The TPE live archive


I am trying to compile facts about the live shows
and the tours that That Petrol Emotion did... 

If you have anything to add, then please drop me a line.


Live at festivals...

1986 Glastonbury, England 1986 Transmusicales, Rennes, France 1987 Glastonbury, England 04/07/87 Roskilde, Denmark 18/07/87 Kuusrock Festival, Oulu, Finland 19/07/87 Kaivopuisto Concert, Helsinki, Finland 1987 Transmusicales, Rennes, France 09/06/87 Feast Dell Unita, Reggio Emilia, Italy 28/06/87 Parkpop, The Hague, The Netherlands 25/08/89 Reading, England 02/08/91 Thurles Feile festival 02/06/91 Finsbury Park, England 09/05/92 Festival Rock 'n' Solex, Rennes, France 27/06/92 Nottingham Wollaton Park, England 22/08/92 Southsea Castle Grounds, England 03/09/92 Clermont-Ferrand, Festival Rock Au Maximum 28/10/92 Paris, Irish Rock Festival, Le Bataclan 13/04/93 St-Brieuc, Carnavalorock Festival 14/04/93 St Brieuc, Carnavalorock Festival 03/07/93 Vlietpop festival, The Netherlands 10/07/93 Brasparts Rock Aux Portes de L'Enfer, France 17/07/93 Phoenix Festival, Stratford 31/07/93 Thurles Feile festival 30/08/08 The Eletric Picnic Festival, Ireland

Tours...

DATE VENUE Dec-84 Living room 27/04/85 Potterow SU, Edinburgh 28/04/85 Woolwich Polytechnic ??/04/85 Coventry Lanchester Poly 04/05/85 Thames Poly 14/06/85 New Merlins Cave 02/07/85 The Vine, Aston 03/07/85 The System, Liverpool ??/08/85 Croydon Underground 22/08/85 Mean Fiddler, London 27/08/85 Gossips, London 31/08/85 Sir George Robey, London 07/09/85 Tunnel Club, Greenwich 20/09/85 Oval Cricketers, London 27/09/85 The Mermaid, Birmingham ??/09/85 Warwick Uni 04/10/85 The Victoria Aberdeen 05/10/85 Q.M.U Glasgow 06/10/85 Queens Hall Edinburgh 07/10/85 Rock City Nottingham 08/10/85 University Sheffield 11/10/85 The International Manchester 14/10/85 The Powerhouse Birmingham 16/10/85 University Liverpool 17/10/85 University Leeds 19/10/85 University Newcastle 20/10/85 Studio Bristol 21/10/85 Top Rank Brighton 23/10/85 Poly, Leicester 25/10/85 Rock Academy Dublin 26/10/85 Queens University Belfast 27/10/85 The Harp Club 28/10/85 Civic Hall Guilford 30/10/85 U.l.U Norwich Oct 31/10/85 Hammersmith Palais London 01/11/85 Acklam Hall, London 02/11/85 Acklam Hall, London 06/11/85 Mean Fiddler, London 07/11/85 Portsmouth Poly 08/11/85 The Dug Out, Briston 09/11/85 Woolwich Thames Poly 13/11/85 Brunel uni. Uxbridge 14/11/85 Juich Lucy's, Corby 16/11/85 Sir George Robey 17/11/85 Chamberley, Surrey 02/12/85 Boston Arms 25/01/86 Sir George Robey 02/03/86 Amsterdam 04/03/86 Brussells Ancienne 01/05/86 Norwich, The Gala Ballroom 03/05/86 Newcastle, University 05/05/86 Brighton Beach 06/05/86 Sheffield, Limit Club 07/05/86 Huddersfield, Polytechnic 08/05/86 Leeds, Warehouse 10/05/86 Manchester, International 11/05/86 Wolverhampton, Scruples 13/05/86 Carlow, Regional College 14/05/86 