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, "derek392002" <derek392002@...> wrote:
> What was the purpose of this appearance?
> The DJ set was tight and skilful but they were just playing other
> people's records! Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't there a new album
> out? Was this meant to be a form of promotion for it?
> I went to the Zap Club hoping to see them play live. When that didn't
> pan out, I then hoped to hear some of the new album - neither of these
> things took place!
> Why travel all the way down to Brighton to:
> 1. not play live?
> 2. not play any new tracks?
> It all seemed a bit pointless and I did feel quite disappointed.
> I don't know if band members ever read this forum, but if so: please
> come back to Brighton and play a proper gig, like your fantastic
> previous appearance at Concorde 2!
Thanks to everyone who replied to my (rather grumpy) message.
I felt disappointed as at no time, either on the posters around town
or on the tickets, did it say anything about a DJ set only. It's only
two words! It could be in small writing or in brackets!
Also, I hadn't subscribed to this group prior to the date - my mistake
I know, as I would have found out about the appearance before buying
the tickets (or not, I hate clubs as I find the music lazy,
repetitive, monotonous and soporific).
They were just so good at Concorde 2, but of course putting on live
gigs is always more expensive and complex than just turning up with a
box full of records.
Best Wishes to you all