The Pre-Punk Years
1964    
28.11.64 The Who The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
     
1965    
23.01.65 The Who The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
17.03.65 The Rolling Stones / The Hollies / Dave Berry and The Cruisers / The Checkmates / Goldie and The Gingerbreads / The Konrads + Compere Johnny Ball Odeon Cinema
09.07.65 The Who Locarno, Basildon
23.08.65 The Who The Corn Exchange, Colchester
04.12.65 The Who The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
     
1966    
05.02.66 The Who Odeon Cinema
26.02.66 David Bowie & The Buzz The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
18.03.66 The Who Locarno, Basildon
30.04.66 The Who The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
02.09.66 The Who Locarno, Basildon
     
1967    
25.01.67 The Who / The Roulettes / Sounds Around / She Trinity + DJ Tony Blackburn (The band played two shows 18:15 and 20:45) Kingsway Theatre, Hadleigh
25.02.67 The Jimi Hendrix Experience The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford
26.02.67 The Jimi Hendrix Experience (x2 Shows) Cliffs Pavillion
     
1968    
10.02.68 The Who Essex University, Colchester
14.12.68 The Who Bubbles Club, Brentwood
     
1969    
18.01.69 The Sweet Penthouse Club, Colchester
02.05.69 The Sweet Westlands Youth Centre, Chelmsford
16.05.69 The Sweet City Football Ground, Chelmsford
23.04.69 The Sweet Marconi Club, Chelmsford
04.07.69 The Sweet Westlands Youth Centre, Chelmsford
21.12.69 Hawkwind Civic Theatre , Chelmsford
     
1970    
01.04.70 Mott The Hoople Victoria Hall, Chelmsford
28.02.70 David Bowie's New Electric Band (a.k.a. The Hype) / High Tide / Overson / Iron Maiden Basildon Arts Centre
17.07.70 David Bowie (The Hype) The Cricketers Inn (Fickle Pickle Club)
15.11.70 Hawkwind Eyes Club , Chelmsford
     
1971    
03.01.71 Hawkwind Eyes Club , Chelmsford
04.04.71 Mott The Hoople Palace Theatre
23.07.71 Paladin Kursaal Ballroom
     
1972    
26.03.72 Hawkwind Cliffs Pavillion
16.04.72 The Sweet The Kings Club, Canvey Island
23.05.72 Stray Kursaal Ballroom
25.06.72 Mott The Hoople Cliffs Pavillion
21.08.72 Roy Orbison (21/8 - 26/8) Talk of The South / TOTS
22.08.72 Gary Glitter Zero 6
23.09.72 'Rock 'n' Roll Big 'Nite' Out' with Screaming Lord Sutch & The Savages / The Flamin' Groovies / Heinz with Dr Feelgood / Shaking Stevens & The Sunsets Kursaal Ballroom
07.10.72 Status Quo / Ellis Kursaal Ballroom
01.10.72 Arthur Brown Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
13.10.72 Gary Glitter The Kings Club, Canvey Island
15.10.72 Vinegar Joe Queens Hotel
22.10.72 Focus Queens Hotel
27.10.72 Argent Queens Hotel
29.10.72 Pink Fairies Queens Hotel
01.11.72 The Sweet The Sports Centre, Colchester
05.11.72 Stray Queens Hotel
12.11.72 Status Quo Queens Hotel
19.11.72 Man Queens Hotel
26.11.72 Osibisa Queens Hotel
03.12.72 Genesis Queens Hotel
08.12.72 Gary Glitter Intercon Disco, Victoria Circus, Southend-on-Sea
10.12.72 Budgie Queens Hotel
15.12.72 Roy Wood's Wizzard The Kings Club, Canvey Island
16.12.72 Blackfoot Sue Kursaal Ballroom
17.12.72 Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come Queens Hotel
24.12.72 Stray Queens Hotel
26.12.72 The Crickets (Featuring Glen Hardin, Sonny Curtis + Jerry) Talk of The South / TOTS
     
