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#73326 - Thu, 23 Mar 2006 00:35:00 New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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As shamelessly cut and pasted from another thread... wink

Folks, just a quick note to confirm that Monument will be playing in Greenock (26 miles - a short direct train ride - from Glasgow)on Friday 21st July 2006. Hopefully we'll be able to see some fellow Vox fans at the gig. Full details, times and running order to follow...

We did ponder on an afternoon gig on the 22nd, but the logistics of getting a decent crowd on a Saturday afternoon coupled with staging the gig at a decent time to allow folks (and ourselves) to get to Glasgow for the John Foxx gig were against us...
Cheers...
excited

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#73327 - Thu, 23 Mar 2006 19:05:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hi, for the newbies, please check us out in the Media Archive section.

Monument - Ultravox Tribute

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#73328 - Wed, 29 Mar 2006 05:48:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I guess there is no hope that you guys would ever be in new york? How long have you all been together?

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#73329 - Wed, 29 Mar 2006 05:59:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I've tried to get them to come up here, but I guess it would just be way too expensive. Ah, well, one day...! (No pun intended.) laugh

Mrs. X

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#73330 - Wed, 29 Mar 2006 06:11:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Well, now we are both asking wink

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#73331 - Wed, 29 Mar 2006 06:24:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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See my post in the other thread. wink

Mrs. X

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#73332 - Wed, 29 Mar 2006 23:29:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Of course you are right but it would be nice. smile

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#73333 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:11:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Well Ladies!

Monument would love to play over in your beloved homelands, but the logistics of it all would be a total financial no no, not unless you guys win the lottery & fly us ..(& the gear) over there!

Maybe 'One Small Day'..(Pun Intended!...lol biglaugh )

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#73334 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:16:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Ha! Ha! Ha! laugh

If I won the lottery, Mr. X and I would probably pack up our things and move over there so we'd be able to see you in your beloved homeland anyway! But, chances are if I won, it would be millions of dollars, so I could probably manage both. I'll see what I can do. wink

Mrs. X

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#73335 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:23:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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If it works, I am willing to pay a lot for getting your knowledge Tara. And will I get the exclusive rights for making a book, a film.... ?
For the book I have already the title:
"How to get the jackpot for dummies" (registration pending on this title already, sorry mates) laugh

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#73336 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:31:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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If I win the next jackpot this weekend(which is over 100 million US) do you think I could get Ultravox to play a couple for all of us?

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#73337 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:36:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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All together? Assuming you are meaning the RIE- line up,..... probably not.
But on one stage, nobody is able to see the others, seperated with THIN WALLs, it could work...
But your money is better invested in my "PLAN A" I think. Remember it?

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#73338 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:43:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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No Ultravox....no Monument...Will no one sing Rage In Eden for me cry cry

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#73339 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:46:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Quote:
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If I win the next jackpot this weekend(which is over 100 million US) do you think I could get Ultravox to play a couple for all of us?
You could try...but I'd want the original line-up with Foxx and Shears. wink

If you want the Midge line-up...well...keep in mind that ABBA turned down something like a billion dollars to reunite. Ultravox may be tempted for $100,000,000 but whether they'd actually go through with it is another thing altogether.

Mrs. X

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#73340 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:47:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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No Ultravox....no Monument...Will no one sing Rage In Eden for me cry cry
.noonretfa eht ni htaed rebmemer I, hoO

laugh nutjob

Mrs. X

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#73341 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 05:50:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Ha!Ha!Ha! lmao

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#73342 - Thu, 30 Mar 2006 06:10:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Sorry, but that's as far as I'll go. It's all I remember! laugh

Mrs. X

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#73343 - Fri, 31 Mar 2006 05:50:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I shall be there. In my diary now.

Roy

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#73344 - Mon, 03 Apr 2006 23:51:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Well I'm glad to see someone's back on track eh!
It will be good to see you again Mr Gwinn wink

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#73345 - Tue, 04 Apr 2006 02:44:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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We will give you guy's an update hopefully later in the week about the forthcoming gig(s).

