A Weekend In The City presents ALTERNATIVE UK 80s:2 - Friday 12 December Following on from the success of Alternative UK 80s in December '07, this is now an annual event and is the FINAL A Weekend In The City event for 2008! From 10pm, DJ Peter Barker will play the best UK music of the 80s (and maybe very late 70s) featuring New Wave, New Romantic, Synth Pop, indie & alternative pop by great artists such as: NEW ORDER * THE SMITHS * THE CURE * DEPECHE MODE * JAPAN * THE HUMAN LEAGUE * SIMPLE MINDS * TEARS FOR FEARS * SCRITTI POLITTI * PET SHOP BOYS * CABARET VOLTAIRE * VISAGE * ULTRAVOX * DAVID BOWIE * M/A/R/R/S * THE ICICLE WORKS * MY BLOODY VALENTINE * THE BEAT * THE HOUSEMARTINS * ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN * KATE BUSH * FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD * POP WILL EAT ITSELF * THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN * TALK TALK * THE VASELINES * THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS * THE STYLE COUNCIL * XTC * ABC * DURAN DURAN * ADAM & THE ANTS * IAN DURY & THE BLOCKHEADS * THE STONE ROSES * JOY DIVISION * HAPPY MONDAYS * THE CLASH * THE JAM * BRONSKI BEAT * SOUL II SOUL * S'EXPRESS * BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE * HUMANOID * BOMB THE BASS * MADNESS * GARY NUMAN * LLOYD COLE & THE COMMOTIONS * PUBLIC IMAGE LIMITED * YAZOO * ELVIS COSTELLO * THE STRANGLERS * THE SPECIALS * HEAVEN 17 * and much more! WARNING! This is an 80s night with a difference! No Footloose, no Cyndi Lauper, no Wake Me Up Before You Gogo - just the best alternative 80s pop from the UK. 10pm start - Free entry! THIS IS AN EVENT NOT TO BE MISSED - see you there! Peter Barker A WEEKEND IN THE CITY - UK indie & Britpop at The National Hotel 191 Moorabool Street, Geelong VIC Australia To subscribe to the A WEEKEND IN THE CITY mailing list, email: britpopgeelong@hotmail.com Links myspace A Weekend In The City: www.myspace.com/britpopgeelong The National Hotel: www.myspace.com/thenationalhotel Facebook Event: http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=22405&id=16157894265&saved#/event.php?eid=48066665738&ref=mf Group: http://www.new.facebook.com/group.php?gid=23828517760 Fan page: http://www.new.facebook.com/pages/A-WEEKEND-IN-THE-CITY-UK-indie-Britpop-at-The-National-Hotel-Geelong/16157894265