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Blodwyn Pig Family Tree

1969

Line-Up 1969 - 1970

  • Mick Abrahams - guitar, vocals, seven-string guitar, tenor guitar
  • Jack Lancaster - flute, violin, electric violin, tenor sax, baritone sax, soprano sax, phoon horn, cornet
  • Andy Pyle - electric bass, six-string bass
  • Ron Berg - drums, tympani

February 3, 1969 Briars, Birmingham, ENG (Mike Abrahams Blues Band, supported by Ian Anderson & Paul Rowan)

February 9, 1969 Kimbells, Southsea, ENG

February 11, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

February 24, 1969 BBC Studio 2, Aoelian Hall, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "Symonds On Sunday" performing "The Change Song", "Ain't Ya Coming Home" & "It's Only Love", broadcast March 2, 1970)

March 18, 1969 City Hall, Sheffield, ENG (supporting Fleetwood Mac)

March 22, 1969 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supporting Led Zeppelin)

March 24, 1969 BBC Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "Top Gear" performing "Ain't Ya Coming Home", "The Modern Alchemist", "It's Only Love" & "Mr. Green's Blues", broadcast: April 13, 1969)

April 16, 1969 BBC Maida Vale 4, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "WS R&B" performing "It's Only Love", "Dear Jill", "Ain't Ya Coming Home" & "Leave It With Me", broadcast May 12, 1969)

April 18, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

April 19, 1969 London College Of Printing, London, ENG (supported by Climax Chicago Blues Band & Smiley)

April 20, 1969 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supported by Doc K's Blues Band)

April 21, 1970 King's Hall, Romford, ENG

April 22, 1969 Cherry Tree, Welwyn Garden City, ENG

April 23, 1970 Nags Head, High Wycombe, ENG

April 29, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

May 10, 1969 Luton College of Technology Students Union, Luton, ENG (South Beds. blues Festival, supported by Spirit of John Morgan & Mechanical Bird)

May 20, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG (supported by The Grail)

May 30, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG (supported by Sam Apple Pie)

June 4, 1969 Railway Hotel, Bishop Stortford, ENG

Led Zeppelin UK Tour 1969

Led Zeppelin UK Tour June 1969

June 13, 1969 Town Hall, Birmingham, ENG (supporting Led Zeppelin & Liverpool Scene)

June 15, 1969 Free Trade Hall, Manchester, ENG (supporting Led Zeppelin & Liverpool Scene)

June 16, 1969 The Pavilion, Bath, ENG

June 20, 1969 City Hall, Newcastle, ENG (supporting Led Zeppelin & Liverpool Scene)

June 22, 1969 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supporting Taste)

June 25, 1969 Derwent College, York, ENG (June Ball '69, supporting Bonzo Dog Band, John Mayall, Ronnie Scott & His Band, Eclection, Alexis Korner & Invaders Steel Band)

June 26, 1969 Guildhall, Portsmouth, ENG (supporting Led Zeppelin & Liverpool Scene)

June 27, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG (supported by The Groundhogs)

June 28, 1969 Recreation Ground, Bath, ENG (Bath Festival of Blues)

June 29, 1969 Royal Albert Hall, London, ENG (Pop Proms 1969, 2 shows 5.30 & 8.30 supporting Led Zeppelin & Liverpool Scene)

July 6, 1969 Southall Farx Club, London, ENG

July 7, 1969 BBC Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "Top Gear" broadcast: July 13, 1969)

July 11, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

July 11, 1969 Classic Theatre, London, ENG (supporting Soft Machine)

July 14, 1969 Friars Club, Aylesbury, ENG

July 25, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

August 2, 1969 Town Hall, Torquay, ENG (supported by Sleepy Dog)

August 5, 1969 Klooks Kleek, London, ENG

August 9, 1969 Winter Gardens, Malvern, ENG (supported by Clouds)

August 10, 1969 Plumpton Racetrack, Plumpton, ENG (9th National Jazz and Blues Festival)

August 15, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

August 16, 1969 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supporting King Crimson)

August 22, 1969 Nags Head, High Wycombe, ENG

August 29, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

August 30, 1969 Woodside Bay, Wootton, ENG (Isle Of Wight Festival 1969)

