Cranes's Concert History

Cranes are a shoegaze/dream pop group fronted by Alison Shaw and formed in 1986. They were originally based on the south coast of England in Portsmouth.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Aug 31, 2012 –
Sep 02, 2012
Electric Picnic 2012  
Ed Sheeran / The Killers / The xx / The Cure / Sigur Rós / Alabama Shakes / Grizzly Bear / Hot Chip / The Roots / Grimes / Crystal Castles / BASSNECTAR / The Vaccines / Metronomy / Elbow / Azealia Banks / Bat For Lashes / Patti Smith / The Horrors / Glen Hansard / Orbital / Roots Manuva / The Jezabels / Bell X1 / The 2 Bears / Cold Specks / Baxter Dury / Jonathan Wilson / Fatoumata Diawara / Christy Moore / Lanterns on the Lake / Willis Earl Beal / Cranes / Solar Bears / Staff Benda Bilili / Kieran Hebden / Little Roy / Optimo / Body and Soul / Rocketnumbernine / RAMS' pocket radio / The Kanyu Tree / little xs for eyes / Land Lovers / Lorcan Mak / John Walsh / Aidan & the Italian Weather Ladies / Milagers
Stradbally Hall Galway, Connaught, Ireland
Jul 09, 2012 –
Jul 09, 2012
Rock in Roma 2012  
The Cure / Crystal Castles / Cranes / Paolo Benvegnù / Denimor
Ippodromo Capannelle Rome, Latium, Italy
Sep 08, 2011 –
Sep 11, 2011
Bestival 2011  
Ed Sheeran / Skrillex / The Cure / Diplo / James Blake / Björk / Fatboy Slim / Labrinth / Santigold / Crystal Castles / Robyn / SBTRKT / Kelis / Metronomy / Pendulum / Chromeo / PJ Harvey / Cut Copy / The Drums / Mogwai / DJ Shadow / Public Enemy / Paloma Faith / DJ Fresh / Laura Marling / Primal Scream / Noah & The Whale / A-Trak / The Maccabees / Katy B / Benjamin Francis Leftwich / Frank Turner / Feed Me / Boys Noize / Wretch 32 / Toots & The Maytals / Maverick Sabre / Caravan Palace / Modestep / Skream / Junip / Village People / Los Campesinos! / Magnetic Man / Zola Jesus / Tensnake / Modeselektor / Brian Wilson / Wolf Gang / Andreya Triana / HEALTH / John Grant / Johnny Flynn / Tanlines / Grandmaster Flash / Oneohtrix Point Never / Rustie / Ms. Dynamite / Kyla La Grange / Julio Bashmore / Dry the River / LFO / Ghostpoet / Benga / Pantha du Prince / Claude VonStroke / 65daysofstatic / Graham Coxon / The 2 Bears / Willy Mason / Fenech-Soler / Ulrich Schnauss / Big Audio Dynamite / Jungle Brothers / Emalkay / Yasmin / Danny Byrd / DJ Zinc / Star Slinger / Liam Bailey / dan le sac Vs Scroobius Pip / Clare Maguire / Daniel Avery / The Selecter / Asian Dub Foundation / The Midnight Beast / Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows / A Guy Called Gerald / Venetian Snares / D.I.D / The Japanese Popstars / Krafty Kuts / Caitlin Rose / Beardyman / Lanterns on the Lake / Goldie Lookin Chain / Esben and the Witch / The Unthanks / Emeralds / Gentleman's Dub Club / The Nextmen / Omar Souleyman / Frankie & The Heartstrings / Marcus Foster / Doorly / Congo Natty / Cranes / David Rodigan / The Correspondents / Andrew Weatherall / Tall Ships / Various Cruelties / Global Communication / Trophy Wife / Logo / A.Skillz / Brandt Brauer Frick / Psychemagik / Treefight For Sunlight / Sophie Barker / Eat Static / Jam City / Young Rebel Set / Bok Bok / MistaJam / Annie Mac / Tim Green / Bright Light Bright Light / Mz Bratt / Puzzle Muteson / Dr Syntax / Post War Years / B. Dolan / The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain / Max Tundra / Derrick Carter / Oneman / Two Wounded Birds / Spark / MC Xander / Carte Blanche / Channel One Sound System / Islet / Sound of Rum / Breakage Feat Jess Mills / Benji Boko / Our Broken Garden / The Hempolics / Ellen and the Escapades / Tankus the Henge / 6 Day Riot / The Dhol Foundation / The Bad Shepherds / Norman Jay MBE / Monki / Timo Garcia / Tripwires / Smerins Anti-Social Club / Leo Zero / T.E.E.D / Tayo / Catherine