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Reading Festival, Reading UK

Polar Bear Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Drive Blind Vapour Trail Perfect Time Chelsea Girl With Young Gods, Wire, Psychic TV, Neds Atomic Dustbin, Black Velvet Band, Inspiral Carpets, Wedding Present, Buzzcocks, Billy Bragg

Kilburn National Ballroom, London, UK

Polar Bear Unfamiliar Like A Daydream Drive Blind Vapour Trail Beneath In A Different Place Perfect Time Sennen Taste Today Decay Dreams Burn Down Chelsea Girl Nowhere Seagull Supported by Slowdive  

House of Blues Cleveland
House of Blues, Cleveland, USA

Leave Them All Behind Like a Daydream Polar Bear Seagull Unfamiliar Tongue Tied Mouse Trap Cool Your Boots Black Nite Crash Time of Her Time Dreams Burn Down Taste Vapour Trail Drive Blind Nowhere Chelsea Girl

Ride 1990
Psychic Dance Hall, Windsor, UK

Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Silver Furthest Sense Paralysed Perfect Time Drive Blind Chelsea Girl Supported by Charlottes

Vapour Trail EP

Sire/Reprise - USA CD - 9 40055-2 Vapour Trail (album version) Unfamilar Sennen Beneath A re-formatting of the U.K. 'Today Forever' single, for the U.S. market. A video for the single was produced (below)

Ride 1990
May-June 1990 Recording Session

Kaleidoscope (unreleased demo) Vapour Trail (unreleased demo) Decay (unreleased demo) Polar Bear (unreleased demo) 29/05/90-01/06/90 - Location Unknown (?) Further demos for debut album

Academy, Bournemouth, UK

Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Silver Paralysed Furthest Sense Perfect Time Drive Blind Chelsea Girl Supported by Charlottes

Babyface, Providence, USA

Polar Bear Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Vapour Trail In A Different Place Perfect Time Unfamiliar Nowhere Chelsea Girl Drive Blind Decay Supported by Velvet Crush

Select - Dec 1990
Hordern Theatre, Sydney, AUS

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Unfamiliar Here And Now Dreams Burn Down Going Blank Again Vapour Trail Perfect Time Chrome Waves Taste Chelsea Girl Nowhere Seagull Beneath Drive Blind Decay with Ratcat, Falling Joys & Clouds

Transbordeur, Lyon, FR

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Unfamiliar Dreams Burn Down Vapour Trail Perfect Time Chrome Waves Time Of Her Time Taste Chelsea Girl Nowhere Seagull Drive Blind 'Les Inrockuptibles' support from Ocean Colour Scene, World of Twist

Brighton 2016 poster
Ride announce Bestival warm-up dates

After a well deserved break, it's the news we've all been waiting for. Ride have announced an additional couple of dates as a warm-up for their Bestival appearance in September. They play the tiny Brighton Concorde 2 and tickets are on sale Friday 6th May. With this fantastic news, the future gigs section of the site has been resurrected again. Hooray! See you there....

Les Enfants Terribles, Lille, FR

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Beneath Dreams Burn Down Vapour Trail Perfect Time Today Taste Chrome Waves Chelsea Girl Nowhere Seagull Drive Blind with Real People, Watchmen & Pixies

Pygmalion Music Festival, Champaign, IL, USA

Leave Them All Behind Twisterella Polar Bear Seagull Unfamiliar Cool Your Boots Nowhere OX4 In a Different Place Black Nite Crash Time of Her Time Dreams Burn Down Taste Vapour Trail Drive Blind

Victoria Hall, Hanley, UK

Leave Them All Behind Taste Not Fazed Cool Your Boots Like A Daydream OX4 Perfect Time Twisterella Drive Blind Making Judy Smile Nowhere Vapour Trail Chrome Waves Mouse Trap Dreams Burn Down Time Of Her Time Support from Verve

