Just to get the ball rolling, the first gig I went to was in 1988 at the Cornwall Colliseum (SW England) and I saw The Mission and The Mighty Lemon Drops. Guess this'll become more of a straight forward list, hmmmm we'll see.
24/11/88 - The Mission; The Mighty Lemon Drops - Cornwall Colliseum
18/02/89 - New Model Army; Fuse - Exeter Uni Great Hall
28/03/89 - Jive Turkey; Blind Descent - Exeter Arts Centre
01/06/89 - Fields of the Nephilim; Mary My Hope - Plymouth Academy
16/06/89 - Spacemen 3; Mudlark; Taphouse - Exeter Uni Lemon Grove
25/08/89 - Sugarcubes; House of Love; Swans; Spacemen 3; Gaye Bykers On Acid - Reading Festival
26/08/89 - The Pogues; New Model Army; The Wedding Present; The Men They Couldn't Hang; Something Happens - Reading Festival