A.D. / Red Light / Carmen Rosa / The Piney Gir Country Roadshow / Duffstep / DJ Derek / Perhaps Contraption / Hyperdub / Luke Concannon / Jackson Analogue / Subgiant / IDC / Feeling Gloomy / Disco Bloodbath / Al Tourettes / Yaaks / Luv Jam / Brigitte Aphrodite / Robert Luis / Beat a Maxx / The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band / Fear of Theydon / Horndog Brass Band / White Wedding / Kalio Gayo / Jaipur Kawa Brass Band / Punks Not Dad / Catherine Okada / Victor Menace / 65 Day of Static / James Owen Fender / Kawa Circus / Andy C & Mc Gq / Gideon's Demise / Mirrors (UK) / The Golden Strands / Cheviot Hill / The Lullaby Club / The Shellac Collective / Jackmaster & Spencer / Across The Tracks / King Midas Sound Hyperdub / Patrick Wold / Hi Tek Starring Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May / The Fan Jets / Fly Frankie Fly / Reggae Roast / Soul Jazz Soundsystem
Isle of Wight, England
Sep 01, 2005 Rockwave 2005  
The Cure / Cranes / Film / Αλκίνοος Ιωαννίδης
Terra Vibe Athens, Attica, Greece
Aug 28, 2005 The Cure / Cranes / Zeraphine / Khoiba   Kindl-Bühne Wuhlheide Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Aug 10, 2005 LOKERSE FEESTEN  
Hermanos Inglesos / The Cure / Mercury Rev / Cranes
Grote Kaai Lokeren, Flanders, Belgium
Jun 25, 2004 The Cure / Cranes   Tanzbrunnen Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
May 21, 2004 Cranes W2 's-Hertogenbosch, North Brabant, Netherlands
Aug 01, 2002 –
Aug 04, 2002
Festival Internacional de Benicàssim - FIB 2002  
Radiohead / Muse / The Cure / Sigur Rós / Chemical Brothers / Belle and Sebastian / Air / DJ Shadow / Black Rebel Motorcycle Club / Four Tet / Primal Scream / Doves / Paul Weller / Nada Surf / Suede / Low / Apparat / Télépopmusik / Super Furry Animals / The Beta Band / Felix da Housecat / Joseph Arthur / Zombie Nation / The Notwist / Supergrass / I Am Kloot / Alex Gopher / Deluxe / Omar / Kid Loco / Ricardo Villalobos / St. Etienne / Beachwood Sparks / Neil Halstead / Slam / Los Planetas / Rinôçérôse / The Electric Soft Parade / Miss Kittin & The Hacker / The Hacker / Andy Caldwell / Superpitcher / Cranes / Dominique A / Louie Vega / Zero / Jan Jelinek / Junior Sanchez / Dot Allison / JACK / Polar / Haven / Akasha / Steve Wynn / Aquanote / Maga / T.Raumschmiere / Petalpusher / Cassino / Organic Audio / Beef / Mani / Artist Unknown / Perry Blake / Anajo / Departure Lounge / Tutto Matto / The Maxwell Implosion / Australian Blonde / Thalia Zedek / URSÜLA / Mercromina / Wit / Nosoträsh / Souvenir / Richard Fearless / Telephunken / Carrots / Smart / Tobias Thomas / The Montgolfier Brothers / Domestic / El Hombre Burbuja / Aroah / Fine / Mr. Dj / Filippo Naughty Moscatello / Justine Frischmann / Me Enveneno De Azules / Viva Las Vegas / Fibla / Buenavista / Amable / Rinrse / Octubre / Miguel Migs Lisa Shaw / Nice Man / The Tea Servants / TOXICOSMOS / Nen / Aldo Linares / Barbara Preisinger / Toni Bass / Miguel Mendoza / El Diablo En El Ojo / Andrew Peckler / Coeval / Alex Gopher Dj / Traxx Dj / No Neo / Stefan Betke Aka Pole / Michelle Grinser / Australian Blonde Steve Wynn / Toni Rox / Rsula / Toxicosmos Dj / Toms Fdo. Flores / DJ Rojiblanco / La Mueca De Sal / Savas Pascalidis Dj
Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Jul 27, 2002 Mogwai / The Cure / Cranes   Hyde Park London, England, United Kingdom
May 22, 2002 Cranes / Matthew   Shim Sham Club New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Nov 16, 2001 Cranes / John Vanderslice / Death Cab for Cutie / PROM   El Rey Theatre Los Angeles, California, United States
Jun 27, 1996 –
Jun 30, 1996
Roskilde Festival 1996  
