Gigography

Close Encounters!!A complete list of every Salvation gig since 1985.

1985 :: 1986 :: 1987 :: 1988 :: 1989 :: 1990 :: 1991 :: 2004 :: 2007 :: 2011 :: 2012 :: 2013 :: 2014 :: 2015 :: 2016 :: 2017

1985

16.03.1985 — Leeds University – Tartan Bar
12.05.1985 — Leeds – The Ritzy (with Dr and The Medics)
22.08.1985 — Leeds – The Warehouse
02.09.1985 — Wakefield – Rooftops (with The Crowmen)
19.09.1985 — Leamington Spa
02.10.1985 — London – Embassy Club (with The Crisps and The Hive)
11.10.1985 — London – Hammersmith Clarendon (with Red Lorry Yellow Lorry)
05.11.1985 — Leeds University – Tartan Bar (with The Folk Devils)
09.11.1985 — Leeds University – Refectory (with Hawkwind)
10.11.1985 — Sheffield – City Hall (with Hawkwind)
28.11.1985 — Leeds – Astoria (with The Sweet)
29.11.1985 — Leeds – Polytechnic (Live Aid as the Smirnoff Sisters)

1986

08.01.1986 — London – Fulham Greyhound
09.01.1986 — London – New Merlins Cave (with Chatshow)
10.01.1986 — London – Fetcham Riverside
04.02.1986 — Birmingham University (with Children on Stun)
14.02.1986 — Leeds – Royal Park (As the Smirnoff Sisters)
22.02.1986 — Harrogate – Sidewalk Café (As the Smirnoff Sisters)
05.03.1986 — Manchester – Fagins (with Danielle Dax)
08.03.1986 — Sheffield -Leadmill (with Danielle Dax)
25.04.1986 — York – Winning Post
02.05.1986 — Leeds – Marquee
07.05.1986 — Leeds – Warehouse (Danny Mass guests with Ghost Dance on Both Ends Burning)
06.07.1986 — London – Electric Ballroom (with Red Lorry Yellow Lorry)
08.09.1986 — Leeds – Warehouse (with The Chameleons)
09.09.1986 — Nottingham – Rock City (with The Chameleons)
14.09.1986 — Newcastle – Riverside (with The Chameleons)
18.09.1986 — London – Croydon Underground (with The Bolshoi)
19.09.1986 — London – Hammersmith Clarendon (with The Bolshoi)
24.09.1986 — Wakefield – Rooftop Gardens
03.10.1986 — Nottingham – Trent Polytechnic (with Ghost Dance, James’ last Gig)
18.11.1986 — London – 100 Club (Richard’s first gig)
05.12.1986 — Manchester – University (with Ghost Dance)
06.12.1986 — Bradford – University (with Ghost Dance)
09.12.1986 — York – Winning Post

