Archive: Great Xpectations, London, 13/06/93
A special benefit concert for Xfm which back then was broadcasting on occasional monthly licenses in the capital. It was also a hell of a lot more interesting then the MOR indie machine it is today.
On the day the musical highlights were Catherine Wheel, Kingmaker, Senseless Things, Carter USM a surprise acoustic set from Damon Albarn & Graham Coxon from Blur plus the headliners The Cure.
Despite living in around London for the last 36 years this was the one and only time I’ve ever been to Finsbury Park. North London innit…
Essential Festival, Indie Alldayer, Stanmer Park, Brighton 27/05/95. I have no recollection of this at all. Not even the performances of Carter USM and PWEI who were probably my main attraction for me on the day. Do you? If so leave your memories in the comments section below.