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Added 5th June 2007 by JAX

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Moss Side Stories


A Certain Ratio, Joy Division
Russell Club

Outside the Apollo against a flyposter detailing the gigs at the Factory/Russell club. The building was on the opposite corner to the petrol station it is no longer there believe it was recently knocked down. Jax & Wendy as photographed by Karen

Latest Discussion

“great photo! i don't think peter saville designed that joy division logo!”
“Who had you gone to see that day at the apollo?”
“Will check out as I think it was around May 1978 have some diaries in the loft”
“I wish Id kept a diary of all the gigs I went to We must have passed each other so many times!”
“please jax.... scan some diary pages! this is such a great photo...”
“Hi, this is May 1979, not 1978. JD etc played the Factory on the 11th May and Throbbing Gristle on the 18th. Cheers!”
14 Dec 2008
“Great Photo Jax I visited Wendy in Cork a few years back she still looks exactly the same,must be the water.
I look about 30 years older which is probably down to the cider!
Keep the photo's coming”
14 Dec 2008
“I found my diary from 1978-1979 it’s had me howling ????”
22 Jan 2021
“Saw Fischer Z at the Russell Club must have been the gig in the poster. Also saw the Dickies there. However, I don't remember the two bands playing on the same night. - Could be wrong though a full gig with the Dickies playing all their material only lasted about half an hour lol.
Anyway going to see Fisher Z at the Factory on Saturday (11th Sept 2021) lets see what's changed !!”
09 Sep 2021
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