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Hadn't realised that QUIMS was 10 years old this week until Jez pointed it out. The iPod classic in the logo is no longer available and whilst one quimmer has abandoned physical forms of music all together, another buys vinyl almost exclusively......but not much else has changed.... Here's to the next decade of quimming! Bob the Chiropodist

Icebreaker

As my first gig of the year was a minimalist Orchestral affair I thought I'd do the same with the review. In attendance: Bob, Jez, John + Sally (sat at the back) Who?: Icebreaker who do this First half: Terry Rileys 'In C' - AWESOME! Second half: Mostly obscure old Kraftwerk with an orchestral twist Upside: Great sound (especially once ...

Frankenstein

A cold and snowy January evening saw us gather in Ilkley Chez Jez for a truly horrible meeting. Jez dug out his old laser disc machine and treated us to a fine selection of horror movie visuals as the night progressed including 'Dusk til Dawn' 'Re-animator' The Shining' 'Spit On Your Grave' 'The Texas Chainsaw ...

IanMc1

An old school friend Paul contacted me via this site earlier this year. After a 30 year gap, we met up and still got on. He's a big Ian McNabb fan and vowed to get me to one of his gigs......so as a final birthday treat (I've managed to spin this 50th lark out for ...

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WB

For our QUIMS Christmas do we usually go for a meal, but Si double booked when he bought tickets for 'Wild Beast' - so we decided join him...... Curry first at the 'Corner Cafe' then onto 'Canal Mills' - my first time there. A big old industrial space that reminded me of the Hacienda - mainly ...