(Image not from Aberdeen)
“Morrissey – Morrissey – Morrissey” the baying crowd chanted before surging forward, a tangle of limbs, ripping up the first few rows of seats at the Capitol in Aberdeen.
The raucous audience, desperate to get close to their nonchalant Teddy Boy idol, had travelled from all over the country to Aberdeen.
Morrissey, who turns 62 this weekend, has played countless gigs during his long career, but it was his first solo turn in Aberdeen that drew comparisons with Beatlemania.
Were you at Morrissey's memorable and riotous solo concert at The Capitol in Aberdeen 30 years ago when frenzied fans ripped up seats?