MIDGET GIGOGRAPHY

This gigography is by no means complete, as I have compiled it from various references from my Midget scrap book. I anyone have information regarding this page, please contact me!
 

Year Month Day Venue Town/City Info

1993 Sept 11 Barn Hill Stamford The first Smoking Lizards gig maybe?
1993 Dec 18 Barn Hill Stamford

1994 Jan 8 Community Cente Greetham
1994 Mar 5 Barn Hill Stamford
1994 Apr 16 Village Hall Rhyall As Smoking Lizards
1994 Apr 22 Community Cente Casterton As Smoking Lizards
1994 May 13 Village Hall Kings Cliffe
1994 Jun 25 The Crown Peterborough
1994 Jul 2 Community Cente Greetham
1994 Aug 6 A Random Farmers Garden Southwick
1994 Aug 13 Town Hall Towcester
1994 Aug 25 Newt & Cucumber Northampton
1994 Aug 27 The 'Crap' Stage Reading Reading Festival 1994 - A very drunken performance!
1994 Sept 17 Village Hall Rhyall
1994 Oct 22 Grammar School Bourne Richard and Lee performance
1994 Oct 29 Scotgate Stamford
1994 Oct 31 Roadmenders Northampton A competition support slot that the Smoking Lizards won, supporting the band Skin.
1994 Nov 5 The Crown Peterborough
1994 Nov 19 Village Hall Rhyall
1994 Nov 25 Clare's Cellars Cambridge
1994 Dec 10 Scotgate Stamford
1994 Dec 16 Community Cente Greetham
1994 Dec 22 Lawrence Park Thurlby
1994/5 ? ? The Three Tuns Deeping
1994/5 ? ? Rugby Club Deeping
1994/5 ? ? Rugby Club Deeping Gig cancelled

1995 Jan 27 Clare's Cellars Cambridge
1995 Apr 8 Barnhill Stamford The last Smoking Lizard/first Midget gig!
1995 Jul 1 Physio and Firkin Leicester With Smashing Heads 
1995 Jul 3 Boat Race Cambridge With Buzz Junkies and Bonner Petit
1995 Jul 8 Riverside Festival Stamford  
1995 Jul 11 Axe 'n' Cleaver Boston  
1995 Jul 13 Quayhole Kates Stamford Supporting The Tansads
1995 Jul 15 Purple Haze Peterborough Supporting The English Dogs
1995 Aug 5 Purple Haze Peterborough
1995 Aug 11 The Anchor Stamford
1995 Aug 18 The Birds Spalding
1995 Aug 19 Prince of Wales Peterborough
1995 Aug 28 Purple Haze Peterborough With Heads Apart and ???
1995 Sep 8 Bowling Green Wisbech
1995 Sep 9 Lawrence Park Thurlby
1995 Sep 9 Boys Head Peterborough
1995 Sep 23 Rat and Carrot Peterborough
1995 Oct ? George Robey London First London gig?
1995 Oct ? The Oval Norwich
1995 Oct ? St. John's Tavern London
1995 Nov 4 Community Cente Greetham
1995? ? ? Lawrence Park Peterborough (Not Thurlby?) With Down River Nation
? ? ? Copperfield Suite Bourne Private Party
1995? ? ? The Crown Peterborough

