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 […]

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. […]

Orange Juice – The Venue 6.8.1981

Once again the photographer Justin Thomas has invited me into his treasure trove of wonderful photographs. How about these glorious pictures of Edwyn and the boys from 1981? Dag nam it, that guitar! That fringe! That shirt! Actually, looking at the photos – Edwyn is wearing a different shirt in a few of these photos […]