They may be older, some may be wider, some may have less hair than they used to, but pretty much all of them were at least as good, if not better, than they were in the 1980s - which makes them a sight better than most of the chart toppers of today.
The venue for Let's Rock Bristol was the picturesque Ashton Court on the western outskirts of Bristol.
Conditions were wet under-foot to start with as it rained for much of Saturday morning, but cleared away for a warm afternoon. Sunday was hot to start with, but soon short-lived but still heavy downpours in the afternoon made sure that it was pretty muddy in places.
Also about the venue: whilst it was easy to get to during the day, if you were travelling from afar and were staying in Bristol without a car, it was very difficult to get back into Bristol, with insufficient public or private transport to do so. It seems that this was not the only big gig in town, and that played a part, but if events like this happen there again…