Yer First & Last Sisters Gig...

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I was just posting on the facebook group about this being the 22 anniversary (to the day) of my first Sister gig in Wem-ber-ley, & was curious about what was other peoples first & indeed last Sisters gig.

My last would have been the Amphi fest in July & to be honest, I enjoyed that far more than Wembley!

Anyone else with a memory left to share!
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My first was Pukkelpop 1992 when they were headlining after The Beastie Boys, Public Enemy, Magnapop, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds etc... That day changed my life 8)

Last gig was that same Amphi Thing in Cologne...
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Wish I could remember Wembley. Twas there but a vodka or two....I think I was faintly disappointed with it and enjoyed later gigs much better. I do remember seeing And Also the Trees at the Marquee on the same weekend, who were great. :D
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first time was 2006 in Budapest last was Utrecht a year ago
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My first Sisters gig was also Wembley 22 years ago.

The last one was London - the Roundhouse - in November last year.
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First one was the 10th anniversary in Leeds...

Last one was XXX in Groningen
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First was Glasgow 2006 (despite being a fan since Floodland). Last was also Glasgow 2011. And it may well be my last if they don't get their bleedin' act together.
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First Pukkelpop 92 last can't remember, might be Holland or Belgium - I stopped caring about that :lol:
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First - York Racecourse(i think)
Last- Glasgow 2006

and tbh i don`t know if i`ll go see them again.
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Gollum's Cock wrote:First one was the 10th anniversary in Leeds...

Last one was XXX in Groningen
Oh and just adding the last one was probably my last one...unless their playing up the road and expense is minimaal. Long gone are the days off work and hotels....unless of course they squirt out something new...
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first-Glasgow 2000
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It's all rather sad..this last dribble of connection
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First : Rendsburg 1997 (the longest gig ever)
and Last : Dublin 2011 (not the shortest though...)
and always looking for the next one to arrive
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first: dour 97
last brussels 2011
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First saw the Sisters in 1983, and the latest gig was in Auckland earlier this year. Feels like a long connection. However, I have to say that I wouldn't go out of my way again unless there was something new to see.
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first: Leeds 2001(20th aniversary gig)

last: Amphi 2012
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first: 24.11.90 Wembley Arena
last: 21.07.12 Amphi Festival
always: waiting for the next one to arrive...
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1st. Brighton Top Rank 1984
Last. Budapest A38 2011
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My first was 14th of December 1993 in Hamburg,
the last 2002 at the Mera Luna festival in Hildesheim...
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