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Gigs From History: 2010

Here's all the gigs we played in 2010, along with any details of the night I can remember. If there's a blog entry you can click on the date to read it.

Monday 4 January 2010 West London Trade Union Club, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Performing an excerpt at a Writers Group meeting.
Wednesday 13 January 2010 The Salmon & Compass, London  (setlist)
Short spot at True Stories Told Live
Tuesday 9 February 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)
Totally Acoustic with Matthew Williams from The Grave Architects and Chris Taylor from The Platers.
Friday 12 February 2010 The Criterion, Leicester  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet First night at The Leicester Comedy Festival.
Saturday 13 February 2010 The Criterion, Leicester  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet at The Leicester Comedy Festival.
Sunday 28 February 2010 The Lexington, London  (setlist)
Pop Quiz at London PopFest.
Tuesday 9 March 2010 The Green Dragon, London  (setlist)
With Jay Foreman, Adrian Taylor and Simon Metheringham at Freedom Of Expression.
Tuesday 16 March 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)
Totally Acoustic with Orange Nichole and George Death.
Friday 19 March 2010 click for larger versionThe King & Queen, London  (setlist)
15 minute set alongside a HOST of others at scaledown.
Tuesday 20 April 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)
Totally Acoustic with Keith Top Of The Pops and Superman Revenge Squad.
Tuesday 25 May 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)
Totally Acoustic with a preview of Dinosaur Planet: THE MUSICAL and the marvellous Ben Moor (who was our first ever GUEST STAR too!)
Tuesday 1 June 2010 The Green Dragon, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Special one-off run-through of The Songs!
Saturday 12 June 2010 The Sun Pavilion, Harrogate  (setlist)
Playing at a wedding!
Sunday 20 June 2010 click for larger versionThe Windmill, London  (setlist)
On stage at 5.30pm at a Damnably Summer All-Dayer - tickets here.
Saturday 3 July 2010 Ray's Mum's Back Garden, Stourbridge  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet at HIBBETTFEST, with Mr Ray Dann as our GUEST STAR.
Sunday 4 July 2010 click for larger versionThe Lexington, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet afternoon preview at The Hangover Lounge with Tim Hopkins as GUEST STAR.
Saturday 10 July 2010 The Red Deer, Sheffield  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet preview in Lovely Sheffield, with support from Oxo Foxo and Mr Pete Green as GUEST STAR.
Wednesday 14 July 2010 Fox & Firkin, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet preview in sunny Lewisham - we filmed our trailer there too, and then had Jonny Yeah as GUEST STAR.
Wednesday 21 July 2010 Theatre 503, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet preview in an Actual Theatre... to two people, half of whom were our GUEST STAR, Mr John Kell.
Thursday 22 July 2010 The Musician, Leicester  (setlist)
Sweeping The Nation presents an Indietracks warm-up gig with us, Standard Fare and The Lime Chalks. Tickets available here
Friday 23 July 2010 Kirby Muxloe Sports Club, Leicester  (setlist)
Our second warm-up for Indietracks, a charity DO for Tim's work. Open to his colleagues only, I think!
Sunday 25 July 2010 click for larger versionThe Midland Railway - Butterley, Derby  (setlist)
BEST. GIG. EVER!
Wednesday 28 July 2010 click for larger versionThe Prince Albert, Brighton  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet final preview with GUEST STAR Jimmy McGee.
Thursday 5 August 2010 click for larger versionThe Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet First show - a bit nervy, especially as a reviewer came... tho he never seemed to write the review!
Friday 6 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Second show, and getting a bit more used to it.
Saturday 7 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Rocking along now - despite small audience featuring VERY bored lady in the front row!
Sunday 8 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Late start due to lack of ELECTRIC, but good time had by all!
Monday 9 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet No time for BEER after this one, we had to go and do a SHOWCASE!
Monday 9 August 2010 The Spaces @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh  (setlist)
A few Dinosaur Planet songs at a showcase where we were JUDGED by some Slightly Posh Children as "silly".
Tuesday 10 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Had to DASH after this one to BUSK. Probably could have not bothered!
Tuesday 10 August 2010 Upper Stage, Edinburgh  (setlist)
Being ignored by EVERYONE as we failed to be any good at all at BUSKING.
Wednesday 11 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet We sold ONE ticket in advance, but this turned out well in the end. PHEW!
Thursday 12 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet With Mr J Yeah on his BIRTHDAY as our special guest!
Thursday 12 August 2010 Cow Cafe @ The Underbelly, Edinburgh  (setlist)
Short spot at Helen Arney's Ukelele night - LOTS of fun!
Friday 13 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet The show ALMOST didn't go on due to ELECTRICITY (again), but ROCKED!
Saturday 14 August 2010 The Dram House Upstairs (formerly Wilkie House/GRV), Edinburgh  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet GRATE last day, feat. Mrs C Gibb as special guest AND slightly over excited heckler!
Saturday 21 August 2010 The Camden Head, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet A PACKED house for the first night of our London run!
Sunday 22 August 2010 The Camden Head, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Less packed, but just as much FUN, at the closing night of the London season!
Friday 8 October 2010 Probus Comrades' Club, Truro  (setlist)
Surprise gig for my Step-Mum's "Come Back From New Zealand" party!
Monday 11 October 2010 click for larger versionThe Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Gavin Osborn and Dr Neil.
Sunday 24 October 2010 The Waiting Room, Middlesborough  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet the first date of the TOUR!
Tuesday 26 October 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Winston Echo and Pete Green
Monday 8 November 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Frankie Machine and Jimmy from The Bobby McGees
Friday 12 November 2010 click for larger versionThe Black Heart, London  (setlist)
Launch night for the third issue of Solipistic Pop, with Bec Hill and Terry Saunders.
Saturday 13 November 2010 Nook Cafe, Northampton  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet the tour hits Northampton.
Saturday 13 November 2010 click for larger versionThe Victoria, Birmingham  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Matinee performance - doors 2.30pm, gig starts 3.00pm PROMPTO, and BARGAIN tickets are available here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/94203.
Thursday 18 November 2010 click for larger versionGwdihw, Cardiff  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Wales cannot escape our WRATH - tickets HERE: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/95625
Tuesday 23 November 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Fakebit Polytechnic and Jenny Lockyer.
Saturday 27 November 2010 The Green Dragon, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Matinee performance for The Kids - show starts 4pm.
Saturday 27 November 2010 The Green Dragon, London  (setlist)
Dinosaur Planet Evening performance for ADULTS (i.e. we'll say the swear word in the middle!), shows starts about 8 o'clock.
Tuesday 7 December 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Helen Arney and Tim Eveleigh
Wednesday 8 December 2010 The King's Arms, Salford
Dinosaur Planet with Fenist the Falcon - a story retold in music and shadows by Liz Green. tickets here!
Sunday 12 December 2010 The Social (London), London  (setlist)
The Damnably Christmas Party with Slowgun and Smallgang. Tickets HERE: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/99532
Wednesday 15 December 2010 Rondo Theatre, Bath  (setlist)
Christmas gig with the marvellous Mr Gavin Osborn.
Thursday 16 December 2010 Bull & Gate, London  (setlist)
Super late-notice gig, supporting The Crookes.
Tuesday 21 December 2010 The Lamb, London  (setlist)  (podcast)
Totally Acoustic with Chris T-T and Andy from Pocketbooks


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