Derry, Venue 15/05/86 Belfast, Queens University 16/05/86 Dublin, Trinity College 17/05/86 Limerick, Pink Elephant 19/05/86 Liverpool, University 20/05/86 Stoke, Shelleys 21/05/86 Leicester, Princess Charlotte 22/05/86 Camden Electric Ballroom 23/05/86 Cardiff, Nero's 27/05/86 Colchester, St. Mary's 29/05/86 Galashiles, College of Textiles 30/05/86 Edinburgh, Electric Circus 31/05/86 Aberdeen, Victoria Hotel 01/06/86 Glasgow, Mayfair Club 05/06/86 Bristol, Bier Keller 21/06/86 Glastonbury 03/07/86 Mean Fiddler 31/07/86 New Merlins Cave, London 04/09/86 Acklam Hall, London 29/09/86 Paradox, Antwerp, Belgium 30/09/86 Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland 01/10/86 Markthalle. Hamburg, Germany 02/10/86 The Loft, Berlin, Germany 04/10/86 Batschkapp, Frankfurt, Germany 05/10/86 Zeche, Bochum, Germany 06/10/86 Luxor, Cologne, germany 09/10/86 My Way, Fiorenenzuola, Italy 10/10/86 Manila, Florence, Italy 12/10/86 Slego, Rimini, Italy 13/10/86 QBO, Bologna, Italy 24/11/86 Nottingham - The Garage 25/11/86 Birmingham Burberries 29/11/86 Manchester Poly 26/11/86 Bradford, Uni 28/11/86 Glasgow, Strathclyde Uni 29/11/86 Manchester - Polytechnic 01/12/86 Southampton - The Solent Suite 02/12/86 Sheffield - Limit Club 03/12/86 Bristol - Bierkeller 04/12/86 Boston Arms , London 06/12/86 Liverpool - Polytechnic 13/12/86 Rennes, France 11/01/87 The Albany 13/02/87 Golders Green, London 11/04/87 Sir George Robey Babble Tour 02/05/87 Brighton Poly 04/05/87 Pineholt Club, Gloucester 05/05/87 Irish Centre Birmingham 06/05/87 Liverpool, Mardi Gras 08/05/87 Edinburgh, Venue 09/05/87 Aberdeen, Venue 10/05/87 Dundee, Dance Factory 11/05/87 Newcastle, Riverside 13/05/87 Nottingham, Rock City 14/05/87 Leeds, Warehouse 15/05/87 Manchester, International 16/05/87 Norwich, UEA 18/05/87 Bristol, Bier Keller 19/05/87 London, Town & Country Club 21/05/87 Portsmouth, Basins 22/05/87 Old Five Bells, Northampton 23/05/87 Sheffield, Limit 13/06/87 Golders Green 15/07/87 The Ritz, NYC, USA 20/07/87 Tavastia Club,Helsinki,Finland 24/07/87 Ritz, Stockholm, Sweden 25/07/87 Sardines, Oslo, Norway 18/09/87 La Cigale, Paris, France 26/09/87 Leicester, Poly Yargo 27/09/87 Sheffield, Leadmill 28/09/87 Newcastle, Mayfair 01/10/87 Leeds, Poly setlist 02/10/87 Norwich, UES 04/10/87 Bristol, Studio 05/10/87 Cardiff, University 06/10/87 London, National Ballroom 08/10/87 Liverpool Uni 09/10/87 Manchester, International Genius Move Tour 29/09/87 Powerhouse Birmingham 20/10/87 SDSU backdoor, USA 13/11/87 The Ritz, NY, USA End of the... Tour London, Town & Country Club 02/03/88 Middlesbrough, Teeside Poly 18/04/88 Falkirk, The Club House 19/04/88 Galashiels, Coll. of Technology 21/04/88 Glasgow, QMU 22/04/88 Aberdeen, The Venue 23/04/88 Stirling, University 24/04/88 Edinburgh, Venue 25/04/88 Derry, Rialtos 27/04/88 Galloway, CJs 28/04/88 Cork, Sir Henry's 29/04/88 