808state live - 1999
Toolshed = Graham Massey & guests. 808 DJs = Andy & Darren (Spinmasters).
Always check locally with venue before you set out to a gig. tbc = to be confirmed.
All venues UK unless noted.

Page last updated: 19-Oct-2012

Dec:99

31:Dec - 808 DJs: "Nice" - The Racecourse - Newcastle. Afterwards: NY Sushi - The Unit - Sheffield

NY Sushi - The Unit - Sheffield

17:Dec - 808 DJs: The Junction - Cambridge

04:Dec - 808 DJs: Itxela - San Sebastian - Spain

03:Dec - TOOLSHED XL Big band: Contact Theatre (newly opened) - Manchester. 9 pm. This is a free gig with a 30 piece(!) orchestra including full brass section, string quartet, guitar section and 3 drummers and includes full multimedia presentation for the performance.
Aftershow: Toolshed featuring Bola (Live) and Gescom DJs - Band on the Wall - Manchester.

03:Dec - 808 DJs: Top Line - La Sala Del Cel - Girona - Spain

Nov:99
27:Nov - 808 DJs - Music Centre - Dublin - Ireland

20:Nov - 808 DJs - Staffordshire Uni - Stoke

05:Nov - Toolshed featuring Crispy Ambulance - Band on the Wall - Manchester. Crispy Ambulance reformed for one gig only! More Crispy Ambulance information here. See Sleeve artwork of their first single, painted by Graham Massey. Toolshed allstars featuring Jah Wobble.

Oct:99
28:Oct - 808 DJs - Aqualenium - Preston

23:Oct - 808 DJs - The Emporium - Cardiff

16:Oct - 808 DJs - The Junction - Cambridge

15:Oct - Massonix (Graham supporting Autechre) - Compression @ The Music Box - Manchester

09:Oct - 808 DJs - Itxela - San Sebastian - Spain

01:Oct - Toolshed feat. Billy Mahonie and Homelife (808s bassman Paddy) - Band on the Wall - Manchester. 6, 9.30pm.

Sep:99
26:Sep - 808 DJs - Doug's birthday - Planet K - Manchester

25:Sep - 808 DJs - Scala - London

24:Sep - 808 DJs - Faversham - Leeds

Aug:99
27:Aug - 808 DJs - Reading - Rivermead from 01:30 - 03:30.

21:Aug - 808 DJs - Kickzone '99 - Cologne (Germany)
This was a nice one. Images by Markus and sounds here.

14:Aug - Toolshed Allstars - Free Urban Music Festival / D.Percussion - Castlefield - Manchester

13:Aug - Toolshed featuring Fridge (live) - Band on the Wall - Manchester

10:Aug - 808 State live - Eclipse 99 - Carlyon Bay - St Austell - Cornwall
For gig report by Stephen Cade click here. Images by Clive Tonge here.

10:Aug - 808 State live - Eclipse 99 - Carlyon Bay - St Austell - Cornwall

10:Aug - 808 State live - Eclipse 99 - Carlyon Bay - St Austell - Cornwall

Jul:99
31:Jul - 808 DJs - Northern Hype - Triple Kirk - Aberdeen
Report from Andy: Aberdeen was good, very good.

30:Jul - 808 DJs - Vestax - Scala - London

27:Jul - Toolshed: Serious - Spitz - London. 8 pm, 7.50

23:Jul - 808 DJs - Junction 21 - Leicester
Report from Sid Chip: The 808 DJs were called off after an hour due to their excellent set being "too hard" for the ears of poncey Leicester students...

16:Jul - 808 DJs - NY Sushi - The Unit - Sheffield

03:Jul - 808 DJs - Motion '99 - Gunzgen (near Egerkingen - Switzerland)
Report from Andy: Switzerland was fun - got on the decks at 6:30 am.

02:Jul - 808 DJs - Watersplash - Jersey

Jun:99
26:Jun - 808 DJs - Athletico - Crossbar - London

16:Jun - Toolshed with Jazzfudge feat. DJ Vadim - Manchester

12:Jun - 808 State live - Middlesex Uni
Set list: Relay, Bombadin, Long Orange, Invader (SW1), Fuzznasty, Pacific, In Yer Face, Banacheq, Quincy's Lunch, Bonded, Cubik.

05:Jun - 808 State live - Godiva Festival - Coventry - FREE ENTRY!!!
Set list: Relay, Bombadin, Long Orange, Invader (SW1), Fuzznasty, Pacific, In Yer Face, Banacheq, Quincy's Lunch, Bonded, Cubik.

Remarks: Three power cuts!

03:Jun - 808 State live - Edinburgh Uni (Students only!?)

May:99

29:May - 808 State live - Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (USA)
SoundView Entertainment Presents: Urban Phenomenon Saturday May 29th, 1999 7:30pm - 5am Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
808 State, Atomic Babies, Kenny Larkin, Derrick May, Kevin Saunderson, Felix Da Housecat, Doc Martin (??), Brand Nubian, RUN DMC, X-Ecutioners, DJ Spooky, Mixmaster Mike, Mark Luv, Pascal, Darren J, Shy fX, Heretic, Raymond Roker, Machete, On Point, Geoff Da'Chef, Omen, MC Rage & Placid K, Ron D Core.
Info: 213.673.3910, 714.808.0312, 909.274.7205, 619.338.8575. Tickets go on sale April 17th. $28.50 presale and $32.50 day of event. Tickets available through TicketMaster 213.480.3232. Info supplied by Kathryn - thanks!

19:May - Toolshed feat. Jazzanova - Manchester

15:May - 808 DJs - Norwich Uni

14:May - 808 DJs - Middlesborough Arena

08:May - Toolshed feat. Squarepusher at Upper Campfield Market Manchester

Apr:99
24:Apr - 808 DJs - Ireland

22:Apr - 808 DJs - Po Na Na, Oxford

14:Apr - Toolshed - Band on the Wall - Manchester

02:Apr - 808 DJs - Leeds

Mar:99
18-20:Mar - 808 DJs - Ireland

17:Mar - Toolshed, Band on the Wall featuring RadioBoy (Matt Herbert) - Manchester

05:Mar - 808 DJs - Leeds

Feb:99
26:Feb - 808 DJs - Sailsbury

11:Feb - 808 DJs - Done & Dusted - Manchester

04:Feb - 808 DJs - Done & Dusted - Macclesfield

Jan:99
29:Jan - 808 DJs - PtangyangKipperbang...Yeah! in Cardiff

28:Jan - 808 DJs - Done & Dusted - Manchester

23:Jan - 808 DJs - Up your Ronson - Leeds