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#73346 - Thu, 13 Apr 2006 19:28:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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It looks like Caz and I will be travelling up to Glasgow on the Friday. Have you got any update regarding a possible coach to Greenock from Glasgow, Don? What time would it be leaving? (I need some idea so we can plan our journey from here)

Thanks..

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#73347 - Sat, 15 Apr 2006 23:19:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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If there isn't enough folks there will be no bus!!!...LOL
I'm sure we can get you guys picked up...(erm, pardon the pun!)

Sleepy zzzzz

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#73348 - Sun, 16 Apr 2006 01:28:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Bless your heart.. I will be booking transport and accommodation by the end of this month, so I will let you know what our plans are asap.

No worries about the pun, btw laugh

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#73349 - Sun, 23 Apr 2006 18:29:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Just to update you guys for the July gig.

It WILL be a definate goer this one folks, we will be trying to sort out a support act & then we let Cerise know what's happening as & when we know OK wink

Regards...
zzzzz

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#73350 - Sat, 06 May 2006 08:20:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Got my JF ticket for Scotland ( wherever it is !)

Davy - will be in touch + looking forward to a top weekend laugh

Chaps & chapesses - if you can possibly make it you won't be disapointed <img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="cool.gif" />

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#73351 - Sat, 06 May 2006 13:27:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Got my ticket as well.

See you all there laugh

Chappie

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#73352 - Tue, 23 May 2006 18:59:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Caz and I have our train tickets, and are booked in at the Eurohostel for 21 and 22 July. Any more news re the Greenock gig and the Voxgate venue?

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#73353 - Wed, 24 May 2006 21:37:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Quote:
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Caz and I have our train tickets, and are booked in at the Eurohostel for 21 and 22 July. Any more news re the Greenock gig and the Voxgate venue?
Hi Shirl, what do you need to know and i will answer?

Davy

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#73354 - Wed, 24 May 2006 21:38:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Caz and I have our train tickets, and are booked in at the Eurohostel for 21 and 22 July. Any more news re the Greenock gig and the Voxgate venue?
Hi Shirl, what do you need to know and i will answer?

Davy

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#73355 - Thu, 25 May 2006 06:35:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hi Davy

Do you have a venue for the Greenock gig? Don mentioned the possibility of transport being arranged from Glasgow.. any more news on this?

On the Voxgate front for the Saturday - does anyone know what time and at which place people are meeting up?

Thanks..

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#73356 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 07:44:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I'll be there with bells on! wink

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#73357 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 07:56:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I'll be there with bells on! wink
Oh yeah? What bells are these?

However, you will have a lot of fun without me this time... frown

Tattie, eh... evil

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#73358 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 08:19:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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there's only one bell!!! evil

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#73359 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 08:38:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hell's bells lmao

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#73360 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 08:41:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I'm just a horny devil...but you already knew that. I will take care of all the groupies, including Sassy while they are on stage evil evil

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#73361 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 09:34:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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They may let you as long as you dress up as one of the members of Lordi. :p

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#73362 - Sun, 04 Jun 2006 09:59:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hell's bells lmao
Did someone shout my name?

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#73363 - Wed, 07 Jun 2006 21:33:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Back in rehearsals this weekend, looking to add another couple of numbers to the set for the July gig wink

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#73364 - Fri, 23 Jun 2006 10:55:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Update guys; Had a nice wee techy run through, with Lament being added to the ever-growing set list, bloody Yamaha DX7!!! confused2 wink

Regards...
zzzzz

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#73365 - Fri, 23 Jun 2006 17:15:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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DX7? yuk

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#73366 - Fri, 23 Jun 2006 21:40:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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cussing Lament also!! One of my faves!!! I want to be there! cussing

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#73367 - Fri, 23 Jun 2006 21:44:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Havocman:
<strong>DX7? shock

Maryann; Well get your ass on a plane & get over here then m'dear! wink

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#73368 - Sat, 24 Jun 2006 00:45:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Don't tempt me wink

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#73369 - Sat, 24 Jun 2006 01:10:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Don't tempt me wink
They're great! You wouldn't regret a single minute of it.

