POMPEY POP

Saving Ink

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That Bert Weedon had a neat trick, signing “Best Wishes Bert Weedon” with just one B and one W! (But how did he play-in-a-day holding the guitar like that?)

This one is a present from Carole and there is still more to come

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Author: pompeypop

University lecturer, longtime local musician and recently historian of popular music - especially in and around Portsmouth. My blog is entirely about that topic

5 thoughts on “Saving Ink

  1. My old mate Martin Meads, the drummer in the band I sang with , The Motherfolkers, used to be in Bert’s backing band. Not an easy man to work with, apparently. (Bert, not Martin!!)

  2. I always remember his claim of being the only guitarist that could play 5000 notes in one minute, any one remember ?

  3. Ah, Bert Weedon – always reminds me of Bonzo Dog Band’s “We Are Normal” !!

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