September-October 1991 Recording Session

Leave Them All Behind Blackbarn Studios, Ripley (Matt Oliver) Further sessions

January/February 1995 Recording Session

Black Nite Crash Sunshine / Nowhere To Run Dead Man Walk On Water Deep Inside My Pocket Mary Anne Castle On The Hill The Dawn Patrol Ride The Wind Burnin' Starlight Motel Slave A Trip Down Ronnie Lane That Man (The Small Faces) Welcome To Paradise Mechanical Man (unreleased) Hall Of Mirrors (unreleased) Bleed For Me (unreleased) Keep Away From Poison (unreleased) Love In Mind (unreleased) Matrix Studio, London (Richard Smith/Paul Motion) 'Tarantula' sessions. mixed June-August 95 by Mark Freeguard at Matrix (different location to recording session) except 'Deep Inside My Pocket', mixed by Mitch Easter in the USA 'That Man' appears on the Small Faces tribute album 'Long Ago and Worlds Apart' 'Welcome To Paradise' released 2001 on ‘Firing Blanks_Unreleased Ride Recordings 1988-95‘

Top of The Pops
Misc. 1988 Demos

Driving Song (Summer 88) Tremelo Song (Summer 88) Loopy Jam (Dec 88) Feedback Ache (Sep 88) Chocolate Trip (Oct 88) Various 1988 demos Given that some are dated pre first band rehearsal (23/10/89), some or all may be Andy or Andy/Steve solo (see also 'Chelsea Girl' demo on Firing Blanks comp)

Catalyst, Santa Cruz, USA

Leave Them All Behind Taste Not Fazed OX4 Like A Daydream Chrome Waves Twisterella Perfect Time Making Judy Smile Nowhere Vapour Trail Mouse Trap Dreams Burn Down Time Of Her Time Support from Slowdive

6Music Album of The Day
Nowhere to be 6music Album of The Day

On Wednesday 14th October, the same day the band play Brixton and also the eve of the albums 25th anniversary, 6Music will make Nowhere their album of the day. Tune in throughout the day to hear various tracks played from the album. Edit - listen to Ride discuss the Nowhere anniversary on the BBC Radio 6 Steve Lamacq 14/10/15 show here

6music
6music Breakfast Show Interview

Mark and Andy join Shaun Keaveny where they announce their reunion and future plans with Ride.

Bogarts, Long Beach, USA

Polar Bear Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Vapour Trail In A Different Place Perfect Time Unfamiliar Nowhere Chelsea Girl Drive Blind Decay Supported by Carnival Art

Irving Plaza, New York, USA (Second night)

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Polar Bear Seagull Twisterella Cool Your Boots Perfect Time Here and Now In A Different Place Black Nite Crash Time Of Her Time Dreams Burn Down Taste Vapour Trail Drive Blind Today Mouse Trap Chelsea Girl

College Street Music Hall, New Haven, USA

Leave The All Behind Like A Daydream Polar Bear Seagull Twisterella Birdman Decay OX4 Chrome Waves Today Black Nite Crash Time of Her Time Dreams Burn Down Taste Vapour Trail Drive Blind In a Different Place Mouse Trap Chelsea Girl Supported by DIIV

Concorde 2
Concorde 2, Brighton, UK (First night)

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Seagull Untitled New Song 1 Kaleidoscope Sennen Cool your boots Dreams Burn Down Charm Assault Taste Vapour Trail Drive blind Lannoy Point Mouse Trap Chelsea Girl

Home Is A Feeling single

Released just 24 hours after their previous single Charm Assault, 'Home Is A Feeling' is the second track released from their sessions with Erol Alkon. An album due in early Summer 2017.

Civic Centre, Gloucester, UK

Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Drive Blind Furthest Sense Perfect Time Chelsea Girl Close My Eyes Ride Mind Fuck Supported by Motorcycle Boy & Taking Liberties

Ride 1990
The Dial, Derby, UK

Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Drive Blind Furthest Sense Close My Eyes Chelsea Girl All I Can See Perfect Time

Kaleidoscope EP
Kaleidoscope Plus 6 Live Tracks

Sire/Reprise 12" Vinyl LP - PRO-A-4961 CD - PRO-CD-4961 Kaleidoscope (Album Version) Seagull (Live) Dreams Burn Down (Live) Vapour Trail (Live) In A Different Place (Live) Nowhere (Live) Drive Blind (Live) Co-Produced by Ride and Marck Waterman, 'Drive Blind' produced by Ride Live Tracks: Mobile Recording by Westwood One Engineered by Biff Dawes Live tracks recorded at the Roxy, L.A., 10/04/91 for US radio Bootlegged as 'Roxy, L.A.', and as part of the 'Overdrive' CD. Sleeve image from 'Vapour Trail' video. CD is in jewel case, but has no inner-cover artwork Live tracks later re-mixed and released officially as part of 'Nowhere 20th Anniversary Edition'

