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Gigs From History: 2011

Here's all the gigs we played in 2011, along with any details of the night I can remember. If there's a blog entry you can click on the date to read it.

Thursday 6 January 2011 click for larger versionFox & Firkin, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet back to Lewisham for a fully fledged BIG SHOW!
Sunday 16 January 2011 click for larger versionWest Hill Hall, Brighton  (setlist)
The third annual Midwinter Picnic all-day fundraiser hosted by Chris T-T and Rifa B with Grasscut, Gill Sandell, Napoleon IIIrd, Serafina Steer, Anna Madeleine plus six more guests TBA. All profits to Amnesty International & WaterAid. These 12 tickets are at an early bird price - they go up to 15 from November when the full lineup's announced!
Saturday 22 January 2011 click for larger versionThe Victoria, Birmingham  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet On about 5pm at the Autumn Store fifth birthday all-dayer, with Vom Vorton, LookIMakeMusic, Pocketbooks, Horowitz, Ace Bushy Striptease and loads more.
Sunday 30 January 2011 click for larger versionBloomsbury Bowling Lanes, London  (setlist)
PopArt's 5th Birthday @ Kingpin Suite/Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes, with Evilwitch, The Seven Inches, Keith TOTP, Abdoujaparov, Mr Solo, Laurel Collective and ME. I'm onstage at 5.30pm then hopefully later on with The Pop Art Allstars!
Sunday 30 January 2011 Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes, London  (setlist)
Doing "Live And Let Die" with The Pop-Art Allstars!
Tuesday 8 February 2011 The Old Coffee House, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet West End FINALE - tickets HERE!
Wednesday 16 February 2011 The Criterion, Leicester  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Opening night at The Leicester Comedy Festival - tickets here
Thursday 17 February 2011 The Criterion, Leicester  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Final night for the Comedy Festival tickets here
Saturday 19 February 2011 click for larger versionCha Cha Cha, Watford  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet A first trip to Watford - please note this is the 19th, not the 18th as originally thought!
Monday 21 February 2011 click for larger versionLee Rosy's Tea Room, Nottingham  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Final FINAL show, with support from Elias Diamantis.
Sunday 27 February 2011 The Lexington, London
Me and Steve, ROCKING the Pop Quiz from 1-2pm at Popfest.
Monday 28 February 2011 click for larger versionBethnal Green Working Men's Club, London  (setlist)
Yes to AV gig with Josie Long, Terry Saunders & Tiernan Douieb. Doors 7.30pm.
Sunday 6 March 2011 The Wilmington Arms, London  (setlist)
Afternoon appearance at Sunday Hullabaloo, with Elis James, Alison Bice and Sy Thomas. Doors 2.30pm, tickets here.
Tuesday 8 March 2011 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic The new season gets under way, with Peter Buckley Hill, Simon Fox and Jenny Lockyer.
Tuesday 15 March 2011 Rich Mix, London  (setlist)
Afternoon mini-rally for the Yes To AV campaign.
Monday 21 March 2011 Latest Music Bar, Brighton  (setlist)
HO! For Brighton!
Tuesday 22 March 2011 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Superman Revenge Squad and Matt Tiller.
Sunday 27 March 2011 click for larger versionThe Hop, Leeds  (setlist)
Supporting Sarandon as they launch their new album, also THEIR OWN BEER!
Tuesday 29 March 2011 The Green Dragon, London  (setlist)
First attempt at THE ROCK SET of 'Dinosaur Planet' and 'Moon Horse'.
Tuesday 5 April 2011 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Keith Top Of The Pops and The Understudies.
Friday 8 April 2011 The Windmill, London  (setlist)
"Bands For Japan" benefit with Let's Wrestle, Slowgun, Rica Monami, Your New Friend, The Catcher Nine, Rebekah Delgado and more. tickets HERE.
Tuesday 19 April 2011 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Owen Tromans and Vom Vorton.
Sunday 1 May 2011 Reason To Eat, London  (setlist)
On at 10.15pm as part of the Comedy Crawl at the Camden Crawl - tickets here.
Sunday 1 May 2011 Fox & Firkin, London  (setlist)
Afternoon spot (about 4pm) at FOXFEST.
Tuesday 3 May 2011 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic final night of this run, with More Bad Times and A Fine Day For Sailing.
Wednesday 25 May 2011 The Green Room Studio, London  (setlist)
'Off The Page' Writers' Group meeting.
Thursday 2 June 2011 The Portland Arms, Cambridge  (setlist)
Supporting the mighty Chris T-T - tickets here.
Monday 13 June 2011 The Wilmington Arms, London  (setlist)
A benefit night to highlight Private Bradley Manning's plight and raise money towards his escalating legal costs. Bradley is the American/Welsh soldier accused in June 2010 of giving data to WikiLeaks and is currently being held in appalling conditions in a US military jail - tickets here
Thursday 16 June 2011 Nook Cafe, Northampton  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) WORLD PREMIERE!
Saturday 18 June 2011 Conway Hall, London  (setlist)
Appearing for a bit of an old singalong during the Hack Circus segment of Interesting 2011. Tickets HERE from Thursday 12th May: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1581711943
Sunday 19 June 2011 The Lexington, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) afternoon show, early preview, also MY BIRTHDAY!
Thursday 7 July 2011 click for larger versionFox & Firkin, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) Preview time!
Tuesday 12 July 2011 The Green Dragon, London
