Live 17 March 1981 Wimpy Bar Fargate Sheffield

(Pulp at a school fancy dress party in 1981. From left to right: Jarvis Cocker, Jimmy Sellars, Jamie Pinchbeck and Peter Dalton. This picture was used as a poster to advertise this concert upstairs at the Wimpy Bar on Fargate, Sheffield.
Photo taken from Jarvis' Instagram page


  • Date: Tuesday, 17th March 1981
  • Venue: Wimpy Bar Fargate
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Supported by: Crude


Listed as Pulp concert #13 in Jarvis' exercise book, shown at Good Pop, Bad Pop - The Exhibition at The Gallery of Everything in Marylebone, London (13 - 29.05.2022), with the alternate date of 16th March.


Not much equipment [so] pretty bad sound. Played quite well. Tape sounded better than actual performance.

(View as image)


A recording must have been made, as Jarvis' Concert List notes refer to it, though it's not known whether a copy survives.

Related pages

Page last modified on May 15, 2022, at 08:33 PM