Gig Guide - 1971



02 Jan

Dundalk, Ireland

Afton Club

22 Jan

Ballina, Ireland

The Scaffold Club

05 Feb

Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland

Silver Slipper Ballroom

13 Feb Dublin, Ireland Countdown Club (with Iron Horse)

23 Feb

Dublin, Ireland

Peacock Theatre

25 Feb

Dublin, Ireland

Peacock Theatre

27 Feb

Dublin, Ireland

Peacock Theatre

15 Mar

Dublin, Ireland

Television Club (with Status Quo, Freedom)

16 Mar

Dublin, Ireland

St Anthonys Little Theatre

19 Mar


Sisters Club (with Armada)  (cancelled)

20 Mar London Speakeasy (with Patto) (cancelled)

23 Mar


Ronnie Scott's Club Upstairs (Debut UK gig)

26 Mar Reading Thingamijig Club
27 Mar Kirklevington Country Club
31 Mar London Blaise's Club
02 April London Nags Head Blues Loft (with Patto)
03 April Hitchin Hermitage Ballroom (with Wild Turkey)
04 April Croydon, London Greyhound (with East of Eden)
05 April Chester Quaintways
07 April Derby Clouds
09 April London Marquee (with Status Quo)
11 April Bayston, Linconshire Playing Fields (with The Flirtations)
13 April Southend Fickle Pickle Club (with Titus Groan)
14 April Greenford Oldfield Tavern (with Alan Bown)
15 April Maidenhead Skindles Hotel
16 April Wallasey Tomorrow Club
21 April London Heads - 121 Queensgate
24 April London The Temple

25 April


Lyceum Ballroom (with Wishbone Ash)

26 April Chester Quaintways
27 April Southend Fickle Pickle
28 April Harlow, Essex Aquarius
29 April Risley, Lancashire Risley Remand Centre
30 April Cromer, Norfolk Pavilion
05 May Twickenham Mr Fox
07 May Bristol College
08 May Hitchin Hermitage Ballroom (with Medicine Head)
10 May London Horseshoe Hotel
14 May London Horseshoe Hotel
16 May Bristol Granary Club
17 May Maidenhead Skindles Hotel
18 May London Speakeasy
19 May Lancashire Keel Club
21 May Haverford West Venue unknown
22 May Glen Glen Ballroom
23 May Wisbech Burlesque Club, Rose and Crown Hotel
27 May Chiswick, London John Bull
28 May Scarborough Penthouse
29 May Kirklevington Country Club
30 May Manchester Apollo
31 May Edmonton Cooks Ferry Inn
01 June Southend Fickle Pickle (with Mick Abrahams)
03 June Chiswick John Bull
05 June Bournemouth The Hive
06 June Crewe Madley College
07 June Manchester Strangeways Prison
09 June Twickenham Winning Post (with Status Quo)
12 June Folkestone Tofts Ballroom
13 June Epping Groovesville
16 June Twickenham Winning Post
18 June Devizes Unknown Venue
19 June Cromer Links Pavillion
20 June Redcar Jazz Club, Coatham Hotel
24 June York Hypnotique
25 June London The Temple
26 June Salisbury Alex's Disco
27 June London Lyceum, Strand
June-July Germany - unknown dates and venues
08 July East Ham, London Hounds Green Man
09 July Weymouth Pavillion Theatre (with East Of Eden)
11 July West Bromwich 'Enrys Blues House
12 July Skewene, Glamorgan Skewene Rugby Football Club
13 July Hanley The Place
14 July Keele Keele University
15 July Leeke High School

16 July

West Bromwich

Krakatoa Club

17 July Epping Groovesville
18 July Manchester Mr. Smiths
20 July London Marquee
22 July Kilkenny, Ireland Mayfair
23 July Sligo, Ireland Summerhill College
24 July Castlebar, Ireland Unknown venue
26 July Donnycarney, Ireland Unknown venue
27 July Dundalk, Ireland Adelphi
28 July Derry, Ireland Unknown venue
29 July Limerick, Ireland Unknown venue
30 July Tramore, Ireland The Silver Slipper
31 July Bundoran, Ireland Holyrood Hotel
?? Aug Ballina, Ireland Unknown venue
?? Aug Seapoint, Ireland Seapoint Ballroom
06 Aug Arklow, Ireland Unknown venue
07 Aug Dublin, Ireland National Stadium

08 Aug

Dublin, Ireland

Blackrock Park

09 Aug Drogheda, Ireland Unknown venue
13 Aug London Rainbow Theatre
14 Aug Boscombe Starkers Royal Ballroom (with Canned Heat)
15 Aug Fulham, London Greyhound
16 Aug Bournemouth Starkers Ballroom
17 Aug Redruth, Cornwall Flamingo Club (with Canned Heat)
19 Aug Hornsey Unknown venue
25 Aug Peterborough Clouds
27 Aug Fulham Greyhound
29 Aug Glasgow Picasso
03 Sept Anglesea Dragonbeat
04 Sept Anglesea Dragonbeat
07 Sept Portsmouth Tricorn
08 Sept Botley Dolphin Hotel
09 Sept Galway, Ireland Unknown venue
10 Sept Sligo, Ireland Imperial Hotel (with Elmer Fudd)
11 Sept Dublin, Ireland Countdown Club (with Elmer Fudd)
12 Sept Milltown, Ireland Milltown Festival (with Elmer Fudd)
13 Sept Chester Quaintways (with Edgar Broughton)
22 Sept Lancashire Keel Club
23 Sept Twickenham Winning Post (cancelled)
24 Sept Brodick, Isle of Arran Unknown venue (with Sleaz Band)
25 Sept Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran Unknown venue (with Sleaz Band)
26 Sept Lamlash, Isle of Arran Unknown venue (with Sleaz Band)
02 Oct Potters Bar Farx, Potters Bar Youth Centre
04 Oct Stafford Borough Hall (with Judas Priest, Strife)

06 Oct


Blow Up Club

08 Oct


Royal Ballrooms (with The Faces)

09 Oct

Fearnhead, Warrington

Padgate College (billed as Phin Lizzy)

25 Oct Kennington, London Surrey Rooms (with Uriah Heep)
30 Oct Bradford Bradford University (with Edgar Broughton)

04 Nov

Fulham, London


05 Nov


Unknown venue (with Status Quo)

13 Nov


Pavillion (with The Faces)

28 Dec Newtonards, Ireland Town 'n' Country Inn