Delta 5 Previously Unseen Photos From 1981

Thanks once again to Justin Thomas – another glorious selection of previously unseen photos. This time Leeds post-punk band Delta 5. Their music was inspiring to me as a 14 year old – I had just started to learn bass guitar by playing along to my records. I had bought the Delta 5 album and studiously […]

Lloyd Cole and the Commotions Previously Unseen Photos 1984

Thanks once again to the wonderful Justin Thomas for these photos. Taken at the New Ocean Club in Cardiff on the 8th October 1984. I saw Lloyd live for the first time on the 13th October 1984 at Guildford University, just a few days later. I absolutely loved Lloyd Cole and the Commotions, ‘Rattlesnakes’ was released […]

Previously Unseen Photos of The Television Personalities 1984

Happy Saturday folks! This time the wonderful Mr Justin Thomas has sent me these fabulous previously unseen photos of The T.V. Personalities from 1984! Justin used to run the October Club, Upstairs at The Loughborough Arms in Brixton and this was one of the nights he promoted. The photos are basically just Dan Treacy and […]

Previously Unseen Photographs of Swell Maps and The Raincoats 1979

Just after I was treated to the wonderful pictures of The Raincoats last week, Justin Thomas got in touch again to say he’d found another batch of pics. This time featuring Swell Maps and The Raincoats. He hadn’t written the date or venue on them as he usually did but thought maybe they were from […]

The Raincoats Previously Unseen Photographs From 1978

What a wonderful Bank Holiday present from Justin Thomas! These photos of The Raincoats from 22nd September 1978 have never been seen before. Taken at The Crypt, underneath the Great Western Hotel in Paddington. Justin says The Passions also played but he can’t remember which of the bands headlined. The Raincoats formed in 1977 when […]

Previously Unseen Photos – Bauhaus 1981

Once again the wonderful Mr Justin Thomas has delved into his archives and produced some absolutely fantastic photos for us. This time it’s Bauhaus from February 1981. In Justin’s words: ‘I think this was a session for Japanese mag Music Life I dragged Count Dracula reluctantly out into the grey daylight of mid February 1981. […]