1979-05-01 (The Police)

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1979 05 01 red poster Chris Razz.jpg
a poster (designed by Sean Bourne) with the wrong date - provided by Chris Razz
1979 05 01 Wuoggerz flyer Sam Tucker.jpg
a Wuoggerz flyer for this concert - provided by Sam Tucker
Performance summary
Artist performing: The Police
Tour: 1978-1979 Outlandos d'Amour Tour
Venue: Georgia Theatre
Location: Athens, GA, USA
Support acts: The Wuoggerz, The Tone-Tones
Ticket prices: US$ 4,50

On 1979-05-01, The Police performed at the Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA, USA.


They started their concert with Can't Stand Losing You. Roxanne was also played.

Recording information

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The Police started their 50 minute set at 11:20pm. They played to 600 people at this sold-out venue, earning $1.000.

The Wuoggerz were a local band of musicians from the campus radio station WUOG. The drummer for the Wuoggerz was Bill Berry, who became the drummer for R.E.M.

See also

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External links


source: Stewart Copeland's diary; Ed Morales (Editorial Adviser of The Red and Black, Athens); review in The Red and Black - May 3, 1979; ad; flyer; poster

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