Original handbill for September and October gigs at the Electric Circus

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Jon Savage Joy Division Archive

Handbill advertising gigs at the Electric Circus for September and October 1977 featuring Radio Stars, Slaughter and the Dogs, The Drones, The Boys, Strife, Suburban Studs, Snatch, The Models, Stiletto, The Pirates, Ultravox, The Motors, Screw Driver, Killer, The Rezillos, The Slits, and Jenny Hanns Lion. A closing down notice for the venue is included on the reverse of the handbill. Jon Savage picked the handbill up on his first visit to Manchester on the weekend of 1-2 October 1977. Although they do not appear on the handbill, Savage saw Joy Division perform as Warsaw at the venue that weekend.


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