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Saturday January 20th 1982

friars aylesbury phase three - maxwell hall, civic centre, market square, aylesbury

friars aylesbury cup winners 1981

stiff little fingers  inducted into the friars heroes hall of fame in 2009

exclusive friars aylesbury interview with jake burns and ali mcmordie

 
Stiff Little Fingers
the flying padovanis
 
related friars history (click on date)
Stiff Little Fingers Thursday October 12th 1978  Saturday February 3rd 1979 Saturday June 2nd 1979 Friday July 25th 1980 Saturday May 2nd 1981  Friday November 5th 1982 Friday October 23rd 2009
 
setlist
 
 
band line up
Stiff Little Fingers/Wingnuts
Jake Burns (vocs/guitar)  Ali McMordie (bass) Henry Cluney (guitar)  Dolphin Taylor (drums)
The Flying Padovanis
Henry Padovani Val Haller James Eller
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gig poster and flyer (click to enlarge flyer)

 
 
ticket

 

memories
 
press cuttings

what happened next
If ever a band would be welcome at Friars today, it must be this band and they came 'home' to Friars in 2009. SLF split in 1983 and reformed five years later. Although the line up has not always been stable - Burns the only constant, they did feature Jam hero Bruce Foxton for 15 years. Ali McMordie rejoined the band in 2006 (when we saw them and they were on cracking form as if it was this era all over again) and are still making people of a certain age very happy in 2012. We were SO pleased they came back 27 years later in 2009 and sold out Friars yet again.

It was no surprise that the Hanx album was recorded at Friars given how much they felt about the place.

The Flying Padovanis disbanded in 1986 and reformed in 2007

 
odds and trivia
Henry Padovani was the original guitarist in The Police 
official web presence
Stiff Little Fingers official site
 
sound and vision
 
SLF - Tin Soldiers
 
 
 The Flying Padovanis - Va Plus Haut
 
 

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