Site History 2023

  • December 31 2023 End of a difficult year.
  • December 06 2023 Drupal engine 7.99.
  • November 27 2023 Mojo review of 2023 Proper reissues London Conversation, The Tumbler, Stormbringer and The Road To Ruin.
  • November 21 2023 NME review of Glasgow Green show supporting Wet Wet Wet, 23 Sep 1989. John Neil Munro.
  • November 17 2023 Dutch One World review from Oor, 05 Apr 1978. Hat tip Bram van Splunteren and Tom Steenbergen.
  • November 10 2023 Uncut review Head And Heart | The Acoustic John Martyn revisited.
  • November 07 2023 Sounds One World review revisited, 26 Nov 1977.
  • November 06 2023 New gigdate: London Powerhaus, 31 Mar 1989.
  • November 05 2023 Dutch review Heaven And Earth from Oor magazine.
  • November 04 2023 Identified the Top Gear recordings of Apr 1970: John & Bev, Road To Ruin and Traffic-Light Lady.
  • November 03 2023 Sun article from 1998 about the church with one bell.
  • November 02 2023 Better Formats 1.2.
  • November 01 2023 Winter Gathering at the Clutha, Saturday 27 Jan 2024.
  • October 31 2023 Interesting new gigdate: 6 Oct 1972, Edinburgh Cathedral, with Al Stewart. Dave Radford.
  • October 25 2023 First four albums rereleased on vinyl by Proper Records.
  • October 24 2023 Rosalind Buck used to know Theo Johnson and reports he was of Greek descent: Theodoulos Ioannou.
  • October 15 2023 One World review from Melody Maker, 10 Dec 1977.
  • October 12 2023 Two Melody Maker tour adverts, Autumn 1968 (giglist).
  • October 10 2023 Another single review of Dancing.
  • October 05 2023 Concert review London Powerhaus, Melody Maker 15 Apr 1989.
  • October 01 2023 Extra ticket Mott The Hoople show, Victoria Hall, Hanley, 18 Apr 1971.
  • September 28 2023 Entity Cache 1.7.
  • September 27 2023 Better Formats 1.0.
  • September 25 2023 John's band supported George Benson at 1986 Montreux jazzfestival. Alan Sinclair.
  • September 18 2023 Joe O'Donovan produces Irish poster of Galway, The Warwick show 17 Oct 1987.
  • September 01 2023 Corrected footnote for Uncut 2005 article about Five Leaves Left.
  • August 28 2023 Ticket stub London, Victoria Palace show of 2 Feb 1975.
  • August 09 2023 Entity Cache 1.6.
  • August 01 2023 New old gigdate reported by Philip Weems. Monday 03 Dec 1973, Houston, Sam Houston Coliseum.
  • July 30 2023 Uncut quotes John about Nick Drake's Five Leaves Left. Nice find from 2005 by Tony Marshall.
  • July 27 2023 Correct date for Boxed Set television performance: 17 Sep 1998. Included in giglist.
  • July 17 2023 Japanese re-issue expanded Stormbringer from 2021.
  • July 10 2023 Ticket stub and concert details Brierley Hill, The Robin 1, 31 Jan 2001.
  • July 01 2023 Additional ticket Newcastle City Hall, 06 Dec 1972.
  • June 30 2023 Al Muir remembered John having the flu during 16 Oct 1991 Aylesbury show.
  • June 28 2023 Autographed Live At Leeds #341 message.
  • June 20 2023 Taff Jeffery (Whispering Dwarves) remembers concert at Lincoln based Swiss Cottage Folk Club, probably late sixties.
  • June 07 2023 Drupal engine 7.98.
  • June 02 2023 Interesting interview from Nov 2008: State Of Grace, from The Big Issue North.
  • June 01 2023 Summer Gathering, this time Barnard Castle, Mickleton Village Hall.
  • May 20 2023 Prehistoric poster for London show at the Sunken Garden, 01 May 1969. David Grindi.
  • May 15 2023 Ticket stub and concert details Birmingham Town Hall, 21 Nov 1978.
  • May 10 2023 New old Dutch gigdate: 4 Dec 1971, Maassluis, De Toverbal. Tom Steenbergen signed the contract.
  • May 09 2023 Better Formats 1.0-beta6.
  • May 04 2023 Mojo Les Paul Award ceremony included in giglist, 16 Jun 2008.
  • May 03 2023 Dug up interesting 1970 article: A Star's Romance.
  • May 02 2023 Footnote for John The Baptist lyrics.
  • May 01 2023 More concert details Galway, The Warwick, 17 Oct 1987.
  • Apr 24 2023 New gigdate: 9 Dec 1988, Colston Hall, Bristol. Benefit to stop Hinkley C nuclear power plant. John Neil Munro.