1987

27.01.1987 — Leeds – Polytechnic (with Girlschool, Ben’s first Gig)
20.02.1987 — Leeds – Polytechnic (with The Icicle Works)
27.02.1987 — Manchester – University – Solem Bar (with The Primitives)
06.03.1987 — Nottingham – Mardi Gras (with My Bloody Valentine)
11.03.1987 — Preston – Raiders (Postponed)
13.03.1987 — Liverpool – University (with Ghost Dance)
18.03.1987 — Leeds – Irish Centre (with Tom Verlaine, T.V pulled)
10.04.1987 — London – Hammersmith Clarendon (with Ghost Dance)
26.04.1987 — Bristol – Bierkeller (with Ghost Dance)
28.04.1987 — Nottingham – Rock City (with Ghost Dance)
29.04.1987 — Manchester – International (with Ghost Dance)
30.04.1987 — Lancaster – Sugar House (with Ghost Dance)
01.05.1987 — Glasgow – Rooftops (with Ghost Dance)
05.05.1987 — Preston – Raiders (Rescheduled from 11.03.87)
07.05.1987 — Birkenhead – Stairways
20.05.1987 — Huddersfield – Town Hall (with New Model Army, Orange Car Test)
12.06.1987 — Nottingham – Mardi Gras
13.06.1987 — Coventry – Warwick University (with All About Eve)
19.06.1987 — Manchester – Boardwalk (with All About Eve)
01.07.1987 — Coventry – Warwick University (with Pop Will Eat Itself, Ghost Dance, Blues ‘n Trouble)
06.08.1987 — Birkenhead – Stairways
14.08.1987 — Leeds – Duchess of York
22.08.1987 — Retford – Porterhouse (with Head)
31.08.1987 — Nottingham – Rock City (with Longest Day: Pop Will Eat Itself, Gaye Bykers on Acid, Hunters Club)
11.09.1987 — Birmingham – Mermaid
17.09.1987 — Birkenhead – Stairways
18.09.1987 — Edinburgh – Venue
22.09.1987 — Halifax – Piece Hall (with Toy Dolls, Batfish Boys, Psycho Surgeons)
29.09.1987 — Oxford – Polytechnic (joint headline with The Waltones)
03.10.1987 — London – Astoria (with Ghost Dance)
04.10.1987 — London – The George Robey
16.10.1987 — London – Queen Mary College (Storm, what storm?)
17.10.1987 — Coventry – Lanchester Polytechnic (joint headline with The Hunter’s Club)
24.10.1987 — Nottingham – Trent Polytechnic, Byron House (with Ghost Dance)
30.10.1987 — Manchester – University – Solem Bar
14.11.1987 — Bedford – GreyFriars International (with Ghost Dance)
15.11.1987 — Stevenage – Bowes Lyon Club (with Batfish Boys)
19.11.1987 — Glasgow – Rooftops
20.11.1987 — Edinburgh – Venue
21.11.1987 — Coventry – Warwick University (joint headline with The Wonderstuff)
02.12.1987 — Leicester – University (with Ghost Dance)
03.12.1987 — Sheffield – University (with Ghost Dance)
06.12.1987 — Leeds – Astoria (with Danielle Dax)
17.12.1987 — Milton Keynes – Woughton Centre (with Ghost Dance, Cancelled due to Daniel Mass illness)
18.12.1987 — Leeds – Duchess of York
19.12.1987 — Nottingham – Colour Wheel
23.12.1987 — Liverpool – Planet X

