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Added 10th January 2008 by Stuart Barstow

Featured in the following Online Exhibitions:
Queer Noise


The Ranch

Pretty sure this was 1977.

Latest Discussion

“This must be pretty rare. It's actually from 1976! Probably one of the earliest Buzzcocks artefacts I've seen.”
15 Jan 2008
“Yeah it's definitely from 1976, I checked it in Tony McGarland's book about the band.”
16 Jan 2008
“nice- is this yours stuart? did you go to the gig?”
18 Jan 2008
“No it's not mine, I can't remember where I saw the picture now. Never went to the Ranch.”
18 Jan 2008
“Brilliant club, vague recollections of these gigs. We were spoilt for choice back then as it felt like there was some one playing somewhere every night.”
19 Jan 2008
“was a great early venue this. We played there with Nervous Breakdown many times with bands like The Distractions, John The Postman, Frantic Elevators ect. My first ever gig was in this venue, I was just turned 15”
17 Jan 2011
“Hi Ian what did you play in the band Nervous Breakdown ??”
22 Apr 2015
“If you are who I think you are I took over on guitar after you left
(Ex ted?)”
22 Apr 2015
“lol on Ian !!! good days I still see Micky”
24 Apr 2015
“Yeah I have him on my facebook Dave. Not seen Vinny for a few years but he's still at Oldham Hospital as far as I know”
24 Apr 2015
“Place was under foo foos palace owned by frank Pearson the gayest guy I ever met in my life , but believe you me , frank took no shit from no one!”
04 Oct 2020
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