Moon Horse (with Steve) Croydon preview
Thursday 14 July 2011 click for larger versionThe King & Queen, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic Summer Special, with David Barnett and A Fine Day for Sailing
Saturday 16 July 2011 Ray's Mum's Back Garden, Stourbridge  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) HIBBETTFEST!
Tuesday 26 July 2011 click for larger versionThe Old Coffee House, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) West End preview, with support from Jim'll's Brain
Friday 29 July 2011 The Bedford, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) Preview show at the Free Fringe Previews Festival. We're on at 6.45pm PROMPT (moved a bit earlier from before!) in the Ballroom.
Sunday 31 July 2011 The Midland Railway - Butterley, Derby  (setlist)
Short set in the merchandise tent at Indietracks
Sunday 31 July 2011 click for larger versionThe Midland Railway - Butterley, Derby  (setlist)
Me and Emma singing "It Only Works Because You're Here" with A Little Orchestra.
Saturday 6 August 2011 click for larger versionBuffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Sunday 7 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Monday 8 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 9 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 10 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 10 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Totally Acoustic Special Edinburgh Fringe show with Helen Arney, Chris T-T and Matt Tiller.
Thursday 11 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Friday 12 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Friday 12 August 2011 Whistlebinkies, Edinburgh  (setlist)
Short spot in someone else's show. We GROUND a few laughs from a tough crowd!
Saturday 13 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Sunday 14 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Sunday 14 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Short spot in the middle of Robin Ince's show... following on from the EXCELLENT Grace Petrie.
Monday 15 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 16 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 17 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 17 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic Special Edinburgh Fringe show, with Helen Arney, Chris T-T, Matt Tiller, The Plimptons and Paul Morricone.
Wednesday 17 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
THIRD gig of the day, in Buffs like all the others, this time doing a couple of songs for Robin Ince.
Thursday 18 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Thursday 18 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Me and Steve doing a short spot in "Edinburgh Must-Sees"
Friday 19 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Saturday 20 August 2011 Buffs Club (R.A.O.B.), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) 17:00 - 18:00
Friday 26 August 2011 Camden Comedy Club, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) London victory lap, we're on 8-9pm.
Saturday 27 August 2011 Camden Comedy Club, London  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) London victory lap, we're on 8-9pm.
Saturday 3 September 2011 Camden Comedy Club, London  (setlist)
Micky Strickson's birthday party, with Ciccone, Keith TOTP, Rebekah Delgado and The Abba Stripes.
Tuesday 4 October 2011 Bethnal Green Working Men's Club, London  (setlist)
"The Cuts Won't Work" with Sara Pascoe, Chris Coltrane, The Behemoth and a load more.
Saturday 22 October 2011 click for larger versionThe Horse & Groom, Brighton  (setlist)
Brighton Indie-Pop Weekender with The Bobby McGees, A Little Orchestra, Tigercats and more. I'm on about 6 o'clock!
Saturday 22 October 2011 The Horse & Groom, Brighton
Playing with A Little Orchestra again.
Thursday 27 October 2011 Gwdihw, Cardiff  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) me and Steve return to WALES for the tour!
Saturday 5 November 2011 click for larger versionThe Chameleon, Nottingham  (setlist)
Validators Full Band Set The return of The Validators, with August Actually, HotMIM and Burly Nagasaki.
Thursday 10 November 2011 The King & Queen, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic A Moon Horse special at Totally Acoustic, with support from A Little Orchestra.
Thursday 10 November 2011 The King & Queen, London  (setlist)
Singing with A Little Orchestra
Friday 11 November 2011 The Windmill, London  (setlist)
Supporting Lazarus Clamp
Wednesday 16 November 2011 click for larger versionThe Portland Arms, Cambridge  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) With Model Village - tickets here:
http://www.wegottickets.com/event/138854
Wednesday 16 November 2011 The Portland Arms, Cambridge  (setlist)
Solo support slot for Moon Horse
Wednesday 23 November 2011 Phoenix FM, Essex  (setlist)
Session and chat with Eddie Curry on Brentwood's Only Alternative
Monday 28 November 2011 The Prince Albert, Brighton  (setlist)
Moon Horse (with Steve) with The Lovely Eggs
Thursday 8 December 2011 The King & Queen, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Mr John Otway!
Saturday 10 December 2011 click for larger versionOstpol, Dresden  (setlist)
Validators Full Band Set The Validators return to Dresden!
Sunday 11 December 2011 Gretchen, Berlin  (setlist)
Validators Full Band Set "Full English Christmas" with the lovely eggs, wickes / the voluntary butler scheme, standard fare and skint & demoralised
Thursday 15 December 2011 Fox & Firkin, London  (setlist)
"Hey there Emo Boy"!

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