808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

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808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by markus » 20 Jul 2018 13:28

Friday 23 Nov 2018 - 808 State live + LONE @ Koko - London
https://www.facebook.com/events/1899671443657785/

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by Ancodia » 20 Sep 2018 14:17

Who's going to the Koko gig? Any consensus or recommendations for hotels?

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Post by nickking » 23 Sep 2018 18:16

Booked the "Hub by Premier Inn" at King's Cross - cheap and simple! :)

Basically, as I'm travelling back from the South Coast that evening, I'll need somewhere to leave my suitcase...

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by nickking » 25 Sep 2018 11:56

Oh, Btw, it's listed as an "early gig" on Koko's website - 808 on at 8pm or earlier?

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Post by Ancodia » 27 Sep 2018 13:02

Flights and The Hub booked for a couple of nights!

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by Pete » 21 Oct 2018 15:51

on at 8 minutes past 8

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by nickking » 07 Nov 2018 19:16

I'll probably just use the hotel to drop off my suitcase, and then check out afterwards! :D

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by graham » 19 Nov 2018 16:35

Lone on at 7.40 808 on at 8.40 ..70 minute set ...

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by MarkDemon » 22 Nov 2018 12:57

Well I have my ticket, which I need to remember where I stashed it, just remains to be seen how early I can get there...

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by markus » 24 Nov 2018 16:20

Setlist?

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by nickking » 25 Nov 2018 12:14

I'll await Pete to put up a setlist (which will need additions from Graham, as they played at least 3 or possibly 4 new songs which I'd never heard before)! This will probably wait until after the tour so as not to spoil anybody's enjoyment.

In summary, a great gig - met up with Pete, Treo (and Sinead), plus some of my friends (Sid, Neil, and Paul). The venue was fairly packed (probably about 80%+ full), and the atmosphere was rockin'.

Caught a bit of Jackson/Harvey's early DJ set - they got the crowd in the mood before Lone played a lovely DJ set (mixing in some of his own tracks with some classics, including Orbital's "Speed Freak" which was surprise)!

808 State played for about 80 minutes with full-on lasers - Graham, Andy and Carl (on drums). Classics were mixed with 3 or 4 new songs plus songs not played for a long time (some very nice surprises).

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by nickking » 25 Nov 2018 12:17

Merchandise available (all with classic 808 State logos):

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Short-Sleeve t-shirts (white/black or yellow/black): 20
Long-Sleeve t-shirts (white/black or yellow/black): 25
Beanie (white/black): 15
Mug (white/black): 10

I grabbed a beanie on Friday!

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by graham » 26 Nov 2018 23:28

yes lets keep set list under wraps - as some of it relies on reveals .Thanks everyone who came down -I really enjoyed that one and look forward to having a chance of it getting better over the next weeks ,with the big xmas MCR gig

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Re: 808 State live in London 23 Nov 2018

Post by SPW » 09 Dec 2018 07:32

808 State @Koko - London
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4LI9rFtlzc

That's a tune. Nice string melody at the 1 minute mark.

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