Plus they are a funny bunch of people. Donnie always makes Marķa tear herself with laughter, even without saying a word. She calls him "el subnormal" by now.

lmao lmao

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#73370 - Sat, 24 Jun 2006 01:18:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Don't tempt me wink
And if you flew in on the 8th July already, you could go to GLASGOW, to the T. in the Park Festival and see MANU CHAO!!!!! Hips don't lie!

<img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="cool.gif" />

(Oh, I forgot to take my coat to this office this morning; right, I'm going home and take it there... :rolleyes: )

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#73371 - Sat, 24 Jun 2006 03:13:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Lava: You mentioned Brooklyn as a venue........where in Brooklyn, ...must be outdoors
BTW: my friend says if Radiohead is playing in England/Scotland to please let me know and she will drag my ass over for sure...impossible to see Radiohead in the US.

Not sure if the boys from Scotland would be ready for a visit by me wink

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#73372 - Sat, 24 Jun 2006 04:14:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Sleepwalker:
<strong>Yes, I know HM, but they did use them during Set Movements back in good old 1984, believe it or not they are quite collectable nowadays! bemused

Good luck with the gig chaps. laugh

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#73373 - Fri, 30 Jun 2006 09:57:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Cheers wink

It's a real pity ye cannae come sad wink

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#73374 - Fri, 30 Jun 2006 17:19:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Quote:
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Havocman:
<strong>DX7? shock
I think the problem I had with them was not the synth itself but the way they were generally used - "ooh look at all these presets". yuk If I never hear the DX bass sound again I'll be a happy bunny. smile

I saw an Associates concert on BBC many years ago (after Alan Rankine had departed) and the keyboard player then had some exceptional sounds which were streets ahead of the presets. smile

By the way, good luck with the gig.

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#73375 - Fri, 30 Jun 2006 19:18:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I'm not quite sure how we got ourselves to this point, but it seems that (after a mad game of dare last night) we've committed ourselves to both the Monument gig and John Foxx in Glasgow next month...

bemused

So, we'll be seeing you there chaps!

smile

On a slightly seperate note, a small message for Danny Mitchell. Danny, if you're reading this my friend, my assessment made in Edinburgh in January last year that you are a very bad influence still stands. Come and prove it on the 21st July by buying us both a pint you old devil!

wink

Roll on July...

EG
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#73376 - Fri, 30 Jun 2006 21:53:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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E.G., look forward to seeing your good selves there. laugh This is shaping up to be quite a little re-union. Now, where did we put that drummer....
excited

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#73377 - Fri, 30 Jun 2006 22:05:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Quote:
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E.G., look forward to seeing your good selves there. laugh This is shaping up to be quite a little re-union. Now, where did we put that drummer....
excited
WHHOOOAAHHHHHH - don't talk about 'losing' your drummer like that! It's too close, too too close...

eek

(look forward to seeing you in a few weeks Mike)

smile

EG

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#73378 - Sat, 01 Jul 2006 07:05:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I thought the drums were all programmed laugh

So looking forward to the gigs, going on the lash and catching up with everyone (in whatever state).

Bit worried about Lament though eek

Thomas

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#73379 - Mon, 03 Jul 2006 00:02:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I thought the drums were all programmed laugh

Bit worried about Lament though eek

Thomas
Tom, if they were programmed we would only have to punch them in once... wink

Don't worry about Lament, let us do that for you... laugh

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#73380 - Tue, 04 Jul 2006 23:04:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Just to update you Voxarians for the forthcoming gig on the 21st of this month.

B O Z I L L A have now been confirmed as Monuments support act.

Hailing from Glasgow, Bozilla are a three piece electronic act

Lick the clink! nutjob

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#73381 - Wed, 05 Jul 2006 03:12:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Good Stuff there Sunna. Now a Question for Mike.... Did you find out about the mini bus for ferrying us wonderful peeps between Glasgow and Greenock yet??

