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My first ever visit to the Apollo - we lived in Sunderland and Kate Bush was actually playing at the Sunderland Empire but we had really good tickets for Thin Lizzy the same night so somehow we managed to convince our parents to let us go down to Manchester for the gig! Kate was obviously superb and we had great seats!

My Uncle and Auntie who lived in Wythenshawe picked us up after the gig and we stayed there and caught the coach back home in time for the Thin Lizzy gig the following night (they were also brilliant!)

It turned out to be a foretaste of things to come as we both went to Salford University and therefore saw lots more gigs at the Apollo - my brother still lives in the area to this day!
Artefact added : 25th April 2014
by Kevin Geraghty-Shewan
Abigail Says –
WOW!
COMMENT ADDED 25th April 2014
Abigail Says –
Setlist:
Moving
The Saxophone Song
Room for the Life
Them Heavy People
The Man with the Child in His Eyes
Egypt
L'amour Looks Something Like You
Violin
Intro: John Carder Bush reading poem
The Kick Inside
In the Warm Room
Fullhouse
Strange Phenomena
Hammer Horror
Kashka from Baghdad
Intro: Kate leading chant
Don't Push Your Foot on the Heartbrake
Wow
Coffee Homeground
(with extended intstrumental introduction)
In Search of Peter Pan
Intro: John Carder Bush reading poem
Symphony in Blue
(contains elements of "Gymnopé… more)
Feel It
(with intstrumental introduction)
Kite
James and the Cold Gun
Oh England My Lionheart
Encore:
Intro: John Carder Bush reading poem
Wuthering Heights
COMMENT ADDED 27th August 2014
Mike Morton Says –
Kevin, would you contact me at mike.morton@ntlworld.com about this Kate Bush ticket please.
COMMENT ADDED 8th July 2015
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