1988

13.01.1988 — Huddersfield – Polytechnic (with Fields of The Nephilim)
20.01.1988 — Portsmouth – Polytechnic
05.02.1988 — Leeds – Polytechnic (with members of Ghost Dance, amongst others, Comic Relief)
07.02.1988 — Croydon – Underground
12.02.1988 — Leicester – University (with The Mission)
13.02.1988 — Norwich – U.E.A (with The Mission, Bomb Alert after gig)
20.03.1988 — Leicester – University (with The Hothouse Flowers)
23.03.1988 — London – Astoria (with The Mission)
24.03.1988 — Birmingham Hummingbird (with Kevin Ayers, Kevin Ayers didn’t turn up)
07.04.1988 — London – Fulham Greyhound
08.04.1988 — Northampton – Roadmenders (joint headline with Spacemen 3, Perfect Disaster were openers)
09.04.1988 — Bradford – Queens Hall
23.04.1988 — Leeds – University Tartan Bar
29.04.1988 — Nottingham – Trent Polytechnic (with The Flatmates, Paul’s last gig / Stop the Clause benefit)
12.05.1988 — Portsmouth – Polytechnic (with The Wonderstuff, Cancelled due to Industrial action)
13.05.1988 — London – Fulham Greyhound (with support from My Life Story, Jez Farrar’s 1st Gig)
19.05.1988 — London – Town and Country Club (with Fields of The Nephilim)
20.05.1988 — Nottingham – Mardi Gras
27.05.1988 — Bedford – Civic Centre (Lazy Sunday Benefit)
17.06.1988 — Leeds – Polytechnic (with The Damned)
18.06.1988 — Retford – Porterhouse
20.06.1988 — Birmingham – Kaleidoscope Club (joint headline with Rubella Ballet)
23.06.1988 — London – Tunnel Club (Salvation did not play – Drummer didn’t show!!)
24.06.1988 — Sheffield – Take Two Club
29.06.1988 — Warwick University – Students Union (with Transvision Vamp, End of year Ball)
30.06.1988 — London – Hammersmith Clarendon (with Ghost Dance)
01.07.1988 — London – Hype Club, Bull and Gate, Kentish Town
02.07.1988 — Bradford – Queen’s Hall
07.07.1988 — Liverpool – Bierkeller
09.08.1988 — London – Fulham Greyhound
12.08.1988 — Leeds – Astoria (Anti Poll Tax Gig)
24.08.1988 — London – Hammersmith Palais
28.08.1988 — London – Dingwalls, Camden Lock
13.09.1988 — London – Camden Palace (Choque and Jez’s Last Gig)
10.10.1988 — Leeds – Polytechnic Students Union (Andy and George’s first gig)
14.10.1988 — Rotherham – Sub Club
15.10.1988 — Bradford – Queens Hall
18.10.1988 — London – Boston Arms, Tuffnell Park (Cancelled – can’t remember why)
19.10.1988 — Coventry – Warwick University – Students Union
20.10.1988 — Edinburgh Venue (Cancelled – Promoter went bust)
21.10.1988 — Glasgow Rooftops (Cancelled – Promoter went bust)
24.10.1988 — Sheffield – Limit Club
25.10.1988 — Birmingham – Kaleidoscope Club
26.10.1988 — Milton Keynes – Woughton Centre
27.10.1988 — Portsmouth – Polytechnic
28.10.1988 — Northampton – Roadmenders
29.10.1988 — Nottingham – Trent Polytechnic
30.10.1988 — Huddersfield – Pleasure Dome
02.11.1988 — Bristol – Thekla (A boat!)
03.11.1988 — Liverpool – Planet X
04.11.1988 — Manchester – University, Hop and Grape
07.11.1988 — Newcastle – Riverside
10.11.1988 — Rayleigh – Pink Toothbrush
12.11.1988 — London – Fulham Greyhound
19.11.1988 — London – Astoria (with The Bolshoi)
16.12.1988 — Leeds – Duchess of York
27.12.1988 — London – Camden Palace

1989

18.01.1989 — London – Boston Arms, Tuffnel Park
19.01.1989 — Sheffield – University Students Union
20.01.1989 — Manchester – University, Hop and Grape
25.02.1989 — London – Fulham Greyhound
10.03.1989 — Leeds – Duchess of York
08.04.1989 — London – Marquee
21.04.1989 — Bradford Queens Hall – Cellar Bar
22.04.1989 — Leeds – Queens Hall (with Ghost Dance, Anti Vivisection Benefit)
28.04.1989 — Retford – Porterhouse
29.04.1989 — Reading – After Dark Club
02.05.1989 — London – Astoria (with Lords of The New Church)
04.05.1989 — Glasgow – Rooftops
05.05.1989 — Edinburgh – Venue
06.05.1989 — Aberdeen – Venue
08.05.1989 — Birmingham – Kaleidoscope Club
09.05.1989 — Sheffield – Limit Club
10.05.1989 — Huddersfield – Polytechnic
11.05.1989 — Leeds – Duchess of York
13.05.1989 — Manchester – Boardwalk
18.05.1989 — London – Powerhaus
19.05.1989 — Wolverhampton – Polytechnic
20.05.1989 — Leicester – Princess Charlotte
31.05.1989 — Milton Keynes – Woughton Centre (with support from We are Going To Eat You)
09.06.1989 — Bedford Civic Theatre
13.06.1989 — London – Camden Palace
15.06.1989 — Nottingham – Meadow Lane Club
23.06.1989 — Keele University – Hawthornes May Ball
24.06.1989 — Durham – Rose Tree Hotel
08.07.1989 — London – Marquee
14.07.1989 — Dudley – JB’s
29.09.1989 — London – Queen Mary College
30.09.1989 — Bradford University – Futurama 6 (with The Men They Couldn’t Hang, Andy’s last gig)
14.11.1989 — Wakefield – Players Arms (Adam’s first Gig)
16.11.1989 — Luton – Switch Club
18.11.1989 — Leicester – Princess Charlotte
20.11.1989 — Bradford – University
21.11.1989 — Birmingham- Edwards No 8
22.11.1989 — Nottingham – Bobby Brown’s Café
24.11.1989 — Chelmsford – Anglia College
25.11.1989 — Ipswich – Caribbean Centre
20.12.1989 — Sheffield – Take 2 Club
22.12.1989 — Leeds – Astoria

