David EssexManteau15/11/1984
MeatloafAdd support act16/11/1984
Leo SayerAdd support act17/11/1984
Tom Robinson & Crew(lunchtime)24/11/1984
LindisfarneAdd support act02/12/1984
Gary NumanHohokam & Larry Loeber05/12/1984
Human LeagueAlvin Stardust / Dave Berry / Howcher / Snatch11/12/1984
Kool & The GangAdd support act13/12/1984
The SpinnersAdd support act21/12/1984
Jazz DefectorsAdd support act11/01/1985
Meatloaf Add support act30/01/1985
The StranglersAdd support act13/02/1985
The CommodoresAdd support act14/02/1985
Phil CollinsAdd support act16/02/1985
ShalamarAdd support act21/02/1985
Joan ArmatradingCook Da Books25/02/1985
Uli Roth Electric SunAdd support act04/03/1985
The RedskinsClint Eastwood & General Saint / Orchestra Jazira / The Three Johns08/03/1985
Howard JonesJimmy Jimmy12/03/1985
Uncalled 4 Blues BandAdd support act13/03/1985
Frankie Goes To HollywoodAdd support act14/03/1985
Boomtown RatsFaith Brothers21/03/1985
The SmithsAdd support act22/03/1985
Paul YoungAdd support act27/03/1985
Shakin StevensJimmy Jimmy30/03/1985
The Three DegreeAdd support act03/04/1985
Tears for FearsAdd support act08/04/1985
SkyAdd support act22/04/1985
Howard KeelAdd support act25/04/1985
The AlarmFaith Brothers02/05/1985
Uriah HeepAdd support act18/05/1985
The DriftersAdd support act20/05/1985
MagnumAdd support act22/05/1985
Gary GlitterAdd support act30/05/1985
Dr HookAdd support act02/06/1985
Barbara DicksonAdd support act03/06/1985
The DamnedThe Fuzztones / Dr & the Medics05/06/1985
Style CouncilAdd support act11/06/1985
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkAlternative Radio14/06/1985
The MerseybeatsThe Cadillacs12/07/1985
WindowThe Cadillacs19/07/1985
Gary MooreAdd support act24/08/1985
Foster and AllenAdd support act04/09/1985
Lloyd Cole & the CommotionsThe Jazzateers07/09/1985
SaxonAdd support act10/09/1985
Bucks FizzAdd support act16/09/1985
Gary MooreFM24/09/1985
Gary NumanGrey Parade25/09/1985
Spear of DestinyAdd support act06/10/1985
Judie TzukeBaby Go Boom10/10/1985
Billy ConnollyAdd support act12/10/1985
David CassidyAdd support act16/10/1985
Level 4252nd Street26/10/1985
HawkwindAdd support act10/11/1985
Billy BraggJoolz / Ephemera / Roy Bailey & Leon Rosselson16/11/1985
Elaine PaigeAdd support act20/11/1985
KingAdd support act25/11/1985
Elton JohnAdd support act26/11/1985
Elton JohnAdd support act27/11/1985
LindisfarneAdd support act09/12/1985
The AlarmThe Escape Club10/12/1985
Lloyd Cole & the CommotionsThe Big Dish11/12/1985
MagnumIQ / Alliance12/12/1985
MarillionAdd support act28/01/1986
ClannadAdd support act29/01/1986
Feargal SharkeyFruits Of Passion06/02/1986
Orchestral Manoeuvres In DarkFlaming Mussolinis10/02/1986
Motley CrueCheap Trick13/02/1986
Philip FrawerTristran Palmer / Prince Alla / Devon Russell14/02/1986
Ozzy OsbourneRatt17/02/1986
Motley CrüeCheap Trick19/02/1986
Tangerine DreamAdd support act10/03/1986
Big CountryPrime Movers02/04/1986
Public Image LtdAdd support act08/05/1986
Black SabbathAdd support act21/05/1986
John DenverAdd support act24/05/1986
New OrderAdd support act14/06/1986
Cabaret VoltaireAdd support act14/06/1986
Billy BraggAdd support act14/06/1986
MetallicaAnthrax18/09/1986
MagnumAdd support act02/10/1986
Iron MaidenAdd support act15/10/1986
Iron MaidenPaul Samson's Empire16/10/1986
The DamnedAdd support act23/10/1986
The StranglersAdd support act30/10/1986
Bon JoviAdd support act10/11/1986
HawkwindAdd support act23/11/1986
The Psychedelic FursAdd support act12/12/1986
Status QuoWaysted16/12/1986
HolliesAdd support act23/01/1987
The Psychedelic FursAdd support act25/02/1987
MeatloafAdd support act26/02/1987
MagnumAdd support act02/03/1987
MissionAll About Eve18/03/1987
CultAdd support act19/03/1987
Gary MooreShy29/03/1987
Simply RedAdd support act06/04/1987
Barclay James HarvestAdd support act22/04/1987
Quentin CrispAdd support act27/05/1987
Iggy PopAdd support act14/06/1987
Def LeppardAdd support act17/08/1987
Def LeppardTesla31/08/1987
Def LeppardTesla17/09/1987
Gary NumanWest Won22/09/1987
Everly BrothersAdd support act12/10/1987
Rory GallagherAdd support act14/10/1987
The ShadowsAdd support act25/10/1987
Bad NewsAdd support act27/10/1987
AnthraxTestament07/11/1987
TestamentAnthrax07/11/1987
INXSSinead O'Connor11/12/1987
Motley CruePretty Maids14/01/1988
Depeche ModeHard Corps20/01/1988
MarillionJadis15/02/1988
MissionAdd support act12/03/1988
MagnumAdd support act13/03/1988
MeatloafAdd support act17/03/1988
Ted NugentKrokus23/03/1988
MagnumKingdom Come03/04/1988
Alice CooperAdd support act04/04/1988
Robert PlantIt Bites06/04/1988
HawkwindTubilah Dog18/04/1988
Judas PriestCinderella / Bonfire22/06/1988
MetallicaDanzig30/09/1988
Gary NumanPaper Toys03/10/1988
Robert CrayAdd support act27/10/1988
Dave AllenAdd support act17/11/1988
Iron MaidenKiller Dwarfs04/12/1988
Eric ClaptonAdd support act16/01/1989
Judas PriestAdd support act23/01/1989
Big CountryAdd support act27/01/1989
Four TopsAdd support act12/02/1989
WaterboysAdd support act18/02/1989
Gary MooreAdd support act06/03/1989
W.A.S.P.Zed Yago12/05/1989
BananaramaPerfect Day23/05/1989
Gary MooreDare25/05/1989
Creation RebelAdd support act08/06/1989
AnthraxKing's X18/06/1989
Black SabbathAdd support act02/09/1989
The MekonsAdd support act17/09/1989
Sleeping Dogs WakeDetail Fiend / Cable Regime18/09/1989
Ice AgeBedlam Choir19/09/1989
Carter The Unstoppable Sex MachineAdd support act20/09/1989
Medicine FactoryThin Not Fat21/09/1989
The ShuotThe Bland / The Corpse Grinders22/09/1989
The TelescopesLilac Confusion / Spin Outs26/09/1989
The Claytown TroupeAdd support act27/09/1989
Gods Little MonkeysAdd support act28/09/1989
Van MorrisonAdd support act06/10/1989
Gary NumanYen14/10/1989
All About EveAdd support act06/11/1989
Skid RowVain07/11/1989
MazeAdd support act08/11/1989
Joe CockerAdd support act26/11/1989
Status QuoAdd support act06/12/1989
MarillionAdd support act11/12/1989

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