Looking forward to seeing everyone on the 21st

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#73382 - Wed, 05 Jul 2006 22:40:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Did you find out about the mini bus for ferrying us wonderful peeps between Glasgow and Greenock yet??
Paul, the original idea was to use Davie's people carrier for "peep ferrying", but we appear to have added a few names since then. Can peeps (and peepesses of course...) let us know if you require transport from Glasgow to Greenock on the 21st before the end of next week (14th) and we'll arrange summat based on the numbers and arrival times. We'll also try to arrange a return journey that night, although there is a regular train service a short walk (stagger, crawl...etc)away for those who retire early... wink

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#73383 - Wed, 05 Jul 2006 23:03:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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looking forward to it! (even to the Foxx gig wink ) We're assuming we'll get the train to Greenock from Glasgow so dont worry about transport for EG and me.
pip
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#73384 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 02:45:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Mike, We can get the Train to Greenock if neccessary. We would, however, need a lift back to Glasgow after the gig is possible.

Cheers.

Paul.

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#73385 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 06:22:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hi Davy

Do you have a venue for the Greenock gig?
Guys, I have re-looked over this thread and don't see an answer......? :-S
Any ideas what time ure on and for how long?

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#73386 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 08:05:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Off at a slight tangent - my pal was very impressed with your live version of "Vienna" on YouTube. :p

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#73387 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 17:58:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Quote:
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[b]Hi Davy

Do you have a venue for the Greenock gig?
Guys, I have re-looked over this thread and don't see an answer......? :-S
Any ideas what time ure on and for how long?[/b]
Sorry All!!!

As promised, here are the details for the 21st.

Venue: White 52 Studios.

The address and details of the venue/studios can be found in the weblink below.

Gig Venue

Support on around 8:30 ish

Monument on around Half 9 - 10 ish. (one and a half hour set, roughly)

Davy.

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#73388 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 18:26:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Cheers Davy..

Could you possibly put our names down for the bus, if you have one organised..

Thanks,
Shirl & Caz

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#73389 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 20:43:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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[/qb]
Sorry All!!!

As promised, here are the details for the 21st.

Venue: White 52 Studios.

The address and details of the venue/studios can be found in the weblink below.

Gig Venue

Support on around 8:30 ish

Monument on around Half 9 - 10 ish. (one and a half hour set, roughly)

Davy.[/QB][/QUOTE]

I hate to be a pain in the arse, but.......(i am anyway, lol)
There are 3 different addresses on the website.... which one is it? There is no mention of monument on their "gig guide" so what's the story do you just pay for your tickets on the door or?????? and how much are we talking?
(all this on the offchance we might get a babysitter, lol) nutjob

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#73390 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 21:10:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Helen, the venue is at the Lynedoch studios...
Lynedoch Studios
Lynedoch Business Park
Lynedoch Street Estate
Greenock
PA15 4AX

There are maps on the White52 web site and the gig guide has not geen updated since we didn't have a support until last week and Tommy is on holiday...
The ticket prices are, I believe, £5.50 worth of anyones currency and will be available on the door on the night...

Any other questions, let us know.... smile Hope you get a babysitter, it would be good to see you again...
excited

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#73391 - Thu, 06 Jul 2006 22:59:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Helen, the venue is at the Lynedoch studios...
Lynedoch Studios
Lynedoch Business Park
Lynedoch Street Estate
Greenock
PA15 4AX

There are maps on the White52 web site and the gig guide has not geen updated since we didn't have a support until last week and Tommy is on holiday...
The ticket prices are, I believe, £5.50 worth of anyones currency and will be available on the door on the night...