1990

13.01.1990 — Leeds – Daggis
15.01.1990 — Doncaster – Jug
17.01.1990 — Huddersfield – Polytechnic (with support from Loud)
19.01.1990 — Aberdeen – Music Hall (with The Alarm)
20.01.1990 — Glasgow – Barrowlands (with The Alarm)
22.01.1990 — Edinburgh – Network (with The Alarm)
23.01.1990 — Newcastle – City Hall (with The Alarm)
24.01.1990 — Sheffield – City Hall (with The Alarm)
25.01.1990 — Bradford – St Georges Hall (with The Alarm)
27.01.1990 — Liverpool – Royal Court (with The Alarm)
28.01.1990 — Manchester – Apollo (with The Alarm)
29.01.1990 — Hull – City Hall (with The Alarm, Salvation did not play due to Danny having a throat infection)
31.01.1990 — Aston Villa – Leisure Centre (with The Alarm)
01.02.1990 — Leicester – De Montfort Hall (with The Alarm)
05.02.1990 — Bristol – Colston Hall (with The Alarm)
06.02.1990 — Exeter – University Great Hall (with The Alarm)
08.02.1990 — Derby – Assembly Rooms (with The Alarm)
10.02.1990 — Cambridge – Corn Exchange (with The Alarm)
12.02.1990 — Portsmouth – Guildhall (with The Alarm)
13.02.1990 — Reading – Hexagon (with The Alarm)
14.02.1990 — Norwich – UEA (with The Alarm)
15.02.1990 — London – Brixton Academy (with The Alarm)
01.03.1990 — Leeds – Polytechnic (with The Mission)
01.03.1990 — Manchester – Boardwalk
02.03.1990 — London – The Marquee
10.03.1990 — Birmingham – University (with support from Blur, Run for Life)
15.03.1990 — Manchester – Apollo (with The Mission)
16.03.1990 — Sheffield – City Hall (with The Mission)
25.04.1990 — London – Royal Holloway College
27.04.1990 — Kings Lynn – LA’s
28.04.1990 — Dudley – JB’s
30.04.1990 — Lincoln – Vienna’s
02.05.1990 — Leicester – Princess Charlotte
03.05.1990 — Sheffield – Polytechnic NMB
04.05.1990 — Doncaster – Jug
05.05.1990 — Manchester – University Hop and Grape
08.05.1990 — London – Thames Polytechnic
09.05.1990 — Derby – The Dial
10.05.1990 — Coventry – Psychic Dance Hall
11.05.1990 — Oxford – Jericho Tavern
12.05.1990 — Reading – After Dark Club
17.05.1990 — Windsor – Pyschic Dance Hall (Postponed)
19.05.1990 — London – The Marquee
25.05.1990 — Bradford – Queen’s Hall Ballroom
29.05.1990 — Newcastle Under Lyme – Bridge Street Arts Centre
01.06.1990 — Perth – Bianco’s
02.06.1990 — Edinburgh – Venue
03.06.1990 — Aberdeen – Ceasar’s Palace
07.06.1990 — Chelmsford – Y Club
08.06.1990 — Hull – The Adelphi
21.06.1990 — Liverpool – Polytechnic (joint headline with Rosetta Stone)
26.06.1990 — London – Camden Palace
27.06.1990 — Coventry – Warwick University (with Dr and The Medics / Senseless Things)
28.06.1990 — Grantham – Images
29.06.1990 — Letchworth – Plinstone Hall (Cancelled)
03.08.1990 — Oxford – Jericho Tavern
04.08.1990 — London – The Marquee
05.08.1990 — Doncaster – Jug
07.08.1990 — Derby – Rockhouse
08.08.1990 — Windsor – Pyschic Dance Hall (Rescheduled from 17.05.1990)
09.08.1990 — Leeds – Irish Centre (Danny’s last Gig)

