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Captain Sensible: Solo & Beyond... (2006)

The list of shows for 2006 is believed to be complete (lists for some years are very much 'work in progress').


* (with) Dead Men Walking (band comprising Kirk Brandon, Mike Peters, Slim Jim Phantom and Captain Sensible)

Wednesday 25 October 2006 - The Circle, Worksop

Set: unknown.

Comments: Final night of tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006'. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Tuesday 24 October 2006 - St Davids Hall, Cardiff

Setlist: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe in the Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Glad It's All Over, March Or Die, Up For Murder, Spirit Of 76, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM, Neat Neat Neat, Rock This Town.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. Once again the actual set differed from the setlist. 'Transmission' was included (TV Smith joining DMW on stage for the number) and 'Happy Talk' preceded 'Glad It's All Over'. Paul Gray also joined the band on stage during the set - playing on 'Do Anything You Wanna Do' and another unidentified song ('Something Else?').

Sunday 22 October 2006 - The Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

Set included: Neat Neat Neat.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'. Johnny Moped joined DMW on stage during the set.

Saturday 21 October 2006 - Civic Centre, Whitehaven

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Friday 20 October 2006 - Library Theatre, Darwen

Setlist: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe in the Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Glad It's All Over, March or Die, Up For Murder, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM, Neat Neat Neat. encore - Rock This Town, New Rose.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. As usual, the actual set differed... Transmission is known to have been included. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Thursday 19 October 2006 - Parr Hall, Warrington

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Wednesday 18 October 2006 - King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow

Set: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe in the Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up (Part 2 only), I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Happy Talk, Glad It's All Over, Spirits, Blaze Of Glory, Up For Murder, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM, Neat Neat Neat, Transmission, New Rose, Rock This Town, I Fought The Law.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. As with other gigs on the tour, the actual set (as opposed to the setlist) differed on the evening - Transmission is known to have been played in one of the 2 encores, Dead Men Walking being joined on stage by TV Smith for the number.

Tuesday 17 October 2006 - Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Set: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe in the Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Happy Talk, Glad It's All Over, Spirits, White Riot, Absolute Reality, Up For Murder, Liberator, Rumble In Brighton, 45 RPM, Neat Neat Neat, Transmission, New Rose, Rock This Town, I Fought The Law.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Sunday 15 October 2006 - Queens Hall, Nuneaton

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Saturday 14 October 2006 - Academy III, Manchester

Set included: Transmission, 68 Guns, 45 RPM.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Friday 13 October 2006 - Town Hall, Accrington

Setlist: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe In The Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Glad It's All Over, March Or Die, Up For Murder, Spirit of '76, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM. encore - Rock This Town, New Rose.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. Although the 'setlist' above is correct as written for the evening, there was much variation - so the actual set is unclear - for instance, as normal at shows on this tour, TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Thursday 12 October 2006 - Robin 2, Bilston

Set: unknown.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Wednesday 11 October 2006 - Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth

Set: unknown.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Monday 9 October 2006 - Courtyard, Hereford

Setlist: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe In The Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Glad It's All Over, March Or Die, Up For Murder, Spirit of '76, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM, Neat Neat Neat, Transmission, New Rose, Rock This Town.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined the band on stage for 'Transmission'.

Sunday 8 October 2006 - Waterfront, Norwich

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Saturday 7 October 2006 - Islington Academy, London

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006' continues. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Friday 6 October 2006 - Millfield Arts Centre, Edmonton

Set included: Transmission.

Comments: Third night of tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006'. Support from TV Smith. TV Smith joined Dead Men Walking on stage for 'Transmission'.

Thursday 5 October 2006 - Fleece and Firkin, Bristol

Set: Runaway Boys, Do You Believe In The Westworld, 68 Guns, Smash It Up, I Can See, Strength, Stray Cat Strut, Glad It's All Over, March Or Die, Up For Murder, Spirit of '76, Liberator, Rumble in Brighton, 45 RPM, New Rose, Rock This Town, Transmission, Neat Neat Neat.

Comments: Second night of tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006'. Support from TV Smith. Captain misread the setlist so 'New Rose' was the intended finale it but had been played earlier in error for 'Neat Neat Neat'. 'Transmission' was played although not on the setlist.

Wednesday 4 October 2006 - Carling Academy, Liverpool

Set included: Do You Believe In The Westworld, 45 RPM, Up For Murder, Declare Yourself An Unsafe Building, Strength, 68 Guns, Stray Cat Strut, Smash It Up, Neat Neat Neat, Glad It's All Over, New Rose, Runaway Boys, I Can See, March Or Die, Liberator, Rumble In Brighton, Transmission, Rock This Town.

Comments: First night of tour simply billed as 'Across The UK October 2006'. Support from TV Smith. Captain also played a verse of 'Wot' on his bass following a request.

* (with) Nikki Sudden tribute

Friday 21 July 2006 - Dirty Water Club, Boston Arms, Tuffnell Park, London

Comments: Nikki Sudden tribute gig with Dave Kusworth & members of the Jacobites, Captain Sensible, Jowe Head and members of the Swell Maps, Darrell Bath, The Last Bandits, Maria-Therese McCormack, Max Décharné & members of the Flaming Stars, Paul Caton, Phil Shöenfelt & Pavel Cingl, Instant Flight and various special guests. Captain played bass on three Marc Bolan songs, 'Jeepster', a late 60's Bolan demo that morphed into 'Teenager In Love', and 'Twentieth Century Boy'. The reason Captain played Bolan covers was that when the Damned toured with him Bolan, Nikki was their roadie.

* (with) Dead Men Walking (band comprising Kirk Brandon, Mike Peters, Slim Jim Phantom and Captain Sensible)

Saturday 8 July 2006 - Marr's Bar, Worcester

Set: New Rose, Rock This Town, I Can See, Strength, The Storm, Glad It's All Over, Never Take Me Alive, Spirit Of 76, Rumble In Brighton, 45 RPM, Stray Cat Strut, Do You Believe In The Westworld, Smash it Up (Part 2 only), 68 Guns, Runaway Boys, I Fought The Law, Neat Neat Neat, Fight For Your Right (To Party).

Comments: REARRANGED gig from December 2005.


Captain Sensible Live Performances Index
Captain Sensible - 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990
1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980
1979 1978
The Damned Naz Nomad & The Nightmares The Phantom Chords
Selected Miscellany Unresolved issues Site updates


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