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SEND IN THE CLONES…
is the title of a newly-published book. It is “a cultural study of the tribute band” and actually features some of the spoutings and pontifications of our own resident gob-almighty, Wayne. He was interviewed by author Georgina Gregory, who is also a Senior Lecturer in Film & Media studies at UCLAN.

The book looks to be a serious and quite heavyweight in-depth study of a (our!) much-maligned musical phenomenon, which has often been described by some ‘serious’ musicians as ‘bottom of the food chain’. So, will us tributes get our own back with some overdue credibility and kudos thrown our way? Check the book out here and find out…..
 
 
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EXHIBIT A… 
A recent jaunt to London by Tim and Wayne saw them welcomed to the O2 Arena, Greenwich to the ‘Still In Love With You’ Philip Lynott exhibition, a stunning display of personal artefacts from the man Limehouse are a tribute to.
 
Everything from diaries, hand written lyrics, personal photos, band accounts, instruments (yes, THAT bass!), the famous mirrored backdrop (which we modelled our own on), tour jackets and clothing and video interviews with Scott, Gary Moore, Joe Elliot – there is actually so much stuff to see, it’s bewildering! You could easily pass an afternoon in there, and it has to be without doubt the most comprehensive retrospective ever of Ireland’s talented and still-adored son.
 
A special mention must go to curator PETER EMMET, who is not only the most gracious and welcoming host but also an absolute authority on all things Lynott and without whom this lovingly assembled marvel may not have come into being.
 

(L-R Tim, Curator Peter Emmett, Wayne)

 
GRIDLOCK CANCELLED
Many apologies to any of you who bought tickets, or were thinking of attending Gridlock Festival this weekend on the 30th June. Unfortunately the organisers saw fit to cancel this event at very short notice, which has left us (and I’m sure many of you) very disappointed.
 
 
QUEENS REIGN ENDING…
Just to let you all know, we have managed to squeeze in one final gig at the Queens Club in Stoke on 4th August before the venue is sold. We have had some great gigs down there over the years, so many thanks to the boss Tony for letting us bring the curtain down here for one last time.
 
Our tour dates down to the end of September follow below, so don’t forget to have a look and put ’em in your diary!
 
‘Til the next time,
 
Limehouse Lizzy
 

2012 GIGS

Full info. (addresses, post codes, phone numbers etc.) online at www.limehouselizzy.com

JUNE

29th SKIPTON Town Hall BUY TICKETS

JULY

2nd PRIVATE PARTY

6th LEAMINGTON Assembly BUY TICKETS

7th PRIVATE PARTY

12th SWANSEA Garage BUY TICKETS

13th COLCHESTER Arts Centre BUY TICKETS

14th BILSTON Robin 2 BUY TICKETS

20th LINCOLN Drill Hall BUY TICKETS

21st SOUTH SHIELDS Customs House BUY TICKETS

27th HARTLEPOOL Studio BUY TICKETS

28th WAKEFIELD Kirkhamgate Hall BUY TICKETS

AUGUST

3rd SHERINGHAM Club BUY TICKETS

4th STOKE-ON-TRENT Queens Club BUY TICKETS

8th NEWBURY Snooker Club BUY TICKETS

9th KENDAL Bootleggers BUY TICKETS

10th SUTTON-IN-ASHFIELD Diamond Club BUY TICKETS

11th REEPHAM Festival BUY TICKETS

16th BALLYBUNION IRELAND Tintean Theatre BUY TICKETS

17th WATERFORD IRELAND Forum BUY TICKETS

18th LIMERICK IRELAND Dolan’s Warehouse BUY TICKETS

19th WITHERNSEA Summer Special CLICK FOR INFO.

SEPTEMBER

7th BEDFORD Corn Exchange BUY TICKETS

8th SILLOTH Beer Festival BUY TICKETS

13th OSWESTRY Ironworks BUY TICKETS

14th CROYDON Fairfield Halls BUY TICKETS

15th TAVISTOCK Wharf BUY TICKETS

20th HELMSLEY Arts Centre BUY TICKETS

21st WHITBY Pavilion Theatre BUY TICKETS

22nd CLITHEROE The Grand BUY TICKETS

27th PORTH The Factory BUY TICKETS

28th PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms BUY TICKETS

29th LISKEARD Carnglaze Caverns BUY TICKETS

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