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Sunday, 27th January 1980
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  • Location / London, England
  • Venue / The Marquee Club

The first show by the band in this city since November 1979 on the Highway To Hell tour with AC/DC.

Another show on the six week UK club tour with Witchfynde and local acts in support.

The first of two nights at this venue which was located on Wardour Street in the Soho area of London.

It hosted its most famous concerts whilst at this location from 1964 to 1988 before moving to Charing Charing Cross Road and closing in 1996.

Other versions of the club appeared at different locations including Covent Garden but it closed for good in 2008.

Future band member Phil Collen had performed here many times already with his early bands and Girl.

Fellow future Lep member Vivian Campbell would also play this venue for the first time in December 1980 with Sweet Savage.

The top right of the old entrance to the venue has a Blue Plaque dedicated to The Who drummer Keith Moon.

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