"Hope & Anchor - Front Row Festival"
(Warner Bros. K 66077 - 2LP - 1978)

Side 1
01. Dr. Feelgood
02. Straighten Out
03. Styrofoam
04. Don't Munchen It
05. Speed Kills
06. I'm Bugged
07. I Hate School

Side 2
01. Billy
02. Science Fiction
03. Eastbound Train
04. Bizz Fizz
05. Let's Submerge
06. Crazy

Side 3
01. Demolition Girls
02. Quite Disappointing
03. Creatures Of Doom
04. Gibson Fender Martin
05. Sound Check
06. Zero Hero

Side 4
01. Underground Romance
02. Rock & Roll Radio
03. On The Street
04. Johnny Cool
05. Twenty Yards Behind
06. Hanging Around

Bands
Side 1
* Wilko Johnson Band
* The Stranglers
* Tyla Gang
* The Pirates
* Steve Gibbons Band
* XTC
* Suburban Studs

Side 2
* The Pleasers
* XTC
* Dire Straits
* Burlesque
* X-Ray-Spex
* 999

Side 3
* The Saints
* 999
* The Only Ones
* The Pirates
* Steel Pulse
* Roogalator

Side 4
* Philip Rambow
* The Pleasers
* Tyla Gang
* Steve Gibbons Band
* Wilko Johnson Band
* The Stranglers

Above you can see the legendary guitarist from the early Dr. Feelgood plus another group I fancy a lot Tyla Gang.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


































Steve's releases

This music was recorded at Hope & Anchor between Tuesday November 22nd and Thursday December 15th 1977.

It contains a mix of both new wave, pub rock and punk.

A Big Thank You to Paul Williams in England who sent me this record. He also supplied me with most of the tracks by Gibbons former bands The Ugly's and Balls.




Here you have some of the pictures from the inlay of the LP. I picked my favourites.

From top left to bottom right:

- 2 x Steve Gibbons
- 2 x
The Pirates
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Roogalator & Philip Rambow
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Dire Straits & Tyla Gang