Colin and partner - 1998

from Southbank Centre Archive:

I have a beautiful memory of seeing Spiritualized and Sonic Youth at RFH as part of John Peel's Meltdown back in 1998. It was just after 'Ladies and Gentlemen we are floating in Space' was released. Sonic Youth were on first and played an amazing set that ran through all their greats. They got the crowd so excited that everybody left their seats and ran down the front to dance. Spiritualized headline the evening with a stunning performance of Ladies and Gentlemen in its entirety that left the crowd in a breathtaking silence. I think John Peel's Meltdown was one of the most inspiring Meltdown…   more >>
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Ladies and Gentlemen performed by Sonic Youth, Spiritualized

Experience Information

Date/Time 1998
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Ivan Hewett on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:40:52 +0100
Approved on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 10:14:21 +0000