Gigs

 

Here is a list of every live show, radio and TV appearance by The Carpettes from 1977 to the present day. The information is as accurate as possible. If you went to any of the shows or were in any of the other bands and you can remember anything please get in touch.

1977
Newcastle University Aldis House
June 24th
 
Newcastle , The Lonsdale
June 30th
With Moonlight Drive
Gateshead, The Blue Bell
October 20th
With Quadrant
Gateshead, The Bluebell
November 4th
With Quadrant
Newcastle, The Bridge Hotel
November 9th
 
Newcastle University
November 12th
With Penetration
Gateshead, The Bluebell
December 9th
With Punishment of Luxury
Gateshead, The Bluebell
December 15th
With Punishment of Luxury, Buzz, Steve Savage.
1978
Whitley Bay, Rex Hotel
January 15th
With Blitzkrieg Bop
Newcastle University, The Canteen
January 24th
With The Showbiz Kids
Newcastle , The Bridge Hotel
February 15th
With Nothing
Sunderland Lee`s Club
February 18th
With The Prefabs
Sunderland , The Old 29
February 25th
With The Prefabs
Whitley Bay, Rex Hotel
March 5th
With The AngelicUpstarts
Hartlepool, Carlton Club
March 6th
With Giantkiller
Durham, New College
March 10th
 
Redcar, Coatham Bowl
March 11th

With The Vibrators

Interview for Radio Newcastle "Bedrock" Program - March 12th
Durham, The Coach and Eight
March 14th
With The Prefabs
Sunderland, Lee`s Club
18th March
 
London, Leytonstone Red Lion
26th March
With The Leyton Buzzards
Shotton Colliery, Fleming Hotel
April 3rd
 
Darlington, Bowes Wine Cellar
May 5th
 
Whitley Bay, Rex Hotel
May 7th
With The Yachts
Durham, Coach and Eight
May 11th
 
Sunderland, Lee`s Club
May 12th
 
Annfield Plain, The Plainsman
June 16th
 
Whitley Bay, Rex Hotel
June 18th
With Cyanide
Blyth, The Golden Eagle
   
Shotton Colliery, The Fleming Hotel
June 23rd
 
Seaton Carew, Gatsby`s
June 29th
 
Middlesborough, Rock Garden
August 18th

With Penetration

Sunderland, Hylton Castle Festival
August 19th
With The Straw Dogs and Ultimate.
Middlesborough, Eston Grange Festival
August 28th
With Sassafrass and The Dodgers
BBC Radio One John Peel Session Recorded at Maida Vale Studios - 13th December
London, Canning Town, The Bridge House
December 15th
With John Grimaldi`s Cheap Flights
London, Chelsea, The Wheatsheaf
December16th
With The Enemies
London, Covent Garden Rock Garden
December 21st
With The Flys
1979
London, Canning Town, The Bridgehouse
January 9th
With Soho
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
January 22nd
With Zzitz
London, Covent Garden Rock Garden
February 7th
With Addix
Oxford, The Cape of Good Hope
February 22nd
 
London, Harrow Road, The Windsor Castle
March 22nd
With Scarecrow
Oxford, The Corn Dolly
March 13th
 
London, Stoke Newington, The Pegasus
March 16th
With The Crooks
London, Covent Garden Rock Garden
March 19th
With The MonochromeSet
London, Stoke Newington, The Pegasus
March 23rd
With The Crooks
London, West Kensington, The Nashville
March 25th
With Bram Tchaikowsky
London, West Kensington, The Nashville
April 27th
With The Edge
London, Soho, The Marquee
May 9th
With The Doll
London, Covent Garden Rock Garden
May 20th
 
Oxford, The Oranges and Lemons
June 1st
 
London, West Kensington, The Nashville
June 18th
With Bram Tchaikowsky
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
June 30th
With Reg Laws
Started recording of first album, "Frustration Paradise" at Camden Sound Suite, with Bob Sergeant producing. July 4th
London, Soho, The Marquee
July 15th
With The Warm Jets
London, West Hampstead, The Nashville
July 8th
With Duffo
London, Camden Town, Music Machine
July 14th
With Duffo

