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The Guitar Collection of Guy Mackenzie

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Larry Miller

Ian Siegal & Larry Miller, Falmouth 7th and 8th October 2011

Posted on: 19th October 2011

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The Rapiers

Mo Foster’s Book Launch, Dingwalls, London NW1. Tuesday 13th September 2011 “British Rock Guitar”

Posted on: 13th September 2011

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Betty Weill and Paul Day

Betty Weill, London. Monday 12th September 2011

Posted on: 12th September 2011

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Albert Lee - By common consent one of the world's finest (and fastest!) guitar players - on acoustic with Gerry Hogan (pedal steel) on the Albert Lee signature Musicman

Albert Lee and Hogan’s Heroes, Falmouth 27th May 2011

Posted on: 5th July 2011

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born to rock ‘n’ roll show, torquay, 28th october 2010

Posted on: 28th October 2010

Roger Newell with Guy MackenzieMeeting Roger Newell (ex-Rick Wakeman) who I last gigged with in the 70s – now a long standing member of the Wildcats, definitely one of the finest bands on the UK circuit! See an interview with Roger on Youtube »

Guy Mackenzie with Jet Harris, founder member of the Shadows (Drifters)Guy Mackenzie with Jet Harris (below), founder member of the Shadows (Drifters), asking him if he’d ever used a Supersound or knew Alan Wootton. Jet’s first electric bass was a Framus Star bass, identical to the example branded “Besson”, in my Collection!

Jet Harris (6th July 1939 – 18th March 2011), probably the UK’s first bass guitarist, a delightful and gentle person and I’m just glad I finally got to meet him. And his music will live on..

p-a-u-l at the acorn, penzance saturday 19th june 2010

Posted on: 19th June 2010

P-A-U-L at the AcornFrom Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A., the band takes its name from leader Paul Andrew Ulysses Lamb and delivers Blistering Blues Rock!

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swinging blue jeans from 1st june 2010

Posted on: 1st June 2010

Swinging Blue JeansA great new line up featuring Alan Lovell and Pete Oakman who played with the original group,the Swinging Blue Jeans,for many years prior to Ray Ennis’s retirement are joined by Jeff Bannister ex-John Barry Seven, Billy Fury, Marty Wilde, Gerry Rafferty, Ronnie Lane, Rockin’ Horse etc and Graham Hollingsworth ex Chuck Berry, The Supremes, The Drifters, Billy Paul, Val Doonican (?), Cliff Richard! And the same great sound …

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showaddywaddy, falmouth, saturday 8th may 2010

Posted on: 8th May 2010

Showaddywaddy and Guy Mackenzie with the Blue Moon GuitarGuy Mackenzie with Showaddywaddy and the Blue Moon guitar prior to the band appearing on stage for yet another “sold out” show – don’t miss them if you love R ‘n’ R!

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rosie riot, a talented young photographer, may 2010

Posted on: 1st May 2010

joe meek the farewell concert-amersham r ‘n’ r club saturday 10th april 2010

Posted on: 10th April 2010

The Saints formed in 1963 by Joe Meek as backing band for HeinzThe Saints formed in 1963 by Joe Meek as backing band for Heinz. Their version of “Wipe out” was reckoned by many to be better than the Surfaris!

Rick(y) Winter original drummer of the SaintsRick(y) Winter original drummer of the Saints -and a guitar lover (collector?) too!

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