September 6, 1969 Pop-Club, Brøndby Strand, DEN

September 9, 1969 Jernbanehotellet, Haslev, DEN

September 18, 1969 Social Club, Aylesbury, ENG

September 21, 1969 Southall Farx Club, London, ENG

September 22, 1969 Aurora Ballroom, Gillingham, ENG

September 26, 1969 Kings Head, Romford, ENG (supported by Stone The Crows)

September 29, 1969 Civic Hall, Dunstable, ENG (supported by Jesse Harper)

September 30, 1969 Marquee, London, ENG

October 1, 1969 BBC Maida Vale 4, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "WS R&B" performing "See My Way", "Summer Day" & "The Modern Alchemist", broadcast October 25, 1969)

October 1, 1969 Toby Jug, Tolworth, ENG

October 1969 Bremen, GER (German TV "Beat Club" performing "See My Way" & "The Modern Alchemist", broadcast October 25, 1969)

October 9-12, 1969 Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA (supporting Country Joe & The Fish & Albert King)

October 15-19, 1969 Whisky A Go Go, West Hollywood, CA (with Tim Rose)

October 24-25, 1969 Kinetic Playground, Chicago, IL (supporting Spirit & Joe Cocker)

October 31-November 1, 1969 Eastown Theatre, Detroit, MI (supporting Spirit)

November 6-8, 1969 The Boston Tea Party, Boston, MA (supporting Taj Mahal)

November 14-15, 1969 Fillmore East, New York City, NY (2 shows each night 8.00 & 11.30, supporting Johnny Winter & Chicago)

November 22, 1969 SUNY Gym, Stoney Brook, NY (2 shows supporting Moody Blues)

Ten Years After UK Tour December 1969

December 9, 1969 City Hall, Newcastle, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 10, 1969 Town Hall, Birmingham, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 11, 1969 Guildhall, Southampton, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 12, 1969 Albert Hall, Nottingham, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 13, 1969 Colston Hall, Bristol, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 15, 1969 Royal Albert Hall, London, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

December 17, 1969 Usher Hall, Edinburgh, SCOT (supporting Ten Years After)

December 19, 1969 Free Trade Hall, Manchester, ENG (supporting Ten Years After)

1970

January 12, 1970 Kings Head, Romford, ENG

January 24, 1970 Civic Hall, Guildford, ENG

January 26, 1970 Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, ENG

January 30, 1970 Liverpool University, Liverpool, ENG

February 6, 1970 South Bank Polytechnic, London, ENG (supported by Clouds)

February 8, 1970 Greyhound, Croydon, ENG (supported by Trader Horne)

February 9, 1970 Civic Hall, Dunstable, ENG

February 10, 1970 Marquee, London, ENG

February 13, 1970 Locarno, Sunderland, ENG (supported by Audience)

February 15, 1970 Coatham Hotel, Redcar, ENG

February 22, 1970 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supported by Heavy Jelly)

February 27, 1970 Isleworth Borough Council, Isleworth, ENG (supported by Hellmet)

February 28, 1970 Potters Bar Farx Club, London, ENG

March 3, 1970 Imperial College, London, ENG

March 4, 1970 BBC Maida Vale 4, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "WS R&B" performing "Worry", "Meany Morny" & "Black Night", broadcast April 5, 1970)

March 7, 1970 University of Leeds, Leeds, ENG

March 15, 1970 St. George's Hall, Bradford, ENG (supported by Black Sabbath)

March 20, 1970 Locarno, Sunderland, ENG (supported by Writing On The Wall)

March 21, 1970 Dagenham Roundhouse, London, ENG

March 23, 1970 Kennington Surrey Rooms, London, ENG

March 28, 1970 Central Hall, Chatham, ENG

March 30, 1970 BBC Maida Vale 4, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "Harding" performing "See My Way", Worry" & "Meany Morny", broadcast April 14, 1970)

April 16-18, 1970 The Boston Tea Party, Boston, MA (supporting Van Morrison, with Blues Image)

April 24-25, 1970 Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY (supporting John Mayall)

May 1, 1970 Lyceum, London, ENG (supported by Brinsley Schwarz & Pacific Drift)

May 4, 1970 Civic Hall, Dunstable, ENG

May 8-9, 1970 The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA (Cancelled)

