- Doors Open: 6:45 pm
- Event Start: 7:30 pm
- Admission: £22.50
A Selective Agency Presentation
Martin McAloon of Prefab Sprout
Martin McAloon will be performing a large selection of hit songs from Prefab Sprout’s extensive archive celebrating over 40 years of his brother, Paddy McAloon’s writing.
This will be a rare opportunity to hear these incredible songs performed in their natural state.
Prefab Sprout are an English pop band from Witton Gilbert, County Durham formed in 1976, who rose to fame during the 1980s. The band’s best known lineup comprised Paddy McAloon (vocals, guitar, keyboard), Wendy Smith (vocals, guitar, keyboard), Martin McAloon (Prefab Sprout bass), and Neil Conti (drums).
Prefab Sprout Discography:
Lions In My Own Garden (Exit Someone) / Radio Love – Feb 25, 1982 (their first record, released on their own label Candle)
The Devil Has All the Best Tunes / Walk On – Oct 1983 (Kitchenware) (feat. Wendy Smith and Fiona Attwood)
Swoon – Mar 1984
Steve McQueen aka Two Wheels Good (US) – Jun 1985
From Langley Park to Memphis – Mar 1988
Protest Songs – Jun 1989
Jordan: The Comeback – Aug 1990
The Best of Prefab Sprout: A Life of Surprises – Jul 1992 (compilation; exit Conti hereafter)
Andromeda Heights – May 1997
38 Carat Collection (disc 1) – Oct 1999 (compilation)
38 Carat Collection (disc 2) – Oct 1999 (compilation)
The Gunman And Other Stories – Jun 18, 2001 (sans Smith)