Please contact us if you have any additional information regarding U.K. Subs gigs from this year.

The below dates will be linked to our chronological archive for further information


04/01/79 - Windsor Castle, Harrow, London
09/01/79 - Barbarellas, Birmingham
11/01/79 - Boogie House, Norwich
13/01/79 - Erics, Liverpool (2 shows)
14/01/79 - Royal Standard, Bradford
15/01/79 - Smartyz, Chester
16/01/79
- Music Machine, London
20/01/79 - ULU, London
22/01/79 - Marquee, London
25/01/79 - Prince of Wales, Cardiff
26/01/79 - The Porterhouse Club, Retford
27/01/79 - Sunshine Rooms, Margate
31/01/79 - Pop Club, York
01/02/79 - Music Machine, London
02/02/79 - Bucks College, High Wycombe
08/02/79 - Albany Empire, Deptford  London*

09/02/79 - Sandpiper, Nottingham
10/02/79 - Windsor Castle, Harrow, London
15/02/79 - Brixton Town Hall, London
16/02/79 - ?, Aberdeen*
17/02/79 - Rock Garden, Middlesborough
18/02/79 - The Pegasus, Hackney, London
22/02/79 - The Plough, Cheltenham
23/02/79 - Mayflower, Manchester
24/02/79 - Electric Ballroom, London Cancelled
25/02/79 - Lyceum, London
29/02/79 - The Moonlight Club, London (Pete Davies diary has 27th)*
01/03/79 - Fan Club, Leeds
02/03/79 - Fulham Town Hall, London
(Rock Against Racism gig - supporting Misty in Roots)
03/03/79 - Hammersmith Palais, London (supporting The Damned)
10/03/79 - Nene College, Northampton
14/03/79- Woods, Plymouth
15/03/79 - Roots, Exeter*
16/03/79 - Marquee, London
23/03/79 - Kingsway College, London Cancelled
26/03/79 - Music Machine, London (with The Skunks)
28/03/79 - Pop Club,York (with The Skunks)
30/03/79 - AJ's, Lincoln (with The Skunks + The Outsiders)
31/03/79 - The Mayflower, Manchester*
02/04/79 - Noise Factory, Kingston (with The Skunks + The Outsiders)
04/04/79 - Acklam Hall, London (with The Skunks)
06/04/79 - University, Cardiff (with The Skunks)
07/04/79 - Eric's, Liverpool
08/04/79 - Lyceum, London (supporting The Damned)
11/04/79 - Stowaway, Newport (Rock Against Racisim) Cancelled
14/04/79 - The Pier, Hastings*
16/04/79 - Triad Leisure Centre, Bishop Stortford (with The Crooks + The Books + 64 Spoons)
19/04/79 - The Revolution, York
20/04/79 - Wigton, Carlisle*