Dublin, Olympic Ballroom 30/04/88 Birmingham, Irish Centre 03/05/88 Birmingham, Hummingbird 23/09/88 Northampton, Kamikazi Club 24/09/88 Nottingham, Rock City 26/09/88 Leeds, Irish Centre 27/09/88 setlist Norwich, UEA 30/09/88 Hatfield - Forum 01/10/88 London, Town & Country Club 02/10/88 London, Town & Country Club 03/10/88 setlist Portsmouth, Pier 06/10/88 Sheffield - University 08/10/88 Cambridge - Corn Exchange 09/10/88 Bristol - Studio 10/10/88 Leicester - Polytechnic 11/10/88 Sunderland - Polytechnic 13/10/88 Glasgow - Barrowlands 14/10/88 Aberdeen - Venue 15/10/88 Newcastle - Mayfair 17/10/88 Liverpool - University 18/10/88 Manchester - International 2 19/10/88 Worthing Assembly Hall 21/10/88 Guildford - Civic Hall 22/10/88 Cardiff - University 23/10/88 Tallinn 01/11/88 Leningrad 02/11/88 Grenoble - Le Summum 27/11/88 Lyon - Le Truck 28/11/88 Montpellier - Rockstore 29/11/88 Madrid - O'Madrid 01/12/88 Vittoria - Universal 02/12/88 Bordeaux - Le Chat Bleu 03/12/88 Paris - La Cigale 04/12/88 Dieppe - Salle Paul Eluard 06/12/88 Nancy - L'Entrepot 07/12/88 London, Town & Country Club 13/12/88 The World, NY, USA 11/02/89 Glenn Miller Ballroom, Denver, USA 03/03/89 Starry NC, Portland, USA 13/03/89 Fillmore, SF, USA 18/03/89 The Metro, Chicago, USA 24/03/89 Barrymores, Ottawa 28/03/89 London, Islington Powerhouse 01/06/89 Powerhouse, London, England 20/08/89 Chemicrazy Tour Glasgow, Sub Club 19/03/90 Glasgow, Sub Club 20/03/90 Manchester, Boardwalk 22/03/90 Manchester, Boardwalk 23/03/90 London, Subterania 26/03/90 Subterrania, London 27/03/90 Subterrania, London 28/03/90 The Melkweg, The Netherlands 18/04/90 The Marquee 21/06/90 Alexandra Palace 11/08/90 Astoria, London 25/09/90 Derby Assembly Rooms 03/10/90 Leeds Coliseum 04/10/90 Newcastle Riverside 05/10/90 Glasgow QMU 06/10/90 Manchester Uni 08/10/90 setlist Sheffield Poly 09/10/90 Leicester Uni 10/10/90 Coventry Warwick Uni 12/10/90 Portsmouth Poly 13/10/90 Birmingham Goldwyns 15/10/90 Reading Uni 16/10/90 Brixton Fridge 17/10/90 Liverpool Poly 18/10/90 SFX Centre, Dublin 21/10/90 Brixton Academy, London 29/11/90 Liverpool Poly 01/12/90 La Locomotive, Paris, France 20/12/90 Barrowlands, Glasgow 16/01/91 Birmingham Hummingbird 17/01/91 Brixton Academy 18/01/91 Islington Powerhaus, London 31/05/91 Brighton Stanmer Park 24/08/91 Queen Mary College London 15/12/91 The Clapham Grand, London 18/12/91 92 tour Wollaton Park, Nottingham 27/06/92 Windsor Old Trout 10/09/92 The Clapham Grand, London 11/09/92 Reading 21 South Street 12/09/92 Edwards Birmingham 14/09/92 Leeds, Duchess of York 15/09/92 setlist Glasgow, King Tut's Wah Wah Hut 16/09/92 Newcastle, Riverside 17/09/92 Cambridge Junction 19/09/92 Brighton, Zap Club 20/09/92 Leicester Princess Charlotte 21/09/92 Manchester, Boardwalk 22/09/92 Derby Wherehouse 24/09/92 Northampton Roadmender 25/09/92 Islington Powerhaus 