Bournbrook Hotel, Selly Oak, Birmingham, England
Initially, due to the poster on the left, we only knew that - in all likelihood - this gig took place.
Evidence has now been brought by the wonderful blog "I Was A Teenage Sisters of Mercy Fan".
Check the post Crash And Brum 1... there and learn more about the event and its circumstances ...
- unknown -
Unfortunately no recording of this concert has ever surfaced and so the setlist question
will most likely remain unresolved.
Support acts were Little Brother, a poet and stand-up comedian from Bradford and From Eden.
For some information on Little Brother, we recommend you check this lovely page on him.
A recording of Little Brother's show, most likely similar to the one he should have performed here, was
recorded and released on side AA of a vinyl album, side a of which features a performance involving Jon Langford.
were recorded at KG Studios, too.
Miles Hunt and Malcom Treece left the band and formed The Wonder Stuff. Unofficial wonder stuff fansite
changed their name, released an EP and then, in 1986, eventually became Pop Will Eat Itself.
Here's an interview article about the band and their biography at the fansite / forum pweination.com,
noting that From Eden' supported The Sisters of Mercy at Selly Oak and that The Sisters appeared on
the cover of Sounds shortly afterwards.