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dave202 wrote:
21 Mar 2020, 6:08pm
Heston wrote:
20 Mar 2020, 9:04pm
I saw them in Oct 99 at Glasgow Barrowlands and it was like a religious experience after all those years.
I was at that gig too. I heard you and your mate shouting, "1,2,1,2,3,4..."
My finest moment.
There's a tiny, tiny hopeful part of me that says you guys are running a Kaufmanesque long con on the board

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We were lucky enough to catch the first official show at The Lomax in Liverpool

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Thanks, White Man. A time trip back to happier times...
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JohnS wrote:
22 Mar 2020, 9:18pm
Thanks, White Man. A time trip back to happier times...
Your welcome John
This link is only valid until the 29th folks.
In the current climate, we may not have that long anyway :mrgreen:

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Whilst we are getting nostalgic about early Joe shows and personal experiences of seeing Joe live again - how many of us feature in Ant Davies book The History Of Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros and if so what page are you on?

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I've got the book which is good but I'm not in it. My memory of Clash gigs is mostly hazy due to too much drink and speed. My clearest memory is always the RAR gig as I was so young and full of nervous energy. Seeing The Ruts and Misty in Roots playing on a flat bed truck on the way to the gig was great.
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101Walterton wrote:
25 Mar 2020, 7:12pm
Whilst we are getting nostalgic about early Joe shows and personal experiences of seeing Joe live again - how many of us feature in Ant Davies book The History Of Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros and if so what page are you on?
I'm on the credits page. Nearly fell off my chair in surprise when I saw it!

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Thanks, White Man, great to hear this.

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dave202 wrote:
28 Mar 2020, 11:41am
Thanks, White Man, great to hear this.
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Thanks very much White Man, and I shared the link with Ant Davie, who tells me that this was the first Mescaleros show to which he went.

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laxman wrote:
29 Mar 2020, 6:09am
Thanks very much White Man, and I shared the link with Ant Davie, who tells me that this was the first Mescaleros show to which he went.
Nice one

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The transfer has timed out. Could someone repost a link? Tanks Graham BMC going back up ASAP

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The transfer has timed out. Could someone repost a link? Tanks Graham BMC going back up ASAP

Hopefully this works. Good news about BMC, thanks. I had spotted that the home page was back up.

https://mega.nz/#!Z0ojDRpR!NAJhLYBwowKs ... tqCPB04KKQ

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Graham wrote:
30 Mar 2020, 3:31pm
The transfer has timed out. Could someone repost a link? Tanks Graham BMC going back up ASAP
Great news Graham.
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