  • Apr 23 2023 Drupal engine 7.97.
  • Apr 21 2023 More details Carlisle Sands Centre benefit of 15 Oct 1988. John Neil Munro.
  • Apr 19 2023 Drupal engine 7.96.
  • Apr 16 2023 Eyeless supported John at 18 May 1975 Belfast show, during the troubles.
  • Apr 11 2023 Poster for 10 Apr 1983 show at Bruxelles University.
  • Apr 10 2023 Second ticket Huntingdon Hall 14 Jun 2001. Paul Martin.
  • Apr 05 2023 Ticket London Shaw Theatre show 28 Mar 1990.
  • Apr 01 2023 Ticket Gravesend, Woodville Halls, 13 Jun 1995.
  • Mar 31 2023 Second ticket Guildford Civic Hall 22 Nov 1984.
  • Mar 23 2023 Four tickets Edinburgh, 25 Oct 1981.
  • Mar 17 2023 Poster for 25 Jun 1990 show at Amsterdam Paradiso.
  • Mar 16 2023 Drupal engine 7.95. Problems..
  • Mar 15 2023 Poster for 5 Oct 1989 show at Amsterdam Paradiso. Hat tip Peter Jonas.
  • Mar 14 2023 Views module 3.29.
  • Mar 12 2023 Extra ticket Edinburgh, 25 Oct 1981. Joel Clarke.
  • Mar 11 2023 Ticket and concert details Ireland, Bray, 24 Jul 1984.
  • Mar 02 2023 Updated release date for Sapphire (15 Nov).
  • Mar 01 2023 Concert poster for Amsterdam 23 Nov 1981 show (giglist).
  • Feb 28 2023 Sounds reviewed Inside Out in 13 Oct 1973 issue.
  • Feb 25 2023 Fly High maxi single mystery finally solved.
  • Feb 20 2023 Bridget St. John's Fly High finally got decent lyric page.
  • Feb 18 2023 Concert memory of Irish show Bray, 12 Oct 1983. John Boland.
  • Feb 15 2023 Heavy update for The Easy Blues song page.
  • Feb 12 2023 Concert poster for Amsterdam 12 Apr 1983 show (giglist).
  • Feb 10 2023 Dundee University show with Al Stewart was 1969, not '68. Ken Richardson was there.
  • Feb 08 2023 jQuery Update module 4.1.
  • Feb 04 2023 Concert memory Toni King of 30 Nov 1979 show at Brunel University.
  • Feb 03 2023 Concert memory by Kevin Harmon-Smith; Basingstoke, The Anvil show of 26 Apr 2006.
  • Feb 02 2023 Ticket stub London Shaw Theatre, 5 Apr 1990. Tim Chantry.
  • Feb 01 2023 Chaos Tool Suite 1.21.
  • Jan 31 2023 Better Formats module 1.0-beta5.
  • Jan 29 2023 Fourteen years gone.. and daily missed.
  • Jan 26 2023 Memory from 1987 Cropredy festival.
  • Jan 25 2023 Advert and concert details Baltimore show with Eric Clapton, 31 Mar 1978.
  • Jan 23 2023 Another new US gigdate, with Traffic: Columbia (South Carolina), 30 Oct 1974.
  • Jan 21 2023 New US gigdate: Fort Worth (Texas), 30 Nov 1973.
  • Jan 20 2023 Festival details 3 Jul 2004 Downpatrick show.
  • Jan 19 2023 Media YouTube module 3.12.
  • Jan 18 2023 Unknown Irish concert date, 6 Apr 1998.
  • Jan 17 2023 D7 Media module 4.5.
  • Jan 16 2023 Better ticket Southampton, Gaumont show 15 Oct 1982.
  • Jan 15 2023 Date module 2.14.
  • Jan 14 2023 Ticket stub and concert details Manchester Apollo, 26 Feb 1986.
  • Jan 13 2023 File Entity module 2.37.
  • Jan 12 2023 Concert memory Birmingham, 13 Apr 1992. Steve Clamp.
  • Jan 11 2023 David Lewis Sounds review of Well Kept Secret popped up on eBay.
  • Jan 10 2023 D7 Media module 4.4.
  • Jan 09 2023 Live At Leeds #192 signature and message.
  • Jan 06 2023 Footnote for NME review of York University show Feb 1977.
  • Jan 05 2023 Steve Owens dug up the origins of Eibhli Ghail Chiuin Ni Chearbhail.
  • Jan 04 2023 Very old single review, John The Baptist from Sunday Mail 15 Feb 1970. John Neil Munro.
  • Jan 03 2023 Sunday's Child review from Record World, 9 Nov 1974. Rob Jarvis.
  • Jan 02 2023 Reset the log file.
  • Jan 01 2023 A good and healthy new year.