Category: Anecdotes

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Electric Ballroom, London

There was another fight at the Electric Ballroom in Camden, London (probably 18/04/80) when Macky got walloped by one of The Monochrome Set . “And quite right too” – said Holly in a recent email to me (2 Dec 2007). “There was blood, Macky’s nose I think” said Holly to me. (Macky was always macho…
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December 16, 2007 0

What is E.F.S

*E.F.S. Krautrock supremos CAN had a numbered series of compositions called the “Ethnological Forgery Series“. This moniker is a reminder or homage to Holger et al, highlighting the instances when Crawling Chaos are ee-eff-ess-ing about.


October 7, 2007 0

Hamilton Hotel – Whitley Bay

I’ve updated the anecdotes page to include my memories of the aborted gig at the above venue.


October 7, 2007 11

New Pictures of Crawling Chaos

New pictures uploaded to Crawling Chaos website


September 12, 2007 2

Glossop, Visit Tony Wilson

This is the text of a posting I made here. In this review of the 24 hour party people film, the author, Miranda Sawyer states So, the Tony Wilson of the film is constantly saying, ‘I’m a Cambridge graduate, you know,’ which the real-life Wilson doesn’t. ..er. That’s not quite true from my recollection ,…
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August 16, 2007 0

Leigh Festival ( My Memory of it – SP)

This is the text of a posting I made here. Angst in East Lancs Wasteland This was the banner headline in Melody Maker, I think, for the gig at the Leigh Festival.  8th September 1979 it says on this paywalled site. Two things stick in my mind about the gig apart from it being freezing…
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August 16, 2007 0

Main image: “The Fall of Numenor,” an allusion to Atlantis made by J.R.R. Tolkien well after HP Lovecraft did his stuff.


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