May 9, 1970 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (supported by May Blitz)

May 15, 1970 Stockport College of Technology, Stockport, ENG

May 16, 1970 Sheffield University, Sheffield, ENG (with Liverpool Scene)

May 16, 1970 Eisstadion, Düsseldorf, GER (Joint Meeting 1970. Blodwyn Pig didn't appear)

May 18, 1970 Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, ENG

May 22, 1970 Golders Green Phonograph, London, ENG

May 25, 1970 Bremen, GER (German TV "Beat Club" performing "See My Way", broadcast May 30, 1970)

May 29, 1970 BBC Studio 1, Aoelian Hall, London, ENG (UK BBC Radio "Black" performing "Rock Me Baby", "Live", "Worry" & "San Francisco Sketches", broadcast July 10, 1970)

June 3, 1970 Marquee, London, ENG

June 26-27, 1970 Fillmore East, New York City, NY (supporting Chicago)

July 3-4, 1970 Eastown Theatre, Detroit, MI (supporting The Stooges)

July 10, 1970 Eissportstadion, Munich, GER (Euro Pop '70 A-Z Musik Festival)

July 14-16, 1970 The Boston Tea Party, Boston, MA (supporting Procol Harum)

July 17, 1970 Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL

July 31, 1970 Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, CA (supporting Procol Harum)

August 1, 1970 Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino, CA (supporting Procol Harum & Leon Russell)

August 2, 1970 San Diego State College Aztec Bowl, San Diego, CA ("Sunrise Concert II", with Quicksilver Messenger Service, Leon Russell & Fritz)

August 3-5, 1970 Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA (supporting Procol Harum & Leon Russell)

August 8, 1970 Fillmore East, New York City, NY (supporting the Faces)

Sometime in mid 1970, Mick Abrahams left the band, and was replaced by Peter Banks. Shortly after, Larry Wallis was added to the band.

September 11, 1970 Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle, ENG

September 13, 1970 Coatham Hotel, Redcar, ENG

September 18, 1970 Marquee, London, ENG

September 19, 1970 Roundhouse, Dagenham, ENG

September 30, 1970 Tooting Castle, London, ENG

October 1, 1970 Resurrection Club, Salisbury, ENG

October 4, 1970 Southall Farx Club, London, ENG (supported by Aardvark)

October 6, 1970 Hampstead Country Club, London, ENG

October 9, 1970 Darwin College, Canterbury, ENG

October 15, 1970 University of Kent, Canterbury, ENG (with Supertramp)

October 16, 1970 Van Dikes, Plymouth, ENG

October 18, 1970 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG

October 19, 1970 Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, ENG

October 24, 1970 University College, London, ENG (with Wishbone Ash)

October 25, 1970 Greyhound, Croydon, ENG

October 31, 1970 Mothers, Birmingham, ENG (Mick Abrahams & Wommett, supported by Samuel Brody)

Peter Banks Quits

November 14, 1970 Free Trade Hall, Manchester, ENG

November 21, 1970 Potters Bar Farx Club, London, ENG

December 11, 1970 Community Centre, Welwyn Garden City, ENG

December 15, 1970 Marquee, London, ENG

1971

January 29, 1971 Hampstead Country Club, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams & Wommet) January 30, 1971 Van Dikes, Plymouth, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) February 13, 1971 Watford Hydrospace, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) February 20, 1971 Sunderland Technology College, Sunderland, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) March 7-8, 1971 Kongresshalle, Frankfurt, GER (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Ten Years After) March 27, 1971 Civic Hall, Guildford, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keef Hartley Band) April 13, 1971 Town Hall, Birmingham, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Wild Turkey) April 14, 1971 Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Black Widow & Freedom. To benefit the Liverpool society for mentally handicapped children) April 20, 1971 Marquee, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) April 23, 1971 Luton Recreation Centre, Luton, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) May 6, 1971 Central Hall, Chatham, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Yes) May 7, 1971 Town Hall, Oxford, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Yes) May 9, 1971 Aries Club, Merton, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) June 1, 1971 Alexandra Hotel, Southend, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Thin Lizzy) June 6, 1971 Southall Farx Club, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) June 8, 1971 Barnet Resurrection Club, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) June 9, 1971 The Castle, Tooting, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band)