Ride
R.P.M., Toronto, Canada

Leave Them All Behind Taste Not Fazed OX4 Like A Daydream Chrome Waves Twisterella Perfect Time Making Judy Smile Nowhere Vapour Trail Mouse Trap Dreams Burn Down Time Of Her Time Support from Slowdive

Palace, Melbourne, Australia

Leave Them All Behind Taste Not Fazed Sennen Like A Daydream Twisterella Dreams Burn Down Time Of Her Time Making Judy Smile Nowhere Vapour Trail Seagull Close My Eyes Mouse Trap Support from Underground Lovers, Autohaze & Ripe

Australian tour poster
Paddington R.S.L. Club, AUS

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Unfamiliar Here And Now Dreams Burn Down Going Blank Again Vapour Trail Perfect Time Chrome Waves Taste Chelsea Girl Nowhere Seagull Beneath Drive Blind Decay Supported by Juipter

Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, Canada

Leave Them All Behind Twisterella Unfamiliar Seagull Kaleidoscope Dreams Burn Down Time Machine Black Nite Crash Cool Your Boots OX4 Mouse Trap Vapour Trail Taste Drive Blind In A Different Place Chelsea Girl

Bogarts, Cincinnati, USA

Polar Bear Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Vapour Trail In A Different Place Perfect Time Unfamiliar Nowhere Chelsea Girl Drive Blind Decay With Lush

Ride The Network – Issue 6

Sixth issue of Mark Taylor’s fanzine – now sold out Visit the Ride the Network site and buy other issues of the fanzine here Follow Ride – The Network on twitter Image courtesy Katie Taylor

Through The Looking Glass
Through The Looking Glass – 1966

  Imaginary Records Vinyl LP – ILLUSION 023 CD – ILLCD 023 Eight Miles High (The Byrds) Compilation of covers of songs from 1966 by various contemporary bands including Levellers and Family Cat

Institute, Birmingham, UK

Leave Them All Behind Like a Daydream Unfamiliar Time Machine Chrome Waves Twisterella Time Of Her Time Black Nite Crash Mouse Trap Seagull Kaleidoscope In a Different Place Polar Bear Dreams Burn Down Decay Paralysed Vapour Trail Taste Here and Now Nowhere Drive Blind Chelsea Girl

Tomorrow Never Knows
John Peel Festive Fifty

On December 30th 1990, John Peel presented his Festive Fifty for the year featuring 3 tracks by Ride. The Fall - Bill Is Dead My Bloody Valentine - Soon Ride - Dreams Burn Down Ride - Like A Daydream Sonic Youth - Tunic (Song For Karen) Paris Angels - All On You (Perfume) The Wedding Present - Make Me Smile (Come Up & See Me) Happy Mondays - Step On The Wedding Present - Corduroy The Orb - Loving You (Session) Teenage Fanclub - Everything Flows Would Be's - I'm Hardly Ever Wrong The Lemonheads - Different Drum New Fast Automatic Daffodils - Big The Fall - White Lightning Morrissey - November Spawned A Monster The Charlatans - The Only One I Know Wedding Present - Don't Talk, Just Kiss Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Ship Song Wedding Present - Heather (Session) Boo Radleys - Kaleidoscope Wedding Present - Crawl Nirvana - Sliver Pixies - The Happening Ride - Taste Ned's Atomic Dustbin - Kill Your Television Lush - Sweetness & Light The Charlatans - Polar Bear Dinosaur Jr - The Wagon The Fall - Blood Outta Stone The Pixies - Velouria Happy Mondays - Kinky Afro The Fatima Mansions - Blues For Ceaucescu The Shamen - Pro-Gen The Fall - Telephone Thing The Sundays - Here's Where The Story Ends Spiritualized - Any Way That You Want Me Babes In Toyland - House The Wedding Present - Dalliance Sonic Youth - Kool Thing The Fall - Chicago, Now! The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds Teenage Fanclub - God Knows It's True Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart Bastro - Nothing Special The Farm - Stepping Stone The Farm - Groovy Train The Pixies - Alison The Pixies - Dig For Fire Inspiral Carpets - Beast Inside

Fox Theater, Pomona, CA, USA

Polar Bear Seagull Twisterella Unfamiliar Cool Your Boots Perfect Time Black Nite Crash OX4 Dreams Burn Down Time of Her Time Chrome Waves Paralysed Taste Drive Blind Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Chelsea Girl