1973    
05.01.73 The Bay City Rollers The Kings Club, Canvey
05.01.73 Dr Feelgood The Esplanade
07.01.73 The Pink Fairies Queens Hotel
10.01.73 The Sweet The Goldmine, Canvey
14.01.73 Focus (Status quo - Cancelled) Queens Hotel
21.01.73 J Geils Band / Sam Apple Pie Queens Hotel
28.01.73 Home Queens Hotel
03.02.73 Dr Feelgood The Top Alex
04.02.73 Vinegar Joe Queens Hotel
10.02.73 Groundhogs Kursaal Ballroom
17.02.73 Hawkwind Kursaal Ballroom
03.03.73 Status Quo Kursaal Ballroom
03.03.73 Lou Reed Southend College of Technology - Cancelled
06.03.73 Thin Lizzy Zero 6
23.03.73 Dr Feelgood The Esplanade
08.04.73 Thin Lizzy Queens Hotel
15.04.73 Mud Zero 6
22.04.73 Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come Queens Hotel
20.05.73 Thin Lizzy Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
16.06.73 Suzi Quatro Queens Hotel
13.10.73 Wishbone Ash Kursaal Ballroom
27.10.73 Man Kursaal Ballroom
03.11.73 Nazareth Kursaal Ballroom
10.11.73 The Sweet Kursaal Ballroom
24.11.73 Uriah Heep Kursaal Ballroom
01.12.73 Mott The Hoople / Queen Kursaal Ballroom
06.12.73 Gong Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
07.12.73 Rory Gallagher Kursaal Ballroom
15.12.73 Lindisfarne Kursaal Ballroom
21.12.73 Status Quo Kursaal Ballroom
     
1974    
05.01.74 Hawkwind Kursaal Ballroom
02.02.74 Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
15.03.74 Golden Earring Kursaal Ballroom
22.03.74 Queen The Paddocks, Canvey Island
07.04.74 Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Queens Hotel
14.04.74 Dr Feelgood The Top Alex
13.05.74 Slade Kursaal Ballroom
08.06.74 Sensational Alex Harvey Band Kursaal Ballroom
09.06.74 Slowbone Queens Hotel
16.06.74 Alquin Queens Hotel
23.06.74 U.F.O. Queens Hotel
27.06.74 Deep Purple Kursaal Ballroom
30.06.74 Isotope / Necromancer Queens Hotel
06.07.74 Sparks Kursaal Ballroom
07.07.74 Gypsy Queens Hotel
13.07.74 Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Kursaal Ballroom
14.07.74 Hustler / Hero Queens Hotel
21.07.74 Esperanto Queens Hotel
21.09.74 Humble Pie Kursaal Ballroom
13.10.74 Nutz / Billion Dollar Band Queens Hotel
19.10.74 Sensational Alex Harvey Band Kursaal Ballroom
20.10.74 Becket / Granny Queens Hotel
25.10.74 Van Der Graaf Generator Kursaal Ballroom
26.10.74 Man Kursaal Ballroom
23.11.74 Tangerine Dream Kursaal Ballroom
30.11.74 Golden Earring / Lynyrd Skynyrd Kursaal Ballroom
08.12.74 Fusion Orchestra Queens Hotel
13.12.74 The Sweet Kursaal Ballroom
15.12.74 Uriah Heep Kursaal Ballroom
21.12.74 Hawkwind / Dr Feelgood Kursaal Ballroom
24.12.74 Dr Feelgood Queens Hotel
     
1975    
04.01.75 Showaddywaddy Talk of The South / TOTS
17.01.75 The Kursaal Flyers / Eddie & The Buzzards / Billion Dollar Band Southend College of Technology
15.02.75 The Pretty Things Kursaal Ballroom
16.02.75 Wally Queens Hotel
22.02.75 Black Oak Arkansas Kursaal Ballroom
23.02.75 A Band called 'O' Queens Hotel
23.02.75 Dr Feelgood Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
01.03.75 Status Quo Kursaal Ballroom
02.03.75 Kilburn & The High Roads Queens Hotel
08.03.75 Lindisfarne Kursaal Ballroom
16.03.75 Be Bop Deluxe Queens Hotel
22.03.75 Manfred Mann Kursaal Ballroom
23.03.75 SNAFU Queens Hotel
29.03.75 10CC Kursaal Ballroom
30.03.75 Fruupp Queens Hotel
31.03.75 The Rubettes Cliffs Pavillion
04.04.75 Dr Feelgood Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
11.04.75 Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Kursaal Ballroom
04.05.75 Dr Feelgood Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
10.05.75 Gong / Man Kursaal Ballroom
24.05.75 Focus Kursaal Ballroom
26.05.75 Sensational Alex Harvey Band Kursaal Ballroom
21.08.75 The Kursaal Flyers / Circus Queens Hotel
04.10.75 Barclay James Harvest / Tom Robinson Kursaal Ballroom
07.10.75 'An Informal Evening With The Legendary Bette Davis' Cliffs Pavilion
25.10.75 Curved Air Kursaal Ballroom
26.10.75 Showaddywaddy Cliffs Pavilion
01.11.75 The Pink Fairies Kursaal Ballroom
08.11.75 Dr Feelgood Kursaal Ballroom
22.11.75 Thin Lizzy Kursaal Ballroom
07.12.75 Fruupp Chancellor Hall, Chelmsford
13.12.75 Hawkwind Kursaal Ballroom
     

 

 

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