1991

25.04.1991 — Liverpool – University Students Union (with Slammer, played as ‘ Throbber’, Andy Watkins 1st gig)
26.04.1991 — Liverpool – University Students Union
24.05.1991 — Leeds – Haddon Hall (played as ‘ Thunderbird’)
25.05.1991 — Liverpool – Planet X
03.06.1991 — London – Camden Underworld
03.07.1991 — Buckley – Tivoli (with The Primitives)
04.07.1991 — Leicester – Princess Charlotte
06.07.1991 — Leeds – Duchess of York
10.07.1991 — Nottingham – Bobby Brown’s Café
11.07.1991 — Port Talbot – Wall Street Club
15.07.1991 — Derby – The Dial
17.07.1991 — Oxford – Jericho Tavern
18.07.1991 — Coventry – Tic Toc Club
19.07.1991 — Dudley – JB’s
08.10.1991 — Leeds – Duchess Of York

2004

10.04.2004 — Nottingham – Trent University (with Daniel Mass / Richard Miechje / Benoit Farvak / Adam Clarkson / George Shultz, Private party, 4 song set)

2007

08.12.2007 — Leeds – Metropolitan University (with The March Violets)

2011

28.10.2011 — Leeds – O2 Academy (with The Mission / The Wonder Stuff)

2012

18.02.2012 — Midlands Goth Festival – Birmingham Ballroom (with Inkubus Sukkubus Mechanical Cabaret, Zeitgeist Zero, T-Lab, Vince Ripper and the Rodent Show)
29.06.2012 — DV8 Festival – The Duchess, York (with Terrorvision, Hellbound Hearts, Panda Cubs)
30.10.2012 — Leeds – O2 Academy (with Fields of The Nephilim, Skeletal Family)

2013

01.11.2013 — DV8 Festival – The Coliseum, Whitby (with Battle Lines, The Witch Hunt, Ten Foot Tom & The Leprosy Crooks)

2014

31.05.2014 — Nottingham, The Dog House (with Paper Cape, The Standby Setting)
03.10.2014 — Sheffield, O2 Academy (with Skeletal Family, Luxury Stranger)
04.10.2014 — Birmingham, O2 Academy (with Skeletal Family, Birthrite)
10.10.2014 — Glasgow, O2 Academy (with Skeletal Family, Danse Macabre DJs)
11.10.2014 — Newcastle, O2 Academy (with Skeletal Family, Masamune)
24.10.2014 — Oxford, O2 Academy (with Skeletal Family) (Cancelled)
26.10.2014 — London, O2 Academy Islington (with Skeletal Family, Terminal Gods)

2015

21.03.2015 — Leeds, Brudenell Social Club (all-dayer with The Lost Souls, Of Colours, Expelaires, Interrobang‽, Glamogoth, Zeitgeist Zero)

2016

26.11.2016 — Goth City Festival, Wharf Chambers, Leeds (with Zeitgeist Zero, Rhombus, Expelaires, Rosie Garland)

2017

22.12.2017 — London, O2 Forum Kentish Town (with Fields of the Nephilim, Skeletal Family)