25. Status Quo – Plymouth Pavilions – 27/11/2003

Previously on Sweating with Strangers: the All-American Rejects sucked... my blood! Also, they just sucked. Remember when I said it would get awkward remembering how much money I spent going to gigs when I was a student surviving on a few thousand pound a year? Well this is the third gig out of four I … Continue reading 25. Status Quo – Plymouth Pavilions – 27/11/2003

23. Stereophonics – Westpoint Arena, Exeter – 12/11/2003

Previously on Sweating with Strangers: Lifehouse get angry, but not too angry, there are records to sell after all. Who knew there was an arena in Exeter? Not me, that's for sure, until Stereophonics announced that their You Gotta Go There to Come Back tour would by swinging by Westpoint Arena while I was at uni … Continue reading 23. Stereophonics – Westpoint Arena, Exeter – 12/11/2003

13. The Bluetones – Lemon Grove, Exeter – 14/03/2002

Previously on Sweating with Strangers - the Beach Boys bring the rain, and I'm one ill-timed pee away from meeting my heroes. Where was I? Oh that's right, university! Yes, after 6 years in the Midlands I had failed to learn my own lesson about the proximity of decent gig venues and the availability of … Continue reading 13. The Bluetones – Lemon Grove, Exeter – 14/03/2002