Underground Boutique York Buildings Hastings – with a smile 1973

Barry Upton… Remember that and bought suits there, the shop assistant had really curly long dark hair. Don’t know why I remember that bit but I do. Oh and was female

Mick O’Dowd… Could this ad be aired in these troubled times?

Alan Esdaile… probably not Mick, a bit behind the times.

Mick O’Dowd… A bum deal I suppose!

Tom Paxton and The Donjuans – De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill – 27th April 2019

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and US folk icon, Tom Paxton, returns to the UK in April 2019 to perform shows with very special guests, Grammy winning singer/songwriter duo The DonJuans – Don Henry & Jon Vezner.

Collectively, their songs have been covered by: Harry Belafonte, John Mellencamp, Miranda Lambert, Neil Diamond, Ray Charles, Nancy Griffith, Judy Collins, Pete Seeger, Janis Ian, Kathy Mattea, John Denver, Faith Hill, B.J. Thomas, Blake Shelton, Peter, Paul & Mary and Bob Dylan… just to name a few!

More info… https://www.dlwp.com/event/tom-paxton/

The Sound Casters – Fountain Pub around 1963-1965



photo supplied by John Busbridge via Hastings Groups from 1958 to the present

Peter Millington… Two pictures from 1963-65. The SOUND CASTERS practicing in the Fountain Pub St Leonards. John Busbridge, Nigel Davies, Gerry Bolton and Paul Hankinson. Published by Peter Millington and photos supplied by John Busbridge