Any other questions, let us know.... smile Hope you get a babysitter, it would be good to see you again...
excited
Cheers Mike, hoping to be there (maybe I can have something in my orange juice this time!) lol excited

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#73392 - Fri, 07 Jul 2006 21:50:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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(...)maybe I can have something in my orange juice this time! (...)
Sleepy can use your (full) glass as an ashtray. He did with my pint, the bugger - and thought I wouldn't notice... :rolleyes:

Hmmmnn!! Delicious British beer!! ASH flavoured! evil biglaugh

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#73393 - Fri, 07 Jul 2006 22:15:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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[b] (...)maybe I can have something in my orange juice this time! (...)
Sleepy can use your (full) glass as an ashtray. He did with my pint, the bugger - and thought I wouldn't notice... :rolleyes:
LOL@ LAVA

Hmmmnn!! Delicious British beer!! ASH flavoured! evil biglaugh

<img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="cool.gif" /> [/b]
LOL@LAVA.........uuurghhh!

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#73394 - Wed, 12 Jul 2006 23:03:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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On the subject of beer, does the venue have a bar?

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#73395 - Thu, 13 Jul 2006 18:01:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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On the subject of beer, does the venue have a bar?
Hi Scott, indeed it does. Wouldn't have it any other way......

I assume you are coming over?

Davy.

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#73396 - Thu, 13 Jul 2006 21:28:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Yep. You guys on the Friday, then JF on the Saturday - not too bad a way to pass a weekend... smile

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#73397 - Fri, 14 Jul 2006 06:00:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Mines a pint wink

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#73398 - Sat, 15 Jul 2006 18:29:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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A word of warning. Anyone planning to use the trains, can they check that their service is running. RMT have planned a 24 hour strike from 12 noon on the Friday, and this looks like it is going to affect several services. I am going to see if our train to Glasgow is affected, and we may need to cancel and book National Express coaches instead. We will definitely be in Glasgow this weekend though, and hopefully we can get to and from the gig.

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#73399 - Sat, 15 Jul 2006 20:26:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Well it's looking increasingly like we should be there, although we might turn up a little late! :rolleyes: John working (12 hours)til6 so from Grangemouth to Edinburgh, something to eat then on to Greenock! I just hope he'll drive! nutjob

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#73400 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 00:06:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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I'll be there excited

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#73401 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 01:27:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Good luck with the gig tonight chaps, hope all goes well. laugh

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#73402 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 04:29:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Yep, likewise - have a great time there tonight. smile

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#73403 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 05:51:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Break a leg (not !).

Grant smile

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#73404 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 20:11:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Well, we got home at 4 this morning! Just aswell I didn't stay and talk any longer!
What can I say guys, FANTASTIC! Big well done! My ears still haven't recovered yet,lol
I know it will be a while before anybody reads this because you're all off having fun at John Foxx today but......
Shirl, great to finally catch up(ish).

Caroline, great to finally meet you, maybe we can actually have a proper conversation next time!? Have a safe journey home.

Stevie/ Exile, thanks for the drink mate, nice to meet you (sorry I called you Davey, you just look like one)

Thomas, Nice head mate! Like you said, it's nice to put a face to the name! kiss

Scott, nice to meet you too, safe journey home, maybe the missus will come next time?!

Mike, REALLY REALLY sorry I didn't get a chance to talk to you properly, would love to have had a blether with you! Nice tash! think you should keep it! wink laugh

Roy, thanks for the reassureance, I know we'll get there (eventually)

Don, I'm really sorry I got dragged away mid conversation! I wasn't being ignorant, I'll email you or give you a tinkle in the next few days ok?! You take care of you and yours!!! (hugs)

Chappie, I didn't even get a chance to say hello properly.... again I wasn't being ignorant, I'm a bit pissed off we didn't chat actually.. think there was a big hurry towards the end because of the hour and a half journey home. (John had been up since 4am and already completed a 12 hour shift before we arrived, poor bugger) hopefully next time! kiss

Pip & EG, GREAT to see you again after all this time, you seriously brightened up my evening, feel like I did nothing but laugh (you've missed you vocation in life mr standup!)

And a big shout out to DANCING HOMER, who had my sides sore with laughter, glad you enjoyed yourself mate, whoever you are!

