Dudley Town Hall was filled to capacity as the lifelong friends were joined by Trevor Burton [The Move], Geoff Turton [The Rockin' Berries], Joy Strachan-Brain [Quill], Phil Tree, Abby Brant and Musical Director Tony Kelsey for another evening of Carrott comic capers coupled with another fantastic musical journey through sixties and seventies classics.
[L]: KJS with Jasper [and some friends!]; [R]: Bev shows off his portrait
The night was all the more special as I had the opportunity after the show to both present Bev with an original portrait by Glaswegian artist Jennifer Crawford and also touch base with Jasper, who after hearing one of my jokes, advised me to carry on blogging and taking photos! My review of the 'Stand Up & Rock!' show at Wolverhampton in September can be viewed via this link thus:
CAUGHT LIVE : STAND UP & ROCK!
ELO Beatles Forever [ELOBF] endorses and recommends: 'Stand Up & Rock' to those enlightened folks who also like: ELO and Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood, 'Brum Beat', The Idle Race, The Move, The Beatles and their musical relatives.
Until next "Time" in the ELO [and related] universe ... KJS ... 22-Oct-2014