Saturday, June 23, 2018
GIK Acoustics - Europe
GIK Acoustics - Europe
The Moshville Times

Chris Newbold

chris-newbold-leicesterBorn in the 60s I developed a real passion for rock and metal and caught many great bands live. I enjoy my  photography and capturing the excitement of a live show adds to my enjoyment of both.

From: Leicestershire

Preferred genres: Open to most music (except rap and One Direction)

5 favourite bands: Led Zeppelin, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rush, Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath

5 favourite albums: Physical Graffiti – Led Zeppelin, One More From the Road – Lynyrd Skynyrd, Seventh Son of a Seventh Son – Iron Maiden, Strangers in the Night – UFO, Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen

Most embarrassing album owned: Step Two – Showaddywaddy (well I am from Leicester)

Favourite venues: DeMontfort Hall (Leicester), Royal Centre (Nottingham), Musician Pub (Leicester), Robin2 (Wolverhampton)

First gig: Wishbone Ash at DeMontfort Hall,  Leicester on Halloween 1978

Favourite gig: Monsters of Rock 1979 (first big festival)

Favourite drink: Southern Comfort

Favourite food: Steak (rare)