The 80s

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80s

In 1982 the NME described the Leadmill as “combining the thrift and intimacy of a working men’s club with the leisure processor a Hacienda” with the potential “to become an important landmark in pop culture.

The 80s featured gigs by Pulp, The Fall, Everything But The Girl, Marc Almond, New Order, The Pogues, Big Audio Dynamite, Culture Club, Housemartins, Simply Red, Happy Mondays, Primal Scream, Jools Holland, Jane’s Addiction, Faith No More, Stone Roses, Inspiral Carpets and The La’s at the Leadmill.

  1. 1980
  2. 1981
  3. 1982
  4. 1983
  5. 1984
  6. 1985 The Roaring Boys Sat, 15.6.85 Simply Red Sat, 29.6.85 Terry & Gerry Sat, 21.9.85 The Dave Howard Singers Sat, 30.11.85 Monochrome Set Tue, 7.5.85
  7. 1986 The Flowerpot Men Sat, 18.1.86 Chiefs of Relief Sat, 22.2.86 Floy Joy Sat, 19.4.86 Primal Scream Sat, 12.4.86 Bloodfire Posse Sat, 18.10.86
  8. 1987 Michelle Shocked Sun, 25.10.87 The Replacements Sat, 30.5.87 The Gun Club Sat, 17.10.87 London Posse Sat, 12.9.87 Yes / No People Sat, 26.9.87
  9. 1988 The Rose of Avalanche Sun, 31.1.88 Zoot and the Roots Sat, 16.7.88 Rock Against the Rich Sun, 17.7.88 Camper Van Beethoven Sun, 3.7.88 The Darling Buds Sat, 12.11.88
  10. 1989 Inspiral Carpets Sat, 22.4.89 Penna Trio Sun, 19.3.89 Primal Scream Sat, 18.11.89 American Music Club Sat, 1.4.89 Del Amitri Sat, 12.8.89
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