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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:42 pm

There was a Glastonbury Festival that ran from 1914 to 1925,

Wakopedia wrote:
The festivals ended ignominiously when Boughton's backers withdrew funds following a scandalous production of his Nativity opera Bethlehem in London. In sympathy with the miners and the ongoing General Strike, the production had Jesus born in a miner's cottage with King Herod as a top-hatted capitalist and his soldiers in police uniforms.

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Post by The Call of the Wendigo on Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:04 pm

On Wikipedia, the band Budgie are listed as having had 19 different lineups. gasp

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:12 pm

There's no one in Yes who played on the first Yes album.

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:47 pm

Marc Bolan was j*wish!

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Wed May 01, 2019 9:22 pm

There was no one called Barclay James in Barclay James Harvest!

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Post by Fangirl Three on Wed May 01, 2019 9:24 pm

Next you'll be telling us Alan Partridge had nothing to do with the Alan Partridge Project.
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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Wed May 01, 2019 9:26 pm

I dare not check.

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Mon May 06, 2019 8:34 pm

The 'E' on Barrett is inverted:

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That font should look like

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Mon May 06, 2019 8:36 pm

Syd Barrett: Dropping Es since 1970, respec' yo

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Post by Fangirl Three on Mon May 06, 2019 8:55 pm

Of course back then they'd've called it a typeface, not a font.
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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Mon May 06, 2019 9:01 pm


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Post by The Call of the Wendigo on Tue May 07, 2019 8:57 pm

Edinburgh is further west than Liverpool.

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Post by The Call of the Wendigo on Tue May 07, 2019 8:58 pm

Newcastle is further west than Sheffield.

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Post by Butterfield on Tue May 07, 2019 9:22 pm

I seem to remember playing this "game" some time ago in the Skybar.
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Post by Fangirl Three on Wed May 08, 2019 7:08 am

Good lord, those are surprising east-west facts. I hadn't realised how diagonal Britain is.
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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Sun May 12, 2019 12:09 pm

They only made 16 episodes of Hong Kong Phooey!

(That's 16 30 minute episodes, I think they could cut them up to 31 'mini episodes'.

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Post by Nightjar on Sun May 12, 2019 12:42 pm

Episodes of HKP were half an hour long? gasp

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Post by The Call of the Wendigo on Mon May 13, 2019 3:00 pm

Jasper Carrott and ELO's Bev Bevan used to sit next to each other in school. gasp

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Post by WhatDoesThisButtonDo? on Wed May 15, 2019 9:13 pm


JG Thirlwell was in The Comic Strip presents:


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Post by Butterfield on Wed May 15, 2019 9:33 pm

Bon Jovi-esque 90s rock band Little Angels, who I'd always presumed were American, were actually from Scarborough in actual Yorkshire. dontpanic





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