London, Covent Garden Rock Garden

July 30th
With The Balloons
Oxford, The Oranges and Lemons
September 7th
 
Bishop Stortford, Triad Leisure Centre
September 18th
 
London, Islington, The Hope and Anchor
September 28th
 
London, Clapham, The 101 Club
October 3rd

With Ivor Biggun and The Red Nosed Burglars

London, Clapham, The 101 Club
October 10th
 
London, Soho, The Marquee
November 7th

With The Lurkers

London, West Kensington, The Nashville
November 8th
With The Lurkers
London, Soho, The Marquee
November 14th
With The Lurkers
London, Islington, The Hope and Anchor
November 15th
 
London, Soho, The Marquee
November 21st
With The Lurkers
Houghton-le-Spring, Glendale Club, Private Party
November 22nd
 
London, Soho, The Marquee
 
November 28th
With The Lurkers
London, Dalston Rio
December 10th
With The Statistics
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
December 17th
With The APB`s
1980
London, Camden Town, Dingwalls
January 4th
With The Marmalade
London, Fulham The Greyhound
January 7th
With The Cover Girls
London, Canning Town, The Bridge House
January 8th
With The Dials
London, Harrow Road, The Windsor Castle
January 10th
 
London, Harrow Road, The Windsor Castle
January 17th
With Ski Patrol

London, Harrow Road, The Windsor Castle

(Banned from this venue after this gig, for being too loud !)

January 24th
With Ski Patrol
London, Islington, The Hope and Anchor
February 7th
 

London University Mallet St.

Live Recording. Several tracks released on singles.

February 12th
With Ski Patrol
Derby, Lonsdale College
March 5th

With The Inmates

 

York, Assembly Rooms
March 6th

With The Inmates

Scarborough, The Penthouse
March 7th
With The Inmates
Durham University, St Cuthbert`s College
March 8th
With The Inmates
Redcar, Coatham Bowl
March 9th
With The Inmates
Bournmouth, Stateside
March 11th
With The Inmates
Barnstaple, Chequers
March 12th
With The Inmates
Exeter, Routes
March 13th
With The Inmates
Bath University
March 14th
With The Inmates
Nottingham University
March 15th
With The Inmates
Recorded The Old Grey Whistle Test TV Show for the BBC in Manchester
March 18th
With The Blues Band
London, Victoria, The Venue
March 19th
With The Inmates
High Wycombe, The Nag`s Head
March 27th
 
London, Covent Garden Rock Garden
March 30th
With The X-Dreamysts
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
April 7th
With Zero Zero
London, Camden Town, Music Machine
April 22nd
With The Stickers and The Agents
Italy, Milan, Odessea 2001
June 16th
With Here and Now and Cloudless Sky
3 Seperate Radio interviews followed by an appearance miming to Johnny Won`t Hurt You on Italian TV Quiz Show , "First Round", June 18th
Italy, Certaldo
June 19th
With Sniff
Italy, St. Giovanni
June 20th
 
Italy, Versilia Festival
June 21st

With Tom Robinson`s Sector27

and Gianni Nanini

Recorded "Nothing Ever Changes" single at The Townhouse, Goldhawk Road, London 28-29th June
Italy, Milan, Odessea 2001
July 12th
With The Merton Parkas and The Tigers
Recorded second album, "Fight Amongst Yourselves" at Chipping Norton Studios, with Colin Thurston producing.
Newcastle, The Cooperage
August 21st
 
Holland, Kasteel Pop Festival
August 30th
With Accept and Any Trouble
High Wycombe Nags Head
September 4th
 
Croydon, The Star Hotel
October 1st
With The National Grid
Newcastle , The Cooperage
October 8th
With Treatment Room
Richmond, Snoopies
October 14th
With The Signals
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
October 22nd
With Animal Magnet
Italy - three radio interviews and a press conference! - November 10-11th
Italy, Florence, Club 54
November 12th
 
Italy, Rome, The Piper Club
November 13th
 
Italy, Sestri Levante, Ariston
November 14th
With Urlo
Italy, Milan Odessea 2001
November 17th
 
Italy, Erba Excelsior
November 18th
With Rocking Days and Mauro 77
Italian Television appearance on the show "Popcorn", miming to "Nothing Ever Changes"
Italy, Mantova, Caravel
November 20th
 
