Sneeked out of boarding school aged 17 to see my first ever live concert in Edinburgh Venue, may 11 1990 – totally intoxicated by Drive Blind and Chelsea Girl – devoted foller ever since – proud wearer of white Nowhere T-Shirt as much as possible!!
I will never forget coming to see you at Manchester Academy in 1990 being supported by The Verve. Thank you for the most amazing musical experience of my life xx
I have so many great memories of Ride from the first time I saw/heard them on Snub TV playing Drive Blind to seeing them many times live from ULU to Crystal Palace . One of my fondest memories however was from a chance meeting with Loz on Oxford Street prior to the release of Nowhere . He would have been… Read More ›
So, being in my late 30′s – past running around various football and rugby pitches in the south of England – I am more likely to be found upon the back of my bicycle as a way of keeping those ever insistent pies from gathering around my waist. Whilst my fitness may be forever on the wane, my fondness for… Read More ›
Why does death makes us nostalgic for simpler, safer days? I’ve been surrounded by dying family and friends for two years and now children. Every quiet and not so quiet moment I go back again and again to bands from Feile in Tipperary 1991. Clear as this morning: the first bars of Leave Them All Behind in the afternoon with… Read More ›
Mark GARDENER (ex RIDE) – Concert au bar The Gate à Toulouse le 05/12/03 – “C’est trop facile de se plaindre de la mélasse que diffusent les radios. Au moins, nous essayons d’y remédier, de lutter contre Michael Jackson. C’est le devoir de chacun de former un groupe pour lui barrer la route. Avec quelques autres, nous avons ouvert les… Read More ›