Finsbury Park Astoria, 232 Seven Sisters Rd., now The Universal Church of the Kingdom of God, formed in 1977 in Brazil. A famous musical venue, opened 1930; In the 1960s concerts included Frank Sinatra, Miles Davies, the Beatles and Cliff Richard, David Bowie, Eric Clapton. In 1971 it became a full-time rock concert venue with a show by The Who. Rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix first set his guitar on fire here, 31.3.1967.
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