U.K. Subs play the Union Hotel in Colne, England

Line up: 
Charlie Harper - vocals
Nicky Garratt - guitar
Paul Slack - bass

Pete Davies - drums

 

 

U.K. Subs, 1979: Garratt, Davies, Slack, Harper

 

(Was this Union Hotel gig run as a club called 'Heavy Manners'? 
Contact T&M if you have any info please)

 

At the beginning of October 2013, some rare, previously unseen footage from this gig was uploaded to YouTube by Gary Brown... as seen below:

 

The Union, Colne. Monday 8th October 1979. Part 1 of 4.
UK Subs arrive at the Union, Colne for their second gig there that year. Supported by Tiger Tails.


The Union, Colne. Monday 8th October 1979. Part 2 of 4.
Crowd dancing before the UK Subs play.

 

The Union, Colne. Monday 8th October 1979. Part 3 of 4.
Support band footage - Tiger Tails.

 
The Union, Colne. Monday 8th October 1979. Part 4 of 4.
I Couldn't Be You & I Live In A Car.
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View footage of the U.K. Subs first gig at Colne in 1979 HERE (5/7/1979)

 

Please contact us if you can provide this website with any of the following:

  • Your personal review of the show
  • Photos from this gig
  • A scan of the poster for this gig
  • A scan of the ticket for this gig
  • This gig's set list
  • Any newspaper/fanzine preview or review

Click on images to enlarge:

From the editors' U.K. Subs collections 

  • Above: Music Press Advert from Record Mirror 29.9.79

 

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