biography_square button_minus button_plus close_artbutton exhibitionarrow_left exhibitionarrow_right follow_button home_sq-artefacetsViewArtefacts home_sq-exhibitionViewExhibitions home_sq-sqaureSupportUs home_sq-uploadUploadArtefact artist dj keyword_3 industry keyword_member magglass newburger onthisday_button profileicon randomiser_button reload_button soundcloud twitter uploadbutton zoom_in
In the last 30 days the archive has grown by 98 new artefacts, 14 new members, 52 new people and places.
Donate

Details

Added 11th October 2009 by woodsman

Artefact

Ticket
Bolton Sports Centre
14th March 1981

Cockney Rejects. 14th March 1981. Bolton Sports Centre.
Only went to this place twice and both times wished I hadnt bothered(other time being Angelic Upstarts)
Both times, night ruined by fascist skinhead meatheads
Share:

Latest Discussion

“i thought the rejects gig was great was on the same coach and have my ticket

the previous first gig in MCR at the Osborne club was truly scarey great music scary night”
14 Oct 2009
“Wow, was it really 29 years ago? I was at this as well - I was a police officer in Bolton at the time and had been working a Wanderers match in the afternoon. On my way up from Burnden Park I called in in uniform while they were soundchecking. They made me very welcome - they were good guys. Also saw The Buzzcocks and The Fall during this brief season of concerts at this venue. I remember sitting on the floor in the bar with a load of others when a colleague of mine, an old Inspector, came in on a routine visit and scowled around at everybody. Some kids next to me were bricking it, but when he left one said "Huh! He was taking his life coming in here, wasn't he?"”
17 Oct 2010
“I was singing flares and slippers with the band at this gig - remember it well. The Buzzcocks, fall and Upstarts gigs I recall too. Great days but not as good as seeing the 1976, 1977 bands in Manchester.”
15 Feb 2011
“i was in the support band 'intensive care' 15 years old had a great night”
28 Feb 2012
“i think i remember you brendanjabbers”
29 Feb 2012
If you'd like to leave a comment, please Login