Level 42 – 1987

Here are some photos from meeting Level 42 — these should all be from 1987. They were opening for Tina Turner that year, and I saw at least two of…

More Modern English

Here are two more shots of Modern English singer Robbie Grey at Wolfgang’s in San Francisco, in May 1986. Robbie Grey shows off his beer backstage after the show:  …

Bernard Sumner in Berkeley

Another long-lost photo saved from obscurity! This is New Order’s Bernard Sumner after their show at the Greek Theater in Berkeley on September 19, 1987. See more photos from this…

Robert Smith, reading

One more shot of Mr Robert Smith of The Cure from this day in 1985. He was looking an article on Go West (in the copy of Smash Hits magazine…

Alan Wilder of Depeche Mode

July 1986: Alan Wilder at the Clift Hotel in San Francisco — waiting for Dave Gahan. Andre, the friendly semi-mohawked bodyguard/handler, is in the foreground, telling me off for taking…

Snow (Patrol) in the desert

When: October 2004 Where: Marquee Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona And: After getting to be the only non-crew, non-band person at the venue watching the band soundcheck, I was able to…

One more with The Church

Here’s another picture from this day with the Church. I’m here with Richard Ploog, the band’s former drummer man. (FWIW, I’m wearing a Models t-shirt.) And for more from The…

A girl with a Mission

Here I am with Mick Brown, once of The Mission (aka The Mission UK). I look a bit squished, but apparently survived without injury. ;-) This was taken at One…

Squeeze one more time

Just like what you give your favorite minty-fresh toothpaste, I give you two more pictures of Squeeze. (Look here for more details of this day.) Glenn Tilbrook Chris Difford And…