another perfectly good motorcycle ruined.......

Saturday, 9 June 2012

good thing.

'good thing' by the fine young cannibal's, a northern soul back-beat, doc martins, bleached jeans, flat-top's and cut-downs, paddy patches, white socks and loafers, m1a's, roland's voice and wheely's, backrests, scooter girls, donkey jackets and number-ones, hofmeister beer towels sown on your jacket, piano and hand-clap's, full face helmets and clip-on's, needle-cord jackets and two-stroke haze, the girl dancing at 3.08..............

2 comments:

  1. Tim.....I seem to remember the scoots/scooterists were from Fine City S.C (Norwich) & they never stopped parpin' on about it if you spoke to them at a rally !! My Mrs spent a chunk of her teenage years growing up in Hull & often used to pass Roland Gift on opposite esculators in the local shopping centre !! I went to see an early FYC gig at Rock City & Andy Cox/Dave Steele had matching pink suede cardigans on......Jaunty !!

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  2. God they were this biz back then, his unique vox style, the Dork Bros from The Beat, scintillating tunes, what else did you need ?? First time I'd ever seen a chopped/modified scooter . . . and the girl at 3.08 . . . yeah, good shit. I'm with you mate, the TT's too deadly a course without the weather upping the death threat level, it's not like there won't be another one. Cheers youth, off for a long weekend run in the rain.

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