An Extract from The Singers Tale © published 2017 Carol Grimes OCTOBER 1962/63. ‘Please, Please me.’ Wrote a lot about those times. The Thatcher years 1980s, same crap if not worse! xxx The Beatles. She liked it and thought that George Harrison was rather lovely. She played the Jazz records that Fred had given her, Dave … Continue reading Bombs, Missiles, Beatles and Jazz
June 21st Summer 2018 I am sitting equidistant between hope and despair hoping that hope will win. BEWARE We have been here before and before and before 'When will we ever learn?' The Hospital I was born on April 7th, 1944 1962 ‘Please, Please me.’ The Beatles. She liked it and thought that George … Continue reading War Bombs Marches and listening to Music. 1962-1963. The pic above was taken in 1962 an extract from The Singer’s Tale Book 1
She bought the Beatles record. ‘Please, Please me.’ She liked it and thought that George Harrison was rather lovely. She played the Jazz records that Fred had given her, Dave Brubeck and Thelonious Monk and remembered that she had wanted to be a Beat. Blue Rondo a la Turk and Un-square Dance, strange time, not … Continue reading London Tales 1962/3 another cold winter 2018?
The Beach at Deptford above in 2016 Below 1965 The Race on the way to The Marquee after a drink in The Ship in Wardour Street Soho The photo on Slide above Sheila Burnette A very early gig...1964 @ The Marquee Club Wardour Street, Soho, London. There we were, a bunch of close friends, … Continue reading Explanation and EXTRACT from ‘The Singers Tale’ CHAPTER 4 Deptford – Hastings – Deptford. 2005-1963-2005