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Added 21st February 2015 by Abigail

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Hardrock Concert Theatre
2nd March 1973

Sent in by Martin Lawrence:

"My youngest daughter lives in south Manchester and was telling me about her and her boyfriend going to Stretford B&Q the other day. I pointed out to her that many moons ago it was the 'Hardrock' and I went with a couple of my mates to see James Brown in 1973. All I can remember about the night was that it packed, hot, bizarre and a cracking night."
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“£1.50 to see James Brown in 1973, in Stretford.

Oh boy...”
22 Feb 2015
“Hi Martin - fantastic little piece of history there! Could we please use this image - and credit you - for an M.E.N piece on the Hardrock?”
10 Jul 2018
“What a great night.The Famous Flames,backing him were unbelievable.Spinning their brass instruments around on their fingers and strutting in unison.James Brown,was,of course,the man.What a show.The warm up act was Sisters Love”
11 Dec 2020
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