Curved Air UK Tour June 1971 (with Mark Ellingtom & Mick Abrahams Band)

June 18, 1971 Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 19, 1971 St. Andrews, Norwich, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 20, 1971 Free Trade Hall, Manchester, ENG )Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 21, 1971 Guildhall, Southampton, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 23, 1971 Town Hall, Birmingham, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 24, 1971 Guildhall, Portsmouth, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 25, 1971 Royal Festival Hall, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 26, 1971 Potters Bar Farx Club, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) June 28, 1971 Civic Hall, Dunstable, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 29, 1971 De Montfort Hall, Leicester, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) June 30, 1971 Civic Hall, Gulidford, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) July 2, 1971 Ipswich College, Ipswich, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 3, 1971 Winter Gardens, Weston-Super-Mare, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Curved Air) July 4, 1971 Black Prince, Bexley, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, Cancelled, postponed until August 15th) July 9, 1971 Southgate Sirius, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 10, 1971 Van Dike, Plymouth, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 17, 1971 Friars Club, Aylesbury, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 23, 1971 Red Lion, Leytonstone, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 28, 1971 The Castle, Tooting, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) July 31, 1971 Town Hall, Torquay, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) August 15, 1971 Black Prince, Bexley, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, Cancelled, rescheduled from July 4th) August 19, 1971 Circles Club, Coventry, ENG October 2, 1971 London School of Economics, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) October 7, 1971 Aston University, Birmingham, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) October 9, 1971 Barking College Main Hall, Barking, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) October 10, 1971 Civic Centre, Gravesend, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Gentle Giant) October 15, 1971 Thames Polytechnic, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Bell & Arc) October 23, 1971 Temple Club, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) October 29, 1971 Slough Community Centre, Slough, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) October 30, 1971 Hull University, Hull, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) Jack Lancaster joins Mick Abrahams Band November 3, 1971 Central Pier, Blackpool, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) November 5, 1971 London College of Printing, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) November 6, 1971 Van Dikes, Plymouth, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) November 12, 1971 Newcastle University, Newcastle, ENG November 13, 1971 Durham University, Durham, ENG (Mick Abrahams) November 16, 1971 Lewisham Concert Hall, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams, supported by Tir Na Nog & Gordon Giltrap) November 17, 1971 University of Kent, Canterbury, ENG (Mick Abrahams) November 18, 1971 Toby Jug, Tolworth, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band) November 20, 1971 Leicester Univesity, Leicester, ENG (Mick Abrahams) November 21, 1971 Central Hall, Chatham, ENG (Mick Abrahams) November 23, 1971 Marquee, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams, supported by David Elliot) December 1, 1971 Enfield College, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supported by Keith Christmas & Wild Turkey) December 3, 1971 Lancaster University, Lancaster, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, supporting Rory Gallagher) December 18, 1971 Starlight Rooms, Boston, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band, with Juicy Lucy)

1972

January 1, 1972 Coronation Hall, Kingston, ENG (Mick Abrahams, supporting Skin Alley)

April, 29, 1972 Cambridge Technical College, Cambridge, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band)

1973

1974

? 1974 Sala M&M, Madrid, SPA (Mick Abrahams Band)

PERSONNEL: 1974 Mick Abrahams Jack Lancaster Andy Pyle Clive Bunker

February 22, 1974 Salford University, Manchester, ENG (one-off charity reunion) March 22, 1974 Marquee, London, ENG April 13, 1974 Stoneground, Manchester, ENG April 20, 1974 Friars Club, Aylesbury, ENG (supported by Narnia) April 23, 1974 Marquee, London, ENG May 18, 1974 Dagenham Roundhouse, London, ENG May 27, 1974 Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, ENG May 30, 1974 Outlook, Doncaster, ENG June 6, 1974 Assembly Rooms, Worthing, ENG June 23, 1974 Chesford Grange, Kenilworth, ENG June 24, 1974 Quaintways, Chester, ENG June 26, 1974 Lafayette, Wolverhampton, ENG July 5, 1974 Colston Hall, Bristol, ENG (supporting Stackridge) July 11, 1974 Outlook, Doncaster, ENG July 12, 1974 Penthouse, Scarborough, ENG July 16, 1974 Marquee, London, ENG August 10, 1974 Frenchmans Hotel, Fishguard, ENG August 13, 1974 Marquee, London, ENG August 17, 1974 Borough Assembly Hall, Aylesbury, ENG (unconfirmed) August 23, 1974 Golden Diamond, Sutton-In-Ashfield, ENG (supporting Strider) September 7, 1974 Dagenham Roundhouse, London, ENG September 14, 1974 Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone, ENG September 28, 1974 Northampton County Ground, Northampton, ENG

