19th October 1977: Piper's, Spring Gardens, Manchester
With The Distractions, Snyde, and Nervous Breakdown.
Apparantly Hooky refused to let Nervous Breakdown use his
Pipers was on Spring Gardens. It was a weekend hangout for
clubbers of all kinds and had Jazz Funk nights, Motown, Soul
nights and a mid-week Punk night. The club had a small
restaurant. During the week they got a lot of local
celebrities from Coronation Street and other actors who were
working at Granda studios.
Pipers was NOT at the Cyprus
Tavern on Princess Street
Pipers is not to be confused with Pip's
which was at 55 Fennel Street.