The 20th Birthday Celebrations - Stephen and Jimmy's Party - 29th May 1988
Stephen Knox and Jimmy Tagoe created the last of the three parties.
12pm - 2pm Pat Rodaway : guitar and song - in the Gallery
2pm Tommy Jones : Goyararu Karate - in the basement
12 Da Bei Feng : Kites from the roof
12- 5 John Littlewood (British Chess Master) in the Gallery
5pm Dave Rickus - Fireworks
8pm The Last Poets with Musicians
The Last Poets (Jalal Mansur Nurridin and Suliman El Hadi) made their second visit to the Blackie during the 20th Birthday Celebrations when, as part of Stephen Knox's & Jimmy Tagoe's Party, they performed in concert backed by local musicians. We are currently trying to locate the names of the supporting musicians. To read about the first visit click here
The event took place in the studio in the basement. It was introduced by Stephen Knox and J.J.Williams (not sure where Jimmy Tagoe was).
Above the audience in place,
Right Stephen Knox and J.J.Williams introducing the concert.
Below photos of the concert
If you want to see further photos of the event click here
11pm-2am Radio Doom Disco with Ramon Serrano