TalkAwhile - The Folk Corporation Forum
February 17, 2019, 06:49:00 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Tour, New CD & Cropredy
 
   Home   Help Calendar Login Register  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Fairport at Maidstone photos  (Read 2455 times)
davidmjs
less Yes than I probably should do
Folkcorp Guru 3rd Dan
*******
Offline Offline

Posts: 11280
Loc: Caer



« on: December 02, 2017, 03:16:33 PM »

Would love these (at about 10% of what's being asked for them).

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FAIRPORT-CONVENTION-3-UNPUBLISHED-LIVE-PHOTOS-TAKEN-BY-A-FAN-AT-MAIDSTONE-1970/372035579146?hash=item569f0c6d0a:g:uY8AAOSwbl5ZhZ7g

Do have a look at the seller's other material.  Quite hilarious.  Can't believe they ever sell a bloody thing at those prices.  The feedback suggests otherwise.  Dear oh dear.
Logged

Once in a while you get shown the light, in the strangest of places if you look at it right
Jim
Klaatu barada nikto
Folkcorp Guru 3rd Dan
*******
Offline Offline

Posts: 7665
Loc: manchester


Here To Help


« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2017, 05:54:10 PM »


Would love these (at about 10% of what's being asked for them).

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FAIRPORT-CONVENTION-3-UNPUBLISHED-LIVE-PHOTOS-TAKEN-BY-A-FAN-AT-MAIDSTONE-1970/372035579146?hash=item569f0c6d0a:g:uY8AAOSwbl5ZhZ7g

Do have a look at the seller's other material.  Quite hilarious.  Can't believe they ever sell a bloody thing at those prices.  The feedback suggests otherwise.  Dear oh dear.


£157+
Divide it by a hundred and free postage and maybe your about a quid more than the actual value.
That's just taking the mick
Logged

The Dude abides
Hans Valk
Most of you can't read Dutch, I suppose
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 57
Loc: Dordrecht, The Netherlands



« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2017, 11:32:54 AM »


Would love these (at about 10% of what's being asked for them).

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FAIRPORT-CONVENTION-3-UNPUBLISHED-LIVE-PHOTOS-TAKEN-BY-A-FAN-AT-MAIDSTONE-1970/372035579146?hash=item569f0c6d0a:g:uY8AAOSwbl5ZhZ7g

Do have a look at the seller's other material.  Quite hilarious.  Can't believe they ever sell a bloody thing at those prices.  The feedback suggests otherwise.  Dear oh dear.



Apart from the ridiculous price asked for these photo's, I found it interesting to see Dave Pegg playing (what looks to be) a Höfner bass. The type made famous by Paul McCartney. Never saw him playing one on any other photo, film or video.
Logged
Jim
Klaatu barada nikto
Folkcorp Guru 3rd Dan
*******
Offline Offline

Posts: 7665
Loc: manchester


Here To Help


« Reply #3 on: December 13, 2017, 12:26:29 PM »



Would love these (at about 10% of what's being asked for them).

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FAIRPORT-CONVENTION-3-UNPUBLISHED-LIVE-PHOTOS-TAKEN-BY-A-FAN-AT-MAIDSTONE-1970/372035579146?hash=item569f0c6d0a:g:uY8AAOSwbl5ZhZ7g

Do have a look at the seller's other material.  Quite hilarious.  Can't believe they ever sell a bloody thing at those prices.  The feedback suggests otherwise.  Dear oh dear.



Apart from the ridiculous price asked for these photo's, I found it interesting to see Dave Pegg playing (what looks to be) a Höfner bass. The type made famous by Paul McCartney. Never saw him playing one on any other photo, film or video.


I'm sure,if I remember from the video he was actually using a fender
Logged

The Dude abides
Shane (Skirky)
Simply looking at your dogtags
Global Moderator
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 3253



WWW
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2017, 01:46:44 PM »


I'm sure,if I remember from the video he was actually using a fender


That’s not what the photograph shows.
Logged

Just found out the wasp I killed yesterday was a wasp cop who was too old for this s**t and only one week away from retirement. Feel awful.
trewin
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 72


« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2017, 06:30:01 PM »

This was my 1st Fairport gig. The ticket stub is from a college gig in the same park but not for this one. I have the same ticket stub & I think it was from one in the mid 70's. It might be from the version that only played a few gigs when Maidstone was the 1st date.

I might offer £5 for the photo's!
Logged
Jim
Klaatu barada nikto
Folkcorp Guru 3rd Dan
*******
Offline Offline

Posts: 7665
Loc: manchester


Here To Help


« Reply #6 on: December 13, 2017, 10:31:52 PM »



I'm sure,if I remember from the video he was actually using a fender


That’s not what the photograph shows.


My eyes aren't great
Logged

The Dude abides
Jim
Klaatu barada nikto
Folkcorp Guru 3rd Dan
*******
Offline Offline

Posts: 7665
Loc: manchester


Here To Help


« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2017, 11:43:29 PM »

I just had a look at the video from Maidstone and yes it is a hofner bass.I've  never noticed that before
Logged

The Dude abides
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.123 seconds with 19 queries.