1976

January 8, 1976 Marquee, London, ENG February 5, 1976 Marquee, London, ENG

May 9, 1976 The Greyhound, Fulham, ENG (Mick Abrahams)

1977

September 19, 1977 Barnes Hotel, Sunderland, ENG (Mick Abrahams, free guitar demonstration)

1979

June 5, 1979 Leisure Music, Hastings, ENG (Yamaha Guitar Evening)

1989

April 28, 1989 Fountain Leisure Centre, Brentford, ENG

November 24, 1989 Fountain Leisure Centre, Brentford, ENG

1990

February 18, 1990 Woughton Centre, Milton Keynes, ENG

February 25, 1990 The Gardens, Morecambe, ENG

June 3, 1990 The Palace, Aldershot, ENG

September 22, 1990 Woughton Centre, Milton Keynes, ENG (Jethro Tull Convention)

October 13, 1990 The Standard, Walthamstow, ENG (with Poormouth)

1991

January 25, 1991 Assembly Hall, Feltham, ENG

March 10, 1991 Half Moon, Putney, ENG

May 10, 1991 Woolwich Tramshed, London, ENG

1993

April 24, 1993 Fernverkehr, Zedtwitz, GER

October 15, 1993 Fibbers, York, ENG

November 13, 1993 West End Centre, Aldershot, ENG

1994

June 24, 1994 Red Lion, Brentford, ENG

July 16, 1994 Tutbury Castle, Tutbury, ENG

August 13, 1994 Festival Site, Cropredy, ENG (Cropredy Festival 1994)

1997

March 27, 1997 100 Club, London, ENG

2003

November 24, 2003 Blues Club, Bishop Stortford, ENG (Mick Abrahams)

2007

Mick Abrahams Band : Mick Abrahams, Graham Walker and John (Guinness) Gordon

June 22, 2007 Leighton Buzzard Theatre, Leighton Buzzard, ENG (Mick Abrahams)

July 13, 2007 Fidenza, ITY (Mick Abrahams & Clive Bunker Trio, with Andrea Garavelli)

September 2007 Huntingdon Hall, Worcester, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band)

October 2007 Stables Theatre, Milton Keynes, ENG (with The Will Snap Band a charity organization for disabled and mentally handicapped people)

October 2007 The Forresters, Stony Stratford, ENG (Mick Abrahams)

October 2007 The Limelight Theatre, Aylesbury, ENG (Mick Abrahams Band)

November 2007 The Plough, Walthamstow, ENG

November 2007 Ancona, ITY (Notte del Chitarre, Solo with Italian musicians)

November 2007 Loreto, ITY (Notte del Chitarre, Solo with Italian musicians)

2008

January 25, 2008 The Gimel Club, Roskilde, DEN (Mick Abrahams Band)

July 18, 2008 (65th Birthday Concert with Jack Lancaster, Andy Pyle, Ron Berg, Clive Bunker, Elliott Randall, Geoff Whitehorn, Alexis Abrahams, Rick Wakeman, Bob Harris, Rikki Massini, Steve Dundon)

October 16, 2008 Stazione Birra, Rome, ITY (Mick Abrahams, Graham Walker & Andrea Garavelli)

October 17, 2008 Naima Club, Forli, ITY (Mick Abrahams, Graham Walker & Andrea Garavelli)

October 18, 2008 Teatro Comunale, Alessandria, ITY (12th Itallian Jethro Tull Convention)

2009

Early 2009 Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon, ENG

2012

August 2012 Switzerland (Tenero Nights, with The Crossfire Band)

2016

May 9, 2016 Borderline, London, ENG (Mick Abrahams Benefit, with Rick Wakeman, Roy Dorsey, Geoff Whitehorn, Clive Bunker, Elliott Randall, Dennis Greaves and Mark Feltham)

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