The Stranglers - Feb 2018

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The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby Dead Kid » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:46 am

http://mjrpresents.com/thestranglers/

Auckland Town Hall - Fri 2nd Feb
Wellington Opera House - Sat 3rd Feb


Missed them last time since it sold out before I'd decided if I wanted to go. The mistake shan't be repeated. Tickets on sale nearly 10 months in advance though, why is that a thing? :explainittomelikeimfive:
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby PertHJ » Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:28 pm

What were the reviews last time they were here? Am mildly interested in going to this...although at $90
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby the croc » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:35 pm

I didn't go last time cause I thought I had seen them before but it turns out it was Stiff Little Fingers. Fuuuck paying $90.
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby Dead Kid » Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:32 am

PertHJ wrote:What were the reviews last time they were here?

Here's one: https://www.13thfloor.co.nz/?p=56407
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby PertHJ » Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:34 am

eh so it's not even the original line up
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby Sam Deformed » Mon May 01, 2017 6:13 pm

PertHJ wrote:eh so it's not even the original line up


TBH it hasn't been the original lineup since forever. Saw them in AK 2011/2012(?) in Auckland with Blondie and they were fucking great. I heard only good things about their Auckland show in 2016 too. Could be keen on this.

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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby Dead Kid » Mon May 01, 2017 11:59 pm

From what little I've heard, their newer stuff is different but quite good. So they're not just riding on the coattails of the old stuff.
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Re: The Stranglers - Feb 2018

Postby dave-brown » Sat May 13, 2017 6:08 pm

PertHJ wrote:What were the reviews last time they were here? Am mildly interested in going to this...although at $90

Me, skinhead joe and julia went in 2012 i think it was, out west a.k with Blondie headlining.
I more went to propose to Deborah harry, which i did successfully . She never replied , ....she never said no though!.
Stranglers only had one o.g member but they were actually very enjoyable. I remember being pleasently surprised .
I remember stealing allot of food from the warming draws, skinhed joe walked around with a piece of fish in his front pocket of his jacketfor a period of the evening. That was mildlyamusing, as it protruded through and looked fairly odd. Does that help?


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