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Saturday December 27th 1980

friars aylesbury phase three - maxwell hall, civic centre, market square, aylesbury

  john otway and willy barrett inducted into the friars heroes hall of fame in 2009

exclusive friars aylesbury interview with john otway

free otway 80

 

Otway and Barrett
No support - special lunchtime gig
 
related friars history (click on date)
Otway and Barrett Saturday June 16th 1973 Monday September 20th 1976  Saturday March 19th 1977  Saturday February 20th 1982

John Otway Thursday December 23rd 1971 Saturday 13th September 1975  Saturday March 20th 1976 Tuesday December 6th 1977 Sunday August 13th 1978 Saturday April 28th 1979 Thursday December 27th 1979 Saturday Thursday December 27th 1981 March 5th 1983 Friday June 4th 2010 Friars Bedford Saturday December 18th 1971

Willy Barrett Monday June 16th 1969  Monday June 23rd 1969 Friday February 11th 1972

 
setlist
 
 
band line up
Otway and Barrett
John Otway (vocs/guitar) Wild Willy Barrett (guitar)
 
gig poster and flyer (click to enlarge flyer)
 

 
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what happened next
Otway      

             Is, was and always will be an Aylesbury legend. After Really Free gave Otway his one hit wonder status in 1977 which he regularly played on ('I'm now going to do a selection of my hit'), he confounded everyone by being back on Top of the Pops in 2002, 25 years after last troubling the charts, with the entertaining 'Bunsen Burner'. Plans for a world Otway tour where he took the audience with him in a plane fell through in 2006. He's still gigging today, occasionally with Wild Willy himself and helped close Friars Phase Three in 2010 having played the first gig there in 1975. starred in Otway the movie in 2012

 
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John Otway official site Wild Willy Barrett official site
 
sound and vision
 
Otway and Barrett - Duelling Banjos and Theremin
 
 

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