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1978 02 09 ad.jpg
an ad for this concert in NME - February 11, 1978
Performance summary
Artist performing: The Police
Tour: 1977-1978 Pre-Outlandos performances
Venue: Hope & Anchor
Location: London, England, UK
Support acts: SUPPORT ACTS
Ticket prices: UK pounds: 0,75

On 1978-02-09, The Police performed at Hope & Anchor in London, England, UK.


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Stewart Copeland gets up at 11:30am. After going to the bank he picks up a van, Andy Summers and then Sting. They drive to La Starza Palace to get their gear. The soundcheck at the Hope & Anchor lasts from 07:00pm to 08:00pm. Henry Padovani shows up and they eat burgers. The Police start their concert at 10:00pm in front of an audience of 33 people. It was a good gig as the few people made a lot of noise. Nick Jones gives Stewart a package from The Ignerents and assigns him as producer for this band.

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sources: Stewart Copeland's diary; ads in Sounds, NME, Record Mirror - February 11, 1978

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