1996 Jan 12 Purple Haze Peterborough
1996 Feb 21 Boat Race Cambridge
1996 Feb 23 The Crown Peterborough
1996 Mar 2 The Crown Peterborough
1996 Mar 13 Amersham Arms London
1996 Mar 19 Dublin Castle London
1996 Apr ? Powerhaus London
1996 May 4 Community Cente Greetham With Gravel and Shallow
1996 May 7 Highbury Garage London Supporting Tamaspm
1996 May 11 The Nags Corby  
1996 May 15 Dublin Castle London With Jocasta and Hagfish
1996 May 21 The Laurel Tree London With Reverse and The Shave
1996 May 23 Camden HQ Club London With Dustball and The Pin-ups
1996 May? ? 100 Club London With Tampasm and Symposium
1996 Jun 7 Boat Race Cambridge With Pillbox
1996 Jun 8 Strawberry Fayre Festival Cambridge
1996 Jun 29 Monarch London
1996 Jul 21 Purple Haze Peterborough With Nasty Rumours?
1996 ? ? Water Rats London Summer 1996
1996 ? ? Dublin Castle London Summer 1996
1996 ? ? Laurel Tree London? Summer 1996
1996 Oct 4 Somewhere near the Astoria London 'Secret' History Festival with Kenickie, Symposium, Tampasm etc
1996 Nov 18 Monarch London
1996 Dec 14 Highbury Garage London Supporting Symposium, with Mouthwash & Spitmonger
1996 Dec 20 Amersham Arms London

1997 Jan? ? University Swindon Supporting Carter USM
1997 Jan ? The Borderline Café London Supporting Red Kross
1997 Jan 25 Astoria London NME brats show with Reef and 60ft Dolls
1997 Feb 3 Y Club Chelmsford Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 4 Joiner's Arms Southampton Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 5 Boat Race Cambridge Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 6 Camden Dingwall's London With Bennett, Snug & ?
1997 Feb 8 Old Town Hall Arts Centre Staines Headline set, live shots for Camouflage video shot here
1997 Feb 9 University Guildford Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 15 Arts Centre Colchester With Goldblade
1997 Feb 16 Cathouse Glasgow Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 17 Riverside Newcastle Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 18 The Room Hull Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 19 Varsity Wolverhampton Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 21 U.L.U London Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 22 Fleece and Firkin Bristol Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 24 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 25 Zap Club Brighton Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 26 Princess Charlotte Leicester Supporting Red Kross
1997 Feb 27 Alleycat Reading Supporting Red Kross
1997 Mar 1 The Zodiac Oxford Supporting Red Kross
1997 Mar 2 The Rig Nottingham Supporting Red Kross
1997 Mar 3 University Manchester Supporting Red Kross
1997 Mar 4 T.J's Newport Supporting Red Kross
1997 Apr 17 Pink Toothbrush Rayleigh Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 18 Princess Charlotte Leicester Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 19 Duchess of York Leeds Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 21 Cooperage Plymouth Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 22 Cavern Exeter Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 23 Bierkeller Bristol Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 24 Varsity Wolverhampton Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 25 Pavillions  Brighton Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 26 The Maltings All Dayer Farnham Supporting Carter USM
1997 Apr 28 Camden Barfly London Headline set
1997 Apr 29 Rock City Nottingham Supporting Feeder
1997 Apr 30 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Supporting Feeder
1997 May 1 University Cardiff Supporting Feeder
1997 May 3 Forum Tunbridge Wells Supporting Feeder
1997 May 4 Island Ilford Supporting Feeder
1997 May 6 Cavern Exeter Supporting Feeder
1997 May 7 Fosters Newquay Supporting Feeder
1997 May 8 Britannia Plymouth Supporting Feeder
1997 May 10 The Point Oxford Supporting Feeder
1997 May 11 University Sheffield Supporting Feeder
1997 May 13 Fibbers York Supporting Feeder
1997 May 15 Fleece and Firkin Bristol Supporting Feeder
1997 May 20 The Gardening Club Bournemouth
1997 May 21 J.B's Dudley
1997 May 22 The Planet Coventry
1997 May 23 Arena Middlesborough
1997 May 24 College Swindon
1997 May 25 The Adelphi Hull
1997 May 26 Fibbers York
1997 May 27 Union Bar Maidstone  
1997 May 28 The Zodiac Oxford  
1997 May 29 The Junction Cambridge  
1997 May 30 Astoria London  
1997 Jun 17 Camden Barfly London Club Kerrang! Lollapa Larger tour s/ Handsome
1997 Jun 18 Varsity Wolverhampton Club Kerrang! Lollapa Larger tour s/ Handsome
1997 Jun 19 Cathouse Glasgow Club Kerrang! Lollapa Larger tour s/ Handsome
1997 Jun 20 Rock City Nottingham Club Kerrang! Lollapa Larger tour s/ Handsome
1997 Jul 8 Camden Barfly London The Great Little Tour
1997 ? ? Camden Palace London Summer 1997
1997 Jul 18 Guardian Stage,
Long Marston Airfield
Stratford-Upon-Avon Phoenix Festival 1997
1997 Jul 24 T.J's Newport The Great Little Tour
1997 Jul 25 Army and Navy Chelmsford The Great Little Tour
1997 Jul 26 West End Centre Aldershot The Great Little Tour
1997 Jul 31 Princess Charlotte Leicester The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 1 Roadmenders Northampton The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 2 Boat Race Cambridge The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 5 100 Club London The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 7 Road House Manchester The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 8 Krazy House K2 Liverpool The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 9 Varsity Wolverhampton The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 14 Richmond Brighton The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 15 Louisiana Bristol The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 16 Esquires Bedford The Great Little Tour
1997 Aug 24 Dr. Martens Stage Reading Reading Festival 1997
1997 Sep 18 Venue Manchester Intercity Crawl
1997 Sep 19 Cathouse Glasgow  
1997 Sep 23 Camden Palace London  
1997 Sep 25 Attic Cheltenham  
1997 Sep 26 University Freshers Ball Sheffield Lee's 21st! ;o)
1997 Oct 1 Camden Barfly London Limited Records Launch Party
1997 Dec 14 Camden Barfly London Limited Records Launch Party

