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by Swinnow
12 Feb 2015, 22:35
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: The 'Basement Demos'
Replies: 31
Views: 4748

That's the date and the setlist looks right too, but it definitely wasn't in the Tartan Bar within LUU it was in the Riley Smith Hall just inside the front door of the building.
by Swinnow
12 Feb 2015, 12:52
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: The 'Basement Demos'
Replies: 31
Views: 4748

The Sisters supported The Furs in the Riley Smith Hall at Leeds Uni in early October 1982 during my Fresher's week there, memory tells me it was a Tuesday night, the first time I'd come across the girls.
by Swinnow
27 Dec 2014, 10:37
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Peel Session 1984
Replies: 26
Views: 9170

If you refer to the BBC 6music broadcasts from a few years back then yes they do have the usual DAB compression, but they do sound better than my old recordings.
by Swinnow
22 Dec 2014, 01:01
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The all new 'Who's Going Where and When' thread
Replies: 1001
Views: 213597

By the way, the Pye was good fun last night, nice decent boozer for any Wirral folk on here.
by Swinnow
22 Dec 2014, 00:55
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Sisters/AE biopic
Replies: 65
Views: 19880

Does the Fav still have a pool table, if it does film it there to the soundtrack of Cat People and Uncertain Smile lol, then off to the Warehouse :-)
by Swinnow
18 Dec 2014, 22:55
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Riff Stealing
Replies: 124
Views: 63034

As previously posted, Floorshow is just Immigrant Song lol
by Swinnow
18 Dec 2014, 21:05
Forum: General Chat
Topic: THE WORST BAND YOU HAVE SEEN
Replies: 53
Views: 11694

Another bad one was an attempt to see The Mish whilst actually sober at their Xmas gigs at theT&C, bad mistake, never happened at the second night. My former 'significant other' has just reminded me that I "accidentally" head butted Simon Hinkler on the second night after several loud ones in the F...
by Swinnow
18 Dec 2014, 18:33
Forum: General Chat
Topic: THE WORST BAND YOU HAVE SEEN
Replies: 53
Views: 11694

You won't like this, but... The Sisters at Rock City, Nottingham about 14 years ago. Was there too, certainly wasn't my favourite trip back up the M1 afterwards. Another bad one was an attempt to see The Mish whilst actually sober at their Xmas gigs at theT&C, bad mistake, never happened at the sec...
by Swinnow
18 Dec 2014, 18:07
Forum: General Chat
Topic: THE WORST BAND YOU HAVE SEEN
Replies: 53
Views: 11694

Def Leppard, supporting AC/DC, way back when, they even copied a Thin Lizzy drum solo.
by Swinnow
18 Dec 2014, 18:04
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Pictures of claire
Replies: 9
Views: 3540

She would have thrashed the lot of youse at pool in the Fav.
by Swinnow
12 Dec 2014, 21:28
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The all new 'Who's Going Where and When' thread
Replies: 1001
Views: 213597

I shall mostly be in the Pye in Heswall next Saturday lol
by Swinnow
10 Dec 2014, 23:52
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: More Pennies In Eldritch's Back Pocket
Replies: 63
Views: 19793

...It's fish n chips n scraps ok
Curry sauce across the USA....
by Swinnow
31 Oct 2014, 23:43
Forum: General Chat
Topic: goth at the bbc
Replies: 50
Views: 9907

And now Jezz on bongo's lmao
by Swinnow
31 Oct 2014, 23:40
Forum: General Chat
Topic: goth at the bbc
Replies: 50
Views: 9907

Lucretia TOTP appearance.

Why did I smile at Strawberry Switchblade lol, who did I see them with in Leeds in my student days? Getting old.....
by Swinnow
14 Jul 2014, 01:36
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Chris Catalyst wants to release new Sisters material
Replies: 156
Views: 35389

Well, la Huss et al seem to manage....

*retreats to safe distance in Bramley Park*
by Swinnow
08 Mar 2014, 18:32
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: "aggressive, decadent, magnetic, metallic"
Replies: 6
Views: 2022

Iggy and Bowie ripping off Led Zeppelin lol, The Mish added a bit of Thin Lizzy to the mix too.
by Swinnow
08 Mar 2014, 18:25
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: When should the Sisters have called it quits?
Replies: 140
Views: 22632

I voted for the carry on forever moment, probably cos I want another Comfortably Numb, Gimme Gimme Gimme or Stairway moment.

The silly covers in any era used to make my day, all hail The Metal Gurus! ;-)
by Swinnow
08 Mar 2014, 18:17
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Back on the streets show
Replies: 44
Views: 9697

The sound was quite awful for the Eldritch/Saints set :-(
by Swinnow
13 Feb 2013, 01:57
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Riff Stealing
Replies: 124
Views: 63034

One day having a pint in the Royal Park with Mugger Mark and Sue, when in pops Ben Gunn to see his mate Sue, should hear our next track, we've well ripped off Immigrant Song, what was it..... Floodland..... see Sounds letters column from a long time ago o Ooops. must have been drinking snakebite be...
by Swinnow
13 Feb 2013, 01:48
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Simon Pegg, and the Sisters.
Replies: 16
Views: 7755

RockNRoll Mercenary wrote:I just remember hearing This Charming Man and now I'm here...
From The Smiths to Queen, a backwards trajectory, no wonder you landed here 8)
by Swinnow
31 Oct 2012, 03:05
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: SKOS in John Peel's festive 50 for 1985
Replies: 7
Views: 3122

The FF was one of those rights of passage moments, when instead of crowding round a transistor to hear how high your favourites has made it into the new official top 40, you'd be lying under the duvet waiting to hear if the track you'd voted for was going to make it into the FF at all amongst all t...
by Swinnow
25 Aug 2012, 00:39
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Best Sisters Guitarist Of All Time
Replies: 59
Views: 17253

It is la Huss, we all know it.
by Swinnow
25 Aug 2012, 00:32
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Best Sisters Guitarist Of All Time
Replies: 59
Views: 17253

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by Swinnow
25 Aug 2012, 00:25
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Best Sisters Single
Replies: 48
Views: 11809

Got a Chemistry degree from Leeds Uni and forged a nice career in pharmaceuticals in Horsforth too, studied the dry ice effect too, hell yeah
by Swinnow
24 Aug 2012, 00:53
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Riff Stealing
Replies: 124
Views: 63034

One day having a pint in the Royal Park with Mugger Mark and Sue, when in pops Ben Gunn to see his mate Sue, should hear our next track, we've well ripped off Immigrant Song, what was it..... Floodland..... see Sounds letters column from a long time ago