Going Blank Again: 20th Anniversary Edition (AKA ‘GBA 20’)

Ride Music RIDEMSC03L Going Blank Again CD: Leave Them All Behind Twisterella Not Fazed Chrome Waves Mouse Trap Time Of Her Time Cool Your Boots Making Judy Smile Time Machine OX4 Going Blank Again* Howard Hughes* Stampede* Grasshopper~ (* from the 'Twisterella' EP, ~ from the 'Leave Them All Behind' EP) Produced by Alan Moulder and Ride Re-mastered by Nick Webb at Abbey Road Cover artwork © Christopher Gunson Recorded at Chipping Norton Recording Studios by Alan Moulder and at Black Barn studios, Ripley by Matt Oliver. Mixed at The Church, London by Alan Moulder, assisted by Dick Live At Brixton DVD: Leave Them All Behind Taste Not Fazed Unfamiliar Like A Daydream OX4 Perfect Time Twisterella Drive Blind Making Judy Smile Nowhere Vapour Trail Chrome Waves Mouse Trap Dreams Burn Down Time Of Her Time Chelsea Girl First DVD release of the full 1992 video Numbered Limited Edition of 2000 copies (this version). 20th Anniversary Edition of Ride's second album 'Going Blank Again' CD plus 'Live At Brixton Academy' DVD. Originally released in March 1992, Going Blank Again was remastered in 2001 at Abbey Road Studios and reissued with four additional tracks that had previously been released on the EPs that accompanied the album at the time. This expanded, remastered version of Going Blank Again has now been augmented in this special 20th Anniversary Edition with a bonus DVD of the Brixton Academy show from 27/03/92. This live concert was originally released only on VHS across the world (and Laserdisc in Japan) and has long been unavailable. The DVD has been mastered from the original digital version of the concert and the audio has been mixed afresh in 2012 at Alan Moulder's studio by Catherine Marks and John Catlin. The first 2000 copies of this 20th Anniversary Edition are numbered and 50 of these 2000 were randomly selected and signed by all four members of the band. Recorded at Chipping Norton Recording Studios by Alan Moulder and at Black Barn Studios, Ripley by Matt Olivier. Re-mastered at Abbey Road, London, by Nick Webb. Dialogue on Cool Your Boots from Withnail & I used by permission. © 1987 Handmade Films (1985) Partnership. ℗ 1992 Ride Music © 2012 Ride Music. Available to buy here  

Polytechnic, Oxford, UK

Seagull Chelsea Girl Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Drive Blind Perfect Time Close My Eyes Furthest Sense Ride Mind Fuck Friends of the Earth benefit Supported by Biros

Astoria, London ,UK

Taste (1st Take) Taste (2nd Take) Seagull Both tracks from this show were broadcast on BSkyB TV's 'The Happening' Support from Fatima Mansions

Parc Des Expositions, Angers, France

Let's Get Lost From Time To Time Birdman Natural Grace Walk On Water Something's Burning You Give Me Sunshine 1000 Miles At The End Of The Universe Crown Of Creation American Spring With Young Gods, Les Thugs, Hole, Maldita Vencidad & Faith No More

Ride The Network – Issue 5

Fifty issue of Mark Taylor’s fanzine – now sold out Visit the Ride the Network site and buy other issues of the fanzine here Follow Ride – The Network on twitter Image courtesy Katie Taylor

Polytechnic, Leeds, UK

Leave Them All Behind Like A Daydream Unfamiliar Beneath Dreams Burn Down Going Blank Again Vapour Trail Perfect Time Chrome Waves Taste Nowhere Seagull Time Of Her Time Drive Blind Chelsea Girl Slough Festival warm-up AIDS benefit support from Ratcat & Raintree County Image courtesy Mark Parrini

Mill, Banbury, UK

All I Can See Chelsea Girl Hit Me Like A Train Drive Blind Intro-154 Close My Eyes I'm Fine Thanks Ride Mind Fuck Tomorrow Never Knows (The Beatles) Supporting Razor Veins

Ride 1990
Zap Club, Brighton, UK

Seagull Taste Dreams Burn Down Like A Daydream Silver Furthest Sense Paralysed Perfect Time Drive Blind Chelsea Girl Supported by Charlottes

Melody Maker (Front Cover & Interview)