1998 Jan 6 Dublin Castle London Invite only gig, Radar Records competition.
1998 Jan 9 Junction Cambridge Here's Jonny Tour (Midget only)
1998 Jan 10 The Maltings Farnham Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox) - 
Should have been Guilford Civic Hall
1998 Jan 15 Flapper and Firkin Birmingham Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 16 Roadmenders Northampton Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 17 Esquires Bedford Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 20 Cavern Exeter Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox)
1998 Jan 21 Fleece and Firkin Bristol Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 22 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox)
1998 Jan 23 Zone Swansea Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild) - Gig cancelled due to PA failure
1998 Jan 24 Forum Tunbridge Wells Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 26 University Sheffield Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 27 Road House Manchester Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 28 Princess Charlotte Leicester Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 29 Rock City Nottingham Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 30 Army and Navy Chelmsford Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Jan 31 Highbury Garage London Here's Jonny Tour (With Glitterbox and Idlewild)
1998 Mar 30 Duchess of York Leeds  
1998 Mar 31 Riverside Newcastle  
1998 Apr 1 Westport Bar Dundee  
1998 Apr 2 Venue Edinburgh  
1998 Apr 3 Cathouse Glasgow  
1998 Apr 4 Lomax Liverpool  
1998 May 21 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Headline tour
1998 May 22 Hop and Grape Manchester Headline tour
1998 May 23 Arena Middlesborough Headline tour
1998 May 24 King Tuts Glasgow Headline tour
1998 May 25 Fibbers York Headline tour
1998 May 27 Waterfront Norwich Headline tour
1998 May 28 Rio Bradford Headline tour
1998 May 29 Red Rose Theatre Rugeley Headline tour
1998 May 30 Leadmill Sheffield Headline tour
1998 May 31 Arts Centre Colchester Headline tour
1998 Jun 2 Concorde Brighton Headline tour
1998 Jun 3 Union Bar Maidstone Headline tour (With Garageland)
1998 Jun 4 Alleycat Reading Headline tour (With Garageland)
1998 Jun 5 LA2 London Headline tour (With Garageland, Daytona & Snug)
1998 Jun 6 Strawberry Fayre Festival Cambridge
1998 Jun 18? Paradiso Amsterdam, NL
1998 Jul 18 Rock City Nottingham Supporting Yellow Monkey (Gig cancelled)
1998 Jul 20 Astoria London Midget and Radiator supporting Yellow Monkey
1998 Aug 1 Fuji Rock Festival Fuji, Japan  
1998 Aug 3 Liquid Rooms Tokyo, Japan With the Montrose Avenue
1998 Aug 22 NME Stage, Hylands Park Chelmsford V98
1998 Aug 22 Camden Barfly London Club Kerrang! (W/ Ruby Crusier & Flight 16)
1998 Aug 23 NME Stage Leeds V98
1998 Nov 8 Club Quattro Tokyo, Japan
1998 Nov 9 Club Quattro Tokyo, Japan
1998 Nov 11 Club Quattro Nagoya, Japan
1998 Nov 12 Club Quattro Osaka, Japan
1998 Nov 13 Drum Be-1 Fukuoka, Japan
1998 Dec 22 Camden Palace London Xmas party

