nicks rememberance gig.day one friday 7th feb 2014 the vic Derby
hello all and hope your well ,and so we come to a special event to remember a great friend and guitarist from derby nick gasgoine a lovely man who loved people and hated injustice.nick sadly died in feb 2013 after batteling illness over a long period of time.and we will always miss him. so we put together a weekend of music to remember him .this page will show you the amazing talent on offer.all have given there services for free .all profits will go to charities that nick would be proud of supporting,and those who supported him.
friday the 7th and we kick of with cookie a solo artist formaly with the little pigs.
next up its a derby band who have only just reformed after being away for some 20 years the electro sound of the 80s is back with a rare performance from terminal 2.
and so we move on and to hudson super six a band who by all accounts are going from strenth to strenth and blew the assembly rooms away when they supported the beekeepers late last year,a cracking outfit and a must see.
friday night ends with a legend of the derby music scene in nick jackson and canker opera ,there first gig in nearly 20 yrs anything could happen musically so expect the unexpected but that voice ,no one sounds like him either then or now .and im really looking forward to hearing it again,in there time they supported such greats as throbbing gristle..and had a legendary fight with the fall although tonight its all about the music.. tickets for day one can be got from here..http://www.gigantic.com/nick-gasgoine-memorial-festival-tickets
compare for the evening is eagle spits a nottingham poet and all round good guy.