Gig

Gig or GIG may refer to:

  • Gig (musical performance), live performance by a musician or other performer
    • Temporary work, by extension
  • Gig (Northern Pikes album), 1993
  • Gig (Circle Jerks album), 1992
  • Gig, a multi-pronged spear similar to a trident
  • Gigging, the practice of hunting fish or frogs with a gig
  • Gig 'em, moniker used students and former students at Texas A&M University
  • Captain's gig, a boat used on naval ships as the Captain's taxi
  • Cornish pilot gig, a six-oared rowing boat, built of Cornish narrow leaf elm, 32 feet long with a beam of four feet ten inches
  • Gig (carriage), a 2-wheeled sprung cart to be pulled by a horse
  • Gig, the blade a professional wrestler uses to cut himself
  • Gig mark, a scar from blading in professional wrestling slang
  • GIG (Hot Wheels AcceleRacers), a character in Hot Wheels AcceleRacers
  • Giggleswick railway station (National Rail station code: GIG), in England
  • Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport (IATA airport code: GIG), the main airport serving Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Georgian Industrial Group, a large holding company in Georgia
  • Global Information Grid, a military global information network operated by the United States Department of Defense
  • Generalized inverse Gaussian distribution, a distribution in probability theory
  • GIG is an abbreviation for "GUYS Is Green" in Ultraman Mebius
  • Gig, short for gigabyte, a computer term, or a units of information

Other articles related to "gigs, gig":

Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert - Critical Response
... The New Yorker critic Sasha Frere-Jones, who attended the concert wrote, "The failed gigs of the nineteen-eighties and nineties have been supplanted by a ... For me that gig was about him." Plant has stated On a musical level, we've had sublime moments and there were several on December 10 ... I suppose in retrospect the fact there was only one gig then it’s great that everyone afterwards would say that it was an historic and inspiring gig for people to hear ...
Alexis Blue - 2007
... Pictures Ltd and tells the story of an Alexis Blue fan who returns to her bedroom following a gig to find the band, who previously were in pictures and posters, now in the ... the band play their largest Liverpool gig to date, where they headlined the Liverpool Barfly Theatre ... This special gig was filmed for future DVD release by visual company Tomfoolery Pictures Ltd using 3 still and 3 handheld HD cameras ...
Rushes (song) - Music Video
... He then goes up to his apartment and arranges to meet his band members for a gig later that day ... He gets ready for the gig and then goes out to meet his band members by his car ... They travel to the gig, speeding through a tunnel, but are then held up by traffic, eventually coming to a standstill ...
Gig Line
... In the military, a gig line is the alignment of the shirt, belt buckle, and trouser fly ... The name derives from the use of the word "gig" to mean a violation or infraction during inspection ... Unpolished brass, unshined shoes, and sloppy gig lines are all "gigs." The term "gig" originated with the early Royal British Navy ...

Famous quotes containing the word gig:

    Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.
    Virginia Woolf (1882–1941)