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Are these the top 10 gigs played in King's Lynn?

PUBLISHED: 13:19 02 September 2019 | UPDATED: 13:38 02 September 2019

The Darkness performing at Festival Too. Picture: Ian Burt

The Darkness performing at Festival Too. Picture: Ian Burt

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Music fans took to social media in their droves after we asked what their favourite King's Lynn gig was.

King's Lynn people have put forward their favourite gigs. Photo: ArchiveKing's Lynn people have put forward their favourite gigs. Photo: Archive

The town has seen many massive names play from Slade to The Fall, but these were locals' favourites:

1. Levellers at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, February 2, 1998

A large crowd on the Tuesday Market Place for the finale of Festival Too. Picture: Ian BurtA large crowd on the Tuesday Market Place for the finale of Festival Too. Picture: Ian Burt

2. Ocean Colour Scene at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, April 13, 1999

3. Thin Lizzy at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, February 15, 1974

CAPTION; The Stranglers perform to a large crowd in Lynn's Tuesday Market place, as part of the Festival Too concerts. The Stranglers frontman Paul Roberts performs for the crowd.
PHOTO; Matthew Usher
COPY; Lynn Office
FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP
COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004
TEL; (01603) 772434CAPTION; The Stranglers perform to a large crowd in Lynn's Tuesday Market place, as part of the Festival Too concerts. The Stranglers frontman Paul Roberts performs for the crowd. PHOTO; Matthew Usher COPY; Lynn Office FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004 TEL; (01603) 772434

4. Deaf Havana at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, July 11, 2019

5. The Stranglers at Festival Too, July 17, 2004

CAPTION; Part of the large crowd that turned out at the Saturday night to the free open air concert to see the Stranglers on Lynn's Tuesday Market Place.
PHOTO; Matthew Usher
COPY; Lynn Office
FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP
COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004
TEL; (01603) 772434CAPTION; Part of the large crowd that turned out at the Saturday night to the free open air concert to see the Stranglers on Lynn's Tuesday Market Place. PHOTO; Matthew Usher COPY; Lynn Office FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004 TEL; (01603) 772434

6. Hawkwind at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, November 8 1972

7. The Darkness at Festival Too, July 14, 2018

CAPTION; The Stranglers perform to a large crowd in Lynn's Tuesday Market place, as part of the Festival Too concerts. The Stranglers frontman Paul Roberts performs for the crowd.
PHOTO; Matthew Usher
COPY; Lynn Office
FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP
COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004
TEL; (01603) 772434CAPTION; The Stranglers perform to a large crowd in Lynn's Tuesday Market place, as part of the Festival Too concerts. The Stranglers frontman Paul Roberts performs for the crowd. PHOTO; Matthew Usher COPY; Lynn Office FOR; EDP / NEWS / WEST SLIP COPYRIGHT; EDP pics © 2004 TEL; (01603) 772434

8. The Buzzcocks at Festival Too, July 13, 2007

9. Genesis at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, November 24, 1972

King's Lynn  -  Buildings

King's Lynn Corn Exchange at night.

Dated  20 August 1996

Photograph  C6671
Negative Number  CA11927King's Lynn - Buildings King's Lynn Corn Exchange at night. Dated 20 August 1996 Photograph C6671 Negative Number CA11927

10. Taste at King's Lynn Corn Exchange, 1970 (if you know the date for this concert please let us know)

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King's Lynn people have put forward their favourite gigs. Photo: ArchiveKing's Lynn people have put forward their favourite gigs. Photo: Archive

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