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Home > Travels with John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers > 2002 Nov-Dec; UK with Peter Green and the Splinter Group

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Behind Waterloo Block, spitting distance to the Crown Jewels. Tower of London 12/3/02.
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Took a walk to the waterfront after dinner before the gig. Could see Calais, France in the distance. Folkstone, England 12/2/02.
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Just about everybody from both the Peter Green Splinter Group and the Bluesbreakers. Left to right it's: John, Peter, Nigel, Joe, Me, Pete, Tom, Roger and Buddy. Larry must be off getting soup or something. Salisbury, England 11/27/02. Image property of Paul Quagliana (Guitar Magazine).
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I wonder what Buddy's thinking? BBC Studios, Birmingham, England 11/20/02.
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Getting all artsy again, taking pictures in the glass. That's from left to right: John, Joe, Me and Buddy. BBC Studios, Birmingham, England 11/20/02.
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John listening to a playback at the BBC studios. Birmingham, England 11/20/02.
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John letting 'em have it. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Buddy and I TCB. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Checking the scene. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Can't remember what this was about, but it must heve been funny. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Ha. That'll teach ya. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Wackin' the ivories. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Tickling the ivories. Corn Exchange, Cambridge 11/16/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Packed in like sardines; to the rafters, but diggin' it. Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England 11/16/02.
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Flash (Yes folks, the Real Honest to god Jenyouwine Westley Bone), tech extraordinaire. Getting John all set for a night of geetar playin'.
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After John bought us a nice English bowl of soup at the English pub, we ended up getting caught in the English rain. Just like we thought it would be every day. Except it wasn't. Most days were lovely. Here's John making his way home on a dreary English day.
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Striking a pose for the folks. Central Theatre, Chatham, England 11/15/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Straight on thru. Central Theatre, Chatham, England 11/15/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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All paying close attention to. Uh. . Central Theatre, Chatham, England 11/15/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Sometimes two heads are better than one. Usually I keep one of them under my shirt, but I guess it got out this time. Central Theatre, Chatham, England 11/15/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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Musta been another funny one. Central Theatre, Chatham, England 11/15/02. Image property of Westley Bone.
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wee shtoped by thish plashe for. . oh . . just a minute 'n' they gave us this tour.. . .'n' then . . . whoops. Help me up, willya . . Edinburgh, Scotland 11/13/02
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Took in all the sights after we played at Usher Hall. Not much open at 3am, but it's very quiet, and there are no tourists. Except me. St. Giles' Cathedral just down the hill from Edinburgh Castle. 11/13/02
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My dad was very excited that I was playing here. Turns out he had a big thrill playing for Queen Elizabeth here at this very same hall in 1964. He didn't stay in the Maestro's room though. Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland 11/12/02.
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The Splinter Group. Great buncha guys. From left to right that's: Nigel, Larry, Peter, Pete and Roger. Empire Theatre, Sunderland, England 11/11/02.
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If you stand in exactly the right place, Peter will look right at you in the middle of the set. Took me a couple weeks, but I finally got a good shot of it. Empire Theatre, Sunderland, England 11/11/02.
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A brief moment in the spotlight. Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England 11/8/02.
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Missing my upright bass. Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England 11/8/02.
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Me, Joe, Igor and Buddy. Arts Centre, Coventry, England 11/7/02.
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Oops, Pete's busted me again. Apollo Theatre, Oxford, England 11/3/02.
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Mailing a postcard to my mom. Hi mom! Milton Malsor, England 11/3/02.
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Fireworks for Guy Fawkes Day. Pretty incredible. Took these from the roof of the Derngate Theatre in Northampton, England 11/2/02.
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Off to merry ol' England (and Scotland) to play with Peter Green and the Splinter Group. 38 gigs, no days off. Somewhere in there we managed to record a BBC radio show (Paul Jones) and make a live record (No Days Off). Map property and courtesy of Ray Cummings.
     
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