Had Me a Real Good Time!
The Old Tigers Head
Prompted by the excellent Room
for Ravers, I schlepped out on a miserable Thursday night to
check out the debut gig by the
For the punter of a certain age
it was a trip back to what could be called the golden age of
Brit-Rock. The influence of these bands is still seen in the
music of Oasis, Ocean Colour Scene and Paul Weller. They
played two 45 minute sets which had everyone singing along to
classic songs like Lazy Sunday and Stay With Me,
and ended the set with the Stones classic Miss You which
had everyone up dancing and resulted in two encores. It was also
great to hear some more obscure songs among the favourites,
including a great version of Ronnie Lane's Roll on Babe,
adding a nice blend to the more familiar songs…..but where was
While some bands pay tribute to
only one artist the 2Ronnies are playing the music of
perhaps two of the most overlooked musicians of
'60s and '70s and bringing it to life again.
A wet night out in Lewisham…but
I’m so glad I come, etc,etc.
Stan The Fan.
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