Red Hot Chili Peppers / Moby / Dave Matthews Band / Massive Attack / No Doubt / The Flaming Lips / Björk / Alanis Morissette / Placebo / Deftones / Cypress Hill / Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds / Bush / Rage Against The Machine / The Cardigans / Slayer / David Bowie / Mazzy Star / Pulp / Bad Religion / Underworld / Patti Smith / Sugar Ray / Nightmares On Wax / The Presidents of The United States of America / Toots & The Maytals / Sepultura / Moloko / Goldfinger / Chumbawamba / Ash / Ministry / Skunk Anansie / Lamb / Billy Bragg / Leftfield / Neil Young & Crazy Horse / Super Furry Animals / Joan Osborne / Fun Lovin' Criminals / Fear Factory / Kent / Frank Black / The Bluetones / Tindersticks / Tortoise / Cocteau Twins / Sebadoh / Khaled / Die Fantastischen Vier / Baaba Maal / Paradise Lost / Heather Nova / GZA/Genius / Type O Negative / Amorphis / Kashmir / Asian Dub Foundation / D-A-D / Black Grape / A Guy Called Gerald / Grant Lee Buffalo / Dirty Three / The Jesus Lizard / Babybird / Front Line Assembly / Life Of Agony / Southern Culture On The Skids / pop will eat itself / Lord Finesse / Rockers Hi-Fi / Banco de Gaia / The Last Poets / Cranes / Gorky's Zygotic Mynci / H-Blockx / Pretty Maids / No Fun At All / Dog Eat Dog / The Nature / Unsane / Sort Sol / Dizzy Mizz Lizzy / El Vez / System 7 / Taraf de Haïdouks / The Walkabouts / Sex Pistols / Shelter / Caroline Henderson / Bel Canto / Ken Ishii / Dub Tractor / Infinite Mass / Test Dept. / Dan Baird & Homemade Sin / Elakelaiset / Total Eclipse / Den Gale Pose / BAAL / Psyched Up Janis / Fred Schneider / China Drum / Hagfish / Liberator / Moondog Jr. / Future 3 / Positive Black Soul / Gary Clail / Mental Overdrive / Hvid Sjokolade / Rockers By Choice / Rinneradio / Audio Active / fluffy / Hotel Hunger / Takfarinas / Rhonda Harris / Scarce / God Is My Co-Pilot / Keith Secola / Greene / Strawberry Slaughterhouse / Eboman / The Lions Den / Dureforsog / Grope / Lucky People Center / Pineforest Crunch / Ryuichi Sakamoto Trio / The Customer$ / Dulfer / Jasper And The Prodigal Suns / Tango Orkestret / BLEEDER / Te Ava Piti / Ruby Fruit Jungle / Boghandle / De Skrigende Halse / Passion Orange / Merzy / Scott Maddox / The Mole Session / Funk Flush / Mobyhead / kinky vibes / Self-transforming Machine Elves / Cygnet Committee / Fire Music / Schweinhund
Roskilde, Zealand, Denmark
Jun 09, 1995 –
Jun 10, 1995
Zillo Festival 1995  
Siouxsie & The Banshees / New Model Army / Nitzer Ebb / Alien Sex Fiend / Cranes / Project Pitchfork / Lacrimosa / Selig / The Bates / Armageddon Dildos / Immaculate Fools / The Merry Thoughts / The Fair Sex
Mainwiesen Rüsselsheim am Main, Hesse, Germany
Feb 22, 1995 –
Feb 24, 1995
cranes; / idaho / chris whitley   metro chicago Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jul 09, 1994 –
Jul 10, 1994
Dour Festival 1994  
Blur / Tool / Pulp / The Posies / dEUS / Rollins Band / Terrorvision / Swervedriver / ozric tentacles / Cranes / Arno / Zebda / Massilia Sound System / Adorable / C.S.I. / Consolidated / No One is Innocent / The Goats / Choice / Les Tambours du Bronx / Uzeda / B.J Scott / Fédération française de funk / Fabulous Troubadour / Stuck Up
Dour, Wallonia, Belgium
Sep 22, 1993 cranes;   metro chicago Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jun 01, 1993 Slowdive / Cranes Newcastle riverside Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
