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Postby Six String » 21 Dec 2016, 03:23

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I've always liked that photo but I think the one I know is more cropped or I'm misremembering. :?

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Six String wrote:
I've always liked that photo but I think the one I know is more cropped or I'm misremembering. :?

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Robert & Sandy..... 1970.... The Melody Maker Pop Poll 1970...... Awards presented at the Savoy Hotel.... September 15th 1970.

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Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 21 Dec 2016, 16:42

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Crosby, Nyro, Young & Nash.

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Is the blur in the background Stills? Doesn't look like him to me. More like Skip Spence.
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Diamond Dog wrote:Robert & Sandy..... 1970.... The Melody Maker Pop Poll 1970...... Awards presented at the Savoy Hotel.... September 15th 1970.

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The Ramones and Joe Meek in the background I see .
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Postby Tactful Cactus » 22 Dec 2016, 12:24

She must have been tiny. Robert Plant is no basketball player.

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Tactful Cactus wrote:She must have been tiny. Robert Plant is no basketball player.



I think Plant is 6' 1" or so....
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Postby Tactful Cactus » 22 Dec 2016, 14:00

Nice addition of "or so" to make it sound like casual knowledge

I would have thought shorter (and have seen him live) but fine... I'll bow to your expertise DD

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Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 22 Dec 2016, 14:20

jimboo ™ wrote:
Diamond Dog wrote:Robert & Sandy..... 1970.... The Melody Maker Pop Poll 1970...... Awards presented at the Savoy Hotel.... September 15th 1970.

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The Ramones and Joe Meek in the background I see .


:D :D :D

(This one reminds me of Billy Bob Dylan's jokes...)
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Postby Diamond Dog » 22 Dec 2016, 16:38

Tactful Cactus wrote:Nice addition of "or so" to make it sound like casual knowledge

I would have thought shorter (and have seen him live) but fine... I'll bow to your expertise DD


Well I'm not quite sure what I'm supposed to have said "He is exactly 72.84 inches tall"?

As it is, I've just checked - and he is, in fact, 6 foot 1 inch tall.

Jimmy is apparently 5 foot 10 (and a bit).

JPJ is 5 foot 8 (and a bit).

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Postby Tactful Cactus » 22 Dec 2016, 16:55

ah I was just winding you up

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So was I? :)
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Postby sloopjohnc » 22 Dec 2016, 23:57

Quacoan wrote:How tall was Bonham?


5" 10"
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Postby sloopjohnc » 22 Dec 2016, 23:59

Diamond Dog wrote:Queen outside the Aladdin in Las Vegas on 15th December 1977... not many 'rock' bands played Las Vegas (as far as I can recall) until at least a decade later....

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And if they did, they would've played at the UNLV basketball auditorium, I would think.
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jimboo ™ wrote:
Diamond Dog wrote:Robert & Sandy..... 1970.... The Melody Maker Pop Poll 1970...... Awards presented at the Savoy Hotel.... September 15th 1970.

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The Ramones and Joe Meek in the background I see .


I think the guy on the right in the background might be the father of my best friend when i growing up, worked for Rolling Stone.
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sloopjohnc wrote:
Diamond Dog wrote:Queen outside the Aladdin in Las Vegas on 15th December 1977... not many 'rock' bands played Las Vegas (as far as I can recall) until at least a decade later....

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And if they did, they would've played at the UNLV basketball auditorium, I would think.


Or the Ice Palace.
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