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Concerts & happenings
1970

January
Tuesday 20 - Prenteg Wales getting it together in an abandoned freezing school
Friday 30 -
Aston University Great Hall Birmingham
with Kevin Ayers, Skin Alley & Roger Ruskin Spear apparently

February


Saturday 14 - London Arts Lab
15 - Norwich University
Keele University
22 - Implosion Roundhouse London

also on the bill was David Bowie as Hype his new band with Mick Ronson & Tony Visconti + The Groundhogs & Caravan

March
Southampton University
University of Warwick
Roundhouse London
Norwich University

April
Wednesday 1 - 4th french excursion via Ostend
Thursday 2 - ORTF Pop Club Paris
Friday 3 & 4 - Open Circus Paris

Saturday 11 - A
merican Centre Paris

May
Saturday 8 - American Centre Paris
Bachdenkel with Mike McVay and unidentified blonde

Sunday 9 - P
eronne
Saturday 15 - Orleans


Thursday 21 > 23 - Revolutionary Popcorn American Centre Paris


24 - Pop Club Radio ORTF Paris

28 - Fac Dauphine Paris

June
1 - Began recording Lemmings
The Slightest Distance / 1000 Pages / Strangerstill
the session journal
Saturday 6 &7 La Colline Lyon

octavio segui, ed, colin & mike peven( who sketched the page)

8 - recording Lemmings
Donna / Long Time Living / Translation / Equals
12 - amps blow up taking speakers with them
Saturday 13 - Batmitzva Party Pavillon d'Armenonville Paris (Green Velvet)
15 - recording Lemmings Studio Charcot
Appointment / Strangerstill

Friday 19 - American Centre
Saturday 20 - Reims
Sunday 21 - Pavillon d'Armenonville Paris
Monday 22 - Recording session for J. Besnard
Tuesday 23 > 29 Lemmings sessions
Faceless (irate neighbour throws shoe at Colin)
move sessions to studio de la Gaité
Settlement Song
150 hours studio time so far
sell remaing equipment

July
Tue 7 - back to England
Tue - 15 back to Paris
record vocals
230 hours studio time so far

in the end recording Lemmings cost 119,000 francs

August
15 - begin mixing Lemmings