|Simon Calkin writes: I worked on the Joy Division/Buzzcocks gig at Bangor University. Everyone in print
says it was 19th October (even Deborah Curtis) but it wasn't the 19th, but 18th.
I've still got the ticket (see scan) despite not needing it to get in (as I worked on the gig, humping PA and lighting
I'd never heard JD until that night,and they blew me away and the Buzzcocks off-stage. They played with a very
simple lighting setup (red wash, blue wash or white wash) because during their set one of the lighting guys was
re-patching the lights, as the hall's electricity supply would not support the full lighting rig, which was designed
for use in much larger places.
Thanks to Simon
Calkin for the scan.