GIG: U-Turn @ Rochester Christmas Market

Getting festive at Rochester Castle

U-Turn played at the Rochester Christmas Market at Rochester Castle, set in the spectacular Rochester Castle gardens and held over 3 consecutive weekends at the end of November and beginning of December.

More than 220,000 people visit Rochester Christmas Market each year to shop in over 80 stalls, enjoy the food and drink in the Bavarian Village, step into the children’s Christmas Village with Mrs Clause and the Elves, or just enjoy the roaming performances, music and other entertainment.

We formed up with Neil, Chris, Rob, Pete B, Dan Evans and Paul Annis.

Date: 28th November 2023
Gig Number LIV
Venue: Rochester Castle, Kent

Vocals / Lead / Rhythm Guitar: Neil Rigby
Vocals / Rhythm Guitar: Chris Bampton
Bass: Pete Billing
Lead / Rhythm Guitar: Steve Large
Drums: Paul Annis
Percussion / Backing Vocals: Dan Evans

U-Turn Set

Be Thankful For What You’ve Got – William DeVaughn
Your Story – Chris Bampton
Take me to the Line – Chris Bampton
Different Drum – Chris Bampton
Easy – Lionel Ritchie
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye
Groove is in the Heart – Deelite
Rip it Up – Orange Juice
Waiting for the Man – Velvet Underground

U-Turn Set 2

Lonely this Christmas – Mud
Santa Clus is coming to Town – Bruce Springsteen
Blue Christmas – Elvis
Merry Christmas Everybody – Slade
Run Run Rudolph – Chuck Berry
Miss You – The Rolling Stones
Every 1’s a Winner – Hot Chocolate
Move on Up – Curtis Mayfield
Get Down Saturday Night – Oliver Cheatham
Treat Her Right – Roy Head / The Commitments

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