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Friars Watford

Thursday November 5th 1970

town hall, hempstead road, watford


Steeleye Span
Al Stewart  The Strawbs
related friars history (click on date)
Steeleye Span Wednesday March 17th 1976

Strawbs Friars Watford Thursday November 5th 1970  Thursday September 28th 1972

Friars Dunstable Saturday August 19th 1972

band line up
Steeleye Span
Maddy Prior (vocs) Tim Hart (vocs/guitar) Robert Johnson (guitar) Rick Kemp (bass) Peter Knight (violin) Nigel Pegrum (drums)
The Strawbs
Dave Cousins (vocs/guitar) Tony Hooper (vocs/guitar) Ron Chesterman (bass)
gig poster and flyer (click to enlarge flyer)




press cuttings
what happened next
Steeleye Span have been active since 1969 and in 2013 still feature Maddy Prior Peter Knight and Rick Kemp. They went on to cement their place as one of Britain's finest folk bands and remain one of the few bands to reference Aylesbury in their lyrics  ("The Ups and Downs")         

The Strawbs have been going in some form since 1963. They still feature Dave Cousins 

odds and trivia
official web presence
Maddy Prior official site Strawbs official site  Al Stewart official site
sound and vision
The Strawbs - Autumn 
 Al Stewart - Time Passages 
   Steeleye Span - Lowlands of Holland

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