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Gang of Four

Years Active: 
1977–1983, 1987–1997, 2004–present

Gang of Four are an English post-punk group from Leeds. Original personnel were singer Jon King, guitarist Andy Gill, bass guitarist Dave Allen and drummer Hugo Burnham. They were fully active from 1977 to 1984, and then re-emerged twice in the 1990s with King and Gill. In 2004, the original line-up reunited but in November 2006 Allen was replaced on bass by Thomas McNeice and Burnham on drums by Mark Heaney.


Event Date Venue City Region Country
The Jam 12/21/1978 Camden Music Machine London Camden England
Gig of the Century 03/25/1979 Lyceum Theatre London Westminster England
Buzzcocks 09/09/1979 Mothers Chicago Illinois USA
Buzzcocks 09/11/1979 Temple Beautiful San Francisco California USA
Buzzcocks 09/12/1979 Santa Monica Civic Auditorium Santa Monica California USA
Gang of Four 11/10/1979 Maxwell Hall Aylesbury Buckinghamshire England
Gang of Four 01/23/1980 Top Rank - Brighton Brighton South East England England
Gang of Four 01/24/1980 Guildford Civic Hall Guildford Surrey England
Gang of Four 01/25/1980 University of Birmingham Birmingham West Midlands England
Gang of Four 01/26/1980 Loughborough University Loughborough Leicestershire England
Gang of Four 02/01/1980 Eric's Liverpool Merseyside England
Gang of Four 02/02/1980 University of Bradford Bradford West Yorkshire England
Gang of Four 02/04/1980 South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education Cardiff South Glamorgan Wales
Gang of Four 02/05/1980 Portsmouth Polytechnic Portsmouth Hampshire England
Gang of Four 02/07/1980 Electric Ballroom (London) London Camden England
Gang of Four 02/08/1980 Porterhouse Retford East Midlands England
Gang of Four 02/09/1980 University of Leicester Leicester East Midlands England
Gang of Four 05/09/1980 Broadway Live Montréal Quebec Canada
Gang of Four 05/10/1980 Fyfe & Drum Ottawa Ontario Canada
Gang of Four 05/17/1980 Emerald City Emerald City New Jersey USA
Gang of Four 05/20/1980 The Starwood Hollywood California USA
Gang of Four 05/21/1980 The Starwood Hollywood California USA
Killing Joke 10/13/1980 Digbeth Civic Hall Birmingham West Midlands England
Killing Joke 10/15/1980 Digbeth Civic Hall Birmingham West Midlands England
Gang of Four 10/18/1980 Brady's Liverpool Merseyside England