21/04/79 - Youth Club, Penrith, Scotland*
22/04/79 - Royal Standard, Bradford*
23/04/79 - Smartyz, Chester*
26/04/79 - The Union Hotel, Colne*
28/04/79 - The Factory, Manchester (Source: SHADOWPLAYERS book pp499 - click here)
06/05/79 - Lyceum, London (supporting Wayne County and the Electric Chairs + Spizz Energi)
26/05/79 - Cameron Wildlife Park, Loch Lomond Festival, Scotland
(supporting The Stranglers + Dr Feelgood + The Skids)
28/05/79 - Music Machine, London (with Security Risk + Modern English)
08/06/79 - Hammersmith Odeon, London (supporting Iggy Pop)
11/06/79 - Trinity College, Cambridge
12/06/79 - Trinity College, Cambridge
13/06/79 - Music Machine, London (with Cyanide + Security Risk)
15/06/79 - Porterhouse, Retford Cancelled
17/06/79 - Royal Standard, Bradford Cancelled
18/06/79 - Tracey's, Ipswich
20/06/79 - Woods, Plymouth*
21/06/79 - Ajanta Theatre, Derby
22/06/79 - Glastonbury Festival
(CANCELLED BY UK SUBS - not the whole Festival - just their slot ;o) )
24/06/79 - Royal Standard, Bradford*
27/06/79 - Town Hall, High Wycombe (plus TOTP*)
29/06/79 - Bloomers, Dundee*
30/06/79 - ?, Aberdeen*
02/07/79 - Carribean Club, Reading Cancelled
03/07/79 - Limit Club, Sheffield
05/07/79 - Heavy Manors, Colne
06/07/79 - Sandpiper, Nottingham (2 shows)
07/07/79 - Good Mood Club, Halifax
09/07/79 - Adam and Eve, Leicester
11/07/79 - Pop Club, York (Pete Daves diary has 10th*)
12/07/79
- Fan Club, Leeds
13/07/79 - Market Hall, Wigton
15/07/79 - Lyceum, London (with Pure Hell + Vermillion and the Aces)
19/07/79 - Wellington, Hull
20/07/79 - Penthouse, Scarborough
21/07/79 - Whitcombe Lodge, Cheltenham
22/07/79 - Grey Topper, Jacksdale
23/07/79 - Penthouse, Sheffield
24/07/79 - Fan Club, Leeds
26/07/79 - Trobadour, Port Talbot*
27/07/79 - Civic Hall, Barnsley (Originally scheduled to play Manchester Factory)
28/07/79 - Stour Centre, Ashford
31/07/79 - Notre Dame Hall, London Cancelled
18/08/79 - Electric Ballroom, London (with The Pack + The Last Words)
21/08/79 - The Castle, Tooting*
15/09/79- Whitcombe Lodge, Cheltenham
16/09/79- Music Machine, London (with Lost Property + The Urge)
20/09/79 - Ajanta Club, Derby
21/09/79 - Pavilion, West Runton
22/09/79 - Cricket Club, Northampton
23/09/79 - Locarno, Bristol
24/09/79 - Clones, Plymouth
25/09/79 - Routes, Exeter
27/09/79 - Town Hall, High Wycombe (with Plastic People)
28/09/79 - Wirrina Stadium, Peterborough
29/09/79 - St George's Hall, Bradford
30/09/79 - Arts Centre, Poole
02/10/79 - 77 Town Club, Nuneaton Cancelled
05/10/79 - Market Hall, Carlisle*
06/10/79 - Mens Union, Glasgow*
07/10/79 - Kinema, Dunfermeline (with The Secret)*
08/10/79 - Union Hotel, Colne
(Was this Union Hotel gig run as a club called 'Heavy Manners'?
Contact T&M if you have any info please)
09/10/79 - Fan Club, Leeds*
10/10/79 - University, Manchester*
12/10/79 - The Village, Newport, Shropshire Cancelled
13/10/79 - Sandpiper, Nottingham*
14/10/79 - Grey Topper, Jacksdale*
15/10/79 - Penthouse, Sheffield (with Stunt Kites) Cancelled
16/10/79 - Marquee, London (with The Urge)
17/10/79 - Marquee, London (with The Urge)
18/10/79 - Marquee, London (with The Urge)
19/10/79 - Penthouse, Scarborough*
20/10/79 - Rock Garden, Middlesborough*
23/10/79 - Digbeth Civic Hall, Birmingham (with The Urge)*
24/10/79 - Stowaway, Newport, Wales Cancelled
25/10/79 - Troupadour, Port Talbot, Wales*
26/10/79 - Porterhouse, Retford*
27/10/79 - Strathclyde University, Glasgow
29/10/79 - Penthouse, Sheffield (with The Urge) Cancelled
30/10/79 - ?, Nuneaton*
31/10/79 - Pop Club, York
01/11/79 - Wellington Club, Hull*
02/11/79 - Mayfair, Newcastle*
08/11/79 - Locarno, Portsmouth*
09/11/79 - Surrey University, Guildford*
10/11/79 - Queen Mary College, London (with Last Words)*
20/11/79 - Hurrahs, New York. USA (first US gig)*
21/11/79 - Hot Club, Philadelphia. USA*
22/11/79 - The Rat, Boston. USA*
23/11/79 - The Rat, Boston. USA*
24/11/79 - Club 80, Ottawa. Canada (First Canadian gig)*
26/11/79 - Edge, Toronto. Canada*
27/11/79 - Edge, Toronto. Canada*
28/11/79 - The Slide Club, Syracuse. USA*
29/11/79 - Palladium, New York. USA (supporting The Police)*
30/11/79 - 4th Street Saloon, Bethlehem. USA*
01/12/79 - Tower Theater, Philadelphia. USA (supporting The Police)*
02/12/79 - CBGB’s, New York. USA*
15/12/79 - Erics, Liverpool*
27/12/79 - Lyceum, London (supporting Slaughter & the Dogs?)

 

*Confirmed or taken from Pete Davies' Diary for 1979

 

 

 

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