September 9th The Buzz Club – The Perfect Disaster
The Perfect Disaster were from London and featured Phil Parfitt as guitarist, singer.
They signed to Fire Records and released the album ‘Up’ in 1989. They released four albums in total, before splitting in 1991. They had quite a few members join and leave during their time, with Phil Parfitt being the only constant member. Josephine Wiggs left the band to join Kim Deal in The Breeders just after their Buzz Club appearance.
The Perfect Disaster toured with The Jesus and Mary Chain to promote ‘Up’.
After the split, Phil Parfitt worked with Jason Pierce from Spiritualized and later recorded as Oedipussy with Terry Bickers of The House of Love and Levitation.
There had been two nights of local bands at The Buzz Club on 28th and 29th July 1989