May 30, 1993 Cranes / Slowdive       King Tut's Wah Wah Hut Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Nov 30, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Grand Hall Olympia London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 28, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Grand Hall Olympia London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 26, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Grand Hall Olympia London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 23, 1992 Cranes / The Cure   Manchester Central Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Nov 20, 1992 The Cure / Cranes     Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Nov 19, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Resorts World Arena Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Nov 18, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   NEC Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Nov 13, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Salle Omnisport Rennes, France
Nov 06, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   WiZink Center Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Nov 02, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Palais Des Sports Marseille, France
Oct 26, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Palasport Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Oct 25, 1992 "Wish Tour" European Leg  
The Cure / Cranes
Patinoire de Malley Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
Oct 21, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Zénith de Paris Paris, Île-de-France, France
Oct 20, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Zénith de Paris Paris, Île-de-France, France
Oct 19, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Zénith de Paris Paris, Île-de-France, France
Oct 17, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Halle Tony Garnier Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Oct 15, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Hallenstadion Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Oct 12, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Olympiahalle Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Oct 11, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Olympiahalle Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
Oct 08, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Bremen Arena Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Oct 07, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Deutschlandhalle Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Oct 06, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Sporthalle Hamburg Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Oct 03, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Flanders Expo Gent, BE
Sep 28, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Valbyhallen Copenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark
Sep 26, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Scandinavium Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Sep 25, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Ericsson Globe Arena Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Jul 21, 1992 Electric Factory Presents The Cure  
Cranes / The Cure
Ervin J. Nutter Center, Wright State University Dayton, Ohio, United States
Jul 18, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   The Palace of Auburn Hills Detroit, Michigan, United States
Jul 17, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Skydome Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jul 17, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   Skydome Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jul 15, 1992 The Cure / Cranes   New World Music Theatre Tinley Park, Illinois, United States
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Concerts Per Year:
2012 2 concerts
2011 1 concert
2005 3 concerts
2004 2 concerts
2002 3 concerts
2001 1 concert
1996 1 concert
1995 2 concerts
1994 1 concert
1993 3 concerts
1992 52 concerts
1991 2 concerts
1990 2 concerts
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