Italian TV appearance on the show "Superclassifica" with Robert Palmer, November 21st
Italy, Milan Vidicon
November 22nd
With 198X, HCN, Free Crea and Bloody Hands.
Newcastle , The Cooperage
November27th
With Penny and the Rims
Durham University
November 28th
With Penny and the Rims
1981
Durham, St Cuthberts College
February 13th
With The Dance Band
Durham University
February 14th
With The Monochrome Set
London, The Rock Garden
March 13th

With Chelsea

London, Hammersmith, The Clarendon
April 13th
With The Red Kites
London, Chadwell Heath, The Electric Stadium
April 21st
With The Red Kites and Atilla the Stockbroker
London, Woolwich, The Tramshed
April 28th
With OK Jive and Airstrip One
London, West Hampstead, The Moonlight Club
May 10th
With English 4
London, West Hampstead, The Starlight
May 21st
With Nouveau Agogo
London, Hammersmith, The Clarendon
June 4th

With Housewives Choice and Herman Asteroid

1996
Holidays in the Sun Punk Festival, Blackpool

August 9th

With X-Ray Spex, Sham 69, ATV, The Lurkers etc
1997
Sunderland, The Royalty
July 4th
 
Holidays in the Sun, Punk Festival, Morecombe
July12th
With 999, UK Subs etc
London, The Dublin Castle
August
With The Stains
1998
Sunderland, The Royalty
   
London, The Hope and Anchor
   
Holidays in the Sun, Newcastle
November 1st

With The Exploited, Menace, UK Subs, Peter and the Test Tube Babies etc

1999
Essex, ?
Summer

With The Stains and The UK Subs

High Wycombe
Summer
With The Stains and The UK Subs
London, Dalston
Summer
With The Stains
2000
Germany, Dusseldorf, The Tube

April 22nd

 With The Bratbeaters
2001
Germany, Dusseldorf

June 23rd

With Backwood Creatures
Japan, Tokyo, The Jam
October 20th

With The Registrators

The Stand By Me and Neon Lights

Japan, Tokyo, The Shelter
October 21st
With Firestarter, Treeberries and The Intimate Fags
Japan, Kyoto, Whoopees
October 23rd
With Radio Shanghai, The Frantic Stuffs and Random Hearts
2002
Derby, The Victoria Inn
February 15th
 
Glasgow, The 13th Note
February 16th

With Just Another Dream

and The Red Eyes

Sunderland, Newbottle WMC
September 21st
With Just Another Dream and The WigWamBamz
2003
Japan, Tokyo, The Shelter
February 14th
WithThe Registrators and Firestarter
Japan, Osaka, Second Line
February 15th

With The Registrators, Radio Shanghai and Keen Monkey Work

Japan, Fukuoka, Keith Flack
February 19th
With The Registrators, Bottledirt and Just a Fine Slope
Japan, Tokyo, Statto
February 21st
With The Registrators and Keen Monkey Work
Sunderland, The Borough
May 9th
 

 

Tour of The Czech Republic

29. 10. Pizen - Pod lampou

30. 10. Prague - Futurum


31. 10. Zlin - RC Golem

1. 11. Ostrava - Tancírna

 

April 2006 Germany/Austria

15.04.06
Giessen

16.04.06
Schwabisch gamund

17.04.06
AUS/Innsbruck

18.04.06
AUS / Wien / Movimento
   
19.04.06
D /Chemnitz / AJZ

20.04.06
D / Düsseldorf / Pretty Vacant
    

21.04.06
D / Lübeck / Treibsand
   
22.04.06
D / Berlin / Roadrunners Paradise
August 2011
19 FRIDAY                    Houston            Texas              Mangos
     20 SATURDAY              Austin               Texas              Headhunters
     21 SUNDAY                  San Antonio      Texas              Zombies
     22 MONDAY                 El Paso              Texas              Percolator
     23 TUESDAY                Las Vegas         Nevada            Double Down Saloon
     24 WEDNESDAY          San Francisco    California       Kimo`s Penthouse Lounge 
    25 THURSDAY              Anaheim            California         Doll Hut
    26 FRIDAY                    Hollywood         California          Ad Nauseum
    27 SATURDAY              Santa Monica     California          Trip
    28 SUNDAY                   San Diego          California          Soda Bar
    29 MONDAY                  Tempe            Arizona                Yucca Taprooms