26/09/92 Liverpool Haigh Bar 17/11/92 Glasgow King Tuts Wah Wah Hut 18/11/92 Bradford Uni 19/11/92 Preston University of Lancs 21/11/92 Nottingham Trent Poly 22/11/92 Bristol, La Kota 23/11/92 Milton Keynes Woughton Centre 25/11/92 Portsmouth, Pyramids 26/11/92 Harlesden Mean Fiddler 27/11/92 Sheffield The Park 29/11/92 setlist Norwich, Waterfront 30/11/92 Folkestone, Metronome 01/12/92 Rayleigh Pink Toothbrush 02/12/92 93 tour Camden Falcon 11/03/93 (as the 'Scumsurfers'!!!!!) Islington Powerhaus 12/03/93 Glasgow Strathclyde Uni 13/03/93 Manchester Boardwalk 15/03/93 Leeds, University 16/03/93 Stoke Wheatsheaf 17/03/93 Bristol Fleece & Firkin 18/03/93 setlist Pontypridd Uni of Glamorgan 19/03/93 West End Centre, Aldershot 20/03/93 Leicester Princess Charlotte 22/03/93 Windsor Old Trout 23/03/93 Coventry Tic Toc 24/03/93 Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms 23/04/93 Dublin JMTV 27/04/93 Jordanstown Uni 28/04/93 Belfast Conor Hall 29/04/93 The Tivoli Ballroom, Dublin 30/04/93 Tullamore Harriers 01/05/93 Cork Sir Harrys 02/05/93 Liverpool Uni 05/05/93 Oxford Venue 06/05/93 Edinburgh Venue 08/05/93 Glasgow Cathouse 09/05/93 Middlesbrough Arena 10/05/93 Bradford Queens Hall 11/05/93 The Clapham Grand, London 13/05/93 Amsterdam Melkweg 27/05/93 Breda Para 28/05/93 Utrecht Tivoli 29/05/93 Brussels Vaartkapoen 30/05/93 Sneek Bolwerk 02/06/93 Den Haag Paard 03/06/93 Nijmegen Doornroosje 04/06/93 Groningen Simpion 05/06/93 Sittard Fenix 06/06/93 Rotterdam Nightown 07/06/93 FNAC, Paris, France 08/06/93 (record store gig) Black Session, Radio France 10/06/93 Camden Palace 27/07/93 Plouneur-trez Hesperides 03/10/93 Rouen Exo 7 05/10/93 Nantes Olympic 06/10/93 Toulouse Bikini 07/10/93 Montpellier Salle Victories 08/10/93 Grenoble L'Entrepot 09/10/93 Paris, Passage du Nord Ouest 11/10/93 Lyon Le Transclub 13/10/93 Reims le Cirque 14/10/93 Rennes l'Ubu 15/10/93 Nancy Zenith 16/10/93 Brussels Botanique 20/10/93 Amsterdam Sleepin 21/10/93 Haarlem Patronaat 22/10/93 Den Bosch Willem II 23/10/93 Vienna Scene Wein 25/10/93 Geneva L'Usine 27/10/93 Thun Budway Bar 28/10/93 Vevey Rocking Chair 29/10/93 Moudon L'Ansiennes Prisons 30/10/93 Last of the Last of the True Believers The Clapham Grand, London 27/05/94 setlist The Tivoli Ballroom, Dublin 28/05/94 Renegades of Pop part deux / The return of That Petrol Emotion The Dirty Water Club, London 26/08/08 setlist The Spirit Store, Dundalk, Ireland 28/08/08 setlist The Eletric Picnic, Portaloise, Ireland 30/08/08 stage pic The summer tour '09 Birmingham - Academy 2 01/07/09 Portsmouth - Wedgewood Rooms 02/07/09 London - Bloomsbury Ballroom 03/07/09 Kent - Hop Farm Festival 05/07/09 Nottingham - Rescue Rooms 06/07/09 Manchester - Academy 3 07/07/09 Leeds - Cockpit 09/07/09 Newcastle - Academy 2 10/07/09 Kinross, Scotland - T In The Park 11/07/09 Dublin - Oxegen Festival 12/07/09