I would just like to say, I had a little tear in my eye when you dedicated Visions in Blue to Ari... excited

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#73405 - Sat, 22 Jul 2006 22:17:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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oh and I meant to say (yes, i know i go on a bit) DON....nice boots! Where did you dig those up from? wonder if Midge still has his? Must remember to ask when when I see him next! (thinking I might get a pair myself laugh ) excited

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#73406 - Sun, 23 Jul 2006 01:57:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Glad to hear it went well, she says jealously. laugh

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#73407 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 04:57:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Ah, Helen, that's so good to read!!! smile

How did everyone else like it? She asked, full of curiosity... laugh

Out of solidarity, I watched Ari's brilliant MONUMENT DVD that same night. When everybody arrived, they inquired. And after explaining, I also showed some UV videos... wink (Ultrawho? :rolleyes: )

<img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="cool.gif" /> (this icon can't get a sunburn, with those sunglasses, and it is more tanned than the other smilies, isn't it?)

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#73408 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 08:13:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Fab gig guys - the bits I remember were top and I take no responsibility for the bits I can't remember laugh nutjob

Great to see everyone again and good to meet Scott, Caz, Helen and Tommy's kids (Helen - what do you mean ?? eek laugh )

Guys, thanks so much for looking after me and if anyone is ever near Greenock the Builder's Breakfast from the cafe near the studio is worth checking out.

Hope to do iy again soon and here's to 'VoxFest'!!

Thomas

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#73409 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 09:27:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Helen - what do you mean ?? eek laugh )
Oh I guess it could be taken in so many ways (oops)! I'm just refering to the fact that you kept asking me to rub it! (oh, ooops again!) *blush* biglaugh

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#73410 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 09:35:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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lmao

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#73411 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 10:25:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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http://www.Ultravox.org.uk/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=23;t=000032

Just coz Don's a silly bugger...... Cerise can fix it properly when she gets a chance!?

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#73412 - Mon, 24 Jul 2006 16:43:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Done. wink

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#73413 - Tue, 25 Jul 2006 04:15:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Done. wink
Thanks Hun!

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#73414 - Tue, 25 Jul 2006 19:51:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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[b]Done. wink
Thanks Hun![/b]
Has anyone heard from Shirl? She seems to have disappeared off the face of the planet! (no posts since before the gig) Hope she got back alright!?

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#73415 - Wed, 26 Jul 2006 06:37:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hi folks..

Don't worry Helen.. I did get back home ok.. Today!! Caz and I were having a bit of a mad weekend taking in four gigs, four locations in four days.. As you know we were at Greenock on Friday, then John Foxx in Glasgow on Saturday, followed by Midge Ure/China Crisis/Altered Images in South Shields on Sunday.. then to round things off.. Simple Minds in London yesterday smile

Monument were amazing, and I look forward to seeing them again in the not too distant future.. wink

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#73416 - Wed, 26 Jul 2006 19:45:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Hi folks..

Don't worry Helen.. I did get back home ok.. Today!! Caz and I were having a bit of a mad weekend taking in four gigs, four locations in four days.. As you know we were at Greenock on Friday, then John Foxx in Glasgow on Saturday, followed by Midge Ure/China Crisis/Altered Images in South Shields on Sunday.. then to round things off.. Simple Minds in London yesterday smile

Monument were amazing, and I look forward to seeing them again in the not too distant future.. wink
Lucky you! Hope you enjoyed yourself!? Just glad your back and your safe, talk soon! wink

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#73417 - Wed, 02 Aug 2006 03:33:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Did anyone present at the gig take any photos that they would be willing to share with all of us unlucky souls who missed the fabulous Monument?? I noticed that photos of past gigs are in the archives somewhere.

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#73418 - Wed, 02 Aug 2006 06:10:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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Maryann I have sent you a PM regarding photos.

Chappie. <img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="cool.gif" />

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#73419 - Wed, 02 Aug 2006 17:25:00 Re: New Gig - Greenock 21/07/06
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This is the first time I've ever read the Monument thread. It's speaking to others in the MU chatroom that I realise I may be actually be missing something good. It seems people who go to your gigs have a great time. excited

Next time you guys do a gig down south I'll definately try my hardest to attend.
Peter

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