29 years ago today
Twenty Nine years ago I played live at Exeter College of Art and Design – The only reason I remember this is because it also happened to be my birthday.
The video (give it 30 seconds to get rid of the images) was shot on a VHS machine.
Details from Wikipedia below:
Formed as a cathartic reaction to the death of Nicola’s boyfriend and with only a handful of songs, a home-made video and under rehearsed, Finish The Story appeared for a one-off gig at The Phoenix Club, in Great Malvern (UK) as the support act for The Dancing Did
A review of the gig appeared in ZigZag (magazine) written by Sara Jones who said,
“Finish The Story’s debut gig was better than the second coming of Jesus Christ.”
With only a few gigs to their credit they supported The Cure at Hammersmith Odeon. Their first release was on Gunfire and Pianos (SITU 17) released by ZigZag/Situation Two
- Finish The Story – Playing at Life (myartmydisease.wordpress.com)