On this page I have included items I consider to be of interest, but that don't quite fit into the context of any other page on the site. So you may find some interesting pictures, cinema items, and general miscellanea. Maybe even some non Edinburgh items. In no particular order.
Bauhaus and The Scars at the legendary Billy's club London 1980.
Ticket for Madness at the Regal Suite West Calder, near Edinburgh in 1980. Support was The Go-Go's. Thank you to Charles Laing for this ticket. Another Regal Suite ticket this time for Elvis Costello with Clive Langer & The Boxes in March 1980. Thank you to Gaz Davis for this ticket.
Odeon Cinema advert from the Edinburgh Evening News dated 29th September 1979.
Advert for the Classic Cinema Nicolson Street Edinburgh. From the Edinburgh Evening News dated 29th September 1979.
Edinburgh and surrounding areas cinemas. From the 1970 Edinburgh telephone directory.
Edinburgh glam rockers Iron Virgin in Princess street. Thank you to David for the above two photos.
Thank you to David for this scan.
Iron Virgin sporting some cool threads, not to mention a codpiece! Thank you to David for this photo.
The Edinburgh offices from where Bob Last managed The Human League, Heaven 17, and ABC amongst others. From the 1982 Edinburgh telephone directory.
The 1970 Edinburgh telephone directory entry for a certain Lindsay Kemp. David and Angie Bowie stayed with Lindsay at this address. Please note I have removed the house number to protect the current occupier.
Interesting news paper clipping relating to a more recent visit by David Bowie to the capital.
Edinburgh and surrounding areas dance halls. From the 1970 Edinburgh telephone directory.
Edinburgh and surrounding areas theatres and music halls. Note the original Lawnmarket Traverse address. From the 1970 Edinburgh telephone directory.
Scottish Television advert from the 1970 Edinburgh telephone directory.
Single of the week at Bruces record shop.
Single by Edinburgh band TPI (Thick Pink Ink) produced by Nobby Clarke.
The May 2010 issue of Mojo Magazine that gives a mention to The Edinburgh Gig Archive in the Surf's Up! section.
Film showing at the Calton Studios. From the Edinburgh Evening News dated 29th September 1979.
Cinema listings from The Scotsman dated March 18th 1961.
Peter Sellers in the 1959 film Battle Of The Sexes about to walk up the steps at Lady Stair's Close in the High Street.
Stiff Badge. Thank you to Alan for this item
Two pages from Cripes. Thank you to Gordon for these items.
Win-Shampoo Tears promo item. Thank you to Craig Ritchie for this item.
Win-Love Units 3" CD. Thank you to Craig Ritchie for this item.
Significant Zeros memorabilia courtesy of Andy Merry.
Casablanca Club membership card dated 15th January 1971. Thank you to Tam Rankin for this item.
Fly poster from the premier of the film Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence that took place at the Filmhouse. Thank you to Oddfellow for this scan.
Lenny Love business card from the late seventies. Thank you to Oddfellow for this scan.
A Radio Forth clip dating to September 1986 where Colin Somerville tells us the weekends up and coming gigs. Thank you to Gordon for this rare clip.