1999 Jan 6 Kentish Town Bull & Gate London Pandemonium '99 (With Chewy and Twist)
1999 Jan 21 Junction Cambridge Local bands support
1999 Jan 22 Princess Charlotte Leicester Local bands support
1999 Jan 23 Fibbers York Local bands support
1999 Jan 24 Leadmill Sheffield Local bands support
1999 Jan 28 Rock City Nottingham Local bands support
1999 Jan 29 Red Rose Theatre Rugeley Local bands support
1999 Feb 4 Army and Navy Chelmsford Local bands support
1999 Feb 5 Forum Tunbridge Wells Local bands support
1999 Feb 6 Highbury Garage London With The Vow, Lukan & Abdoujaparov
1999 Oct 9 Astoria London A midday gig recorded live for Japanese T.V
1999?
2000?
June/
July
? Willow Festival Peterborough
1999 Nov 4 The Borderline Café London With Twist & Vel-Tone
1999 Dec 13 Camden Underworld London  

2000 Feb 24 Woughton Centre Milton Keynes
2000 Feb 25 Highbury Garage London Supporting The Drum
2000 Feb 26 The Square Harlow Supporting The Drum
2000 Feb? 27? Clwb Ifor Bach Cardiff Supporting The Drum
2000 Feb? 28? Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Supporting The Drum
2000 Mar 1 Casbah Sheffield   
2000 Mar? 4? Forum Tunbridge Wells Supporting The Drum
2000 Mar? 6? Red Rose Theatre Rugeley Supporting The Drum
2000 Mar 7 J.B's Dudley Supporting The Drum
2000 Apr 9 Boat Race Cambridge Supporting The Drum
2000 Apr 11 Lomax Liverpool Supporting The Drum
2000 May 24 Joiner's Arms Southampton Gig cancelled
2000 May 25 Clwb Ifor Bach Cardiff  
2000 May 26 Fat Pauly's Norwich  
2000 May 30 Army and Navy Chelmsford  
2000 May 31 Princess Charlotte Leicester  
2000 Jun 1 The Point Oxford  
2000 Jun 2 Free Butt Brighton Gig cancelled
2000 Jun 3 Forum Tunbridge Wells  
2000 Jun 30 Club With No Name Peterborough  
2000 June/
July
? Scala London With Kings X
2000 June/
July
? Rio's Bradford With Kings X
2000 June/
July
? Rock City Nottingham With Kings X
2000 Jul 5 Scala London With Kings X
2000 Jul 12 Camden Barfly London Supporting Headswim

2001 Jan 27 LA2 London Five Miles High Gig
2001 Jun 30 Riverside Festival Stamford  

2006 Jul 1 Riverside Festival Stamford
2006 Jul 30 Create Festival Ashford
2006 Sept 2 The Golden Cross Redditch
2006 Sept 18 The Social London

2008 Aug 30 Offset Festival Chigwell

2013 Dec 5 Stamford Voodoo Lounge Midget's "reunion & farewell" gig