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The Asylum

My first ever set outside of London took place on Friday at the Asylum Club in Chelmsford. In the end, I played several sets, both between the bands and then afterwards. Here was the eventual playlist.

Jesus and Mary Chain – Just Like Honey
Stone Temple Pilots – Creep
Pearl Jam – Jeremy
Alice In Chains – Man In The Box
Foo Fighters – The Pretender
Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun

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Smashing Pumpkins – Zero
My Bloody Valentine – Only Shallow
Lush – Ladykillers
Cranes – Can’t Get Free
Freebass – Lady Violence

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Tool – Stinkfist
Pantera – Walk
Machine Head – Ten Ton Hammer
Faith No More – Epic
Rage Against The Machine – Killing In The Name
Nine Inch Nails – Wish
Pop Will Eat Itself – Ich Bin Ein Auslander
Depeche Mode – Never Let Me Down
Killing Joke – Eighties
The Damned – Eloise
Simple Minds – Don’t You Forget About Me
The Cult – She Sells Sanctuary
Fields Of The Nephilim – Moonchild
Metallica – Wherever I May Roam
Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me
Iron Maiden – Can I Play With Madness
Ozzy Osbourne – Crazy Train
Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
Garbage – I Think I’m Paranoid
Green Day – Basket Case
NOFX – Turning Japanese
Pennywise – Stand By Me
PUSA – Peaches
Toy Dolls – Nellie The Elephant

….that was initially it for that floor, but a encore of sorts ensued (from this point until the end of the night, most songs played were requests, which also explain the ‘releated projects’ feel!)

Covenant – Dead Starts (Version)
The Cure – A Forest (Tree Mix)

….and then a switch to the downstairs bar

White Zombie – More Human Than Human
Ministry – Just One Fix
Nitzer Ebb – Let Your Body Learn
New Order – Blue Monday (Original)
Alien Sex Fiend – Dead And Buried
Joy Division – Transmission
Cocteau Twins – Sugar Hiccup
Siouxsie and the Banshees – Happy House
Tubeway Army – My Shadow In Vain
Creatures – Dancing On Glass
The Birthday Party – Release The Bats
The Clash – I Fought The Law
AC/DC – Black In Black
Aerosmith – Crazy
Black Sabbath – Paranoid
The Rolling Stones – Paint It Black
The Kinks – You Really Got Me

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